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Tascam AE-4D DANTE Compact Processor

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  • Product Information:

    The AE-4D is a compact converter that mutually converts AES/EBU signals and 4-channel Dante signals. With half the size of a standard 1U rack, the AE-4D is suitable for different Dante systems as an exquisite AES/EBU input/output unit. The built-in DSP mixer enables small scale systems to fully perform with a variety of input/output models the TASCAM Dante Compact Processor Series offers. AE-4D supports up to 96kHz/24bit and uses XLR connectors for AES/EBU output.

    4 AES/EBU input/output、4 Dante input/output
    The AE-4D is a simple converter that converts 4-channel AES/EBU input signals into 4-channel Dante output signals, or 4-channel Dante input signals into 4-channel AES/EBU input signals.

    Half-rack size Dante Compact Processor Series
    The Dante Compact Processor Series has a line-up of models with different input/output specifications:

    MM-4D/IN, 4-channel mic/line input
    ML-4D/OUT, 4-channel line output
    MM-2D, 2-channel mic/line input/output
    AE-4D, AES/EBU 4-channel input/output

    For analog input/output models, the branch extends with units equipped with Euroblock or XLR connectors that users can choose depending on their usage. By combining multiple different units all at once, it is possible to match and introduce them into various systems.

    Optimal input/output unit for different Dante systems
    The Dante Compact Processor Series provide easy additional mic/line or AES/EBU input/output to several situations and places such as public facilities, broadcasting stations, recording studios, etc. where Dante systems are being used. They are the optimal input/output unit for small scale environments.

    Structuring small scale systems with the DSP function
    Level control is available when converting AES/EBU signals and Dante signals, and managing the input/output of an AES/EBU unit makes it easier to work with Dante systems. In addition, with a matrix mixer function and effects installed in the Dante Compact Processor Series, it is possible to build up a complete small system with units from this series only.

    Flexible routing
    Routing to each Dante device is easy via Dante controller. Input/output units can be added flexibly to new or already established Dante systems.

    Compatible with Dante Domain Manager and AES67 mode
    The Dante Compact Processor Series are compatible with Dante Domain Manager, which features security functions and enables the use of wide-area networks. This helps the Dante Compact Processor Series access easily to Dante systems using already established network infrastructures. With the AES67 mode, connection to AES67 network systems is also possible.

    The advantages of introducing Dante Network Audio
    These are some of the benefits provided when adopting Dante Network Audio:

    Reduction of system costs
    It is possible to have a maximum transmission of 128ch I/O with one single CAT5e cable. This leads to fewer cables needed, not to mention the reduction of costs on wiring and space for cable pits.

    Improved connection flexibility
    All equipment can be freely connected and routed by applying star connections.


    Specifications:

    Introducing a wide range of digital equipment into a Dante system
    Often used in PA/SR and pro audio environments, digital equipment compatible with AES/EBU format can be used on Dante systems. The AE-4D also includes a sampling rate converter, which enables different AES/EBU sources to be used on a Dante system.

    PoE supported
    Power supply can be provided to the unit via PoE (Power over Ethernet).
    No need for AC adaptors; power supply construction fees and installation costs can be reduced by using a PoE compatible network switch.

    Remote control via control software
    Controlling effects or the matrix mixer can be easily done through the dedicated control software; depending on the amount of controls the user needs, there are two types:

    TASCAM DCP CONNECT, designed for system integrators/managers that handle the configuration and settings of an entire system.
    TASCAM EZ CONNECT, designed for end-users and allowing them to use simple controls.

    Compatible with Windows / macOS / Android / iOS devices.

    Installable according to usage/environment
    Units can be easilly installed directly under desks or on walls with the included surface mount adaptors.

    With the optional rack-mountable shelf AK-RS1, up to two Dante Compact Processor models can be installed in a 19 inch rack space.

    4 AES/EBU input/output
    4 AES/EBU inputs with sampling rate converter
    4 Dante input/output
    Supports PoE (Power over Ethernet)
    Up to 24bit/96kHz
    Supports Dante daisy chain; this allows two Dante Compact Processor models to be connected without a network switch
    Compatible with Dante Domain Manager and Dante AES67 Mode
    Flexible scene preset function allows to work in different area situations (Up to 50 presets)
    Timer event function allows to automatically switch scenes at a specified time (planned to be compatible on a future version update)
    2 types of user control software available for Windows/Mac/iOS/Android devices:
    For integrators: input/output routing selection, DSP/design/scene settings of the complete system, etc.
    For end-users: simple app design for only the necessary functions such as area volume settings, etc.
    Remote control via Dante
    Half-rack mountable size
    Equipped with indicators that show LAN/Dante connection status and sample rate
    Equipped with signal indicators that monitor digital input/output signals
    Configurable reference level (via remote control only)
    Surface rack mountable angles for installation under desks included
    Optional accessories:
    AC adapter PS-P1220E for redundant power supply available
    Rack-mountable shelf AK-RS1 to install and store two Dante Compact Processor models in a 19 inch rack case

    General
    Formats and channels 44.1/48kHz,16/24-bit, 4 channels
    88.2/96kHz,16/24-bit, 2 channels (double speed)
    Input/output ratings

    DATA/DATA+PoE connectors
    Connector RJ-45
    Transmission protocol Dante
    Gigabit Ethernet standard 1000BASE-T (IEEE 802.3ab)
    Cables category 5e or faster STP cables

    DIGITAL INPUT (AES/EBU) connectors
    Connector XLR-3-31
    Input impedance 110 Ω
    Format AES3-2003/IEC60958-4 (AES/EBU)
    Supported sampling frequencies 32 kHz - 192 kHz (Sampling rate converter is always on)

    DIGITAL OUTPUT (AES/EBU) connectors
    Connector XLR-3-32
    Output impedance 110 Ω
    Format AES3-2003/IEC60958-4 (AES/EBU)
    Supported sampling frequencies 44.1, 48, 88.2 and 96 kHz

    Other
    Power PoE class 0
    TASCAM PS-P1220E AC adapter (sold separately)
    Power consumption 3W
    Dimensions 214 x 44.45 x 136.1 mm (W x H x D, including protrusions)
    Weight 795 g
    Operating temperature range 0°C-40°C
    Included items Installation brackets, Owner's manual (including warranty)

  • Warranty

    1 Year (Extended to 3 Years via Registration) Warranty
  • Shipping & Delivery

    All orders over $50 will be automatically eligible for FREE Shipping Australia Wide, if you order is under $50 there will be a flat rate of $7.

    Belfield Music is well known for its top online customer service. We treat all online customers with the same excellent service we give to our in store customer. We will ensure that you receive all the support you need while your goods are in transit and ensure the goods arrive promptly. All of our shipments have tracking numbers available and we cover every single unit by our own shipping insurance.     

    Online orders are normally processed within 1-3 business days. Once processed, your order should take between 1-8 business days to arrive depending on your location. Please note that your order may take up to 10 business days to arrive from the day you place your order. 

    If it transpires that the product is out of stock due to a stock discrepancy and/or there will be a delay in shipment, we will contact you within 2 business days of placing your order and give you the option of waiting or cancelling your order. The products we advertise online should show if they are in stock or not. We do our best to keep the website stock count up to date, but there may be an occasional error.

    If you wish to utilize an Express Delivery Service to receive your item, please contact us for a shipping quote before you place your order at admin@belfieldmusic.com.au or by using the Chat icon on the bottom right of the page.           

    Deliver is made during the hours from 8:00am till 5:30pm Monday to Friday. As such, please ensure you nominate an address which is capable of receiving goods during 8am and 5.30pm.  Given the restrictions on PO Box deliveries we cannot deliver larger sized items to a PO Box.

    If for any reason our selected carriers don't service your area we will contact you before processing your order if this applys to you.

    Returns Policy

    If you wish to return an item which is not damaged or faulty in any way and you have simply changed your mind or made the wrong decision, you must let us know within 7 days of receiving the item.  We will not agree to refund an item because you simply changed your mind or made the wrong decision if we have not been advised of your intention within 7 days of receiving your item. Once we have provided a return authority, it is the buyer’s responsibility to return the item, at their own costs within 30 days from original purchase. If the item is returned with any damage or alteration to its original packaging, we will refund the item subject to applying a minimum 15% restocking fee.  We will not refund the costs of the initial shipping charges.

    It is in Belfield Music best interests to keep our customers happy with their purchases. If you are not happy with your purchase, please talk to us first. We will always attempt to resolve any problems you may have as best we can. To contact us please email us at admin@belfieldmusic.com.au or by using the Chat icon on the bottom right of the page.

Product Information

Product Information:

The AE-4D is a compact converter that mutually converts AES/EBU signals and 4-channel Dante signals. With half the size of a standard 1U rack, the AE-4D is suitable for different Dante systems as an exquisite AES/EBU input/output unit. The built-in DSP mixer enables small scale systems to fully perform with a variety of input/output models the TASCAM Dante Compact Processor Series offers. AE-4D supports up to 96kHz/24bit and uses XLR connectors for AES/EBU output.

4 AES/EBU input/output、4 Dante input/output
The AE-4D is a simple converter that converts 4-channel AES/EBU input signals into 4-channel Dante output signals, or 4-channel Dante input signals into 4-channel AES/EBU input signals.

Half-rack size Dante Compact Processor Series
The Dante Compact Processor Series has a line-up of models with different input/output specifications:

MM-4D/IN, 4-channel mic/line input
ML-4D/OUT, 4-channel line output
MM-2D, 2-channel mic/line input/output
AE-4D, AES/EBU 4-channel input/output

For analog input/output models, the branch extends with units equipped with Euroblock or XLR connectors that users can choose depending on their usage. By combining multiple different units all at once, it is possible to match and introduce them into various systems.

Optimal input/output unit for different Dante systems
The Dante Compact Processor Series provide easy additional mic/line or AES/EBU input/output to several situations and places such as public facilities, broadcasting stations, recording studios, etc. where Dante systems are being used. They are the optimal input/output unit for small scale environments.

Structuring small scale systems with the DSP function
Level control is available when converting AES/EBU signals and Dante signals, and managing the input/output of an AES/EBU unit makes it easier to work with Dante systems. In addition, with a matrix mixer function and effects installed in the Dante Compact Processor Series, it is possible to build up a complete small system with units from this series only.

Flexible routing
Routing to each Dante device is easy via Dante controller. Input/output units can be added flexibly to new or already established Dante systems.

Compatible with Dante Domain Manager and AES67 mode
The Dante Compact Processor Series are compatible with Dante Domain Manager, which features security functions and enables the use of wide-area networks. This helps the Dante Compact Processor Series access easily to Dante systems using already established network infrastructures. With the AES67 mode, connection to AES67 network systems is also possible.

The advantages of introducing Dante Network Audio
These are some of the benefits provided when adopting Dante Network Audio:

Reduction of system costs
It is possible to have a maximum transmission of 128ch I/O with one single CAT5e cable. This leads to fewer cables needed, not to mention the reduction of costs on wiring and space for cable pits.

Improved connection flexibility
All equipment can be freely connected and routed by applying star connections.


Specifications:

Introducing a wide range of digital equipment into a Dante system
Often used in PA/SR and pro audio environments, digital equipment compatible with AES/EBU format can be used on Dante systems. The AE-4D also includes a sampling rate converter, which enables different AES/EBU sources to be used on a Dante system.

PoE supported
Power supply can be provided to the unit via PoE (Power over Ethernet).
No need for AC adaptors; power supply construction fees and installation costs can be reduced by using a PoE compatible network switch.

Remote control via control software
Controlling effects or the matrix mixer can be easily done through the dedicated control software; depending on the amount of controls the user needs, there are two types:

TASCAM DCP CONNECT, designed for system integrators/managers that handle the configuration and settings of an entire system.
TASCAM EZ CONNECT, designed for end-users and allowing them to use simple controls.

Compatible with Windows / macOS / Android / iOS devices.

Installable according to usage/environment
Units can be easilly installed directly under desks or on walls with the included surface mount adaptors.

With the optional rack-mountable shelf AK-RS1, up to two Dante Compact Processor models can be installed in a 19 inch rack space.

4 AES/EBU input/output
4 AES/EBU inputs with sampling rate converter
4 Dante input/output
Supports PoE (Power over Ethernet)
Up to 24bit/96kHz
Supports Dante daisy chain; this allows two Dante Compact Processor models to be connected without a network switch
Compatible with Dante Domain Manager and Dante AES67 Mode
Flexible scene preset function allows to work in different area situations (Up to 50 presets)
Timer event function allows to automatically switch scenes at a specified time (planned to be compatible on a future version update)
2 types of user control software available for Windows/Mac/iOS/Android devices:
For integrators: input/output routing selection, DSP/design/scene settings of the complete system, etc.
For end-users: simple app design for only the necessary functions such as area volume settings, etc.
Remote control via Dante
Half-rack mountable size
Equipped with indicators that show LAN/Dante connection status and sample rate
Equipped with signal indicators that monitor digital input/output signals
Configurable reference level (via remote control only)
Surface rack mountable angles for installation under desks included
Optional accessories:
AC adapter PS-P1220E for redundant power supply available
Rack-mountable shelf AK-RS1 to install and store two Dante Compact Processor models in a 19 inch rack case

General
Formats and channels 44.1/48kHz,16/24-bit, 4 channels
88.2/96kHz,16/24-bit, 2 channels (double speed)
Input/output ratings

DATA/DATA+PoE connectors
Connector RJ-45
Transmission protocol Dante
Gigabit Ethernet standard 1000BASE-T (IEEE 802.3ab)
Cables category 5e or faster STP cables

DIGITAL INPUT (AES/EBU) connectors
Connector XLR-3-31
Input impedance 110 Ω
Format AES3-2003/IEC60958-4 (AES/EBU)
Supported sampling frequencies 32 kHz - 192 kHz (Sampling rate converter is always on)

DIGITAL OUTPUT (AES/EBU) connectors
Connector XLR-3-32
Output impedance 110 Ω
Format AES3-2003/IEC60958-4 (AES/EBU)
Supported sampling frequencies 44.1, 48, 88.2 and 96 kHz

Other
Power PoE class 0
TASCAM PS-P1220E AC adapter (sold separately)
Power consumption 3W
Dimensions 214 x 44.45 x 136.1 mm (W x H x D, including protrusions)
Weight 795 g
Operating temperature range 0°C-40°C
Included items Installation brackets, Owner's manual (including warranty)

Specifications
Warranty

Warranty

1 Year (Extended to 3 Years via Registration) Warranty
Shipping & Returns

Shipping & Delivery

All orders over $50 will be automatically eligible for FREE Shipping Australia Wide, if you order is under $50 there will be a flat rate of $7.

Belfield Music is well known for its top online customer service. We treat all online customers with the same excellent service we give to our in store customer. We will ensure that you receive all the support you need while your goods are in transit and ensure the goods arrive promptly. All of our shipments have tracking numbers available and we cover every single unit by our own shipping insurance.     

Online orders are normally processed within 1-3 business days. Once processed, your order should take between 1-8 business days to arrive depending on your location. Please note that your order may take up to 10 business days to arrive from the day you place your order. 

If it transpires that the product is out of stock due to a stock discrepancy and/or there will be a delay in shipment, we will contact you within 2 business days of placing your order and give you the option of waiting or cancelling your order. The products we advertise online should show if they are in stock or not. We do our best to keep the website stock count up to date, but there may be an occasional error.

If you wish to utilize an Express Delivery Service to receive your item, please contact us for a shipping quote before you place your order at admin@belfieldmusic.com.au or by using the Chat icon on the bottom right of the page.           

Deliver is made during the hours from 8:00am till 5:30pm Monday to Friday. As such, please ensure you nominate an address which is capable of receiving goods during 8am and 5.30pm.  Given the restrictions on PO Box deliveries we cannot deliver larger sized items to a PO Box.

If for any reason our selected carriers don't service your area we will contact you before processing your order if this applys to you.

Returns Policy

If you wish to return an item which is not damaged or faulty in any way and you have simply changed your mind or made the wrong decision, you must let us know within 7 days of receiving the item.  We will not agree to refund an item because you simply changed your mind or made the wrong decision if we have not been advised of your intention within 7 days of receiving your item. Once we have provided a return authority, it is the buyer’s responsibility to return the item, at their own costs within 30 days from original purchase. If the item is returned with any damage or alteration to its original packaging, we will refund the item subject to applying a minimum 15% restocking fee.  We will not refund the costs of the initial shipping charges.

It is in Belfield Music best interests to keep our customers happy with their purchases. If you are not happy with your purchase, please talk to us first. We will always attempt to resolve any problems you may have as best we can. To contact us please email us at admin@belfieldmusic.com.au or by using the Chat icon on the bottom right of the page.

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