Time+Space has announced it is now shipping the ESI UGM96, a 2-in/2-out portable USB audio interface.

Even smaller than the new U24 XL, the UGM96 offers an extremely portable guitar and microphone to USB interface. This unit allows you to connect two guitars (via the Hi-Z instrument inputs) or one guitar and one microphone simultaneously to your PC or Mac.

ESI UGM96 features

  • 2 x analog input and 2 analog output channels.
  • 2 independent mono Hi-Z inputs.
  • One Hi-Z input switchable to microphone input with preamp.
  • 2 headphone outputs.
  • One headphone output can work as line output.
  • Fully USB bus powered.
  • Drivers for Windows Vista/XP with ASIO support with low latency.
  • Core Audio support under Mac OS X 10.4 and higher.
  • Dimensions: around 7 cm x 6 cm.

The ESI UGM96 is available now for $116 USD / 77 EUR / 58 GBP.

Visit ESI for more information.