IK Multimedia has announced availability of its new AXE I/O, a high-end audio interface and controller that delivers premium sound and innovative features designed for guitarists seeking the perfect way to record with world-class tone and professional techniques.

IK Multimedia AXE/IO

The new 2 In/5 Out AXE I/O offers guitar-centric features such as adjustable impedance, streamlined re-amplification functions and a variety of instrument input circuits, plus a wealth of recording options including high-end mic preamps, top-of-the-line converters, 192 kHz operation, a wide dynamic range, an extended frequency response and more.

AXE I/O also doubles as a controller that allows guitar and bass players to record and perform with real-time effects like wah and volume, offering hands-free control over their preferred guitar-friendly software.

The inclusion of an unrivalled plug-in selection of more than 150 guitar and outboard effects from IK’s leading AmpliTube and T-RackS packages makes AXE I/O an ideal solution for producing top-quality tracks out of the box.

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AXE I/O features

  • 2 in / 5 out (one low-noise Amp out).
  • 2 ultra-low noise mic in/balanced line in.
  • Triple topology guitar input with Z-TONE™.
  • 2 balanced monitor out / 2 line out.
  • Reference headphones out.
  • 2 fully configurable external control input.
  • MIDI input/output.
  • USB 2.0 compatible with Mac/PC.
  • Selectable Active/Passive/discrete JFET/Pure instrument preamp.
  • Patent pending Z-TONE™ input for a tonal palette never heard before.
  • Amp out can connect to amps and stomps without ground noise.
  • Connect up to 2 expression pedals, single and double-switches.
  • Fully assignable data-knob – for AmpliTube preset browsing and more.
  • Built-in Tuner.
  • Rugged/compact metal housing.
  • Includes AmpliTube 4 Deluxe.
  • High-resolution ultra low-noise Class A microphone preamps.
  • Best-in-class conversion and superior analog design.
  • Asynchronous USB audio, ultra low conversion jitters for premium quality.
  • 117dB dynamic range.
  • Includes control software.
  • Up to 192 kHz sampling rate.
  • Includes 10 T-RackS high-end plug-ins and Ableton Live 10 Lite.

AXE I/O is available for only 349.99 USD/EUR excluding taxes. IK Multimedia is showing the AXE I/O at NAMM Room#17202, ACC North Hall, Level 2.

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