Barco EC-30 Small Event Controller

Barco EC-30 Small Event Controller

Barco E2 Presentation Switcher

Raising the bar for live screen management, the E2 presentation system provides superior image quality, exceptional input and output density, great expandability and durability. With native 4K input and output, the E2 provides impressive pixel processing power. Whether native or scaled inputs, two connectors or four, this HDCP-compliant system manages it all. With 28 inputs and 14 outputs (eight PGM, two Multi-viewer and four scaled Aux outputs), the E2 system offers full show control, including eight independent PIP mixers and a dedicated Multiviewer.

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Supporting native 4K input and output, it is the first and only screen management system on the market that can manage a 4K projector blend with refresh rates up to 60Hz. A truly versatile system, it offers eight mixable PGM outputs and four scaled Aux Outputs for full show control with a single box.

Video inputs

  • 28 inputs via 8 input cards (Event Master series cards)
  • Up to 8 x 4K inputs - each input card supports up to 4K@60p
  • 8 x SD/HD/3G SDI (6G ready)
  • 8 x HDMI 1.4a (297 Mpix/sec max)
  • 8 x DisplayPort 1.1 (330 Mpix/sec max)
  • 4 x Dual Link DVI (330)

Video outputs

  • 14 outputs via 4 output cards (Event Master series cards)
  • Up to 3 x 4K outputs - each output card supports up to 4K@60 p
  • 4 x SD/HD/3G SDI (6G ready)
  • 8 x HDMI 1.4a (297 Mpix/sec max)
  • 2 x HDMI 1.4a for Multiviewer (297 Mpix/sec max)


  • 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

  • 8 program outputs configurable as single screens or tiled/blended widescreens
  • Configurable from 8x 2048X1200@60 max to 2 x 4096x2400@60 max
  • Independent edge blending/feathering control for all four sides

Scaled Aux outputs

  • User definable from 4 x 2048x1200@60 to 1 x 4K@60
  • All outputs can be defined as Aux destinations for a total of 12 Aux outputs
  • Output color correction


  • Native resolution background mixer per output screen
  • Independent layer transitions or full Preview/Program transition
  • Flexible layer allocation – up to 16 mixable or 32 single scalable PIP/key layers assignable toProgram output screens

Still stores

  • Up to 100 HD stills available in background, Aux or PIP

Layer effects

  • Borders (hard, soft, halo) and drop shadows
  • Color effects
  • Strobe, H&V flip
  • Luma key
  • PIP moves via Keyframes


  • Flexible user-definable layouts 
  • Monitor all Inputs and Outputs, including Preview and Aux 
  • Two outputs 
  • Dedicated hardware same E2 Event Master Processors 


  • Easily expandable for larger display applications via proprietary links 
  • Link units to increase available Inputs and Outputs for larger tiled/blended widescreen applications 
  • Expansion via simple linking - up to 2 chassis 
  • E2 ships with the ability to link 2 chassis for expansion. Linking additional chassis will be available in a future software release. 


  • HDCP compliant 


  • Event Master screen management software for PC or MAC 
  • Ethernet RJ-45, 1000/100/10 Mbps autosense 


  • Field-Serviceable I/O and processing cards (not hot-swappable) 
  • Hot-swappable dual-redundant power supplies