MagicQ MQ500 Stadium

DMX control console

The MagicQ MQ500 Stadium is a new control console from ChamSys designed to operate at the highest level of show control.  MagicQ MQ500 Stadium enables shows to be designed from concept to reality including lighting, media, LED and scenic design.

The MQ500 Stadium features dual multi touch displays in full HD with adjustable viewing angle and gesture support. 

The MQ500 Stadium has inbuilt MagicVis 3D visualiser with high quality beam and gobo rendering.

The MQ500 Stadium supports up to 200 universes onboard direct from the console without the need for external processing.  MagicHD media server runs on board enabling pixelmapping to all 200 universes.

The MQ500 includes an intensity wheel and 100mm split crossfaders for theatre control, and incorporates 42 fader and executor playbacks for live busking.

Dual Inbuilt 15" displays
Full HD 1920x1080 resolution
Adjustable display viewing angle
Multi touch with gesture support
200 universes direct from the console (licensed above 64)
Inbuilt MagicVis Visualiser with full rendering of beams and gobos
Inbuilt MagicHD Media Player for pixel mapping onto 200 universes
Playback section with 30 Playbacks (15 full fader, 15 flash)
12 multi purpose Macro/Executes/Playbacks
RGB function indication for every Playback
Programming section with Intensity Wheel and 100mm crossfaders for Theatre
Dedicated Grand Master fader and DBO button
Dedicated Goto, Time, Head, Flip, Pair Buttons
Modular design for easier maintenance
Comfortable arm rest
Adjustable external monitor arm with VESA mount
Designed and manufactured in the UK

Modular design - rear tray with PSU, processor and DMX card removes easily
Powerful processor and graphics chipset
Future proofed processor module design
110 to 240 VAC input via powercon
Inbuilt UPS
Network Switch with 4 Ethercon ports
4 DMX ports
4 USB (2 locking)
MIDI in and out
LTC in and out
Audio input
Remote input

200 universes - no external processing required (licensed above 64)
Inbuilt MagicVis visualisation including blind visualisation during show
Pixelmapping from internal MagicHD media player
Show files interchangeable with all existing MagicQ consoles
Dedicated legending for all 8 Attribute encoders
Full Cue Stack legending for all Playbacks
Open interfaces for communication with 3rd party show control systems
Flexible window organisation with drap and snap
Multi touch based Quick Move and Quick Copy
Multi touch gestures including scrolling and zooming

Universes: 200 (64 standard)
Channels: 102,400 (32,768 standard)
Number of fixtures: Up to 102,400 (32,768 standard)
Cues: 5000
Cue stacks: 2000
Palettes: 4096
Groups: 5000
Numbers of shows: Virtually unlimited
Media server support: 50 (each different content)

Encoders: 8
Faders: 18
Direct DMX ports: 4
Network ports: 4
External monitor: Up to 1920x1200
USB ports: 6 (including 1 on front panel for easy access)
Audio input (1 channel, 7 band)
MIDI Notes in/out
LTC in/out
Inbuilt UPS
Variable Speed Fan
Dual Colour Desk lamp
Illuminated soft buttons
Dust cover

Power input: 110 to 240 VAC
Width: 860mm
Depth: 585mm
Height: 90mm high at front, 175mm high at rear (screens stored)   

Flightcased Dimensions:
Width: 940mm (37 inches)
Depth: 670mm (26.4 inches)
Height: 290mm (11.4 inches) 

The MQ500 uses a 12v Sealed Lead Acid Battery.

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