Housed in a 1U rack-mountable enclosure, the third-generation 18i20 boasts extensive simultaneous I/O comprising eight mic preamps, 18 inputs and 20 outputs in total. Take your studio to the next level with the 18i20, offering superior sound quality, talkback functionality, and onboard speaker switching. Improved A-D and D-A conversion ensures your recordings and playback will sound clear and pronounced up to 24-bit/192kHz, vital to helping you perfect your mix. Microphone Preamps The Scarlett 18i20 features eight of Focusrite' s best-ever-performing third-generation
Scarlett mic preamps: with optional Air setting to reproduce the Air effect of their original ISA mic preamp, giving your vocal or acoustic recordings a brighter and more open sound. There' s also a pad on every mic preamp to accommodate higher-level signals without clipping. The two front panel high-headroom instrument inputs allow you to record guitars and basses without any clipping or unwanted distortion. Speaker-switching technology allows you to switch between main and alt monitors to get a new perspective on your mix, and the built-in talkback mic lets you communicate with your recording artist at the touch of a button, helping you capture that perfect take. Road-Worthy Construction Scarlett 18i20 is designed to stand up to days on the road and connects straight to your Mac or PC via USB cable. It comes with all the software tools you need to get started: two comprehensive digital audio workstations, Ableton Live Lite and Pro Tools First Focusrite Creative Pack; Softube' s Time and Tone Bundle; Focusrite' s Red Plug-in Suite; a choice of one of four of XLN Audio' s Addictive Keys. Included Software If that wasn' t enough, Focusrite have partnered with Splice to give 3rd Gen. interface owners a free 3-month Splice Sounds subscription when setting a new Splice account. Splice Sounds offers millions of high-quality, royalty-free one-shots, loops, and presets, with new releases daily from your favourite producers, sound designers, and artists. Creators use Splice to make all kinds of music, including chart-topping pop, Grammy-winning albums, underground mixtapes, and cinematic scores.
Features: Eight of the best performing mic preamps the Scarlett range has ever seen, now with switchable Air mode to give your recordings a brighter and more open soundHigh-performance converters enable you to record and mix at up to 24-bit/192kHzTwo high-headroom instrument inputs to plug in your guitar or bassFour monitor outputs with anti-thump technology and speaker switching, and onboard talkback functionality with built-in, front panel talkback mic. Eight balanced line inputs for connecting synthesisers, drum machine and other line-level sourcesIncludes
USB cable Included Software: Ableton Live Lite music making softwarePro Tools First Focusrite Creative PackFree 3-month Splice Sounds subscription with new Splice accountsFocusrite Red 2 and Red 3 Plug-In Suite A choice of 1 of 4 XLN Audio Addictive Keys virtual instruments Softube Time and Tone Bundle Access to the Focusrite Plug-in CollectiveGet your Focusrite Scarlett 18i20 3rd Generation Audio Interface today at the guaranteed lowest price from Sam Ash with our 45-day return and 60-day price protection policy.