Features and Comparison | ArKaos Pro
Features and Comparison

MediaMaster Express

Features and Comparison

Feature Comparison v5

Features

MediaMaster Express

MediaMaster Pro

Layers 12 36
Theater Mode Yes Yes
Fixture Mode No Yes
LED Mapper Yes Yes
Kling-Net Mapper Yes Yes
Video Mapper No Yes
MediaHub Yes Yes
Geometrical Correction Basic Advanced
Soft-Edge Basic Advanced
 

New in version 3

  • Each layer can be sent individually to ArtNet / Kling-Net / video output
  • Faster frame rate with a new multi threaded decoder for MPEG 2 / H 264
  • Higher resolution, up to 8K video (8192 × 4320 pixels) with MPEG 2

Control interface

  • Computer keyboard
  • Any MIDI controller compatible with your system
  • Simple DMX lighting desk

Main features

  • 8 independent video layers
  • Control video layers with just a few DMX dimmers or MIDI notes
  • Work on a single DMX universe or MIDI channel
  • Kling-Net support for plug-and-play configuration of LED devices
  • Support for split-devices with Kling-Net mapper
  • Advanced Graphic engine: Fully hardware accelerated and Multi-threaded on multi-core CPUs
  • Optimized for HD movies, HD output support
  • Intuitive user interface
  • 60+ effects
  • 50+ text animations
  • Audio Visualization Generators
  • Drag & Drop visuals directly on the main interface
  • Support for movie's audio through FFMpeg (supports most formats)
  • Support for Actionscript 3 in Flash animations and Flash Texts
  • Support for Quartz Composer .qtz files as Sources and Effects (Mac OS X only)
  • Support for Syphon on Mac, allowing to natively output to any other application that support Syphon as input
  • Media library of 255 folders and 255 visuals
  • Organize your shows with up to 64 patches of 64 cells
  • Control up to 3 parameters per cell via DMX or MIDI
  • Optional fade time on trigger
  • Multiple video inputs (PCI card, FireWire DV / HDV, USB, etc.)
  • Frame blending for smooth playback even at very slow speed
  • Software Genlocking to the output monitors for perfect playback up to 60fps without dropping frame
  • Master brightness-contrast, keystone
  • Multi-Screen and Wide-Screen with soft-edge
  • Internal MPEG2-MPEG4 codec for enhanced reliability
  • Native support of H.264 through FFMPEG 0.5
  • Support of all common media formats (AVI, MPEG, QuickTime MOV, Flash, WMV, picture files etc)
  • Support for movies with alpha channels