Motu 8 Pre Sound Card Interface

We're taking a look at the Motu 8 Pre. This is one of my favourite sound cards / Interfaces because it is super-reliable and the device drivers are very stable for PC recording. The Motu 8 Pre makes getting 16 channels very easy, which is something a lot of these 8 channel interfaces seem to lack. 8pre Overview Turn your computer into a powerful digital audio workstation with eight mic inputs. Or add eight high-quality mic/instrument inputs to your current...

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MOTU UltraLite-MK3 Hybrid FireWire/USB2 Audio Interface

MOTU have a proud history when it comes to building audio interfaces. The UltraLite Mk3 is a compact, half-U module that packs large amounts of I/O into its slender frame. The front panel features a single XLR/Instrument input, while the back panel provides a second of these, alongside an additional six channels of line inputs. There are eight separate line outputs in addition to a main stereo pair, while digital connectivity is provided via S/PDIF I/O. MIDI In and Out ports...

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Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 2 In/2 Out USB Recording Audio Interface

The Scarlett 2i2 is a 2 in/2 out USB recording interface featuring two award-winning Focusrite preamps. Housed in an attractive anodised aluminium unibody chassis, the interface not only sounds fantastic but looks great too. What’s more it’s solid enough to take on the road when you travel. For more than 25 years, Focusrite has designed some of the most popular microphone preamps in the industry. This experience has been used to create the transparent, low-noise and...

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How to Pick the Right Sound Card / Audio Interface

How do you choose the right soundcard for your computer music studio or DJ set? This HD tutorial by DJ Vesper shows you all the things you need to consider to choose the best sound card for your type of music. In this video he explains that you need a very different soundcard if you are recording a band or making electronic music. He also talks about depth & sample rates, the importance of MIDI integration, inputs & outputs, AD & DA converters and on-board DSP (digital...

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Steinberg CI1 USB Audio Interface

CI1 and the included software package provide great possibilities to create, record, edit and produce your own music and audio material. With its intuitive music creation tools and the included Sequel LE version you have all you need to create songs — even if you don't have any musical skills. CI1 along with the light editions of Sequel and WaveLab present the ideal tool kit for editors and podcasters looking to record speech, publish podcasts and produce audio books....

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Focusrite Scarlett 2i4 USB Audio Interface

The Focusrite Scarlett 2i4 USB Audio interface packs a lot of features into its small footprint desktop format, essentially this is an affordable 2 in / 4 out USB audio interface, however the intuituive lay-out and multi-functionality built into the Scarlett 2i4 makes this unit a must for digital musicians and DJ's alike ... The Scarlett 2i4 offers 96 KHz, 24-bit conversion and features two industry leading Focusrite microphone preamplifiers within its Red anodised...

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