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.
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.
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.
More information: IK Multimedia