MOTU Ultralite MK4
The MOTU Ultralite MK4 is a premium USB Audio Interface that’s designed for both the studio and on the road. Expanding on the successful MK3 version, the Ultralite gives you 18 inputs and 22 outputs; all packed into a class-compliant, and high-speed USB 2.0 interface. Monitor your inputs and outputs from the Ultralite itself. While the web-controlled app allows you to control signal routing, tweak levels, and apply onboard effects; using a laptop, iOS device, or smartphone through WiFi. Meaning that in live scenarios, you can use the UltraLite MK4 as a standalone digital mixer.
Use your Ultralite MK4 in conjunction with your favourite DAW, and record audio at up to 192 kHz/24-bit. Utilize the two combination-XLR 1/4″ jacks, as well as the six 1/4″ jacks on the back panel. Patch in your outboard gear by using the eight output jacks, while the two main 1/4″ outputs and headphone jack gives you all the monitoring capabilities you need.
Additionally, an optical I/O section allows you to connect eight channels of compatible inputs and outputs, a pair of S/PDIF connections for digital I/Os, and MIDI via two 5-pin DIN jacks.
Not only does the Ultralite MK4 come built-in with 32 DSP effect, but the audio interface also ships with AudioDesk. A Digital Audio Workstation for both Mac and Windows that provides 24-bit recording; sample-accurate editing; and the ability to mix and master your tracks. Furthermore, the Ultralite is class-compliant, meaning you won’t need any drivers for it to work, and you can record audio at extremely low latency!
Overall, the MOTU Ultralite MK4 USB Audio Interface is a perfect choice. Offering a massive amount of inputs and outputs, and the portability and ruggedness to take it anywhere!