NetMax 300 MIPS digital matrix controller

  • Full IRIS-Net supervision, control, and scheduling
  • Comprehensive 32-channel routing and mixing
  • Huge range of DSP filters, EQ, dynamics, and delays
  • FIR-Drive loudspeaker optimization
  • 300 MIPS internal processing
  • Up to 1000 MIPS of processing power available per unit
  • 115 dB dynamic range for clean, quiet sound
  • Internal 48-bit processing for outstanding audio fidelity
  • Auto-compiling DSP engine with ultra-low fixed latency
  • Modular architecture with hardware expansion slots  
  • Fully-programmable analog and digital GPIO support
  • Support for Ethernet, RS-232, USB, and CAN
  • CobraNet and Dante audio networking options


Audio Network CobraNet CM-1 Module (optional)
CAN Bus Interface 2 x RJ-45
Cooling Left-to-right, 3-stage fan

More Specifications

Data Format 24 Bit linear A/D and D/A conversion, 48 Bit processing
Depth 381 mm
FIR-Drive Yes
GPIO Control Ports 2 x 6-pole Euro block4 Control Inputs (analog 0 - 10 V / logic control)3 Control Outputs (Relay contact to ground) 1 Fault Output (NC Relay contact) 3 Reference Outputs (+5 V / +10 V/ GND)
Height 88.1 mm
Internal Processing 2 DSPs Standard (150 MHz, 300 MIPS)1 DSP per Audio Module (100 MHz, 100 MIPS)DSP-1 Extension Module optional (+300 MIPS)
Network Control (IRIS-Net) Yes
Network Interface Ethernet-10/100 MBit/s, RJ-45
Power Consumption 90 W max. (incl. 2 x AI-1, 2 x AO-1, 1 x CM-1 modules)
Power Supply 100 - 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
Sample Rate 48 kHz internal
Serial Interface 2 Ports, 9pin D-Sub female (Remote Control)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (A-weighted) 115 dB
Total Harmonic Distortion 0.005 %
Weight Net 7.37 kg
Width 483 mm


Name Language Type Size Date
Speaker & Electronics Catalog EN PDF 18.91MB Jun 10, 2015 Download
IRIS-NET/NetMax Catalog EN PDF 5.46MB Dec 26, 2007 Download
NetMax Digital Matrix Brochure EN PDF 5.46MB Feb 13, 2009 Download
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NetMax N8000 Engineering Data Sheet EN PDF 334KB Jan 27, 2014 Download
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Northlands Convention Centre PS Aug09 EN PDF 818KB Aug 11, 2009 Download
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EV NetMax N8000 Parser Documentation EN PDF 244KB Mar 17, 2011 Download
KT DN8000 Digital Parameters EN PDF 67KB Feb 22, 2006 Download
N8000 Owner's Manual EN PDF 1.54MB Aug 22, 2008 Download
Using External Control Modules with the NetMax Control Ports EN PDF 228KB Mar 17, 2011 Download
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N8000 front-trans PNG 89KB Jul 13, 2017 Download
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FIR Drive Technology EN PDF 865KB Jan 22, 2014 Download


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