MIX AES SURVIVAL GUIDE
AUDIO PRECISION APX585: The APx585 multichannel audio analyzer is the first to offer eight simultaneous channels of analog I/O. Designed for multichannel consumer audio, the APx585 features integrated reports, single-project settings file and a new measurement navigator to automate test sequences. Take 14 key measurements on eight channels in 14 seconds with one mouse click. AES booth #526.
BEYERDYNAMIC HEADZONE: Headzone provides superior headphone-based 5.1 surround reproduction. It offers a unique, patented ultrasonic head-tracking system, which locates the orientation of the listener’s head with respect to the source material and adjusts the audio accordingly. Based on the setup commonly seen in a mixing studio, an engineer recording with Headzone can move around while the source material remains fixed in position. AES booth #1102.
EQUATION AUDIO RP-15MC
With mid-size—but full circumaural—ear cushions, the RP-15MCs have impressed the beta-testing users that we nicknamed them “Baby Pros.” With a proprietary 38mm driver and exceptional acoustic design, the headphones deliver professional level response and detail, along with remarkable overall clarity and comfort. Priced aggressively with a very competitive MSRP (TBA), Equation proudly adds the RP-15MCs to its growing line of professional EarTools, stereo headphones and accessories.
OMNIRAX ARIA: Designed both as a beautiful home for your keyboard and mini-computer studio, and to look great in your living room, the Aria features room under the riser for rack gear and hidden cable management. Part of Omnirax’s new Quantum Series, Aria’s light, stylish and ergonomic design combines curved user-friendly worksurfaces with metal legs and riser posts, curved modesty panels and the introduction of our new 3-D laminated finish. MSRP: $1,350 to $2,575.
OMNIRAX AVEON: Aveon is a sleek and expansive desk that features a single-CPU cabinet, a fully articulating computer keyboard platform, raised monitor bridge, concealed cable management and locking casters. Its light, stylish and ergonomic design combines curved user-friendly worksurfaces with metal legs and riser posts, curved modesty panels and the introduction of our new 3-D laminated finish. MSRP: $1,890 to $3,600.
STUDIO TECHNOLOGIES SPLNET SYSTEM: The SPLnet System allows audio engineers, technicians and managers to accurately measure and monitor sound levels in real time. A clear, user-friendly, Web-based interface permits monitoring of single or multiple locations, one unit or dozens. Features automatic alerting using e-mail or SMS text messaging. Optional application software allows data to be stored on a PC or server. AES booth #1406.
ULTRASONE EDITION 9: The newest model in Ultrasone’s award-winning headphone line, Edition 9 is a closed-back design, with 40mm titanium-plated mylar drivers for an 8 to 35k Hz bandwidth, Ethiopian leather sheepskin earpads, a metal flight case, 10-year warranty and Ultrasone’s signature S-Logic technology for natural, accurate reproduction available. Ultrasone headphones reduce SPLs to the eardrum up to 40 percent, reducing fatigue and protecting hearing, while shielding up to 98% of the emission of electromagnetic frequencies. AES Booth #1303.