M-Audio Air 192 14 Audio Interface
M-Audio Air 192 | 14 Audio Interface
8-In/4-Out 24/192 USB Audio Interface
Conquer Any Recording Session with Professional Studio Quality and Features! With the AIR 192|14, you can create 24-bit/192kHz studio-quality recordings with an intuitive and easy-to-use audio interface. Boasting an elegant pro-grade metal chassis with a large central volume knob, the AIR 192|14 features our exclusive CrystalTM low-noise pre-amps and pristine A/D converters that deliver the highest audio performance in its class. The AIR 192|14 features (4) XLR+1⁄4-inch TRS combo inputs, (2) 1⁄4-inch line inputs and (2) all-new 1⁄4-inch instrument inputs that have a specially designed gain and impedance stage to provide the most accurate representation of a guitar or bass plugged directly into the interface. The AIR 192|14 has as a stereo pair of 1⁄4-inch main outputs, and (2) 1⁄4-inch assignable outputs. Two musicians can have their own separate mixes while recording using the (2) 1⁄4-inch headphone outputs with independent source and level controls. The AIR 192|14 connects to your Mac or PC via a standard USB or USB-C port using one of the two included cables. This premium hi-speed USB connection enables you to have zero latency monitoring of your inputs, making the recording process easier than ever. The overall combination of professional audio performance, easy-to-use features, and the included AIR Series software bundle make the AIR 192|14 an amazingly versatile, high-performance audio interface that will conquer any recording session with ease.
Premium Software Suite Included The AIR 192|14 comes complete with a software package that has everything to get you started. With 2 powerful DAWs to suit your production needs, AIR 192|14 includes Pro Tools | First M-Audio Edition, and Ableton Live Lite. Pro Tools is the industry standard for recording software, and we’ve teamed up with Avid to craft a version of this terri c collection specifically tailored to our hardware. This amazing audio and MIDI recording software will inspire you to create, record and share your ideas across the world at any time.
Connect Anything and Everything The AIR 192|14 features 8 inputs for simultaneously recording up to 8 channels at once to meet all your studio’s recording needs. The (4) dedicated XLR/TRS Mic/Line combo inputs with Crystal Pre-ampsTM and phantom power are perfect for recording a vocalist, or vocalists, mic’ing up an acoustic guitar, vintage guitar or bass amp or the core elements of a drum kit. The (2) 1⁄4-inch dedicated Instrument inputs use specially designed gain and impedance staging to provide the cleanest signal from your guitar, bass or keyboard, while the (2) 1⁄4-inch dedicated Line inputs provide a pure uncoloured signal for connecting a tube preamp, keyboard, synth or mixer, and MIDI input and output for connecting any of your boutique synth gear.
Mix, Monitor At the centre of the AIR 192|14 is a large metal monitor volume knob with inlayed rubberised diamond textured comfort grip for dialling in your studio monitor’s volume, and smoothly referencing your mix at both high and low levels. The monitor and headphone outputs feature a direct mono/stereo switch and direct/USB mix knob. The (2) 1⁄4-inch headphone outputs have independent volume controls, and source select switches let you create mixes to suit your and your artist’s needs. In addition to the (2) 1⁄4-inch rear panel monitor outputs, the AIR 192|14 offers an additional (2) 1⁄4-inch outputs for connecting outboard gear.
Segmented VU Meters for Dialling in Your Best Signal When capturing a performance, you want to get the best levels possible. With the AIR 192|14’s segmented input VU LEDs (-20db through 0dB), you can dial in the perfect gain setting every time, so there’s no more guessing how close or far away you are from optimising your signal.
CrystalTM Preamps, Pristine A/D Converters & Premium Components Our engineers designed the Crystal Preamps to provide you with a transparent, low-noise preamp that guarantees the best sound from your microphones and captures your performance exactly the way you intended. The AIR 192|14 incorporates pristine A/D converters for 24-bit resolution digital audio with explosive dynamic range that captures every nuance and subtlety of the performance. When combined with the class-leading sample rates of up to 192kHz, you can be sure your recordings are completely clear and true to the performance. With layout and component choices that were carefully crafted by our American engineering team, you’re getting the best sound available.
Hear the Performance Now - Not a Second Later When recording, you want to focus on capturing that perfect moment, and getting the best performance out of your artist and talent. You don’t want to be bogged down by “clicks,” “pops” or latency. The AIR 192|14 not only features a high-speed USB connection for providing the lowest round trip latency (2.59ms*) between your machine and your hardware, but it also features monitor mix control for listening directly to the source inputs, providing you with zero- latency technology.
- 24-bit/192kHz resolution for professional recording and monitoring
- Hi-speed USB circuitry for fastest connection, with class-leading round-trip latency of 2.59ms*
- Transparent CrystalTM preamps and ultra-pristine A/D converters for unsurpassed audio recording quality
- VU LED meters for dialling in the perfect level
- (4) XLR+ 1⁄4-inch TRS combo inputs, (2) 1⁄4-inch instrument inputs and (2) 1⁄4-inch line inputs
- MIDI input/output for connecting virtually any external MIDI gear
- Stereo 1⁄4-inch with direct mono/stereo switch; (2) 1⁄4-inch assignable auxiliary outs
- (2) 1⁄4-inch headphone outputs with independent source and level controls
- Rugged metal chassis; large central control for easy volume adjustment
- USB/Direct knob for balancing between the input signal and the computer signal
- Pro Software – Pro Tools | First, Ableton Live Lite, Eleven Lite, Avid FX Collection & Touch Loops content, plus the
- Creative FX Collection, Xpand!2, Mini Grand, Vacuum, DB33, Strike, Hybrid3 & BOOM VIs
No upgrades available
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