Phoenix Audio N-8 DI 8-Channel Active DI

Phoenix Audio N-8 DI 8-Channel Active DI

Phoenix Audio N-8 DI 8-Channel Active DI

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Product Highlights

  • 8 Channels of Class-A Active DI
  • 1 RU Chassis and Lockable External PSU
  • Jack and Through Jack on Every Channel
  • 20 Hz to 20 kHz Frequency Response
  • 15 dB Pad on Every Channel
  • Phase Reverse on Every Channel
  • 8-Channel Main Outputs on D-Sub
  • 8-Channel Monitor Outputs on D-Sub
  • Offers Brighter, Clearer Sound
  • Individual Ground Earth Lift Switches
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Phoenix Audio N-EIGHT Overview

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The N-8 DI 8-Channel DI from Phoenix Audio is a high-quality, eight-channel active stereo DI with Class-A discrete high-impedance inputs and Class-A discrete transformer-balanced outputs. Providing a gain control that sounds clean, clear, and unrestrained, it can be used with guitars, keyboards, or any input source. In addition, the DI's characteristics are noticeable and are suitable for sweetening the output from a DAW or any other signal source.

The N-8 DI's are built around a fully discrete Class-A circuit design, all handwired with military-grade silver connections into rugged and portable steel boxes. The transformerless input stage assures that signals are delivered into the circuit with no treble roll off or sluggish bass response. You'll hear the full-bodied punchy sounds necessary for delivering the powerful signals of modern music.

The output stage of the N-8 uses Phoenix Audio's DSOP-2 all discrete output amp based on head-designer Dave Rees's TF1 amp, which he developed for use in vintage Neve modules. With its custom-wound DB694 transformer and enormous headroom, the DSOP-2 can be driven to taste. Deliver more gain to achieve a beautifully saturated sound; back off for a cleaner, hi-fi sound; or choose any flavor in-between. Additionally, you'll find the N-8 DI 8-Channel DI to be musical, intuitive, versatile, and capable of breathing new life into any directly injected signal.

Phoenix Audio's Class-A, transformerless input stage, offering ultra-high impedance inputs
Phoenix Audio's transformer-balanced DSOP-2 Class-A discrete output stage with custom wound DB694 output transformer
Stepped output pots for each channel with huge gain range
Pad on every channel (15 dB) with illuminated switch
Phase reverse on every channel with illuminated switch
Earth ground lift on every channel with illuminated switch
Inputs: 1/4" jack (TS) input on the front panel
Inputs: 1/4" jack (TS) through on the front panel
8 channels of DI
Will accept balanced line level for processing of unbalanced signals or can act as a balanced line amp
1 RU chassis rack space, perfect for studio and live applications
8 balanced main outputs on D-Sub (Tascam DA88 wired)
8 balanced monitor outputs on D-Sub (Tascam DA88 wired)
External 24v PSU with lockable connector
UPC: 757440437360
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Phoenix Audio N-8 DI 8-Channel Active DI
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty
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    Phoenix Audio N-EIGHT Specs

    Gain Range 30 dB
    Frequency Response 20 Hz to 20 kHz ±0.5 dB
    Maximum Output +26 dBu at 1 kHz
    Noise -90 dB at 22 Hz to 22 kHz
    Inputs 8 x 1/4" TS Jack on Front Panel
    Output Configuration 8 x Balanced Main Outputs on D-Sub (Tascam DA88 wired)
    8 x Balanced Monitor Outputs on D-Sub (Tascam DA88 wired)
    Rack Space 1 RU
    Dimensions Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Weight Not Specified by Manufacturer

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