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Commentary Unit With USB Audio And Luci Live IP

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  • 4 channel commentary mixers
  • USB audio interface
  • Includes Luci Live IP codec
  • Li-Ion battery or external DC power

A 4 input commentator operated outside broadcast unit in the tradition of previous Glensound ISDN units.  This time, the audio I/O is via USB.  The GS-GC5/USB includes LUCI live, the leading software IP solution.  Using the USB audio link to a PC or notepad, IP calls can be established using several high quality codecs including AAC, AAC-HE and MP2

  • 4 channel mixer with mic/line/48v phantom inputs
  • Inputs have Glensound Referee compressor/limiter system
  • 4 x headphone outputs on 6.35mm jacks and 3.5mm jacks
  • Headphone monitoring with 2 sources (MIX and CUE) with left/both/right switching
  • Two line outputs on balanced XLR
  • USB audio link to PC or notepad
  • Includes USB to Ethernet converter to allow wired connection to network
  • Internal Li-ion battery for 7 hours run time
  • External 19v DC power
  • GS-GC5/USB includes the full version of the Luci Live IP codec for PCs and notepads
  • Codecs: MP2, AAC, AAC-HE, AAC- HEV2, G711, G722, ULCC
  • 24 bit ULCC audio codec, 44.1 to 384 kHz sample rate
  • RTP or UDP low-delay streaming, including return channel
  • SC-RTP allows audio to be transmitted via multiple circuits simultaneously ie. wifi, LAN, 3G etc allowing for redundant links
  • 1 way shoutcast/icecast streaming
  • Record while broadcasting
  • Play pre-recorded material while broadcasting
  • N/ACIP compatible
  • Sample rate from 44.1 to 384 kHz
  • ASIO support on Windows

There are many options of software that can be used with the GS-GC5/USB, across different operating systems.  Below are the details of some of the most popular.


Luci Live - IP Codec for iOS/OSX/Windows (Full version included)
Luci is available in 2 versions.  A Lite version that is G722 single channel only, and the full versions that is stereo and with multi format codec options allowing high quality audio links.
Luci Website

Skype - IP Codec for iOS/OSX/Windows
Skype should not be overlooked.  For voice only applications, it performs very well and you would be surprised at the quality when using the GS-GC5/USB and Skype together.
Skype Website 

ipDTL - IP Codec for OSX/Windows
Audio solution that operates on a computer using a Chrome browser
ipDTL Website

Source Elements
 - IP Codec for OSX/Windows
Audio solution that operates on a computer
Source Elements Website


Steinberg Cubasis
 - for iOS
A multi channel sequencer and recorder
Steinberg Website


RTS VLink - for iOS
An intercom panel for the RTS OMNEO intercom system.
App Store Link


Oscillator - for iOS
Audio generator with multiple frequencies and levels.
App Store Link

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