Tieline Merlin Plus IP Audio Codec with Wheatnet-IP

Tieline Merlin Plus IP Audio Codec with Wheatnet-IP

Up to 6 Simultaneous Remotes plus WheatNet-IP

Rapidly expand your remote capability with the award winning Merlin PLUS with WheatNet-IP and manage up to 6 bidirectional mono connections with IP codecs or smartphones using Report-IT, saving money on codec hardware costs and reducing studio rack space requirements. The codec?s purpose-built rear panel provides a WheatNet-IP LAN interface for connecting to the WheatNet-IP Environment.



Merlin PLUS with WheatNet-IP offers a simple, compact and scalable solution for managing up to 6 simultaneous remotes and seamlessly interfaces with WheatNet-IP studio installations.

IP remotes can be performed over the public internet between a Merlin PLUS codec with WheatNet-IP at the studio and remote Tieline IP codecs or smartphones running the Report-IT Enterprise application.



  •     DSP based architecture
  •     24 Bit 48kHz audio sampling
  •     Dual 1 Gig (10/100/1000) Ethernet ports
  •     WheatNet-IP LAN port.
  •     Dual redundant AC power supplies
  •     User programmable matrix audio mixer for bidirectional stereo program, plus low latency IFB and full duplex communications*
  •     Uncompressed PCM audio plus algorithms including aptX® Enhanced; LC-AAC, HE-AAC v1 and v2, AAC-LD, AAC-ELDv1 and v2, Opus, MPEG II, MPEG Layer-3, Tieline Music and                     MusicPLUS, G.722 and G.711
  •     Supports up to 6 simultaneous streams of Opus encoding
  •     IPv4 & IPv6 compatible
  •     Compatible with the AES67 standard for audio over IP interoperability
  •     Asymmetric algorithmic encode/decode*
  •     Integrated alarm management
  •     G5 Toolbox GUI enables remote codec control over WANs
  •     Codec Management System compatible for codec network management
  •     Interfaces with Wheatstone Navigator software for source/destination configuration
  •     Interfaces with Wheatstone Razor software for WheatNet-IP card configuration
  •     Low latency in-band RS-232 aux data channel
  •     Programmable rules engine
  •     Streamlined codec wizards and graphical user interface
  •     Support for multiple languages*: English, Chinese, French, German, Portuguese and Spanish
  •     Connect to all Tieline IP codecs and Report-IT Live Enterprise Edition


*Supported in later releases.