***Pre Order*** M-Audio Air 192|14 - 8 in / 4 out USB Audio MIDI Interface

$299.00
AIR192X14
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AIR192X14
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Product description

 ***Pre Order***

 

Conquer any recording session with professional studio quality and features!

The M-Audio AIR 192|14 is an 8-in 4-out feature-packed USB audio/MIDI interface that provides all of the connections and software you need to easily create professional 24-bit/192kHz studio-quality recordings. The AIR 192|14 features (4) XLR+¼” TRS combo inputs, (2) ¼” line inputs and (2) ¼” instrument inputs that have a specially designed gain and impedance stage to provide the most accurate representation of your guitar or bass when plugged directly into the interface. There is also MIDI input and output connections so you can connect any external midi gear that you may have such as external sequencers, drum machines and controllers.

We've included software to match your style!

The AIR 192|14 comes complete with a software package that has everything to get you started making professional recordings right out of the box. With 2 powerful DAWs to suit your production needs, AIR 192|14 includes Pro Tools | First M-Audio Edition, and Ableton Live Lite. This amazing audio and MIDI recording software will inspire you to create, record and share your ideas across the world at any time.

We’ve also added an entire Effects Plugin, Virtual Instruments and Loop package to cater to all your production needs. Whether you need a guitar tone, reverb, or delay we’ve got your effects needs covered with Eleven Lite, 20 effect plugins and AIR’s Creative FX Collection Plus. With the included AIR Virtual Instrument plugins, you’ll have a virtual drummer, drum machine, synth, strings, percussion, organ and piano plugins to add world-class-sounding instruments to your songs with ease.

 
 
Hear the Performance Now—Not a Second Later

When recording, you want to focus on capturing that perfect moment, and getting the best performance out of your artist and talent. You don’t want to be bogged down by “clicks,” “pops” or latency. The AIR 192|14 not only features a high-speed USB connection for providing the lowest round trip latency (2.59ms*) between your machine and your hardware, but it also features monitor mix control for listening directly to the source inputs, providing you with zero-latency technology.

Connect Anything and Everything

The AIR 192|14 features 8 inputs for simultaneously recording up to 8 channels at once to meet all your studio’s recording needs. The (4) dedicated XLR/TRS Mic/Line combo inputs with Crystal Preamps™ and phantom power are perfect for recording a vocals, mic’ing up an acoustic guitar, vintage guitar or bass amp or the core elements of a drum kit. The (2) ¼” dedicated Instrument inputs use specially designed to provide the cleanest signal from your guitar, bass or keyboard, while the (2) ¼” dedicated Line inputs provide a pure uncolored signal for connecting a tube preamp, keyboard, synth or mixer, and MIDI input and output for connecting any of your boutique synth gear.

Mix, Monitor and Provide

At the center of the AIR 192|14 is a large metal monitor volume knob with inlayed rubberized diamond textured comfort grip 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. The (2) ¼” headphone outputs have independent volume controls, and source select switches let you create mixes to suit your and your artist’s needs. In addition to the (2) ¼” rear panel monitor outputs, the AIR 192|14 offers an additional (2) ¼” outputs for connecting outboard gear.

Crystal™ Preamps, Pristine A/D Converters and Premium Components

Our engineers designed the Crystal Preamps to provide engineers, producers and musicians with a transparent, low-noise preamp that guarantees the best sound from your microphones and captures your performance exactly the way you intended. The AIR 192|14 incorporates pristine A/D converters to provide 24-bit resolution digital audio for explosive dynamic range that captures every nuance and subtlety of your performance.

 
Segmented VU Meters for Dialing in Your Best Signal

When capturing a performance, you want to get the best levels possible. With the AIR 192|14’s segmented input VU LEDs (-20db through 0dB), 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.

Key Features

  • 24-bit/192kHz resolution for professional recording and monitoring
  • Hi-Speed USB circuitry for fastest connection, with class-leading round-trip latency of 2.59ms*
  • Transparent Crystal™ preamps and ultra-pristine A/D converters for unsurpassed audio recording quality
  • VU LED meters for dialing in the perfect level
  • (4) XLR+¼" TRS combo inputs, (2) ¼” instrument inputs and (2) ¼” line inputs
  • MIDI input/output for connecting virtually any external MIDI gear
  • Stereo ¼” with direct mono/stereo switch; (2) ¼” assignable auxiliary outs
  • (2) ¼” headphone outputs with independent source and level controls
  • Rugged metal chassis; large central control for easy volume adjustment
  • USB/Direct knob for balancing between the input signal and the computer signal
  • *Round trip latency is dependent on buffer settings, and computer hardware

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What’s In The Box

  • AIR 192|14
  • USB-C-to-USB-C Cable
  • USB-C-to-USB-A Cable
  • (2) 1/8" (3.5 mm) to MIDI Adapters
  • Software Download Cards
  • User Guide
  • Safety and Warranty Manual

Specifications

Minimum System Requirements

Standard USB 2.0 or USB-C Port

Windows: 7 (32 or 64 bit)

OSX: 10.8

Consult M-Audio.com/support for current software system requirements

Mic Inputs 1-4 (balanced XLR)
FREQUENCY RESPONSE 20 Hz – 20 kHz (+/-0.2 dB)
DYNAMIC RANGE 113 dB (A-weighted)
THD+N 0.003%
PREAMP EIN -137 dBu (40 Ω source, A-weighted) -129 dBu (150 Ω source, unweighted)
MAX INPUT LEVEL +14 dBu
GAIN RANGE 62 dB
Line Inputs 1-4 (balanced 1/4" [6.35 mm] TRS)
FREQUENCY RESPONSE 20 Hz – 20 kHz (+/-0.1 dB)
DYNAMIC RANGE 113 dB (A-weighted)
THD+N 0.001% (1 kHz, +4 dBu, -1 dBFS)
MAX INPUT LEVEL +30 dBu
GAIN RANGE 61 dB
Inst Inputs 5-6 (unbalanced 1/4" [6.35 mm] TS)
FREQUENCY RESPONSE 20 Hz – 20 kHz (+/-0.1 dB)
DYNAMIC RANGE 110 dB (A-weighted)
THD+N 0.001% (1 kHz, +4 dBu, -1 dBFS)
MAX INPUT LEVEL +16 dBu
INPUT IMPEDANCE ~1 MΩ
GAIN RANGE 59 dB
Fixed Line Inputs 7–8 (balanced 1/4" TRS)
DYNAMIC RANGE 113 dB (A-weighted)
THD+N 0.001% (1 kHz, +4 dBu, -1 dBFS)
FREQUENCY RESPONSE 20 Hz – 20 kHz (+/-0.1 dB)
MAX INPUT LEVEL +17 dBu
Line Outputs 1–2 (balanced 1/4" TRS)
DYNAMIC RANGE 112 dB (A-weighted)
THD+N 0.002% (1 kHz, -1 dBFS)
FREQUENCY RESPONSE 20 Hz – 20 kHz (+/-0.2 dB)
MAXIMUM OUTPUT LEVEL +17 dBu
Fixed Line Outputs 3–4 (balanced 1/4" TRS)
DYNAMIC RANGE 113 dB (A-weighted)
THD+N 0.002% (1 kHz, -1 dBFS)
FREQUENCY RESPONSE 20 Hz – 20 kHz (+/-0.2 dB)
MAXIMUM OUTPUT LEVEL +17 dBu
Headphone Outputs (stereo 1/4")
DYNAMIC RANGE 111 dB (A-weighted, 32 Ω load)
THD+N 0.002% (1 kHz, -1 dBFS, 10 mW/channel into 32 Ω load)
FREQUENCY RESPONSE 20 Hz – 20 kHz (+/-0.2 dB)
MAXIMUM POWER DELIVERED 160mW (<1% THD, 32 Ω load)
MAXIMUM OUTPUT LEVEL +15 dBu (unloaded)
IMPEDANCE RANGE 32 Ω – 600 Ω
General
OTHER CONNECTORS (1) 1/8” (3.5 mm) MIDI input
(1) 1/8” (3.5 mm) MIDI output
(1) USB Type-C port
(1) Power adapter input
POWER ADAPTER 12 VAC, 2 A, center-positive (included)
DIMENSIONS (WIDTH X DEPTH X HEIGHT) 10.2" x 7.3" x 3.6" (25.9 x 18.6 x 9.1 cm)
WEIGHT 3.9 lbs. 1.8 kg

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