Allen & Heath dLive-C1500

12 faders. Single 12? touchscreen

Our price:$19,999.00 GST
Order Code: dLive-C1500

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The C1500 is the first rack-mountable control Surface for the dLive MixRack. Packed in a tiny footprint are 12 faders over 6 layers, built-in audio I/O, an audio networking port, a 12″ capacitive touchscreen and the innovative Harmony UI for the fastest workflow in the industry.

  • 12 faders
  • Fully assignable layout – 72 fader strips
  • Harmony UI integrates screen and wrap-around controls
    • 12” capacitive touchscreen
    • Gesture control – pinch, swipe, drag ‘n drop
    • Dedicated multi-mode EQ view
    • Configurable widget areas for Scenes, meters, FX and more
  • 19 assignable SoftKeys
  • Engineer’s Wedge and IEM fader strips
  • Comprehensive multipoint metering
  • Daylight visibility
  • USB stereo recording and playback
  • 6 XLR mic/line in, 6 XLR line out
  • 1 digital st AES3 in, 1 digital st AES3 out
  • Connection hub
    • GigaACE gigabit link to MixRack
    • DX link for I/O expansion
    • I/O Port – 128 ch 96 kHz
    • 2x Network ports
    • Wordclock BNC I/O
    • Video output
Inputs System 
Mic/Line XLR InputsBalanced XLR, +48V phantom powerMeasured balanced XLR in to XLR out, 20-20kHz, minimum Gain, Pad out
Mic/Line PreampFully recallableDynamic Range110dB
Input Sensitivity-60 to +15dBuSystem Signal to Noise-92dB
Analogue Gain+5 to +60dB, 1dB stepsFrequency Response20Hz – 30kHz  +0/-0.8dB
Pad-20dB Active PADTHD+N (analogue in to out)0.0015% @ +16dBu output, 1kHz 0dB gain
Maximum Input Level+30dBu (PAD in)Headroom+18dB
Input Impedance>4kΩ (Pad out), >10kΩ (Pad in)Internal operating Level0dBu
Mic EIN-127dB with 150? sourcedBFS Alignment+18dBu = 0dBFS (+22dBu at XLR output)
Phantom Power indicationPer socket, internal or external phantom power sensing, triggered at 24VMeter Calibration0dB meter = -18dBFS (+4dBu at XLR out)
Digital InputsAES3 2 Ch XLR, 2.5Vpp
balanced terminated 110 ?
Meter Peak indication-3dBFS (+19dBu at XLR out)
 SRC range 32k – 192kHz, with bypass option  
  Sampling Rate96kHz +/- 20 PPM
Outputs ADC24-bit Delta-Sigma
  DAC24-bit Delta-Sigma
Analogue XLR OutputsBalanced, Relay protectedLatency0.7 ms (MixRack XLR in to XLR out, Input to Mix)
Output Impedance<75Ω + 5 samples, Surface to Mixrack (GigaACE hop)
Nominal Output+4dBu = 0dB meter reading + 8 samples, DX32 to Mixrack (DX hop)
Maximum Output Level+22dBu  
Residual Output Noise-92dBu (muted, 20-20kHz)Operating Temperature Range0 deg C to 35 deg C  (32 deg F to 95 deg F)
 -90dBu (muted, 20-40kHz)Mains Power100-240V AC, 50-60Hz, 110W
Digital OutputsAES3 2 Ch XLR, 2.5Vpp
balanced terminated 110 ?
 96kHz sampling rate, switchable to 48kHz, 44.1kHzUSB Audio playbackMono/stereo .WAV files, 16/24bit, 44.1/48/96kHz
  USB Audio recordingStereo .WAV files, 24bit 96kHz
Dimensions and Weights   
 Width x Depth x Height x Weight Width x Depth x Height x Weight
C1500485 x 665 x 325mm (19″x
26.2″x 12.8″) x 18kg
C1500 – boxed870 x 700 x 480mm (34.3 x
27.6 x 18.9″) x 24.8kg