The SX-3000 Standalone Integrated Media Block™ (“SX-3000 Standalone IMB®“) comes with Portable Storage, a cost effective, reliable and scalable external storage solution. Portable Storage is a compact and lightweight device that can be easily mounted on all types of DLP Cinema® projectors and features up to 3TB of redundant hot swappable storage.

Unique Features

Lower Maintenance Costs
The SX-3000 IMB eliminates the need for an external file server. It seamlessly integrates with all DLP Cinema® projectors and comes with SMS software for playback control and content management.

Lower Operation Costs
The SX-3000 IMB allows long distance content streaming and remote access via gigabit Ethernet connection. Also automation can be controlled via Ethernet cable which makes SX-3000 IMB with Portable Storage suitable for boothless design.

High Frame Rate and All Image Resolution Support
The SX-3000 IMB supports high frame rate content in 2D and 3D (48 & 60fps per eye) and all image resolution including SD, HD, 2K and 4K (optional).

Comprehensive Support for Alternative Content
The SX-3000 IMB supports HDMI input, 3G-SDI input and network live streaming1 (optional). It also supports image scaling to 2K.

Live 3D Support1 (Optional)
The SX-3000 IMB comes integrated with 3D Demuxing (side-by-side) which makes receiving high-quality 3D broadcasts possible. It also provides a built-in integrated 3D decoder to seamlessly support 3D Live broadcast without requiring additional decoder.

Up to 3TB Storage2
The Portable Storage is scalable with different options. It can support up to 3TB of redundant hot swappable storage, which can store approximately 30 movies (i.e. 100GB per movie).

High Reliability
The Portable Storage comes with 3 or 4 hot swappable data drives2 and is based on enterprise hardware RAID 5 technology allowing it to remain operational in the event of a single drive failure, thereby minimizing downtime.

High Flexibility
The Portable Storage comes with hot swappable data drives that can easily be attached or detached, making it possible to quickly switch content from one screen to another.

Easy Installation
The Portable Storage is a very compact and light external storage device which can be easily mounted on projectors, making it suitable for boothless cinema design.


1 Depending on specifications- please check with GDC Technology sales representatives.
2 Depending on storage option- please check with GDC Technology sales representatives.



  • Technical Specifications

    SX-3000 Standalone IMB® with Portable Storage

    Dimensions (IMB)
    Dimensions (Portable Storage)Weight (IMB)
    Weight (Portable Storage)
    320(W) x 240(D) x 63.7(H) mm
    220(W) x 165.6 (D) x 55.2(H)mm1.5 kg
    1kg excluding hard disk
    Operating temperatureOperating humidityOperating altitude 0°C to 40°C (0°F to 104°F)20% to 90%, non-condensing10,000ft. (3,000m) above sea level3
    Power requirement (Portable Storage)Max power consumption (IMB)Max power consumption (Portable Storage) 100 to 240V, 60 to 50Hz, 1.4A75W30W75W30W
    Video Specifications
    JPEG 2000MPEG 2/MPEG 44 4K – 24 (2D) (optional)
    2K – 24, 48, 60 (2D)
    2K – 24, 48, 60 (3D)
    Packaging SMPTE Digital Cinema Package (DCP), Interop DCP
    Audio Output
    Digital uncompressedaudio 16/24-bit AES/EBU,16 channels, 48/96 KHz
    2 x RJ45
    System Interfaces
    USB 2.0
    8-port GPI/Os (optional)
    2 x RJ-45 (1000 BaseT)
    x 3
    2 x USB A-Type Female
    In & Out (2 x BNC)
    Passive loop output/
    Video sync input ( 2 x BNC )x 1 (alternative content input)
    x 2 (alternative content input)
    4 x RJ45 ( 8 GPIs and 8 GPOs )
    Storage options
    Redundant hot swappable 2TB or 3TB
    AES 128-bit encrypted data storage
    Civolution (NexGuard®) forensic watermarking
    Subtitle overlay4
    Projector Cinecanvas support
    User Interface
    PC/ Mac/ VGA
    Third-party Integration Options
    TMS GDC, Third-party5
    3D system
    4D system
    3D sound
    Closed Captioning Device
    RealD, Dolby 3D, MasterImage, active systems
    D-BOX Motion Code™, 4D plex
    Dolby Atmos4
    Support SMPTE430-10
    System Configuration

    1 Depending on specifications- please check with GDC Technology sales representatives.
    2 Depending on storage option- please check with GDC Technology sales representatives.
    3 Depending on specifications of the hard disk
    4 Feature may not be available upon initial release
    5 Please check with your TMS provider

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