The ion Broadcast Switcher Panel from JLCooper is a hardware control panel for quick video switching in live production environments with Blackmagic Design ATEM switchers. It is compatible with ATEM software and can be used with your laptop or desktop computer. You can also use the switcher panel as a standalone unit with ATEM as a primary or secondary controller. It can be rack-mounted using the ion rack ears (sold separately).
The switcher panel can be used to control the Blackmagic Design ATEM 1 M/E and ATEM 2 M/E Production Switchers, ATEM Production Studio 4K, ATEM 1 M/E and ATEM 2 M/E Production Studio 4K, and ATEM Television Studio models. It is suitable for mobile, sports, educational, corporate, computer, houses of worship, and other applications.
Can be mounted on a desktop or rack
Backlit relegendable buttons
16.77 million colors on switcher buttons
Backlit 2x40 LCD display
Variable brightness on all displays and buttons
Hall effect aluminum T-bar transition control
LED bar displays transition progress
Extensive ATEM parameter control
Labels automatically appear on scribble strip
Fade to black function
Supports firmware updates
Can be installed on a sliding rack shelf or 19" rack tray