Panasonic AV-UHS500 Live Switcher

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The Panasonic AV-UHS500 is a cutting-edge live switcher designed to meet the demands of today’s dynamic media landscape, this advanced switcher offers a wide array of features and capabilities that make it a go-to choice for professionals in the industry.

At the heart of the AV-UHS500 is its powerful processing engine, which enables seamless switching between multiple video sources in real-time. With support for various input formats, including 4K and HD, it provides flexibility and versatility for handling a wide range of content. This versatility is crucial in live productions, where different cameras, video feeds, and sources must be seamlessly integrated.

One of the standout features of the AV-UHS500 is its intuitive user interface, which simplifies the operation of complex live productions. The switcher’s control panel offers easy access to essential functions, making it possible for operators to execute transitions, overlays, and effects with precision and speed. This user-friendly design is invaluable during live broadcasts, where split-second decisions can make all the difference.

With PTZ Camera Control, the AV-UHS500 can be used to control Panasonic PTZ Cameras, like the Panasonic AW-UE160.  The Live Switcher can control up to 8 cameras, and offers control of pan, tilt, zoom, focus, iris, preset store, recall, scope, preset speed, AWB mode, AWB execution, paint and OSD menu.

Additionally, the AV-UHS500 is equipped with an impressive array of creative tools, including keyers, DVE (Digital Video Effects), and multi-viewers. These features enable broadcasters to enhance the visual appeal of their productions, add graphics and effects, and monitor multiple video feeds simultaneously. The switcher’s support for HDR (High Dynamic Range) ensures that content is delivered with stunning clarity and vibrant colours, captivating audiences with an immersive viewing experience.

Moreover, the AV-UHS500 offers seamless integration with other production equipment, such as cameras, recording devices, and streaming platforms. This connectivity enhances the overall workflow and ensures that the switcher can adapt to the specific needs of any production environment.

The Panasonic AV-UHS500 live switcher stands as a testament to the evolution of broadcast technology. Its robust features, user-friendly interface, and compatibility with a wide range of video sources make it an invaluable tool for professionals in the world of live production and broadcasting, delivering high-quality content that captivates audiences worldwide.

Tech Spec

Inputs: 8 x 12G SDI
2 x HDMI
Outputs: 5 x 12G SDI
2 x HDMI
Features: Built in Multiviewer, Animation Wipe, Squeeze, Slide, Five Keyers, PTZ Camera Control Function,
Power Consumption: 1.5A
Transport Weight: 8.6kg


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