Focusrite Scarlett Solo Gen2

SGD139.00

Ideal for singer songwriters and guitar players who want to record studio-quality music

 

Scarlett Solo is one of Focusrite’s simplest and most compact interface . It’s ideal for singer songwriters and guitar players looking for the easiest way to record studio-quality music onto Mac or PC. Take it anywhere, connect by USB, plug a mic and guitar straight in, and immediately start recording with the same sound quality as the rest of the latest Scarlett range.

(A good option with more features is the PreSonus iOne at the same price. If you want better mic pres and AD/DA converters, check out the Audient iD4 at SGD90 more. See below)

Tech Spec

Supported Sample Rates

44.1 kHz, 48 kHz, 88.2 kHz, 96 kHz, 176.4 kHz, 192 kHz

Microphone Inputs

Frequency Response 20 Hz – 20 kHz ± 0.1dB
Dynamic Range 106 dB (A-Weighted)
THD+N <0.002% (minimum gain, -1dBFS input with 22Hz/22kHz bandpass filter)
Noise EIN < -128 dB (A-Weighted)
Maximum input level +4 dBu
Gain Range 50 dB

Line Inputs

Frequency Response 20 Hz – 20 kHz ± 0.1dB
Dynamic Range 106 dB (A-Weighted)
THD+N <0.002% (minimum gain, -1dBFS input with 22Hz/22kHz bandpass filter)
Maximum input level +22 dBu
Gain Range 50 dB

Instrument Inputs

Frequency Response 20 Hz – 20 kHz ± 0.1dB
Dynamic Range 106 dB (A-Weighted)
THD+N <0.02% (minimum gain, -1dBFS input with 22Hz/22kHz bandpass filter)
Maximum input level +13 dBu
Gain Range 50 dB

Phono (RCA) Outputs

Dynamic Range Outputs 106 dB (A-Weighted)
Maximum Output Level (0 dBFS) +10 dBu
THD+N Outputs <0.002% (minimum gain, -1dBFS input with 22Hz/22kHz bandpass filter)

Headphone Outputs

Dynamic Range 107 dB (A-Weighted)
THD+N <0.002% (minimum gain, -1dBFS input with 22Hz/22kHz bandpass filter)
Maximum Output Level > +10dBu

Highly recommended alternatives:

Audient iD4 (SGD229.00)

It features a much better, wonderful (single) mic preamp, plus an amazing sounding instrument input. Sublime quality of recording without any compromise could be all yours for just SGD90.00 more!

“Excellent build quality. Very portable. Pristine audio capture. Good monitoring options. Scroll wheel feature is a nice bonus. Zero latency monitoring. Two headphone outs. Speaker mute direct from top panel. Competitively priced given the feel and performance on offer.” – Hollin Jones, Ask.Audio

PreSonus iOne (SGD139.00)

“…offers a useful feature set, good sound and build quality and a refreshingly useful software bundle. For the home studio, these are well worth a look.. Recommended.” – Barry Watson, Sound On Sound

 

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