article code: SD.MD4

Sound Devices 4-input, 4-output analog-to-Dante interface with headphone monitor

€1,754.50 incl. VAT
€1,450.00 excl. VAT


The MD-4 4x4 Analog-to-Dante interface with headphone monitor is a simple, high-performance interface for connecting analog audio to Dante audio networks.

The MD-4 has 4 balanced XLR inputs and 4 balanced XLR line outputs. Four high-gain microphone or line level inputs are available for connection to a Dante audio network. Additionally, four Dante signals can be sent to its four balanced analog outputs. Inputs or outputs can be routed to headphones for signal monitoring and metering.

The MD-4 is an ideal companion in a rack with the Sound Devices 970 audio recorder and Video Devices PIX-270i video recorder.

Key Features:

  • • Four front-panel, balanced, analog, mic or line level inputs with 48V phantom power and high-pass filter
  • • Inputs accept mic or line level, and appear as Dante sends (transmit)
  • • Repeatable, stepped input gain adjustment
  • • Eight-segment LED meter for each input
  • • Four Dante signals (receiver) to four rear-panel XLR balanced analog outputs
  • • Headphone monitoring with LED level meters, with front and rear panel headphone output
  • • Built-in AC power supply (100-240 V, 50/60 Hz on IEC C14) or 11-18 VDC powering (4-pin XLR)
  • • Durable 1-U rack mount chassis


  • • Mic/Line Inputs w/ LED metering High Pass Filter: 4 XLR balanced analog
  • • High Pass Filter: -6 dB @ 75 Hz, 18 dB per octave, on/off selectable per channel
  • • Line Outputs: 4 XLR balanced analog
  • • Phantom Power: +46 volts DC nominal, on/off selectable per channel
  • • Dante Audio Flows: 4 2 transmitter, 2 receiver Dante-over-Ethernet
  • • Network Bit Depth/Sample Rate Ethernet Data Rate: Up to 24/48 kHz
  • • Audio/Headphone Monitoring: Two 8-segment LEDs. Two 1/4-inch TRS jacks
  • • EIN Dynamic Range: -123 dBU > 116dB, 0 dB gain, A-weighted
  • • Powering: AC mains, 100-240 volts (15 watt max) DC input 10-18 volts
  • • Rack-mount Chassis: 1-U in standard 19" rack
  • • Size (WxHxD): 48.3cm x 4.4cm x 21.3cm


Brand Sound Devices


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