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Avid Pro Tools + Mbox Pro (3rd Gen)  

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

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Award-winning music production platform and a studio-grade quality audio interface.

Capture and create using the highest audio standards with Pro Tools + Mbox Pro, a powerful hardware/software bundle that gives you the best of both worlds”one of the most advanced and trusted music creation and audio production software on the planet, and a professional-grade, desktop hardware interface that consistently delivers some of the best in its class of sound quality and performance.

With Pro Tools + Mbox Pro, you get everything you need to create music and audio on your Mac or PC”all in one affordable bundle that offers incredible value. And youll always sound amazing, because the same team who created Avids top-of-the-line Pro Tools HD Series interfaces designed Mbox Pro, giving 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 Pro, featuring professional-grade converters, advanced recording technology, and a premium analog signal path. Because Mbox Pro tightly integrates with Pro Tools, you have a system thats fast enough to keep up with your creativity. And with Avid's stringent testing standards, youre assured of rock-solid performance in even the most demanding environments.

All the ins and outs you need”and more
Because you can work with up to eight inputs and eight outputs simultaneously, Mbox Pro is ideal for recording yourself and a small band or ensemble. Connect mics, instruments, line-level equipment, MIDI gear, and digital devices to the wide array of analog and digital I/O. You can also add your favorite outboard signal processors to your mixes using the four insert jacks, attach a footswitch to control punch ins/outs, and maintain perfect sync with other digital devices through Word Clock I/O.

Work the way you want
Get the flexibility to work in more ways than ever. Use Pro Tools with Mbox Pro for maximum speed and creativity”and get total session compatibility with Pro Tools studios worldwide. Or unleash your studio and use Pro Tools standalone for complete on-the-go creation. Whats more, you can even use Mbox Pro with other Core Audio- and ASIO-compatible software such as Logic, Live, Record, Reason, Fruity Loops, Cubase, Nuendo, Sonar, and more.

Create effortlessly with extras
Mbox Pro comes packed with advanced features, making it even easier to get great results. Instantly perform Pro Tools commands right from the interface”like tap session tempo, start/stop record, and create a new track”with the customizable multi-function button. 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 our Pro Tools HD Series interfaces. And set up more pleasing cue mixes with reverb using the onboard DSP.

Double your tracks and more with an option
Boost your power to tackle even larger, more complex music and post-production projects, mix in surround sound*, and work more easily with video with the Complete Production Toolkit 2, a software expansion option for Pro Tools 9. If you work in a Pro Tools|HD-equipped studio, this option gives you the ability to work on your HD projects at home or on the go”without losing session information. (Complete Production Toolkit sold separately)

Youre eligible to receive a free upgrade to Pro Tools 11 if you purchased and registered this product (bundled with Pro Tools 9) on or after October 1, 2011 (register your purchase). If you qualify, youll receive an email with instructions on how to get your free upgrade.

* Mixing surround sound requires Complete Production Toolkit 2, a software option for Pro Tools.

High-resolution audio quality and performance
Hardware that' optimized for Pro Tools
Accelerate your creativity with Pro Tools software
Atudio-quality audio resolutions up to 24-bit, 192 kHz
Advanced workflows, including Automatic Delay Compensation
Flexible workflow with hardware and software together or individually
Connect mics, instruments, monitors, and more
Work with your favorite outboard effects and monitor 5.1 surround*
Get everything you need in one tightly integrated solution”all at a great price

Open yourself to the possibilities of the next generation of Pro Tools with this Mbox Pro combo. Order now!


Pro Tools + Mbox Pro (3rd Gen) Specifications:

System Requirements
Mac (see detailed qualifications)
Avid-qualified Intel-based Mac running Mac OS X 10.6.8 or higher (32- or 64-bit)
2 GB RAM (4 GB or more recommended)
15 GB free hard disk space for Pro Tools installation
One available FireWire port for Mbox Pro connection
One available USB ports for iLok connections
iLok USB Smart Key (included, for software authorization)

PC (see detailed qualifications)
Avid-qualified PC running Windows 7 Home Premium, Professional, or Ultimate (32- or 64-bit) - Service Pack 1
2 GB RAM (4 GB or more recommended)
15 GB free hard disk space for Pro Tools installation
One available FireWire port for Mbox Pro connection
One available USB ports for iLok connections
iLok USB Smart Key (included, for software authorization)

Interface: Works with ASIO, Core Audio, WDM, MME, and multi-client drivers.
Plug-ins: Supports RTAS (Real-Time AudioSuite) and AudioSuite plug-ins.

What' Included
Mbox Pro interface
Pro Tools software DVD-ROMs (includes installers for all software, plus electronic user guides)
FireWire cable
Power supply
iLok USB Smart Key
Pro Tools guides
Mbox Pro quick setup guide
Registration cards
review resources