Sound Devices MixPre-6 Mix Pre 6 Portable Audio Recorder
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What's in the Box
- MixPre-6 Audio Recorder with USB Interface
- MX-4AA Battery Sled
- Y-Cable (1 USB-C to 2 USB-A)
MixPre 6 Audio Recorder with USB Audio Interface
- 6 inputs/8 tracks (6 channels + mix)
- WAV Poly
- Records to SD, SDHC, SDXC
Kashmir Mic Mic Preamps
The MixPre-6 features Sound Devices’ groundbreaking Kashmir™ microphone preamps. These high-performance, ultra-low-noise, discrete, Class-A mic preamps were custom-engineered by Sound Devices. The Kashmir mic preamps feature a -130dBV noise floor, analog limiters, and new 32-bit A-to-D converters, and ensure the highest quality audio recordings that far surpass those of other recorders using simple off-the-shelf IC-based mic preamps.
Powerful USB Audio Streaming
Record while streaming USB audio at the same time. The versatile MixPre-6 makes an excellent USB audio interface, with the unique ability to record audio to an SD card while simultaneously streaming multiple channels of audio via USB. Handy for interviews, podcasts, or simply as a backup recorder to your computer, the MixPre-6 can be used to record Skype or Facetime interviews, and record audio for podcasts or video blogs.
Easy to Use
Pocket-sized, unintimidating design. The MixPre-6 is the first of its kind to offer a sunlight-readable, color, IPS LCD with touch-screen technology for easy navigation. With built-in Bluetooth Smart® technology, the MixPre recorders also provide full remote control and metering via mobile devices, using Sound Devices free Wingman app.
For the ultimate in portability and convenience, the MixPre-6 offers multiple powering options. From AA cells to Li-Ion batteries for all day recording, to powering from a computer or AC wall outlet, the MixPre Series are ready when you are.
|Frequency Response||10 Hz to 80 kHz ± 0.5dB @ 192 kHz sample rate|
|THD + Noise||0.05% max @1KHz|
|ADC Dynamic Range||120 dB|
|Equivalent Input Noise||-130 dBV (A)|
|Input Types||Mic/Line: XLR/TRS combo; active-balanced; impedance 4Kohm
Aux/Mic In: 3.5mm jack; 2ch line unbalanced, input impedance 100Kohm
Mic plug-in power: 3V, input impedance 3k
USB audio: 4ch
|Maximum Input Level||XLR/TRS combo Mic: 14 dBu
XLR/TRS combo Line: 40 dBu
|Low Cut Filters||80 to 240 Hz adjustable; 18 dB/oct|
|Microphone Powering||48 V Phantom: 10mA max per channel|
|Limiters||First stage: Analog, All other: Digital|
|A-to-D Conversion||32 bit|
|Stereo Out||2ch unbalanced stereo 3.5 mm for use with > 6k ohm inputs
Max Stereo Out Level: +7.8dBu 100Kohm load
Headphones Out: 3.5 mm Stereo
|USB||Audio Interface (USB-C): 8-in/4-out; 44.1 to 96 kHz; 16/24-bit; Class-compliant USB 2.0 high speed or ASIO (supplied)
Mass Storage (USB-C): USB 2.0 high speed
Keyboard (USB-A): Text entry and control
|Maximum Record Tracks||8 Tracks: Stereo mix + 6 ISOs|
|Sampling Frequency||44.1 kHz
|Bit Depth||16, 24|
|Recording Storage||Type: SD, SDXC, SDHC Card
Max Storage Size: 512 GB (SDXC)
Card format: FAT32 (32GB or less) or exFAT (>32GB)
|File Type||WAV (Broadcast Wave File Format) with embedded timecode stamp and metadata|
|Timecode||Modes Supported: Time of Day; LTC via Aux In 1/2; HDMI TC In
Frame Rates: Auto-detects the following 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97nd, 29.97dF, 30
HDMI TC Input: From cameras that output timecode over HDMI
|Remote Control||Bluetooth Smart: Wireless control using Wingman app
HDMI: Auto-record start/stop trigger from cameras that output record flag over HDMI
Timecode: Auto-record start/stop trigger via Aux In timecode
|Touch Screen||320x240, color, sunlight-viewable IPS LCD|
|Power||AA Batteries: (4) x AA sled (included); (8) x AA sled (optional accessory). NiMH recommended
From computer: Bus-powered via USB-C port; use MX-USBY cable (included), connects one USB-C to two USB-A ports
AC Adapter: MX-Charge (not included) Power supply wall adapter w/ USB-C connector; 15W; has 4 adapter plugs for US, UK, AU & Europe
L-Mount: Optional sled for 2x (hot-swappable) Sony L-type Li-ion batteries
|Environmental||Operating: -20°C to 60°C, 0 to 90% relative humidity; (non-condensing)
Storage: -40°C to 85°C
|Dimensions and Weight||Dimensions: 166 mm x 118 mm x 36 mm (H x W x D); 6.53” x 4.65” x 1.40”
Weight: .56 kg; 19.9 oz. (unpackaged, without batteries)
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