ArKaos Media Master Express

ArKaos MediaMaster Express allows anyone to exploit the possibilities of a powerful media server. It combines ease of use with high performance for quick media management and playback on VIP™ displays. This software maps video content across your screen and pixel maps Épix (page 34-35), Maverick MK2 Wash (page 9), Rogue R1 FX-B (page 21) and Nexus (page 31-33) via Art-Net and Kling-Net protocols. Also included is a DVD containing 4.7 gigs of prepared video content.

At a Glance

  • Video playback control software with an easy to use interface

  • Kling-Net support allows for fast & easy plug-and-play configuration of EPIX™ and Nexus™ products

  • Content DVD included with every purchase which includes an additional 25 text layers, 26 Audio Visualizations, and 169 source visuals (4.1 GB in SD and HD)

  • Full support for SD and HD in all popular video formats, including AVI, MPEG, MPG, MOV, WMV, MP4, JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG, SWF, and many more

  • Included LED pixel mapper module included to easily drive video content to any pixel array via Art-net

  • Easily control video layers with the standard keyboard/mouse, MIDI, DMX, Art-Net, or MA-net

  • Multi-threaded engine delivers incredible performance by taking advantage of multi-core machines

  • Organize your shows with up to 4,096 user-configurable layers (64 pages of 64 layers)

  • 8 simultaneous independent video layers allows picture-in-picture, picture-over-picture or a wide range of layering of multiple videos to create your own, custom show

  • Control up to 3 parameters per layer (effects or position/scaling)

  • Optional fade time on trigger provides smooth playback for live events

  • Support for Syphon on Mac, allowing to natively output to any other application that supports Syphon as input

  • Multi-monitor support on Windows Vista and 7 provides support for independent playback and integration of multiple projectors and video wall

  • Full support for SD and HD in all popular video formats, including AVI, MPEG, MPG, MOV, WMV, MP4, JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG, SWF, and many more

  • Intuitive user interface allows fast learning curve that anyone can learn in a few minutes!

  • 60+ effects can be added to any video layer

  • Audio Visualization Generators that react to any audio input, including laptop microphones, microphone/line input, or onboard audio playback

  • Native support for video inputs (PCI card, FireWire DV / HDV, USB, etc.)

  • Frame blending for smooth playback even at very slow speed (adjustable)

  • Software Genlocking to the output monitors for perfect playback up to 60 fps without dropping frame

  • Direct mouse and DMX control over master brightness & contrast

  • Keystone correction from within the Media Master software

  • Internal MPEG2-MPEG4 codec for enhanced reliability

  • Native support of H.264 through FFMPEG 0.5

  • Audio playback supported along with the video layers, along with a master volume control


What's Included

  • ArKaos Media Master Express™ + KN software installation DVD
  • Additional Content DVD