Summary of Dante® Audio-over-Ethernet Products

Summary of Dante® Audio-over-Ethernet Products

Studio Technologies products are Dante Domain Manager (DDM) Ready

Studio Technologies is offering unique and exciting products that feature the Dante® audio-over-Ethernet media networking technology. These include a variety of Interfaces, Announcer’s Consoles, and Beltpacks. All products are Dante Domain Manager™ compliant and support AES67.

 



Dante to IFB Interface

Model 43D IFB Interface (Order Code: M43D)

Model 43D Dante to IFB Interface

Model 43D Interface Front View

Specialized audio interface designed for broadcast and related IFB (talent cue) applications. Four audio channels arrive by way of the Dante audio-over-Ethernet networking technology. Two independent, 2-channel powered IFB outputs provide audio and 28 Vdc for supporting connection of portable listen-only user beltpack devices. (Compatible beltpacks include the popular Models 32A, 33, and 34 from Studio Technologies.) Two transformer-balanced line-level “–10” analog outputs are provided for connection to devices such as wireless IFB transmitters, battery-powered user beltpacks, and amplified loudspeakers. Excellent audio quality, ruggedized outputs, status LEDs, and audio level metering make this a sophisticated yet simple-to-use product. Housed in a lightweight “1/2-rack” enclosure with optional rack-mounting front panels. Can be powered by Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) or an external source of 12 Vdc.



Dante to Analog Audio Interface

Model 44D Audio Interface (Order Code: M44D)

Model 44D Dante to Analog Audio Interface

Model 44D Audio Interface Front View

Audio interface that supports Dante audio-over-Ethernet media networking technology and provides two analog line-level inputs and two analog line-level outputs. Also includes two installer-accessible general-purpose inputs (GPI) and general-purpose outputs (GPO). Designed to add Dante inter-connectivity to analog ports associated with 4-wire matrix intercom systems. Can also serve as a dual-channel analog input/output interface for various applications. Housed in a lightweight “1/2-rack” enclosure with optional rack-mounting front panels. Can be powered by Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) or an external source of 12 Vdc.



Dante to Party-Line Interfaces

Model 45DC Intercom Interface (Order Code: M45DC)

Model 45DC Dante to Dual Party-Line Intercom Interface

Model 45DC Intercom Interface Front View

The Model 45DC Dante to Dual Party-Line Interface is designed for applications that utilize single-channel party-line (PL) intercom circuits. Two intercom circuits can be supported by a Model 45DC. Hybrid circuits with automatic nulling provide excellent audio quality and high return-loss. The Dante audio-over-Ethernet media networking technology is used to transport the two send and two receive audio channels associated with the party-line circuits. Two Model 45DC units can interconnect by way of an Ethernet network. Alternately, a Model 45DC can interconnect with other devices such as matrix intercom systems, DSP processors, and audio consoles. The Model 45DC is directly compatible with the RTS® ADAM® OMNEO® matrix intercom network. Party-line power and termination can be supplied by the Model 45DC, allowing direct connection of two “strings” of single-channel user beltpacks such as those offered by Clear-Com®. The Model 45DC can also connect to two existing single-channel powered intercom circuits. The unit is lightweight and has a “1/2-rack” 1U enclosure, making it well suited for portable applications. Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) powered. Can also be powered by 12 Vdc.


Model 45DR Intercom Interface (Order Code: M45DR)

Model 45DR Dante to 2-Channel Party-Line Intercom Interface

Model 45DR Intercom Interface Front View

The Model 45DR Dante to 2-Channel Party-Line Intercom Interface is designed for applications that utilize 2-channel party-line (PL) intercom circuits. Two hybrid circuits with automatic nulling provide excellent audio quality and high return-loss. The Dante audio-over-Ethernet media networking technology is used to transport the two send and two receive audio channels associated with the party-line circuit. Two Model 45DR units can interconnect by way of an Ethernet network. Alternately, a Model 45DR can interconnect with other devices such as matrix intercom systems, DSP processors, and audio consoles. The Model 45DR is directly compatible with the RTS® ADAM® OMNEO® matrix intercom network. Party-line power and termination can be supplied by the Model 45DR, allowing direct connection of user beltpacks such as the RTS BP325. The Model 45DR can also connect to an existing 2-channel powered intercom circuit. The unit is lightweight and has a “1/2-rack” 1U enclosure, making it well suited for portable applications. Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) powered.



Dante-Supported Announcer’s Consoles

Model 208 Announcer’s Console (Order Code: M208)

Model 208 Dante-Enabled Announcer's Console

Model 208 Announcer’s Console Front and Rear Views

Compact audio control center optimized for on-air applications, supporting announcers, commentators, and production personnel where Dante audio-over-Ethernet technology is utilized. Two pushbutton switches allow the user to control two audio output channels: one main and one talkback. The unit requires an Ethernet with Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) connection to supply both the data interface as well as power.

 


Model 214 Announcer’s Console (Order Code: M214)

Model 214 Dante-Enabled Announcer's Console

Model 214 Announcer’s Console Front Angle View

Designed to serve as the audio control center for announcers, commentators, and production personnel. Two pushbutton switches allow the user to control two audio output channels: one main and one talkback. This tabletop unit supports applications utilizing the Dante audio-over-Ethernet media networking technology. The Model 214 is suitable for numerous applications including on-air television sports broadcasting, stadium announce, and corporate AV. The unit integrates all on-air, talkback, and cue audio signal routing in one compact system. Ease of use, configuration flexibility, and sonic excellence are some of the unit’s highlights. Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) powered. Can also be powered by 12 Vdc.

 

 


Model 215 Announcer’s Console (Order Code: M215)

Model 215 Dante-Enabled Announcer's Console

Model 215 Announcer’s Console Front Angle View

Designed to serve as the audio control center for announcers, commentators, and production personnel. Three pushbutton switches allow the user to control three audio output channels: one main and two talkback. This tabletop unit supports applications utilizing the Dante audio-over-Ethernet media networking technology. The Model 215 is suitable for numerous applications including on-air television sports broadcasting, stadium announce, and corporate AV. The unit integrates all on-air, talkback, and cue audio signal routing in one compact system. Ease of use, configuration flexibility, and sonic excellence are some of the unit’s highlights. Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) powered. Can also be powered by 12 Vdc.

 

 


Model 216 Announcer’s Console (Order Code: M216)

Model 216 Dante-Enabled Announcer's Console

Model 216 Announcer’s Console Front Angle View

Designed to serve as the audio control center for announcers, commentators, and production personnel. This tabletop unit supports applications utilizing the Dante® audio-over-Ethernet media networking technology. The Model 216 is suitable for numerous applications including on-air television sports broadcasting, stadium announce, and corporate AV. It can also serve as a 4-channel IFB (talent cueing) master station for remote production (REMI) applications. The unit integrates all on-air, talkback, and cue audio signal routing in one compact system. Four pushbutton switches allow the user to control the main and talkback audio output channels. Ease of use, configuration flexibility, and sonic excellence are some of the unit’s highlights. Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) powered. Can also be powered by 12 Vdc.

 

 



Dante-Supported Beltpacks

Model 362 Listen-Only Beltpack (Order Code: M362)

Model 362 Dante-Enabled Listen-Only Beltpack

Model 362 Listen-Only Beltpack Top and Bottom Views

Portable dual-channel amplifier unit designed for use by talent or production personnel in IFB (talent cueing) and general headphone monitoring applications. Features include Dante audio-over-Ethernet support, configurable audio channel routing, dual level controls, and both 1/4-inch and 3.5 mm output jacks. Unit requires an Ethernet with Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) connection to supply both the data interface as well as power.

 


Model 370 Intercom Beltpack (Order Code: M370)

Model 370 Dante-Enabled 2-Channel Intercom Beltpack

Model 370 Intercom Beltpack Top and Bottom Views

Portable, 2-channel intercom user device for Dante audio-over-Ethernet applications. Multiple units can be used to create a party-line (PL) intercom system in conjunction with an external digital matrix device. Two units can also be directly used in a “point-to-point” intercom configuration. Single- or dual-channel headsets, not included, can be directly connected. The unit requires an Ethernet with Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) connection to supply both the data interface as well as power.

 


Model 371 Intercom Beltpack (Order Code: M371)

Model 371 Dante-Enabled 2-Channel Intercom Beltpack

Model 371 Intercom Beltpack Top View

Portable, 2-channel intercom user device for Dante audio-over-Ethernet applications. Provides 4-pin male XLR connector to support single-channel headsets. Multiple units can be used with Model 5422 Dante Intercom Audio Engine to create a party-line (PL) intercom system. Also works with compatible matrix intercom systems. The unit requires an Ethernet with Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) connection to supply both the data interface as well as power.

 

 


Model 374 Intercom Beltpack (Order Code: M374)

Model 374 Dante-Enabled 4-Channel Intercom Beltpack

Model 374 Intercom Beltpack Top and Bottom Views

Portable, 4-channel intercom user device for Dante audio-over-Ethernet applications. Multiple units can be used to create a party-line (PL) intercom system in conjunction with an external digital matrix device. Two units can also be directly used in a “point-to-point” intercom configuration. Single- or dual-channel headsets, not included, can be directly connected. The unit requires an Ethernet with Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) connection to supply both the data interface as well as power.

 


Model 380 On-Air Beltpack (Order Code: M380)

Model 380 Dante-Enabled 2-Channel On-Air Beltpack

Model 380 On-Air Beltpack Top and Bottom Views

Portable, 2-channel user device optimized for on-air applications where Dante audio-over-Ethernet technology is utilized. Requires connection of a microphone and headset or earpiece, not included. The unit requires an Ethernet with Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) connection to supply both the data interface as well as power.

 

 



Dante-Supported Intercom Interfaces

Model 5422 Dante Intercom Audio Engine

Model 5422 Dante Intercom Audio Engine (identical for both versions)

Model 5422 Dante Intercom Audio Engine Front View

Used to create party-line (PL) intercom circuit functionality in environments that utilize Dante audio-over-Ethernet. Directly supports Models 370 and 374 Intercom Beltpacks. Two versions available: Model 5422-01 provides one group of 32 Dante transmitter (input) and receiver (output) channels. Model 5422-02 supports two groups of 32 Dante transmitter and receiver channels (total 64 channels). Mounts in one space (1U) of a 19-inch rack and is powered by 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz. Can also be powered by an external source of 12 Vdc.
Model 5422-01 (Order Code: M5422-01)
Provides one group of 32 Dante transmitter (input) and receiver (output) channels
Model 5422-02 (Order Code: M5422-02)
Supports two groups of 32 Dante transmitter and receiver channels (total 64 channels)



General-Purpose Dante/Analog Audio Interfaces

Model 5202 Dante to Phones and Line Output Interface (Order Code: M5202)

Model 5202 Dante to Phones and Line Output Interface

Model 5202 Interface Front and Rear Views

General-purpose audio device that supports applications utilizing the Dante audio-over-Ethernet media networking technology. Two Dante-associated audio channels can be assigned to the Model 5202 which provides headphone and balanced line-level outputs. The audio quality is such that virtually any audio application can be supported, from simple headphone or loudspeaker monitoring to interfacing with high-performance on-air broadcast, stadium AV, or corporate audio systems. Multi-step LED meters provide confirmation of the level of the two audio input channels. The compact, lightweight design allows the Model 5202 to be used in portable or desktop situations or deployed as a permanent solution in fixed applications. Standard connectors ensure fast, reliable deployment. The unit requires an Ethernet w/PoE connection to supply both the data interface as well as Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) power.


Model 5204 Dual Line Input to Dante Interface (Order Code: M5204)

Model 5204 Dual Line Input to Dante Interface

Model 5204 Interface Front and Rear Views

General-purpose audio device that supports applications utilizing the Dante audio-over-Ethernet media networking technology. Two 2-channel (“stereo”) analog line-level audio signals can be connected to the Model 5204 and then converted to two channels on an associated Dante connection. The audio quality is excellent, suitable for professional broadcast and AV applications. Multi-step LED meters provide confirmation of the level of the two audio output channels. A dedicated charging output on a USB type-A receptacle supports powering and charging of an associated personal media device. The compact, lightweight design allows the Model 5204 to be used in portable or desktop situations or deployed as a permanent solution in fixed applications. Standard connectors ensure fast, reliable deployment. The unit requires an Ethernet w/PoE connection to supply both the data interface as well as Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) power. The Model 5204’s audio, data, and dedicated charging port use power provided by the PoE connection.



Compact, 2-Channel Mic/Line to Dante Interface

Model 5205 Mic/Line to Dante Interface (Order Code: M5205)

Model 5205 Mic/Line Input to Dante Interface

Model 5205 Interface Front and Rear Views

General-purpose audio input device for use in Dante audio-over-Ethernet applications. The rugged, compact, and portable unit is Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) powered. Features include two mic/line inputs with adjustable gain, P48 phantom power, and level metering. Very good audio performance combined with rapid setup and ease of use. Connects to Ethernet network using etherCON® protected RJ45 jack. The unit requires an Ethernet w/PoE connection to supply both the data interface as well as Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) power.



Multi-Purpose Analog Audio/Dante Interface

Model 5330 Flex-Use Dante Audio Interface (Order Code: M5330)

Model 5330 Flex-Use Dante Audio Interface

Model 5330 Interface Front View

A unique combination of analog audio inputs, outputs, and monitor features let the Model 5330 excel in a wide range of applications. Especially well suited for use in stadium, educational, and corporate facilities that are being upgraded to Dante audio-over-Ethernet media networking technology. Perfect for interfacing “legacy” analog audio equipment and systems to Dante. Connects to Ethernet network using etherCON protected RJ45 jack. Lightweight aluminum enclosure mounts in one space (1U) of a 19-inch rack and is powered by 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz.



4-Channel Mic/Line Input, Line Output Analog Audio/Dante Interface

Model 5414 Mic/Line Input & Line Output Interface (Order Code: M5414)

Model 5414 Mic/Line Input & Line Output Interface

Model 5414 Interface Front View

High-performance audio input/output unit that utilizes the Dante audio-over-Ethernet media networking technology. Applications include broadcast “booth kits;” corporate, government, and stadium media rooms; and front-end interface for press feed systems. Four mic/line inputs on front panel with adjustable gain, P48 phantom power, high-pass filtering, and level metering. Four balanced line-level analog outputs on back panel. Flexible headphone monitor section allows single or dual-channel source selection, level meters, and 1/4-inch jacks on the front and back panels. Audio quality is excellent throughout. All audio inputs and outputs feature rugged circuitry for reliable use in field-broadcast environments. Connects to Ethernet network using etherCON protected RJ45 jack. Lightweight aluminum enclosure mounts in one space (1U) of a 19-inch rack and is powered by 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz.



Dante Master Clock

Model 5401 Dante Master Clock (Order Code: M5401)

Model 5401 Dante Master Clock

Model 5401 Dante Master Clock Front View

Provides precise timing signals for applications that utilize the Dante audio-over-Ethernet media networking technology. The unit implements a high-performance IEEE 1588 precision time protocol (PTP) server, compatible with the requirements of Dante and capable of simultaneously supporting the timing needs of up to hundreds of Dante-compatible devices. The unit provides the PTP v1 (IEEE® 1588-2002) compatibility that’s required by Dante and supports PTP v2 (IEEE 1588-2008) for AES67 applications. A word clock sync output provides a timing reference to external devices. Mounts in one space (1U) of a 19-inch rack and is powered by 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz. Can also be powered by an external source of 12 Vdc.