RME Fireface UCX (8 Inputs simultaneously)

How to use MultiTrack DAW
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 24, 2012 3:10 pm
A nice little interface which packs a lot of features, including 8 inputs simultaneously on the iPad! Has USB 2.0 class compliant drivers and works flawlessly. Extremely high audio quality from RME.

Here's a video that features MultiTrack DAW at the 2012 NAMM show.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YTNQAJu6Vlg&feature=related

Product link:
http://www.rme-audio.de/en_products_fireface_ucx.php

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PostPosted: Tue Jan 24, 2012 9:54 pm
Tempting :D

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 25, 2012 1:05 am
I saw a NAMM video (w. MT) a few days ago, which showed when they did a "class compliant" mode change to make it work for Ipad. I.e. they made it to also work for Ipad. However, I think I saw somewhere it would cost $1000 which is a bit too much unless the buyer also runs a studio.

The new small black Tascam IU2 interface (2 in + midi) looked nice though at $149 with included Idock-cable. Also works with computers. http://tascam.com/product/iu2/

Behringer also have a Alesis IO-dock clone. But what if the user prefers to turn the view 90 degrees? Might not cost too much maybe.

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 29, 2012 11:45 am
This new sound card apparently has ADAT input, useful if like me youve got a 8 channel mic preamp. does anyone have any knowledge on whether inputs to the fireface thru ADAT will be seen by the iPad and MultiTrack?

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PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2012 10:20 pm
Unfortunately not, however I have heard that this will be possible with a firmware upgrade. You will be able to create templates which are mappings of various hardware inputs to the Class Compliant topology setup.

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PostPosted: Fri Apr 13, 2012 10:38 am
i have an ipad and
the RME fireface

as well as multitrackDAW

they work well and the mic pre's are quality

when MultitrackDAW can record 24 bit audio then i am totally there

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 24, 2013 5:45 am
Helle their!
But how do you connect your Firleface to the ipad??!
I am more than highly inerested!
Is that possible?
Thanks for reply
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