Baton Rouge, LA (July 12, 2017)—PreSonus is now shipping its Studio 26 and Studio 68 USB 2.0 audio/MIDI interfaces. Both interfaces record at up to 24-bit, 192 kHz resolution and feature PreSonus’ XMAX microphone preamps, "ultra-low" jitter clocking, and MIDI I/O. As with all PreSonus recording systems, Studio-series interfaces come with the company’s Studio One Artist DAW software and Studio Magic Plug-in Suite for Mac and Windows. Notably, the Studio Magic bundle includes seven plug-ins in VST, AU, and AAX formats.
Key features of the Studio 26 2x4 bus-powered audio/MIDI interface ($199 street) include two front-panel combo mic and switchable line/instrument inputs with phantom power; L/R main outputs; two balanced line outputs for monitor mixing; input and output level LED meters; and a Cue Mix A/B function for toggling between two mixes while monitoring via headphones.
Key features of the Studio 68 6-in, 6-out audio/MIDI interface ($299 street) include dual front-panel combo mic/line/instrument inputs; dual rear-panel mic/line inputs; L/R main outputs; two balanced line outputs for monitor mixing or speaker switching; S/PDIF I/O; and the aforementioned Cue Mix A/B function.