AG is a multi-purpose, high-resolution mixer and USB audio interface designed to elevate the creative, audio experience for webcasters / podcasters, gamers, mobile musicians, music producers and more... Features: • High resolution (24-bit192kHz) 2-track audio recording and playback. • Flexible LOOPBACK feature - perfect for live recording or webcasting. • "D-PRE" studio quality mic preamps with high gain and low noise. • Easy control and pro sound with 1-TOUCH COMP/EQ, EFFECT and AMP SIM processing. • +48V phantom power on CH1 input for condenser mics and Dl boxes. • Hi-Z input for guitars on CH2. • iPad (2 or later) connectivity via Apple iPad Camera Connection Kit (requires external USB power supply) • USB bus-powered for Mac & PC. • Rugged metal chassis. • Includes Cubase Al downloadable version. Webcasting / Podcasting Transform your PC, Mac or even your iPad into a virtual radio station and spread your message to the world. With a surprisingly easy setup process, the AG lets you produce online content with high-resolution sound, either for real-time broadcast over digital streaming platforms such as USTREAM or YOUTUBE LIVE, or producing on-demand podcasts and videos. Your AG will elevate your production value considerably with background music, sound effects, and a level of sound quality that can’t be matched with a conventional computer / headset configuration. LOOPBACK function for internet live streaming The LOOPBACK function enables live broadcasting of all the microphones, instruments and other audio sources along with background music from your PC / Mac or iPad. Flexible connectivity AG comes equipped with an input featuring phantom power as well as a headset input, giving you the option to use a professional condenser mic, or conventional computer headset. 1-TOUCH DSP offers professional sound with a single touch 1-TOUCH COMP / EQ can add clarity and focus to your sound with the simple click of a button. Just like an authentic radio broadcast, you can add reverb with the 1-TOUCH EFFECT or sound effects from an external device at will. AG DSP Controller allows additional control of DSP settings With the multi-platform AG DSP Controller software app you can access, and edit the compressor, EQ, high-pass filter, reverb, and amp simulator parameters of your 1-TOUCH DSP. EASY mode gives you precise, intuitive control, while EXPERT mode allows you more detailed adjustment of your parameters. High resolution (192 / 24bit) playback and recording AG’s high-quality design enables 192kHz / 24bit sound that can reproduce even the most subtle nuances of your original recordings. If you use ASIO compatible playback software, you can even bypass the internal Kernal mixer and reproduce the original sound faithfully. AG’s 192kHz/24bit sound quality is ideal for capturing the purest reproduction of your analog recordings when archiving your treasured collection. USB bus powered or mobile battery The compact and durable AG can be operated using USB bus power or a mobile battery, giving you a powerful mobile setup that can fit easily into a backpack. D-PRE studio quality mic preamp AG features the same premium mic preamps developed by Yamaha for high-end recording consoles, capturing most detailed nuances of your vocal or instrumental performance. Class Compliant mode for iPad connection AG is compatible with Apple’s second generation iPad or later, allowing you to create high quality recording and playback using an iOS compatible music app such as Cubasis. *Apple iPad Camera Connection Kit/ Lightning to USB Camera Adapter required Durable, compact metal chassis The tough metal body of the AG is extremely portable and easy to place on a keyboard, on a guitar case, or even on a mic stand using an optional adapter. Cubase AI Music Production Software Cubase AI Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) software is included with your AG purchase giving you a streamlined but powerful music production tool for making high-quality recordings right out of the box.