Alesis MasterControl

Studio Recording Control Surface with up to 26 Inputs, Control-Room Manager, and Motorized Faders

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Product Features:
  • Alesis MasterControl Studio Recording Control Surface
  • MasterControl eliminates the need for individual analog and digital audio interfaces, speaker switching and routing units, mixing and transport-control surfaces, hardware volume controls, and more
  • Steinberg Cubase LE 4 and Ableton Live Lite 7 software included
  • 24-bit, 192kHz, high-resolution, low-latency audio interface
  • FireWire computer connectivity for Mac and PC carries all audio and control data from MasterControl to DAW
  • Input section can be expanded to handle up to 24 simultaneous inputs, including dual ADAT Lightpipe, coaxial, and optical S/PDIF
  • Hands-On controls for confidently running tracking and editing sessions
  • Multiple banks of assignable controllers provide access to over 50 software parameters
  • 9 touch-sensitive, 100mm, motorized, capacitive Alps faders deliver a hands-on mixing experience
  • Transport controls and a multifunction jog wheel
  • DSP-driven internal mixer enables hardware-direct monitoring with zero discernable latency
  • Easy editing of templates and presets for customization
  • Large display provides real-time visual feedback of all actions
  • Preview button allows safe audition of controls prior to sending commands to the DAW
  • Built-in speaker switching enables you to easily switch between multiple sets of monitor loudspeakers
  • Internal talkback microphone enables easy communication with musicians while tracking
  • Three pairs of independently assignable stereo outputs
  • Direct monitor routing allows sources to be assigned to any and all output pairs
  • Independent gain controls further extend the output capabilities
  • Advanced DICE II chip with JetPLL technology for clock-stable firewire-audio streaming and routing
  • 8 assignable knobs, three banks each
  • Authorized Internet Dealer
  • 1-year Manufacturer's warranty
Product Specifications:
  • Frequency Response: 20-20,000 Hz
  • Faders: 9 motorized 100mm faders
  • Rotary Controls: 8 x Rotary Controls
  • Display: 2 x 16 character LED
  • Weight: 7 lbs 12 oz
  • Dimensions: 19-1/8"L x 14-1/2"W x 3-3/4"H
  • Inputs:
    • 2 XLR (1/4" combo) with preamps, phantom, and channel inserts
    • Eight TRS 1/4" line inputs (including the combo jacks)
    • Optional input expansion: Dual ADAT Lightpipe, Coaxial, and selectable optical S/PDIF
    • MIDI input
  • Outputs:
    • 6 1/4" TRS output
    • 2 stereo headphone outputs
    • MIDI output
System Requirements:
  • PC:
    • Windows XP (32-bit), Windows Vista (32-bit or 64-bit)
    • Pentium 4 3.0GHz or equivalent
    • 512MB RAM (1GB or higher recommended)
    • 5400RPM (or faster) hard drive recommended
    • FireWire 400 (IEEE1394) port
  • Macintosh:
    • Mac OSX 10.5/10.6
    • G5 or Intel CPU
    • 512MB RAM (1GB or higher recommended)
    • FireWire 400 (IEEE1394) port


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Alesis MasterControl

Studio Recording Control Surface with up to 26 Inputs, Control-Room Manager, and Motorized Faders


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