Barix Exstreamer 500

Barix Exstreamer 500 encoder/decoder -XLR audio cable included.

Original price was: $1,800.00.Current price is: $1,710.00.

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Barix Extreamer 500 is a Professional Multiprotocol IP Audio de-/encoder with I/O, balanced audio. Support of Internet Radio and VoIP (SIP, RTP) codecs and protocols make the products the ideal choice for broadcast, professional and VoIP applications.

? Live IP Audio Encoder for Streaming Applications
? Generic, bidirectional full-duplex VoIP module
? for Paging and Intercom Applications
? Paging and Audio Distribution with external
Amplifier control and monitoring
? Shoutcast/Icecast Source Encoder
? Confidence Monitoring and Vox Switch for
Broadcast Applications
? Commercial Audio Streaming Applications
? Multiroom IP Audio System Receiver
? Low latency IP Audio Encoder for multichannel
? Background Music and Music-on-Hold
? encoder for VoIP Applications
? Source Encoder for IP Audio Distribution
? Digital Annunciator, Message Player, Message
? SIP and IP Paging Zone Device
? Reflector based STL application



  • MP3, G.711, PCM Encoding
  • MP3, G.711, PCM, AACplus*, Ogg Vorbis* Decoding
  • Shoutcast/Icecast Source capability
  • Audio Level Supervision with SNMP Trap generation
  • IP Streaming via TCP, UDP, RTP, Multicast
  • Balanced Line Level Input (Stereo)
  • Balanced Line Level Output (Stereo)
  • Relay Output (4)
  • Contact Closure Input (4)
  • RS-232 / RS-485 Serial Port
  • USB Flash Memory Interface
  • Supply Voltage 24…48 VDC


24 to 48 VDC ± 20%

Power requirement: 8 Watt max.

2 pin screw terminal connector

10/100Mbps auto,

RJ-45 connetor with integrated Link & Activity LEDs

Protocols: TCP/IP, UDP, RTP, DHCP, Multicast capable

Analog Inputs & Outputs (stereo)
DB9 female socket

Optionale XLR Cable Set

Analog Inputs
Differential input, 18kOhm input impedance

Clipping level 15dBu, 12.3 Vpp

Frequency response (-3dB) 20..20’000 Hz**

Signal to Noise Ratio 87 dB, THD 0.01%

Stereo crosstalk -88 dB

Input level software controllable (-3.. +19.5dB)

Analog Outputs
Differential output, 40..60 Ohm output impedance

Output level software controllable

Full scale output voltage: 15dBu, 12.3 Vpp

Frequency response (-3dB) 20..20’000 Hz**

Signal to Noise Ratio 92dB, THD 0.03%

Stereo crosstalk -66 dB

4 pin screw terminal connector

300..230’400 Baud asynchronous, 7/8 bit

Male 9-pin Sub-D connector

.230‘400 Baud asynchron., tunneling or local control

12 VDC supply output for external device (100 mA max.)

Audio formats
Encoding and decoding MP3 in variable and constant bit rate

( VBR/CBR*, 8kbps..320kbps) at 8..48kHz sample frequency

PCM (L16, uLaw, aLaw) at 8..48kHz sample frequency

Decoding AAC+* (AAC-LC, HE-AAC, HE-AAC v2)

Discrete I/O
Two 6 pin screw terminal connectors

4 contact closure sensing inputs

4 relay contacts, 24V 0.5A, normally open

Aluminum case, 620g, rack mountable using accessory bracket

Dimensions (W x H x D)
216x38x125mm (8.5×1.5×4.92 inch)

According MIL217F at 25°C

Exstreamer 500 min. 410 000h

* Exstreamer 500 Hardware revision 2 only

** depends on used codec, best results @48kHz PCM