Focusrite Clarett 8PreX Thunderbolt Audio Interface (B Stock - Under Full Warranty)

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The Focusrite Clarett, the Best Sounding, Fastest Thunderbolt Interfaces
Combining a passion for sound quality with the very latest in Thunderbolt technology, the Clarett range features brand new transformer-modeled preamps, crystal clear conversion, and interface latency so negligible that you can monitor and track within your software without any noticeable delay.

A New Standard for Your Recording Studio
Focusrite has created some of the best audio interfaces in the world. Now, their obsession for sound quality is reaching into the world of Thunderbolt with the release of a range of audio interfaces that combine a new preamp design with the very latest in Thunderbolt technology, to offer exceptional sound quality with an unparalleled interface latency of under 1ms.

Focusrite's Clarett interfaces offer crystal clear conversion, 24-bit, 192kHz sample rates and world class dynamic range. Equally, their Clarett mic preamps replicate the impedance and transformer resonance of the original ISAs, resulting in exceptional clarity and the signature sound for which Focusrite has become famous.

Modern Preamps with Classic Heritage
The brand new Clarett preamps models the impedance and transformer resonance of the iconic Focusrite ISAs. This gives you the same exceptional clarity and signature sound at the touch of a button. In addition, new custom potentiometers deliver superior linear gain.

Every Clarett interface boasts the same unrivaled dynamic range and crystal clear conversion, to capture every nuance of your sound.

Comprehensive attention to sound quality, combined with unmatched Thunderbolt latency performance that unlocks the real-time processing power of your DAW, makes the new Focusrite Clarett range truly... The best-sounding, lowest latency interfaces.

Remote control from iPhone or iPad
Download the free Focusrite iOS Control app and adjust cue mixes created with the Focusrite Control desktop app remotely from an iPad, iPhone or iPod touch.

  • Clarett 8PreX
    • 26 in / 28 out
    • Designed for studio rackmounts
    • Extended ADAT i/o
    • Seperate rear panel inputs for mic and line
    • Dedicated phantom power
    • Phase reverse and high pass filters on every channel
  • Features
    • Clarett preamps model the classic ISA design
    • Mic Pre EIN = -128dB
    • World class dynamic range: 116dB A/D and 118dB D/A
    • Latest Thunderbolt technology ensures interface latency of under 1ms
    • 24-bit, 192 kHz sample rates
    • Flagship Clarett 8Pre X designed for permanent professional studio install
    • 64-bit AAX, AU and VST compatible Red 2 and Red 3 Plug-in Suite
    • Detailed metering
    • Includes MIDI i/o
    • Mac and PC Compatible (Thunderbolt port required)

Included Plug-Ins
When you purchase a Scarlett or Clarett interface, not only are you getting incredible hardware, but when you register your product with Focusrite, you have access to hundreds of dollars worth of free plug-ins, including iOS Control, Focusrite Red and Softube Time and Tone software packages.

The Red 2 & Red 3 Plug-in Suite
This suite accurately models Focusrite's classic Red range equalizer and compressor hardware, letting you exploit the originals' famous sound, conveniently from within your audio software. Coveted by producers and engineers for their exceptional clarity and versatility, the original Red 2 and Red 3 remain prized fixtures in professional recording studios the world over. Now, you can use these revered pieces, easily and flexibly, in your own mixes.

Exclusive Softube Plug-in Package 
Focusrite and Softube have teamed up to offer new Focusrite Scarlett and Clarett* owners an exclusive plug-in package—all for free. Softube Time and Tone Pack is a unique plug-in bundle (valued at over $250) which includes four of Softube's world class plug-ins: Drawmer S73 Intelligent Master Processor, TSAR-1R Reverb, Tube Delay, and Saturation Knob.


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