iConnectivity has introduced what they describe as an inventive new Interface for live streaming, performance and recording. They say that the AUDIO4c combines Audio and MIDI connectivity with powerful software routing options to streamline workflow. A spokesperson told us, "Mac, PC iOS and Android users will love the twin device ports and multiple connectivity options."
Here's the iConnectivity press release with the full details...
An inventive new interface from iConnectivity
AUDIO4c is an inventive new interface from iConnectivity; designed to make streaming, playback and recording easy. Application-tailored modes for streaming, recording and live performance automatically configure the interface's 4 XLR / ¼" TRS combo analog inputs, 6 outputs, USB-MIDI, and DIN MIDI for the user's specific needs.
Today's musicians and engineers find themselves working across multiple platforms. That's why AUDIO4c plays nice with others! Whether Mac, PC, iOS or Android, AUDIO4c connects seamlessly.
Many of today's desktop and mobile computing devices feature USB-C connectivity and that's why the AUDIO4c offers two USB-C ports. Why two? It allows users the ability to blend workflows between two simultaneously connected devices. An included adaptor allows connection of USB-A equipped Mac and PC-based machines too.
AUDIO4c - Designed for Android and iOS*
AUDIO4c brings studio-level Audio and MIDI connectivity to a mobile-friendly format.
Users with USB-C-equipped Android and iOS phones and tablets will love AUDIO4c! AUDIO4c can connect to and charge devices simultaneously.*
*Apple Lightning to USB camera adapter is required for iOS devices with lightning connectors.
Sensational for Streaming
Live streaming to social media platforms is more popular than ever. AUDIO4c is ideal for those looking to stream high-quality live content. Looking to connecting with followers on Twitch, Instagram or Facebook Live? Need to hold conference calls over Zoom or Skype? AUDIO4c is the ideal tool for the job.
Auracle X control software makes routing inputs and outputs into your stream as easy as hitting the "stream" button. Mixing and merging inputs and outputs from mics, instruments, computers, tablets and phones is made easy.
The Performance Powerhouse
Performers can enjoy the flexible audio routing of AUDIO4c with or without a computer. It's great for processing live instruments in real time, or providing the front end to a playback system.
Incorporate DAW sequencers into a live set with our famous MIDI connectivity and processing. Integrate hardware gear with software and let AUDIO4c become the audio and MIDI backbone of your live rig.
Simply hit the Play button in Auracle, and AUDIO4c becomes a portable, performance powerhouse!
A Recording Studio in a Backpack
AUDIO4c offers a whole lot of analogue I/O, MIDI, and computer connectivity packed into one portable package. Use day-today portable devices like smartphones and tablets with AUDIO4c anywhere, anytime.
Imagine having a personal studio, complete with audio and MIDI I/O that can be chucked into a backpack; AUDIO4c makes that possible.
Don't let the compact size deceive, though. AUDIO4c is more than mighty enough to do the heavy lifting in any project studio. Hit Auracle's Record button and enjoy the power our flexible workflow brings to recordings
The Problem Solver
AUDIO4c debuts the concept of application focussed modes empowering a user to solve audio and MIDI problems with ease. Connecting multiple devices and sources together is now faster and simpler than ever.
Mac, PC, iOS, and Android users alike will enjoy the huge connectivity and simple workflow. USB-C connectivity makes AUDIO4c ready for today's computing devices.
AUDIO4c is a powerful performance and recording tool as well as the ultimate streaming solution. AUDIO4c is the ultimate problem solver.
- 4 XLR / ¼" TRS combo analog inputs
- 4 premium microphone preamplifiers with 48v phantom power
- 4 ¼" TRS balanced analog outputs
- ¼" stereo headphone output with independent mix
- Multi-host Device ports – use 2 computer devices (Mac OS/Windows/iOS) at the same time
- Host port for connecting up to 8 MIDI peripherals (with Class-compliant devices connected to a USB hub)
- 1 X 1 regular 5 pin DIN-MIDI in/out
- New improved Auracle software (Mac OS, Windows) makes it simple to set up and configure your whole system – which is also stored in flash memory on the interface
- Audio and MIDI passThru routes audio digitally between two computing devices
- Standalone computer-less operation – mix/merge audio and host 5 pin DIN + USB class-compliant MIDI
- Comprehensive audio mixing and routing between connected USB computing devices and analog outputs
- High-resolution audio - up to 24-bit/96kHz AD/DA conversion
- Capacitive touch user controls
Pricing and Availability:
MSRP - $499.99 USD
Est. Street Price: $399.99 USD
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