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Presonus Firepod FireWire audio interface
inc. VAT

Presonus Firepod FireWire audio interfaceThe FirePod is loaded with eight custom-designed ultra low noise, high headroom microphone preamplifiers perfect for recording a wide variety of sources including vocals, drums, guitars, bass, piano, keyboards, guitars, synths, horns, orchestras, choirs, and more.
Eight potentiometers are on the front panel to easily control the input level of each preamplifier. Inputs one and two of the FirePod can be switched between microphone or instrument level while inputs three through eight can be switched between microphone or line input. Phantom power (+48V) is available on every channel in groups of four. Channels 1 and 2 feature fully balanced send and return TRS connectors on the rear of the rugged metal chassis for inserting outboard dynamics, EQ and effects processors.
The FIREPOD has eight balanced TRS line outputs, two balanced TRS MAIN outputs as well as CUE outputs for addtional monitoring.

FREE Software Included - Cubase LE

Cubase LE is the new music production software based on award-winning Cubase SX technology featuring 48 audio tracks, VST plug-ins and full VSTi support.
Cubase LE combines powerful audio and MIDI recording features with professional editing and effects. Cubase LE and all included plug-ins are compatible with both Mac and PC systems. Also, Cubase LE sessions are completely upward compatible with both Cubase SX and Nuendo.
So if you choose to upgrade down the road to Cubase SX or Nuendo, you can seemlessly upgrade all of your existing sessions when you upgrade your software. Cubase LE is the perfect entry into professional recording software giving you the ability to produce professional level recordings right-away, and giving you a system that you can expand into the future!

Connection type: FireWire (IEEE 1394a)
Analogue inputs: 8 Discrete microphone inputs (inputs 1 and 2 switchable between mic/instrument, 3 to 8 switchable between mic/line)
Send/return for channels 1 and 2 on balanced 1/4 in. TRS connectors
Analogue outputs: 8 1/4 in. TRS jack outputs
Separate cue mix outputs on 1/4 in. TRS connectors
Separate control room outputs on 1/4 in. TRS connectors
Digital inputs: 1 S/PDIF coaxial input
Digital outputs: 1 S/PDIF coaxial output
Headphone Socket: 1 Headphone output and volume knob on front
Max bit depth, sample rate: 24 bit, 96 kHz
MIDI inputs: 1
MIDI outputs: 1
WDM drivers: Yes
ASIO drivers: Yes

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This product was added to our catalogue on Wednesday 22 June, 2005.

The audio interfaces category contains sound cards and other computer audio input and output devices.

The Presonus FirePod is a member of the audio interfaces category (FireWire connection).

Established in 1986, Phil Rees Music Tech is a UK expert builder of computer systems for music and audio production.

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