Fast. Easy. 4K to NDI®.
Capture 4K UHD video directly from the source and translate to NDI® for use with any compatible system, device, or software on your network with the NewTek Connect Spark™ Pro video converter.
- HDMI video input with embedded audio
- IP output via NDI® with near-zero latency
- Support for 4K UHD and 1080p video at up to 60fps
- Unicast and multicast transfer modes
- Web-based remote configuration and monitoring
- NDI® tally support with built-in tally lights
- Wired Gigabit Ethernet connectivity
- Support for Power over Ethernet (POE)
- Hardware-based FPGA and SoC technology
- Industry-standard, threaded-screw camera mount
Connect Spark™ Pro Features
NewTek Connect Spark™ Pro is the fastest, easiest, and most flexible solution for converting 4K UHD video for IP workflows. In its ultra-portable enclosure, it combines the groundbreaking benefits of NDI®, NewTek’s innovative Network Device Interface technology, with powerful, professional features for modern video production.
Full-Bandwidth NDI® Output
Translate video from the connected camera or device to IP, delivering to the network as a high-quality NDI® video source with near-zero latency.
Portable and Mountable
Carry Connect Spark™ Pro with you wherever you go, or optionally mount to a compatible camera or support using the industry-standard threaded screw mount.
Compatible With Any NDI® Workflow
Share video over IP with any compatible system, device, or application that supports NDI®, including NewTek solutions and products from third-party manufacturers and developers.
4K UHD, HD, and SD Formats
Convert video of any compatible format to NDI®, including 4K UHD, with native support for resolutions up to 2160p at 60 frames per second.
Connect, capture, and convert any compatible HDMI video source.
Power over Ethernet (POE)
Power Connect Spark™ Pro via USB, or optionally power over the wired Ethernet connection using a suitable POE networking device.
Present high-quality sound, with support for embedded HDMI digital audio and 1/4” analog audio.
NDI® Transfer Modes
Transmit video to your network using your choice of supported NDI® transfer modes, to include unicast and multicast UDP with forward error correction (FEC), and unicast TCP.
Receive tally notification from compatible NDI® devices via physical LEDs when video output from Connect Spark™ Pro is visible on Program and/or Preview.
Monitor video, manage login credentials, access controls, and configure audio, video, and network settings from any supported Web browser on any compatible networked device.
NDI® Virtual Input
Designate Connect Spark™ Pro as the video input source in popular desktop video applications like Google Hangouts, GoToMeeting, Skype, Skype for Business, WebEx, Zoom, and more using the free NDI® Virtual Input* tool.* NDI Virtual Input included with the free NewTek NDI Tools download.
Easily identify Connect Spark™ Pro on your network with the ability to apply custom device and channel names.
Access Connect Spark™ Pro devices connected to other networks via IP address and make them visible within your production environment using NDI® Access Manager.
Free Firmware Updates
Download and install free firmware updates to ensure your Connect Spark™ Pro is equipped with the latest features, capabilities, and performance enhancements.