Media Excel defines the adaptive bitrate, multi-device transcoding standard for multi-screen video delivery. Its HERO solution provides superior scalability, greatest density, flexibility, and power efficiency while offering unmatched multi-screen HD delivery.

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Live Transcoder - HERO Live is a 19" 1RU rack-mount H.264 LIVE OTT multiscreen transcoding platform. Up to 8 x HD/SD-SDI and IP inputs, multi-format support with options for HEVC.


File Transcoder - HERO File is a 19" 1RU rack-mount H.264 File based transcoding platform. Multi-format support with options for HEVC.

HMS Management System

Management System - HMS remotely manages and controls all Live and File transcoding groups simultaneously, both appliance and cloud based. Allows fast and secure deployment with centralised visibility.


Live Transcoder - HERO Events Encoder is a portable, short 19" appliance for Single of Dual channel encoding. With both HD/SD-SDI and IP inputs it is ideal for field-use, simple to set up and cost effective.


Encoder/Decoder - The HERO Contribution Encoder/Decoder product family delivers exceptional quality and proven reliability for content gathering, head-end and confidence feeds. It has the flexibility to accommodate legacy and emerging video compression standards from MPEG-2 to AVC and HEVC, creating a hybrid and unified workflow within a single encoder unit.


Encoder - The HERO Intelligence Encoder is a multi-channel, multiformat, encoding solution designed for remote location, high quality and mission critical Intelligence & Surveillance applications.


Cloud - HERO Cloud is a transcoding licence for use in either the private or public cloud. Enables transcoding of video assets at a low processing cost with superior quality and low bitrates for additional savings on distribution costs.

HERO 4K Encoder

Encoder - HERO 4K Ultra-HD HEVC encoder offers the next level in high quality field-proven, standards compliant 4K/UHD encoding in a 1RU platform.

HERO 4K Decoder

Media Excel’s 4K Ultra HD HEVC Decoder presents the next level of video experiences.

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Video Quality remains the paramount feature that customers demand and encoder vendors are graded upon. HERO’s leadership in the encoder Video Quality has been proven throughout the years. HERO was chosen against other encoder vendors in head-to-head shootouts with major companies like MobiTV, LGU+ and Telstra. High Profile clients like the NBA, NFL, Olympic Games and the World Cup have relied on HERO’s superior quality to deliver exceptional content to their viewers.