Audient ASP880 8-Channel Class A Microphone Preamplifier and ADC

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Audient ASP880 8-Channel Class A Microphone Preamplifier and ADC

Details

The Audient ASP880 8-Channel Class A Microphone Preamplifier/ADC delivers world-class audio excellence, taking your recording sessions to the next level. With a versatile feature set that includes variable impedance and variable high pass filters, eight channels of pristine audio quality and eight class-A microphone preamps derived from Audinet consoles, the ASP880 is designed to meet the expectations of the most demanding users.

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World Class Audio

The Audient ASP880 8-Channel Class A Microphone Preamplifier and ADC is the perfect addition to your setup, giving you the same sonic quality as products costing three or four times the price, outshining its competition. Capture the detail and excitement of your audio sources, all with a hint of analogue colouration that will sound stunning on any project! With its versatile nature and accurate translation, the ASP880 is used by thousands of professional studios around the world, and will soon become your 'go to' mic preamp. The integral ADC will stand up against any dedicated converter, and will guarantee you the best conversion possible, enabling you to focus on the music.

Versatile Functionality

The ASP880 works perfect with ribbon mics, with variable impedance that lets you match the preamp to your favourite mic to maximize frequency response and punch. You can also eliminate unwanted rumble and LF artifacts with the variable highpass filters. The two great-sounding discrete JFET DI inputs allow you to simply plug your guitar or bass straight in. Ever wanted to add compression or EQ to your signal before going to the computer? Well with ASP880 you can. Simply insert any analogue processor before the converters - it's as easy as that! Built for a lifetime, the all-metal construction and hand milled aluminium knobs will stand up to countless late nights in the studio and days on the road.

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Features

  • 8 Audient Console Mic Pres
  • All new, Burr Brown AD converter technology
  • Variable Input Impedance
  • Variable High Pass Filters
  • 8 Insert points between the mic preamps and AD converters
  • 2 Channels of Class-A Discrete JFET D.I instrument inputs
  • Digital Outputs - ADAT, AES & S/PDIF

Specifications

Microphone Preamplifiers:

  • MIC GAIN: -10 to +60dB (-10dB Pad)
  • LINE GAIN: -16 to +44dB (-10dB Pad)*
  • PHANTOM POWER: 48v +/-4v @ 10mA/Channel
  • MIC EIN: CMRR: >80dB @ 100 to 10kHz
  • MAXIMUM INPUT LEVEL: +22dBu (+32dBu with Pad)
  • INPUT IMPEDANCE:
    • Mic LO: 220Ω Balanced
    • Mic MED: 1k2Ω Balanced
    • Mic HI: 2k8Ω Balanced
    • Line (All Z): >6kΩ Balanced
  • FREQUENCY RESPONSE: +/-0.5dB 10Hz to 100kHz
  • CROSSTALK: THD+N @ 0dBu (1kHz): 0.003 (-90.5dBu)
  • SNR: >90dB
  • HPF: Sweepable from 25Hz to 250 Hz, 2nd Order (12dB/Octave)
  • XLR: Pin 2 (Hot), Pin 3 (Cold) & Pin 1 (Shield)
  • 1/4" JACK: TIP (Hot), RING (Cold) & SLEEVE (Shield)

Discrete JFET D.I (Channels 1 & 2)

  • D.I GAIN: -10 to +60 dB (-10dB Pad)
  • MAXIMUM INPUT LEVEL: +16dBu (typical), +22dBu
  • INPUT IMPEDANCE: 1MegΩ Unbalanced
  • FREQUENCY RESPONSE: +/-0.5dB 10Hz to 50kHz
  • THD+N @ 0dBu (1kHz): SNR: 89dB
  • 1/4" JACK: TIP (Hot) & SLEEVE (Shield)

Line Outputs (Insert Sends)

  • MAXIMUM OUTPUT LEVEL: +27.5dBu
  • OUTPUT IMPEDANCE:

    ADC Line Inputs (Insert Returns)

    • MAXIMUM INPUT LEVEL: +18dBu
    • DIGITAL REFERENCE LEVEL: 0dBFS = +18dBu
    • INPUT IMPEDANCE: >10kΩ Balanced
    • FREQUENCY RESPONSE: +/-0.5dB 10Hz to Fs/2
    • CROSSTALK: THD+N @ -1dBFS (1kHz): THD+N @ -6dBFS (1kHz): DYNAMIC RANGE: 113dB un-weighted, 115dB A-weighted
    • PEAK LED LINEUP: +16dBu (-2dBFS)
    • SIGNAL LED LINEUP: Variable Brightness from -30dBu to -10dBu (-28dBFS)

    Digital I/O

    • ADAT 8 CHANNELS SMUX: 44.1 - 96kHz
    • AES | S/PDIF 8 CHANNELS: 44.1 - 96kHz
    • CLOCK: Internal or External
    • WORLDCLOCK INPUT: 75Ω BNC, Optional 75Ω Termination

    Power Supply

    • High stability, low noise internal SMPS
    • Fanless, quiet operation
    • Works anywhere in the world without reconfiguring
    • LINE VOLTAGES: 90 to 264V (a.c)
    • INTERNAL RAILS: +/-18VDC, +48VDC & +5VDC
    • FUSE: T1A (1Amp Time Delay)
    • CONSUMPTION: Maximum 40 Watts