PreSonus StudioLive 32.4.2 AI 32-channel Digital Mixer with Active IntegrationProduct #H93676 PreSonus H93676 YJC Digital Mixers https://www.esnapw.com/rses/ESnapServlet?MerchantNumberSent=63655
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With its incredible signal-processing power on every channel, easy store and recall of every setting, and the ability to record it all with just two mouse clicks, a StudioLive mixer will spoil you fast! Easier to use, better sounding, and flawlessly integrated with state-of-the-art software, it delivers the most creative environment possible for both live performance and studio music production. The 32-channel, 14-aux PreSonusÂ® StudioLiveâ¢ 32.4.2AI starts with all the strengths of previous StudioLive modelsâand then pushes the technology to the next level.
StudioLive 32.4.2AI is built with next-generation Active Integration technology that adds unprecedented power for mixing consoles in this price class. So while the 32.4.2AI looks and feels much like its non-AI counterparts it has with far more computing power, which makes possible some very useful new features.
For starters, you get twice as many internal effects buses and 31-band graphic EQs. Weâve added six mute groups and user-assignable Quick Scene buttons. Youâll love the ability to create two complete sets of EQ and dynamics settings for a channel or bus and then make quick A/B comparisons at the touch of a button.
A built-in 48x34 FireWire S800 interface is standard equipment but Thunderbolt and Ethernet (Dante) cards are expected by the end of 2013. A dedicated USB 2 port and included Wi-Fi LAN adapter lets you control the mixer wirelesslyâeven without a MacÂ® or WindowsÂ® PC.
Of course, you get the latest version of our tightly integrated software bundle, including updated Captureâ¢ 2.0 recording software, Studio One ArtistÂ® DAW, and Virtual StudioLive-AI editor/librarian/control software with Smaart Measurement Technologyâ¢. StudioLive Remote-AI for iPadÂ® and QMixâ¢-AI for iPhoneÂ®/iPodÂ® touch will both be available free from the Apple App Store.
The deeper you dig into the StudioLive 32.4.2AIâs capabilities, the more you will realize that the future of digital mixing starts here and now.
Products that sense each other, interact and work together via wireless and wired communication, feature 32-bit floating-point DSP and seamlessly integrated software, and run on powerful CPUs is the coming wave of live audio. PreSonus has realized this dream with its new Active Integration technology. Thanks to Active Integration, the StudioLive 32.4.2AI mixer has 64 times the processing power and an incredible 10,000 times more RAM than the StudioLive 24.4.2.
A quick look at the StudioLive 32.4.2AI reveals a now-familiar, user-friendly mixing surface. It sports 100 mm faders for the 32 channels, 4 subgroups, and main bus. As with all StudioLive mixers, convenient knobs and buttons abound, and all core mixing features are immediately accessible from the mixing surface, without using the LCD, providing an intuitive, analog-like user experience.
The unique Fat Channel section delivers a compressor, limiter, gate/expander, and four-band fully parametric EQ on every channel, bus, and subgroup, plus a high-pass filter and polarity invert for each channelânot to mention routing, panning, and Scene and setting store and recall.
Select buttons assign the channels, buses, and subgroups to the Fat Channel for processing and routing. Thereâs a Talkback section, Cue section, and extensive metering.
And of course you get aux busesâ14 of themâand 32-bit floating-point stereo reverb and delay on dedicated busesâtwo of each.
View the rear, and youâll see a familiar StudioLive jackfield, with XLR mic and Â¼â inputs and TRS insert points on every channel, along with a wealth of other inputs and outputs. A pair of FireWire portsâFireWire S800, rather than the FireWire 400 ports found on the StudioLive 24.4.2, 16.4.2, and 16.0.2âprovides wired networking to a Mac or PC, with options for Thunderbolt and Ethernet (Dante). Stereo S/PDIF digital outputsâcheck! Analog direct channel outputs on DB25 connectorsâcheck! Obviously, flexible connectivity is no problem.
The audio quality, as always with PreSonus, is first rate. Like all StudioLive models, StudioLive 32.4.2 offers PreSonusâ widely lauded Class A XMAXâ¢ mic preamps and top-notch converters with 118 dB of dynamic range. Reviewers have raved about the high quality of StudioLive mixersâ dynamics processing, EQ, high-pass filters, and effects. The only difference with the StudioLive 32.4.2 is that PreSonus has given you even more of them.
The 32.4.2AI is a StudioLive, but itâs a major step beyond previous StudioLive mixers.