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WATCHOUT MEDIA SERVER

Dataton WATCHMAX is a range of flexible and powerful WATCHOUT media servers with various configuration options. With 4K support and up to 12 channel outputs, WATCHMAX is the perfect choice for live events or fixed installations and is tuned for maximum WATCHOUT playback.

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Maximum flexibility

No installation or application is identical, and WATCHMAX media servers are designed with that in mind. They are tuned for maximum WATCHOUT performance and a minimum of hardware headaches with a locked-down operating system.

From 4 to 12 output channels, different storage options and a wide range of capture cards, the WATCHMAX series is ready to take on any challenge. There is no limit to how many WATCHMAX servers you can use in your system.

The WATCHMAX series is designed with full flexibility in mind and a wide range of configuration options. WATCHMAX is a dedicated WATCHOUT media server. WATCHOUT is a scalable system and an unlimited number of WATCHMAX units may be used in the same installation.

WATCHMAX 4x4K output

The WATCHMAX is offered in two 4x4K output models (7100 and WX7100). Depending on performance requirements it comes with either a DisplayPort 1.2a or 1.4 configuration. A wide range of capture cards and sync cards is optional.

WATCHMAX 6x4K output

WATCHMAX is offered in two 6x4K output models (9100 and WX9100). Depending on performance requirements it comes with either a DisplayPort 1.2a or 1.4 configuration. A wide range of capture cards and sync cards is optional.

WATCHMAX 12 channel output

The most powerful WATCHOUT media server comes with a total of 12 channel output. 8 channels are either 2x12G-SDI or 8x3G-SDI (bidirectional) and the other 4 channels are 4x4K DisplayPort.

WATCHMAX Options

  • Media storage: 7.68TB or 3.84TB
  • PCIe audio card
  • Capture cards: 3G SDI, HDMI, DisplayPort1.2, DVI and Composite video
  • Robust wheeled travel case, extending handle
  • Sync card

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Media Server Comparison Chart



Feature/ServerWATCHMAX (4x4K) WATCHMAX (6x4K)WATCHMAX 2.0 (4x4K)WATCHMAX 2.0 (6x4K)WATCHMAX 2.0 (4x4K + 8xSDI)
Model/Part Number 3369A 3369B 3370B 3370C 3370D
Embedded WATCHOUT license Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Output Channels 4 x 4K 6 x 4K 4 x 4K 6 x 4K 12 (4 x 4K, 8 x SDI***)
Connector Type 4 x DP 1.2 6 x DP 1.2 4 x DP 1.4 6 x DP 1.4 4 x DP 1.4 & 8 x Mini-SDI
Fixed Input Channels N/A N/A N/A N/A 8 x SDI***
Optional Input Channels Yes, * Yes, * Yes, * Yes, * Yes, *
Audio 3 x 3.5 mm stereo 3 x 3.5 mm stereo 3 x 3.5 mm stereo 3 x 3.5 mm stereo 3 x 3.5 mm stereo
NDI - Video over IP Capture Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Storage 512 GB 512 GB High-Speed High-Speed High-Speed
High-Speed Storage No No Yes, 1.9TB**  Yes, 1.9TB**  Yes, 1.9TB** 
Data Throughput (Approx Numbers) 1000 MB/s 1000 MB/s 6000 MB/s 6000 MB/s 6000 MB/s
External Sync/Genlock Optional Optional Optional Optional Included
Genlocked Outputs No No No No Yes
Timecode In Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ethernet  1 x 1 GB 1 x 1 GB 1 x 1 GB 1 x 1 GB 1 x 1 GB
USB 7 x USB 3.0 7 x USB 3.0 7 x USB 3.0 7 x USB 3.0 7 x USB 3.0
Size (WDH - mm) 460 × 430 × 175 460 × 430 × 175 460 × 430 × 175 460 × 430 × 175 460 × 430 × 175
Weight 16.9 kg 16.9 kg 16.9 kg 16.9 kg 16.9 kg
Redundant Power Supply No No No No No
Warranty Included 2 year 2 year 2 year 2 year 2 year

* 2 x DP1.2, 4 x HDMI 1.4, 4 x DVI 1.2, 4x 3G-SDI, or 3G SDI, DVI and Composite video 
** Upgradeable to 3.8TB or 7.6TB
*** Bi-directional, can be used either as output or input (2 x 12G-SDI or 8 x 3G SDI or 1 x 12G SDI and 4x 3G SDI)

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