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IP76TM Digital Message Player
IP76 Digital Message Player North Tahoe Firemen Training on RadioSTAT w/IP76

North Tahoe firefighters train on RadioSTAT with IP76.
The IP76 Digital Message Player is a solid-state, digital audio player device that provides the maximum in flexibility and affordability when used to manage broadcast messages.

Users may upload new message playlists remotely via Ethernet connection or onsite by using a removable USB flash drive. In Ethernet applications, playlists may be delivered and managed remotely via LAN/WAN utilizing Uploader software. The USB port may be used as an alternative for users choosing to update the audio via USB flash drive. Both methods of accept standard MP3 audio files.

The IP76 also offers a flexible installation. Users may mount the device to an equipment panel or in a server rack environment. Specify on order.
Features Specifications
Network Delivery
The Ethernet connection allows for remote audio upload via the LAN or WAN. For individual files, the IP76 has a built-in GUI that allows the user to upload up to a 21-minute file, assign static IP settings and control volume level. Uploader software (option) allows playlists of audio files to be created from a menu and sent to the IP76 for repetition. Both methods have a 20MB limit.

USB Delivery
If Ethernet delivery is not available, the user may update the audio onsite by means of a removable USB flash drive. Simply drag/drop the MP3 audio file(s) to the flash drive and insert into the IP76's USB port for instant output.

LCD Display
The LCD screen will display device IP information, volume level and configuration settings. In USB mode the LCD will display the audio file currently being played.

MP3 Compatible
Both the Ethernet and USB flash drive delivery options are compatible with a standard MP3 audio file. Recommended MP3 bit rate is 64-128 Kbps.

Compare various audio control methods among our information radio systems.
  • Approved for use on Department of Homeland Security networks.
  • Memory format: “Flash” – no battery backup required.
  • Audio outputs: 8 or 600 ohms.
  • File format: MP3. (64-128 kbps recommended).
  • Auto reboot on power outage.
  • Power: 12VDC/800 ma.Local operation via USB:

    - Memory storage: external – limited by flash drive capacity.
    - Message loading: removable USB flash drives; 6 provided; drag
      and-drop MP3 messages from PC USB port.
    - Up to 1,023 messages, auto rotation.
    - Message sizes: variable.
    - Message order: continuous sequential message play based on file
      loading order.

  • Remote operation via a network:

    - 10/100Mb Ethernet (RJ-45 Port).
    - Audio upload via LAN/WAN.
    - Memory storage: internal – single 20MB (21 minute) message.
    - Built-in GUI allows individual file upload, assignment of static IP

  • Weight: 3 lbs (boxed).
  • Dimensions: 1.75” x 7” x 4” wall unit; 1.75” x 19” x 4” rack unit.