Focusrite Scarlett OctoPre Dynamic

  • Item # 1320181
  • Model # AMS-SCARLETT-OCTOPRE
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Expand your studio with eight mic/line inputs, eight line outputs, Focusrite precision conversion up to 192kHz AD/DA and analog compression on every channel. The Scarlett Octopre Dynamic builds on the… Learn More

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Eight inputs with compression on every channel, eight outputs and Focusrite precision AD/DA conversion.

Expand your studio with eight mic/line inputs, eight line outputs, Focusrite precision conversion up to 192kHz AD/DA and analog compression on every channel. The Scarlett Octopre Dynamic builds on the features of the Scarlett OctoPre, adding analog compression to all input channels and eight channels of precision D-A conversion. With dual ADAT* optical I/O, its ideal for expanding a Scarlett 18i8 or 18i20—or any interface with ADAT I/O.Scarlett OctoPre Dynamic is the ideal way of adding eight extra mic/line inputs to your DAW. It also offers eight balanced line outputs, sourced directly from their respective mic preamps for use on stage in a live environment. Featuring eight channels of Focusrite's 2nd-generation Scarlett preamps and a soft-knee VCA compressor on every channel. Scarlett OctoPre Dynamic lets you control the dynamics of all your input signals with an easy-to-use single-knob analog compressor on every channel. There's a transparent mode for subtle compression plus a "More" button that doubles the ratio for compression with effect. In addition to the eight input channels, Scarlett OctoPre Dynamic includes eight line outputs, sourced either from the ADAT inputs for eight additional analog outputs, or directly from the mic inputs for use in a live sound environment. Scarlett OctoPre Dynamic is ideal for expanding any high-quality, multi-channel recording system. With its high-headroom mic, line and dual instrument inputs and analog compression, it's ideal for tracking drums as well guitars, keyboards, vocals and more. Meanwhile the eight outputs give you the option of expanding your analog outputs.Included softwareAbleton Live LiteThe iconic DAW gives you everything you need to get started including instruments, effects and Live’s trademark clip, and scene launching for taking ideas further or performance.Splice SoundsThree months Splice Sounds membership with new Splice accounts—offering millions of high-quality, royalty-free one-shots, loops and presets, with new releases daily.Three-Month Avid Pro Tools SubscriptionGet a taste of the industry standard recording experience with this legendary DAW.Focusrite Plug-in CollectiveGet a new plug-in and exclusive offers from a new partner every few months.Hitmaker ExpansionAntares Auto-Tune AccessFor everything from natural sounding, near-real-time pitch adjustment for getting the best vocal takes, to lightning-fast hip-hop-inspired pitching for adding a whole new sound to your tracks.Relab’s LX480 EssentialsGet four reverbs, modeled on The Hit Factory NYC’s reverb unit, and used on countless hits. LX480 Essentials gives you the sounds of a studio which has played host to names from Springsteen, the Stones and Kool and the Gang to The Weeknd, Pharell, Katy Perry, and everyone in between.Softube Marshall Silver Jubilee 2555The modern evolution of the iconic JCM800, brought to you by analog-modeling experts Softube. The Silver Jubilee offers everything from warm cleans, through classic crunch, and up to modern high gain tube amp sounds.XLN Audio Addictive KeysAdd beautifully captured piano to your tracks with the choice of one of four professional-sounding models from Steinway, Yamaha and the classic Rhodes. Plug in your MIDI controller and play; instantly be transported to a professional recording studio set up to capture one of these beautiful pianos—right from your studio.XLN Audio Addictive Drums 2: Studio RockAdd the sounds of a pro drummer to your songs easily. Featuring expertly captured samples from a high-end Tama and Pearl drums and Paiste and Sabian cymbals, recorded at Decibel Studios in Stockholm.Brainworx bx_oberhausenThe fully-analog-modeled replica of a classic American polysynth, bx_oberhausen is a component-by-component reproduction of an icon. With 32 voices, this digital model is capable of twice the count of today’s most valuable all-analog synths—for lush chords and huge unison.Brainworx Bx_console Focusrite SCThe preamps that made Focusrite what they are today to your music. No other plug-in offers the unique character of the iconic large-format console, with ISA 110 preamps—the origin of the famous "Air" you still hear on Focusrite interfaces today. Bx_console Focusrite SC is a full channel strip, offering EQ, de-esser, compressor, limiter, gate and expander.Focusrite Red 2 & 3 Plug-in SuiteFeatures a pair of meticulously captured digital models of the truly iconic EQ and Compressors which have made the Focusrite name a staple in world-class facilities across the globe. If you’ve kept up with major music releases over the last 30 years, you’ve heard Red 2 and 3.Brainworx bx_masterdeskGet your record release-ready with the high-end analogue mastering system. Bringing a smooth and simple workflow to the art of mastering, it allows anyone, from first-time-producer to industry pro to get studio-quality results quickly and effortlessly.

Features

  • Eight natural-sounding 2nd generation Scarlett mic preamps
  • Flexible analogue compression on every channel
  • Eight balanced line inputs
  • Focusrite precision AD/DA conversion up to sample rates of 192 kHz
  • Dual front-panel instrument inputs
  • Optimized headroom for tracking loud sources such as drums
  • Eight balanced line outputs—ideal for live use
  • Accurate 5-segment LED input metering
  • Simple ADAT connectivity via optical cables
  • 48V Phantom power available on every channel for condenser mics
  • State-of-the-art digital clocking with Word Clock I/O for synchronisation with external devices
  • Scarlett 3rd Gen included software:
  • Ableton Live Lite
  • 3-month Avid Pro Tools subscription
  • 3-month Splice Sounds Subscription
  • Membership to Focusrite’s Plug-in Collective
  • Focusrite’s Hitmaker Expansion includes:
  • Antares Auto-Tune Access
  • Relab LX480 Essentials
  • Softube Marshall Silver Jubilee 2555
  • XLN Audio Addictive Keys
  • XLN Audio Addictive Drums 2
  • Brainworx bx_oberhausen
  • Brainworx bx_console Focusrite SC
  • Focusrite Red Plug-In Suite
  • Brainworx bx_masterdesk
  • 3-Year Warranty
  • Wherever you happen to be in the world, you can rely on a two-year warranty if any Focusrite hardware needs repairing or replacing due to a manufacturing fault. Focusrite will send you replacement gear in the UK and the US, and they’ll cover the shipping costs both ways. In the UK, they'll send you a replacement before you return your hardware to them.

Technical Specification

Focusrite Scarlett OctoPre Dynamic

  • Supported Sample Rates
  • 44.1kHz, 48kHz, 88.2kHz, 96kHz, 176.4kHz, 192kHz
  • Microphone Inputs
  • Frequency response: 20Hz–20kHz +0.5/-1.5dB
  • Dynamic range: 109dB (A-Weighted)
  • THD+N: <0.001%
  • Noise EIN: -127 dBu
  • Maximum input level (without pad) +8 dBu
  • Maximum input level (with pad); +16 dBu
  • Gain range: 50dB
  • Input impedance: 3 kohm
  • Line Inputs
  • Frequency response: 20Hz–20kHz +0.5/-1.5dB
  • Dynamic range: 109dB (A-Weighted)
  • THD+N: <0.002%
  • Maximum input level: +22 dBu
  • Gain range: 50dB
  • Input impedance: 49 kohm
  • Instrument Inputs
  • Frequency response: 20Hz–20kHz +0.5/-1.5dB
  • Dynamic range: 108dB (A-Weighted)
  • THD+N: <0.01%
  • Maximum input level: +13 dBu
  • Gain range: 50dB
  • Input impedance: 1 mohm
  • Line outputs
  • Maximum output level (0 dBFS): +16dBu @ 0dBFS, or >21dBu where ADAT output is not used
  • THD+N: <0.001%
  • Ouput Impedance: 136 ohm (Balanced)