Wowza ClearCaster 1080


Ensure Success

  • Purpose-built with help from Facebook, the Wowza ClearCaster™ appliance directly connects to Facebook Live's API so you’ll be up-to-date.
  • Auto-configures optimal encoder settings for your conditions and requirements, so you don't have to worry.
  • Real-time stream health monitoring automatically adjusts on the fly to ensure uptime and quality.
  • Developed to significantly increase the streaming success of Facebook Live broadcasts.


  • Deliver crisp, 1080p30 content, and up to 4K UHD when supported.
  • Easily encodes 360° and VR video to create breathtaking experiences for viewers.
Includes x264 for encoding high-quality video, H.264 video streams and is VP9 and H.265-ready.

Incredibly Simple


Just 5 steps and less than 3 minutes to set up.


Start new live streams in seconds.


Just plug in, and we'll take it from there.



  • Talent View functionality gives on-camera personalities the ability to see exactly what their followers see.
  • Generate follower engagement like never before by leveraging Facebook Live Reactions, creating more loyal fans.
  • Interact with followers in real time, get input and gauge your broadcast.

Professional Productions

  • Eliminate awkward pauses for both you and your followers with an integrated countdown clock that cues the exact moment you go live.
  • SDI or HDMI input for your professional-grade equipment.
  • Rack-mountable appliance is designed to easily connect to editing bays and integrate with existing production workflows.
  • Simply syndicate to Facebook Live while meeting your high-definition broadcast standards.

Expert Help

  • 3 years of Hardware and Software Maintenance & Support.
  • Keep ClearCaster plugged in, and we'll send you the updates.
  • 24/7 | 365 Support via phone, email or chat.

The Facebook Live Streaming
Benchmark Report 2017


Facebook Live has taken the streaming-media world by storm. Download the Facebook Live Streaming Benchmark Report to learn how and why video-streaming professionals are using Facebook Live. In this report, you'll learn all about the top benefits, challenges and use cases for Facebook Live broadcasting.


Tech Specs

A/V Input : 1 x SDI/HD/Ultra HD, or 1 x HDMI 2.0a

Supported Capture Input : Up to 2160p30, 4k

A/V Outputs : 2 x HDMI

Encoding : Video - 1080p30 in H.264 (H.265 ready, VP9 ready, 4k 30 ready, 1080p60 ready) AAC @ 48KHz

Streaming : Auto Configuration with Facebook Live

Network : 1 GB Ethernet, Bluetooth ready

Display : Built-in LCD screen with button controls

Size : 1RU, rack-mountable

Power : 200W internal power supply

Warranty : 3 years Factory Warranty (H/W & S/W)






Includes 3-year Hardware and Software Maintenance & Support