Brio is the most powerful and compact digital broadcast audio console in its class. It has a comprehensive broadcast feature set to support a wider breadth of broadcasters, and the same market-leading levels of quality and customer support which Calrec is renowned for.

Brio36 is 892mm wide with a 36 dual-layer fader surface, while Brio12 is only 484mm with with standard trims, and just 430mm with Calrec’s slim trim option. Additional expansion I/O slots are fitted, while the Brio36 also has I/O built directly into the rear of the console.

With lots of delay resource, dynamics, integrated talkback, and multiple monitor outputs, Brio is broadcast-ready with no compromise or workarounds.

Scroll through our comprehensive videos below, or contact us to book a demo.

Speak to a specialist

Brio brochure
An icon of an open book.

Brio brochure

Download



Discover Calrec’s reputation for build quality, reliability and audio performance with the Brio. Click here to book a demo.

  • Brio

    Play
  • Unboxing

    Play
  • UI Touchscreen

    Play
  • Shows and Memories

    Play
  • Fader Layout

    Play
  • Assigning Audio Paths

    Play
  • Busses and Outputs

    Play
  • Connecting Inputs and Outputs

    Play
  • Routing Audio

    Play
  • Processing Audio

    Play
  • Monitoring

    Play
  • Routing with Contribution Mode

    Play
  • Control Linking

    Play
  • Surface Configuration

    Play
  • Mix Minus

    Play
  • Extrenal Meter Screen

    Play
  • GPIO

    Play
  • Mic Open bussess

    Play
    • 36 x dual layer faders (Brio36), 12 x dual layer faders (Brio12)
    • Up to 96 legs assignable as mono, stereo or 5.1 Input Channels (Brio36), up to 64 legs on Brio12
    • 6 band EQ on every channel, group, aux and main path
    • Dynamics on every path, including Expander / gate / ducker, sidechain EQ, key inputs, compressor and multi-band compressor
    • 36 legs assignable as mono, stereo or 5.1 Mains or Groups
    • 24 legs assignable as mono or stereo auxes
    • Automatic Mix-Minus
    • Off-Air Conference
    • An extensive range of Hydra2 I/O available
    • Excellent green credentials; Low weight, power consumption and heat generation
    • 36 x dual layer faders (Brio36), 12 x dual layer faders (Brio12)
    • 100mm, motorised, with PFL overpress
    • 1 x user assignable rotary control per strip
    • 2 x user assignable buttons per strip
    • Intuitive multi-touchscreen UI with hardware rotary controllers for fine adjustment
    • 64 legs assignable as mono, stereo or 5.1 Input Channels (Brio36), 48 legs on Brio12
    • 36 legs assignable as mono, stereo, or 5.1 Mains or Groups (Maximum of 4 Mains and 8 Groups)
    • 24 legs assignable as mono or stereo Auxes
    • 64 legs assignable as Insert sends and returns (Brio36), 48 legs on Brio12
    • 64 legs assignable as Direct, or Mix-Minus Outputs (Brio36), 48 legs on Brio12
    • Automatic Mix-Minus
    • Off-Air Conference for Mix-Minus
    • Delay available on every path, with additional 64 legs assignable as output delay (Brio36), 48 legs on Brio12
    • 64 legs assignable as input delay of up to 5s (Brio36), 48 legs on Brio12.
    • Functions at 48, 96, 44.1 or 88.2kHz – All DSP facilities are available at all sample rates without restriction
    • Expander/Gate/Ducker, with key input and sidechain EQ on every Input Channel and Group path
    • Compressor with key input and sidechain EQ on every Input Channel and Group path
    • Multiband Compressor on every Input Channel and Group path
    • Expander/Gate and Compressor on every Aux
    • Single Band Compressor and Multiband Compressor on every Main
    • 2 x Automixers available to all mono Input Channels and Groups
    • 6 band EQ available on every Input Channel, Group, Aux and Main path: 4 band full PEQ and 2 band LF/HF filters, 12 or 24dB/octave
    • 3 x Monitor outputs
    • Surround capable metering within each strip
    • Configurable meter screen output (DVI)
    • Comprehensive Loudness metering
    • 8 x GPI + 8 x GPO built in (Brio36)
    • AutoFaders for Audio Follows Video style control
  • Brio36

    Brio12

    • Brio36 Control Surface with monitor meter screen
    • Brio36 at ProShow, Canada
    • Brio36 Control Surface
    • Brio36 at VER, USA
    • Br.IO rack