2U Imperium Base Unit – Classic industrial black
1U Imperium Base Unit – Classic industrial black
1U Imperium Base Unit – ST White
Custom Cap kit for Imperium
Digitally controlled passive stereo monitor console
Imperium is a digital controlled passive stereo monitor console. The circuit is fully balanced from input to output. Since all audio processing is done 100% passively without any kind of transistors, op-amps or other regulatory framework, it gives you a full uncolored performance without noise floor or headroom limitation! Exactly what you need in a professional mixing and mastering environment. With it´s 8 stereo outputs, a fully expanded unit is also very suitable for showrooms or studios with a vast amount of active speakers.
The 8 reference levels ensures that you can always recall your favorite mix levels quick and easy, at high, mid and low volume. Plus you also get rock solid stereo imaging with extreme accuracy. Are 8 levels enough? You bet! In fact, we are sure. It will make you work differently, more focused and effective than with a conventional volume control. You can get back to exactly the same mix the next day or the week after and be sure that it is the same listening experience every time. Again, this is very important when doing your final mix or mastering, which is rarely finished in one day.
Imperium also features a flash memory for storing your favorite setting(s) for the unit. If fact you can program what inputs has the Level Bypass function enabled, or which outputs has the Parallel Output on by default.
Our firmware is upgradable.
Wifi (optional): Can be controlled via iOS or Android, with Touch OSC APP – Own layouts can be created with a free Touch OSC Editor.
With the wifi expansion board, Imperium can become its own hotspot or merge with an existing network.
Built-in Midi: Control Imperium via midi from a midi controller or send wifi from an Ipad / iphone using Touch OSC to your mac or PC. Which can then forward the midi data to the Imperium.
Mono & Cut, both make perfect sense.. Cut is always in at boot up. Very nice when wanting to take good care of you precious speakers. And more importantly your ears.
Level Bypass: Bypasses Imperium´s own built-level system. Can be used when having a mixer with control room outputs or a summing amp with its own master level control.
Phase Left CH: Phase Reversing the left channel on all inputs
Insert: Can be used to connect another device into the Imperium instead of the built-in level system. Which could be a talkback solution, level pilot or the like.
Parallel Output: Can be used to send a signal to a subwoofer or another pair of speakers along with the selected speakers.
Lightning fast response when changing inputs or outputs, for instant A/B comparison.
Stepped attenuation, 8 x reference levels – you can also buy your own custom set of levels (optional)
2U Imperium Features
3 x stereo balanced outputs – expandable to 8 balanced outputs (optional) *2U only
2 x stereo balanced inputs – expandable to 4 x balanced inputs (optional) *2U only
1U Imperium Features
3 x stereo balanced inputs
3 x Stereo balanced outputs
or using hybrid i/o
2 x stereo balanced inputs
4 x outputs balanced outputs
Direct access to all levels, in and outputs from the front panel.
Options not included
Custom Reference Level Kit: 8 pcs. Optional level blocks of your choice.
Stereo Input Board (optional) *2U only
Stereo Output Board (optional) *2U only
Custom Cap kit for Imperium ( Choose freely from our list of caps) *1U only
Midi-interface – Any will do….
Ipad or other tablet device
We are happy and proud to finally announce the release of our long awaited WiFi Option card for Imperium!
The Wifi card features the following:
– Wireless control of all features in Imperium!
– Build in configurable Webserver interface.
– Renaming of the Wifi Card SSID
– Join another network – While maintaining the possibility of direct access to the Wifi Card. – Password protection – blocking unwanted users to join your Imperium.
– Inverse front Panel LED.
– Bonjour config – Easy setup – No IP typing etc.
– Upgradable firmware – for future features and improvements.
– Enables firmware upgrades of Imperium via WiFi.
– Supports our Barefoot MEME option card – which allows for 100% wireless control of
Barefoot MEME enabled speakers. ( MEME option card for Imperium is sold separately ) – Multiple devices can control Imperium at once in sync.
– Bi-directional control – IOS and Android devices will sync with the frontpanel.
– Compatible with any IOS or Android device, that can run Touch OSC.
( All Ipad Models are supported – Iphone 6 size screen and up strongly recommended ) – No internet required! Enables 100% Standalone mode pr. default.
Note : Imperium requires firmware 2.6 to support the Wifi Option card. Which can be downloaded from our website along with instructions how to do the firmware upgrade. This is done via MIDI, from either a Mac or PC. ( A MIDI connection is required too )
Suggested retail price is 160 Euros ex. vat / shipping costs etc.
1U Imperium Base Unit – TF Black or ST White: 766,- € ex VAT
1U Imperium Base Unit – Classic industrial black:: 733,- € ex VAT – On request only!
2U Imperium Base Unit – TF Black or ST White: 766,- € ex VAT
2U Imperium Base Unit – Classic industrial black: 733,- € ex VAT – Limited stock!
Photos of these versions will be up very soon.
Expansions for Imperium
Stereo In: 54,- € ex VAT (2U Imperium only)
Stereo Out: 54,- € ex VAT (2U Imperium only)
Custom Caps: 6,- € each ex VAT (See the custom caps list here)
Barefoot MME Control Option Board: 68,- € ex. VAT
WiFi Option Board: 160,- € ex. VAT
Custom Reference Level Kit: 8 pcs. Optional level blocks of your choice: 80,- € ex VAT
2400 Audio USB MIDI Interface: 25,- € ex. VAT
Place your order here
or from one of our value-added dedicated resellers, for your area.
If your country is not listed, please order with us directly.
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