SOLARO XIO 16 - Interstate Audio

Making systems scalable. That’s the job of Solaro XIO: the next-generation of Input/Output Expansion Frames from Xilica.

Designed to ensure Solaro & X2 DSP configurations are future-proof, and to continue the mantra of total flexibility introduced by these two revolutionary modular processor platforms, XIO features a dual model configuration. SOLARO XIO 16 is a 16 card slot, full rack width, 1U Expansion Frame.

SOLARO XIO 16, offers an expanded 32×32 of Dante networked audio, with standard 19″ rack mounting.
SOLARO XIO 8 offers a number of convenient, small-format mounting options to expand channel count in low-profile applications. The product delivers 4×4 Dante networked audio, with Ethernet and Dante RJ45 connections, alongside PoE powering capabilities.

Pro Features

  • Deliver lower cost per input, and advanced system configurations with card-slot based Expansion Frames.
  • Bring Expansion Frames directly into specific rooms, creating new overflow capabilities and signal transportation across a facility.
  • Accept common Solaro Series I/O Option Cards, including two-channel analog audio in, analog audio out, AES/EBU and four channel GPIO.
  • Expand a system’s Dante capabilities with either 4×4 or 32×32 send/receive Dante transmission.


  • Card slots : 16
  • Connectors : RJ45 with Dante connectivity, IEC power socket
  • Power : 90-240 VAC (50-60Hz)
  • Rack mount : 1RU, with vent between units
  • Dimensions :19”x1.75”x9” (483x44x229mm)
  • Weight :11lbs / 5kg
  • Warranty:3 years, parts and labor