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MCA Series

Advanced Multi-room Audio Systems



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Next Generation Multi-Zone Has Arrived

RCI Building on Russound's legendary reliability, simplicity, and sound quality, the new multi-zone controllers now offer lightning fast response time, an array of digital inputs, quicker configuration, and more great content. The evolutionary MCA-88X, an 8-source, 8-zone controller, features built-in XStream™ technology, enabling popular streaming content from the cloud, home network, tablets and phones—all from a single component. The intuitive MyRussound™ App conveniently controls the entire system and displays metadata using tablets and phones. In addition, a wide assortment of keypads, touchscreens and hand-held remotes ensures optimum control for any location.

Engineered for flexible configuration and easy integration the controllers satisfy any design challenge. The system allows multiple controllers to be combined to create up to 48 independent zones. The new Russound line of multi-zone controllers delivers the perfect balance of popular music content, audio performance, and optimal control.

Controller Amplifiers

6 Zone, 6 Source, Multi-zone Controller AmplifierMCA-66

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  • 6 Amplified Zones @20W/ch
  • Fixed/Variable Line Out for Zones 1 and 2
  • Up to 6 Line-Level Stereo Inputs, 3 Digital Coaxial and 1 Optical
  • RS232 and IP Controllable
  • 6 Routed IR Outputs, plus 1 Global IR Output
  • Home Theater 12v Trigger In/Out for Shared Sources
  • Global 12v Trigger Output
  • Removable Screwless Speaker Connectors
  • Expandable to up to 36 Zones
  • Supports Bluetooth® with Optional BTC-1X
  • Paging System Support with Dedicated 12v Trigger Input
  • Supports KNX® with Optional KNX-RIO-1
  • Rackmountable with Rack Mount Ears Included
  • Two-Year Limited Warranty

Digital 8 Zone, 8 Source, Multi-zone Controller AmplifierMCA-88

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  • RS232 and IP Controllable
  • Supports KNX® with Optional KNX-RIO-1
  • Rackmountable with Rack Mount Ears Included
  • 6 Amplified Zones @40W/ch
  • Line Out for All Zones (Fixed/Variable)
  • Up to 8 Line-Level Stereo Inputs, 3 Digital Coaxial and 1 Optical
  • 6 Routed IR Outputs, plus 1 Global IR Output
  • Home Theater 12v Trigger In/Out for Shared Sources
  • Global 12v Trigger Output
  • Removable Screwless Speaker Connectors
  • Expandable to up to 48 Zones
  • Supports Bluetooth® with Optional BTC-1X
  • Paging System Support with Dedicated 12v Trigger Input
  • Two-Year Limited Warranty

8 Zone, 8 Source, Controller/Amp with XStreamMCA-88X

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  • Built-in XStream includes: Apple Airplay, Pandora, SiriusXM, Spotify, TuneIn, vTuner, dlna
  • 6 Amplified Zones @40W/ch
  • Line Out for All Zones (Fixed/Variable)
  • Up to 8 Line-Level Stereo Inputs, 3 Digital Coaxial and 1 Optical
  • RS232 and IP Controllable
  • 6 Routed IR Outputs, plus 1 Global IR Output
  • Home Theater 12V Trigger In/Out for Shared Sources
  • Global 12V Trigger Output
  • Removable Screwless Speaker Connectors
  • Expandable to up to 48 Zones
  • Supports Bluetooth with Optional BTC-1X
  • Paging System Support with Dedicated 12V Trigger Input
  • Supports KNX with Optional KNX-RIO-1
  • Rackmountable with Rack Mount Ears Included
  • Two-Year Limited Warranty

Available Interfaces

Color TouchscreenTS3

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  • High contrast, wide angle TFT color display
  • Supports all MCA-Series and C-Series systems features; sleep timer, clock, etc. Displays available system and source information
  • Upgradeable firmware through USB port
  • Foreign language support
  • Installs easily in double gang box

Multiline Display KeypadMDK-C6

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  • High-resolution multiline display
  • Menu-driven interface
  • IR receiver with auxiliary input (plasma proof option)
  • Standard FIT™ two-gang box
  • Available in six colors

SLK-1 Single Line KeypadSLK-1

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  • 5 Character LCD shows source name, volume level and system status
  • Single-gang Decora-style keypad design exclusively for the MCA-Series and C-Series systems
  • Conversion kits available in 5 color options
  • Responsive easy to use buttons & visual feedback for simple control

MyRussound AppMRA-3

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  • Remote zone control
  • Source metadata
  • Content browsing

Sources

Digital Media StreamerDMS-3.1

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  • Listen to streaming music, internet radio, and stored music files
  • 4 Source chassis provides three independent streams plus AM/FM radio
  • Preconfigured for seamless integration with MCA-Series and C-Series systems
  • Apple Certified AirPlay Accessory

Smart TunerST1

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  • Custom preset and RDS information displayed on the user interface
  • 8.5" W X 1.75" H allows 2 tuners to fit side-by-side in a standard 19" rack mount space
  • Seamless installation with MCA-Series and C-Series systems
  • Multiple mounting options for shelf, wall and single or dual rack installation

Bluetooth Source KitBSK1

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  • Add Bluetooth audio streaming to a multiroom audio installation
  • Remote transceiver for optimum range placement
  • Free custom naming software for easy identification

Bluetooth TransceiverBTC-1X

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  • Installs via a single CAT-5e
  • Adds a Bluetooth streaming source connection
  • Dramatically extends Bluetooth range
  • aptX higher resolution Bluetooth Audio Codec
  • Custom Naming and Passcode for easy identification and secure connections

System Accessories

A-BUS SubzoneA-SZ4

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  • Seamless integration wiith the C-Series Multizone Controllers
  • Add 4 A-BUS subzones to a C-Series Multizone Controller
  • Use two subzone modules per controller
  • Features assignable subzones and multiple mounting options

Russound KNX to RIO GatewayKNX-RIO-1

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  • Allows KNX keypads and panels to operate Russound controllers via RIO protocol
  • Connection to the local LAN for IP control
  • Supports up to 16 zones and 8 sources
  • Supports up to 32 System Favorites
  • Supports Source Metadata - Source Name, Channel, Playlist, Artist and Song Title
  • Standard KNX bus connection
  • LED indicators for programming status and connection status
  • Standard connection to DIN rail for power and ease of installation