PreSonus StudioLive AR16 USB 16-channel Hybrid Performance and Recording Mixer

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$599.95
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STUDIOLIVE-AR16
  • PreSonus StudioLive AR16 USB 16-channel Hybrid Performance and Recording Mixer

 

The PreSonus StudioLive AR16 USB is an 18-channel hybrid performance and recording mixer.

StudioLive® AR16 USB 18-channel hybrid mixers make it simple to mix and record live shows, studio productions, band rehearsals, podcasts, and much more. This is a musician’s mixer: lightweight, versatile, feature-rich, and packed with analog connections and digital tools, yet easy to learn and use. Mix with PreSonus’® famous Class A preamps and three-band EQ. Create multitrack recordings and fly in backing tracks with a 24-bit, 96 kHz, USB 2.0 digital audio interface. Record and playback in stereo with the integrated SD™ digital recorder. Stream program music wirelessly, using onboard Bluetooth®. Compact and road-ready, StudioLive AR mixers provide a superior all-in-one solution for mixing and recording your performances.

 

PreSonus StudioLive AR16 USB Features:

 

  • Channels and Buses
    • 18-channel mixer
    • 8 mono and 4 stereo channels, each with:
      • 60 mm level fader
      • Pan
      • Mute
      • PFL solo
    • 1 stereo Super Channel (Ch. 17/18)
    • 2 monitor buses with PFL solo
    • 1 stereo effects bus
    • 1 stereo effects return with:
      • 60 mm master fader
      • Dedicated monitor sends
      • Effects bypass footswitch jack
  • Inputs and Outputs
    • 2 instrument inputs
    • 16 balanced line inputs
    • 2 unbalanced inserts
    • 12 balanced mic inputs with:
      • Class A microphone preamp
      • Global 48V phantom power
    • Stereo Super Channel with:
      • Stereo RCA inputs
      • 1/8-inch stereo input
      • Switchable SD™/USB stereo playback
      • Bluetooth 4.1 input
    • L/R XLR main outputs
    • 2 balanced TRS monitor outputs
    • 1 balanced TRS effects output
    • L/R Control Room outputs with level control
    • Headphone output with level control
  • Signal Processing
    • Highpass filter on every channel
    • Mono channels: 3-band semi-parametric EQ with sweepable mid-band
    • Stereo channels: 3-band semi-parametric EQ
    • Stereo effects processor with 16 presets
  • Recording Options
    • 18x4 24-bit/96 kHz, USB 2.0 audio recording interface
      • Record every channel plus the Main Mix
    • 2x2 SD recorder
      • Record main mix
      • Supports SD™ and SDHC™ formats up to 32 GB
  • Integrated Software
    • Capture™ recording software
    • Studio One ® 3 Artist recording and production software (DAW)
  • Power
    • Internal power supply
    • Standard IEC power connector
  • Physical
    • Sturdy metal construction
    • 60 mm faders
    • Rackmount kit included

 

PreSonus StudioLive AR16 USB Specifications:

 

  • Microphone Preamp
    • Type: XLR Female, Class A
    • Maximum Input level (unity gain): +22 dBu, +/- 1.0 dB
    • Gain Control Range: Mono Channels: 50 dB, +/- 1 dB (Unity to +50 dB), Stereo Channels: 40 dB, +/- 1 dB (+5 to +45 dB)
    • S/N Ratio to Outputs (+4 dBu): 94 dB
    • THD+N (min. gain, A-wtd): < 0.01%
  • Instrument Inputs
    • Type: 1/4” TS Female, Unbalanced, Hi-Z
    • Maximum Input Level (min. gain, 1 kHz @ 0.5% THD+N): +22 dBu +/- 1.0 dB
    • Gain Control Range: 50 dB, +/- 1 dB (Unity to +50 dB)
    • Input Impedance: > 1 MOhm
  • Line Inputs
    • Type: 1/4” TRS Female, Balanced
    • Maximum Input Level (min. gain, 1 kHz @ 0.5% THD+N): +22 dBu, +/- 1.0 dB
    • Gain Control Range: Mono Channels 50 dB, +/- 1 dB (-20 to +30 dB), Stereo Channel 50 dB, +/- 1 dB (-15 to +25 dB)
  • Headphone Output
    • Type: 1/4” TRS Female, Stereo, Unbalanced
    • Maximum Output Level: 150 mW/channel @ 60 Ohm
    • Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 20 kHz, +0.5/-1.5 dB
  • System Crosstalk
    • Input to Output (Ref = +4dBu, 20 Hz to 20 kHz, unwanted): -85 dBu
    • Adjacent Channels (Ref = +4 dBu, 20 Hz to 20 kHz, unwanted): -80dBu
  • Digital Audio
    • Host Interface: USB 2.0
    • ADC Dynamic Range (Component): 114 dB
    • ADC Dynamic Range (Measured: A-wtd, 48 kHz): 105 dB
    • Bit Depth: 24 bits
  • Power/Environment:
    • Connector: IEC
  • Physical:
    • Dimensions (H x W x D): 3.7 x 20 x 15.4" (95 x 507 x 390 mm)