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M-Audio MobilePre v2 USB Audio Interface

Plug this USB-powered interface into your computer for tracking direct, high-quality guitar, bass, keyboard and vocal audio. (7) Read 2 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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Product Description

The M-Audio MobilePre turns your Mac or PC computer into a powerful music recording and production studio. Building on the success of the bestselling MobilePre USB, this next-generation audio interface makes it easy to record guitar, vocals, keyboard, and more with pristine sound quality. The included, easy-to-use Pro Tools SE music creation software is based on the same powerful Pro Tools application used in studios around the world, delivering pro recording features, effects, virtual instruments, and more to polish your music. MobilePre also provides the broadest software compatibility in its class--from Pro Tools M-Powered 8 to GarageBand, Logic, Live, Record, and more.

Features

- 24-bit, 48 kHz audio gives you better-than-CD-quality sound
- Two XLR/TS combo jacks and two line inputs allow you to record two microphones, instruments, or line-level sources at once
- Four top-panel knobs for adjusting input/output levels and headphone volume
- 48V phantom power power for each XLR input
- Includes easy to use Pro Tools SE software so you can make music with the same platform used by top professionals

The best just got better

The next-generation MobilePre delivers even more pro features than the bestselling original, so you can record a wider variety of sources with higher audio quality. Connect guitars, microphones, keyboards, drum machines, synths, and other devices, and simultaneously record two sources with 24-bit/48 kHz (better-than-CD) sound. Thanks to the ergonomic design, you can control input gain and volume with convenient top-panel knobs, and monitor your recording without latency at the press of a button.

Record your guitar

Want to record guitar with your computer? What about bass or keyboards? MobilePre is the answer. Simply connect it via USB to your PC or Mac, plug in your instruments, and you're good to go. You can also use the included Pro Tools SE recording software and effects to layer tracks with your instruments and create professional-sounding mixes.

Make music like the pros

The included Pro Tools SE music recording and creation software delivers many of the same powerful features that studio professionals use to create Grammy award-winning albums, Emmy award-winning television shows, and Academy Award-winning films. This easy-to-use software lets you create music with up to 24 tracks, and also includes a huge loop library and over 100 virtual instruments to build out your mixes. Add EQ, reverb, and other built-in effects to make your music sound professionally produced.

Record vocals and acoustic instruments

MobilePre features switchable +48V phantom power, so you can connect a studio-grade condenser (powered) microphone like the M-Audio Nova for pro-quality recordings. The interface's two-input, two-output design lets you record a vocal mic and another instrument simultaneously, so you can capture song ideas or collaborate with other musicians.

Monitor without distracting latency

All digital audio recording systems introduce a small delay between the instrument input and the output coming from the computer. This "latency" can be distracting enough to cause pitch and timing errors when you're recording. MobilePre solves this latency problem with a direct monitor button, which lets you hear your instruments directly through the interface before they go into the computer.

Universal compatibility

If you want even more tracks, effects, virtual instruments, and loops, MobilePre is compatible with Pro Tools M-Powered software the same recording platform used by studio professionals around the world. You can also use MobilePre with GarageBand, Logic, Live, Record, and virtually every other popular music application.

zZounds is an authorized dealer of M-Audio products.

System Requirements


Compatibility:
- ASIO 2
- WDM

Mac OS X Core Audio

PC
MobilePre (hardware only):
- Windows XP (SP3)*, Windows Vista 32/64, or Windows 7 32/64
- Pentium 4 2.0 GHz
- 1 GB RAM
- Native USB port

Pro Tools SE software:
- 1.8 GHz multi-core processor (Intel or AMD)
- 5400 RPM drive
- Windows XP Home (SP3 or greater), Windows XP Pro (SP3 or greater), Windows 7 Home Premium, - - Windows 7 Professional, or Windows 7 Ultimate
- 2 GB RAM for Windows 7 64-bit; 1 GB RAM for XP or Windows 7 32-bit
- Adobe Flash Player 10

*Home and Professional Edition only. Windows Media Center Edition is not supported.
NOTE: Other supported audio applications may have higher minimum system requirements.

Mac
MobilePre (hardware only):
- Mac OS X 10.5.8 or greater, or 10.6.3 or greater
- G5 processor
- 1 GB RAM
- Native USB port

Pro Tools SE software:
- 1.8 GHz multi-core processor (Intel)
- 5400 RPM drive
- 1 GB RAM

Mac OS X 10.5.8 or greater, or 10.6.1 or greater

Adobe Flash Player 10
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 401-658-5765
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"Amazing"
Overall: I bought this to setup a small VO studio, but I use it more as an outboard dac from my pc to high end stereo. Best sound I've had out of stereo now maybe ever.
Style of Music: all
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