fbpx

Production Switchers

Production Switchers

At Ross, production switchers are our passion. We have been making them since 1974 and they are at the core of our business. Our production switchers are designed with the input of customers like you that push our products to the limit and inspire us to make things better. Our goal is to provide you with the tools you need to get your creative vision on the air. The results speak for themselves – a lineup of groundbreaking production switchers, all built on advanced platforms that deliver unmatched live production power today and into the future.

Carbonite Black Solo Compact Production Switchers

Carbonite Black Solo

Compact Production Switcher

The Carbonite Black Solo features the functionality of Carbonite, the world’s most popular mid-sized production switcher, in a small yet powerful package.

  Mix Effects (ME) Inputs Outputs
Solo 1x Full ME
2x MiniMEs
6x 3G-SDI
3x HDMI
5x 3G-SDI
1x HDMI
Solo 13 1x Full ME
2x MiniMEs
12x 3G-SDI
1x HDMI
5x 3G-SDI
1x HDMI

Graphite

All-In-One Production System

Graphite brings together the capabilities of a Carbonite production switcher, XPression real-time 3D motion graphics, two channels of XPression Clips server, and the RAVE audio engine. All of this production horsepower comes in a compact 4RU chassis (Graphite), or in a portable carrying case (Graphite PPC).

  Mix Effects (ME) Inputs Outputs
Graphite + Graphite PPC Up to 2x MEs
4x MiniMEs
Up to 12x 3G-SDI
1x HDMI
6x 3G-SDI
2x HDMI
Graphite All-In-One Production System

Carbonite Black

Mid-Sized Production Switcher

Highly powerful and efficiently designed, the Carbonite Black series delivers unprecedented performance in a remarkably cost-effective package.

  Mix Effects (ME) Inputs Outputs
Carbonite Black Up to 3x MEs
4x MiniMEs
36x 3G-SDI 22x 3G-SDI
Carbonite Black Plus Up to 3x MEs
4x MiniMEs
36x 3G-SDI 25x 3G-SDI
Carbonite Black Plus 12G (SD/HD/3G) Up to 3x MEs
4x MiniMEs
36x 3G-SDI 25x 3G-SDI
Carbonite Black Plus 12G
(UHD)
1x ME
2x MiniMEs
9x 12G SDI 5x 12G SDI

Carbonite Ultra

1RU UHD Production Switcher

More powerful, more compact, and more affordable than ever, Carbonite Ultra uses the latest technology to distill the best of the Carbonite series into a single, next-generation platform.

  Mix Effects (ME) Inputs Outputs
Carbonite Ultra (SD/HD/3G) Up to 3x MEs
4x MiniMEs
24 14
Carbonite Ultra (UHD) Up to 2x MEs
2x MiniMEs
18 12

Ultrix Carbonite

Mid-Sized Hyper Converged Production Platform

Ultrix Carbonite combines the routing and processing capabilities of Ultrix with the sophisticated creative capabilities of Carbonite, the world’s most popular mid-size production switcher.

  Mix Effects (ME) Inputs Outputs
Ultrix Carbonite (HD/3G) Up to 2x MEs
4x MiniMEs
22 22
Ultrix Carbonite (UHD) Up to 2x MEs
2x MiniMEs
22 22

Acuity

Large Production Switcher

Acuity is a breakthrough in modern production switcher technology, combining seemingly limitless production power with aesthetic beauty and unprecedented connectivity.

  Mix Effects (ME) Inputs Outputs
Acuity 4RU Up to 6.5x MEs Up to 60x 3G-SDI Up to 40x 3G-SDI
Acuity 8RU Up to 8x MEs Up to 120x 3G-SDI Up to 60x 3G-SDI

Ultrix Acuity

Hyper Converged Production Platform

The power of Ross Video’s flagship production switcher and the game-changing feature set of its flexible hybrid routing platform have been merged to create a complete production platform in Ultrix Acuity.

Mix Effects (ME) Inputs Outputs
1 Up to 142x 12G-SDI Up to 142x 12G-SDI
2 Up to 124x 12G-SDI Up to 124x 12G-SDI
3 Up to 106x 12G-SDI Up to 106x 12G-SDI
4 Up to 88x 12G-SDI Up to 88x 12G-SDI

TouchDrive

Touch-Enabled Control Panels for Carbonite

TouchDrive is the latest chapter in Carbonite’s success story. As production requirements have grown, Carbonite has evolved to keep pace and TouchDrive is the latest step in this evolution.

  TD1C TD1 TD2 TD2S TD3S
Direct Access Crosspoint Buttons 15 15 15 25 25
Number of Rows 1 1 2 2 3