INTRODUCING BRIGHTSIGN 4K
Ultra HD. Ultra Reliable.
Commercial 4K digital signage
media player that employs leading
technology for true 4K playback
Ultra-reliable, fan-less and solid-
Plays native 4K, H.265, 10 bit
video at 60 fps via HDMI 2.0
BrightSign 4K will be shipping later
* Can’t wait? BrightSign XD players can
upscale HD content to 4K resolution
BRIGHTSIGN XD MODELS
Exceptional PC-class performance. Engaging
XD230 Networked Player
Powerful video engine capable of dual Full HD 1080p60 decode and
simultaneous content playback from local, networked and streaming
sources. Abundant content support including HTML5 and 3D content.
And UDP network control for video wall synchronization, mobile
device interactivity and messaging between BrightSign and third-
XD1030 Networked Interactive Player
All the features of the XD230 plus S/PDIF output for pure digital and
surround sound audio, and a diverse range of interactive controls
such as GPIO, serial, USB, UDP and mobile devices for engaging
XD1230 Networked Interactive Player with
Includes all the features BrightSign offers plus Live HDTV playback to
play content from any broadcast channel (even HDCP-protected
content) via the HDMI input or closed-circuit TV via the ATSC/Clear
BRIGHTSIGN HD MODELS
HD120 Basic Interactive
Bring your stand-alone display to life with the most
affordable, Full-HD solution offering simple GPIO
HD220 Networked Looping
Enjoy easy networked content updates and live data
feeds along with flawless video playback, UDP
support and synchronization.
HD1020 Networked Interactive
Engage your audience with a wide range of
interactive options using GPIO, USB, serial and UDP
connections and networked content for a truly
Affordable, quality media players that deploy with ease
and operate with confidence
Commercial Audio Distribution
Delivers flawless music and messaging playback using intuitive playlists and
scheduling. Ideal for playing licensed audio files and custom music playlists, as
well as custom audio tied to signage presentations.
Networked Audio Delivery: Supports single zone audio with enhanced audio
(crossfading, mixing) or dual zone standard audio.
Background Audio: Upload playlists by publishing to an SD card or via network
Content Support: A wide range of licensed content and custom audio playlists;
audio file formats including MP2, MP3, ACC and WAV.
Synchronized Audio/Video: Integrates music and messaging with digital signage
to deliver a cohesive audio/video experience.
Signature Reliability: Solid-state platform is more dependable than PCs.
Simple Administration: BrightAuthor software and free networking options
require minimal technical skills for updates and management – no need for
professional IT or A/V support.
Non-PC, solid-state device
with no moving parts to fail:
<1% failure rate!
Compact enough to install
on/near the display
Purpose-built OS for digital
Open standards to easily
customize or integrate with
BRIGHTSIGN ADVANTAGES OVER
Includes software and
networking solutions – no
Low power requirements
Easy to install & manage
Wide range of content
support – build it once and
use it often! (jpegs, H.264 video,
High reliability results in
little to no maintenance
Scalable – delivers simple &
advanced features on a
Sophisticated capabilities. Infinite possibilities.
Native 4K Playback
BrightSign 4K offers leading-edge technology for true 4K playback of 3840x2160
resolution 10 bit video using H.265 compression, at 60 fps via HDMI 2.0.
Powerful Video Engine
Advanced hardware-accelerated video engine with superior scaling technology
and uncompromised decoding power to simultaneously playback content from
local, streaming and live sources, upscale 1080p to 4K, play native 4K video, or
play two Full HD videos at once.
Use BrightSign XD’s superior scaling technology to upscale 1080p content to
sharp 4K resolution.
Bring Live TV to your signage using BrightSign’s ATSC/Clear QAM tuner* or HDMI
input. Even protected HDCP content can be played.
Build engaging content using familiar development tools. Layer HTML5 assets
and high-bandwidth video for flawless playback on our hardware-accelerated
* DVB is not supported
BRIGHTSIGN PC-CLASS FEATURES
Add the popular swipe screen interactivity to your presentations within HTML
Add crystal clear digital sound to your presentations via SPDIF.
Supports buffered playback of Full HD videos, MJPEG and audio streams in all
common formats – HLS, UDP/RTP/RTSP, HTTP, SHOUTcast, etc.
IP Streaming Server
Serve video streams from BrightSign XD’s local storage to devices on the
same local area network.
Easily create video walls using this powerful drag-and-drop BrightAuthor tool
that uses a common clock to achieve frame-accurate synchronization.
BRIGHTSIGN PC-CLASS FEATURES
Playback multiple content types and multiple videos on a single screen using
zones – even play video and audio playlists independently from a single player.
Trigger playback from virtually any type of interactive device including barcode
scanners, motion sensors, RFID, GPIO, USB button controls, touch screens,
mice and much more!
Interact with signage via mobile devices, deliver emergency messaging,
integrate with databases, show controllers, etc.
Instantly display updated content and live feeds without republishing the
presentation using Live Data, Live Media, MRSS, Twitter, Flickr feeds and more!
Perfect for menu boards, waitlists, schedules, social media posts and more!
BRIGHTSIGN PC-CLASS FEATURES
Play content targeted to the current location of your moving digital
signage using a USB GPS dongle.
Easily update messaging and interact with locally networked signage
using your iPad or iPhone. Change user variables and trigger UDP
events for instant signage updates.
Get a sneak peek of how your signage will display by viewing your
presentation playback in BrightAuthor.
BrightSign’s multiple networking options make it easy to update
content, playback live content, monitor and manage your digital signs
BRIGHTSIGN HD & XD FEATURES
Touch/Swipe Interactivity: Engage your audience and
enhance the customer experience with touch screens, swipe,
mobile devices and motion sensors for wayfinding and product
Dynamic Playlists: Dynamically insert promotions and current
information without republishing an entire presentation.
Native 4K and Dual Video Decoding: Play dual Full HD
videos simultaneously and even upscale 1080p videos to 4K
BrightWallTM: Create unique video walls for vibrant
exhibits, events and promotions.
Smart Menu Boards: Uses Live Text, UDP controls and scheduling to
update menus and pricing automatically without republishing the
BrightSign App: Easily update pricing, menu items and specials on
the fly with locally networked signage using your iPad or iPhone.
KEY MARKET APPLICATIONS
Hotels & Casinos
Live Text: Tweet visitors a welcome message upon arrival, add
them to a waitlist or update conference room schedule displays.
HTML5: Display state-of-the-art HTML5 content in your
Bars & Stadiums
Live TV: Add live video in both full and multi-zone layouts
to let fans watch the game while promoting merchandise.
Smartphone Interactivity: Access the bar’s virtual
jukebox to control the music playing.
Dynamic Content Integration: Connect public and private
live data feeds to share school events, welcome visitors and
quickly communicate messages to students throughout
AFFORDABLE DIGITAL SIGNAGE
Show Controlling: Control what’s playing on the screen
(as well as audio and lighting) remotely with UDP
Commands and iPads, smart phones and the like.
Multi-Zone Layouts: Multiply your messaging with Full HD
video playback and advertising to educate and inform.
IP Streaming: Stream content over the Internet to keep
content relevant and fresh.
Museums & Attractions
Interactivity: Engage visitors with on-screen touch and swipe
controls, buttons and motion sensors that are sure to educate
Sign Preview: make presentation authoring easier by
previewing playback before publishing using BrightAuthor.
EASY TO USE DIGITAL SIGNAGE
BRIGHTSIGN IS THE RIGHT CHOICE
Everything you need for sophisticated digital signage.
Powerful Performance And Reliability
Designed exclusively for digital signage, BrightSign’s slim OS delivers
superior signage capabilities and exceptional Full HD video quality with a
solid-state platform you can depend on.
Easy To Use, Sophisticated Features
Get dynamic results without difficulty with
BrightSign’s abundance of sophisticated
and easy-to-use features.
All Inclusive Options
Free BrightAuthor software and networking
solutions are included, with an option to
subscribe to BrightSign Network, a cloud-based
service that frees you from the complexities of
hosting and maintaining your own network.