M-Audio ProFire 2626 - FireWire Audio Interface

M-Audio ProFire 2626 - FireWire Audio Interface

M-Audio ProFire 2626 - FireWire Audio Interface

B&H # MAPF2626 MFR # 9900-52397-00
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Product Highlights

  • 26 Input/26 Output
  • 8 Preamps
  • ADAT, S/PDIF and Wordclock
  • 24-Bit/192kHz
  • Standalone Mode
  • Mac OS X
  • Windows XP/Vista
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M-Audio ProFire 2626 overview

  • 1Description

The ProFire 2626 from M-Audio is a FireWire based computer audio interface that provides eight microphone preamps along with extensive digital conversion. Building on a legacy of award-winning FireWire audio interfaces, the unit delivers twenty-six simultaneous inputs and outputs each, complete with an onboard DSP mixer sourced from up to fifty-two audio streams. The unit will also function as a standalone preamp and digital converter.

A comprehensive set of connections is provide, including M-Audio's Octane preamp technology on all of the eight analog inputs, along with ADAT, S/PDIF, Wordclock and MIDI I/O. JetPLL jitter elimination technology ensures pristine audio quality and reliable synchronization all the way up to high-definition 24-bit/192kHz resolution, with extremely low latency. Also included are dual headphone outputs and two front-panel 1/4" instrument inputs.

FireWire computer audio interface with twenty-six input and twenty-six output configuration
Up to 24-bit/192kHz operation
Eight XLR/TRS combo jacks on rear panel supporting microphone or line-level signals
Two 1/4" TS front panel instrument input jacks
Eight high-quality preamps utilizing M-Audio's Octane preamp technology
Phantom power, 20dB pads and signal/clip LED indicators for all microphone inputs
Two Stereo 1/4" headphone outputs with individual level controls
Eight balanced 1/4" TRS line-level outputs
Two optical inputs supporting ADAT, S/MUX II, S/MUX IV or S/PDIF 1
Two optical outputs supporting ADAT, S/MUX II, S/MUX IV or S/PDIF 2
RCA coaxial S/PDIF input and output
BNC Wordclock input and output
User-assignable Master Volume knob
Comprehensive software-controlled 18 x 16 DSP mixer and router
Jet PLL synchronization technology provides robust clocking between digital devices
Windows XP/Vista drivers for ASIO, MME/WDM, DirectX and GSIF2 protocols
Mac OS X drivers for Core Audio and Core MIDI
Standalone operation as eight-channel microphone preamplifier, with A/D and D/A convertion
Compatible with Pro Tools M-Powered 7.4 and later (not included)
In the Box
M-Audio ProFire 2626 - FireWire Audio Interface
  • External Power Supply
  • 6-Pin to 6-Pin FireWire Cable
  • 6-Pin to 4-Pin FireWire Cable
  • Breakout Cable for MIDI, Wordclock and S/PDIF
  • Driver and Documentation CD-ROM
  • Ableton Live Lite CD-ROM
  • One (1) Year Warranty
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    • 1Description

    M-Audio ProFire 2626 specs

    Converters 24-bit
    Sample Rates 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4 and 192kHz
    Analog Input 8 x 1/4" TRS/XLR combo Line/Microphone (rear panel)
    2 x 1/4" TS phone Instrument (front panel)
    Analog Output 8 x 1/4" TRS phone Line (rear panel)
    2 x 1/4" TRS phone Headphone (front panel)
    Digital Input 2 x ADAT Lightpipe
    1 x RCA coaxial S/PDIF (via included breakout cable)
    Digital Output 2 x ADAT Lightpipe
    1 x RCA coaxial S/PDIF (via included breakout cable)
    MIDI In/Out 16 Channel I/O (via included breakout cable)
    Sync In/Out BNC Wordclock I/O (via included breakout cable)
    Headphone Output Two outputs with independent volume controls
    THD + N Mic Input: 0.0011% (-99dB), 1kHz, -1dBFS
    Line Input: 0.0008% (-102dB), 1kHz, -1dBFS
    Inst. Input: 0.0014% (-97dB), 1kHz, -1dBFS
    Line Output: 0.0013% (-98dB), 1kHz, -1dBFS
    Dynamic Range Mic Input: 109dB, A-weighted
    Line Input: 110dB, A-weighted
    Inst. Input: 108dB, A-weighted
    Line Output: 110dB, A-weighted
    Frequency Response 20Hz to 22kHz, +/- 0.1dB
    System Requirements Mac:
    G4 1GHz (G4 accelerator cards not supported - G5 required for sample rates above 96kHz)
    OS X 10.4.10, 10.5.1
    512MB RAM
    FireWire 400 (IEEE 1394a) port
    G5 2GHz
    OS X 10.4.10
    1GB RAM
    FireWire 400 (IEEE 1394a) port

    Pentium IV 1.6GHz
    Windows XP (SP2), Vista (32-bit)
    512MB RAM (1GB for Windows Vista)
    FireWire 400 (IEEE 1394a) port
    Pentium IV 2GHz
    Windows XP (SP2), Vista (32-bit)
    1GB RAM
    FireWire 400 (IEEE 1394a) port

    Dimensions (WxDxH) 19" IU rackmount chassis
    Weight Not specified by manufacturer
    Specialties User-assignable master volume knob
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 22.5 x 15.2 x 4.4"

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