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Mix Pre 3M & USB ?

Postby Scouser » Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:51 pm

Just wondered if anyone can shine any light on mix pre 3M usb inputs.

I think it is possible to input via usb, but not sure how ?

Essentially what I want to do is run music apps on my iPad Pro and output them to the mix pre, via usb. This would be a game changer for me if I could have an iOS drum module running and record it direct to the mix pre. Or maybe this could be done via the aux/mic in ?

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Re: Mix Pre 3M & USB ?

Postby Hugh Robjohns » Sun Feb 16, 2020 10:43 pm

Scouser wrote:I think it is possible to input via usb, but not sure how ?

If memory serves, you just select one of the USB feeds as the input source to one of the input channels (instead of the default mic or line or aux input sources).
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Re: Mix Pre 3M & USB ?

Postby Scouser » Mon Feb 17, 2020 12:21 am

Yeh, I did try that Hugh,

In the input selection the usb inputs are either left or right or you can select both. As mentioned above I did try the usb a, but wasn’t sure which of the usb ports acts as the input, usb c or usb a ? I use the usb c to power it.

I was surprised when I connected my iPhone X via the mix pre and it was picked up in the video app (filmic) a real game changer for me, no more syncing.

So I thought this current problem would be a breeze, little did I know.
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