Kaleidescape Announces New Compact 22TB Terra Movie Server and New 88TB Terra Movie Server
New products streamline Kaleidescape’s Terra range to better meet storage needs in the expanding world of 4K UHD digital content
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., September 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Kaleidescape, makers of the ultimate movie player, today announced the release of the new Kaleidescape Terra 22 terabyte (TB) Compact Movie Server, replacing its 18 TB Terra Compact, and the release of the new Terra 88 TB, replacing its Terra 72 TB server. These new products are now available through the Kaleidescape reseller network.
“Kaleidescape is committed to acting on customer feedback, streamlining our product line to meet our wide range of customer needs in the 4K the UHD era while maintaining the unparalleled quality, faster download speeds and seamless playback experience that define Kaleidescape,” said Taylor Stansbury, CEO, Kaleidescape. “This new line of servers offers five different storage capacities, spaced approximately a factor of two apart.”
Customers can now choose from the 6TB Terra Compact, 12TB Terra Compact, 22TB Terra Compact, or the larger 48TB Terra or 88TB Terra. This sequencing offers efficient options for those who want storage flexibility at smaller scale, or for those with larger collections looking to expand further 4K UHD titles become available. The Terra and Terra compact ranges can download a UHD 4K movie in as little as 10 minutes.
The new Terra 88 TB can store nearly 1,500 high-fidelity files 4K UHD movies, serve up to 10 simultaneously 4K UHD playbacks and enables fast downloads while simultaneously supporting playback on multiple Strato players. Extremely reliable, the Terra 88TB Movie Server stores high-fidelity movies on a range of high-quality professional hard drives and is designed to continue operating in the rare event of a hard drive failure. If a failed hardware dive needs to be replaced, movies are automatically restored from the cloud.
The compact Terra 22 TB can store more than 350 4K UHD movies or more than 650 movies with a mix of 4K UHD, Blu-ray and DVD quality titles, and serve up to 5 simultaneously 4K UHD readings. The compact Terra offers customers the flexibility to add playback areas and expand their movie collection over time. Up to four Terra Compact Servers can be combined into a single system for more storage.
Kaleidescape movie store has the largest collection of UHD 4K titles available and has nearly 14,000 titles for purchase and more than 9,000 for rental. Users can rent or download movies in reference quality 4K HDR with lossless Dolby Atmos and DTS:X audio, exceeding even 4K Convenient and quality UHD discs by going beyond optical disc capacity and bitrate limits. Additionally, Kaleidescape offers over 700 4K UHD titles are not available on Blu-ray discs.
The Kaleidescape Terra 22TB Compact Movie Server will be priced at $10,995 and the Terra 88TB at a price of $25,995. The accompanying Strato C players are priced at $3,995 each.
Kaleidescape is the ultimate movie player. Kaleidescape elevates every other component in your theater, with high-fidelity video source material, lossless audio, and integration signals to control lighting, shading, seating, lenses, and screen blanking. Based in Silicon Valley, Kaleidescape manufactures its products in the UNITED STATES and sells exclusively through custom installers.