Z CAM™ WonderLive

Z CAM™ WonderLive is a feature within Z CAM™ Controller that performs live stitching of video stream from Z CAM™ S1 & Z CAM™ S1 Pro through the Ethernet port, and output to RTMP.

Z CAM™ WonderLive requires a valid software license associated with a designated Z CAM™ S1 or Z CAM™ S1 Pro to use and nontransferable. Note that Z CAM™ WonderLive only works on Z CAM™ S1 with firmware version 0.65 or above.

System Requirements
OS : Windows 10 64-bit
CPU : i7 is recommended
GPU : AMD WX7100, Nvidia GTX 1070/1080 are recommended
Memory : 8GB or above
Network Adapter : Two network adapters are recommended. One directly connected to Z CAM™ S1 and the other one to Internet for streaming.

Supported Features
  • Up to 4K output resolution equirectangular image
  • Save live stitched video file
  • Preview live stitched video
  • Facebook 360 Live integrated
  • Weibo Live integrated
  • RTMP live streaming output
​Quick User Guide
  1. Open Z CAM™ Controller, select network mode to Direct, connect Z CAM™ S1 to PC directly through the Ethernet port.
  2. Connect power to Z CAM™ S1 and it will be turned on automatically.
  3. PC should be connected to Internet in order to perform RTMP live streaming.
  4. On Z CAM™ Controller, click the tab Tools and select Z CAM™ WonderLive, four IP addresses will be detected and shown.
  5. Select the below options accordingly:
  6. Stitch template
    • Auto adaptation : Configuration file will be generated automatically.
    • PTGui file : Browse to select your own PTGui file deemed fit.
    Encode
    • Select resolution, bit rate and IDR interval according to network conditions.
    RTMP
    • Facebook Live : Facebook 360 Live integrated, click to select.
    • URL : Manual input URL to stream.
    Output
    • Preview : Select this output option to enable live preview in equirectangular format.
    • SDI : Blackmagic Design DeckLink Studio 4K card has been functionally tested and verified. Note that if SDI is selected, all other output options would then be prohibited.
    • Stitched file : Save stitched video (with audio track) to a file.
    • Source file : Save original video/audio streams to four respective files.
    Note that RTMP, Preview, Saving stitched video could work simultaneously depending on system performance.

  7. Press Live to start live streaming.

Z CAM™ WonderLive Pro

WonderLive Pro supports Live 360 stereo streaming (powered by NVIDIA)
  • Live 360 stereo streaming
  • Up to 4K resolution equirectangular RTMP
  • Requires Z CAM™ V1 Pro
  • Requires PC equipped with two Nvidia Quadro P6000 or GTX 1080Ti​