MATRIX-A8 is a core of a music distribution, paging, discussion and zone management system for commercial and fixed installations. It features up to 20 inputs and 20 outputs in a single device powered by a state-of-the-art DSP circuitry. Easy to operate and to install thanks to an intuitive GUI, it offers a large number of remote controllers for a wide range of applications.
20 x 20 Digital Matrix
8 analog IN / 8 analog OUT via local ports
4 digital IN / 4 digital OUT via local ports to analog panel I/O
8 digital IN / 8 digital OUT via DANTE optional module
Up to 192 In x 192 Out
The basic system offers a total of 12 IN x 12 OUT without the Dante option. I/O expansion is possible with 16 pcs devices linked together for a maximum of 192 x IN and 192 x OUT.
Gain, Limiter / Compressor, Ducker, Matrix, Gate / Expander, Feedback Canceler, Parametric EQ, Bandpass Filters, Delay, Crossover Filters, Auto Mixer
MATRIX-A8 is intended for non-expert customers looking for quick and easy operation. The intuitive GUI utilizes a familiar hardware-like layout to enable a short programming timeline and rapid hardware implementation.
The friendly editor makes any setting or modification easy. It reports the control status in real time with clear graphic indications for all functions.
MATRIX-A8 uses four types of connections all CAT5e compatible:
RCNET, based on RS-485 transfer protocol, for MATRIX link.
RD, based on AES3 transfer protocol for point to point digital audio transport plus RS-485 for panel control.
Ethernet Dante for multi-channel digital audio transport.