SX62R
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SX62R

Off-road multi-purposes Mixer/Recorder, standard version with 64BD SSD drive and external PSU

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Product Description

The SONOSAX SX62R is a portable 6 channels high quality Analogue Mixing console with a true stereo mix bus and an advanced Monitoring & Communication system combined with an integrated 8 Tracks Digital Recorder on SSD Drive and compact flash card.

Built in a Compact and Light Weight housing the SONOSAX SX62R is based on a new ergonomic concept; standard functions are immediately accessible on the front panel,  all other features and configurations are easily accessible through an intuitive menu simply by touching the large colour screen.

Main connections being located on the recessed rear panel the connectors and cables are not only well protected but their weight is evenly distributed in the center instead of being unevenly spread side-wise.

The SONOSAX SX62R mixer provides with most of the features found in larger mixer such as the SONOSAX SX-ES64 or the SONOSAX SX-ST while the integrated digital recorder offers all functionalities required for today’s productions work-flow, providing a full implementation of BWF and iXLM metadata and many users friendly¬† features.

APPLICATIONS

  • Field Productions
  • Documentaries, TV series, Reality show
  • Feature Film
  • Music Recording
  • OB Van, sports event
  • Recording of Surround sounds or multichannel microphone systems

KEY FEATURES

MIXER

  • Transformer-less balanced Mic/Line input with High Quality, Low Noise microphone preamplifier using semi-discrete technology
  • Pre LF-Cut to protect the microphone pre-amplifier from wind noise and sweep LF Cut at 12dB/octave for a precise control
  • 48V Phantom,¬† phase reversal and Limiter on each input
  • Pre-Fader listening on each channel
  • Channel linking for stereo pair, M/S Pair or multichannel system
  • M/S decoder available either for mixing or for monitoring purposes
  • Direct channel output analogue (standard) digital (optional)
  • Configurable routing and assignment of channels onto the mix-bus and to the digital recorder
  • Two independent Monitoring system with Private Line for communication
  • Mono analogue Sub-out
  • Stereo Sub Out analogue or digital (menu configurable)
  • Integrated Slate microphone and 1kHz reference Tone
  • Connection with 48V Phantom and 6V Electret provided for an external Headset

RECORDER

  • Recording capabilities of up to 8 tracks on SSD Drive and either 2 tracks or full mirroring on CF Card at all sampling frequencies from 44,1 to 192kHz at 24bits
  • Uncompressed PCM WAV file format with full implementation of BWF and iXML metadata; either mono, stereo or polyphonic files
  • Editable metadata pre or post recording
  • Channel linking for stereo pair, M/S Pair or multichannel system
  • Time Code input and output supporting all format with pull up/pull down
  • WordClock I/O and Video sync capabilities
  • USB 2.0 connection for file transfer (mass storage class)

GENERAL

  • Machined aluminum housing
  • Powered by 4 D-cell batteries or external 6 to 18 VDC on Hirose 4 pins connector
  • Dimensions: 274 x 160 x 90 mm / 10,8″ x 6,3″ x 3,54″
  • Weight: 2200 grams (4,8 lbs) without batteries, 2900 grams (6.3 lbs) with 4x D-Cell batteries

User manual EN
User manual FR


Block diagram
Connectors pinout
iXML implementation Chart

Option card:

Accessories:

Version 4.4
July 2013

WARNING
8 channels @192kHz operation is not guaranteed with this firmware

CHANGELOG
Fixed timecode (see version 4.3 bug)


Version 4.3
June 2013

KNOWN BUG
timecode stamped in WAV file is wrong when pre-record time is not null.

WARNING
8 channels @192kHz operation is not guaranteed with this firmware.

CHANGELOG

  • Fixed iXML timecode TIMESTAMP_SAMPLE_RATE metadata (could be non-standard sampling frequency when digital inputs were used)
  • Fixed Compact Flash performance detection: in some cases, the CF card was incorrectly rejected from record
  • Improved SSD + CF detection at boot time
  • Added a security watchdog in the remote to reboot itself if anything goes wrong (does not affect any record in progress)
  • Fixed remote control freeze when entering a folder (browse file menu) with a lot of takes (>100)

Version 4.2
July 2012

WARNING
8 channels @192kHz operation is not guaranteed with this firmware.

CHANGELOG

  • Added digital output module support
  • Added time display system setting: user can choose to display timecode or program time in main screen
  • Improved FAT32 file system
  • Improved timecode accuracy, fixed timecode format issue
  • Added “C mode” in sampling up/down menu
  • Improved CF detection and performance tracking
  • Improved CF monitoring playback
  • Fixed stereo polyphonic playback
  • Fixed incorrect tape metadata modification
  • Fixed incorrect solo mode
  • Enhanced solo mode: 2 channels solo is now applied as MS if default monitoring is set to MS
  • Fixed minor user interface bugs