Tascam US-16x08 USB Audio Interface

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16-input audio interface with 8 Ultra-HDDA mic preamps.

The TASCAM US-16x08 captures 16 mic and line inputs to your computer with clear sound quality and advanced features to manage big sessions. Eight Ultra-HDDA microphone preamps deliver the cleanest and quietest operation in their class while delivering up to 57dB of gain. An additional eight line inputs are provided, two of them switchable to instrument level for direct guitar or bass recording. Eight balanced line outputs are also available, two with a level control on the front panel for monitoring.

Built into the US-16x08 is a DSP Mixer for low-latency digital mixing. Each channel has four-band EQ, compression, and a reverb send for polished-sounding monitor mixes. In addition to interface mode, the US-16x08 can be used stand alone as a standalone mic preamp. Mac and Windows drivers are provided, as well as USB Audio Compliance 2.0 drivers for iOS compatibility. MIDI input and output are also available on the rear panel. Whether using the ergonomically-designed angled desktop stand or mounting with the included rack ears, the US-16x08 includes enough I/O for almost any music recording application.

  • 16 mic and line inputs
  • Eight Ultra-HDDA mic preamps
  • Eight balanced line outputs
  • Built-in DSP mixer for low-latency mixing
  • Supports both Mac and Windows

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US-16x08 USB Audio Interface Specifications:

  • Audio Quality
    Max bit depth: 24-bit
    Max sampling rate: 96 kHz
    Frequency response: 20Hz – 20kHz

    Total inputs: 16
    Analog inputs: 16
    Digital inputs: 0
    Mic preamps: 8
    XLR/TRS combo jacks: 0
    XLR only jacks: 8
    1/4” only jacks: 10
    S/PDIF in: 0
    ADAT/optical in: 0
    RCA in: 0
    MADI: No
    Dante: 0

    Total outputs: 8
    Analog outputs: 8
    Digital outputs: 0
    XLR out: 0
    1/4” out: 8
    S/PDIF out: 0
    ADAT/optical out: 0
    RCA out: 0
    AES / EBU DSUB: 0
    MADI: No
    Dante: 0

    Other Connectivity
    Connections: USB
    MIDI I/O: In/Out
    Headphone output(s): 1
    Word-clock I/O: No

    Onboard Features
    Computer platform: Mac, Windows
    Phantom power: Yes
    Direct monitoring: Yes
    Onboard DSP: No
    Metering: No
    Display: No
    Latency control: No
    Monitor control: Yes
    Headphone control: Yes

    Width: 19 in.
    Height: 1.75 in.
    Depth: 13.5 in.
    Weight: 6.2 lb.
    Rack-mountable: Yes
    Included software: No
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