NAMM 2018 Booth #10602, Anaheim, CA: Audient announces a new audio interface: iD44 – their most powerful USB audio interface released until now, offering a total of 20 inputs and 24 outputs.
The Audient iD44 is a USB 2.0 interface. The user interface features four “channel strips” with a gain potentiometer, signal and peak LED, switchable + 48V phantom power, pad (-10 dB) and high-pass filter.
The mic/line input channels 1 and 2 also have insert channels for feeding external equipment. In addition to the four microphone input channels, the Audient iD44 offers two JFET instrument inputs for direct recording for guitars and basses.
Four analog output channels are available on the back, also integrates two separately controllable headphone amplifier. The other input and output channels are realized via two ADAT ports.
An eight-digit LED meter provides optical signal control, three freely assignable function keys allow you to directly call frequently used functions.
Audient iD44 come packed with plug-ins and software worth over £ 500. The official launch date has not yet been announced but should be available within a few months at a recommended price of 569 EUR.