The AR-DM21-B is ideal for TV facilities, studios, post production, VTR bays, mobile production vehicles, satellite links, and wherever multichannel audio monitoring is required. The AR-DM21-B supports 16 audio channels with four slots available for interchangeable input / output modules. This unit also provides pristine audio quality and unrivaled flexibility with 100% digital processing, Class D (digital) amplification, selectable stereo downmix modes, Dolby® Digital / Dolby® E decoding capability (with optional ARDM-D552 module), a ¼” headphone jack with Level control, and an RS-485 port for on-site firmware upgrades.
The AR-DM21-B provides 20-segment tri-color bar graphs, while supporting VU and peak metering. Channel, Group, Mix, Dolby®, and Balance selection, and saved configurations are easily accessed via the system’s large navigation buttons. For audio playback, the AR-DM21-B provides two large, high performance / magnetically-shielded loudspeakers and subwoofer.
Marshall Electronics 16 Channel Digital Audio Monitors are equipped with features to help broadcasters comply with CALM and EBU loudness regulations. The monitors provide timely visual and audio alerts, email notifications and complete logging of noncompliant signals.