Focusrite Saffire PRO 40 Audio Interface

Focusrite Saffire PRO 40 Firewire Interface, 8 Mic Preamps, 96 kHz, 24 Bit

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Product Overview Scan Pro Audio Recommended : The new V4 Drivers have made a massive difference to the Saffire range's low latency performance.
For best results use with Desktop PC's, using a Texas Instuments firewire chipset.
They are also great on firewire equipped Apple Mac's (Mac Pro Desktops, iMacs and Laptops), but don't forget a 800 to 400 converter cable
They are also confirmed fully compatible with the Thunderbolt to Firewire Adapter


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Focusrite Saffire PRO 40 Audio Interface
The Focusrite Saffire PRO 40 represents the new generation of Focusrite multi-channel FireWire/Thunderbolt audio interface. It is the best-sounding interface in its class; attentively designed with today’s project studio in mind.

Focusrite's unparalleled preamp legacy forms the foundation of this new interface, with eight award-winning Focusrite preamps. These are combined with the very latest in FireWire interfacing technology to deliver seamless integration, excellent routing flexibility and future-proof, rock-solid driver stability.

With Saffire PRO 40, sonic integrity reigns supreme.
The eight Focusite preamps ensure low noise and distortion, whilst quality digital conversion and JetPLL™ jitter-reduction technology ensure pristine audio quality as your audio flows between the analogue and digital domains.

Alongside the eight Focusrite preamps are a host of additional I/O options; 10 analogue outputs, ADAT I/O, stereo S/PDIF and two virtual ‘loopback’ inputs for routing digital audio between software applications. Every channel features phantom power, with the first two channels also featuring -9dB pads for additional headroom. Front panel five-step LED metering for each analogue input offers accurate viewing of levels.

Saffire MixControl, the ultra-low-latency 18 x 16 DSP Mixer/Router software provided with Saffire PRO 40, sets a new standard at this price point for audio interface control. It features unparalleled output routing and monitoring, as well as intuitive one-click options, a clear and concise mixing layout and large on-screen metering for inputs, outputs and submixes.

Two independent headphone buses are provided, each with their own level controls available on the front panel. A dedicated stereo monitor mix output features pads for improved sound quality when connected to active monitor speakers. An 'anti-thump' circuit protects your monitor speakers from spikes when booting up or shutting down. Front panel controls include a main monitor dial with dim and mute switches, all of which fully integrate with customisable software to cover every possible monitoring need, providing a set of controls for any set-up from basic stereo to full 7.1 surround.

More information can be found in the PDF below:
Manual Features Eight high-quality award-winning Focusrite preamps
The best sounding interface in its class. Focusrite's unparalleled preamp legacy forms the foundation of this new interface, with eight award-winning Focusrite preamps.

High-quality 24-bit/96kHz FireWire/Thunderbolt™* interface
Features high quality A-D / D-A conversion and JetPLL™ jitter reduction technology; pristine audio quality and reliable synchronisation are guaranteed.

Total I/O count of 20 inputs and 20 outputs
A host of I/O options are provided*, including a unique 'loopback' facility for routing audio between software applications via Saffire MixControl.

The Focusrite Plug-in Suite
Upgrade your standard sequencer effects and bring a touch of class to your session with all-new Focusrite Compression, Reverb, Gating and EQ VST/AU plug-ins.

Two separate headphone buses
Two artists can receive independent and fully customised monitor mixes. Each output has an independent level control available on the front panel.

Saffire MixControl ultra-low-latency DSP mixer/router
Routing flexibility and intuitive one-click set-up solutions; Saffire MixControl provides an 18 x 16 DSP mixer with excellent output routing and monitoring capabilities.

Unmatched routing flexibility
Saffire PRO 40 is the most flexible interface in its class, able to adapt to any recording session quickly and intuitively.
The user is able to route any input signal or DAW output, or a mix of both, to any of the 20 outputs.
Specifications
Computer Interface Type FW 400
Analogue Inputs (Total) 8
Analogue Outputs (Total) 10
Connections (Input)
  • 1 x ADAT Optical
  • 1 x MIDI
  • 1 x S/PDIF Coaxial
  • 8 x XLR / Jack Combo
Mic Preamps (Max) 8
Instrument Inputs (Max) 2
Phantom Power Yes
Sample Rate (Max) 96 kHz
Bit Resolution 24
iPad Compatible No
Dynamic Range 109 dB
Connections (Output)
  • 10 x 6.35mm (1/4") Jack
  • 1 x ADAT Optical
  • 2 x Headphone (TRS 6.35mm Jack)
  • 1 x MIDI
  • 1 x S/PDIF Coaxial
Dimensions (mm) 482 x 45 x 265 mm WxHxD
DSP Processing No
Misc. Notes  
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Details
Duration:
12 months
Type:
Return to base
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
1 months
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