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Audient ASP880 8 Channel Microphone Preamplifier and ADC Used  From Audient

8-channels of incredibly clean and clear Class A mic preamps PLUS A/D conversion! The ASP880 is the perfect 8-channel preamp expansion unit for the highest quality drum and live band recording! 

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Audient ASP880 8 Channel Microphone Preamplifier and ADC

The ASP880 provides eight of Audient's renowned console mic pres, pristine converter technology and a versatile feature set that includes Variable Impedance and Variable High Pass Filters. All in a 1RU rack! 8-channels of incredibly clean and clear Class A mic preamps PLUS A/D conversion! The ASP880 is the perfect 8-channel preamp expansion unit for the highest quality drum and live band recording! This Preamp is available for SoundPure's Try-Before-You-Buy Program so if you want to hear how it sounds in your studio, shoot us an email at ProAudio@SoundPure.com or call us anytime at 919.682.5552. Thanks for watching!

Manufacturer's Description from Audient

ASP880 provides eight of Audient's renowned console mic pres, pristine converter technology and a versatile feature set that includes Variable Impedance and Variable High Pass Filters. All in a 1RU rack!

Features

  • 8 Audient Console Mic Pres
  • All new, Burr Brown AD converter technology
  • Variable Input Impedance
  • Variable High Pass Filters
  • 8 Insert points between the mic preamps and AD converters
  • 2 Channels of Class-A Discrete JFET D.I instrument inputs
  • Digital Outputs - ADAT, AES & S/PDIF
Audient

About Manufacturer

Audient was founded in 1997 and has become universally recognised for producing award winning, innovative products for music recording and production. The company is renowned worldwide for delivering quality, affordable products that are in-tune with users working preferences and which deliver outstanding audio quality and ergonomic elegance.

 

Based in Hampshire, England, Audient draws on a unique pool of design talent that combines unrivalled development expertise with a deep understanding of what is important to our customers.

 

Audient's products are designed with passion, manufactured with pride and distributed internationally by professionals who share the goal of delivering products that "simply sound great."

Specifications

MICROPHONE PREAMPLIFIERS:

 (measured to insert send)

 MIC GAIN:-10 to +60dB (-10dB Pad)

LINE GAIN:-16 to +44dB (-10dB Pad)*

PHANTOM POWER:48v +/-4v @ 10mA/Channel

MIC EIN:<-127.5dBu

CMRR:>80dB @ 100 to 10kHz

MAXIMUM INPUT LEVEL:+22dBu (+32dBu with Pad)

INPUT IMPEDANCE:Mic LO: 220Ω Balanced Mic MED: 1k2Ω Balanced Mic HI: 2k8Ω Balanced Line (All Z): >6kΩ Balanced

FREQUENCY RESPONSE:+/-0.5dB 10Hz to 100kHz

CROSSTALK:<-85dBu @ 1kHz & 10kHz

THD+N @ 0dBu (1kHz):0.003% (-90.5dBu)

SNR:>90dB

HPF:Sweepable from 25Hz to 250 Hz, 2nd Order (12dB/Octave)

XLR:Pin 2 (Hot), Pin 3 (Cold) & Pin 1 (Shield)

1/4” JACK:TIP (Hot), RING (Cold) & SLEEVE (Shield)

* Line input level at the combi jacks will be affected by the input impedance switch position, this can be used as a second pad control to adjust line input ranges on all channels.

 

DISCRETE JFET D.I (Channels 1 & 2):

 

(measured to line outputs / insert send)

 

D.I GAIN:-10 to +60 dB (-10dB Pad)

MAXIMUM INPUT LEVEL:+16dBu (typical), +22dBu

INPUT IMPEDANCE:1MegΩ Unbalanced

FREQUENCY RESPONSE:+/-0.5dB 10Hz to 50kHz

THD+N @ 0dBu (1kHz):<0.03% (-70dBu)

SNR:89dB

1/4” JACK:TIP (Hot) & SLEEVE (Shield)

LINE OUTPUTS (Insert Sends):

 

MAXIMUM OUTPUT LEVEL:

+27.5dBu

OUTPUT IMPEDANCE:

<100Ω Balanced

ADC LINE INPUTS (Insert Returns):

 

(measured at optical output under AES-17)

 

MAXIMUM INPUT LEVEL:+18dBu

DIGITAL REFERENCE LEVEL:0dBFS = +18dBu

INPUT IMPEDANCE:>10kΩ Balanced

FREQUENCY RESPONSE:+/-0.5dB 10Hz to Fs/2

CROSSTALK:<-80dBu @ 1kHz & 10kHz

THD+N @ -1dBFS (1kHz):<0.002% (-94dB)

THD+N @ -6dBFS (1kHz):<0.002% (-94dB)

DYNAMIC RANGE:113dB un-weighted

115dB A-weighted

PEAK LED LINEUP:+16dBu (-2dBFS)

SIGNAL LED LINEUP:Variable Brightness from -30dBu to -10dBu (-28dBFS)

DIGITAL i/o:

 

ADAT 8 CHANNELS SMUX:44.1 - 96kHz

AES | S/PDIF 8 CHANNELS:44.1 - 96kHz

CLOCKInternal or External

WORLDCLOCK INPUT75Ω BNC

Optional 75Ω Termination

POWER SUPPLY:

 

High stability, low noise internal SMPS

Fanless, quiet operation

Works anywhere in the world without reconfiguring

LINE VOLTAGES:90 to 264V (a.c)

INTERNAL RAILS:+/-18VDC, +48VDC & +5VDC

FUSE:T1A (1Amp Time Delay)

CONSUMPTION:Maximum 40 Watts

WEIGHT:

4.0kg

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