The AudioControl Maestro M3 theater process delivers an awesome combination of theater processing plus a distinctive look that is elegant and effectively portrays the true high-end nature of this product it allows the unique ability to extend video and audio signals over CAT-5/6 wiring via AudioControl’s Active Balanced Outputs.
Stylish Design: The simple yet elegant design of the front panel on the Maestro M3 is highlighted by the refined Rose Gold acdents on a high gloss black front. AudioControl’s tasteful cool blue display compliments this exquisite design.
Ultimate Audio and Video: In supplementing to the numerous inputs, the Maestro M3 has audiophile pre-amp outputs for up to 10 channels of balanced (XLR) and unbalanced audio. Audiophile quality components combined with best-of-class DA converters deployed for each channel provide maximum sound quality. A Stereo Direct mode allows for disabling of digital processing when using 2 channel analog sources.
Among the twenty video inputs are five discrete HDMI inputs which can accept high resolution signals (up to 1080p deep color) and route the signals to one of the dual assignable HDMI outputs.
A broadcast quality internal video scaler allows for upconverting, scaling and frame conversion of all video sources to HDMI.
Feature Laden: The Maestro M3 is equipped with an unprecedented number of video and audio inputs, which support all of today’s digital and audio formats, including HDMI v1.3 (1080p). All of the latest Hi-Definition surround formats from Dolby and DTS are supported. The AudioControl Maestro M3 is also one of the first theater products to utilize Dolby® Volume technology which provides a consistent volume level across all sources and content, and a reference-quality listening experience at any volume level. For those looking to enjoy their LP collection, a Moving Magnet phono input is also provided on the back panel. The Maestro M3 is highy automation friendly and can be controlled via IR, RS-232 or via IP control over an Ethernet connection.
Active Balanced Outputs: The Maestro M3 is equipped with AudioControl’s Active Balanced Circuitry which provides the unique ability to extend selected video and audio signals over standard CAT-6 cabling. The rear panel of the Maestro M3 is equipped with several RJ-45 connectors that can extend component, composite, and even HDMI signals over the Cat-5/6 cabling to AudioControl Active Balanced receivers (sold separately).
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Balanced XLR and Unbalanced RCA Outputs
Extends HDMI, Component, and Composite Video Signals Over CAT-5/6!
Decodes Hi-Definition Formats - Dolby® TrueHD and DTS HD Master®
Controllable via IR or RS-232 serial commands
Streaming audio via Ethernet or USB
Utilizes Dolby Volume Technology
1080p HDMI switching for five sources
Upconverting to HDMI of component, composite, and S-Video inputs
Five Year Warranty
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- Stylish Cosmetics – High Gloss Front With Rose Gold Lettering