Yamaha Showcases New Products and Updates at InfoComm 2023
The company will be showing a number of new products in the US for the first time. These will include the DM7 series of professional digital mixers, which takes the best elements of previous digital mixing systems and combine them with innovative new features in a compact, powerful, ergonomic, flexible and expandable package.
The Yamaha DM7-EX and DM7-EX Compact systems comprise the core DM7 or DM7 Compact mixers, combined with the DM7 Control unit.
Designed to deliver exceptional results with enhanced workflow for live music, corporate events, theatre, broadcast, streaming and hybrid mixing - where one console is used to independently mix more than one feed - the DM7 series allows for the ultimate in control flexibility is required, the DM7 (or DM7 Compact) and DM7 Control able to be separated and used in different locations, while all part of the same mixing system.
Also being exhibited is the exceptionally powerful DME7 Digital Signal Processor alongside the redeveloped ProVisionaire suite of system design, control and management software, together allowing the fully customizable configuration and operation of complex audio systems.
Already renowned for its flexibility, the ProVisionaire platform has been redeveloped with core applications which support the user's entire workflow: ProVisionaire Design for system design, ProVisionaire Control for system operation. It works seamlessly with the DME7, an open architecture-type digital signal processor which offers state-of-the-art performance and connectivity, 96 kHz sound quality and support for up to 256 input/output channels.*
* The DME7 hardware provides 64 input/output channels as standard, which can be expanded by an additional 64 channels with an expansion kit license. The expansion kit license is being introduced in stages so please contact your local Yamaha subsidiary to confirm when the license would be available in your region.
Yamaha is also showing the CS-800 video sound bar at InfoComm, which has been newly certified for Microsoft Teams and the CS-500 video collaboration system. The all-in-one CS-800 integrates a beam forming hexa-microphone, 4k camera, 90 dB SPL (at one metre) embedded loudspeaker and HDMI video output for remote conferencing into one device, providing a seamless and simple conferencing experience. The CS-500 includes the microphone, camera and video output (HDMI), while utilizing the speaker of the connected display (or other Yamaha or third-party speakers).
By combining Yamaha's proprietary audio processing with the latest intelligent video technology to track the voices of participants, the CS-800 and the CS-500 automatically adjust video and audio for each unique setting, taking video collaboration to a new era of flexibility and intelligibility
The DM7 series is an innovative digital mixer lineup that not only guarantees unparalleled sound quality, ease of operation, and high reliability for connecting engineers, artists, and audiences, but is also highly scalable and flexible enough to be adapted for various applications. It can be configured in a variety of forms depending on the engineer's preferences to support a wide range of applications.
An open architecture-type digital signal processor, which offers state-of-the-art performance and connectivity, 96 kHz sound quality and support for up to 256 input/output channels.