Powerful media servers for high-impact WATCHOUT shows

Tuned and tweaked

Tap into the creative power of WATCHOUT with the minimum of hardware headaches. WATCHMAX heavy-duty servers are shipped tuned and tweaked with the latest version of WATCHOUT pre-installed.

The WATCHMAX media servers can be enhanced with additional capture cards, sync card, RAID-kit and robust transport case. WATCHMAX is designed to fit into a 19-inch rack.


WATCHMAX is a dedicated display server for use in Dataton WATCHOUT multi-display rigs. There are three models available: WX7100, WX9100 and SDI. Each can be ordered with various options. WATCHOUT is a scalable system and multiple WATCHMAX units may be used in the same installation.

  • Width 490 mm, height 175 mm (4U), depth 440 mm
  • Weight: 16.9 kg
  • WATCHOUT license included
  • Gigabit Ethernet
  • Industrial grade components
  • Enterprise level NVMe SSD (1.9 TB with maximum sequential read speed of 6 GB/s)
  • 3 x stereo pairs audio out (unbalanced, 3mm) and line-in for timecode
  • Genlock input


  • Media storage: 7.68TB or 3.84TB
  • PCIe audio card
  • Capture cards: 3G SDI, HDMI, DisplayPort1.2, DVI and Composite video
  • Robust wheeled travel case, extending handle.
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Featured and Specifications

Feature/ServerWATCMAX (4x4K)WATCHMAX (6x4K)WATCHMAX 2.0 (4x4K)WATCHMAX 2.0 (6x4K)WATCHMAX 2.0 (4x4K + 8xSDI)
Model/Part Number3369A3369B3370B3370C3370D
Embedded WATCHOUT licenseYesYesYesYesYes
Output Channels4 x 4K6 x 4K4 x 4K6 x 4K12 (4 x 4K, 8 x SDI***)
Connector Type4 x DP 1.26 x DP 1.24 x DP 1.46 x DP 1.44 x DP 1.4 & 8 x Mini-SDI
Fixed Input ChannelsN/AN/AN/AN/A8 x SDI***
Optional Input ChannelsYes, *Yes, *Yes, *Yes, *Yes, *
Audio3 x 3.5 mm stereo3 x 3.5 mm stereo3 x 3.5 mm stereo3 x 3.5 mm stereo3 x 3.5 mm stereo
NDI - Video over IP CaptureYesYesYesYesYes
Storage512 GB512 GBHigh-SpeedHigh-SpeedHigh-Speed
High-Speed StorageNoNoYes, 1.9TB** Yes, 1.9TB** Yes, 1.9TB** 
Data Throughput (Approx Numbers)1000 MB/s1000 MB/s6000 MB/s6000 MB/s6000 MB/s
External Sync/GenlockOptionalOptionalOptionalOptionalIncluded
Genlocked OutputsNoNoNoNoYes
Timecode InYesYesYesYesYes
Ethernet 1 x 1 GB1 x 1 GB1 x 1 GB1 x 1 GB1 x 1 GB
USB7 x USB 3.07 x USB 3.07 x USB 3.07 x USB 3.07 x USB 3.0
Size (WDH - mm)460 × 430 × 175460 × 430 × 175460 × 430 × 175460 × 430 × 175460 × 430 × 175
Weight16.9 kg16.9 kg16.9 kg16.9 kg16.9 kg
Redundant Power SupplyNoNoNoNoNo
Warranty Included2 year2 year2 year2 year2 year