The 1248 Thunderbolt audio interface provides industry-leading dynamic range and large console style mixing with 48 channels and 12 stereo busses. With 66 channels of audio I/O (32 ins and 34 outs)- the 1248 also supports USB 2.0 audio class compliant connectivity that is USB 3.0 compatible. Powerful DSP delivers 32-bit floating point mixing and effects- including modeled analog EQ- vintage compression and classic reverb. The unit's extensive routing grid patches ins to outs- or splits inputs to multiple destinations. Use the 1248 as a stand-alone mixer and control everything from the 1248's innovative web app running on your iPad- iPhone- tablet- smart phone- and laptop. Connect a second MOTU AVB interface with a simple Ethernet cable. Add more I/O with the MOTU AVB Switch. Build an AVB audio network with multiple switches and sub-millisecond latency- even over long cable runs. Stream hundreds of channels among devices and computers on the network. From initial tracking to final mastering- the 1248 delivers superb sound quality- state-of-the-art operation- and reliable performance.
Superb audio quality - Exceptional dynamic range (123 dB on analog output) and THD+N (-110 dB).
On-board 32-bit floating point DSP with large console style mixing and effects
66 simultaneous audio channels
Matrix routing and splittingIncludes:
Sample rates 44.1- 48- 88.2- 96- 176.4- 192 kHz
Analog inputs 4 x XLR mic inputs
2 x 1/4- hi-Z guitar inputs (front panel)
8 x 1/4- TRS line inputs (balanced/unbalanced)
Analog outputs 12 x 1/4- TRS line out (balanced)
2 x 1/4- TRS stereo headphone
Digital I/O 2 banks (16 ch) of ADAT optical at 1x sample rates
1 bank (8 ch) of SMUX optical at 2x sample rates
Stereo RCA S/PDIF up to 96 kHz (with SRC on input)
Total I/O 32 inputs and 34 outputs (66 total) at 1x sample rates