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Avid Mbox - 3rd Gen  

Product #H73298

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This product has been discontinued but may be available as a Open Box item.

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Premium, high-performance, 4x4 audio interface for Mac and Windows.

The Mbox is designed by the same engineering team behind Avids top-of-the-line Pro Tools|HD systems. That means you get the exceptional audio quality and ease of use enjoyed by commercial studios in the comfort of your own home, project studio, or wherever inspiration takes you.

Sound amazing with Mbox
Record, edit, and mix performances”with stunning sound quality”using the professional-grade Mbox audio interface. Easily connect mics, instruments, monitors, and other analog, digital, and/or MIDI gear with your computer to capture and create studio-quality productions.

Just pair Mbox with your favorite audio recording or music creation software such as Pro Tools, Logic, Live, Fruity Loops, Cubase, and more. No matter what you choose, youll always sound amazing, as Mbox gives you the sonic clarity of interfaces costing much more.

Pristine quality, powerful performance
Get best-in-class audio quality, exceptional performance, and the lowest possible latency in everything you do with Mbox, featuring professional-grade converters, advanced recording technology, and a premium analog signal path. And with Avids stringent testing standards, youre assured of rock-solid performance in even the most demanding environments.

Work the way you want
Get the flexibility to work in more ways than ever. Use Mbox with Pro Tools (not included) for maximum speed, ease, and additional functionality (such as the Pro Tools multi-function button)”and get total session compatibility with Pro Tools studios worldwide. Or get superior performance when you use Mbox with any Core Audio- or ASIO-compatible software, such as Logic, Live, Record, Reason, Digital Performer, Fruity Loops, Cubase, Nuendo, Sonar, and more.

Create effortlessly with extras
Mbox comes packed with advanced features, making it even easier to get great results. Tune your guitar, bass, and other instruments using the integrated guitar tuner. Prevent distortion when tracking louder sources using the same professional-grade soft-clip limiter found in Avids Pro Tools HD Series interfaces. And set up more pleasing cue mixes with reverb using the onboard DSP.

  • Get best-in-class sound quality and performance with professional-grade circuitry and premium audio conversion
  • Capture and mix studio-quality sessions, with up to 24-bit/96kHz audio resolution
  • 4 x 4 simultaneous channels of I/O
  • Two XLR mic/line combo inputs with professional-grade mic preamps and 48V phantom power
  • Two 1/4" DI inputs on front panel for easy access
  • Two balanced 1/4" monitor outputs
  • One 1/4" stereo headphone output with volume control
  • Stereo S/PDIF digital I/O
  • One MIDI input, one MIDI output
  • Monitor control section with Mono and Dim controls
  • Dedicated monitor volume knob
  • Use Mbox with your favorite recording/music creation software, including Pro Tools, Logic, Live, Cubase, and more
  • Track hotter signals without clipping with the soft-clip limiter
  • Ensure your instruments are in tune with the built-in guitar tuner
  • Set up flexible cue mixing and reverb effects with the onboard DSP
  • Create anywhere you go with bus-powered USB 2.0 connectivity

Get best-in-class audio quality, exceptional performance, and the lowest possible latency in everything you do with Mbox. Order today!


Mbox - 3rd Gen Specifications:

Line Inputs (Balanced):
  • Freq Response: 20Hz-20kHz +/-0.1dB
  • Dynamic Range (A-wt): 110dB
  • SNR (A-wt): -110dB
  • THD+N: 1kHz, -1 dBFS: 100dB
  • Crosstalk at 1kHz: -120dB
  • Maximum Input Level: +4.2dBu
  • Input Impedance: 10k (20k) ohm
Mic Inputs (Balanced) Min Gain, No Pad:
  • Freq Response: 20 Hz - 20 kHz +/-0.1dB
  • Dynamic Range (A-wt): 110dB
  • SNR (A-wt): -110 dB
  • THD+N, 1kHz, -1 dBFS: 100dB
  • EIN Unwtd, 54 dB gain, 150 R: -128dB
  • Crosstalk at 1kHz: -120 dB
  • Max Input Level (No Pad): +4.2dBu
  • Max Input Level (With Pad): +24.2dBu
  • Input Impedance: 2.2k ohm (4.4k ohm)
  • Gain Range: 54dB (74 dB with Pad)
  • Pad in dB: -20dB
Inst Inputs (Unbalanced) Min Gain, No Pad:
  • Freq Response: 20Hz-20kHz +/-0.1dB
  • Dynamic Range (A-wt): 109dB
  • SNR (A-wt): -109dB
  • THD+N, 1 kHz, -1dBFS: -98dB
  • Crosstalk at 1Hzk: -120dB
  • Max Input Level: +16dBV
  • Input Impedance: 1M ohm
  • Gain Range: 54dB (74 dB with Pad)
  • Pad in dB: -20dB
Line Outputs (Balanced) Max Level:
  • Freq Response: 20Hz-20kHz +/-0.1 dB
  • Dynamic Range (A-wt): 109dB
  • SNR (A-wt): -109dB
  • THD+N, 1kHz, -1dBFS: -102dB
  • Crosstalk at 1kHz: -110dB
  • Maximum Output Level: +10.2dBu
Headphone Outputs Max Level, 32 R:
  • Freq Response: 20Hz-20kHz +/-0.2dB
  • Power into Ohms: 20mW into 32 R
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