Presonus Audiobox


I am a freelance musician and do recording projects on daily basis. Every project has its challenges and I wanted to take some of the headaches out and take control of the recording myself. So, I started looking for a USB audio interface to connect to my PC. One of my friends told me about the PreSonus Audiobox. The PreSonus is easy to use and is truly amazing.

Studio One Artist Recording Software

A PreSonus AudioBox helps musicians make music with a small easy to use interface. When you factor in the price and experience the power of the PreSonus AudioBox you’ll sure to be satisfied. Also, the preamps sound great and you’ll find it a joy being able to record your guitar and sing at the same time.

PreSonus offers an audio interface with Studio One Artist recording artist software. It features phantom power and allows a musician to connect a microphone or ¼ inch audio cable directly in and start recording and editing with ease. Looking for a true studio experience? Connect a pair of monitors for the easy mix. Just edit and listen back to your recording.

PreSonus Audio Box

PreSonus AudioBox USB 96 Audio Interface Features:

  • Value-packed 2-channel USB 2.0 interface for personal and portable recording
  • Records at up to 24-bit/96kHz professional-standard digital resolution
  • Dual preamplifiers with combo inputs let you record microphone- and instrument-level audio
  • Onboard +48-volt phantom power accommodates studio condenser microphones
  • Internal analog mixer lets you blend direct input and playback signal for latency-free monitoring
  • Mobile-friendly USB bus power means there’s no need to carry an additional power supply
  • Compatible with nearly any recording software on Mac or Windows operating systems
  • Includes PreSonus Studio One 3 Artist DAW software and over 6GB of third-party content

Tech Specs

  • Computer Connectivity: USB
  • Form Factor: Portable, Desktop
  • Simultaneous I/O:2 x 2
  • Number of Preamps:2
  • Phantom Power: Yes
  • A/D Resolution:24-bit/96kHz
  • Built-In DSP/FX:20 Native effect plug-ins
  • Analog Inputs:2 x XLR-1/4″ combo (mic/instrument)
  • Analog Outputs:2 x 1/4″ (main out)
  • Headphones:1 x 1/4″
  • MIDI I/O: In/Out
  • USB:1 x Type B
  • Bus Powered: Yes
  • Software: Studio One 3 Artist DAW included
  • OS Requirements – Mac: OS X 10.8.5 or later, Intel Core i3 or higher, 4GB RAM or more recommended
  • OS Requirements – PC: Windows 7 SP1 64-bit or later, Intel Core i3 or higher, 8GB RAM or more recommended
  • Depth:1.75″
  • Width:5.5″
  • Height:5.5″
  • Weight:5 lbs.
  • Manufacturer Part Number: AUDIOBOX USB 96

Mobile Recording Package

PreSonus audiobox is a complete mobile recording package. It works with mac and windows. It has an elegant single-window work environment, powerful drag, and drop functionality. The real-time audio time-stretching and resampling makes it an excellent choice for sound engineers, mobile musicians, and podcasters.

Finally, I would like to say that the PreSonus Audiobox is an excellent home recording solution. It’s great for anyone who needs an in-studio or portable recording system.
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