Digital Inputs and Outputs

Connector (S/PDIF)

RCA Phono, 75 Ohm

Formats (S/PDIF and TOSLINK)

S/PDIF (24 bit), IEC 958, Pro-status bits

Connector (ADAT® or TOSLINK)

Optical Pipe

Format (ADAT®)

8-ch. @ 48 kHz, 4-ch. SMUX @ 96 kHz

Digital IO Engine

TCAT DICE II, handling all IO formats

Clock and Jitter

Internal Sample Rates

44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4 and 192 kHz

External Sample Rates

43 to 193 kHz, jitter rejection at all rates

Jitter Rejection Engine

JET™ technology in TCAT DICE II

Jitter Rejection Filter (4th order)

> 3 dB @ 10 Hz, > 100 dB @ 600 Hz

DIO Interface Jitter

< 1 ns peak, BW: 700 Hz to 100 kHz

AD/DA Conversion Jitter

< 42 ps RMS, BW: 100 Hz to 40 kHz

Digital Output Phase (stand-alone and across network)

< 0.5 % of Sample Period

Input Slip Sample Tolerance(all DIs)

+50 % to -50 % of sample period

Processing Delay DIO @ 96/48 kHz

0.15/0.3 ms

Frequency Response DIO

DC to 23.9 kHz ± 0.01 dB @ 48 kHz

Line Inputs Ch. 1, 2, 3, 4

Connectors

1/4" Phone Jack (balanced)

Impedance, Bal./Unbal.

20 kOhm/25 kOhm

Full Scale Input Level @ 0 dBFS

+13 dBu

THD+N

< -100 dB (0.001 %) @ 1 kHz, -1 dBFS

SNR

>111 dB(A), >108 dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz

Freq. Response

+0/-0.5 dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz

Crosstalk

< -100 dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz

ADC

A to D Conversion

24 bit, 128 x oversampling bitstream

A to D Delay

0.68 ms / 0.63 ms @ 44.1 kHz / 48 kHz

Mic. Inputs Ch. 1, 2

Connectors

Neutrik Combo (XLR)

Sensitivity Full Range Pad on/off

-10/+10 dBu <> -52/ -32 dBu

Total Preamp gain

62 dB

Impedance, Pad on/off

2000/1300 ohm

NF @ Rg = 150 ohm, Max. Gain

< 4 dB

EIN @ Rg = 150 ohm, Max. Gain

< -127 dBu

THD+N, Min. Gain

< -100 dB (0.001%) @ 1 kHz, -1 dBFS

SNR, Min. Gain

>109 dB(A), >106 dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz

48 bit Precision EQ

Hi Gain

+/- 12 dB

Hi Frequency

200 Hz to 40 kHz

Hi Bell

On: 6 dB/oct. shelve / Off: Parametric

Hi Mid Gain

+/- 12 dB

Hi Mid Frequency

200 Hz to 20 kHz

Hi Mid Bandwith

0.10 to 4.0

Lo Mid Gain

+/- 12 dB

Lo Mid Frequency

20 Hz to 2 kHz

Lo Mid Bandwidth

0.10 to 4.0

Lo Gain

+/- 12 dB (only available when Lo cut is off)

Lo Frequency

20 Hz - 400 Hz

Lo CUT

On: Cut / Off: 6 dB/oct. shelve

Compression/De-Essing

Compression/De-Essing styles

Female Voice, "SoftFemale Voice", "HardMale Voice", "SoftMale "Voice", "Hard", "Guitar", "Bass", "Speak", "Sax", "Trumpet", "Snare", "Percussion", "All purpose"

Instr. Inputs Ch. 1, 2

Connectors

Neutrik Combo (1/4" Phone Jack)

Sensitivity Range

-25 dBu <> +17 dBu

Total Preamp gain

42 dB

Impedance

1 MOhm

THD+N, Min. Gain

< -100 dB (0.001%) @ 1 kHz, -1 dBFS

SNR, Min. Gain

>107 dB(A), >104 dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz

Crosstalk

< -100 dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz

Monitor/Line Outputs Ch. 1, 2, 3, 4

Connectors

1/4" Phone Jack. Ground sensing design.

Impedance

< 100 Ohm

Level Range (Ch. 1, 2)

-40 dBu <> +12 dBu (analog gain scale)

Fixed Full Scale Range (Ch. 3, 4)

+12 dBu

THD+N

< -94 dB (0.002%) @ 1 kHz, -1 dBFS

SNR

>111 dB(A), >108 dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz

Freq. Response

+0/-0.1 dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz

Crosstalk

< -100 dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz

DAC

D to A Conversion

24 bit, 128 x Oversampling Bitstream

D to A Delay

0.70 ms / 0.65 ms @ 44.1 kHz / 48 kHz

Headphone Outputs

Connectors

2 x 1/4" Phone Jack (Stereo)

Impedance

80 Ohm

Gain Level Range

-80 dBu <> +16 dBu @ 300 ohm (analog gain scale)

THD+N

< -94 dB (0.002%) @ 1 kHz, -1 dBFS

SNR

>103 dB(A), > 100 dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz

Freq. Response

+0/-0.1 dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz

Crosstalk

< -100 dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz

Power @ 40 Ohm Load

200 mW

Power @ 600 Ohm Load

93 mW

EMC

Complies With

EN 55103-1 and EN 55103-2, FCC part 15 Class B, CISPR 22 Class B

Certified To

IEC 60065, EN 60065, UL60065 and CSA E60065 CSA FILE #LR108093

Environment

Operating Temperature

32° F to 122° F (0° C to 50° C)

Storage Temperature

-22° F to 167° F (-30° C to 70° C)

Humidity

Max. 90 % non-condensing

Control Interface

MIDI

In/Out: 5 Pin DIN

FireWire (DAW)

IEEE 1394a, IEC 61883

General

Dimensions (W x H x D)

9.28" x 2.48" x 9.5" (235.8 x 63 x 241.2 mm)

Weight

3.3 lb. (1.5 kg)

Finish

Acrylic front panel. Plated and coated steel back plate. Rubber coated soft touch cover surrounding metal chassis.

PPM Meter (Ch. 1, 2)

3 LEDs per channel

Mains Power Supply (included)

12V DC, Adapter for 90 to 240 VAC, 50 to 60 Hz (auto select)

FireWire bus-powered

8 to 30 VDC

Power Consumption

<14 W