Yamaha Music Production has announced the introduction of the Audiogram 3 and
the larger Audiogram 6 Computer Recording Systems.
The two Audiogram devices are offered as complete packages which include
a USB Audio Interface, USB cable and comprehensive Cubase AI4 music production software for both Mac and PC platforms.
Yamaha say that both models boast easy to use operation and
installation procedures and transform any USB-
equipped computer into a complete and
comprehensive recording studio.
Athan Billias, Director of Marketing - Technology Products for Yamaha Corporation of America, had this to say, â€œThe AUDIOGRAM Series has been carefully designed to make everything from set-up to recording as easy as possible. With USB powered
hardware that automatically recognizes the included Cubase AI software, computer music production is now accessible to
The Audiogram 6 features 2 XLR combo inputs with preamps and one-knob compression for dialing in the desired
sound from microphones and instruments. One of these inputs has switchable phantom power for using
condenser microphones. Two stereo inputs, stereo and headphone outputs, and a USB jack complete the unitâ€™s
connections. The unit includes separate controls for audio inputs and computer playback for complete control
With a focus on simplicity, the Audiogram 3 features one phantom powered combo input switchable for microphones
or instrument recording, a stereo input, a stereo and headphone output as well as a USB jack for connection to the
computer. Pricing and Availability:
Both the Audiogram 3 and Audiogram 6 will be
available from June 2008 and be priced at Â£89 and
Â£129 respectively â€“ thatâ€™s $139.99 and $199.99 in the US. More information: