Focusrite has released the new Scarlett series of third-generation recording interfaces, providing an affordable, easy-to-use, high-quality sound interface for all first-time users and professional music professionals.
The third generation introduced a total of 6 consoles, adding more Line I/Os to Solo, 2i2, 4i4, 8i6, 18i8, and 18i20; 4i4 and 8i6 compared to the second generation 2i4 and 6i6; The front panel is changed to a glossy finish.
In the third generation, both inputs and outputs have been upgraded and have a wider dynamic, gain range, and higher input and output levels, as well as the following:
- The USB jack is changed to the Type-C specification (although the Type C to A adapter cable is included, the general computer can still be used out of the box)
- Add input and output
- Updated, better drivers and software
- Direct Monitor button toggles control of mono and dual channel mixing
- Added Air Pre-mode button to simulate the classic ISA microphone preamp