The MAC Aura XB takes an award-winning, innovative, compact LED wash light to the next level, incorporating many new features first introduced with the MAC Quantum Wash™. Not only does the MAC Aura XB offer additional brightness, it also features a new superior color mixing system and an optimized lens design for tighter beams and more even washes. Martin's unique and patented Eye-candy Aura Effect™ is also part of the package.


·       Super-bright single-lens wash with fully premixed color

·       Broad color palette, RGBW color mixing

·       Eye-candy Aura Effect™

·       Uniform shades

·       Built-in FX engine

·       10 to 60° uniform zoom

·       6000 Lumens output

·       Rapid movement

·       Compact, low weight design (6.5 kg)

·       High efficiency, low power consumption, long lifetime



Length (across yoke): 302 mm (11.9 in.)

Width (across yoke): 302 mm (11.9 in.)

Height (head straight up): 360 mm (14.2 in.)

Weight (without accessories): 6.5 kg (14.4 lbs.)

Dynamic Effects

Beam color mixing: RGBW

Aura (secondary lens array illumination) color mixing: RGB

Beam color temperature control: CTO, variable 10 000 - 2500 K

Beam and aura electronic 'color wheel' effect: 33 LEE-referenced colors plus white, variable-speed color-wheel rotation effect and random color

Beam and aura independent shutter effects: Electronic, with regular and random pulse, burst and strobe effects

Pre-programmed effects: Range of independent and synchronized Beam and Aura FX, two combinable

Electronic dimming: Independent beam and aura, four dimming curve options

Zoom: 10° - 60° (one-tenth peak angle)

Pan: 540°

Tilt: 232°

Pan and tilt speed: Adjustable via onboard control panel and DMX

Control and Programming

Control options: Independent or synchronized Beam and Aura control

Control system: DMX, RDM

Control resolution: 8-bit, with 16-bit control of pan & tilt

DMX channels: 14/25

Setting and addressing: Control panel with backlit graphic display

DMX compliance: USITT DMX512-A

RDM compliance: ANSI/ESTA E1.20

Transceiver: RS-485

Firmware update: Via DMX with Martin™ USB Duo DMX Interface Box

Optics and Photometric Data

Light source: 19x 15W RGBW LED Array System

LED refresh rate: Beam 1200 Hz, Aura 4395 Hz

Minimum LED lifetime: 50 000 hours (to >70% luminous output)*

Total luminous output (wide, one-tenth peak): 6000 lumens

Total luminous output (narrow, one-tenth peak): 4300 lumens

Video compatibility: Designed for use with HD/high-speed video cameras

*Figure obtained under manufacturer´s test conditions


Color: Black

Housing: High-impact thermoplastic, flame-retardant to UL 94 5VA

Protection rating: IP20


Mounting points: M12 hole for rigging clamp, attachment points for surface-mounting bracket

Orientation: Any

Minimum distance to combustible materials: 200 mm (8 in.) from fixture

Minimum distance to illuminated surfaces: 1 m (3 ft. 4 in.) from fixture

Location: Indoor use only, must be fastened to surface or structure


AC power: Neutrik PowerCON TRUE1 NAC3PX dual socket

AC power input socket: Accepts Neutrik PowerCON TRUE1 NAC3FX-W cable connector

AC power thru socket: Accepts Neutrik PowerCON TRUE1 NAC3MX-W cable connector

DMX data in/out: 5-pin locking XLR


Maximum power consumption: 400 W

Power supply unit: Auto-ranging electronic switch mode

AC power: 100-240 V nominal, 50/60 Hz

Typical half-cycle RMS inrush current: 10.7 A

Power consumption, all effects static, zero light output: <25 W

Typical Power and Current

100 V, 60 Hz: 359 W, 3.8 A, PF 0.99

120 V, 60 Hz: 355 W, 3.2 A, PF 0.99

208 V, 60 Hz: 350 W, 1.8 A, PF 0.97

230 V, 50 Hz: 349 W, 1.7 A, PF 0.95

240 V, 50 Hz: 349 W, 1.6 A, PF 0.95

Measurements made at nominal voltage with all LEDs at full intensity. Allow for a deviation of +/- 10%.


Cooling: Forced air (temperature-regulated, low noise, user-definable levels)

Maximum ambient temperature (Ta max.): 40° C (104° F)

Minimum ambient temperature (Ta min.): 5° C (41° F)

Total heat dissipation (calculated, +/- 10%): 1230 BTU/hr.


EU safety: EN 60598-2-17 (EN 60598-1), EN 62471

EU EMC: EN 55103-1, EN 55103-2, EN 55015, EN 61547

US safety: UL 1573

US EMC: FCC Part 15 Class A

Canadian safety: CSA E598-2-17 (CSA E60598-1)

Canadian EMC: ICES-003 Class A

Australia/NZ: C-TICK N4241

Included Items

M12 bolt suitable for use with Martin rigging clamps

Note that power cables and connectors are not included and must be ordered separately

Accessories Power cables

Power Input Cable, 16 A, 14 AWG, SJT, 1.5 mm2, H05VV-F, with PowerCON TRUE1 NAC3FX-W, 1.5 m (4.9 ft.): P/N 11541513

Power Relay Cable, 16 A, 14 AWG, SJT, 1.5 mm2, H05VV-F, PowerCON TRUE1 in/out connectors, 0.7 m (2.3 ft.): P/N 11541514

Power Relay Cable, 16 A, 14 AWG, SJT, 1.5 mm2, H05VV-F, PowerCON TRUE1 in/out connectors, 1.5 m (4.9 ft.): P/N 11541512

Power Relay Cable, 16 A, 14 AWG, SJT, 1.5 mm2, H05VV-F, PowerCON TRUE1 in/out connectors, 3.25 m (10.7 ft.): P/N 11541511

Power connectors

Cable connector, PowerCON TRUE1 NAC3FX-W, female: P/N 05323416

Cable connector, PowerCON TRUE1 NAC3MX-W, male: P/N 05343418

Installation hardware

Quick surface mounting bracket for MAC Aura XB, set of 5: P/N 91606018

G-clamp: P/N 91602003

Half-coupler (tube) clamp: P/N 91602005

Quick trigger clamp: P/N 91602005

Safety cable, safe working load 50 kg: P/N 91602007


6-unit flightcase for MAC Aura™: P/N 91515020

Optical Accessories

MAC Aura / Aura XB Soft Lens Kit: P/N 91611730

Related Items

Martin USB Duo™ DMX Interface Box: P/N 90703010

Martin DMX 5.3 Splitter™: P/N 90758140

Martin RDM 5.5 Splitter™: P/N 90758150

Ordering Information

MAC Aura XB™ in cardboard box: P/N 90232100

MAC Aura XB™ in 6-unit flightcase: P/N 90232110