Rane Professional – Black And Blue Bluetooth Enabled Multi-Channel Source Unit


The Black & Blue is a simple, mono input-selector/mixer/amplifier with (3) discreet channels of Bluetooth®, 3.5mm line input, and USB computer link for playback or recording. Inputs can be selected for monitoring individually, or all inputs mixed at once.

Application examples are…

Meeting Rooms (Bluetooth® A headworn mic, computer program through USB, XLR line out to powered speakers). Unit in mixer mode for mixing sources.

Coffee Bar (Bluetooth® A mobile device, Bluetooth® B is TV audio, Bluetooth® C is barista headworn mic for calling orders…amplifier out to full-range speakers and XLR out to subwoofer. Unit in mixer mode for mixing sources.

Trade Show (Bluetooth® A is tablet streaming music, Bluetooth® B is presenter headworn mic…XLR out to powered speaker, and USB out streams to laptop computer to record the presentation. Unit in mixer mode for mixing sources.

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  • 3 discreet Bluetooth®-registered inputs with individual volume controls and antennas
  • Pairing buttons and status LEDs (blue) for each Bluetooth® input
  • Class compliant USB audio for computer recording and playback
  • 3.5mm line input (disconnects USB input audio)
  • Pre-fader signal LEDs (green) on each channel
  • Source selector for solo monitoring or Mix All mode
  • Shelving Bass and Treble Mix EQ
  • Master volume control with 3-color LED (green, yellow, red)
  • Power LED (yellow)
  • XLR line output (+20 dBu balanced)
  • 20W mono Class-D amplifier

Additional information



Bluetooth® Specifications

  • Version: 4.2
  • Profile: A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP
  • Range: Up to 88’ (27m) *
  • Maximum Transmission Power: 8 dBm
  • Frequency: 2.402 – 2.480 GHz


  • (1) 1/8” (3.5mm) TRS input
  • (1) USB Type-B port
  • (1) IEC power cable input
  • (1) XLR output
  • (1) 4-position Euroblock output (3.81mm)
  • (3) Bluetooth® antenna jacks

Inputs / Outputs

  • Amplifier Output: Mono, 20W @ 4Ω, 70V, 100V
  • XLR Balanced Output
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz – 20 kHz
  • THD+N: < 0.05%
  • 3.5mm TRS Unbalanced Input
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz – 20 kHz
  • THD+N: < 0.05%
  • USB: 44.1 kHz / 24-bit


  • Connection: IEC
  • Voltage: 100 – 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
  • Consumption: 40W

Dimensions (width x depth x height): 19” x 11” x 1.7” (483 x 286 x 44mm)

Weight: 8.6 lbs (3.9kg)

* Bluetooth® range is affected by walls, obstructions and movement. For optimal performance, place the product in a location that is unobstructed by walls, furniture, etc.


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