Tv Channel Automation Playout Software Mac Free Download

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NEW bundles, now with 12G support!

  • Up to 8 HD channels or 2 UHD all-in-one box capture solution
  • Audio LTC (or reference) input
  • Up to 32 channels of audio
  • No transfer time needed (files are readily available)
  • Edit-while-ingest
  • Ideal for multicam Live productions
  • Multiple ingest and playout channels
  • Apple ProRes, Avid DNxHD, XDCAM, and other codecs
  • Multiple codecs & destinations

The first instant replay software on the Mac

  • For video production or as an adjudication system for referees
  • While recording, immediately playback an action that just happened
  • Select the camera for output via SDI and playback at variable speed
  • Playlist editor to assemble the highlights of your recording
  • Import media in your playlist to playout just about any media file
  • Hardware controllers available (SKAARHOJ XC8, SuttlePRO, Stream Deck)

PlayOut' is the codename of TV broadcast Playout automation software. Play Out Automation Software - Satellite Channel Playout Software. Low-cost live assist and automation software for radio and Internet broadcasting. Broadcast playout software for radio broadcasting and Internet streaming. OnTheAir Video can be used for automated playout using its own scheduler or it can serve as a clip store for live news operations, local broadcast or live shows. Schedules can be created weeks in advance. Thanks to its powerful Smart Playout Engine, OnTheAir Video supports multiple video formats such as Apple ProRes®, AVC-Intra®, Avid DNxHD®, H.264, HEVC, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, MPEG.

Open and powerful playout solution for the Mac

  • Dynamic Graphics Overlay (optional)
  • Transitions (NEW)
  • On-screen Preview (NEW
  • Mix-and-match 4K and HD contents in high quality
  • Support for Closed Captioning CEA-708 and CEA-608 or Subtitling OP47
  • Output to SDI or NDI®
  • Actions like secondary events to control CG, routers, ...

Open playout solution for the Mac

  • Supports most file wrappers (QuickTime, MXF, ts)
  • Supports most video codecs (Apple ProRes®, Avid DNxHD®, DVCPRO HD, H.264, MPEG-2, XDCAM EX®, XDCAM HD®,...)
  • Output to SDI or NDI®
  • Still image playback
  • Supports clips with alpha channel
  • Control playback from production switcher

For live or 24/7 operations

  • Redundancy and automatic restart
  • Output to NDI®
  • Master - Slave mode
  • Media management (clip validation and notifications)
  • Remote control with a REST API
  • Advanced scheduling with OnTheAir Manager
  • Plug-Ins enable integration with video routers, GPI, CG

Ideal for live shows with Cue Mode and A/B Roll

  • Free application - install on any number of workstations
  • Can control multiple OnTheAir Nodes over TCP/IP
  • A/B roll (one client)
  • Cue mode for live playout
  • Access to clip attributes for secondary events
  • Clip trimming & information (Codec, fps, etc.)
  • GPI trigger
  • Control the play out from an iPad

Unique calendar and playlist-based user interface

  • Unique calendar and playlist-based user interface Unlimited levels of nested playlists
  • Categories for automated programming (color, default attribute, logo, graphic, etc…)
  • Easy integration with traffic systems
  • Electronic Program Guide (EPG) generation (Optional)
  • Emergency Alert System (EAS) support (Optional)

Open and intuitive user interface

  • Easy-to-use character generator
  • Publish Items for use by the OnTheAir Video and OnTheAir Node attributes
  • Output to SDI or NDI®
  • Built-in RSS feed
  • Crawls (either to left or to right)
  • Use an additional video input as background
  • Play animated image sequences or videos
  • Remotely controllable

This software has been discontinued.


It is not available for purchase anymore and support is limited.

Easy integration with other applications

  • Control many matrix video switchers through RS232
  • Control Blackmagic-Design Videohub or AJA Kumo through Ethernet
  • AppleScriptable
  • Can be controlled directly from OnTheAir Video or OnTheAir Node for automatic switching


24x7 playout with support for all major formats, branding and streaming.


Create professional graphics using animated videos, crawls and tickers


Automate your on-air output by controlling our products or 3rd party devices.


Live production with our shotboxes and video mixers.


WidePath Technologies

WidePath is a broadcast technology company specialized in high-end solutions for TV stations, public institutions, universities, houses of worship, IPTV and numerous other areas of broadcast. We provide solutions such as MCR automation, playout, CG, ingest, MAM, video-mixers, multiviewers, etc.
Our 15 years of experience and installations on all the continents are our best recommendation. We're trusted both by small TV stations and by global networks such as Televisa or Dish.

Supported Video Cards

Tv Channel Automation Playout Software Mac Free Download Pc

We support a variety of playout and recording video cards that allow you to deliver your content in the highest possible quality.