Bought from the last owner few months ago, used for less than
three months. Selling due to change of situation. In absolutely great
condition. Before I bought the last owner sent it to a renowned Theta
Dealer to Replace the 12-Channel Processor Board and HDMI Card to bring to
current performance standards. The new HDMI 2.0 card fully supports 4K in
all connectors, and supports HDCP 2.2 and HDR. In short, this unit is
completely ready to be upgraded to CB 4a if needed.
The Casablanca IIIHD can be easily controlled
by its front panel buttons, or via standard IR remote control, or,
for the ultimate in system control, by its powerful RS-232 protocol which
interfaces with complete home automation systems from companies such as
Among other things, the Casablanca IIIHD has the most
extensive speaker configuration capability of any preamplifier/processor made
and can be configured with up to 12 channels of speaker output, for
jaw-dropping sound quality in virtually any speaker system in any home.
Each of the 12 input selections provides for individual
tailoring of all output parameters such as volume level, delay, crossover, and
slope. Once a given input has been fully configured, those settings can be
applied to the remaining inputs, for simplicity of setup.
The Casablanca IIIHD is the first HDMI
surround processor released by Theta Digital. HDMI technology allows the
Casablanca IIIHD to support the high-quality lossless audio formats, Dolby
True HD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS Master Audio HD, and lossless PCM
multi-channel material as well. HDMI 2.0 support circuitry also brings
playback of the high-resolution video formats 1080P and 4K UHD to the
Matrix, Dolby Pro Logic, Dolby Pro Logic IIx, Dolby Digital,Dolby Digital Plus,
Dolby TrueHD, DTS Neo:6, DTS, DTS-ES, DTS 96/24, DTS High Resolution Audio,
DTS-HD Master Audio, LPCM, Stereo, Mono, Analog Direct, Analog Matrix.
for each of the following: Front Left / Right, Front Center, Surround Left /
Right, Surround Center. Three types supported: Linkwitz-Riley, Butterworth,
Phase Perfect. Crossover frequencies: 40Hz, 50Hz, 63Hz, 80Hz, 125Hz, 160Hz.
Crossover slopes: 6dB, 12dB, 18dB, 24dB per octave. Butterworth crossovers have
separate adjustments for high and low pass.
The unit was upgraded to a CB III HD on 19 July
Both 4-slot Cards are Premium
Up to five subwoofers
supported. 1- single subwoofer, 2- left / right subwoofers, 2- front / rear subwoofers,
3- left / right / surround subwoofers, 4- left / right / surround left /
surround right subwoofers, 5- left / center / right / surround left / surround
right subwoofers. Each subwoofer can be set to receive a full range signal in
case the sub has an internal crossover that cannot be defeated.
HDMI Input - 4 HDMI 2.0 compatible inputs.
HDMI Output - 1 output.
Full video bypass compatible with all current 3D video formats.
Audio is extracted from the HDMI signal for processing by the Audio DSP board.