MQ80 Compact


DMX controller.

The MagicQ MQ80 is an extremely powerful console in a small size, supporting 24 universes direct from the console. The large central touch screen provides easy access to all MagicQ features and display and selection from full lighting plots.

24 Universes

10 Playback faders, 200 Pages

20 Execute buttons

202 virtual playbacks

Internal Ethernet Switch

In-built UPS

External monitor (full HD, can be touch)

Includes MIDI, Audio and Timecode input support

Free MagicVis visualiser app

Free MagicHD media player app

Designed and manufactured in the UK

MagicQ MQ80 features the same flexible lighting control, media server connectivity and in-built Pixel Mapper found in all MagicQ consoles, and uses the same software and show formats, enabling compatibility between all MagicQ products. New shows can be loaded into MagicQ consoles running older software and old shows can be loaded into newer software.

MagicQ software features include easy patching from a library of 13000 fixture personalities, simple attribute selection and programming, flexible live lighting control and a powerful inbuilt Pixel Mapper.

MagicQ MQ80 can be connected via network to a PC or Mac running ChamSys free MagicVis lighting visualisation software for full visualisation of all the universes at no extra cost.

MagicQ MQ80 can also be connected via network to a PC or Mac running ChamSys free MagicHD media player software for output of up to 8 layers of HD media at no extra cost.

MagicQ MQ80 outputs all universes direct over Ethernet using Art-Net I, II or III, Pathport, or Streaming ACN ? there is no need for network nodes.

MagicQ MQ80 incorporates high reliability components, including high durability metal Neutrik Ethercon locking connectors for easy and reliable networking. As with other MagicQ consoles, the Ethernet switch is protected by the UPS, thus ensuring that both the console and the network switch maintain operation even during a power loss. 

MagicQ MQ80 features an inbuilt power supply and UPS with locking Powercon connectors that accept voltages from 110V to 240V AC. The MagicQ MQ80 has a Kensington security slot for securing the product. Both soft bags and flight cases are available as optional extras.

Quick and Easy to Program

Fully Featured Theatre Stacks

Advanced Media Server Support

Fixture Morphing & Cloning

LED Pixel Mapping

Fixture Plot View including Target Focus

Powerful PC/Mac Show Editor

Fixture, FX and Gel Library

In-built Fixture Editor

Fixture morphing and cloning

Tracking / non-tracking option

Rainbow colour picker (CMY, RGB, HSI)

Individual fade times on any channel

Easy fanning of parameters and times

Configurable faders - HTP, LTP, speed, size, masters

Theatre mark cues, split fades and inhibit masters

Client/Server network architecture

Multiple console playback tracking

Multiple console programming

In-built Web Server

Remote console control

Visualiser support (including patch transfer)

Architectural Zoning and Day/Date support

In-built UPS (~5 minutes)


Universes48 since version
DMX Output / DMX Input4 x XLR5 / No
Internal Monitor12" multitáctil
External MonitorFull HD / Táctil
Network Ports4
Audio In/OutYes / Yes
MIDI/OSCNotas - Show control / Yes
LTC/MTCYes / Yes
USB Ports6
Inbuilt WifiNo
Remote Input PortYes
Faders/Encoders12 / 8
Iluminated Soft Buttons/Faders/EncodersYes / No / No
Media Server Support50 different content
Wing Support/MulticonsoleYes / Yes
Cues/Groups5000 / 5000
Number of Fixtures24576
Silent VersionNo
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