MANTIS Video Encoder

The Mantis is a best-in-class, multi-input single channel live video streaming appliance.

When you need carefree, 7 x 24 live audio/video streaming, the Mantis is your best choice.

The Mantis offers multiple input options, such as HDMI, SDI, DVI, VGA, Composite and Component connections. Select one of these formats and simply connect to the DEVOS or Arcus systems with ease

Live video is converted in real time to industry standard H264 with AAC audio, which is compatible with virtually all modern players, servers, and devices. Mantis allows you to stream live video to systems that support Flash player, HTML5/DASH, and HLS, so you can view on desktops, iPhone, iPad, Android, Roku, Smart TV’s, and similar devices.

When used with a Discover Video system solution, Mantis supports remote configuration and control. This exclusive feature allows you to plug in the appliance on a private networks, inside firewalls, and configure/control it from the system.

Configure Mantis for a fixed IP address or use the default DHCP. You can find the Mantis using the DV Finder, then log in and make configuration settings from an easy to use web interface.

Insert your own memory into the USB port and record video up to the capacity of your device. Mantis can also automatically transfer your recording to a server and optionally delete the recording after transfer.



  • 1 x BNC for 3G/HD/SD-SDI
  • 1 x HDMI
  • 1 x DVI-I for DVI-D/HDMI and DVI-A/VGA
  • 1 x BNC for Composite


  • 2 x RCA for Analog L/R Audio
  • SDI/HDMI/DVI-D embedded audio
  • 1x 3.5 mm phone jack


  • H.264/AVC, Main/ High Profile
  • Configurable bit rate from 1Mbps to 10Mbps
  • Supported input/ output resolutions1080@50p/60p (1080p25/30p output)
    • 1080@50i/ 59.94i/60i
    • 720p@50p/59.94/60p
    • 576@50p/480@59.94p
    • 576@50i/ 480@59.94i


  • AAC-LC
  • 32Kbps to 384Kbps
  • Sample rate: 48 KHz, 16 bit


  • RJ45 10/100 Ethernet
  • DHCP Client, Fixed IP


  • RTMP
  • RTSP
  • TS UDP/TCP unicast/multicast
  • HLS

Record Format

  • MP4, TS
  • Power
  • 12V, AC Power Supply Included


  • 3.25”D x 1.5”H x 6”W

datasheet Download Mantis Datasheet

Mantis is a live H.264 video streaming and recording appliance. It is ideal for continuous streaming, event broadcasting, and for instant recording

Similar products