The new 2-channel PreSonus AudioBox Stereo recording kit ($TBA) combines a USB interface with Studio One Artist music-production software, HD7 monitoring headphones, and a pair of small-diaphragm condenser microphones with X/Y stereo microphone mounting bar and two 15-foot XLR microphone cables. This system is designed for capturing live performances and rehearsals, songwriting, song production, podcasting, and a variety of educational applications.
AudioBox Stereo includes a bus-powered USB audio/MIDI interface with a 6-foot USB cable; 2 combo mic/instrument inputs; 24-bit converters; 44.1 and 48 kHz sampling rates; 48-volt phantom power for condenser microphones; zero-latency monitoring via its internal mixer; and Studio One Artist software. PreSonus states that AudioBox Stereo also works with other audio software that supports ASIO or Core Audio.
Studio One Artist software offers a single-window work environment; drag-and-drop functionality; and unlimited audio tracks, MIDI tracks, virtual instruments, buses, and FX channels; and 25 Native 32-bit effects and virtual instrument plug-ins. It instantly configures to PreSonus audio interfaces.
HD7 studio monitoring headphones promise extended bass response and feature a patented, semi-open sound chamber, high-resolution neodymium drivers, and a precision-tuned acoustic chamber. A storage bag is included.
For more information, visit www.presonus.com.