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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

Available Keypads

Color TouchscreenTS3

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  • High contrast, wide angle TFT color display
  • Supports all C-Series multiroom audio system 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

C-Series 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-C3 and MCA-C5 controllers
  • Conversion kits available in 5 color options
  • Responsive easy to use buttons & visual feedback for simple control

System Accessories

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

MyRussound AppMRA-3

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  • Remote zone control
  • Source metadata
  • Content browsing

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 C-Series controllers
  • Apple Certified AirPlay Accessory

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

C-Series Remote ControlSRC-C5

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  • Preprogrammed with IR learning capabilities for control of electronics from one remote
  • Commands up to 8 sources and includes two favorites keys for fast access to satellite channels or radio stations
  • Backlit buttons

Desktop Stand, MDK-C6/TS3DTS2

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  • Puts MDK-C6 keypad or TS3 Color Touchscreen within reach on desk, table or nightstand
  • Available in white or black
  • Weighted body and non-skid base
  • Includes terminated CAT-5 cable

Desktop Stand, MDK-C5DTS1

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  • Puts MDK-C5 keypad within reach on desk, table or nightstand
  • Available in white or black
  • Weighted body and non-skid base
  • Includes terminated CAT-5 cable