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SKU ADENT-EVO-8

Audient EVO 8 4-In / 4-Out USB Audio Interface, 4 EVO Mic Preamps

$229.99

Manufacturer's Description

Capture your microphones and instruments and start recording audio directly to your computer with EVO 8’s intuitive feature set. EVO 8 has all of the innovative new features found on EVO 4 but provides additional inputs and outputs alongside unrivalled performance and functionality – all off bus power.

Capture creativity fast

Whether recording your latest track, producing a beat, or creating a podcast EVO 8’s advanced and versatile feature set lets you take control of any recording session.

Unrivalled audio performance

Building on Audient’s 20+ years of audio design experience, EVO 8 gives you unrivalled audio quality on your desktop.

Features

  • 4x EVO Preamps
    • Get the most from your microphones with the warm and accurate EVO preamps – offering 58dB of gain range.
  • High Performance Converters
    • Hear your recordings more accurately than ever and make better mix decisions with 113dB of dynamic range.
  • Instrument Input
    • Plug your guitar or bass straight in through the JFET instrument input and start recording instantly.
  • Smartgain Mode
    • Work smarter not harder
    • Make sure you capture everything perfectly with Smartgain mode. Start playing or singing and Smartgain mode will automatically set the level of your microphones. You can even perfectly match and adjust gain to all channels simultaneously.
  • 4 x EVO Mic Pres
  • Class Leading Converters
  • Smartgain
  • Smart Touchpoints
  • JFET Instrument Input
  • 2 x Stereo Speaker Outputs
  • 2 x Headphone Outputs
  • Low Latency Software Mixer
  • Audio Loop-back
  • USB2.0 Bus Powered
  • Phantom Power
  • Free Software + Plugins

Powerful Control

  • Multi-function buttons
    • Channels 1-4 and both volume buttons can quickly be muted by simply holding them down until they begin to flash.
  • Switchable +48v
    • Individually switch phantom power on/off for each channel and give your microphones the power they need.
  • Software Control
    • Set the gain of your mic pres using your DAW,  your settings will also be stored in your session.
  • Smart touchpoints
    • Control your speakers, headphones and channels all using the volume encoder.

SmartMuting

Connecting a set of headphones to either of the headphone ports will automatically mute the corresponding speaker outputs, making switching between loudspeaker monitoring and headphone monitoring quick and seamless.

Work anywhere

All of EVO 8’s advanced features are powered directly from your computer via USB, letting you start recording on the go, whenever inspiration strikes.

Free software

Compatible with all major audio software and plugins, EVO 8 comes bundled with a collection of professional software, giving you everything you need to start recording.

Audio Loop-back

Audio Loop-back enables you to record your computer audio at the same time as your microphones. Ideal for podcasters and streamers.

  • Record your computers audio
  • Record guest Skype/video calls
  • Record gaming audio

Customisable Software Mixer

Designed to simplify and adapt to your workflow, the EVO Mixer enables you to effortlessly set up and route your inputs + outputs, provide ultra-low latency monitoring, balance and set your levels, activate phantom power, set up dedicated artist headphone mixes and more.

Design

Minimalist layout. Innovative Engineering. Modern aesthetics. EVO 8 has been designed to last and look at home on your desktop.

3 Year Limited Warranty

All of our products come with a three-year limited warranty guaranteeing you further protection and peace of mind when you choose EVO by Audient.

Specifications

Microphone Preamplifier

  • Mic Gain Range: 58dB
  • Line Gain Range: 58dB (-10dB pad)
  • Phantom Power: 48V +/-4V @ 10mA/Channel (only 2 channel available on USB-A host computers
  • Mic EIN: <-128dBu
  • CMRR: >85dB @ 1kHz
  • Maximum Input Level: +16dBu
  • Input Impedance (Mic): >3kΩ Balanced
  • Input Impedance (Line): >10kΩ Balanced
  • Frequency Response: +/-0.5dB 10Hz to 40kHz
  • Crosstalk: <-105dBu @ 1kHz & 10kHz
  • THD+N @ 0dBu (1kHz): <0.0015%
  • SNR: 100dB
  • XLR: Pin 2 (Hot), Pin 3 (Cold) & Pin 1 (Shield)
  • 1/4” Jack: TIP (Hot), RING (Cold) & SLEEVE (Shield)

D.I

  • D.I Gain Range: 58 dB
  • Maximum Input Level: +10dBu
  • Input Impedance: 1MegΩ Unbalanced
  • Frequency Response: +/-0.5dB 10Hz to 20kHz
  • THD+N @ 0dBu (1kHz): <0.3%
  • SNR: 100dB
  • 1/4” Jack: TIP (Hot) & SLEEVE (Shield)

ADC Inputs

  • Digital Reference Level: 0dBFS = +8dBu
  • Frequency Response: +/-0.5dB 10Hz to Fs/2
  • Crosstalk: -105dBu @ 1kHz & 10kHz
  • THD+N @ -1dBFS (1kHz): <0.001%
  • Dynamic Range: 113dB A-weighted

DAC Outputs

  • Maximum Output Level: +11dBu
  • Digital Reference Level: 0dBFS = +11dBu
  • Output Impedance: <100Ω Balanced
  • Frequency Response: +/-0.5dB 10Hz to Fs/2
  • Crosstalk: <-110dBu @ 1kHz
  • THD+N @ -1dBFS (1kHz): <0.0015%
  • Dynamic Range: 113dB A-weighted
  • 1/4” Jack: TIP (Hot), RING (Cold) & SLEEVE (Shield)

Headphone Output

  • Output Impedance: <50Ω
  • Frequency Response: +/-0.5dB 10Hz to Fs/2
  • Crosstalk: -110dBu @ 1kHz
  • THD+N @ -1dBFS (1kHz): <0.0015%
  • Dynamic Range: 113dB A-weighted
  • Max Level Into 30ohms: +0.5dBu, 0.0025% THD+N, 1.16Vpk Power: 45mW
  • Max Level Into 60ohms: +4.22dBu, 0.0015% THD+N, 1.78Vpk Power: 52mW
  • Max Level Into 600ohms: +10.1dBu, 0.0018% THD+N, 3.52Vpk Power: 20mW
  • 1/4” Jack: TIP (Left), RING (Right) & SLEEVE (Shield)

DSP Mixer Roundtrip Latency:(in to out)

  • 44.1 kHz: 0.594ms
  • 48.0 kHz: 0.552ms
  • 88.2 kHz: 0.302ms
  • 96.0 kHz: 0.281ms

DAW Playback Latency @ 32 Sample Buffer for Software Instrument Playback

  • 44.1 kHz: ~2.5ms
  • 96.0 kHz: ~2ms

DAW Roundtrip Software Monitoring Latency @ 32 Sample Buffer (in to out)

  • 44.1 kHz: 5ms
  • 96.0 kHz: 4.1ms

Latency – performance may vary as stability at these low buffer sizes is dependant on many factors including CPU load, operating system and performance of other drivers.

USB 2.0 High Speed

  • No. Of Input Channels: 24 Analogue
  • No. Of Output Channels: 4 Digital
  • Connector: USB Type-C
  • Included Cables: 1m USB 2.0 Type-C to USB Type-C

Weight & Dimensions

  • Weights: Unit: 0.475kg
  • Packaged: 0.815kg
  • Dimensions: Unit: 190mm (w) x 70mm (h) x 70mm (d)
  • Packaged: 230mm (w) x 105mm (h) x 95mm (d)