■ Audio interface
The new preamplifier realizes a more uniform gain structure, captures the exquisite nuances of guitar pickups, and also realizes a base structure that can withstand power surges. Pro Tools | First Focusrite Creative Pack and Ableton Live are bundled in addition to the improvement of the main body specifications. It has been reborn as a package that supports a series of flows from track making to recording and mixing.
■ Main features
・ Studio quality sound
With 48V phantom power, you can connect a natural Scarlett preamplifier and newly designed instrument inputs to microphones, guitars, and line devices for studio-quality sound recording.
・ Real-time effects
You don't need to have troublesome latency issues. The Scarlett G2 series provides a comfortable recording environment that can not be achieved with other similar class interfaces, depending on the guitar amp simulation and vocal reverb (depending on your software machine environment)
・ Sharp and clear conversion
Digitization and analogization of performance information are the most important parts in the recording process. Focusrite has been developing industry-leading converter products for over 20 years. The Scarlett Solo boasts superior conversion performance in the same price range class and other interfaces.
・ Best volume point
Easy setting of appropriate recording level with gain knob LED
・ Reasons to be chosen
Do you know what Sam Smith, Foo Fighters and Massive Attack have in common? There is not much in common, but they are sympathetic to Focusrite's "Sound is everything" philosophy and love Focusrite products.
■ Attached software
The Scarlett G2 includes Abton Live Lite, a software that can be used indefinitely for any production method, including composition, recording, and editing, indefinitely, and Eleven, which emulates a real guitar amp. Pro Tools | First Focusrite Creative Pack with Lite and 12 plug-ins including Black Ops to create distortion and overdrive that symbolize the guitar sound. It is a package that allows you to start recording from. Also included is a Softube Time and Tone bundle, Focusrite Red Plugin-Suite, Novation Bass Station virtual software and 2GB Loopmasters samples. In addition, XLN Audio's piano sound "Addictive Keys"
is included free with all Focusrite audio interfaces. One full license per account is provided to existing and new customers.
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■ Operating environment and specifications
・ Supported OS
Mac OS 10.10 or later
Windows 7 (64bit), Windows 8.1, Windows 10
* Please check the latest OS support status from "Supported OS Checker"
Supported sample rates
44.1kHz, 48kHz, 88.2kHz, 96kHz, 176.4kHz, 192kHz
・ Input / output
Microphone input: 4, Instrument input: 4 (shared with microphone input), Line input: 4 (shared with microphone input) / 2, S / PDIF: 1/1, ADAT: 1/1, MIDI: In / Ount, headphones Out: 2
* Frequently asked questions
Q: I don't understand the procedure for downloading the included software.
A: To download the bundled software, create a user account at "Manufacturer Site"
, then use your Scarlett as a product You need to register. After creating an account, enter the serial number on the bottom of the hardware at "Registration page"
. Next, enter the product bundle code (PRODUCT BUNDLE CODE) included with the product and download the software from the My Account page. Please refer to the tutorial video at the top of the product page.
■ Attached software operating environment
Please refer to each maker site below.
* Abeleton Live Lite operating environment
* Please refer to Addictive Keys operating environment site
* Please refer to Pro Tools First operating environment site