M-Audio M-Track 2X2M USB Audio Interface
With the M-Audio M-Track 2X2M, you can record and produce 24-bit/192kHz studio-quality recordings with an intuitive and easy-to-use audio interface.
- 24-bit/192kHz resolution for professional recording and monitoring
- All new Crystal Preamps deliver pristine, transparent sound
- Hi-Speed USB connection with USB/Direct balance knob for zero-latency monitoring
- Includes both standard USB and USB-C connection cables
- Includes (2) XLR+1⁄4 inch TRS combo inputs and (2) 1⁄4 inch instrument High-Z inputs
- 5-pin MIDI input/output for connecting virtually any external MIDI gear
- Extensive software package included
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Boasting an elegant pro-grade metal chassis with a large central volume knob, the M-Track 2X2M features all-new transparent low-noise Crystal pre-amps and pristine A/D converters that deliver the highest audio performance in its class. The M-Track 2X2M enables you to record up to 2 channels at once with its 2 dedicated XLR+1⁄4 inch balanced combo inputs, and 2 all-new 1⁄4 inch instrument inputs that have a specially designed gain and impedance stage to provide the most accurate representation of a guitar or bass plugged directly into the interface. 5-pin MIDI In and Out connections are included for connecting synths, sequencers and other external MIDI gear.
The M-Track 2X2M connects to your Mac or PC via a standard USB or USB-C port using one of the two included cables. This premium Hi- Speed USB connection enables you to have zero-latency monitoring of your inputs, making the recording process easier than ever. The overall combination of professional audio performance, easy-to-use features, and the included software bundle that provides everything you need to start recording now makes the M- Track 2X2M an amazingly versatile, high-performance audio interface that sets the new standard for its class.
Crystal Clear Recording
With M-Audio's C-Series Interfaces, high quality signal capture has never been easier courtesy of all-new, pro-grade 'Crystal' Preamps. Engineered from the ground up, Crystal Preamps provide musicians and producers with a transparent, low-noise solution that guarantees to get the best out of your microphone and capture your performance the way it was intended to be heard – plus, the inclusion of a +48v Phantom Power Switch assures all microphone types are catered for, including the coveted sound of high-quality condenser mics.
Ultra-Portable Studio-Grade Capture
The M-Track 2X2M fuses pristine A/D converters, tailor made to provide 24-bit resolution digital audio for exquisite dynamic range that captures every nuance and subtlety of your performance. When combined with sample rates of up to 192kHz you can be sure your recordings are completely clear and true to the source audio. Whatever the occasion, be it demos or master recordings, the M-Track 2X2M provides the quality you demand in an ultra-portable, user-friendly and robust package.
Whatever The Project, M-Track's Got It Covered
Combining two XLR+1⁄4 inch balanced combo inputs and two all-new 1⁄4 inch instrument inputs, the M-Track 2X2M allows you to record 2 channels simultaneously, all in studio grade 24-bit/192kHz resolution. The flexibility of a pair of combo-input accommodates any source audio with a microphone or line-level output while a tailor- made gain and impedance stage on the two instrument inputs guarantees a pristine, accurate guitar or bass DI signal.
Future-Proofed High-Speed, Zero Latency Recording
Connecting the M-Track 2X2M couldn't be simpler. Install the drivers, connect it to your Mac or PC via standard USB or USB-C port and you're set to record. With the M-Track 2X2M, the convenience of premium high-speed USB-C combines with a USB/Direct Balance knob, granting latency-free recording and monitoring that allows you to focus on what's important – your performance!
With the M-Track 2X2M, connection to external MIDI equipment is a breeze courtesy of an onboard MIDI interface. Whether it's control of your Virtual Instrument collection via a MIDI keyboard or sending MIDI messages to a sound module, drum machine or out-board sequencer, the M-Track 2X2M's 5-Pin MIDI in/out connections provide flexible connectivity options, seamlessly adapting to your needs.
Instant, Out-Of-The Box Creativity
Whatever the project, the M-Track 2X2's world-class software suite provides the tools you need to take that initial idea to a finished masterpiece. Record, mix and master using Steinberg's Cubase LE: expand your sonic palate with the C-Series Virtual Instrument Suite from AIR Music Technology (including Strike, Xpand!2 and Mini-Grand) and add a professional finish using 20 iconic AU/VST effects and processors from the AIR Creative FX Collection. More than just an interface, the M-Track 2X2 is the heart of your creativity, providing all you need to realize your creative potential.
Xpand!2 is a multitimbral workstation offering four active sound slots, or parts, per patch. Each part is provided with its own MIDI channel, Note Range (Zone), Mix, Arpeggiation, Modulation, and Effects settings—an excellent method for creating individual parts. Using everything from wavetables and FM synthesis to sample playback, the expert sound design team at Air Music Tech has carefully created thousands of ready-to-play Xpand!2 patches.
Strike is a dynamic drum and arranger instrument that features a world-class sample library and a hyper-realistic performance engine. Strike puts you in the producer's chair, enabling you to create, control, and produce professional drum tracks with uncanny human realism. With its proprietary technology, Strike surpasses conventional MIDI programming and drumming sampling when it comes to computer-based playing, arranging, and mixing of drums.
Mini Grand is a simple to use yet powerful virtual piano instrument with seven different acoustic piano sounds to suit a broad range of musical styles and production needs. Combining premium quality piano samples, innovative re-pedaling technology, built in room simulation and equal & stretched tuning, Mini Grand is the go-to plugin for authentic, emotive piano sounds.
With Cubase LE you can turn your Mac or PC into a beautiful and easy-to-use music studio. This compact DAW offers you all the basic tools for recording, editing and mixing everything from the initial musical idea to the final track. Cubase LE assists you during the creative process — whether you are a songwriter, guitar player, vocalist or electronic music producer, Cubase has the right tools and features at hand.
Creative FX Collection
The AIR Creative FX collection has been included as part of Pro Tools® since Version 8 and is considered the reference FX suite by some of the world's most respected audio professionals. AIR FX has been featured in many of the last decade's top film, game and music projects. Each plugin has been expertly designed with ease of use in mind and will ensure professional results each time. This exclusive and diverse collection provides all you need for creative production, mixing and mastering, including reverbs, compressors, equalisers, delays, filters and so much more.
Minimum System Requirements
Standard USB 2.0 or USB-C Port
Windows: 7 (32 or 64 bit)