The latest of many hardware emulations from Universal Audio reproduces a complete API channel strip in your DAW.
Featuring a built-in push-button patchbay, it seems that this channel strip is scaling new heights...
Could this offer all you need to get polished sounds from your mic to your computer?
Focusrite make their first foray into the 500-series format with a preamp — but is it worthy of the revered 'Red' name?
Never have there been so many ways to get into the 500-series format. Does this system have anything different to offer?
I'd normally be very sceptical if somebody said they'd come up with an all-analogue pedal-sized preamp that could emulate not only the tonal coloration but also the power stage harmonic characteristics of a particular valve amplifier
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Warm Audio's latest preamp offers surprisingly high quality in an affordable package.
The HV37 makes Millennia's highly regarded solid-state preamp design available in a more affordable format. Does it cut any corners?
The latest addition to RME's OctaMic range of multi-channel preamps is designed to interface with digital recording systems of all stripes.
Even Neve themselves make several variations on the classic 1073 theme. What makes this one different?
Behringer's Ultragain ADA 8000 — a simple ADAT interface with mic and line inputs and analogue line outputs
PreSonus's new valve channel strip boasts professional features and a price tag to match!
DACS reformatted this classic preamp in 2011 to fit the API 500 series ‘Lunchbox’ modular format but it's only now that Hugh has found time to check it out.
Malcolm Toft’s latest brainchild enables you to turn your 500-series racks and modules into a fully modular analogue console.
Adding a mixer to an eight-channel preamp may not sound revolutionary, but if it all fits in a 1U rack case it could be very useful indeed!
With user-configurable valve stages, the option of transformer-coupling and more besides, Sonic Farm’s preamp provides a broad palette of tonal options.
ART's Tube MP/C combines a hybrid 12AX7 (ECC83) valve preamp section with the company's 'Vactrol' optical compressor, and the whole thing is all about tonal character.
With an emphasis on clarity and speed, and a not insignificant price tag, this preamp/compressor combo promises a lot. Does it deliver?
The Blackbird from Effectrode is a two-channel, valve-driven guitar preamp. Essentially the front end of a valve amp stuffed...
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