M-AUDIO ANNOUNCES THE IMMEDIATE AVAILABILITY OF NEW M-TRACK C-SERIES 2X2 AND 2X2M AUDIO INTERFACES
High-performance 24-bit/192kHz audio interfaces featuring M-Audio’s new and exclusive Crystal™ preamps enable musicians to produce studio-quality computer-based recordings
Cumberland RI, USA (July 29, 2016)— M-Audio (m-audio.com), synonymous with innovative music production technology, today announced the immediate availability of their M-Track C-Series 2X2 and 2X2M audio interfaces. The M-Track 2X2 and 2X2M give musicians the ability to produce 24-bit/192kHz studio-quality computer-based recordings with a high-performance, intuitive, and easy-to-use design.
Boasting an elegant pro-grade metal chassis with a large machined-aluminium central volume knob, the M-Track 2X2 and 2X2M feature M-Audio’s new and exclusive Crystal™ low-noise pre-amps and pristine A/D converters that deliver the highest audio performance in its class. Each ¼” instrument input features a specially designed gain and impedance stage to provide the most accurate representation of a guitar or bass plugged directly into the interface. The M-Track 2X2 is equipped with one balanced XLR+1/4” combo input and one 1/4” instrument input, while the M-Track 2X2M is equipped with two balanced XLR+1/4” combo inputs, two 1/4” instrument inputs, as well as 5-pin MIDI input and outputs for connecting external MIDI gear such as synthesizers or sequencers.
The M-Track 2X2 and 2X2M include a world-class software suite that provides all the tools needed to take an initial idea to a finished masterpiece. Record, mix and master using Steinberg’s Cubase LE; add an extra sonic-dimension to recordings using the C-Series Virtual Instrument Suite from AIR Music Technology (including Strike, Xpand!2 and Mini-Grand); and add a professional finish using 20 iconic AU/VST FX plugins (as made famous by Pro Tools®) from the AIR Creative FX Collection.
The M-Track 2X2 and 2X2M connect to your Mac or PC via a standard USB or USB-C port using one of the two included cables. This premium Hi-Speed USB connection combined with the USB/Direct balance knob for zero-latency monitoring of the inputs makes the recording process easier than ever. The overall combination of professional audio performance, easy-to-use features, and the included software bundle that provides everything needed to start recording now makes the M-Track 2x2 and 2x2M the best and only choice for musicians.
M-Track 2X2 Features
- 24-bit/192kHz resolution for professional recording and monitoring
- Hi-Speed USB connection with USB/Direct balance knob for zero-latency monitoring
- Includes both standard USB and USB-C connection cables
- Dedicated XLR+¼” TRS combo input and ¼” instrument input
- Stereo ¼” outs; ¼” headphone out with independent level control
- Rugged metal chassis; large central control for easy volume adjustment
- Included software:
- Steinberg Cubase LE
- AIR Creative FX Collection (20 world-class FX AU/VST plugins as made famous by Pro Tools®)
- AIR Mini Grand
- AIR Strike
- AIR Xpand!2
M-Track 2X2M adds:
- (2) XLR+¼” TRS combo inputs and (2) ¼” instrument inputs
- 5-pin MIDI input/output for connecting virtually any external MIDI gear
“Our goal at M-Audio was to set a new standard and create the most advanced 2-channel USB audio interfaces at this price point,” said Walter Skorupski, Product Manager for M-Audio. “These interfaces were painstakingly engineered to be the heart of your studio and maximize your creative potential as a musician. Studio-grade 24-bit/192kHz capture, our ultra-transparent Crystal™ preamps and the included C-Series software suite delivers an unmatched all-in-one recording solution of unprecedented value for singer-songwriters and producers.”
The M-Track 2X2 and 2X2M are available immediately.
M-Track 2X2—$99 USD
M-Track 2X2M—$149 USD
For more information or to find your nearest dealer, visit www.m-audio.com
M-Audio (m-audio.com) began as Midiman, a driving force in the desktop recording revolution that followed the introduction of MIDI in the 1980s. Today, M-Audio has evolved into one of the most revered names in computer interface and studio integration solutions, keyboard and controller products, and all manner of essential musical hardware from microphones to studio monitors. M-Audio is a proud member of the inMusic family (inmusicbrands.com).