7 Aug 2014

Quincy Broadcast Print Interactive Selects LiveU to Expand its Local Newsgathering Reach

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– LiveU (www.liveu.tv), the leader in portable live video 
acquisition, contribution and management solutions, has signed a long-term agreement with 
Quincy Broadcast Print Interactive to provide its compact LU500 and LU400 uplink units, and 
LiveU Xtender external antenna solution for live newsgathering operations at its 14 local 
television stations.
“Our local news operations are deeply rooted in their local communities, and LiveU’s solutions 
allow us to deploy more news crews to help bring this local news home to our viewers,” said 
Brady Dreasler, Director of Technology, Quincy Broadcast Print Interactive. “The lightweight, 
small packaging of the LiveU devices ultimately outperformed above their competition, and 
provided high-quality video when we tested the gear in a handful of markets. The addition of 
the LiveU Xtender has assisted us in transmitting live video in a tough geographic area or when 
cellular congestion arises at a popular event.”
“We are looking forward to our expanded relationship with Quincy Broadcasting as the company 
continues to grow throughout the Midwest,” said Mike Savello, VP Sales, LiveU. “LiveU devices 
offer powerful and cost-effective solutions that can provide Quincy with unparalleled 
performance, quality and reliability.”
The LU500 is the LiveU’s flagship product. Weighing only 2.2lbs (1kg), with a new
video encoder, proprietary antenna technology and up to 14 network links, including 8 internal 
cellular modems, the LU500 offers the most powerful and versatile cellular bonding capabilities in the market.
LiveU's Lu400 represents a highky cost-effective, portable and robust HD video uplink device powered by LiveU's multi-processor video encoding engine.Weighing  around 25oz (700g) and including LiveU’s proprietary internal antenna, the LU400  is available in belt-clip or camera mount configurations. The LU400 offers up to seven bonded connections, including four internal 
cellular modems, WiFi, a LAN connection and one external USB port
The LiveU Xtender integrated antenna solution increases network reception, providing 
additional resiliency for live video transmission in extreme scenarios such as heavily crowded 
areas. The Xtender offers broadcasters the flexibility to use cellular connectivity as part of their 
existing SNG/ENG trucks. A car mounted or tripod-based Xtender connects to a LiveU device 
via a dedicated wireless connection with a range of up to 2600 ft.LiveU owns the patent for cellular bonding for remote news gathering in the US and other 
countries. All LiveU products are based on this fourth-generation patented technology.