Mbox Pro is a professional-grade, high-performance audio interface that enables you to capture and create music and audio in the highest quality. The Pro Tools | Mbox Pro hardware/software bundle offers incredible value, giving you the best of both worlds—industry-standard Pro Tools | Software to compose, record, edit, and mix, and a desktop hardware interface that delivers best-in-class sound quality and performance. Get everything you need to create high-resolution music and sound for picture on your Mac or PC.
...listed. The earlier M-Audio were based on a Bridgco controller which was , hmmm, inconsistent at best. The Profires and the AVID Mbox Pro based on the same tech are significantly different beasts. On your experience, sure , but the issue(s) were due more to the controller on the earlier units, the drivers are significantly more...
As long as people want to keep making albums like Thriller, The Wall, Back in Black, Hysteria, Purple Rain, Slippery When Wet, Ten, Bat Out Of Hell......yes, you can't record albums like these in your basement with a 57 and an M-Box.
One the best electric guitar sounds I've ever heard was a Royer 121 going straight into an M-Box 1 pre! My mind/ears was blown away! Obviously the magic was with the former and not the latter! From that point on I never underestimated what the right microphone could do, despite the preamps.
I purchased this unite to upgrade an M-Audio Fast Track Ultra. I will not discuss the Ultra's shortcomings here... save that for another review.
The MBox Pro (Gen 3) drivers are rock solid. I have them installed on a win7 Pro 64bit system and have not had a single problem or issue....
Mine died after 16 months (warranty is 12 months) - it was an okay unit but I wouldn't dream of getting another AVID product now. The interface is okay and the sound is okay, but for the money it should have lasted longer.
I purchased the mbox pro gen 3 bundle that included the artist mix console from zzounds. 1st off I thought the price was great and it included the protools 10 bundle with some free plugins.
The mbox is built like a tank and i had no problem setting up and recording guitar and bass into logic from...