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Maestro M8 (DISCONTINUED)

4K ULTRA HD HOME THEATER PREAMP PROCESSOR

AudioControl’s Maestro M8 surround processor is geared towards the movie enthusiast who demands exceptional home theater performance including an amazing audio experience! This incredible preamp processor supports todays high resolution formats, including 4K Ultra HD and delivers a movie experience, rich in top tier audiophile quality. Movie buffs and audio enthusiasts will immerse themselves in their obsession, enthusiasm and zeal for their favorite movies and media content.

The exclusive, contemporary design of the Maestro M8 HD hides behind its unique styling a dynamic audio and visual performance rich in sound quality that will leave users in awe. The Maestro M8 is designed for serious lovers of movies and music who want a true audiophile experience with their investment in the quality of the build and components that deliver their entertainment experience.

Paired together with AudioControl’s legendary Savoy G3 7.1 Theater Amplifier or the Pantages G3 5.1 Theater Amplifier, these combinations are installed across many of the most ‘movie-buff’ homes around the world from leading Directors, Actors and Producers to those that just LOVE their movies whether in their theater or media space…. Test drive the AudioControl Maestro M8 today, you will not regret it!

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FEATURES

  • 7.1 Home Theater Processor 4K Ultra HD and 3D advanced surround
  • 7 HDMI inputs; COAX SPDIF x 4; Toslink x 2; RCA Phono x 6; USB Input, Ethernet Client
  • HDMI Ultra HD 4K and 3D video pass-through and up-scaling capability with compatible components
  • Balanced XLR audio outputs for premium audio performance
  • Dual Stereo Balanced audio inputs
  • HDBaseT Outputs via optional AudioControl signal extender component
  • Ability to be configured as a full 7.1 system, or as a 5.1 system with the 2 remaining channels serving a second zone
  • Dual HDMI outputs (ARC compatible), Component x 3, Composite x 4 ARC (Audio Return Channel) compatible
  • Zone 2 audio output
  • Proprietary auto room set-up and room correction with signal alignment, level and equalization – assignable on a per source basis
  • Surround modes include Dolby True HD; Dolby Digital Plus; Dolby Digital EX; Dolby Digital 5.1; Dolby Pro Logic IIx; DTS-HD Master Audio; DTS-ES 6.1 Discrete; DTS-ES 6.1 Matrix; DTS 5.1
  • Ability to scale to any resolution standard or high definition sources where required
  • Compatibility and integration with leading control systems including Crestron, Control 4, Savant and RTI
  • Custom Install control ready with Ethernet, RS232, 12 volt trigger and IR control options
  • AudioControl iOS Control App available free on the iTunes Store (& streaming control Apps)
  • Internet radio and music streaming services including fully integrated FM/DAB/DAB+ in appropriate markets
  • USB supports memory devices and digital audio from iPod®, iPad® and iPhone® devices
  • Programmable Remote control provided

SPECIFICATIONS

INPUTS

  • Analog Audio Inputs: 6 Stereo Pairs
  • Nominal Audio Input sensitivity: 1V-4V
  • Input Impedance: 47kΩ
  • Digital Audio Inputs: 4 Coax, 2 Optical
  • Video Inputs: 7 HDMI, 3 Component, 4 Composite

OUTPUTS

  • Preamp Audio Outputs: 7 main channels, 1 subwoofer
  • Headphone Output: 1
  • Main Video Outputs: Dual (2) HDMI
  • Second Zone Output: 1 Composite video, 1 stereo analog audio

PERFORMANCE

  • Signal to Noise: 100dB
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz-20kHz
  • Total Harmonic Distortion: -100dB

CONTROL

  • 12 Volt Trigger Outputs: 1 Main Zone, 1 Zone 2
  • RS-232 Serial Control: 1 DB-9
  • IR Receiver Inputs: 1 Main Zone, 1 Zone 2

GENERAL

  • Power Consumption (Stand By): <0.5W
  • Power Consumption (typical usage): 75W
  • Power Consumption (maximum): 100W

WEIGHTS & DIMENSIONS

  • Dimensions: 17”W x 16.5”D x 7”H (4RU)
  • Weight: 46.0lbs (25.4kg)

IN THE BOX: Maestro M8, HTR-1 Remote, Setup Microphone, Power Cord, Manual, Warranty

DOWNLOADS

AUTOMATION TABLE

CONTROL 4 DRIVER

CRESTRON MODULE

EXTRON DRIVER

FULL LINE CATALOG

 

IR TABLE

LITERATURE

RTI

SOFTWARE

USER MANUAL

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