DDS 5900 Digital Discussion System

The DDS 5900 Digital Discussion System enables meeting participants to hear each other clearly, across the room or across the country. A choice of portable or permanently-installed discussion units combine the microphone, loudspeaker, interpretation audio, and user controls in an integrated system.

  • Delivers consistent sound quality everywhere in the room, regardless of room size or acoustic conditions
  • Can be expanded to accommodate up to 250 users
  • Allows for simultaneous interpretation of two additional languages
  • Setup/control the system using your tablet, PC, or third-party room control system
      • Central Unit
      CU 5905

      CU 5905 Central Unit

      Central unit with control for up to 250 discussion units and 2 interpretation channels. Web browser interface, remote control using TCP/IP connection and 4 analog outputs.

      • Flush-Mount
      DC 5900 F

      DC 5900 F Flush-mounted Discussion Unit

      Its compact size & modular design provide numerous options for permanently-installed discussion systems. Installs easily in the table surface with cabling hidden below.

      • Portable
      DC 5980 P

      DC 5980 P Portable Discussion Unit

      Portable discussion unit configurable as either chairman, delegate with mute, delegate without mute or interpreter unit.

      • Microphones
      GM 5923 & GM 5924

      GM 5923 & GM 5924 Gooseneck Microphones

      Cardioid polar pattern with red LED to indicate microphone is active.

System Details

The DDS 5900 Digital Discussion System is an all-in-one sound system that gives every participant their own microphone and loudspeaker, for clear sound in any size room. It easily connects to your videoconferencing system or recording equipment, and even allows for simultaneous translation when multi-lingual meetings take place.

The DDS 5900 combines the microphone, loudspeaker, interpretation audio, and user controls in an integrated system. Now with a choice of both permanently-installed flush-mount and portable discussion units, the DDS 5900 is equally at home in historic buildings and contemporary meeting spaces. It’s the ideal all-in-one audio solution for:

  • Corporate meeting rooms
  • City councils and regional government bodies
  • Educational institutions
  • Courtrooms
  • Non-profit organizations

Features

  • Fully digital audio transmission
  • Expandable up to 250 discussion units (with additional equipment)
  • 2 language interpretation channels
  • Analog audio inputs and outputs for connection to videoconferencing system or external audio equipment
  • Support for 4 microphone operation modes: Automatic, First-In/First-Out, Manual and VOX (Voice activation)
  • Components ‘daisy-chain’ together with shielded CAT 5e cabling
  • Control the system with tablet or PC through web  browser interface or with a third-party room control system
  • DH 6021

    DH 6021 Headphone

    Stereo headphone for portable and fixed conference units and digital.

  • DH 6223

    DH 6223 Stethoscope Headphone

    Stereo stethoscope headphone for portable and fixed conference units and digital receivers.

  • DH 6225

    DH 6225 Ear Clip Headphone

    Mono ear clip headphone for portable and fixed conference units and digital receivers.

  • EX 6010

    EX 6010 Extension Unit

    An extension power supply for increasing the systems capacity in the DDS 5900 or DCS 6000 Systems.

  • GM 6523 / 6524 / 6525

    GM 6523 / 6524 / 6525 Gooseneck Microphones

    Standard lengths 40cm, 50cm and 63cm.

  • GM 6628

    GM 6628 Shotgun Gooseneck Microphone

    Shotgun gooseneck microphone with light.

  • JB 6104

    JB 6104 Junction Box

    Provides four tap-outs from the daisy-chain while also providing a loop-through.

  • PI 6000

    PI 6000 Power Inserter

    Provides additional power capacity for up to 40 conference units or interpreter units or up to 80 channel selectors in one chain connected to the DCS-LAN.

  • PS 6001

    PS 6001 DSC-LAN Power Kit

    Consists of 1 PS CU and 1 PI 6000 which together provides additional power capacity.

  • PS CU

    PS CU Power Supply

    Designed for use with DIS Central Units CU 61xx and CU 59xx. One PS CU Power Supply is as standard delivered with each central unit.

  • RC 6000

    RC 6000 Redundant Controller

    In connection with PS CU Power Supply the RC 6000 Redundant Controller is used when a redundant power supply for a CU 5905/CU 6105/CU 6110 Central Unit is required.

  • RP 6004

    RP 6004 Repeater

    Splits one DCS-LAN chain into four chains. The signal is regenerated to extend the maximum cable length.

Small Conference Room

Discussion System with wired and wireless web interface operation. The DDS 5900 below has 2 chains with a capacity of a total of 60 units.
 

Conference Center with Simultaneous Interpretation

Discussion System with wired and wireless language distribution of 2 channels. The DDS 5900 below has 2 chains with a capacity of a total of 60 units.
 

Discussion System with Shure Mixer and Wireless System

DDS 5900 in combination with SCM820 Mixer, a Beta Wireless Rack-mount system and third party devices.
 

Software & Downloads

Brochures

File Language Type File Size
DDS 5900 Digital Discussion System Brochure English PDF 695 kb

CAD Drawings

File Language Type File Size
CU 5905 CAD Drawing English ZIP 648 kb
PS CU CAD Drawing English ZIP 284 kb

Files

File Language Type File Size
DDS 5900 System Diagrams PDF 143 kb

Specification Sheets

File Language Type File Size
CU 5905 Specification Sheet English PDF 389 kb
DDS 5900 Demo Set Specification Sheet English PDF 369 kb

User Guides

File Language Type File Size
DDS 5900 User Guide English PDF 9.9 mb

Firmware

File Language Type File Size
CU 5905 DC 5980 Firmware Release v 1.10.5 ZIP 67.5 mb

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