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Presonus Studio 1824c USB-C Audio Interface

Original price $649.95
Original price $649.95 - Original price $649.95
Original price $649.95
Current price $549.95
$549.95 - $549.95
Current price $549.95
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Get An Interface Ideal For The Ambitious Producer With The Presonus Studio 1824c USB-C Audio Interface

The Studio 1824c 192 kHz USB-C audio interface is ideal for producers interested in recording full bands, including multi-channel drums. It records up to 18 simultaneous inputs and features 8 XMAX Class A mic preamps, as well as MIDI I/O. Its 20 outputs offer flexible routing with zero-latency DSP-based monitor mixing and control-room integration with included Studio One Artist music production software and UC Surface control software.

Seamlessly integrated with the included PreSonus UC Surface control software for macOS, Windows, iPad, and Android tablet and Studio One Artist music production software, the Studio 1824c audio interface works with virtually all macOS and Windows recording software. Easy to learn, Studio One enables you to compose, record, and produce without getting distracted by the tools. Need a new loop or sample for your latest production? Studio One lets you shop, audition, and purchase new content right from your production environment-including powerful extensions for Studio One like the CTC-1 Console Shaper and Presence XT Editor.

The Studio 1824c audio interface features USB-C computer connectivity and records up to 18 simultaneous inputs, including two combo mic and switchable line/instrument inputs and six mic/line inputs, all with XMAX mic preamps and +48V phantom power. Digital inputs include eight channels of ADAT Optical I/O (four channels at 96 kHz) and stereo S/PDIF I/O. In addition to the main L/R outputs, you get eight DC-coupled line-level outputs that can send control voltages. You also get two headphone outputs. A built-in MIDI interface enables connection to a keyboard, sound module, or control surface.

The Studio 1824c audio interface operates at up to 192 kHz for ultra-high-definition mixing and recording. High-quality converters on every input and output and PreSonus's professional-grade XMAX mic preamps deliver incredibly high headroom, deep lows, smooth highs, and a rich overall sound.

With ample connectivity, onboard monitor mixing, pristine mic preamps, and up to a 192 kHz sample rate, the Studio 1824c audio interface will give you the ultra-high-definition sound and versatile connectivity you need to make state-of-the-art recordings. The perfect companion for any recording software, the Studio 1824's integration with Studio One and remote control with UC Surface provide a complete and thoroughly professional recording studio.


SPECIFICATIONS

Input/Output

  • Up to 18 inputs/20 outputs simultaneously (8x8 at 192 kHz)
  • 2 mic/instrument/line inputs with XMAX Class A mic preamps
  • 6 mic/line inputs with XMAX Class A mic preamps
  • 8 channels of ADAT Optical I/O (4 channels at 96 kHz)
  • 2 balanced 1/4" TRS main outputs
  • DC coupled for sending control voltages
  • 8 balanced 1/4" TRS line outputs for monitor mixing
  • DC coupled for sending control voltages
  • 2 stereo headphone outputs with individual level controls

Midi In/Out

  • Stereo S/PDIF digital I/O
  • 1 USB-C 2.0 port
  • BNC word clock output

Integrated Software

  • Studio One Artist for Mac and Windows
  • UC Surface control software for Mac, Windows, iPad, and Android
  • Studio Magic Plug-in Suite

Meter, Controls, And Features

  • 18x8 onboard DSP monitor mixer
  • Front-panel level controls for main outputs
  • Mono and Mute buttons for the main outputs
  • True +48V phantom power for condenser microphones (global)
  • 10 ladder-style 8-LED level meters (8 input, 2 main output)

Digital

  • USB-C port (USB 2.0)
  • 24-bit resolution
  • 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4, and 192 kHz sampling rates

Physical

  • 1U rack-mountable
  • Road-rugged construction with all-metal chassis and metal knobs

Computer System Requirements

  • Mac OS X 10.8.5 64-bit or later
  • Intel i-series 2 GHz multicore processor (or AMD equivalent) or faster
  • 4 GB RAM (8 GB or more recommended)
  • Windows 7 x64/x86 SP1 + platform update, Windows 8.1 x64/x86, Windows 10 x64/x86
  • Intel i-series 2 GHz multicore processor (or AMD equivalent) or faster
  • 4 GB RAM (8 GB or more recommended)
  • USB-C or USB-A 2.0 port
  • 32 GB hard disk space
  • PreSonus Universal Control 2.0 or higher
  • Monitor with 1366x768 resolution (high-dpi monitor recommended)
  • Multitouch-enabled monitor required for touch operation

iOS

  • iOS 9.3 or later
  • iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad mini 4, iPad mini with Retina display, iPad (4th generation), iPad mini, iPad (3rd generation), iPad 2

Android

  • Android 5.0 (Lollipop) or later
  • Android tablet (8-inch) with 1024x768 resolution (UC Surface)

Technical

  • Sample Rates: 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4, 192 kHz
  • Converter Resolution: 24-bit
  • Converter Dynamic Range: 114 dB
  • Converter Dynamic Range: 114 dB
  • Microphone Inputs
  • Maximum Level: +16 dBu, min gain
  • Gain Range: 80 dB
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 20 kHz (unity gain)
  • Dynamic Range: 110 dB (A-wtd, min gain)
  • THD + N: 0.005% (1 kHz, 0dBu, unity gain)
  • EIN: -128 dBu (A-wtd, 20 kHz BW, Rs=150, max gain)
  • Input Impedance: 1400
  • Phantom Power: 48V (10 mA per channel)

Line Inputs

  • Maximum Level: +21 dBu (balanced, min gain)
  • Gain Range: 40 dB
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz-20 kHz (unity gain)
  • Dynamic Range: 112 dB (A-wtd, min gain)
  • THD + N: 0.005% (1 kHz, +18 dBu, min gain)
  • Input Impedance: 10 k

Instrument Inputs

  • Maximum Level: +15 dBu (unbalanced, min gain)
  • Gain Range: 80 dB
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 20 kHz (min gain)
  • Dynamic Range: 112 dB (A-wtd, min gain)
  • THD + N: 0.020% (1 kHz, +10 dBu, min gain)
  • Input Impedance: 1M

Main Outputs

  • Type: 1/4" TRS female, DC Coupled
  • Maximum Level: +18 dBu, balanced
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz (unity gain)
  • Dynamic Range: 108 dB (A-wtd, unity gain)
  • THD + N: 0.004% (1 kHz, -1 dBFS, unity gain)

Line Outputs

  • Type: 1/4" TRS female, DC coupled
  • Maximum Level: +18 dBu, balanced
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 20 kHz
  • Dynamic Range: 108 dB (A-wtd, -60 dBFS)
  • THD + N: 0.004% (1 kHz, -1 dBFS, unity gain)

Headphone Outputs

  • Maximum Power: 150 mW/channel (60 load)
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 20 kHz (unity gain)
  • Dynamic Range: 103 dB (A-weighted, 1 kHz, unity gain)
  • THD + N: 0.250% (1 kHz, 150 mW, unity gain)
  • Impedance Working Range: 32 to 600

Dimensions

  • Height: 1.75" (44 mm)
  • Width: 19" (483 mm)
  • Depth: 5.5" (140 mm)
  • Weight: 4.8 lbs (2.2 kg)

Manufacturer: Presonus Audio
Model: STUDIO 1824C
SKU: I579221-N-14-WHXC
UPC: 673454008078


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