NX 2

The NX2 is the ultimate compact yet powerful fully integrated lighting controller. As a member of the innovative ONYX platform from Obsidian Control Systems the NX2 is feature rich and never restricted in its capabilities.  NX2 includes a high-brightness full HD multi-touch screen, 8 assignable parameter encoders, an assistive mini touch-screen, full keypad and command section, a dedicated grandmaster and 10 full playbacks with four freely assignable buttons.

Utilizing the latest in industrial components the NX2 contains a powerful new Intel Hexa-Core processor, high speed NVMe SSD drive and 16GB of DDR4 RAM. Fast boot times, instant operation and the ability to process 64 Universes right inside the console without the need for costly external processing networks result in unprecedented power in this form factor.

The NX2 is ergonomic with its compact footprint, full ONYX command and keypad section and the bright adjustable HD touch screen. It is always ready to run the largest shows and events at a moment’s notice.

With four DMX ports, Timecode, Midi and dual Gigabit ports for up to 64 Universes of Art-Net, sACN plus the ONYX X-Net protocol the NX 2 has all the connectivity and power the ever-increasing sizes of shows demand. Two additional 4K touch monitors are supported for even more direct access at any time.

For powerful visualization of lighting and scenery every NX2 console includes a free CAPTURE Solo Edition license - Register your NX2 at http://obsidiancontrol.com/getcapture

Please note that due to ongoing supply chain disruptions the NX2 may not have the Timecode and Midi ports installed. Required parts will be shipped to all affected customers at a later time at no charge

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Technical Data


Portable and compact fully featured lighting console
Adjustable 15.6” Full HD multi touch screen, 2x external 4K Touch Displays
64 Universe integrated processing
10 Playbacks, 8 Encoders, Keypad and internal 3.5" touchscreen
Network, DMX, Timecode and Midi Connectivity
CAPTURE Solo Edition License


10x 60 mm playback faders, each with 4x function-assignable buttons
8x customizable multi-function keys
Playback Select button
Master Go section with Go, Pause, Snap and Release
4x digital rotary encoders with push function and status LED for fixture parameter control
4x screen mounted digital rotary encoders with push function
3.5" RGB touchscreen for parameter groups, effect parameters, fanning and global timings
Grand master rotary fader and button
Blind/HighLight/Last/Next buttons
Full numerical keypad and command keys


Industrial 15.6" TFT 16:9 touchscreen (1920x1080px)
250 GB NVMe M.2 storage drive
Industrial motherboard with Intel i5 Hexa-Core CPU
Quiet thermal design using advanced copper heat pipe coolers
Integrated graphics processor
Windows 10 IoT Embedded Operating System
OS installation by USB 3.0 storage device
Supports Windows USB touchscreens


4x DMX / RDM Universe In/Out: 5pin locking XLR
External Display: 2x DisplayPort (up to 4k)
Network: 2x Gigabit RJ45 Ethernet for Art-Net, sACN and ONYX X-Net
Storage and Peripherals: 4x USB 3.0, 1x USB 2.0
Audio Out, Mic In: 2x 3.5mm Jack
MIDI in/out/thru (MIDI Show Control, MIDI notes, MIDI Timecode): 5pin DIN
SMPTE Timecode In/Out: 3pin XLR
12 VDC power supply input: 4pin XLR
Desk Lamp: XLR 12V
USB In: USB 2.0 B


Length: 300 mm (11.9 in.)
Width: 540 mm (21.3 in.)
Height: 121 mm (4.8 in.)
Weight: 9 kg (19.8 lbs.)


AC mains power to 12VDC external PSU (included)
100-240V nominal, 50/60 Hz
Maximum current: 3A
12VDC output: 11A, 132W max.


RGB LED desk lamp, angular XLR connector, 13"
Dust Cover
Obsidian USB Cable
External PSU (12V 11A)
1.5 m power cable, 3pin IEC
USB 3.0 Recovery stick
CAPTURE Visualizer SOLO License

Specifications and documentation subject to change without notice