Calrec Argo: The new approach to audio mixing – any panel, anywhere
All-new, simple, intuitive, flexible, IP native surface with supercharged DSP, interchangeable panels and configurable layouts.
Argo comes in two sizes; the larger Argo Q model has two mid-level rows of interchangeable panels and the compact Argo S model has one mid-level row.
Why you need an Argo?
Argo is the result of over 50 years of expertise and research & development in the science of broadcast audio. Argo boasts native IP connectivity based on industry-wide standards, supercharged DSP with 1000s of DSP paths, and an ultra-modern and user-definable control surface. Argo is the next-generation audio console for all broadcasters, suiting a range of needs, from the largest global sporting events to automated / semi-automated news environments and flagship entertainment shows. With all this and more, Calrec’s Argo will surpass your needs well into the future.
- Flexible, simple & intuitive all-new surface design
Up to 240 faders per system. Short learning curve with familiar Assist application. Intuitive use of colour and digital scribble strip.
- Any panel, anywhere
Choose from dual fader, rotary control, monitoring or loudspeaker panels - all panels are interchangeable within the same frame and between Argo Q & Argo S.
- Supercharged DSP
Based on Calrec's ImPulse core with max DSP capacity extended to up to 2384 DSP paths for the most demanding, immersive productions.
- More of what you need, where you need it
EQ and dynamics now available on all Auxes and Tracks. Addition of stereo automixer, Ducker and variable slopes.
- Remote control
Calrec’s Assist application is built into Argo, along with remote surface options and True Control.
- IP native and IT friendly
From the ground up, Argo is IP-native based on ST2110 with surface sections and surface to core links on standard COTS switches.
- Resilient & redundant
Argo has no system PC. Each section is fully self-sufficient, and of course, dual PSUs, dual control links and ST2022-7 as standard.
Simple UI for customising unique user controller layouts.
Fanless surface mounted I/O options, video input per meter screen for Waves, 3rd party meters (RTW) or preview monitor.