The Sound Devices MixPre-6 USB Audio Interface is a USB audio recorder and mixer interface featuring a 10Hz-80kHz frequency response, a 192kHz/24bit resolution, and touch screen control interface. The MixPre-6 is a lightweight, high-resolution audio recorder with integrated USB audio streaming that offers sound quality combined with extreme durability.
The MixPre-6 features Sound Devices' Kashmir microphone preamps with high-performance, ultra-low-noise, discrete, Class-A mic preamps hand-crafted by Sound Devices. These Kashmir mic preamps feature a -130dBV noise floor, analogue limiters, and 32-bit A-to-D converters to ensure the highest quality audio recordings that far surpass those of other recorders using simple off-the-shelf IC-based mic preamps.
The MixPre-6 is a high quality USB audio interface offering the unique ability to record audio to an SD card whilst simultaneously streaming multiple channels of audio via USB. Featuring a responsive capacitive touch screen for incredibly simple and intuitive operation, and a bright, IPS technology, sunlight-readable colour LCD for the ultimate in convenient navigation.
The MixPre-6 is a full-featured mixer that offers offers ergonomic gain control knobs for fast and accurate mixing. Other key features include pan and soloing plus easy-to-see ring LED metering per channel. The MixPre-6 also includes a 3.5mm jack for headphone monitoring with user-programmable presets from Sound Devices' custom-designed powerful, wide-bandwidth headphone amp.
The main features of the Sound Devices MixPre-6 USB Audio Interface include:
- Recording Media: SD, SDHC, SDXC
- Tracks: 8 (6x Channel + Mix)
- Max. Sampling Rate: 192kHz
- Max. Bit Depth: 24
- Audio File Format: Wav Poly
- Frequency Response: 10Hz-80kHz
- Balanced Mic/Line Inputs: 4x XLR/TRS Combo
- Aux/Mic Input: 3.5mm
- Unbalanced Stereo Output: 3.5mm
- Headphone Output: 3.5mm
- LCD Metering: 3x Meter Views
- Low Cut Filters: 40-160 Hz, 18dB/Oct
- Input Limiters: Analogue
- Output Limiters: Digital
- USB Ports: 1x USB-A, 1x USB-C
- Control Interface: Touchscreen, Sunlight-Readable, Ergonomic Channel Knobs, Backlit Transport Buttons
- Power: 4x AA or 8x AA, L-Mount, USB-C
- Remote Control: Wingman iOS App, Record Start/Stop Trigger
- Housing: Die-Cast Aluminium Chassis
- Dimensions: 166 x 118 x 36mm
- Weight: 0.56kg
- Includes: MX-4AA Battery Sled, Y-Cable (1x USB-C to 2x USB-A)