Category: Sound and Multi-media
Manufacturer: TerraTec Electronic GmbH
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 4.19 MB
Operating System: Windows 2000, XP and Server 2003 SP3
Latest Version / Release Date: 184.108.40.206 / 2000
The Terratec Phase 26 USB (MIDI) is an external studio interface that is used to offer mobile recording solutions on a windows or Macintosh platforms. Since the device is portable, its convenient for use on notebook and the only requirement is USB ports. The Phase 26 devise is versatile and has a MIDI interface, amplified headphones and a microphone input. Further, the device has a Phono Preamp, which accepts turntables. With such, the device can be used by Disk Jockeys without adding further amplifiers. It can also be used in music recording sessions, audio recording sessions, music production, 5.1-sorround production and digital mastering. The advantage of using the Phase 26 audio device is that it provides high quality sound through the 108 Decibels dynamic range. It is also equipped with converters whose resolution ranges from 24 bits to 96 KHz
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 drivers of the Phase 26 audio device are usually provided by the manufacturer on purchase. However, the same can also be downloaded from the support section of the official Terratec website. The drivers allow the phase 26 device to work in harmony with other Windows or Mac devices thus avoiding conflict. The driver installation process is usually flawless since the system automatically senses the new phase 26 audio device automatically. The generic drivers for Mac OS X and Windows XP ensure that latency for this device is extremely low. As such, the phase 26 USB audio device is excellent for use in software synthesizers, which are real-time enabled. New devices are bundled with the PC versions of FL Studio and WaveLab Lite software. The MIDI Interface in this device allows for 16 channels, while the headphone input is enabled with volume control features. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and TerraTec Phase 26 USB (MIDI) errors before installing any driver updates.