MOTU 8pre 16x12 USB Audio Interface with 8 Mic Inputs and Optical Expansion
Product #21433
SKU 8510
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MOTU 8pre 16x12 USB Audio Interface with 8 Mic Inputs and Optical Expansion

Product #21433 | SKU 8510
Usually ships in 2 - 3 working days

Designed for studio recording with a digital audio workstation
Our Price $1,149.00


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The MOTU 8pre 16x12 USB Audio Interface with 8 Mic Inputs is designed for studio recording with a digital audio workstation. The audio interface features eight microphone/instrument preamplifiers with switchable +48V phantom power, front panel trim knobs, and a 20 dB pad. For I/O the device also includes eight channels of ADAT optical expansion inputs for connecting to an existing interface, eight channels of ADAT optical expansion outputs, a stereo pair of balanced or unbalanced TRS outputs, and a stereo headphone output. For recording and playback, the interface's audio engine is capable of up to 24-bit 96 kHz resolution recorded over USB 2.0.

Key Features

MIDI

  • Provides 16 channels of sample-accurate MIDI control over USB 2.0 for connecting MIDI keyboards, sound modules, or control interfaces to the audio interface

Front-Panel Metering

  • Provides five-segment LED visual feedback for audio levels and status lights for clock and interface/expander mode

ADAT Expansion

  • Provides additional eight channels of digital audio for connecting to another ADAT optical compatible interface such as the MOTU 8pre, 828, UltraLite, or Traveler

Outputs

  • Provides separate 1/4" TRS phone main outs and front-panel headphone output jack with independent volume controls

SMPTE

  • Allows you to slave your 8pre to SMPTE time code over analog input or generate SMPTE time code and send it over analog to synchronize with another device

CueMix DSP

  • Enables up to four separate stereo monitor mixes sent to any analog or digital output pair

Cuemix Optical Expander Mode

  • Routes each analog input to a corresponding optical output channel

Talkback

  • Allows engineers and musicians to dim audio and communicate using the built-in microphone inputs

Mac and Windows Compatibility

  • Includes 32- and 64-bit drivers for Mac OS X (10.6 or higher) and Windows 8/7/Vista

AudioDesk

  • Provides full featured sample accurate workstation with editing, mixing, and real-time 32-bit effect processing for Mac

Specifications

Inputs
8 x combination XLR TRS input jacks
8 x ADAT optical expansion in
Outputs
8 x ADAT optical expansion out
2 x 1/4" TRS phone left and right main analog output jacks
1 x 1/4" TRS phone stereo headphone output jack
USB
USB 2.0 for audio and MIDI
Resolution
Up to 24-bit 96 kHz resolution
Rack Size
1U
Dimensions (W x D x H)
Without Rack Ears: 19 x 7 x 1.75" (48.26 x 17.78 x 4.45 cm)
Weight
Not specified by the manufacturer

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Product:
MOTU 8pre 16x12 USB Audio Interface with 8 Mic Inputs and Optical Expansion
Manufacturer:
Motu
Model:
8510
SKU:
8510
RM Product #:
21433