Media Players & Servers

These are capable of outputting a wide range of signals including SD, HD, UHD, 4K and beyond. It is possible to sync multiple players together. If you are looking for advice please give us a call. We can offer a wide range of solutions and have a practical knowledge that enables us to recommend the best solution for any given media playback situation, whether it is for a one-off event or a permanent install designed to run unattended. Please note that we are also a very competitively priced retailer of media players and digital signage.

Media Players, Servers & Signage

Brightsign XD1030 Media Player

A compact media player capable of HD video playback, scheduling, network sync and more. The XD1030 has a GPIO port for user interaction.
Day: £25.00
Week: £75.00

Brightsign HD210 Solid-State Media Players

Compact media player, support scheduling, and multiple player synchronisation over LAN (or wi-fi for the HD210W model). Plays HD video. HDMI, VGA & Audio outputs.
Day: £25.00
Week: £75.00

Brightsign XD230 Compact Solid-State Digital Media Players

Compact digital media player supporting multiple HD video zones, HTML5, and much more. These units can be synchronised over LAN, content can be scheduled. Various outputs include HDMI and VGA.
Day: £25.00
Week: £75.00

Brightsign HD210W Wireless Media Player

The HD210W has all the features of the HD210, with additional wireless connectivity.
Day: £25.00
Week: £75.00

Brightsign XT244 - 4k Resolution Networked Media Player

A powerful H.265/H.264 4K and Full HD video engine with Dolby Vision, HDR10 and HLG support, 4K full resolution graphics, 4K upscaling and dual decoding of two 4Kp60 videos simultaneously. Delivers the best HTML5 rendering performance available for Enterprise applications. Includes the standard I/O package of Gigabit Ethernet with PoE+, GPIO, IR, analog/digital audio and an M.2 SSD PCIe interface.
Day: £25.00
Week: £75.00

Brightsign 4K242 4K Media Player

This is an ultra-reliable, fan-less, solid-state, commercial 4K player supporting all of the new technology standards of the 4K ecosystem for true 4K playback, in conjunction with the standarad Brightsign feature set.
Day: £40.00
Week: £120.00

Blackmagic Hyperdeck Studio HD Plus

Professional broadcast playdeck/record deck with native support for H.264, ProRes and DNx file types.
Day: £60.00
Week: £180.00

Mac Mini / Q Lab Server / Catalyst / Keynote / Powerpoint

Mac Mini that can be configured with various licences as required, enabling use as a media server.
Day: £80.00
Week: £240.00

Macbook Pro / QLab Server / Catalyst / Resolume / Keynote / Powerpoint

Macbooks can be supplied with licences for use as media servers, including Qlab, Catalyst or Resolume, or to facilitate keynote or powerpoint presentations.
Day: £100.00
Week: £300.00

Catalyst / Pixelmad Media Server (64 Bit Mac Pro)

Professional Media Server with Pixelmad, for running multiple video screens from a DMX lighting desk, midi controller or custom presets. LFG4 and Blackmagic Intensity Pro capture cards. 32 layers, 16 mixes supporting up to 6 unique screens of content which can be manipulated in realtime. Flightcased with a UPS.
Day: £400.00
Week: £800.00

“Our hire stock includes a large number of Brightsign media players that can function as standalone units, or be setup with network synchronisation, user interaction, scheduled programme playback and many more functions. We can pre-programme systems prior to delivery or set them for simple playback, achievable by overwriting files on the storage media“