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Mackie PLASA Follow-up

Thanks for attending “Tracking the Band” with Mackie and Mix Magazine. The attendance was through the roof and there is no doubt that you are ready for more detailed information about the Mackie Onyx-i mixers used in the presentation.

We were able to field a bunch of questions during the webinar, but there were so many that we created the following Onyx-i FAQ. Click here to download the FAQ.

If you didn’t get the chance to attend or want to view the presentation again, click here.

Apart from that, here’s some great info about Mackie’s Onyx-i Series FireWire Production Mixers:

Onyx-i Series FireWire Production Mixers combine the benefits of a powerful computer interface with the tactile, hands-on control of a premium analog mixer, creating an easy-to-use system that’s perfect for studio or live applications. Qualified by Mackie for use with all major DAWs including Pro Tools® M-Powered™ 8, the Onyx-i Series opens up a new world of options for anyone interested in computer recording. In addition to an ultra-high quality 24-bit/96kHz FireWire recording interface, Onyx-i mixers offer  professional analog features like boutique-quality Onyx mic preamps, classic “British-style” Perkins EQ and pre/post assignable aux sends, all of which can be flexibly routed via integrated FireWire.

Every Onyx-i mixer shares the following features and benefits:

Premium analog mixers with 24-bit/96kHz FireWire
Qualified by Mackie for use with all major DAWs, including:
  Pro Tools® M-Powered™ 8
  Logic®
  Sonar™
  Cubase®
  Ableton® Live
  Final Cut Pro®
Boutique-quality Onyx mic preamps
Seamless integration with Waves® MultiRack™ plug-in platform for ultimate control over your live gig (available separately)
Perkins “British style” EQ on every channel
Flexible FireWire routing, including aux sends and pre/post EQ assignment for all channels
Stereo playback from DAW, returned to control room or into channel for integration into mix
Full 16x16 FireWire channel streaming for ultimate DAW integration (Onyx 1640i only)

*Pro Tools® M-Powered™ 8 users must download FREE Mackie Universal Driver Upgrade at www.mackie.com

 





MODEL-SPECIFIC INFO:

ONYX 1640i
16 Onyx mic preamps
4-band EQ with swept mid on all channels
16x16 FireWire channel streaming
6 aux sends with pre/post assignment and solo
 

Visit the product webpage
Download the owner’s manual
Download the quick start guide
Download the spec sheet


 
ONYX 1620i
8 Onyx mic preamps
4-band EQ with swept mid on mic/line channels
3-band EQ on stereo line channels
16x2 FireWire channel streaming
4 aux sends with pre/post assignment
 

Visit the product webpage
Download the owner’s manual
Download the quick start guide


 
ONYX 1220i
4 Onyx mic preamps
3-band EQ with swept mid on mic/line channels
3-band EQ on stereo line channels
16x2 FireWire channel streaming
2 aux sends with pre/post assignment
 

Visit the product webpage
Download the owner’s manual
Download the quick start guide


 
ONYX 820i
3 Onyx mic preamps
3-band EQ with swept mid on mic/line channels
3-band EQ on stereo line channels
Hybrid mono/stereo channel with 4-band EQ
8x2 FireWire channel streaming
2 aux sends with pre/post assignment
 

Visit the product webpage
Download the owner’s manual
Download the quick start guide