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TASCAM Series208i USB Audio/MIDI Interface

  • Our Price
  • $499.00
  • Regular price MSRP: $599.99


The TASCAM SERIES Audio Interface Family Provides Professional Quality

Expandability, both internal and bundled effects processing, internal mixing, external software control, and more for studio, home, and live recording. With a new look, including an angled tabletop design and large, easy-to-grab knobs, TASCAM sets a new standard for mid-grade audio interfaces.

  • Four XLR/TRS combo mic/line/instrument inputs
  • Four transparent, natural-sounding, ultra-low noise TASCAM Ultra-HDDA mic preamplifiers
  • Two optical S/MUX expansion ports that accept up to 16 channels of audio input (20 total inputs)
  • 8 1/4" analog line outputs for versatile monitoring and up to 7.1 surround audio
  • Built-in effects: reverb, compressor, four-band EQ
  • Powerful 8 bus mixer DSP input/output mixer controlled with free TASCAM Control software
  • Software control of faders, routing, aux buses, effects, and phase invert
  • Flexible I/O routing allows any analog, optical or USB audio input to be user-assigned to any output ports
  • Up to four aux buses to connect up to four stereo pairs of monitor speakers
  • Up to 24-bit/192 kHz recording and playback
  • Includes Steinberg DAW software and IK Multimedia world-class guitar effects/modeling and mastering software
  • MIDI interface
  • Word clock in/out
  • Dual headphone outputs
  • Compatible with Windows/Mac computers and iOS devices (supports UAC2.0)
  • USB 2.0 connection and custom USB driver with high stability
  • Easy-to-understand operation
  • Automatic update function available for software/driver/firmware updates
  • Information window function (shown in the Settings Panel screen)
  • Direct monitor option for low latency monitoring
  • Compatible with mainstream DAW software (Pro Tools, Live, Cubase, Studio One, GarageBand)


Sampling Frequency

  • 44.1k/48k/88.2k/96k/176.4k/192k Hz

Quantization Bit Rate

  • 16/24-bit

Analog Audio Inputs

  • MIC IN (balanced): 1-4 (when the input switch is set to MIC/LINE), XLR
  • INSTRUMENT IN (unbalanced): 1-4 (when the input switch is set to INST), 1/4" TS
  • LINE IN (balanced): 1-4 (when the input switch is set to MIC/LINE), 1/4" TRS

Digital Audio Inputs

  • OPTICAL IN: Supports S/MUX at 88.2k/96k/176.4k/192kHz

Analog Audio Outputs

  • MONITOR OUT (balanced): LINE OUT 1-2, 1/4" TRS
  • LINE OUT (balanced): LINE OUT 3-8, 1/4" TRS
  • HEADPHONE OUT: PHONES 1-2, 1/4" Stereo

Control Input/Output

  • USB


  • Supply: DC 12V (AC Adapter PS-P1220E included)
  • Consumption: 14W

Dimensions (W x H x D)

  • 11.65" × 2.56" × 6.30"/296 × 65 × 160mm


  • 3.53 lbs/1.6 kg

Manufacturer: Tascam
Model: SERIES 208I
Warranty: See manufacturer website for details
SKU: I581238-N-2-B
UPC: 043774 034017