high-speed USB 2.0 interface > 24-bit/96kHz professional audio on all I/O simultaneously
MX Core™ DSP technology > flexible channel routing, monitor sub-mixing, and effects processing
8 preamps with award-winning M-Audio Octane™ technology > premium input circuitry for recording an entire band
compatible with Mac and PC > works with most audio production software
Designed for comprehensive studio work, the Fast Track® Ultra 8R audio/MIDI interface delivers 8 x 8 I/O, high-speed USB 2.0 connectivity, MX Core™ DSP mixing/effects and eight preamps with award-winning Octane™ technology. Record drum kits and full bands on all eight inputs simultaneously—with superior 24-bit/96kHz fidelity. The on-board MX Core DSP mixer processes eight hardware inputs and eight software returns to the eight hardware outputs, expanding the total I/O to an impressive 16 x 8 configuration and delivering flexible routing and monitoring with delay and reverb. With reliable, low-latency M-Audio drivers and compatibility with most major recording software, the Fast Track Ultra 8R puts the core of your powerful project studio in a single rack-mount unit.