WNAMM07: Two New Digital Mixers From Edirol

10 and 16 channel 24-bit/96kHz mixers make their debut      23/01/07

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WNAMM07: Two New Digital Mixers From Edirol

Edirol have launched the M-16DX 24-bit/96kHz 16-channel digital mixer and its more portable 10-channel little brother the M-10DX.
Here’s all the details in their own words:
  • 16-channel full digital mixer with 24-bit/96kHz internal processing
  • 3-band EQ controls (Q & Freq.) with graphic LCD for precise tone shaping
  • Easy-to-use operation with common analog mixer controls
  • 2-piece mixer+module design
  • “Room Acoustic Controlâ€� for automatic room compensation
  • Built-in pro-quality effects, including COSM insert effects, reverb effects, and finalize effects
  • Flexible analog and digital I/O, including four high-quality mic preamps
  • 18-in/2-out USB 2.0 audio interface for computer multi-track recording
  • AC adaptor and connection cable (2 meter, 6 ft.) included. Optional DXC-7 Connection Cable (7 meter, 23ft.) available.
  • Cakewalk SONAR LE CD-ROM included
24/96 Full Digital Audio Processing
Ready to upgrade the quality of your mixes? The M-16DX contains a powerful 24-bit/96kHz digital processing engine that provides a transparent mixing foundation. Experience the power of accurate, detailed digital mixing, and at a price you can afford.
3-band EQ Controls
Each channel strip is equipped with Low-Cut Filter, 3-Band EQ, Pan, Aux, Select, Solo/Mute, and Level controls. The Midrange EQ has Q & frequency controls for precise tone shaping on each channel. With 24-bit/96kHz internal digital processing, the original audio source can be shaped using the onboard EQ and effects with no absolutely loss in audio quality.
Modular Mixing
Don’t let its small footprint deceive you — the M-16DX is a new-generation mixer comprising two modules: the Mix Controller for your desktop, and the I/O Module, which can be mounted in a rack. Together, these two components provide a wide assortment of connection and processing features.
EDIROL Innovation — “Room Acoustic Control�
In a portable mixing first, the M-16DX features a high-contrast, backlit LCD that lets you to see the effects in operation, as well a spectrum analysis of your mix! Also onboard is the intelligent Room Acoustic Control function, which automatically analyzes and compensates for the frequency response of your studio. It’s fast, easy, and effective.
Powerful Built-In Effects
A full-featured DSP effects processor is built into the M-16DX, with COSM Insert Effects, Reverb/Echo Effects, and Finalize Effects.
Flexible I/O & 18-in/2-out USB 2.0 Audio Interface
Digital and analog connectivity — it s all here, and more. Channels 1 - 4 contain quality mic preamps with phantom power; channels 1 and 2 also offer Hi-Z switches for directly connecting guitar and bass. Channels 11 and 12 provide direct digital input via S/PDIF coaxial & optical. A USB 2.0 port allows the mixer to work as a multitrack audio interface.
* When using the mixer as a USB audio interface, the Finalize Effects are not available in 96kHz mode.

M-10DX Features
  • 10-channel full digital mixer with M-16DX flagship features
  • 3-band EQ controls (Q & Freq.) with graphic LCD for precise tone shaping
  • Portable, all-in-one design
  • “Room Acoustic Controlâ€� for instant automatic room compensation two TRS 1/4â€� output jacks
  • Built-in pro-quality Effects, including COSM insert effects, reverb effects, and finalize effects
  • Flexible analog I/O and digital output, including two high-quality mic preamps
  • AC adaptor included
Advanced Specs
Based on the same high-resolution processing engine as the flagship M-16DX, the M-10DX provides full 24-bit/96kHz processing for the ultimate in transparent digital mixing. Mixing is made simple, with dedicated channel controls for 3-Band EQ, Pan, Aux, Select, and Level.
Visual Mix Magic
For maximum portability, the M-10DX condenses almost all of the M-16DX’s functions into a compact tabletop package for easy portability and use anywhere. It even retains the backlit LCD from its big brother, so you can see the level meters, EQ, and effects in operation as well as a graphical spectrum analysis.
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