The Tascam iXR is an affordable priced iOS/PC dual-compatible interface that provides fantastic speed and value for a very modest £124. Meanwhile, the MixPre-6M performs multiple roles as a recorder, interface, hardware DAW and mixer. It looks great, and packs a real shallow into its compact size. Steinberg’s UR-RT4 takes the prize for best flexibility, with fantastic versatility on both input and output. The Clarett 8Pre, from Focusrite, gets the Best Sound category.l, while Universal Audio’s Arrow wins for the best way to get into UA.
- This Tascam iXR interface marries the desktop and the iOS world into one fold. For 124 pounds, it is a great bargain.
- The Sound Devices MixpRE-6m is more than just an interface. It is a mixer, recorder, hardware DAW and interface combined in one package.
- According to the experts, the MixPre-6M can do anything the studio wants. It might be small but delivers mighty punches.
“One of the most important devices in your studio setup is the interface between the real recording world and your virtual one.”