Antelope MP32 32-Channel Microphone Preamp & Orion 32 Multi-Channel AD/DA Converter

Antelope MP32 32-Channel Microphone Preamp & Orion 32 Multi-Channel AD/DA Converter

Antelope MP32 32-Channel Microphone Preamp & Orion 32 Multi-Channel AD/DA Converter

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  • 1Description

The MP32 32-Channel Microphone Preamp & Orion 32 Multi-Channel AD/DA Converter from Antelope includes the 2RU MP32 32-Channel Microphone Preamp unit and the 1 RU Orion 32 Multi-Channel AD/DA Converter. The Preamp provides 32 channels of software-controllable analog microphone and line level amplification. The Converter operates as the central hub for an audio recording and mixing system by offering 32 channels of AD/DA conversion, and also functions as the master clock.

  • Orion 32 Multi-Channel AD/DA Converter

    The Orion 32 Multi-Channel AD/DA Converter from Antelope Audio operates as the central hub for an audio recording and mixing system by offering 32 channels of AD/DA conversion. It also functions as the master clock with its 64-bit Acoustically Focused Clocking technology, oven-controlled oscillator, and four word clock outputs. It allows up to 32 channels of 192 kHz audio to stream in and out via its USB 2.0 interface, and can be connected to a PC, Mac, or an iPad running USB-enabled audio applications. The Orion 32 also features fiber-optic MADI inputs and outputs, for passing up to 32 channels of 96 kHz audio to external MADI gear. Two ADAT input ports and two ADAT output ports supply up to 16 channels of 48 kHz audio, and 32 channels of analog audio inputs and outputs are supplied on Tascam-compatible D-SUB connectors, all in a single rack space design.

    A standard word clock input is provided on a BNC connector, in order to utilize an external clock
    A 10 MHz clock input is also provided on BNC, to utilize an external Atomic Clock, such as the separately available Antelope Isochrone 10M
    The custom-built USB chip allows low-latency operation on both PC and Mac platforms
    The abundance of inputs and outputs on the Orion 32 provide versatile routing options, which can be managed with a supplied software interface
    You can save five presets with various routing and settings options, and instantly recall them with five hardware- and software-based buttons
    UPC: 853744004199
  • MP32 32-Channel Microphone Preamp

    Designed to provide console-grade transparent microphone preamplification for their Orion32 audio interface as well as other systems, the MP32 32-Channel Microphone Preamp from Antelope provides 32 channels of software-controllable analog microphone and line level amplification in a 2U rackmount package. It features 32 combo XLR/TRS inputs on its front panel, each of which accepts both microphone or line-level inputs, with channels 1 to 4 also accepting Hi-Z instrument level sources. Each channel boasts a low THD + N level of -110.5 dB and provides up to 68 dB of gain in 1 dB steps and independently assignable 48V phantom power.

    All of the MP32's parameters are controllable via their control panel software for Mac or Windows computers, which also provides individual VU style metering for the unit. The preamp's 32 line-level outputs are on 4 D-Sub 25 connectors.

    32-channel console-grade mic pres at line dual stage amplifier input
    Channels 1 to 4 can function as Hi-Z inputs
    Independently assignable phantom power
    4x D-SUB-25 connector (32-channel outs)
    USB Full Speed interface for software control panel
    Control Panel software for Windows and OS X, which provides mic pre level adjustment of +/-1 dB, 4 channel Hi-Z control, phantom power control (+48V), and allows you to switch mic pre / line amplifier range +/-1 dB
    UPC: 853744004274
In the Box
Bundle Items
  • USB Cable
  • Power Cable
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
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  • 1Description
  • Orion 32 Multi-Channel AD/DA Converter
    Inputs Analog:
    4x D-SUB 25 (32 channels)

    Digital:
    1x MADI
    2x ADAT
    1x S/PDIF
    Outputs Analog:
    4x D-SUB 25 (32 channels)

    Digital:
    1x MADI
    2x ADAT
    1x S/PDIF
    Connectivity 1x USB 2.0, type B
    Bandwidth USB: Up to 480 Mb/s, 32 channels at 192 kHz on PC, 24 channels at 192 kHz on Mac
    MADI: Up to 64 channels at 48 kHz, 32 channels at 96 kHz, 16 channels at 192 kHz
    ADAT: Up to 16 channels at 48 kHz, 8 channels at 96 kHz, 4 channels at 192 kHz
    S/PDIF: Up to 2 channels at 192 kHz
    Word Clock 1x 10M atomic clock input @ 75 Ohms 3Vpp on BNC 44.1 to 192 kHz
    1x Word clock input @ 75 Ohms 3Vpp on BNC 44.1 to 192 kHz
    4x Word clock outputs @ 75 Ohms 3Vpp on BNC 44.1 to 192 kHz square wave signal
    D/A Converter Dynamic Range: 118 dB
    THD+N: -98 dB
    A/D Converter Dynamic Range: 118 dB
    THD+N: -105 dB
    Clock Clocking System: 4th Generation Acoustically Focused Clocking, 64-bit DDS, Oven Controlled Crystal Oscillator

    Clocking Stability: <+/-0.02 ppm, oven controlled at 148.1°F / 64.5°C

    Clock Aging: < 1 ppm per year

    Clock Calibration: <+/-0.001 ppm

    Atomic Clock Input: 10 MHz @ 1Vpp, BNC
    Sample Rates 32, 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4, 192 kHz
    Operating Temperature 32 to 122°F (0 to 50°C)
    Power Supply AC universal input 95 to 245VAC
    20 W max consumption
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 19 x 1.75 x 8.66" (483 x 44 x 220 mm)
    Weight 6.6 lb (3 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 25.3 x 13.7 x 4.3"
  • MP32 32-Channel Microphone Preamp
    Inputs
    Analog Inputs 32x Mic/line-level XLR/TRS combo inputs
    4x Hi-Z inputs (channels 1 - 4)
    XLR Input: +21 dBu Max, balanced
    1/4" TRS Line/Hi-Z Input: +45 dBu Max, balanced
    Outputs
    Analog Outputs 32x Line-level outputs on 4 D-SUB 25 connectors
    +27 dBu Max
    50 ohms
    USB Full-Speed; Data stream of 12 mbps, control panel only, Type B
    Mic Preamp
    Gain Mic Pre/Line: Programmable gain, +15 to 68 dB in 1 dB steps
    Line: Programmable gain, +15 to 45 dB in 1 dB steps
    THD + N -110.5 dB
    General
    Operating Temperature 32 to 122°F (0 to 50°C)
    Power Supply Nominal 100 - 120 / 220 - 240 V AC, 50 or 60 Hz
    Actual 95 - 264 V AC, 50 or 60 Hz
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 19 x 3.5 x 8.3" (482 x 88 x 210 mm), approximate
    2U
    Weight 9 lb (4.25 kg), approximate
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 25.1 x 13.5 x 6.0"
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