The 3rd generation of Focusrite has landed offering upgraded features and new powerful software to help the singer/songwriter in you record your ideas with ease either at home or on the road. The most popular audio interface for artists across all genres, the third-generation Scarlett 2i2 provides two mic/line/instrument inputs allowing simultaneous recording and playback of up to two channels with independently controllable headphone and monitor outputs.
Simple stress free recording
The Scarlett 2i2 is a stress-free audio interface, with two Mic/Instrument or Line-in inputs this streamlined interface is perfect for the serious home studio. Both inputs feature backlit, responsive gain dials which indicate level clipping and activity. There is a level dial for the headphone output and a monitor switch that allows you to monitor either one or both channels.
3rd Gen, 1st Class
The Scarlett 2i2 pre-amp has been upgraded to provide even better sound quality out of the box and the Scarlett 2i2 features 24bit/192 kHz ad-da converters for the clearest, sharpest reproduction of sound yet. Both channels feature an instrument button which gives a small gain boost for instruments.
Portable and powered
The Scarlett 2i2's real strength lays in its portability. Powered by a USB cable either via a MAC or Laptop you can record your ideas on the go. The lightweight, small form nature of the unit means it can be stored discretely in a gig bag or backpack. The Scarlett 2i2 has Phantom power for use with condenser microphones which can be used when portable as well.
The Scarlett 2i2 now comes with Air mode, an option that lets your vocals breath, crisp and open. Air mode recreates Focusrite's original ISA Microphone and adds brightness to your vocal recordings. Air mode is available on both channels of the Scarlett 2i2.
Splice Sounds Subscription
Focusrite has also partnered with Splice to give all Scarlett 3rd Gen owners access to a free 3-month Splice Sounds subscription when you set up a new account. Offering you millions of high-quality, royalty-free one-shots, loops and presets as well as new releases daily from chart-topping, Grammy-winning producers. You will also benefit from the Focusrite Plug-in Collective that gives you free software downloads, generous discounts and a two-year warranty alongside award-winning customer support.
The Complete Package
The Scarlett 2i2 comes bundled with some fantastic software and subscriptions including, Ableton Live Lite, Pro Tools First Focusrite Creative Pack. The Scarlett 2i2 is Focusrites best selling audio interface because of its simplicity and versatility. Reproducing your ideas in the most faithful way possible, the Scarlett 2i2 is ideal for any home recording studio but packs enough power to be useful in the rehearsal room or on the road.
Manufacturer Focusrite Model Scarlett 2i2 Studio Third Generation Dimensions (H x W x D) 445 x 268 x 117mm Weight 1.97kg Connectivity Inputs:
- Mic in (XLR)
- Line in (Jack)
- L + R Line out (Phono)
- Headphone out (Jack)
- USB 2.0
- Line in level (Channels 1 + 2)
- +48V Phantom power switch (Channel 1)
- Instrument/line selection Button (Channel 2)
- Monitor level
- Direct monitor on/off
- Ableton Live Lite music making software ֠֠
- Pro Tools | First Focusrite Creative Pack
- Free 3-month Splice Sounds subscription with new Splice accounts
- Focusrite Red 2 & Red 3 Plug-In Suite
- A choice of 1 of 4 XLN Audio Addictive Keys virtual instruments
- Softube Time & Tone Bundle
- Access to the Focusrite Plug-in Collective
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