Vizrt announces XR Set Express, an out-of-the-box virtual graphics solution

One-box features NDI® camera, ready-to-produce virtual set, brilliant production

28 Oct 2021

Bergen, Norway - 28th October 2021— Vizrt, the leader in software-defined visual storytelling solutions (#SDVS) today announces the world’s first fully-equipped, virtual studio-in-a-box — XR Set Express. Simplicity is key for XR Set Express with pre-configured and pre-calibrated features enabling quick setup and instantaneous use.

Features include:

  • A fully functional scene, ready to produce with
  • Viz Arc control surface
  • A Panasonic UE100 PTZ
  • Pre-configured hardware and software
  • Pre-calibrated lens and additional simplified lens settings

Daniel Url, Global Head of Product Management, said “XR Set Express removes the operational complexity that a virtual studio can represent. We created XR Set Express to provide our world class Virtual Studio technology for organizations aiming for a great value, easy-to-operate system without compromising the quality of the production.”

Fueled by world-class technology

XR Set Express leverages Vizrt’s unbeaten Virtual Studio capabilities alongside the connected workflows of NDI®, the versatile leading IP-video standard. NDI® is used to enable video, tracking data and full control of the Panasonic UE100 PTZ camera through a single cable connection. Viz Arc provides intuitive and flexible control for studio setup and configuration. Positioning of graphics, studio customization, auto-setting of the best keyer on the market, presetting desired camera positions and much more is now accomplished within a few clicks.

The addition of a fully functional virtual scene, with its three main areas and pre-built AR graphics, provides users the ability to hit the ground running to tell engaging visual stories from day one. XR Set Express’ built-in flexibility allows users to still run any virtual studio created, in-house.

XR Set Express is part of the Extended Reality Suite, also available via Flexible Access, making world-class broadcast technology available to all organizations.