13 September 2011, Cleveland Ohio, USA
August 8, 2011, Radio Mirchi (www.radiomirchi.com)
inaugurated their new studios in Pune, India by signing on with an Axia
Audio AoIP network and iQ mixing consoles.
Radio Mirchi, operated by Times of India’s Entertainment Network India
Ltd., serves Delhi, India’s largest city by area and home to nearly 17
million residents. Mirchi is also heard throughout India over a
nationwide network of private FM radio stations.
Radio Mirchi’s Axia equipment includes several iQ mixing desks with
QOR.32 Integrated Console Engines, plus assorted IP-Audio networking
gear. The sale was made through AVC Broadcast India, headquartered in
Upon signing on, Roshan Chainani-Dariwal, Radio Mirchi’s Programming
Head, wrote in a letter to Axia “With a lot of lust and love, we
welcomed our slim and gorgeous Consol-leena this morning. Leena…has
super ‘iQ’! Thanks [Axia] for making this possible.”
The Axia iQ console is a stereo, four-bus mixer that can expand, using
plug-in accessory frames, from eight faders to up to 24 faders. These
accessory frames also feature additional controls, such as built-in
multi-line telephone controllerse and user-programmable logic keys. iQ’s
QOR.32 console engine features 4 Mic inputs, 16 analog ins and 8 analog
outs 2 AES/EBU ins and outs, 8 GPIO logic ports, 6 100Base-T Livewire
ports for single-cable connection of networked audio devices, and 2
Gigabit Ethernet ports for connection to other studios.
Axia radio consoles are a hit in over 2,000 studios worldwide. Axia
allows broadcasters to quickly and easily build audio networks using
switched Ethernet to connect a few rooms, or an entire facility. Axia
networks have a total system capacity of more than 10,000 audio streams,
and can carry hundreds of digital stereo channels (plus machine logic
and PAD) over a single CAT-6 cable, eliminating much of the cost
normally associated with wiring labor and infrastructure.
For more information about iQ, visit
AxiaAudio.com/iQ/ or contact Clark Novak at Axia Audio by email at
, or by phone at +1-216-241-7225.
Left: Radio Mirchi airstaff happily greets their
new Axia iQ console .
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Axia, a Telos company, builds Ethernet-based professional IP-Audio
products for broadcast, sound-reinforcement and commercial audio
applications. Along with the popular Element 2.0 modular console for
on-air, commercial production, audio workstations and personal studios,
Axia products include the PowerStation integrated console engine,
intercom systems, digital audio routers, DSP mixers and processors, and
software for configuring, managing and interfacing networked audio