Built for Digital Content

An ideal platform for 360VR live streaming, stitching and editing, video production switching and streaming, and combined post production rendering/editing applications

Exclusive Portable Design

For when your service, appliance solution, or personal usage requires full capabilities, portability, and deploy-ability on location

Services for Your Success

NextComputing offers solution creation, engineering, and integration services to customize this flexible platform for the success of you and your customers

Key Features

  • Portable Form Factor

    Briefcase-like form factor and integrated 17.3″ Full HD display, with optional resistive touchscreen

  • High-Performance

    Workstation-class performance in a compact, acoustically quite package for recording environments

  • Advanced Graphics and Expandability

    Supports dual GPUs for smooth visual performance, and additional PCI Express 3.0 slots for full-size PCI Express expansion cards

  • Extensive Storage Options

    Combines the latest technology high-performance NVMe SSD storage and other additional SSD storage

  • Flexible Off-Load

    Configurations available with fast off-load via dual Thunderbolt™ 3 Ports (USB Type-C™) 40 Gb/s Bi-directional Bandwidth, DisplayPort 1.2 capable with 4K video throughout, USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-A, and Wi-Fi

  • Media Bay

    5.25″ expansion bay for a variety of add-on devices or extra storage

  • Easy Transportation

    Includes carrying case for system and accessories. Optional rugged transport cases also available

  • Application Support

    We work directly with our customers every day to ensure that our computers meet their unique requirements

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Built For Your Digital Media Workflow

Do you work in broadcast and media applications such as real-time graphics, event production, presentation capture, video editing, and on-set data management?

Do your hardware and software requirements keep you chained to large desktop systems or an array of different systems for different tasks?

The Radius Live is an all-in-one ultra-high-performance portable workstation specifically tailored to broadcast and media applications such as yours.

It offers full-size PCIe expansion slots and massive storage capabilities to meet the needs of your most demanding applications. The Radius Live also offers a unique design with low-noise fans and a quiet power supply, providing the performance you need without interfering with noise-sensitive production environments. The chassis also offers an integrated 5.25″ bay option for expansion devices like LTO tape drives, removable SSD carriers, camera card readers, and additional hard drives.

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Solution, Engineering,
and Integration Services

NextComputing offers services for solution success and fast time to market or deployment. Outsource tasks and let NextComputing handle processes that are not core to your business so you can focus on what you do best.

See our Services section for a complete look at how we can build, brand, validate, and maintain the perfect appliance for you or your customers.

  • Reduce Costs

    Contain soft costs with an appliance solution validated by us

  • Generate New Products

    Quickly deploy a variety of turnkey solutions based on a common architecture

  • Save Time

    Let us handle configuration management for updates or branching out to new products

  • Extend Your Brand

    Put your logo on the system to create your own branded product

  • And Much More!

System Specs

HD display
  • Integrated 17.3” (439.42 mm) HD LED LCD (1920×1080) with scratch-resistant glass.
  • Internal graphics controller options with DVI-D and DisplayPort low profile molded adapter cables to graphics card of your choice. See graphics card section below.
  • Optional resistive touchscreen
Best-in-class single and dual socket workstation and server CPUs

Powerful processors from Intel and AMD. We will help you select the right processor for your application specific use case

  • Single Intel® Core™ X Series (“Skylake X”)  i7 7800X, i7 7820X, i9 7900X,i9 7980XE
  • Single  8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processors (“Coffee Lake”)  i7 8700, i7 8700K
  • Single Intel® Xeon W Processors starting at 8-cores (16 threads)  to 18 Cores (36 Threads)
  • Single AMD Ryzen 7 2700X 8-cores (16 threads)
  • Single and Dual processor Intel Xeon E5 Series  from  8-cores (16 threads)  to 22 Cores (44 Threads) per processor
  • Dual processor Intel Xeon Gold  6144 to  Platinum 8180 processors from 8-cores (16 threads)  to 28 Cores (56 Threads) per processor
High-capacity, high-performance memory 32GB, 64GB,128GB, 256GB, 512GB, or 1TB DDR4 RAM depending on motherboard chipset
Workstation and server class motherboard chipsets

We will help you select the right chipset  for your application specific use case

  • Intel ATX X299
  • Intel ATX Z370
  • AMD ATX X470
  • Intel CEB C422
  • Intel CEB C600
  • Intel CEB C622
PCI Express 3.0 expansion
  • Up to (5) PCI Express slots -or-
  • (7) PCI Express slots available on the Intel CEB C422 motherboard
  • (6) PCI Express slots on the Intel CEB C600/C622
Graphics card options for your use case

Support for best in class workstation GPU cards: Single and Dual graphics cards from NVIDIA Quadro up to P6000, GeForce including GeForce GTX 1080 Ti 11GB Turbo Edition, and AMD Radeon up to WX9100

Networking and data off-load to support a flexible workflow
  • Intel ATX,  AMD ATX motherboards: 2x Wi-Fi antenna ports (SMA, 2T2R) 1 x USB Type-C™ port, with USB 3.1 Gen 2 support, 1 x RJ-45  1GbE LAN port

  • Intel CEB motherboards: 2 x RJ-45  1GbE LAN ports

  • Optional upgrades: (Intel ATX Z370 only) Intel  Thunderbolt 3 Certified add-in card with Intel® DSL6540 C-step Thunderbolt™ 3 controller Dual Thunderbolt™ 3 Ports (USB Type-C™) 40 Gb/s Bi-directional Bandwidth DisplayPort 1.2 Capable with 4K Video Throughout Daisy-chain up to 12 Devices (6 devices per port)

  • PCI Express slots for range of networking, video I-O, GPU and other I-O cards. Ask NextComputing sales engineer

Storage performance and capacity optimized for your use case

OS/application SSD for fast boot and load: 250GB to 2TB  M.2 PCIe Gen3. X4, NVMe 

Optional Upgrades: We help you optimize the correct performance solution.

  • Depending on motherboard, additional (1) or (2) M.2 PCIe Gen3. X4, NVMe SSD up to 2TB each
  • Up to (2) removable 2.5” 9.5mm Solid State Drives up to 4TB Or Up to quantity (1)  fixed 3.5” SATA/SAS hard drives, up to 10TB each or (2) XLR input modules or (1) 5.25: HH size I-O device
  • Up to (2) fixed mount 2.5” 9.5mm Solid State Drives up to 4TB
Side Media Bay
  • 5.25″ (133.35mm) bay for 5.25″ or smaller add-in devices -or-
  • Up to (6) fixed 15mm hard drives -or-
  • Up to (8) fixed 9.5mm, or smaller, hard drives
RAID for performance with recording Optional: Onboard SATA RAID 0/1/5/10, or via add-on PCIe 12G RAID high performance controller options. Our specialty includes optimization for sustained write, video switching ISO recording, and data recording. See systems engineering services section above.
Operating systems expertise

Windows 10 64 Bit Pro, Windows 2012 or 2016 server, CentOS 7.4, Red Hat 7.4 and other Linux distributions, VMWare vSphere 6.6. We also can optimize the OS installation and settings for your use case

Power options (including for dual GPU)
  • 450W SFX 80 PLUS Gold certified fully modular power supply; 90- 264V, 47-63Hz auto-switching
  • 650W SFX 80 PLUS Gold certified fully modular power supply; 90- 264V, 47-63Hz auto-switching
  • 850W SFX 80 PLUS Gold certified fully modular power supply; 90- 264V, 47-63Hz auto-switching (For dual GPU use cases)
Minimized acoustics noise

Acoustically  quiet system/PSU fans.  See custom systems engineering services below to help tune your application specific solution to minimize acoustics noise but support the ambient temperature range of your requirement within our general temperature range specification. Performance-acoustics-thermally stability balancing is our specialty.

Environmental use case benefits

Based on typical configurations. Custom configuration results may vary:

  • Operating: 5°C–40°C / 41°F–104°F.  Non-Operating: -20°C–70°C, -4°F–158°F.
  • Relative humidity (5-95%) non-condensing
  • Components additional secured mechanically
  • Robust internal structure and external skin structure
Regulations FCC Class A, and CE. Certified TUV
Small physical size and lightweight design
  • 7.09” (180.06mm) D  x  16.78” (462.21mm) W  x  14.16” (359.66mm) H (including folded-down handle)
  • 17-22 lbs. (depending on configuration)
Carrying cases for deploy-ability
  • Includes soft carrying case
  • Optional: hard case with telescoping handle and wheels (TSA compliant) with CNC milled foam with specific density material for shock/vibration
Warranty 1 year parts and labor.  2nd and 3rd year warranty options

Optional Equipment

Soft Case

System includes a high-quality, padded carrying bag.

  • Has room and extra pockets for your keyboard, mouse, cables, and other items
  • The case can be branded with your logo stitched on the front
  • Comes with a two shoulder harnesses for side-slung or backpack-style / ruck-style carrying
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Rugged Case

Optional rugged cases with wheels and telescoping handle.

  • Internal foam cutout snugly holds the system, as well as spaces for additional accessories
  • Can be checked as baggage, while giving you peace of mind that your system is safe
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Start Building Your Solution

A NextComputing Sales Engineer is available by phone or email to answer any questions and to help you build the perfect solution for your specific requirements.

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Resources

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