Category: Sound & Multimedia
Manufacturer: Avid Technology INC
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 2.98 MB
Operating System: Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 2000 SP3, Windows 2000 SP1, Windows 2000 SP4,Windows NT SP1,Windows NT SP2
Latest Version / Release Date: 220.127.116.11 / 10 Oct 2003
The Digidesign Mbox 2 is a USB powered audio production device, which is an upgrade of the original Mbox. This next generation hardware tool features a wide variety of connection preferences including digital, analog and Midi I/O. This appliance comes with a user friendly software known as Pro Tools which gives the user most of the features that are available in a state of the art audio studio. Pro Tools enables recording, mixing and editing functions. Any projects that are created using the Mbox 2 and its accompanying software Pro Tools can also be opened on Pro Tools HD and systems that are powered by Pro Tools M-Powered. It is also compatible with a diverse range of Pro Tools Applications in professional studios. The Digidesign Mbox 2 can be run on a computer with a minimum RAM of 1 GB.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The hardware interface of the Digidesign Mbox 2 is easy to use and made of durable material. It is USB powered, which makes it easy to move. In addition to having 2 S/PDIF digital I/O channels, the Mbox has 2 analog outputs and 2 analog inputs. The device has separated source selection for gain control and source selection for each channel. The unit comes with bundled plug-ins for virtual effects and instruments. Its sample rate is 44.1 KHz and a range of 106DB when weighted and 103DBwhen un-weighted. The frequency response is +/-0.5 dB, 20 Hz -20Hz.The Digidesign Mbox 2 is a compact easy to use device that offers professional performance. The software installation for this device should be done with a DVD enabled ROM or its equivalent. The Mbox is USB enabled; however, it does not support USB hubs. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Digidesign Mbox 2 Firmware Updater errors before installing any driver updates.