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WINK 4K Forge

WINK Forge

WINK 4k Forge features the ability to transcode the latest generation of Ultra High Definition (UHD) videos. Using WINK's extremely low latency, high quality transcoding engine the results are incredible. Offering all of the same features of the WINK Forge plus the ability to handle the highest resolution videos, with any aspect ratio, this product is an excellent long term transcoding solution for the latest generation of video.

Unlike similar products the WINK 4k Forge does not sacrifies frame rate in order to provide the higher resolution. The WINK 4k Forge will process your 4k videos at the native input frame rate (up to 60 fps). WINK 4k Forge supports resolutions even beyond 4k. Depending on desired codec and aspect ratio the 4k Forge can produce 8k video with a limited number of streams.

The WINK 4k Forge teaturing the ability to be a drop in IPTV server (multicast or unicast), RTMP or RTSP server, and offering secure VPN functionality and countless codecs and transport protocols the 4k Forge fits virtually every situation.

Featuring a easy to use Web Management interface, and REST like API, users and developers will be pleased with ease of use and customization available. 

WINK Forge

 WINK 4k Forge

* Note: 1U and 2U units available, depending on configuration.


Features and Specifications


  • Up to 8 concurrent streams
  • Ultra High Definition Video (4k and beyond)
  • Subtitles
    • Embedded
  • Resize / Scale / Crop
  • Frame Rate Recoding
  • Variable bit rate / Consistent bit rate
  • Adjustable Key Frame Index
  • Watermark
    • Static
    • Animated
  • Multiple concurrent output rates


  • IPTV
  • RTSP Family
  • RTMP Family
  • HTTP Progressive
  • UDP Multicast
    • IPTV Adaptations
    • Security Monitoring
  • TCP Socket
  • Local File / Pipe


 Addon Modules

  • Genetec Security Center Mobile Integration
  • Genetec Security Center 5.2 Integration
    • SDK Client
  • Genetec Omnicast 4.8 Integration
    • Virtual Decoder
  • WINK Archive
  • WINK Cloud Transcoding

Hardware Overview

  • Redundant Hotplug Power
  • Redundant Bondable GigE

Language Localizations

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • Japanese


  • MPEG1
  • MPEG2
  • MPEG4
  • H.263
  • H.264
    • Base Profile
    • Main Profile
  • MJPEG / MJ2
  • RAW (Various)
  • MP3
  • AC3
  • AAC

Formats / Containers

  • AVI
  • FLV (Flash)
  • MP4
  • HLS (iOS / Android)




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