M-Audio AIR 192|14
The M-Audio AIR 192|14 gives you an 8-in 4-out, feature-packed USB audio/MIDI interface that offers everything you need to produce high-quality, 24-bit/192kHz recordings. Sporting (4) XLR+¼” TRS combo inputs, (2) ¼” line inputs and (2) ¼” instrument inputs; the AIR 192|14 also features a specially designed gain and impedance stage. So you’ll get the most accurate representation of your guitar or bass when its plugged straight into the interface. You’ll also find MIDI input and output connections so you can easily connect your external MIDI gear; such as your sequencers, drum machines, and MIDI controllers.
Packed with software
What’s more, the AIR 192|14 comes complete with a software package that has everything you need to start recording. Giving you access to 2 powerful DAWs that are sure to suit all your production needs including Pro Tools First & Ableton Live Lite. Allowing you to create, record, and share your ideas at your fingertips.
On top of that, the AIR 192|14 comes complete with an entire Effects Plugin, Virtual Instruments, and Loop package. So whether you’re looking for that perfect guitar tone, reverb, or delay, you’ll find everything you need. All thanks to Eleven Lite, 20 effects plugins, and AIR’s Creative FX Collection Plus.
Another amazing feature on the AIR 192|14 is its zero latency performance. Featuring a high-speed USB connection, you’ll enjoy the lowest round trip latency (2.59ms) between your machine and hardware. While mix control allows you to listen directly to your source inputs with zero-latency.
AIR 192|14 – Heaps of I/O
Thanks to the AIR 192|14 and its 8 inputs, you’ll have no worries recording up to 8 channels at once. MIDI I/O works perfectly for your boutique synth gear. While the 4 dedicated XLR/TRS combo inputs with Crystal Preamps and phantom power are the perfect solution for recording vocals. Then, the dedicated instrument inputs use specially designed technology for giving you the cleanest signal from your guitar, bass, or keyboard. Finally, the 2 dedicated 1/4″ line inputs will give you pure uncoloured signal when connecting your preamps, keyboards, synth, or mixers.
Mix and Monitor
Additionally, at the center of the AIR 192|14 you’ll find a large metal monitor volume knob with a comfortable grip. So it’s perfect for dialing 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. While the 2 1/4″ headphone outputs feature independent volume controls and source select switches. Allowing you to create mixes that will suit both yours and your artists needs. There’s also an additional 2 1/4″ outputs for connecting your outboard gear.
Crystal™ Preamps, Pristine A/D Converters and Premium Components
Designed by experienced Focusrite engineers, the Crystal Preamps on the AIR 192|14 provide engineers, producers, and musicians with a transparent, low-noise preamp. Guaranteeing the best sound from your microphones while capturing your performance exactly as you intended. Incorporating pristine A/D converters that give you 24-bit resolution audio for explosive dynamic range.
Segmented VU Meters
Finally, the AIR 192|14’s segmented input VU LEDs (-20db through 0dB) means you can dial in the perfect gain setting every time. So there’s no more guessing how close or far away you are from optimizing your signal.