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8 Pre Firewire Pre Amp/Audio Interface

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    Product Code: 200001346

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    "Turn your computer into a powerful digital audio workstation with eight mic inputs. Or add eight high-quality mic/instrument inputs to your current system."
    The main features of the MOTU 8PRE include:

  • FireWire audio interface for Mac and Windows - provides 16 inputs with 8 mic preamps and 12 outputs
  • Eight XLR/TRS combo jack mic inputs
  • Flexible analog inputs - each provides a crystal-clear preamp (for both the XLR and TRS input), 24-bit 96 kHz converters, individually switchable 48-volt phantom power, 20 dB pad and front-panel trim controls
  • Eight channels of ADAT optical I/O - provides two sets of optical connectors to provide eight channels of optical digital I/O even at high samples rates (88.2 or 96 kHz)
  • Operates as an optical expander - connect the MOTU 8 PRE to any ADAT optical compatible device (another audio interface, a digital mixer, etc.) to add 8 additional mic inputs seamlessly integrated into the mixing environment of the host device
  • Discrete ins/outs - there´s no channel sharing in the MOTU 8 PRE ; the mic inputs, ADAT optical I/O, headphone out and main outs are all handled as separate channels
  • CueMix DSP near-zero monitoring system
  • Front-panel metering - five-segement meters for all analog inputs, plus status lights for clock and interface/expander mode. Sample-accurate MIDI
  • Expandable - add additional MOTU 8PRE, UltraLite, 828, 828mkII, 896, 896HD or Traveler FireWire interfaces for additional I/O. Or connect the MOTU 8 PRE optically to any audio interface or mixer that supports ADAT optical I/O
  • Separate TRS main outs and front-panel headphone jack, each with independent volume control
  • SMPTE time code sync via any analog input
  • SMPTE time code generation to any analog output
  • Includes drivers for Mac & PC, including ASIO, WDM, Wave, GSIF, Core Audio, and Core MIDI. Supports all popular Macintosh and PC audio software
  • 100% compatible with all host-based effects processing in today´s popular audio programs
  • Includes AudioDesk full-featured sample-accurate workstation software for Mac with recording, editing, mixing, real-time 32-bit effects processing & sample-accurate sync
  • Two FireWire ports - daisy-chain up to four units on a single FireWire bus without a hub
  • Plug-and-play operation with your Mac or PC via FireWire
  • MOTU 8 PRE System Requirements for PC are Windows XP, Available Firewire port and Audio software the supports WDM/ASIO/Core Audio drivers
  • MOTU 8 PRE System Requirements for Mac OS X 10.3 or higher; Available Firewire port and Audio software the supports WDM/ASIO/Core Audio drivers
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