The Mackie Big Knob Studio Plus is a monitor controller and interface that allows you to choose between four input sources and three monitor pairs. It can be used for project and professional studios and is designed to increase your workflow for recording and mixing applications.
Featuring independent trim on all sources and monitor outs, the Big Knob Studio Plus has mono, mute, and dim functions along with a flexible 2x4 USB recording interface. It is built with two combo XLR-1/4" Onyx mic inputs with phantom power for condenser microphones. Recording and playback is at 24-bit / 192 kHz resolution and the cue mix allows for controlled blending of direct inputs with other signals for zero-latency recordings. Choice of recording paths provides flexibility for applications like podcasting and more.
Additionally, other features include flexible source connections, a convenient 3.5mm input for your smartphone, dual headphone outputs with independent level control, a built-in talkback mic and external mic input, a footswitch input, and 16-segment input metering.
Finally, with its sturdy and built-like-a-tank design, the interface is compatible with all major DAWs on both Mac and Windows platforms. The Big Knob Studio Plus features a download for ProTools | First and Waveform software and The Musician's Collection plug-in package including 23 high-quality plugins with BBD Delay, Level Lite, 304E EQ, and 304C Compressor. To authorize the software, simply input the mixer's serial number on the website.
Professional Source and Monitor Selection
- Choose between four sources and three monitor pairs
- Classic Big Knob volume control
- Independent trim on all sources and monitor outs
- Mono, mute, and dim functions
Flexible 2x4 USB Recording Interface
- Two boutique-quality Onyx mic preamps including phantom power for condenser microphones
- High-resolution 24-bit / 192 kHz recording and playback
- Cue mix allows controlled blending of direct inputs with other signals for zero-latency recording
Comprehensive Feature Set for Professional Studios
Dual headphone outs with independent level control
Built-in talkback mic and external talkback mic input for easy communication with artists
16-segment high-resolution input source metering