Master Controller for Compass Control® supports up to 12 ports.
Key Features
  • iOS Backbone: First major control system built from the ground up using Apple’s iOS devices – iPad®, iPad® mini, iPhone®, and iPod touch®
  • Compass Navigator™: PC Editor allows Fast and Easy programming
  • Control: LAN Based with IR, RS-232, Sensor and Relay control, Indicator LED’s and IR Learning Window
  • Ports: 8 Multi-function I/O ports, 2 Relays, Main IR, RS-232, USB & LAN Ports
  • Device configuration via USB: Versatile USB or IP set-up using
    • Standard emitters with 3.5mm connectors
    • Stereo mini to DB-9 for serial control
    • 3.5mm for Sensors: Video, Audio, Level Sensing
    • 3 pin phoenix connector for Relays
  • LAN: Direct wire to LAN via RJ45 and CAT5e/6 cable
  • Control Distribution: Integrates with Key Digital® Digital IQ Series™ and Champion Series™ HDMI Matrix Switchers to increase control port options
  • No need for PC or Mac in the system: All system performance is controlled by iOS device and KD-MC2500 Master Controller
  • Built-in IR Learning Function: Enables IR control of any device
  • Complete Control: Audio, video, HVAC, lighting, shades, security, and more
  • Relay Control: Control external equipment with two sets of switchable contacts
  • Compass Alliance™ Partners: Pre-loaded code sets -
Reliable iOS Integration Features
  • IP Connectivity Stabilizer: Stable and constant TCP/IP socket created by KD-MC2500 with IP target devices via Telnet or HTTP regardless or iOS devices status.
  • Event Handler: Scheduled events & actions based on iOS time and calendar variables including:
    • Schedule Mode: Schedule and execute timer events from iOS device and/or KD-MC2500
    • Schedule Sensing Mode: Execute events triggered by voltage or video/audio sensing by KD-MC2500
Downloads & Links:
Catalog Page
  • KD-MC2500
    Catalog Page
App Example
  • Compass Control™ Application Examples
Manual
  • Compass Control™
    Quick Setup Guide
  • Compass Control™ Brochure
Hires
Catalog Page
  • Compass Control™
    Complete Catalog Section
 
AppStore
Product Videos:

Key Digital at InfoComm 2012: Compass Control Continued with Jonathon Ferry
  • Join Key Digital's Jonathon Ferry as he explains additional details about Compass Control - Key Digital's first ever fully integrated control system to use iOS devices as its backbone
Key Digital at InfoComm 2012: KD-HD8X8BT Control Routing and KD-MC2500 Master Controller
  • Join Key Digital's Jonathon Ferry as he continues to explain the features and capabilities of our HDMI matrix switcher - the Digital IQ Series model, KD-HD8X8BT. KD-HD8X8BT is the first Key Digital HDMI matrix switch to utilize HDBaseT. Jonathon will also cover the KD-MC2500 Master Controller which makes up the core of Compass Control. Compass Control™represents the first fully integrated major control system built from the ground up to use Apple's iOS 5 devices -- iPad®, iPhone®, and iPod touch® -- as its backbone
Key Digital at InfoComm 2012: Dan O'Donnell Presents the Compass Control Product Portfolio
  • Join Key Digital's Dan O'Donnell as he disc issues the Compass Control product portfolio. Compass Control™represents the first fully integrated major control system built from the ground up to use Apple's iOS 5 devices -- iPad®, iPhone®, and iPod touch® -- as its backbone
Key Digital at InfoComm 2012: Compass Control with Bob Templeman
  • Join Key Digital's Bob Templeman as he explains the full line of Compass Control products and gives a brief demonstration of the Compass Navigator programming software. The demonstration will include an explanation of IntelliBuilder - a unique solution to programming that only Compass Navigator can provide
Dan O'Donnell interviews with Julie Jacobson from CEPro about Compass Control™
  • Dan O' Donnell, National Sales Manager for Key Digital, interviews with Julie Jacobson from CEPro about Compass Control™. Compass Control™represents the first fully integrated major control system built from the ground up to use Apple's iOS 5 devices -- iPad®, iPhone®, and iPod touch® -- as its backbone
CEDIA 2012: Key Digital Intros Compass Control, Integrates iOS Device as Control Hardware
  • CEDIA 2012: Key Digital Intros Compass Control, Integrates iOS Device as Control Hardware
CEDIA 2012 Recap Video
  • Join Key Digital staff members as they give their insight on new products and CEDIA Expo 2012
Key Digital @ CEDIA 2012: Compass Control and IntelliBuilder Explained
  • Join Key Digital's Jonathon Ferry and Leon Tsinberg as they explain both Compass Control and Compass Navigator (Compass Control's PC-based programming suite featuring the InteeliBuilder compiler algorithm)
Compatible with:
General Info:
  • Regulation: CE, FCC, RoHS, WEEE
  • Enclosure: Metal with Black Matte finish - 1/2U
  • Accessories: External 6V5A Power Supply, USB Cable, (2) 3-Pin Terminal Block for Relay,
    (6) 3.5mm to IR Emitter, (3) 3.5mm to RS-232 Data Cable, Rack Mount Ear Set
  • Product Dimensions: 8.125" x 6.875" x 1.75"
  • Shipping Dimensions: 19.375" x 10.875" x 3.875"
  • Product Weight: 3 lbs.
  • Shipping Weight: 7.05 lbs.
All Key Digital® products are covered by a Limited 3 Year Product Warranty – click here for full warranty information.