Sonifex AVN-AO16 16 Output Dante® Interface, PoE
AVN-AO16 audio converter and interface converts up to sixteen analogue outputs from the Dante Audio-over-IP networking standard. This cost effective 1U rack-mount unit offers an easy solution for AV professionals and system integrators. It is simple to configure and operate, with all set-up, except line-up levels, done via the standard Dante Controller software and power via PoE (Power Over Ethernet).
All analogue outputs are on high-quality Neutrik XLR connectors and there are front panel status/confidence LEDs for PoE, Link, and Clock. Global 0dBFS line-up can be set to +12dBu, +18dBu or +24dBu to meet your specific requirement via the front panel recessed toggle switch.
16 x balanced analogue outputs on XLR.
Adjustable global 0dBFS line up selection (+12dBu/+18dBu/+24dBu).
1 x RJ45 Dante connector (1 Gb/s Ethernet Port).
PoE, Link, and Clock LED status indicators.
Configuration using Dante Controller.
AES67 operation & Dante Domain Manager compliant.
Powered by PoE.
1U 19" rack-mount form factor.
(The AVN-AO16R is available with dual redundant Ethernet ports).
Technical Specification For AVN-AO16
Network and AoIP
Number of Channels:
Number of Streams:
44.1kHz, 48 kHz, 88.2kHz, 96kHz, 176.4kHz or 192kHz
Linear PCM, 16, 24 or 32 bit
1 x RJ45
1Gbps or 100Mbps
Dante Domain Manager Ready:
Audio Output Performance Specifications
User Selectable +12dBu/+18dBu/+24dBu balanced
20Hz to 20kHz, +0/-0.5dB
<-107dBFS, -30dBFS, 20Hz to 20kHz, 20kHz BW
-107dBFS, 20kHz BW
Balanced Line Output XLR Pinout
802.3at Type 1
PD Power Range
0.44 W to 12.94 W
Typical PSE Power Usage
Max PSE Power Usage
16 Output Dante®
48cm (W) x 11cm (D) x 4.3cm (H)(1U)
19” (W) x 4.3” (D) x 1.7” (H)
Nett: 1.1kg Gross: 1.6kg
Nett: 2.4lbs Gross: 3.5lbs