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10 Reasons Why Brio Means Business

Calrec’s Brio console is the most powerful and compact digital broadcast audio console in its class. Here are 10 reasons why Brio smashes the competition!

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“There is so much power in such a compact package. Before Brio, smaller trucks wouldn’t necessarily have the budget or the space for a larger Calrec, so the Brio really fills a missing piece in the mobile audio puzzle.”

Mark Butler, Majestic Sound Productions, Inc

Brio is the biggest tiny console you will ever need!

Calrec’s compact Brio console is ready to go straight out of the box.

Benefits
Brio is fully loaded with dynamics and delay on every path. Its powerful feature set includes a huge internal router, multiple monitor outputs, comprehensive built-in I/O, plus it’s expandable for future expansion.

Why you need a Brio
Brio is a plug-and-play broadcast console with no DSP sharing so everything is available all the time, making it very flexible. It slots into any broadcast workflow and is easy to drive and learn. In fact, with comprehensive free training, market-leading technical customer support and Calrec’s renowned reliability, Brio meets your needs for years to come.

Need more information? Download our Brio User Manual here or book a demo below.

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    • 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
    • Up to 96 legs assignable as mono, stereo or 5.1 Input Channels (Brio36), up to 64 legs on Brio12
    • 36 legs assignable as mono, stereo, or 5.1 Mains or Groups
    • 24 legs assignable as mono or stereo Auxes
    • Up to 96 legs assignable as Insert sends and returns (Brio36), up to 64 legs on Brio12
    • Up to 96 legs assignable as Direct, or Mix-Minus Outputs (Brio36), up to 64 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
    • Up to 64 assignable legs of delay of up to 5s
    • 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

    • Calrec Brio 36 (At an angle)
    • Calrec Brio 36 (Front view)
    • Calrec Brio 36 (At an angle)
    • Calrec Brio 36 (Without an monitor)
    • Calrec Brio 12