You can use the most basic features of Stagehand Live for free. And when you have a need for more powerful features, you can always upgrade to one of our paid editions to unlock the feature set you want.

Below you can find a table of the different editions we offer and the set of features contained in each:

Feature Free Standard Unlimited  
Resolution 1080p 4K (2160p) 4K (2160p) 4K (2160p)
Layers 1 4 32 32
Outputs 1 1 1 1
Inputs     32 32
Library X X X X
Multiview X X X X
Sequencer   1 32 32
QuickTouch   X X X
ArtNet   X X X
Effects   X X X
NewTek NDI® 1)     X X
Syphon     X X
Operating System        
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS X X X  
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS X X X  
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS X X X  
Permanent License Free 29,99 EUR 259,99 EUR  
1 Week (Temporary License)       14,99 EUR
1 Month (Temporary License)       29,99 EUR

1) NDI® is a registered trademark of NewTek, Inc.

The feature limits listed above only apply to restrictions enforced by the respective edition. Availability and usability of certain features may also depend on the specification of the hardware you are running Stagehand Live on.

Saved shows can be exchanged between different editions and versions. Depending on the licensed featureset and version used, not all layers, sequencers or other settings may be loaded. Settings for unsupported features will be lost when saving a show file again.

Stagehand Live for macOS is no longer available for download. Stagehand Live for Linux is available as a free download from this website. Paid editions can be unlocked through the in app feature store. An upgrade from Standard to Unlimited is on offer, the exact pricing can be seen by going through the feature store.

Apple, the Apple logo, Mac and macOS are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries and regions. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. We are making use of several libraries that are maintained by the Open Source community. A full list of these libraries can be found on our attributions page.

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