AATON Digital Summer Deals

Voici une offre intéressante, valable jusqu’au 15 août 2019, minuit.

1 x Cantar-X3 standard package (value 13390 €)
1 x Cantaress including hard case & power supply
(50% off, 2675 €  / list price: 5350 €)
1 x Souriquette (Free / list price: 490 €
Special offer price : 15590 € / Package original value: 19230 € 
Terms and Conditions:
Promotional offer, valid on aaton.com 
and through your Aaton Digital local reseller.
Limited time offer, valid until August 15th, 24:00 CEST (Paris).
Cannot be applied to previously purchased merchandise.

Les Cantar, des options et accessoires moins chers.

Liste de prix février 2018Aaton Digital annonce ce 12 février, une baisse de prix des Cantar-X3 et Cantar Mini, ainsi que l’option Dante. Un nouveau double chargeur va faire son apparition, et les souscriptions sont ouvertes pour la Cantaress.

 » Formerly 7 600,00€, the CantarMini pack list price is now 6 950,00 €  where as the standard CantarX3 pack can be purchased at 13 900,00 €, the Full pack being priced at 16 990,00 €. The Dante option benefits from this price reduction with a new list price at 500,00€. A new dual battery charger will soon be available (on pre-order), redesign allows use to offer this new charger at 495,00 €. Also on pre-order, the Cantaress, our new advanced 12 fader control surface for the CantarX3 or CantarMini is priced at 5 800,00 euros. »

Nouveau firmware pour le Cantar-X3

New in version 2.12 

WARNING, Before loading 2.12 release, update first Cantar Operating system to the last version if needed (see. OS release)


  • Running this new version, may change the 2 letters of your file tag
    (e.g. if your last record was labelled GT0120, the next one will be HL0121).

Main features

  • A metadata WepApp is available through Ethernet or wifi connection.
    1 – Connect your device tablet (e.g. iPad) or computer to the Cantar.(PC or MAC).
    Your device may warn you about the fact internet is not available on this connection.
    2 – Open your web browser and enter the Cantar’s IP address :
    – when using Wifi :
    – when using ethernet, the IP address given by Display IP address in the Technical Menu.
    3 – You will be realtime connected to your Cantar and able to edit/view the metadata of the working day.
  • Solo improvements
    When soloing an input, corresponding track’s vumeter is highlighted
    When soloing a single input, trigger Solo of the first corresponding track by pressing the Left or Right key
    When soloing a single track, trigger Solo of the first input of the track by pressing the Left or Right key
  • Talk To Tracks : select between All Tracks / Mix Tracks or a specific
    Track on which the Talk Back is sent when pressing Shift + Talk back keys (be careful to select a track that is recorded)
  • Using Cantarem / Cantarem 2 keys, Shift can now be pressed on Cantar side
  • Snap Report: Multi reports according to take types (same as in backup)
  • Using file network acces, the write premission is enabled on both SD cards
  • Wifi status added in the stop position

Bug fixes

  • Metadata on Poly & Mix files (was creating page breaks in Pdf by altering TapeRef)
  • Audio wave form accuracy (the « silent rec » warning message was displaying inappropriately).
  • Shift+F2 during metadata edit open the solo lineout dialog box
  • Some freeze at SD format start-up
  • AES42 Power ON/OFF was inverted into the interface
  • The isolated post fade level (P1,P2..) was not displayed in « select Outmap » dialog box
  • The isolated post fade level was not managed correctly in headphone. The regular mix down was not affected by the bug.
  • Some problems at format start-up

AATON Digital annonce le Cantar Mini.

AATON Digital annonce le Cantar Mini.

Il sera présenté au Micro-Salon à Paris ces vendredi 27 et samedi 28 janvier 2017. Les commandes peuvent être passées via AD HOC Sound Services, distributeur officiel AATON Digital pour la Belgique. Le prix annoncé est de 7600 EUR (hors TVA).

Les spécifications sont:


Cantar Mini

Portable 16 track recorder with embedded mixer

Analog and Digital Inputs:

– 4 low noise mic inputs, preamps with very high quality transformer. 48V Phantom, limiters, filters and EQ

– 2 balanced line inputs

– AES digital inputs include 2 AES42 (mode 2) / AES3 pairs (4 mono channels)

– Built-In Slate Mic with External Slate Mic Input on 3.5mm connector


– 8 Analog line level outputs

– 4 AES3 Digital outputs on SubD HD 15

4 Recording Media

– Simultaneous recording to internal mSATA 256 GB SSD drive, two SD cards and USB external drive

Metering and Controls

– Ultra bright large swiveling display panel, visibility optimized for shoulder work or cart, auto adjust brigthness

– One large rotary selector for easy operations in any situations

– On board ten channel sliders plate with magnetic linear assignable sliders

– Direct access to monitoring and set-up functions through dedicated buttons


– Two identical on board quick release Lithium smart batteries ensure seamless switchover during recording

Up to 11 hours autonomy when using “stand by” mode

– One XLR4 DC 13-17 Volts input for extra power when working on cart

Main features

– All inputs can be routed to any of the 16 tracks, linear control sliders addressable to any inputs and output

– All tracks and inputs can be routed to 8 analog auxiliary outputs and /or 4 digital outputs

– Native Monophonic BWF recording with optional Polyphonic real-time mirroring to removable media

– USB keyboard inputs for easy metadata editing and routing control

– Enhanced Playback Monitoring with Waveform Display on front panel

– Self-Generated PDF,CSV and ALE Sound Reports embedded with deliverable media

– Compatible with Cantarem2

General Specifications:

– Open mechanical structure with independent Analog, Digital and Display modules for easy

maintenance and – ‘anti-obsolescence’ – upgrades.

– Housing made of machined avionic aluminum. Water and dust resistant

– Dimensions: 259 X 234 X 90 mm – 10,2 x 9,2 x 3,5 inches

– Weight: 2,8 Kg with two batteries


Connectivity Inputs & outputs

– 4 Balanced Analog TA3M Mic/Line

– 1 SubDHD15 (2 pair AES42 inputs / AES3 input & output)

– 1 Gigabit Ethernet (1 PC Connect)

– 2 USB2 (Keyboard, external devices)

– 1 6.35mm (Headphone output)

– 1 3.5mm (Headphone output/ External slate mic input)

– 1 XLR4 (DC Input)

– 1 Hirose 4 pins (DC Output 500mA)

– 1 Lemo 5 (Timecode)

– 1 SubD25 (Balanced Analog Out )

– Wi-Fi (Web app based communication)

Additional Features

– mixdown can be assigned to any tracks

– Simultaneous recording to multiple media, or backup copying of recorded tracks post-record

– New improved interface menu accessible through buttons and jog wheel. All inputs and outputs

monitoring and routing accessible through comprehensive and intuitive menus

– 16 or 24-bit Broadcast Wave File recording at sample rates from 44.1kHz~192kHz with support

for pull-up/down recording rates

– Sample Rate Converters on all Digital Inputs

– Variable Delays on all analog Inputs

– 30 Second Pre-Record Buffer

– Generous 48V Phantom supply guarantees 8mA to each of the 4 Mics inputs

– High-Pass filters before the preamp stage, LFA and EQ

– Metadata entry of Scene, Take, Notes, Track Names, Roll and more with support for US

and Euro-centric metadata templates

– Aaton AutoSlate automatic slate clap detection and logging

– M/S Recorded Tracks automatically decoded to L/R for Mixdown and/or monitoring

– Cantar Mini reads and displays battery metadata

Les délais de livraison du Cantar-X3 se raccourcissent…

La production des Cantar-X3 s’accélère… mais si vous êtes impatient de travailler avec un X3, AD HOC Sound Services dispose d’une machine de démonstration. Pour les commandes passées entre le premier et le trente juin 2016, une cape de pluie est offerte (valeur: 150 EUR hors TVA). Si vous souhaitez une remise en état de votre X1/X2 (plaquette mélangeur, limande d’afficheur, disque dur, caddy CF…) n’hésitez pas à prendre rendez-vous.

AD HOC Sound Services et AATON Digital à ACTION 16

AD HOC Sound Services représente AATON Digital lors des deux journées « ACTION 16 » qui auront lieu ces 17 et 18 décembre.

Le Cantar-X3 sera présenté, avec ses accessoires: la Cantarem et la sacoche.
Réservez dès à présent votre temps pour ne pas rater cet événement.