Audient mic pres and Burr Brown converters onboard. Sweetwater is an Authorized Audient Dealer. Audient ASP800 8-channel Microphone Preamp.
8-channel Microphone Preamplifier and ADC with 2 Retro Channels, 2 Discrete JFET DIs, and HMX & IRON Enhancement Circuitry. Want to drastically improve the sonic quality of your recordings? The ASP800 features eight of Audient's acclaimed Class A console mic preamps - and believe us - they sound amazing. For the best possible conversion, you also get integral ADC with the highest grade converters from Burr Brown, a leader in converter technology.
The result is stunningly transparent sound, with just a taste of coloration. It's the ideal prescription to cure lackluster studio sound.
Two Retro Channels for instant vintage vibe. Now, about the aforementioned coloration. Audient is famous for their ultra-clean mic pres - but that doesn't mean they don't appreciate the allure of added color. Whether enhancing a bass with a taste of growl or sparkling up a lead vocal, ASP800's cutting-edge harmonic generation circuitry is just what you need.Retro Channels One and Two each feature Audient's proprietary variable harmonic Colour controls, HMX and IRON. Serving up sonics reminiscent of 1960s tube designs and the coveted pastache of transformer-juiced'70s British consoles, HMX and Iron will add a whole new glorious dimension to your audio. HMX MOSFET drive - sweet, fat, and punchy. Sweetwater engineers love the sound of tubes and if you're with us on this, you're going to dig Audient's HMX - the ASP800's custom harmonic distortion control.
Harkening back to vintage tube preamp designs from the 1960s, HMX delivers a sweet, fat sound that's works wonders on everything from electric guitars to bass synths to drums. HMX's discrete MOSFET technology produces asymmetrical harmonic distortion that gives you the option of adding body and lushness to the ASP800's pristine mic preamp, DI, or line input. Audient ASP800 8-ch Mic Preamp Features. Eight world-Class Audient Console mic preamps. Two Retro Channels with Dual Stage COLOUR Saturation Controls - HMX & IRON.
Two Discrete JFET instrument inputs. Pristine 118-dB Burr-Brown A-D converters. 8 x XLR-1/4" combo, 2 x 1/4" (Hi-Z).
1 x Optical Toslink (ADAT/SMUX). More than 30 years in business. Free tech support from audio experts. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Pro Audio Equipment\Preamps & Channel Strips".The seller is "sweetwatersound" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Aruba, Antigua and Barbuda, Panama, Cayman Islands, Grenada, Haiti, Bahamas, Guatemala, Anguilla, El Salvador, Dominican Republic, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Belize, Montserrat, Saint Lucia, Turks and Caicos Islands, Costa Rica, Trinidad and Tobago, Nicaragua, Jamaica, Honduras.