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ICON D-Command ES Updated by Digidesign

June 27, 2008


Folks with deeper pockets (and dreamers soon to join them) will be happy to know that Digidesign has updated their ICON D-Command ES control surface to included a number of style enhancements such as a darker colour scheme and updated, higher contrast text and graphics for improved legibility in low light.  See Digidesign for full details.

ICON D-Command ES Features:

  • Exclusive ICON-only access to recording, editing, routing, mixing, automation, recall, and other Pro Tools HD® functions
  • Eight high-quality, touch-sensitive, motorized faders in base configuration; expandable to 24 faders/channels with optional 16-channel D-Command ES Fader Module
  • Two touch-sensitive, multipurpose rotary encoders per channel strip, each with an LED ring, 6-character alphanumeric LCD, and tricolor automation indication LED
  • 15 illuminated pushbuttons and one channel name display per channel strip
  • Dedicated center section houses EQ and Dynamics controls for optimal monitoring while mixing
  • Two 32-segment bargraph meters per channel; eight 32-segment bargraph meters in the master section
  • Comprehensive onboard analog monitoring (up to 5.1 surround) and communications section with external, audiophile-grade electronics (XMON)
  • Patent-pending Ethernet protocol provides high-speed connection between the console and Pro Tools mix engine
  • Compact, ergonomic console design with espresso color scheme
  • Updated text and graphics improves legibility in difficult studio lighting conditions

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