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Crestron® 3-Series® DigitalMedia™ Presentation System 300 with flexible audio routing and codec mixing
|Connector Type||HDMI In x 5; HDMI Out x 2; RGB x 3|
|Amount Of Lan Ports||1|
|Number Of Lan Ports||1|
|Product Weight (lbs.)||16.4|
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Provides a complete presentation control and signal routing solution for boardrooms and classrooms. Integrates the control system, multi-format matrix switcher, mic mixer, audio DSP, amplifier, and DigitalMedia distribution center all into a single 3-space rackmount package. Affords substantial signal routing flexibility and high-performance signal processing without the need for separate components. Built-in .AV Framework™ enables simplified configuration and control without programming.The DMPS3-300-C from Crestron® delivers a complete, high-definition presentation control and signal routing solution for classrooms, boardrooms, lecture halls, and videoconference rooms. It integrates the control system, multi-format matrix switcher, mic mixer, audio DSP, and amplifier all into one 3-space rack mount package. The DMPS3-300-C offers extensive signal routing flexibility and high-performance signal processing without the need for separate components. Auto-configuring inputs enable plug-and-play compatibility with a wide range of digital and analog sources. Built-in DigitalMedia 8G+® and HDBaseT® connectivity affords a streamlined, long-distance wiring solution for remote sources and display devices, and for facility-wide integration as part of a larger media distribution system.
Installing the DMPS3-300-C is easy, fast, and affordable. Built-in .AV Framework™ technology delivers a fully-functional presentation system with simplified configuration and a choice of control options and other add-ons. For complete details on the capabilities supported by .AV Framework, please visit: www.crestron.com/avframework.
The DMPS3-300-C provides high-performance routing of numerous digital and analog sources to up to four separate projectors, flat panel displays, codecs, and other devices. Connectivity is provided for up to five HDMI® sources, or other combinations of HDMI, RGB, SPDIF, analog audio, and analog video sources. Additional remote sources can be connected via two DM 8G+® inputs. Input auto-detection and auto-switching eliminates the need to configure the inputs – simply connect your source and the DMPS3-300-C selects the right audio and video combination. Built-in matrix switching allows routing of seven simultaneous sources to four different digital AV devices and three additional analog audio components.
The HDMI, SPDIF, and analog audio inputs may be configured to follow their associated video inputs, or switched independently. In fact, the audio from any HDMI source can be extracted from the digital stream and converted to analog to feed an outboard processor, mixer, or codec, with the return signal feeding back through any analog input, which can be embedded with any video source to form a new HDMI output. Dolby® TrueHD, Dolby Atmos®, DTS-HD®, and 7.1 linear PCM audio signals can be routed through the HDMI and DM 8G+ inputs and outputs. The HDMI, SPDIF, and analog audio inputs include adjustable input compensation to accommodate a wide range of signals and maintain consistent volume levels when switching between sources.
Its DM 8G+ inputs and outputs endow the DMPS3-300-C with incredible potential for connecting remote sources and display devices, and integrating with larger systems. DM 8G+ provides a true one-wire interface for transporting high-definition video, audio, control, power, and networking signals over CAT type cable at distances up to 330 feet (100 meters). Connecting a DM 8G+ receiver to either DM 8G+ output provides a streamlined AV and control interface for a projector or flat panel display located anywhere in the room. Connecting up to two DM 8G+ transmitters provides expanded input connectivity to incorporate remote AV sources and mobile devices at a conference table, lectern, credenza, wall plate, or some other location. DM 8G+ can also provide the interface to a centralized DigitalMedia™ matrix switcher to enable the distribution of signals between multiple rooms and buildings.
Crestron DM 8G+ technology is designed using HDBaseT Alliance specifications, ensuring interoperability with other HDBaseT certified products. Via DM 8G+, the DMPS3-300-C can be connected directly to an HDBaseT compliant source or display device without requiring a DM® transmitter or receiver.
The DMPS3-300-C includes built-in mixing and processing for six microphones. Each mic input provides 60 dB of gain adjustment, switchable 48V phantom power, fully-adjustable gating, compression, delay, and 4-band semi-parametric EQ. Sophisticated matrix mixing allows for a completely different stereo mix of all six microphones at each of the DMPS3-300-C’s seven outputs.
For video conferencing applications, the DMPS3-300-C allows one or two codecs to be connected to any of the seven source inputs. Audio from both codecs can be mixed with the local presentation source and routed to the room speakers via the main “Program” output. The presentation source audio can also be routed to the codecs via the “Aux” outputs, allowing far end participants to experience the full presentation. Both codecs can even be used simultaneously, allowing the signal from one codec to be fed to the other for a fully inclusive teleconferencing experience.
Each analog audio output on the DMPS3-300-C includes its own digital signal processor, allowing each output to be optimized to feed a power amplifier, codec, recorder, or assistive listening system. In addition to real-time adjustable volume, bass, treble, and mute controls, each DSP provides 10-band graphic equalization, 4-band parametric equalization, fully-adjustable limiting, and up to 85 ms of speaker delay adjustment.
Its built-in power amplifier allows the DMPS3-300-C to directly drive a pair of stereo speakers (20 Watts per channel @ 8Ω), or a group of distributed ceiling speakers (40 Watts mono @ 70 or 100 Volts). Fed by the main “Program” output, the internal amplifier benefits fully from the onboard DSP. For larger applications, Crestron AMP-Series power amplifiers may be added, providing a complete solution for driving separate program and speech speakers, or any multi-zone speaker system.
The DMPS3-300-C allows for management of the EDID (Extended Display Identification Data) information that passes between the display devices and input sources in the system. Using Crestron Toolbox™ software, the format and resolution capabilities of each device can be assessed, allowing the installer to configure EDID signals appropriately for the most desirable and predictable behavior.
Through a distributed scaler approach, the DMPS3-300-C affords a very flexible and user-friendly solution for handling multiple disparate display devices. Employing discrete outboard scalers like the HD-SCALER-HD-E, DM-RMC-SCALER-C, and DM-RMC-4K-SCALER-C, the DMPS3-300-C allows an independent high-performance scaler to be installed at each display device, ensuring an optimal image on every screen no matter what sources are selected.
Handling digital media signals means handling HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection), the encryption scheme used by content providers to protect their DVDs, Blu-ray™ discs, and broadcast signals against unauthorized copying. Viewing HDCP encrypted content requires a source device to “authenticate” each display and signal processor in the system and issue it a “key” before delivering an output signal. Crestron QuickSwitch HD manages these keys to ensure fast, reliable switching and immunity to “blackouts” for every source and display device connected to the system.
Crestron Auto-Locking Technology enables super fast signal switching by instantaneously configuring every device in the signal path, including DM transmitters, DM receivers, and scalers, as soon as the signal hits the first device. Whether switching between sources or TV channels, Auto-Locking significantly reduces the time it takes each device to sense the new signal and configure itself to handle the changes, virtually eliminating any noticeable gap while switching.
Along with video and audio, the DMPS3-300-C can also provide for the routing of USB HID (Human Interface Device) signals, allowing a USB HID compliant keyboard and/or mouse at one location to control a computer or media server at another location. USB HID connectivity is provided through select DM receivers and transmitters. Crestron also offers USB over Ethernet Extenders (USB-EXT-DM ), which may be used to enable the routing of multiple USB devices of virtually any type, all seamlessly managed through the DMPS3-300-C.
Its built-in 3-Series control system enables the DMPS3-300-C to provide complete, customizable control of every AV device, as well as room lighting, window shades, and projection screens, without requiring a separate control processor. Onboard control ports include four IR ports, two RS-232 COM ports, four relay ports, and four digital input ports, as well as Cresnet® and Ethernet. The DMPS3-300-C supports the full line of Crestron touch screens, keypads, and wireless remotes for a user experience custom tailored to the specific requirements of each end-user. Support for Crestron control apps and Crestron Fusion® Cloud delivers the industry’s most powerful platform for remotely controlling and managing multiple rooms using computers and mobile devices.
For controlling third-party AV devices, the DMPS3-300-C provides an alternative to conventional IR, RS-232, and Ethernet by harnessing the CEC (Consumer Electronics Control) signal embedded in HDMI. Using CEC, many devices can be controlled right through their HDMI connections, eliminating the need for any dedicated serial cables or IR emitters.
In addition to transporting digital video and audio, the DM 8G+ ports on the DMPS3-300-C can also extend Ethernet out to the display and source devices, providing high-speed connectivity for each room device that requires a LAN connection. Ethernet is also utilized internally by the Crestron control bus to manage each transmitter and receiver and provide device control.
To streamline its implementation on a corporate or university LAN, the DMPS3-300-C employs Private Network Mode to provide a single-point connection for the complete system. Using Private Network Mode, the DMPS3-300-C requires just one IP address for the complete DM network including all connected DM receivers and transmitters.
Every step of the DMPS3-300-C setup process is designed to be quick and easy, configuring inputs and outputs automatically while letting the installer make intelligent design decisions along the way. Out of the box, the front panel supports basic signal routing for easy testing and troubleshooting during installation. Simplified system configuration is enabled using .AV Framework, which is easily configurable via a computer web browser. Advanced configuration and adjustment is enabled through the front panel, a web browser, or Crestron Toolbox software. The front panel label strips can be customized using Crestron Engraver software or standard 3/8” tape labels, allowing for the clear designation of each input and output. Inputs and outputs may also be designated by name to appear on the LCD display when selected.
Crestron Connect It is a cost-effective, simple-to-use presentation solution that works seamlessly with the DMPS3-300-C. Simply add one or more Crestron Connect It Cable Caddies (TT-100 series) to provide BYOD connectivity and one-touch control for multiple participants around a conference table. Power and communications for each cable caddy are provided via Cresnet, or via the USB port on a Crestron Connect It compatible DM transmitter.
High-definition, multi-format 7x4 system switcher, mic mixer, audio DSP, amplifier, and control system
Built-in .AV Framework™ delivers a fully-functional system without any programming
Integrated 3-Series Control System® allows fully-programmable room control
DigitalMedia 8G+® connectivity enables long-distance wiring over CAT type twisted pair cable
HDBaseT® Certified — Enables direct connection to other HDBaseT certified equipment
Provides matrix signal routing for up to 7 video sources and 4 displays
Handles HDMI®, DVI, Dual-Mode DisplayPort, HDBaseT, and SPDIF digital sources
Handles RGB, composite, S-Video, component, and stereo audio analog sources
Features auto-detecting, auto-switching inputs for all types of video and audio sources
QuickSwitch HD™ technology manages HDCP keys for fast, reliable switching
Auto-Locking® technology achieves rapid switching between disparate sources
Performs automatic AV signal format management via EDID
Provides adjustable input level compensation on each audio input
External scaler options provide discrete image optimization for each display device
Includes built-in 6-channel gated microphone mixing w/DSP
Affords versatile audio signal mixing and routing to 7 separate outputs
Allows audio-follow-video or breakaway switching for all inputs
Enables analog-to-HDMI audio embedding and de-embedding
Handles Dolby® TrueHD, Dolby Atmos®, DTS-HD®, and uncompressed 7.1 linear PCM audio
Provides 3 stereo analog outputs with independent DSP per output
Features built-in amplifier, selectable for 20W/Ch. @ 8Ω stereo or 40W @ 70/100 Volts mono
Enables USB signal routing via DM® transmitters and receivers or USB-EXT-DM extenders
Includes onboard IR, RS-232, relay, digital input, and Cresnet® control ports
Supports Crestron® touch screens, keypads, and wireless remotes
Supports XPanel with Smart Graphics™ computer and web based control
Supports iPhone®, iPad®, and Android™ control apps
Supports universal remotes via external RC-5 compatible IR receiver
Communicates natively with Crestron Fusion® Cloud
Enables IT-friendly network integration via SNMP
Integrated Ethernet switch provides a single-point LAN connection
Private Network Mode — requires just one IP address for the complete system
Provides easy setup and diagnostics via the front panel, a web browser, or Crestron Toolbox™ software
Includes front panel controls for basic configuration, diagnostics, and signal routing
Includes customizable front panel label strips and LCD display
Features an internal universal power supply for worldwide compatibility
Furnishes Power over DM or HDBaseT for PoDM/PoH-powered devices
3-space 19-inch rack-mountable
|Amount Of Lan Ports||1|
|Number Of Lan Ports||1|
|Product Weight (lbs.)||16.4|
|Connector Type:||HDMI In x 5; HDMI Out x 2; RGB x 3|