Focusrite Scarlett 8i6 3rd Gen USB Audio Interface

was $359.99 Special Price $299.99
USB 2.0 Audio Interface, 8-in/6-out, 24-bit/192kHz, with 2 Mic/Instrument Inputs, Switchable Air Mode, 4 Line Inputs/Outputs, MIDI and S/PDIF I/O, 12V Power Supply, and Bundled Software - Mac/Win
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SKU
Scarlett 8i6 3G

Features:

  • High-performance 24-bit/192kHz converters
  • 2 upgraded 3rd-generation Scarlett mic preamps with switchable Air mode
  • 2 high-headroom instrument inputs for bass, guitar, or synths
  • Rear panel: 4 balanced line inputs, 4 balanced line outputs, MIDI I/O, S/PDIF I/O
  • Unique, intuitive halo level indicators for optimized gain staging
  • Super-low latency lets you monitor with native plug-in effects in real time
  • Direct Monitor circuit for monitoring your input with guaranteed low latency
  • Virtual loopback makes podcasting, live streaming, and sampling easy
  • Headphone output with independent level control
  • 12V DC power supply included for reliable performance
  • Quick Start tool for easy setup and configuration
  • Free 3-month Splice Sounds subscription
  • Comprehensive software bundle for professional music production
  • 3-year warranty

Maximize Your Studio Potential with the Focusrite Scarlett 8i6 Audio Interface
The Focusrite Scarlett 8i6 audio interface is a compact studio solution that offers extensive connectivity, allowing you to keep all your hardware plugged in and ready to go. Whether you're a musician, producer, podcaster, or content creator, the Scarlett 8i6 provides the versatility and performance you need to produce great-sounding music, professional-level podcasts, and compelling content. Equipped with two award-winning Focusrite mic/instrument preamps with convenient combo inputs on the front panel, and four balanced line inputs, four balanced line outputs, MIDI, and S/PDIF I/O on the back panel, this audio interface delivers exceptional audio quality and flexibility.

Advanced 3rd-Generation Scarlett Technology for Superior Sound
The third-generation Focusrite Scarlett 8i6 boasts impressive upgrades, including two upgraded Scarlett mic preamps, high-performance 24-bit/192kHz AD/DA converters, optimized preamp gain structure, vanishingly low latency, and instrument inputs capable of handling even the hottest pickups. Additionally, the mic preamps now feature the acclaimed Air mode, which emulates the legendary ISA console transformer, adding brightness and openness to your vocal and instrument recordings. As a foundation for your home or mobile studio, the Scarlett 8i6 takes your recording sessions to new heights.

Enhanced Design and Performance
The Scarlett 8i6 features a sleek exterior design while housing substantial improvements under the hood. With sample rates up to 192kHz, you get studio-grade sound quality wherever you go. Focusrite has integrated the renowned Air circuit into the Scarlett mic preamps, and the instrument inputs are re-engineered to handle even the hottest active pickups. Moreover, analog protection circuitry has been wired across the inputs and outputs, providing added protection against damaging power surges, ensuring the interface's durability and reliability.

Real-Time Monitoring and Intuitive Features
Experience a great-sounding monitor mix with the Scarlett 8i6's super-low latency, allowing you to monitor with native plug-in effects in real time, leading to better performances and inspiring recordings. The Direct Monitor circuit provides simplicity and convenience for monitoring your input with guaranteed low latency. The interface is also equipped with innovative halo indicators that provide visual feedback on your signal levels, guiding you to achieve optimal gain staging and avoid distortion.

Comprehensive Software Bundle for Professional Productions
The Focusrite Scarlett 8i6 audio interface comes with an impressive software bundle headlined by a 3-month Avid Pro Tools Artist subscription and Ableton Live Lite. Additionally, Focusrite has partnered with Splice to offer a free 3-month Splice Sounds subscription, granting access to millions of high-quality, royalty-free loops, one-shots, and presets from top sound designers, artists, and producers. The Focusrite Hitmaker Expansion further enhances your productions with a range of powerful plugins.

More Information
MPN Scarlett 8i6 3G
UPC / EAN 815301005193
Brand Focusrite
Product Condition New
Availability Out of Stock