CueServer 2 Mini

Compact Lighting Control Processor


The CueServer 2 Mini (CS-920) is the smallest of the CueServer 2 models and is housed in a rugged anodized aluminum enclosure suitable for desktop use or panel, DIN, or truss mounting using optional bracket kits.

The CueServer 2 Mini can output shows utilizing up to 16,384 channels and features two built-in modular DMX slots that are user-configurable with any of seven available port modules. These interchangeable modules allow CueServer 2 Mini to be customized for different installation environments eliminating the need for external adapters.

CueServer 2 Mini also features two user-definable function buttons with RGB indicators, two contact closure inputs, two low-voltage digital outputs, a serial port, and stereo audio output.

Key Features

  • Completely self-contained lighting playback, architectural processor, and DMX fade engine
  • Seamless handling of Cue Lists, Presets, and Streams
  • Control of up to 32 universes of DMX or 32 independent playback timelines
  • Dynamic patching of up to 16,384 channels to 128 separate sACN, Art-Net, or KiNET universes
  • Flexible module-based bi-directional DMX ports for custom jack configurations
  • Front-panel configurable function buttons with RGB indicator LEDs
  • Creation of lighting scenes directly or capture from external sources
  • Powerful CueScript scripting language
  • Real-Time clock with astronomical functions and calendar events
  • Built-in web server for hosting custom interactive web pages
  • Multi-show storage and removable Micro SD memory card
  • System integration via Ethernet, Serial, Digital I/O, and Audio
  • Compatible with CueStation buttons and CueTouch touchscreens
  • Easy interfacing with Crestron, AMX, Vantage, Control 4, Medialon, Savant and other automation systems
  • Native programming environment for Mac and Windows
  • Small anodized aluminum enclosure with optional brackets

Technical Specifications

Installable Options
DMX Channels 512 (base)
16,384 (maximum)
Capacity per Show
Universe Patching 128 sACN, Art-Net, or KiNET universes
Playbacks Up to 32, depending on number of Channels[1]
Cues 1,000,000 per Cue Stack[2]
Cue Stacks Unlimited[2]
Groups 100,000[2]
Macros 100,000[2]
Global Rules 1,000[2]
Timer Events 1,000[2]
External Button Stations 1,000[2]
Audio Clips Unlimited[2]
Web Content Unlimited[2]
[1]The number of channel universes times the number of playbacks must be 32 or less.
[2]These parameters may be limited by available SD Card storage space.
Ethernet UDP, TCP, HTTP, TELNET, NTP, Streaming ACN (sACN), Art-Net, KiNet v1/v2, CueScript, CueStation
Serial User-Defined ASCII, CueScript, CueStation
Power 2.1mm DC Power Input Jack
Network RJ45 10/100 Base-T Ethernet
I/O 8-Position Pluggable Terminal Block for 2 Contact Closure Inputs, 2 Low-Voltage Digital Outputs, RS- 232 Serial Port and Auxiliary 5VDC Output
Audio 3.5mm (1/8”) Audio Jack for stereo audio output
USB (1x) Type-A USB Host Port
(1x) Micro-B USB Device Port
User Interface
Function Buttons (2x) User-Defined Function Buttons with RGB LEDs
Input 12-24VDC, 7 Watts
Removable Card Micro SD (FAT32 formatted cards up to 2TB)
Real Time Clock
Type Battery-backed, 1 second resolution, less than +/-5ppm drift
Synchronization Automatic using Network Time Protocol (NTP)
Event Triggers Time of day, day of week, day of month, week of month, year, date range, astronomical time
(relative to sunrise or sunset +/- specified offset)
Width 4.27” (109 mm) without mounting brackets
4.81” (122 mm) with vertical mounting bracket
5.13” (130 mm) with vertical DIN mounting bracket
6.15” (156 mm) with horizontal mounting brackets
Length 3.43” (87 mm)
Height 1.77” (45 mm)
Weight 0.7 lbs. (0.32 kg)
Operating Temperature -13° to 158° F (-25° to 70° C)
Storage Temperature -40° to 176° F (-40° to 80°C)
Relative Humidity 5% to 95% noncondensing
Altitude 10,000 feet maximum
Two years from the date of purchase by the original owner (limited to defects in material or workmanship under normal use and service). See Limited Factory Warranty document for more details.

Part Numbers

CueServer 2 Mini
CS-920 CueServer 2 Mini
Includes CueServer 2 Mini with power supply, two empty DMX module slots, terminal block, and 512 channel license
CS-920-AUST Same as above w/Australian PSU
CS-920-EURO Same as above w/UK-Euro PSU
CS-UNIV CueServer 2 Additional Universe License
Adds one additional universe of channels (maximum 32)
Optional DMX Modules
Note: Basic configuration of CueServer 2 Mini ships without installed DMX modules.
Use the part numbers below to add up to two desired modules to your order.
CS-MOD-X5F 5-Pin XLR Female Module
CS-MOD-X5M 5-Pin XLR Male Module
CS-MOD-X3F 3-Pin XLR Female Module
CS-MOD-X3M 3-Pin XLR Male Module
CS-MOD-RJ45 Ethercon RJ45 Module
CS-MOD-TB-ST Terminal Block Module w/Screw Terminals
CS-MOD-TB-IDC Terminal Block Module w/IDC Terminals
CS-MOD-BLANK Blank Module Cover
Mounting Accessories
AX-BR-HMK Horizontal Mounting Kit
For flat panel mounting
AX-BR-HDK Horizontal DIN Rail Kit
For mounting on DIN Rail horizontally
AX-BR-VMK Vertical Mounting Kit
For C-clamp truss mounting (C-clamp not included)
AX-BR-VDK Vertical DIN Rail Kit
For mounting on DIN Rail vertically