M1 HD continues the tradition of the M1, being one of the most ergonomic lighting consoles on the market With the full power of a larger desk and the agility of a smaller one, the M1 HD is a state-of-the-art, all-in-one lighting desk.

With more processing power than ever, the Martin M1 HD sets again a new standard as the most powerful and affordable full-featured lighting console of its category on the market.

·       All-in-one solution with integrated processing

·       Folding capacitive multi-touchscreen with 4 encoders

·       34 playbacks, 8 encoders for fast user access


·       High-resolution folding capacitive multi-touchscreen

·       Integrated industrial high-speed processing

·       Digital LCD buttons for fast and direct parameter access

·       8 digital encoders for parameter control

·       12 customizable function keys

·       Multiple wing attachment (M-Series Modules)

·       4x DMX Universes direct from the console; up to 40 Universes via Artnet and sACN without external processors

·       M-Series Manager Software for programming and triggering via time and calendar schedules, RS232 and IP triggers

·       Customizable Graphical User Interface with context-sensitive toolbars and integrated help menu

·       Powerful effects engine

·       Controls up to 20480 parameters

·       Built-in 2D visualizer for selection and real-time visualization

·       1000 cuelists with fader control

·       1000 cuelists with playback control buttons

·       Two separate playback sections

·       Parallel execution of multiple cuelists

·       Submaster, groupmaster and override functionality

·       Parameter and time-fanning functionality

·       Auto update for presets and cues

·       On-the-fly global timing adjustments

·       MaxNet synchronized programming and playback support



Length: 823 mm (32.4 in.)

Width: 464 mm (18.3 in.)

Height: 178 mm (7.0 in.) closed; 395 mm (15.6 in.) open

Weight: 14.9 kg (32.8 lbs.)

Shipping weight (in cardboard box): 19.9 kg (43.9 lbs.)

Shipping weight (in flightcase): 32.7 kg (72.1 lbs.)

Control and Programming

Protocol: DMX512A (RDM), Art-Net2, sACN

4 physical DMX ports

40 DMX universes

Integrated processing, 20480 parameters

No limit to number of DMX channels per fixture

Extensive fixture library for all known manufacturers

65000 presets for each group of functions (P/T, color, gobo, etc.)

Effect generator for automated programming of complex effects

Relative or absolute programming

Fan function for all channels (including timing parameters)

On-the-fly global timing changes

Virtual cuelists


Wait, follow and link cues

HTP, LTP, chase, timecode, submaster and group master playback functionality

Individual parameter timings

Intuitive patch feature

Fixture type cloning

All channels with 16-bit resolution

Control/User Interface

Main playback

10 x 60 mm playback faders, each with four function-assignable buttons

Sub playback

24 playbacks

Twelve 40 mm playback faders with one assignable button12 x single assignable buttons

Other controls

2 x scrollwheels for bank changes12 x customizable multi-function keys

Playback Select button

Master Go section with Go, Pause, Snap and Release

4 x digital rotary encoders with push function and status LED for fixture parameter control

4 x additional user-definable digital rotary encoders with push function on the right of the main display

5 x dynamically labeled digital LCD buttons for parameter groups, effect parameters, fanning and global timings

Grand master fader and button

Blind/preview button

Customizable highlight/lowlight function

Customizable parameter defaultsNext/last fixtures/groups

Trackball with pan/tilt control switchLeft/right mouse buttonLarge command keys


Assign a cue, cuelist or effect to any playback fader

500 playback banks, each containing 10 playbacks

500 sub playback banks, each containing 24 playbacks

100 pages of 100 playbacks activated by touchscreen button

No limit to cues per cuelist

Full 16-bit fading for high-resolution fixtures

Individual fade in/fade out times for all playbacks

Manual override available at all times

Live 0-1000% override of global cue timings

Live programmer timing (“Sneak”)

Cuelists can be executed in tracking or non-tracking mode


Industrial 15.6 inch TFT 16:9 touchscreen (1376x768 pixels)

64GB SSD storage driveIndustrial motherboard, Intel Quad-Core Processor


Integrated graphics

2 x Integrated LED desklights


Windows 10 Embedded OS

OS installation by USB 3.0 storage device

Show backup on hard disk or USB storage device (not included)

Support for ELO and Windows USB touchscreens


4 x DMX universe outputs: 5-pin locking XLR1 x DMX in: 5-pin locking XLR

External displays: 2x DisplayPort (1920x1080 pixels)

Art-Net / sACN for up to 40 DMX universes in total: RJ-45 Ethercon

MaxNet controller link: RJ-45 Ethercon2 x M-Series Module interfaces: RJ-45 Ethercon

MIDI in/out/thru (MIDI show control, MIDI notes, MIDI timecode): 5-pin DIN

SMPTE In/Out: 3-pin locking XLRAC power input: Neutrik PowerCon TRUE1

USB (storage media/hardware peripherals)

Back of mainboard: 4 x USB 3.0

Side of console: 2 x USB 2.0

Front of console: 1 x USB 2.0


AC power: 100-240 V nominal, 50/60 Hz

Typical Power and Current

0.75 A, 80 W

Included Items

Dust cover: P/N 91613070

Two LED desklights, built-in

USB Flash Recovery Drive

Martin™ One-Key with M-PC Pro lifetime license and ShowDesigner 6™ Lite 3D Visualizer 1 year license

M-PC Pro with 64 Universe License


Flightcase for Martin™ M1 and M1 HD: P/N 91535070

Martin™ M-Play: P/N 90737030

Martin™ Ether2DMX8: P/N 90758130

Related Items

Martin™ M-DMX Interface Box / Martin M-PC 2U package: P/N 90737070

Ordering Information

Martin™ M1 HD Console: P/N 90732090