Focusrite Intros Clarett+ OctoPre USB audio interface – rAVe [PUBS]
Focusrite expands the Clarett+ range of premium USB audio interfaces for PC and Mac with the introduction of the Clarett+ OctoPre, which builds on the strengths of the popular Focusrite Clarett OctoPre, offering improved converters and powerful quality mic preamps professional.
The Clarett+ OctoPre adds eight high-quality mic preamps or I/Os to any ADAT-equipped recording interface and offers a huge AD/DA conversion chip upgrade over the previous OctoPre. That means higher dynamic range, ultra-low noise floor, ultra-low distortion.
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The Clarett + OctoPre also includes Focusrite’s Hitmaker Expansion Bundle, a $1,300 plug-in bundle. Users can create studio-quality vocals, powerful guitars, plush keys and huge drums, then mix and master with Focusrite’s signature studio gear – all in the box with the Clarett+ OctoPre. The bundle allows users to capture inspiration with creative tools including the Softube Marshall Silver Jubilee 2555, Antares Auto-Tune Access, Brainworx bx_oberhausen and XLN Addictive Keys and Addictive Drums 2: Studio Rock Kit. Mixing and mastering are enhanced with classic studio tools like Relab LX480 Essentials, Focusrite Red 2 & 3 Plug-in Suite, and Brainworx bx_console Focusrite SC and bx_masterdesk plug-ins. Additionally, the Focusrite Plug-in Collective allows users to get a new plug-in and exclusive offers from a new partner every few months.
The Focusrite Clarett+ OctoPre will begin shipping on May 10 with a US MAP of $799.99.