STUDIO-CAPTURE: USB 2.0 Audio Interface
Flagship 16×10 Interface with 12 Premium Mic Preamps
STUDIO-CAPTURE is a high-performance USB 2.0 audio interface for studio and mobile production. With 16 audio inputs, 12 premium-grade mic preamps (a first for a compact USB audio interface) and 10 audio outputs, the STUDIO-CAPTURE provides extensive connection capabilities for professional production needs – and will fit easily into a travel bag.
You also get 24-bit/192 kHz audio quality, comprehensive front-panel metering, XLR monitor outputs with dedicated level control, dual headphone outputs, rock-solid drivers with VS STREAMING technology, and much more.
Durable, portable, and capable of handling large-scale recording projects in the studio and on the road, STUDIO-CAPTURE is the perfect audio interface for the modern musician.
High-performance USB 2.0 audio interface for studio and mobile production
16 audio inputs (including 12 premium mic VS PREAMPS) and 10 audio outputs
VS STREAMING delivers ultra-stable, low-latency driver performance for Windows and Mac
AUTO-SENS intelligently sets optimal input levels for all preamps
Individual input/output meters and input channel buttons
Four independent, software-controlled monitor mixes
XLR monitor out, direct monitor, and dual headphone outputs with independent front-panel level knobs
Coaxial digital I/O; MIDI I/O with FPT (Fast Processing Technology)
Expand your I/O by using two STUDIO-CAPTUREs together, both controlled with a single driver
2U rackmount ears included
Number of Audio Record/Playback Channels
Sampling Rate: 192 kHz, 96 kHz, 48 kHz, 44.1 kHz Record: 16 channels Playback: 10 channels
PC interface: 24 bits AD/DA Conversion: 24 bits
AD/DA Conversion: 192 kHz, 96 kHz, 48 kHz, 44.1 kHz DIGITAL (IN/OUT): 96 kHz, 48 kHz, 44.1 kHz
Nominal Input Level (variable)
Input 1–12 jacks (XLR type): -60 to -2 dBu Input 1–12 jacks (1/4-inch TRS phone type): -54 to +4 dBu Input 13–16 jacks (1/4-inch TRS phone type): -20, -10, +4 dBu
Nominal Output Level
OUTPUT 1–8 jacks: +4 dBu (balanced)
OUTPUT 1–2 jacks (XLR type): 600 ohms (balanced) OUTPUT 1–8 jacks (1/4-inch TRS phone type): 2k ohms (balanced) PHONES: 47 ohms
192.0 kHz: 20 Hz to 60 kHz (+0/-2 dB), 20 Hz to 90 kHz (+0/-8 dB) 96.0 kHz: 20 Hz to 40 kHz (+0/-2 dB) 48.0 kHz: 20 Hz to 22 kHz (+0/-2 dB) 44.1 kHz: 20 Hz to 20 kHz (+0/-2 dB)
Residual Noise Level
INPUT 1–2 -> OUTPUT 1–2: -90 dBu typ. (SENS = min., Input terminated with 600 ohms, IHF-A) * Input channel fader = Unity
AD block INPUT 1–2: 105 dB typ. (SENS = min.) DA block OUTPUT 1–2: 114 dB typ.
Graphic LCD 128 x 64 dots
INPUT 1–12 jacks *1: XLR type (balanced, phantom power *2: DC +48 V (unloaded maximum), 10 mA (maximum load)) INPUT 1–16 jacks: 1/4-inch TRS phone type (balanced) PHONES jack: Stereo 1/4-inch phone type OUTPUT 1–8 jacks: 1/4-inch TRS phone type (balanced) COAXIAL IN jack: RCA phono type (conforms to IEC60958) COAXIAL OUT jack: RCA phono type (conforms to IEC60958) MIDI (IN, OUT) connectors USB port: USB Type B DC IN jack *1 INPUT 1–2 jacks support high impedance *2 Provided on all XLR-type input jacks. Current value is per channel. Total must not exceed 50 mA.
Owner's Manual Block Diagram leaflet AC adaptor STUDIO-CAPTURE Driver CD-ROM Rack mount angle x 2 USB cable License agreement
Size and Weight
4 lbs. 4 oz.