|Jul 27, 2004, 12:15 AM||#1|
Audio interface for 12" Powerbook?
I just bought a new 12" pb and i love it. Im looking forward to doing some audio recording and I wondered if anybody can recommend a good simple audio interface for midi and audio. I'd really like something with a built-in preamp so that I can play my guitar directly through it. I need something that works and that wont cost me too much. Any recommendations?
12 Powerbook G4 1.33 GHz
20GB 4G iPod
15GB 3G iPod (broken, but still usably as a portable disk!)
A happy switcher since 7/19/04
Steve Balmer is a jack ass.
|Jul 27, 2004, 02:34 AM||#2|
M-Audio's firewire410 would probably be your best bet.
4 in, 10 out, mic\ 1/4" pre's on the front. and great drivers.
they run about $399. unfortunately getting a good all-in-one with built in preamps isn't going to fit the ultra low-cost zone.
your other option is to get a guitar preamp with line level output and use the 12" PB's built-in 1/8" input.
it IS 24bit and has 2ms latency, and is also quite under rated
MacBook Black 2ghz (Rev A)
20" Aluminum iMac 2.4ghz
|Jul 27, 2004, 04:21 AM||#3|
If you want to hear what the standard inputs are capable of (driven by a small mixer) check out Richard MacLemale Richard told me that he has since bought an Emagic i/f but there is not a great deal of difference between them. So well done Apple!
I use an MBox which is capable of producing some pretty decent results (and comes with Pro Tools) it doesn't have a midi i/f tho.
I hope this helps.
MacIdol.com Music Community
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Audio interfaces that work with the camera connection kit?||cRuNcHiE||iPad||0||Mar 10, 2011 03:40 PM|
|MBP 15 i7 noise with firewire audio interface||offwidafairies||MacBook Pro||3||Feb 6, 2011 07:32 PM|
|Audio Interface for Powerbook||jenmac||Digital Audio||2||Dec 21, 2005 06:09 AM|
|WTT: iBook 1.2ghz 12" for 12" powerbook 1ghz||lfielder06||Marketplace Archive 1 (Posts count)||2||Feb 10, 2005 12:04 PM|
|WTT: decked out 1 ghz 12" iBook G4 & NEW 4G iPod for 12" powerbook g4||mxpiazza||Marketplace Archive 1 (Posts count)||3||Jul 25, 2004 02:44 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:52 PM.