BACH Minuet | ST2110 AES67 Audio Networking System-on-Chip

BACH Minuet

ST2110 AES67 Audio Networking System-on-Chip

The highest-performance system-on-chip solution for medium channel-count professional audio networking applications.

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BACH Minuet™ presents the highest-performance system-on-chip solution for small and medium channel-count professional audio networking applications featuring a fully compliant AES67 and ST2110 implementation that is guaranteed interoperable.

BACH Minuet enables your audio applications to connect with ease to AES67 and SMPTE ST 2110 audio senders and receivers using Dante/SAP, RAVENNA, EmBER+ and NMOS open control protocols.

FEATURES BACH MINUET
System-on-Chip Solution 17 mm FBGA, 1.0 mm pitch
Network Transport AES67 and ST2110-30/31
Max. Channels per Direction 16
Streams per Direction 8
Channels per Stream 1 or 2
Sample Rate 44.1/88.2kHz and 48/96kHz
Audio Encoding L16, L24, L32 (16, 24 and 32bit) & AM824 for AES3 transparent transport
Glitchless Redundancy Per ST2022-7
Packet Time / Latency 125μs or 1ms
Network I/O RGMII
Programmable TDM I/F 8 x I2S, 2 x I4S or 1x I8S
Control I/O UART, SPI & I2C
Discovery & Registration Dante/SAP, RAVENNA, NMOS IS-041 & Livewire+1
Connection Control JSON API, NMOS IS-051, EmBER+1 & Livewire+1
Telemetry & Configuration JSON API, CLI & Livewire+1

1 Note that NMOS, EmBER+ and Livewire+ will not be fully supported on first software release. Please contact us for more details.

The BACH Minuet PDK provides a fully functional hardware reference design with reference schematics and documentation so you can quickly integrate the BACH-Minuet System-on-Chip into your product.

BACH Minuet PDK features various audio and control interfaces:

  • On board BACH Minuet System-on-Chip
  • Integrated DDR, FLASH and GigE PHY for a complete BACH Minuet solution
  • Gigabit Ethernet Ports with PoE
  • AES/EBU Digital Audio in and out (2+2 channels)
  • 8 channels of high quality analog audio in and out using easy connect terminal blocks
  • Headers for access to all I2S audio signals
  • Word Clock in and out to monitor PTP synchronization
  • Pulse-Per-Second (PPS) Clock out to monitor PTP synchronization
  • Power over Ethernet circuit and redundant DC external power supply
  • USB UARTs and JTAG connectors for programming and debug
  • uSD Card


The BACH Virtuoso Audio-over-IP PDK (Product Development Kit) has all you need to quickly evaluate and understand how to integrate Ross Video’s BACH technology into your products.

The BACH Virtuoso Audio-over-IP PDK is host to various products in the BACH family, including BACH openModuleBACH LibertyBACH Minuet

BACH Virtuoso features various audio and control interfaces for easy evaluation of the above products:

  • BACH openModule SODIMM connector
    – 2x Redundant Gigabit Ethernet Ports
    – 1x Control Ethernet Port
    – 1x Coaxial MADI TX and RX (64+64 channels)
    – 1x Stereo 1/8” analog in and out (2+2 channels)
    – Word Clock in and out to monitor PTP synchronization
    – Headers for interfacing to TDM busses
    – uSD Card
    – USB OTG port

  • BACH Liberty mini-PCI connector
    – 2x Redundant Gigabit Ethernet Ports
    – 1x Stereo 1/8” analog in and out (2+2 channels)
  • BACH-Minuet integrated on board
    – 2x Analog XLR in and out (2+2 channels)
    – 1x AES/EBU Digital Audio in and out (2+2 channels)
    – 1x Stereo 1/8” analog in and out (2+2 channels)
  • Common features
    – Power over Ethernet and redundant DC external power supply
    – USB UARTs and JTAG connectors for programming and debug
    – Headers for access to all TDM audio signals

BACH Virtuoso Audio-over-IP PDK also offers schematics and documents to guide your integration of BACH into your products.

BACH Virtuoso will ship in November 2018. Try our BACH technology today with our existing openModule development board.

ORDERING CODE DESCRIPTION
COV-BACH-MNT BACH Minuet system on chip (SOC)
COV-BACH-VIRTUOSO-PDK BACH Virtuoso Audio-over-IP Product Development Kit, with BACH Liberty, BACH openModule, and BACH Minuet
(available November 2018)
COV-BACH-MNT-EVAL BACH Minuet evaluation board

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(1) Note that NMOS, EmBER+ and Livewire+ are scheduled for a future production release. Please contact us for more details.

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