Novastar MCTRL4K Full Introduction – Price, Product, Manual Download!

Novastar MCTRL4K is a LED display controller with super high loading capacity up to 4096×2160@60Hz, and can support high-definition large LED screen to generate high-quality images and videos. The resolutions with the maximum width or height can be up to 7680 pixels!

Also, this advanced LED display controller have many special functions such as individual Gamma adjustment for RGB, HDR10, and HLG standards to enhance image quality, less than 1ms latency, multi-card mode, and so on.

In this post, we will discuss the functions of MCTRL4K, how to operate it, specifications, and additional information. Just read this article, you will have a thorough understanding of Nova MCTRL4K!

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Machine Specification

Machine Specification
Size483.6 mm × 351.2 mm × 50.1 mm

1. Novastar MCTRL4K Information

nova mctrl4k front appearance

Novastar MCTRL4K

Promotion Price: $3950

  • Loading capacity 3,900,000 pixels
  • Inputs: 1x 3G-SDI, 1x DVI, 2x HDMI 1.3
  • Outputs: 1x HDMI 1.3, 6x Ethernet, 2x optical (optional)
  • Supports 2x PIP
  • Internal scaling function and Image Mosaic 

2. Novastar MCTRL4K Price

As a 4K LED controller, this mode can have a comparatively higher price than other series due to its high-standard and stronger processing ability.

Novastar MCTRL4K price is $3950. You can get 5% discount when the order price is over $2500, and 10% when the order price is over $5000.

3. MCTRL4K Manual Download

Here we provide you with MCTRL4K manuals and documents download.

4. Features

This strong controller has many special functions that support LED screens to achieve vivid and 4K high-definition images.

(1) HDR10-Optima – high dynamic

With this function, the dark and light parts of images will be shown in a more vivid way with a wider dynamic range, meaning the pictures will be performed in a method closer to the view that the human’s naked eye can see.

(2) 10bits Color Depth

The HDR images will give people more beautiful visual effects as the details of shadow, light, and color can be shown in a better way.

(3) Wide color gamut

Transitioning from BT.709 to BT.2020 expands the color range, enhancing the richness and realism of the image, and resulting in a more lifelike representation closer to our perception of the real world.

4.1 Super High-quality Images - 4K UHD

Each individual unit can handle a loading capacity of up to 4096×2160@60Hz, and it is capable of supporting custom resolutions with> a maximum width or height of 7680 pixels. 

This allows it to meet the on-site configuration needs of ultra-long or ultra-wide LED displays.

4.2 3D Effect Supported

When paired with the 3D emitter EMT200 and 3D glasses, it enables 3D functionality, providing an immersive 3D display experience.

4.3 Optical Transmission for Long Distance

With a 10G bandwidth optical fiber, it is capable of transmitting data over long distances of up to 10km.

For LED display screen that needs long-distance control and management, this controller can help achieve immediate and sensitive control.

5. Functions


  • 16 RJ45 Neutrik Gigabit Ethernet Ports
  • 4 Optical Fiber Ports, single mode and double fiber, LC port, 1310mm
  • OPT1 is used for transferring the data of ports 1-8
  • OPT2 is used for transferring the data of port 9-16
  • OPT3 is the backup channel of OPT1
  • OPT4 is the backup channel of OPT2
  • Either Gigabit Ethernet port or optical fiber port can be used at the same time. Two types of ports cannot be used to connect devices simultaneously.

(2) Inputs

  • 1 DP 1.2 standard
  • Max. supported resolution:3840×2160@60Hz, Max. width and height are 3840(downward compatibility)
  • 1 HDMI 2.0 standard
  • Max. supported resolution:3840×2160@60Hz
  • Max. width and height are 3840 (downward compatibility)
  • 2 Dual-Link DVI
  • VESA standard, max. supported resolution:
  • 3840×1080@60Hz and 3840×2160@30Hz

6. Applications

To meet different needs, the MCTRL4K can work in mosaic and multi-card modes.

6.1 Application 1 - Mosaic Mode

Under this mode, the controller supports two-layer images.


6.2 Application 2 - Multi-card Mode

With multi-card mode, one controller can control two screens to display different images.

7. FAQs

7.1 What is the capacity of MCTRL4K?

The loading capacity of a single unit can be up to 4096×2160@60Hz.

7.2 What are the dimensions of the MCTRL4K?

The dimension of MCTRL4K is 482.6 x 372x 94.5 mm (WxDxH) (with rack rails); 435.6 x 330 x 89mm (WxDxH) (without rack rails)

mctrl4k dimension

7.3 What is the maximum pixel for MCTRL4K?

The maximum output height or width of a single MCTRL4K is 7680 pixels.

8. Conclusion

In this post, we discuss a strong LED display controller developed by Novastar – MCTRL4K. We have talked about its loading capacity, functions, features, and FAQs to let you better understand it. 

Also, we provide products for you to purchase and MCTRL4K price for you! You can just send us a message then we will delegate professional staff to plan your projects and give you useful advice!