P3-300 System Controller

High capacity P3 LED Video controller

P3-300 System Controller
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The P3-300 System Controller combines the award-winning and intuitive P3 workflow with a brand new high-performance video processing engine. No matter how you mix Martin Creative LED fixtures and P3-enabled MAC moving heads, the workflow remains simple and integrated. The P3-300 is equipped with a DVI input, two SDI inputs (up to 3G), DMX input and Art-Net input. The output capacity of 2.080.000 pixels allows even more products to be driven from a single controller

  • Powerful and ergonomic LED Video Controller
  • Compatible with all Martin Creative LED products and P3-enabled MAC moving heads
  • Integration with lighting controls (DMX, Art-Net) and automation systems

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Features

  • Drives up to 2.080.000 pixels
  • Built-in scaler and mapper
  • DVI-D input up to 1920x1080
  • 2x 3G-SDI input up to 1920x1080
  • Analog video input up to 1920x1080
  • Dedicated bi-level and tri-level sync input for genlock
  • Built-in GUI (Graphical User Interface) including easy setup wizards
  • Real time visualization of the video mapping within the GUI (Graphical User interface)
  • Most user-friendly LED Video processor on the market
  • Compatible with all Martin Creative LED products and P3-enabled MAC moving heads
  • Integration with lighting controls (DMX & Art-Net) and automation systems
  • All connected products report status and problems back to the controller for easy monitoring and maintenance
  • Showfiles compatible with all products within the P3 System Controller family (including the P3-PC offline editor)
  • Connected fixtures can cross-fade or toggle in real-time between video-mapping and DMX (pixel-mapping) control

Specifications

  • Physical Width: 482 mm (19.0 in.) Height: 90 mm (3.5 in.) rackmount 2U Depth: 508 mm (20.0 in.) Weight: 9.0 kg (19.8 lbs.)
    Control/User Interface User interface : SXGA (1280 x 1024) or better monitor (VGA, DVI, HDMI or DP), USB keyboard, USB mouse Device status: Status indicator LEDs
    DVI Video Input

    Supports all resolutions up to 1920x1080
    Supports both RGB and YCbCr, progressive scan only

    Component Video Input

    Via DVI-I breakout cable (not supplied)
    Supports all resolutions up to 1920x1080
    Supports progressive and interlaced scan
    10-bit color sampling
    Supports composite NTSC/PAL/Secam, S-Video (Y/C) and component YPbPr w/Sync-on-G (Y)
    Supports tri-level sync

    SDI Video Input

    2 x SD-SDI 525/60 (NTSC) or 625/50 (PAL) per SMPTE 259M
    2 x HD-SDI 720p per SMPTE 296M or 1080i per SMPTE 292M
    1 x dual-link HD-SDI per SMPTE 372M
    2 x 3G-SDI per SMPTE 424M (compatible with level A and level B sync)

    Genlock Input Supports bi-level and tri-level sync
    Video Processing Controller pixel processing capacity: 2,080,000 pixels (expandable by adding P3-300s)* Controller fixture capacity: 2000 fixtures (expandable by adding P3-300s)* Maximum workspace area: 2,073,600 pixels Maximum active capture area: 2,073,600 pixels System processing depth: 16 bits per color (48 bits per pixel) System latency, DVI: 2 frames System latency, SDI/component progressive: 2 frames System latency, SDI/component interlaced: 3 frames

    Latency between first and last fixture: None Scaling (global and mixed pixel pitch) De-interlacing Gamma curve selection and adjustment Control of brightness, contrast and low light Real-time content remapping Real-time color temperature and color space control Real-time preview of video input and mapping canvas *See also P3 System Controller Capacity Info Note on Support & Downloads page

    DMX CONTROLS

    One line of DMX input* Up to 64 universes of Art-Net input* Control of intensity and colors Control of color temperature Merge video input with DMX controls towards fixtures Cross-fade or toggle between video and DMX controls Freeze, blackout or activate testpatterns on video engine Recall video presets (video settings, fixture positions and more) *See also P3 System Controller Capacity Info Note on Support & Downloads page

    MOTION CONTROLS

    One universe of DMX, Art-Net or Kinesys K2* Compatible with Kinesys K2, Tait Navigator and others Control fixture or group position on video canvas Control fixture or group rotation on video canvas *See also P3 System Controller Capacity Info Note on Support & Downloads page

    P3 Signal Protocol Signal type: Gigabit Ethernet Protocol : Proprietary Martin P3 Hot pluggable: Yes, electrically isolated at all connections Cable type: Ethernet, shielded, CAT 5e or better Cable length: Up to 100 m (328.1 ft.) between any 2 devices, extendable with Ethernet switch Maximum number of fixtures per line: 50, extendable with Ethernet switch
  • Construction Housing: Steel and aluminum Color: Matte black Protection rating: IP20
    Installation Mounting: 19-inch rackmount (2U) or free-standing
    Connections Power input: IEC socket with integrated power switch P3 data in/out: 4 x etherCON socket Genlock in: 1 x BNC Genlock thru: 1 x BNC SDI video in: 2 x BNC SDI video thru: 2 x BNC DVI/component video in: DVI-I (component via BNC-to-DVI-A adapter cable, not supplied) DVI/component video thru: DVI-I DMX in: 5-pin locking XLR DMX thru: 5-pin locking XLR Management network: etherCON socket EtherDMX / motion network (Art-Net, Kinesys K2/Vector): etherCON socket Peripherals and USB memory devices: 4 x USB 2.0 ports User interface monitor: DisplayPort++ (compatible with adapters to DVI, HDMI and VGA, not supplied)
    Electrical AC power: 100-240 V nominal, 47-63 Hz Power supply unit: Integrated, universal multi-voltage
    Thermal Cooling: Forced air Maximum ambient temperature (Ta max.): 50° C (122° F) Minimum ambient temperature (Ta min.): 0° C (32° F) Total heat dissipation (calculated, +/- 10%): 685 BTU/hr.
    Approvals EU safety: EN 60950-1 EU EMC: EN 55022, EN 55024, EN 61000-3-2, EN 61000-3-3, EN 6100-4-2, EN 6100-4-3, EN 6100-4-4, EN 6100-4-5, EN 6100-4-6, EN 6100-4-11 US safety: ANSI/UL 60950-1 Canadian safety: CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 60950-1
    Included Items

    EU-type power cable with Schuko connector
    US-type power cable
    UK-type power cable

    Related Items Martin P3-050™ System Controller: P/N 90721090 Martin P3-100™ System Controller: P/N 90721010 Martin P3-150™ System Controller: P/N 90721015 Martin P3-200™ System Controller: P/N 90721020 Martin P3-PC™ System Controller: Free download from martin.com
    Ordering Information Martin P3-300 System Controller: P/N 90721060

Downloads

  Version Language Size Uploaded
Specifications
file type icon P3-300 System Controller Spec Sheet-English
en version C, updated: Feb 03, 2021
en  360 KB Feb 03, 2021
Manuals
file type icon P3 System Controllers – Training Videos
updated: Aug 21, 2020
    Aug 21, 2020
file type icon P3 System Controllers - Keyboard Shortcuts
en version E, updated: Dec 12, 2020
en  187 KB Dec 12, 2020
file type icon P3 System Controllers - DMX Protocol
en version 5.2.0, updated: Dec 12, 2020
5.2.0  en  663 KB Dec 12, 2020
file type icon P3 System Controllers - Capacity Info Note
en version L, updated: May 19, 2021
en  507 KB May 19, 2021
file type icon P3-050, P3-150, P3-300 - Monitor Connection Guide
en version D, updated: Oct 22, 2020
en  118 KB Oct 22, 2020
file type icon P3 System Controllers – Kurzanleitung
de version G, updated: May 11, 2018
de  919 KB May 11, 2018
file type icon P3 System Controllers - Quick Guide
en version G, updated: May 11, 2018
en  2.49 MB May 11, 2018
file type icon P3 System Controllers – Guide de Démarrage
fr version G, updated: May 11, 2018
fr  840 KB May 11, 2018
Symbols
file type icon Vectorworks Symbols
en version 3.1, updated: May 19, 2021
3.1  en  339 MB May 19, 2021
file type icon Martin Professional GDTF Library
en version A, updated: Jul 22, 2021
en  203 Bytes Jul 22, 2021
Compliances
file type icon P3-300 - EU Declaration of Conformity
en version A, updated: Oct 23, 2020
en  44.3 KB Oct 23, 2020
file type icon P3-300 - ETL Listing Verification
en version A, updated: Oct 23, 2020
en  79.6 KB Oct 23, 2020
Software
file type icon Martin P3 Content Package Rev. B Part 1 - H.264
version B, updated: Dec 15, 2020
  950 MB Dec 15, 2020
file type icon Martin P3 Content Package Rev. B Part 2 - H.264
version B, updated: Dec 15, 2020
  883 MB Dec 15, 2020
file type icon Martin P3 Content Package Rev. B Part 3 - H.264
version B, updated: Dec 15, 2020
  924 MB Dec 15, 2020
platform icon P3 Fixture Adjuster One-Key Conversion
version 2016-05-30, updated: May 18, 2018
2016-05-30     514 KB May 18, 2018
platform icon P3-050/150/300 Software
version 5.2.0, updated: Dec 15, 2020
5.2.0     56 MB Dec 15, 2020
platform icon P3-050/150/300 Recovery Wizard
version 5.2.0, updated: Dec 15, 2020
5.2.0     55.9 MB Dec 15, 2020
Service Notes
VC-Grid/Strip products with P3 Software 3.1.1 or newer
en version A, updated: May 22, 2018
A   en    May 22, 2018
file type icon 3D Partsfinder - Opening using Solid Works Composer Player
version 4, updated: Oct 22, 2020
  743 KB Oct 22, 2020
Using P3 PowerPort 1500 with P3-05/150/300 System Controller
en version A, updated: May 22, 2018
A   en    May 22, 2018
Using EC-20 LED Video panels with P3-050/150/300 System Controller
en version A, updated: May 22, 2018
A   en    May 22, 2018
Running P3 network in surge-sensitive environment
en version A, updated: May 22, 2018
A   en    May 22, 2018
Using EC-10 LED Video panels with P3-050/150/300 System Controller
en version A, updated: May 22, 2018
A   en    May 22, 2018

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