With every purchase of Wirecast, you get get one year of Insider Access included at no cost (renew at $119/yr), which includes free Wirecast software updates and upgrades. But that's not all! As an Insider you’ll also get:
Premium Access ($299/yr) gives you four business hours response time and access to dedicated phone support.
Note: Wirecast 15.2.1 is only supported on macOS Monterey 12 and higher.
Note: Wirecast 15.2.1 is only supported on Windows 10 version 1809 and higher.
If you are enrolled in an active Access Plan, you can update for free. DownloadDownload and install Wirecast 15, and you will automatically have access to all the new features of Wirecast 15.
If you do not have an active Access Plan – go to Step 2.
Select “About Wirecast” in the Wirecast Menu on Mac or the Help Menu on Windows
If you are on version 8-14 and don’t have an active Access Plan, RENEW your plan from STEP 1 and then you can get updates free.
If you’re on version 4-7, then there will be a one-time upgrade fee to the latest version of Wirecast. Once you upgrade, you will receive all future updates and upgrades for 1 year after your purchase. Better still, after that it’s just $119/year to always maintain an Insider Access plan which will keep you on the latest version of Wirecast.
1. DownloadDownload and install Wirecast 15, select Preferences from the "File" (Windows) or "Wirecast" (Mac) Menu and switch to the Licenses tab. Click Upgrade to access the Telestream store and select the product you want to upgrade to.
Note: In order to obtain the upgrade pricing from Wirecast versions 4, 5, 6 or 7, your license key must be activated in the Wirecast Preferences > Licenses panel of your previous version before initiating the upgrade process to Wirecast 15. Failure to ensure your older version is activated will result in upgrade pricing not being offered in the application.
2. Once your order is complete, you'll automatically have access to all the new features of Wirecast 15, depending on your license level.
Note: If you are upgrading from Wirecast 7, you will retain the same license key. If you are upgrading from Wirecast 4, 5 or 6, you will receive an entirely new license key due to a licensing system change.
If you are on Wirecast version 1-3, we don’t have any upgrade pricing available. Please purchase a new license of Wirecast starting at $599.
If you are on Wirecast Play for YouTube version 4-6, we don’t have any upgrade pricing available. Please purchase a new license of Wirecast starting at $599.
There’s a reason Wirecast is used by hundreds of thousands of people around the world for live streaming, recording, and video production. We are committed to making each version better than the one before it. We continually release new features, fixes, and improvements at a rapid rate.
Quickly generate a snapshot of your live stream output with just one click to create a captivating composite image for your show promotions and thumbnails.
Guests can share both their camera and screen in Rendezvous simultaneously, allowing the host to easily add one or both feeds into the broadcast as separate shots or a picture-in-picture composite shot. Quickly create professional webcasts, tutorials, presentations, and more.
VST audio plug-ins are a great way to fine-tune your sound, and now you can use VST3 effect plugins directly in Wirecast. Leverage a wide variety of tools, including compressors, equalizers, reverbs, stereo imaging, and more to professionally control your broadcast’s audio.
Customize your own keyboard shortcuts and create, import, and export custom keyboard shortcut sets to streamline all your action in Wirecast. Assign multiple hotkeys to a single shot, or one hotkey to multiple shots, to trigger composite shots on-the-fly using just a keystroke.
More efficient GPU rendering and updated encoding presets for more efficient encoding without compromising on content quality. Uses up to 60% less computing power, freeing up CPU/GPU for complex production workflows!
Connect and curate comments from Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube directly within Wirecast, with new Social Media Title templates for quickly creating overlays for your broadcast.
Improved support for 4K60 input sources, playback, and stream output, benefitting from the improved resource efficiency of Wirecast 15.
In addition to the enhancements around resource usage and output, Wirecast 15 has optimized file playback performance so you can view your media sources in real-time.
Add a web page as a source or overlay to your broadcast and interact with that webpage in Wirecast as you would normally.
The user interface has been redesigned to be more pleasing to the eye, with larger, brighter fonts, better tally indicators, and improved audio meters for consistent monitoring across different Wirecast windows.
Capture high-quality audio from musical instruments with Rendezvous Music Mode, a setting specifically designed to improve audio bitrate, enable stereo audio, and disable certain processing to preserve the full tonality of your instruments.
In addition to Music Mode, Rendezvous has received some notable enhancements, such as more layout options, microphone mute indicators, mirror view, and network diagnostics.
Dozens of new titles, including several new social media-specific titles.
Wirecast Gear gives you a fully configured live streaming production system that is affordable and easy to use. You can start streaming in minutes, with an end-to-end system configured specifically for your needs.