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MPA1-SOLO-IP Added to TSL Products Range of Entry-Level MPA1 Audio Monitors

By CIOReview | Saturday, December 12, 2020

New addition to TSL Products' range of entry-level MPA1 audio monitors, the latest MPA1-SOLO-IP aids to make the transition to IP seamless, offering peace of mind and ease of usage.

FREMONT, CA: As the new addition to TSL Products' range of entry-level MPA1 audio monitors, the latest MPA1-SOLO-IP aids to make the transition to IP seamless, offering peace of mind and ease of usage in even the most challenging environments at a competitive price. The MPA1-SOLO-IP provides similar features as TSL's best-selling MPA1-SOLO-SDI, with scroll to hear functions that help the operators to monitor 16 audio channels instantly. It can even view video sources but with the added advantage of monitoring redundant SDI and IP networks for future-proofed confidence without compromise.

As the product becomes more complex and the transition to IP expands beyond greenfield sites, facilities often need audio monitoring within numerous feeds and infrastructures. Advancing from TSL's world-renowned IP expertise, the latest MPA1-SOLO-IP can host 2 Embrionix SFP modules for IP connectivity for cost-efficient redundant ST-2022-6 ST-2110 audio and video monitoring. By borrowing design ideas from its MPA1-SOLO-SDI, TSL's MPA1-SOLO-IP also supports SDI, AES, and analog audio source monitoring through BNC or fiber SFP+ port connection while recollecting the depth of 100mm for a compact and lightweight deployment, which is available on every MPA1 audio monitors.

With the minimum form factor on the market for a rack-mounted IP-based audio monitor, the MPA1 range has been developed to meet the demands of even the most compact and space-restricted environments where fast audio QC is needed. The TSL's MPA1 units are usually utilized across studio control rooms and in the OB trucks and fly packs to monitor the feeds' audio mixer outputs and technical monitoring.

"With TSL's expertise in IP-based solutions, we strived to design a compact audio monitor that aid broadcasters in their transition towards IP," says Stephen Brownsill, audio product manager at TSL Products. "In fast-paced production environments, it is essential that broadcasters have reliable, flexible tools that fit seamlessly into their operations, while offering ease of use and familiarity as personnel shift and move between productions. Whether monitoring redundant SDI infrastructures or redundant IP networks, the MPA1-SOLO-IP provides confidence monitoring without compromise."