The Dude Rack Advanced: Professional Rack Mount Broadcast Switcher

The Dude Rack Advanced

Always be prepared. Striking the balance of performance and value, The Dude Rack™ Advanced gives you plenty of power without any sacrifice. Think of the Advanced as the cutting-edge version of our wildly popular The Dude PC™ Blue, in a rack form.

The Dude Rack Advanced strikes a similar balance of power, performance and value. Stepping up from the Dude Rack Core, the Advanced adds in vMix 4K, four (4) bi-directional HD-SDI inputs and more NVMe storage. On top of that, we added hot-swappable SSD bays for even more flexibility; Think of it as the “Goldilocks” of vMix Reference Systems.

  • 2U rugged chassis design with “hot swap” SSD Bays
  • vMix 4K Software (pre-installed and professionally configured)
    • Simultaneously stream to multiple destinations
    • ISO record in a variety of CODECs
    • Chroma key and more!
  • (4) Bi-Directional HD-SDI inputs/outputs with full-sized BNC connectors (*HDMI inputs available upon request)
  • Ninth generation Intel Core i7 CPU
  • 1TB M.2 NVMe storage
  • 16GB RAM
  • Enhanced CPU cooling
  • Exceeds vMix reference system Ruby specifications – Our most popular model!
  • Includes Up to two (2) hours of professional vMix training
  • Three-year hardware warranty
  • Starting at $5,799.00 USD (plus shipping, handling and taxes where applicable) * Leasing and Financing Available *

vMix Advanced Partner / vMix Reseller

Because we are an Advanced Partner and Reseller of vMix, Stream Dudes is your best resource and knowledge base in the Midwest United States. Carrying this distinctive certification means that you can be assured that you are purchasing from a reputable source who will, above all, not only help you purchase the right vMix solution, but can ensure you receive proper training as well. In addition to helping you purchase a vMix system, we also have the ability to build and custom configure a vMix Reference System to meet your specific needs.

To learn about specific system specifications or to custom configure your own Dude Rack or Dude PC, contact Stream Dudes at or call (715) 972-3833 to speak with a team member. Ask us about control surface options, wireless video transmission systems, or network storage solutions to complement your workflow.