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The complete audio solution for your digital cinema, the Dolby CP850 supports Dolby Atmos, Dolby Surround 7.1 and 5.1 formats, and the Dolby consumer codecs commonly used for alternative content.
The Dolby CP850 brings Dolby Atmos playback to your digital cinema.
Dolby Atmos® provides a unique approach to cinema audio, giving filmmakers unprecedented power and freedom to realize their creative visions. In your cinema, Dolby Atmos gives audiences a natural and enveloping sound experience that fully reflects the original artistic intent.
Each Dolby Atmos Cinema Processor CP850 includes the Dolby Commissioning Service: a complimentary review of the speaker configuration design and an initial room equalization. Our Content Services consultants will review your design drawings and equipment selection to ensure that your theatre delivers the highest-quality experience possible.
The Dolby Atmos Interface DAC3201 allows you to use legacy amplifiers in Dolby Atmos installations. The DAC3201 employs an audio-over-Ethernet protocol, to receive the digital audio stream from the CP850. It then converts the digital audio to analog audio for connection to amplifiers. Each DAC3201 supports up to 32 analog outputs.
A Dolby® CP850 cinema processor together with a single DAC3201 can support up to 48 output channels. Installations with more than 48 output channels will need two DAC3201 units.
Dolby Atmos represents a dynamic shift in audio, reinventing traditional surround sound methodology.
Dolby Atmos, Dolby Surround 7.1 and 5.1 playback
Dolby codec support for alternative content (Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus™, Dolby Digital, and Dolby E upmixing of non-DCP content)
16 channels of DCI PCM audio input
Support for 64 speaker feeds, configurable between 16 analog outputs and a Dolby Atmos Connect (DAC) output
Flexible I/O for a wide variety of content sources (16-channel AES, S/PDIF, optical, stereo analog, public announcement microphone)
Dolby Show Manager integration and web services APIs to easily integrate with TMS and NOC systems
Simplified installation, maintenance, and day-to-day operation of cinema sound systems for exhibitors
Sophisticated EQ processing to improve cinema audio playback
A feature-rich, web-based interface makes configuration easy. Program macros ensure correct playback of a variety of source materials and allow remote monitoring of the CP850’s functional health.
Eight macro buttons
LCD display with navigational buttons
A complete set of inputs and outputs offers comprehensive connection capabilities for any theatre or configuration. For a complete list, see the Specifications tab.
8 × AES (16-channel) input
Two AES-3id inputs
One optical digital audio input
Two HDMI inputs that can be routed to the HDMI output
One HDMI pass-through output
Two microphone inputs for alignment and PA
Command interface for theatre network and web UI traffic
Dolby Atmos data input
Dolby Atmos Connect interface
Standard 9-pin serial port
16-channel electronically balanced analog outputs
HI and VI-N (hearing-impaired and visually impaired narrative) outputs
Contact closure automation; eight assignable macros, mute, and a three-wire volume control
Power cable connector
Booth monitor output
DCI channels 13 and 14 pass-through for ancillary theatre system syncing
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