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Sound Devices MixPre Microphone Preamp

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Product Details
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The Sound Devices MixPre Microphone Preamp is a studio-quality two-channel, portable, stereo microphone mixer. Its impressive audio performance and comprehensive features, including pan switches, built-in slate microphone, 1 kHz tone oscillator, and headphone monitoring, make it ideal for the front end of any studio or field production system.

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Radio, television, and film production engineers value the compact size and ability to withstand extremes in the field. The Sound Devices MixPre combines rugged mechanical and electrical construction, compact size, and high-quality components. The MixPre gives no-compromise performance for any application.

Sound Devices MixPre Features

  • Dynamic range exceeding 110 dB
  • 10 Hz to 50 kHz audio bandwidth
  • Maximum of 66 dB of gain per input
  • Premium Lundahl input transformers
  • Discrete 6-transistor balanced output drivers
  • Sealed, conductive plastic potentiometers
  • Seven-segment, sunlight-readable GaN LED meters
  • Phantom power, 48 volts or 15 volts
  • High-pass filters @ 80 or 160 Hz, 6 dB per octave
  • Inputs hard panned to left, center, or right outputs
  • High-power headphone monitoring
  • "Unclippable" input peak limiters via two-stage opto-isolator circuit with adjustable limiter threshold (per input)
  • Dual mono or linked stereo limiter operation
  • Two internal AA batteriesExternal 5 to 17 VDC powering
  • Power LED indicates low battery power
  • RF filtering on all inputs and outputs. Free from "Pin 1" grounding problems
  • High-strength, extruded aluminum chassis with protective metal end panels
  • All-metal connectors solidly connected to chassis