Lynx Studio Technology has introduced the Aurora line of digital audio converters, available in 8- and 16-channel models. The Aurora 8 and Aurora 16 feature 192 kHz analog to digital and digital to analog conversion with front-panel control of all routing and sample rate options.
Extended functions in Aurora are accessible via computer with the Lynx AES16 or by infrared using compatible laptops and handheld Pocket PCs. The rear panel has MIDI In and Out connectors and an LSlot bay, for the use of optional ADAT, Firewire and other audio interface cards.
All primary functions are controlled from Aurora’s ergonomically-designed front panel, with extended and remote control available via computer and Pocket PC. Front panel controls include Sample Rate Selection, Sync Source Selection (The user can choose Aurora’s master clock from six different clock sources), Analog Output Source, and Digital Output Source. The Aurora 16 offers 16 channels of Input and Output metering (eight channels for Aurora 8) selectable for the digital or analog signal path; the front panel also includes indicators for Infrared and MIDI activity and SynchroLockTM jitter reduction status.
The eight-channel Aurora 8 has a U.S. suggested retail price of $2195. The Aurora 16 carries an MSRP of $3295.
For more information, visit www.lynxstudio.com.