WATCHOUT MEDIA SERVER
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.
- 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
Media Server Comparison Chart
|Feature/Server||WATCHMAX (4x4K)||WATCHMAX (6x4K)||WATCHMAX 2.0 (4x4K)||WATCHMAX 2.0 (6x4K)||WATCHMAX 2.0 (4x4K + 8xSDI)|
|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|
|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)