Presonus STUDIOLIVE AR16C, 16 channel USB-C Audio Interface Mixer and Stereo SD Recorder

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The Presonus STUDIOLIVE AR16C is a 16-channel USB-C Audio Interface Mixer and Stereo SD Recorder. With a pristine analog front-end, 12 high-gain XMAX mic preamps, and an 18x4, 24-bit, 96 kHz, USB-C-compatible USB 2.0 audio interface, its hybrid design makes it simple to record studio productions and mix live shows from a single intuitive console. Add in a musical three-band analog EQ, mic/line boost for low-level vintage synths and broadcast microphones, all-new digital effects with rich reverbs and lush delays, Bluetooth connectivity, and a stereo SD recorder, and you have a mixing and recording powerhouse that fulfills the needs of both modern musicians and content creators.

A Full-Featured Audio Interface

The StudioLive AR16c audio interface operates at up to 96 kHz for high-definition mixing and recording. Record each of the 16 inputs, plus the main mix, for even more flexible recording options. Play back up to four streams for monitoring previously recorded tracksplus a click. Twelve of PreSonus' lauded XMAX mic preamps provide all the gain you need to capture even the most subtle details without adding noise. The analog mixer front-end makes connecting your gear to your computer intuitive, and creating monitor mixes is quick and easy. With a USB-C connection, your StudioLive AR16c is ready to use as an audio interface for nearly any computer.

A Complete Recording Solution for Studio and Stage

The StudioLive AR16c audio interface and analog mixer is tightly integrated with state-of-the-art recording software to help you realize your creative vision. Record multitrack live performances with one click thanks to PreSonus Capture live-recording software. Create complete studio productions with our award-winning Studio One Artist DAW. With two professional recording applications included with your StudioLive AR16c, you’re ready to record right out of the box.

Effects Without Latency

Monitoring with reverb and delay helps to create better recordings. Any vocalist or guitarist will tell you that a little reverb makes them feel more comfortable while performing. The StudioLive AR16c mixer’s onboard effects processor lets you add high-quality reverb, delay, or chorus to any channel for a professional monitor mix. Like what you hear in your headphones? Record the main mix and capture the effects mix, too with or without the dry channels to blend with your multitrack recording. Experiment in post-production to your heart's content.

Product Specifications:

Type: Analog Mixer with USB Interface

Channels: 16

Computer Connectivity: USB (18 x 4)

A/D Resolution: 24-bit/96kHz

Faders: 17 x 60mm

Inputs - Mic Preamps: 12 x XLR

Phantom Power: Global

Aux Sends: 2 x Aux (pre), 1 x FX (post), AFL Solo

Send/Return I/O: 2 x 1/4" (aux send), 1 x 1/4" (FX send)

Inserts: 2 x 1/4" (channel)

Headphones: 1 x 1/4" TRS

USB: 1 x USB-C 2.0

Other I/O: 1 x 1/4" (footswitch)

Power Source: Standard IEC AC cable

Height: 3.5"

Width: 18.9" (chassis)

Depth: 15.6"

Weight: 14.1 lbs.

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