Focusrite Scarlett OctoPre 8-Channel Mic Preamp

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  • Focusrite Scarlett OctoPre 8-Channel Mic Preamp

    Scarlett OctoPre gives you eight additional inputs. It's the ideal way to expand your Scarlett - or any other interface with an ADAT input. Scarlett OctoPre features eight 2nd Generation Scarlett mic inputs - balanced line inputs too - all running through Focusrite precision 24-bit conversion at up to 192 kHz resolution with 109dB dynamic range. Two high-headroom instrument inputs will handle high output guitar pickups and are right there on the front panel for easy access.

    With high-headroom inputs and a pad on every channel, Scarlett OctoPre is ideal for tracking drums as well guitars, keyboards, vocals - and more. Eight balanced line outputs, sourced directly from the inputs allow Scarlett OctoPre to be used in a live situation whilst capturing the recording via the digital ADAT output. ADAT is a simple and easy way of expanding your analogue inputs. ADAT uses inexpensive "light-pipe" optical cables to carry up to eight channels of audio. Just connect the ADAT output on the OctoPre to the ADAT input on your interface, set your sample rate and clock source and you're ready to go. ADAT input is available on many Focusrite and third-party interfaces. Sometimes you just need to see how adding new equipment to your setup is going to work. Find out just how easy it is to get the benefits of Scarlett OctoPre, along with some example setup examples and diagrams here.

    Focusrite Scarlett OctoPre 8-Channel Mic Preamp Features:

    Microphone Inputs

    • Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz +0.5/-1.5dB
    • Dynamic Range: 109 dB (A-Weighted)
    • THD+N: <0.001%
    • Noise EIN: -127 dBu
    • Maximum input level (without pad): +8 dBu
    • Maximum input level (with pad): +16 dBu
    • Gain Range: 50 dB
    • Input Impedance: 3 kΩ

    Line Inputs

    • Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz +0.5/-1.5dB
    • Dynamic Range: 109 dB (A-Weighted)
    • THD+N: <0.002%
    • Maximum input level: +22 dBu
    • Gain Range: 50 dB
    • Input Impedance: 49 kΩ

    Instrument Inputs

    • Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz +0.5/-1.5dB
    • Dynamic Range: 108 dB (A-Weighted)
    • THD+N: <0.01%
    • Maximum input level: +13 dBu
    • Gain Range: 50 dB
    • Input Impedance: 1 MΩ

    Line Outputs

    • Maximum Output Level (0 dBFS): +16dBu @ 0dBFS, or >21dBu where ADAT output is not used
    • THD+N: <0.001%
    • Ouput Impedance: 136 Ω (Balanced)
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