YoloLiv has launched the Yolobox Professional, the larger and extra useful model of the unique Yolobox which made a reputation for itself for being a self-contained dwell streaming resolution together with a 7-inch monitor with a touchscreen.
The fundamental motion is to import from varied sources, swap these inputs dwell or recorded as dwell after which stream out to pre-defined on-line providers like YouTube, Twitch, and so forth. You possibly can add graphic overlays and rolling captions. There’s a scoreboard function and dwell chat choices. So, what’s new with the upgraded Yolobox Professional?
Yolobox Professional is similar besides there’s extra of every little thing and that features a higher Qualcomm processor to enhance the streaming sign. That additional energy guarantees extra providers sooner or later, however extra about that later.
The distinction between Yolobox and Yolobox Professional
Firstly the display screen is larger, an 8–inch LCD from the unique’s 7-inch. The unit itself is heavier and has a fan on the backside; perhaps the results of the Qualcomm processor from the 625 to the claimed twice as highly effective 660 chip. The display screen can be brighter with a Nit worth of 400 from the unique 350 – a serious promoting level of the unique Yolobox was its attraction to the street warrior streamer needing a display screen for all weathers.
Going by way of the function set, the brand new unit has extra digicam HDMI inputs, effectively yet one more. After all, an HDMI enter doesn’t must be a digicam, it may be a pc and even one other switcher for extra inputs. Transferring alongside the rear of the brand new unit there’s a new USB–C port which makes three of them, two will be inputs as they’re totally featured. The final is used for charging.
There’s additionally a mic-in, a line-in, and a headphone-out. Permitting you extra enter decisions with the headphone output there to assist in case you’re solely the switcher in a selected state of affairs and have to take heed to the combination.
Has the operation modified?
YoloLiv haven’t sought to re-invent the wheel with this new unit. The fundamental operation is similar, simply higher. Maybe a Mark II badge would have been higher however you possibly can see them promoting the unique field in parallel. You continue to have an amazing kind issue for streaming remotely or on the transfer. You possibly can insert overlays and pre-set your locations in a short time. Different switchers will make you add a pc and a display screen, and are bulkier. You may then wish to use an online app like Restream to direct your content material. You don’t with Yolobox and Yolobox Professional.
Do you have to improve to Professional?
If you happen to want extra inputs then sure, put money into the brand new field. Maybe the actually intelligent factor to do is use your unique Yolobox to remotely stream to your new Professional field (we haven’t tried this but however theoretically it’s doable). However as a result of the operation of each containers is so related you might have sufficient energy along with your unique field for now. There’s a few $400 distinction between the 2 (YoloLiv not too long ago dropped the unique’s value) which is sizeable in case you’re nonetheless constructing your streaming enterprise but it surely additionally could push you in the direction of the brand new mannequin.
Upcoming new options
With the brand new processor, YoloLiv has teased the market with some previews of what could also be doable in future updates. Included are Chroma Key; modifying fonts and colours; enhanced audio interface; bitrate management and adjustment and varied graphic templates. We will assessment this stuff after they seem.
Please tell us if you have already got Yolobox or in case you’re planning on shopping for the brand new Professional. How do these containers price towards the class-leading switchers from Blackmagic Design?