With so many on offer today, it is good to have a name you can recognise. The FOCUSRITE SCARLETT 2I2 is certainly that and will be a excellent buy. For this great price, the FOCUSRITE SCARLETT 2I2 is highly respected and is a regular choice amongst lots of people.
- USB audio & MIDI recording interface
- 24bit, 96khz a/d & d/a converters
- 2 x xlr / 6.3mm jack combi front mic/line/instrument inputs
- 4 x 6.3mm jack analogue outputs
- 6.3mm jack stereo headphone output
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. Whats more its solid enough to take on the road when you travel. The Scarlett 2i2 is much more than just a pretty metal box...25 Years of experience 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 low-distortion preamp found not only in the Scarlett 2i2 but also our flagship Firewire interface, the Liquid Saffire 56. Plenty of available headroom makes it suitable for moving coil, condenser and ribbon microphones regardless of the source. Phantom power is provided for mics that need it.Plug straight inThe front panel Neutrik combination input can be used to connect line and instrument level signals as well as microphones. This makes it perfect for recording the output of a synthesizer or stage piano, whilst at the flick of a switch you can cater for the output of an electric or acoustic guitar.Keep an eye on your levelsUnique halo signal indicators let you know that youve got a good signal level for recording. Red means that your signal is clipping, and that you should reduce the gain. The halo will momentarily turn amber as the level returns to a healthy level, at which point it will turn green.Flexible monitoring optionsA large monitor dial provides a tactile control for the volume of your speakers, whilst a high quality headphone amp provides a clean yet loud signal to headphones connected to the front panel socket. The direct monitor switch routes audio directly from the inputs to both the headphone and speaker outputs. This allows you to monitor the incoming signal with zero-latency.Polish your mixThe included Scarlett Plug-In suite provides effects compatible with all major DAWs; so whether you're using...