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The groundbreaking new MixPre-6 is a lightweight, high-resolution audio recorder with integrated USB audio streaming that offers world-class sound quality combined with extreme durability – perfect for musicians, sound designers, podcasters, videographers, YouTubers and field recordists. The MixPre-6 features Sound Devices' new Kashmir™ microphone preamps. These high-performance, ultra-low-noise, discrete, Class-A mic preamps were hand-crafted by Sound Devices. The Kashmir mic preamps feature a -130dBV noise floor, analog limiters, and new 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. Listen to MixPre Series Audio Samples. The versatile MixPre-6 makes an excellent USB audio interface, offering 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 can be used for Skype or Facetime interviews, and to record audio for podcasts or video blogs. As a musician’s tool, the MixPre is indispensable. Whether it’s serving as a top-shelf USB interface with premium mic pres for use with a DAW, getting a quick song idea recorded without AC power handy, recording rehearsals or just adding a few more inputs to your PA system, the MixPre will become an invaluable part of a musician’s life.

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New Sound Devices recorders!

The price for the Mixpre-3 $649 and the price for the Mixpre-6 $899. If its as good or better than a 744T then it seems like a bargain as long as the features are suitable.

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Sound Devices Announces MixPre-10M "For Musicians"

...the spotlight is the upcoming, highly anticipated MixPre version 3.00 firmware, which adds: 1. Support for a new Ambisonics plugin for MixPre-6 and MixPre-10T 2. Full MixPre Series integration support for four 3rd-party USB fader controllers 3. Wireless remote transport control & monitoring of M models & Musician plugin via Wingman App on iOS &/or Android mobile...

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Help! Choosing the "Best" Audio Interface

...very fuzzy guess. And the devices are so very different that other things overshadowed preamp deltas for me. As to the MixPre-6, the preamps are extremely clean and effective with perhaps most noticeably less gain range than the ULN 8. But, not so much that I ever see issues with the MixPre. I have only...

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