If you’re at all familiar with audio interfaces, you’ve probably encountered an interface that looks at least vaguely similar to this one. That is, a single rack unit, with 8 microphone preamps. Extremely convenient if you’re recording live bands, especially those with acoustic drum kits that require a lot of microphones.
But does the world need another 8 mic input recording interface? Is there any room for innovation in this space? We asked ourselves these questions and were pleasantly surprised by Arturia’s latest offering, so here are 8 unexpectedly interesting things about the AudioFuse 8Pre.
** Correction on specs in the video: AD/DA converters are spec’d to 96kHz sampling rate, not 192kHz