The Roland VR-3EX is the next generation 4-channel SD performance mixer which features HDMI inputs/outputs, USB streaming, HDCP support, built-in touch multi-viewer, an audio mixer all in a compact portable unit.Designed to be a live production switcher thebuilt-in audio mixer with up to 4 frames delay to “lipsync” your video source. Scaling on the output allows you to output up to 1080p HD Video and Audio quality.
- HDMI & Composite Inputs
- Standard Definition 16:9 Mixing Engine
- Scaled Output up to 1080p
- Advanced 18 Channel Audio Mixer
- USB 2.0 for 480i Streaming
- 2.5” Multiview Preview Monitor
- Pnp, Key and Video Effects
Generic Spec: ProcessingVideo Processing: 4:2:2 (Y/Pb/Pr), 8 bits (Internal Processing : 480/59.94p when set to NTSC, 576/50p when set to PAL)Audio Processing: Sampling Rate : 24 bits/48 kHz
HDMI Video (VIDEO IN 1–3): 480/59.94p (when set to NTSC), 576/50p (when set to PAL)
HDMI Video (VIDEO IN 4): 480/59.94i,
480/59.94p, 720/59.94p, 1080/59.94i, 1080/59.94p (when set to NTSC),
576/50i, 576/50p, 720/50p, 1080/50i, 1080/50p (when set to PAL)
HDMI Audio (VIDEO IN 1–4): Linear PCM, 24 bits/48 kHz, 2 chRGB/Component (VIDEO IN 4): 640
x 480/60Hz, 800 x 600/60Hz, 1024 x 768/60Hz, 1280 x 768/60Hz, 1280 x
1024/60Hz, 1366 x 768/60Hz, 1400 x 1050/60Hz, 1600 x 1200/60Hz, 1920 x
1200/60Hz* The refresh rate is the maximum value of each resolution.* Conforms to VESA DMT Version 1.0 Revision 11.* 1920 x 1200/60Hz : Reduced blanking
Composite Video NTSC, PAL (VIDEO IN 1–4): NTSC, PAL
HDMI and RGB/ Component Video (VIDEO OUT): 480/59.94i, 576/50i, 480/59.94p, 576/50p, 720/59.94p, 720/50p, 1080/59.94i, 1080/50i, 1080/59.94p, 1080/50p640 x 480, 800 x 600, 1024 x 768, 1280 x 768, 1280 x 1024, 1366 x 768, 1400 x 1050, 1600 x 1200, 1920 x 1200*
The output format of HDMI and RGB/Component is always the same. When an
interlaced format is selected, component signal is output from the
RGB/COMPONENT connector. When a non-interlaced format is selected, RGB
signal is output from the RGB/COMPONENT connector.* The refresh
rates of RGB format is 60 Hz when set to NTSC, 75 Hz when set to PAL
(excluding 1600 x 1200 and 1920 x 1200. The refresh rate of these 2 is
75 Hz when set to PAL.)* RGB formats : Conforms to VESA DMT Version 1.0 Revision 11.* 1920 x 1200/60Hz : Reduced blanking
HDMI Audio (VIDEO OUT): Linear PCM, 24 bits/48 kHz, 2 ch
Composite Video (VIDEO OUT): NTSC, PAL
Preview Video (PVW OUT): 480/59.94p when set to NTSC, 576/50p when set to PAL
Preview Audio (PVW OUT): Linear PCM, 24 bits/48 kHz, 2 ch
USB Video: 720 x 480 when set to NTSC, 720 x 576 when set to PAL, Motion JPEG
USB Audio: Linear PCM, 16 bits/48 kHz, 2 ch
Input ConnectorsVideo: VIDEO IN 1–4 (HDMI : Type A 19 pins)VIDEO IN 4 (RGB/Component : HD DB-15 type)VIDEO IN 1–4 (Composite : RCA phono Type)
Audio: AUDIO IN 1–4 (XLR/TRS combo type, phantom power)AUDIO IN 5--6 (Stereo RCA phono type)AUDIO IN 7/8 (Stereo miniature type)MIC (Internal stereo microphones)
Phantom Power: DC 48V (unloaded maximum), 10 mA (maximum load)* Current value per channel
Video: VIDEO OUT (HDMI: Type A 19 pins)VIDEO OUT (RGB/omponent : HD DB-15 type)VIDEO OUT (Composite : RCA phono type)PVW OUT (HDMI: Type A 19 pins)
Audio: AUDIO OUT L,R (Stereo RCA phono type)AUX OUT L,R (Stereo 1/4-inch phone type)PHONES (1/4-inch phone type) (headphones)PHONES (Stereo miniature type) (headphones)
Other ConnectorsMIDI: 5 pins DIN type x 2 (IN, OUT/THRU)USB: B type x 1 (for streaming and remote control)
Signal Level and Impedance
RGB/Component: Input/Output Signal Level : 1.0 Vp-p (luminance), 0.7 Vp-p (chroma)Input/Output Impedance : 75 ohms
Composite: Input/Output Signal Level : 1.0 Vp-pInput/Output Impedance : 75 ohms
XLR/TRS combo type: Input Signal Level : -60–+4 dBu (Maximum: +22 dBu)Input Impedance : 10 k ohms (GAIN 0–23 dB), 5 k ohms (GAIN 24–64 dB)
1/4-inch/RCA phono type: Input Signal Level : -10 dBu (Maximum: +8 dBu)Input Impedance : 15 k ohmsOutput Signal Level : -10 dBu (Maximum: +8 dBu)Output Impedance : 1 k ohms
Miniature type: Input Signal Level : -15 dBu (Maximum: +3 dBu)Input Impedance : 15 k ohmsHeadphones: Output Signal Level: 25 mW + 25 mWOutput Impedance : 10 ohms
Display: Graphic Color LCD, 320 x 240 dots, touch panel
Video Effects: Transition : Cut, Mix (3 patterns), Wipe (250 patterns)VIDEO FX : Strobe, Negative, Colorize, Findedge, Silhouette, Monochrome, Sepia, Emboss, Posterize, Color pass, Multi (11 types)Composition : Picture in Picture, Split, Quad, Luminance Key, Chroma KeyOthers : Output Fade, Freeze
Power Supply: AC Adaptor
Current Draw: 2.3 A
Accessories: AC Adaptor, Power Cord, Owner’s Manual
Size and Weight
Width: 345 mm, 13-10/16 inches
Depth: 203 mm, 8 inches
Height: 80 mm, 3-3/16 inches
Weight: 2.3 kg, 5 lbs. 2 oz.
Simplicity for all applications that need video and sound.
VR-3EX features a simple interface that places the audio mixer on the
left and the video mixer on the right for a design that helps ensure
intuitive control of the audiovisual experience.
The buttons and
knobs let the operator easily accomplish all the common tasks while the
touch-screen monitor displays more-advanced settings and adjustments in a
visual layout that's clear and easy to understand.
The VR-3EX is
expressly designed for real-time operations. It makes video switching
and audio mixing accessible by users with no specialized knowledge.
An all-in-one design for live production
event and studio venues, video equipment can include cameras, DVD
players, computers, tablets, and more along with audio sources extending
to microphones and audio players of every type.
variety of connectors for HDMI, RGB, and audio sources enable connection
of a wide range of video and audio devices. The design enables the user
to concentrate on the event at hand without having to worry about
controlling multiple devices at the same time.
Webstreaming or recording with a PC/Mac
the VR-3EX to a computer via USB enables it to record video and audio
using the dedicated Video Capture for VR recording software or
QuickTime. The recorded files can then be edited and/or uploaded to the
net. Live streaming software examples include USTREAM, Livestream,
Stickam, Justin.tv, worshipstream.com, websharelive.com, and other
streaming services along with video conferencing type solutions such as
Skype and gotomeeting.
Every function an event venue or live stream demands - all in one single unit.
speeches, seminars, and symposiums to live events and performances, the
VR-3EX simplifies setup and production for every application that
requires video and sound.
all-in-one solution for any application made possible by a wealth of
features and a full range of practical digital-processing power.
its compact size, the VR-3EX delivers full digital processing for video
and audio, supporting on-site operations with clear picture and sound.
It offers built-in digital effects for both video and audio, bringing
new levels of audiovisual expression to any venue and streaming