Chromateq

CQSA 512 / 1024

USB TO DMX

STAND ALONE INTERFACE

Thanks to its powerful Stand Alone mode, the CQSA is the definitively perfect DMX controller for all type of entertainment and architectural projects. It can play 1 to 5 Zones (scene) at a time without a computer. Hardware is compatible with LED Player, Pro DMX and Studio DMX software, so the interface is suitable for all Live applications and fixed installations.

The interface can play black a complete project without PC and the new additional SD card slot gives the possibility to extend the memory capacity. The Splitter mode can make your installation more reliable and the USB interface offer more triggering possibilities.

Users can customize the interface functions and modes, it is possible to choose what mode to activate or not in Stand alone from any of the available modes (Trigger, Page, Zone, Color, Dimmer, Speed) and load the modes of your choice in memory.

Live & Stand Alone

Outstanding functionality and reliability for both live show control and permanent lighting installations

Multiple Zone

5 Zones for CQSA 1024 to play up to 5 different scenes/sequences at time in Stand Alone

RS232

Can receive triggers and comands from RS232 devices in Stand Alone

Micro SD

Micro SD Card slot (Class 10, FAT format, up to 256 GB) or Internal memory with no SD card required)

DMX

512 or 1024 In/Out channels PC and Stand Alone, and a default 2x512 Splitter mode

Compatible Software and APP

The CQSA 512 and CQSA 1024 are compatible with all Chromateq software, it can be integrated into scalable control systems designed for live performance or fixed installation, or deployed individually without a computer as an elegantly simple but sophisticated standalone control solution.

PIXXEM
LED PLAYER
PRO DMX
STUDIO DMX

All our DMX Lighting Management Software are Free and require a Chromate Device or Interface to transform your computer into an impressively adaptable and effective DMX Controller or Lighting console desk.

Main Features

CQSA 512

CQSA 1024

LED PLAYER in/Out

512 (Split)

1024 (2x512)

PRO DMX in/Out

512 (Split)

1024 (2x512)

PIXXEM in/Out

512 (Split)

1024 (2x512)

Max Device Connected

x12 (12 DMX by USB)

x12 (24 DMX by USB)

CQSA 512

CQSA 1024

DMX Out (16-bit channels)

512 (Split)

1024 (2x512)

Zone (Scene play a time, Stand Alone)

1

5

Max Device Connected for DMX Out

32 (x32 DMX)

32 (x64 DMX)

CQSA 512

CQSA 1024

Memory Step capacity

5K ~20K

2K ~10K

Max Scene capacity

512

512

SD Card (Class 10 Micro SD)

Yes

Yes

CQSA 512

CQSA 1024

Buttons (mode, valid, select x8)

Yes

Yes

RTC (Built in Clock and Calendar)

Yes

Yes

Smart Contacts (on/off, release, start, priority)

7 (127 max)

7 (127 max)

RS232 (Stand Alone + Live)

Yes

Yes

DMX In & Merge DMX

No

Yes

Master/Slave (Wired, 32 Devices max)

Yes

Yes

Mode & Manual Clock setting

Yes

Yes

Infrared remote

Optional

Optional

Light Intensity sensor

Optional

Optional

Software Options

LED PLAYER

Up to 64x512 DMX Outputs

PRO DMX

30 mns Audio and Video Timeline

PIXXEM

Up to 255×512 DMX Outputs

STUDIO DMX

3D viewer in real time (Full mode)

WI-LIGHT 2 - Mobile APP (Android, iOS, Win, Mac, Linux)

Software and device control from LAN

ART-NET, sACN Outputs from PC Network card

(LED PLAYER, PRO DMX)

512 (CQSA 512) ; 2x512 (CQSA 1024)

ART-NET, sACN Output from PC Network card (PIXXEM)

4x512 (CQSA 512) ; 8x512 (CQSA 1024)

DVI supported resolution (PIXXEM)

64x64 px (CQSA 512) ; 128x128 px (CQSA 1024)

Triggers: MIDI, RS232, DMX IN, Wi-Light 2, UDP, Keyboard, Hyperlinks

Yes

Triggers:MIDI control, Audio BEAT, BPM

Yes

User Interface customization

Yes

Technical Support

Worldwide. English, French, Chinese

Support and Download

Product Brochure

CQSA 1024's description, features and specifications

Product Brochure

CQSA 512's description, features and specifications

Instruction Manual

CQSA 512 / 1024's complete technical documentation (Datasheet)

Manuel Technique

Documentation technique complète du CQSA 512 / 1024 (Datasheet)

Chromateq Packages

Introduction to Chromateq interfaces
(EN, FR, ES, CN)

Device Comparison Chart

Table comparing Chromateq interface features by model
(EN, FR, CN)

Chromateq Flyers

Quick products and company presentation
(EN, FR, ES, CN)

Download

Windows, Mac OS, Linux, and Raspberry versions of LED Player, Pro DMX, PIXXEM, and Studio DMX.

USB drivers are included in the installation package.

UDP Protocol

Free open source Ethernet development kit

For easily communicating with Chromateq software and hardware via Ethernet from a 3rd party device.

SDK

Software Development Kit - Libraries and DLL files to develop your own DMX applications compatible with Chromateq hardware via USB communication.

Device Tool

Utility program that easily updates and configures Chromateq interfaces: Network/IP settings, firmware updates, product upgrades, clock/calendar settings, and Art-Net configuration.

Product pictures

High-resolution CQSA Chromateq product images for commercial use, promotion and marketing

CE Certificates

Certificates for customs clearances and regulations (RoHS, CE, LVD)
English files

Fixture Profiles

Current fixture personality library (collection of fixture profiles included with the latest software release)

Win7 USB Drivers

Old USB drivers for Windows 7
Requires a manual installation