S3-4K Jr Gen 2

S3‑4K Jr Gen 2

Compact and cost-effective Event Master processor

S3‑4K Jr Gen 2

Compact and cost-effective Event Master processor

The updated S3-4K Jr Gen 2 configuration is ideally suited for applications that do not require the full capacity of the S3-4K Gen 2 or E2 Gen 2. It comes configured with one Gen 2 input cards, two output cards, a 4K60 MVR and two mixers on an up to 4Kx2K canvas in the same 3 RU form factor as its bigger S3-4K Gen 2 brother. S3-4K Jr Gen 2 can easily grow with your shows through upgrades. Simply purchase and install additional cards into your system. With all cards installed you can even upgrade the S3-4K Jr Gen 2 to a fully loaded S3-4K Gen 2 system at any time. 

Powerful features, easy operation

  • Pre-loaded with six I/O cards
  • Interlinking of S3-4K chassis allows expansion of inputs, outputs or layers
  • Manage all versions of the system with the cross-platform Event Master Toolset
  • Serviceable in the field and ready for future signal interfaces via the modular Event Master cards
  • Optional dual redundant power supply for maximum peace of mind
  • Projection blend and Native Test Pattern support
  • LED Custom format and Native Test Pattern support



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General specifications
Live effects canvas
-10 Megapixels PVW/PGM
-20 Megapixels PGM only
Video inputs

6 FHD@60 inputs via 1 Tri-combo card

  • Mix and match between 6 x FHD@60 to 2x 4K@60 inputs
  • 4x SD/HD/3G/6G/12G SDI connectors (Tri-Combo card)
  • 1x HDMI™ 2.0 (600MHz max)
  • 1x DisplayPort 1.2 (660MHz max)
Video outputs

8x FHD@60 /12x 4K@30 / 6x 4K@60 outputs via 2 output cards
(HDMI™ 2.0 4 outputs ea)

  • Multiviewer 4x HDMI™ 2.0 for 4x FHD@60 or 1 x 4K60 (600MHz max)
  • 4x HDMI™ 2.0 when used as standard output card
Analog reference input/loop on BNC connectors; bi-level and blackburst at SD and tri-level at HD
S3D Sync: 4x input Din connector, 2x output Din connector
Program output
  • Up to 4 program outputs with mixing bakground and pip/key, configurable as single screens or tiled/blended widescreens (preview and Multi-Viewer not available in all configurations)
  • Configurable for up to 8 x 4K@30 / 4 x 4096x2400@60
  • Independent edge blending/feathering control for all four sides
Scaled Aux outputs
  • Route and Scale any source to any Auxilliary output
  • User definable for up to 8 x 4K@30 / 6 x 4096x2400@60
  • All outputs can be defined as Aux destinations for a total of 8 Aux outputs
  • Output color correction. (preview and Multi-Viewer not available in all configurations)
  • Upscale any source to any Super AUX array of screens
  • Native resolution background mixer per program screen
  • Independent layer transitions or full Preview/Program transition
  • Flexible layer allocation – 2 mixable or 4 single scalable PIP/key layers assignable to any Program output screens.
Still stores
Up to 100 HD or 25 UHD. Import file size dependent.
Layer effects
  • Borders (hard, soft, halo) and drop shadows
  • Color effects
  • Strobe, H&V flip
  • Luma, chroma and Cut/Fill keys (not all modes support keying)
  • PIP moves via Keyframes
  • Flexible user-definable layouts
  • Monitor all Inputs and Outputs, including Preview and Aux
  • 4 x FHD@60 outputs or 1 x 4K60
  • Dedicated hardware same as E2 Gen2 Event Master Processor
  • Source On Pvw/Pgm Indication in MVR
  • Source on PVW/PGM reflected in the operation view
  • Source on PVW/PGM available via TSL3.1 on network
Linking is available as an user upgradeable option via adding Link Card.
HDCP Compliannce determined by installed cards.
  • Event Master screen management software for PC or MAC
  • Event Master Controllers
  • WebUI
  • JSON and Telnet API available
  • Ethernet RJ-45, 1000/100/10 Mbps autosense
  • Field-Serviceable I/O and processing cards (not hot-swappable)
  • Hot swappable power supplies, Optional redundant.
Noise Level
  • Max 51.3 dB avg. Fans at 100%
  • -
  • As low as 34 dB with low fanspeed
  • Fan speed is software managed based on operating temperature
  • Reference ISO 7779
  • Height: 13.26 cm / 5.22 inches - 3 RU Rackmount
  • Width: 43.2 cm / 17 inches without chassis handles, 48.3 cm / 19 inches with chassis handles attached
  • Depth: 54 cm / 21.33 inches overall
21 kg / 46 lbs
Input power: 100-240Vac, 50/60Hz, 8.8A (x2), 826 Watt
Ships with single power supply.  Optional Dual-redundant, hot-swappable power supplies; available as upgrade.
Environmental temperature
0-40 C (32-104 F)
Environmental humidity
0-95% non-condensing (non-operating)
0-85% non-condensing (operational)
3 years parts and labor

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