U-PHORIA UMC404HD and UMC1820 USB Audio Interfaces hit the stores 23/03/16
Behringer tells us that they have begun shipping their U-PHORIA UMC1820 and UMC404HD USB Audio Interfaces. They say that, providing 18 x 20 and 4 x 4 audio I/O, respectively - plus MIDI I/O, the new models give users the ability to record multiple tracks to PC/Mac computers in a single pass with an audio quality of up to 192 kHz.
Senior Engineer of Conception Jan Duwe, told us, "Our new UMC1820 and UMC404HD interfaces provide the ideal solution for musicians working in both home and professional recording environments. Now they can record a multitrack of the entire band straight to their computers – without any additional hardware requirements. Inclusion of the world-class Tracktion Music Production Software turns that computer into a comprehensive, state-of-the-art recording studio."
Here's more details in Behringer's own words...
The UMC1820 and UMC404HD are ideal upgrades from smaller interfaces, and perfect for home studio setups. They are designed to maximize portability and versatility, making live gigs easier and home recording sessions more productive. Rugged construction ensures the U-PHORIA Series will stand up to the challenge of life on the road, as well as the frequent trips between project and professional recording studios for years to come.
Both interfaces provide expanded I/O compared to previous models, and feature world-renowned MIDAS-designed preamps for the utmost professional-quality performance. Ease of use, low-latency operation and at-a-glance Signal and Clip indicators allow users to focus on projects without having to memorize a manual. The two models include a free download code for the current version of Tracktion Music Production Software, and are covered by MUSIC Group's 3-Year Limited Warranty Program.