Designed with visual Designers, for visual Designers. Building on four decades of experience powering the most demanding shows, Avolites Diamond 9 is a dramatic evolution in production control.
DESIGNED TO PIONEER THE NEXT GENERATION OF SHOWS
Created in consultation with leading visual designers, and alongside expert industrial designers, D9 is ready for the next generation of ultimate shows and beyond. With vast screen real-estate, all-new controls, and unique media integration it intuitively combines control of all visual aspects of the show. Hand-crafted in London, built upon Avolites’ heritage of quality and reliability.
Ultimate performance control
THE FINEST TACTILE CONTROLS IN INDEPENDENT BANKS OF 15
Motorised and touch-sensitive Penny and Giles faders: Optical high-res rotary faders: Short-travel flash buttons with positive haptics for perfect timing.
INDICATOR COLOURS FOR FLAWLESS PERFORMANCE
Fader and Encoder level indicator colours can be defined to make it even easier to group and quickly recognise controls when it counts.
11-SEGMENT LEVEL INDICATOR ON EVERY FADER
RGB level indicator on every fader which follows the halo colour of the playback. Especially useful on rotary faders when swapping pages.
EVERYTHING IN ITS RIGHT PLACE
Additional Macro buttons with a dedicated screen, right in the playback section. Flash buttons under the faders. Perfectly aligned labelling. Page banks for every section.
Ultimate sequence control
T-BAR FOR SUPER SMOOTH TRANSITIONS
The T-Bar delivers more refined control with even smoother manual fades. Paired with our unique Scene Master functionality it brings total professionalism to live creativity.
With its non-contact design, the fader remains as accurate as ever, even after years of use. The scene master function is complimented by a double-width Commit button and four further control buttons, plus a dedicated LCD screen for continuous status data.
DEDICATED MASTER CUE LIST CONTROL SECTION
With two motorised faders, 8 control buttons and a double-width Go button, theatrical cue list performance is at your fingertips.
Born out of 40 years’ experience in control, designed with eyes fixed firmly on the future, the D9’s programming surface features: 3 media preview touchscreens, 5 + 1 attribute wheels, ergonomically designed controls, a T-Bar and illuminated programming keys. All are integrated with Avolites long serving Titan proprietary software.
THREE PREVIEW SCREENS
4.3″ preview screens ideal for media ensuring that the main screens remain uncluttered for maximum information density.
FIVE OPTICAL ATTRIBUTE WHEELS
Newly designed wheels with optical encoders and RGB led indicators, plus a vertical level-wheel put more parameters than ever at your fingertips.
72 PROGRAM KEYS
Carefully selected Cherry MX Low Profile keys with RGB illumination provide optimal tactility with low fatigue for programming sessions.
OPTICAL TRACKBALL AND ARROW KEYS
Manipulate data to optimise accuracy and creativity and navigate interfaces more effortlessly than ever.
Ultimate 11 screen experience
The most demanding shows require the most harmonious visual control experience. Up to 11 internal screens, with the option of 2 additional external screens, all powered by Avolites software, provides unrivaled focus and vision.
3 LARGE MAIN WORKSPACE SCREENS
Ultimate video control with Synergy
The Avolites D9 console goes far beyond the aesthetics. It provides more intuitive media control integration for lighting designers. Building on the ground-breaking Synergy software, released in October 2019, allowing seamless integration between media server and lighting control, the D9 brings this to your fingertips with intuitive design and layouts, ideal for media playback and integrated control.
The D9 also features Avolites’ new logo. This is the first notable change to the logo since the company began in 1976.
“The Diamond collection, with our new brand logo, marks the first step in our future-facing strategy as a company,” says Paul Wong, Managing Director of Avolites. “The D9’s are the resulting product of years of R&D investment, and we’re very proud to be giving our users the ultimate programming tool for their future creative projects.”