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Old 26th September 2018
  #18
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Originally Posted by dogmusic View Post
I thought I'd chime in just to say that 4 ENELOOP PRO batteries ran my MP6 with two phantom powered mics for 2 hours 28 minutes.

I was recording at 24/192. It doesn't seem likely, but would recording at a lesser sample rate use less power?
Yes.
Lower sample rate consumes less power.

The AK5576 is the ADC is used in the MixPre-3
While the AK5578 is the ADC in MixPre-6
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