Packed with two studio-quality XMAX preamps and PreSonus FaderPort technology, the PreSonus ioStation 24c is a superior small-format audio interface perfect for the home studio, for podcasters, and as a portable solution for on-the-go engineers. While the ioStation saves on space, it doesn’t skimp on sound, featuring high-resolution 24-bit/192kHz performance. Engineers at Millionhead appreciate the convenience of DAWs but also enjoy the tactile experience of physical controls. The ioStation 24c provides both, with a motorized 100mm fader taken from PreSonus’s acclaimed FaderPort product series and a bevy of onboard control buttons and knobs — including volume, mute, solo, pan, and more, that seamlessly integrate with your DAW. No matter where you are on your recording journey, the PreSonus ioStation 24c is an ideal companion that streamlines the recording process so you can focus on the important part — creating!
Award-winning XMAX preamps onboard
Ever since PreSonus’s first-generation XMAX preamps hit the market, engineers at Millionhead have been huge fans of their naturally warm and vibrant sound, and the ioStation 24c showcases two solid-state XMAX Class A mic preamps. These pres offer impressively clear sound, and, even with the gain dialed down, you’ll still have loads of volume with plenty of headroom to spare.
Professional-level digital resolution available
Speaking of headroom, thanks to the ioStation 24c’s high-quality digital converters, you get an impressive 115dB of dynamic range that allows you to capture every nuance and sonic detail of your source. What’s more, these converters are capable of operating at up to 192kHz resolution, allowing you to go well past the 96kHz of professional studio work and future-proof your recordings for the high-quality standards yet to come. In other words, whether you need ultra-high-resolution audio for sound-design work or simply want to capture your recordings in the greatest possible sonic detail, your Studio 26c is ready for the job.
Integrated PreSonus FaderPort technology
The ioStation distinguishes itself by including technology from PreSonus' well-regraded FaderPort line of products, which add physical, console-type control over channel parameters. The ioStation is loaded with a high-quality motorized long-throw fader to give you the feel needed for recording perfect fades and writing automation. It includes standard transport controls and other general session controls such as undo/redo, solo/mute clear, track management, and more, plus you can switch automation modes instantly.
The innovative Session Navigator controls make managing complex sessions a breeze. Enjoy instant hands-on control of any Studio One parameter via a link/lock to parameter mode. Lock the ioStation onto a specific mixer channel in your DAW with a channel selector mode. You can scroll through and zoom in or out of your DAW timeline, select and nudge a section, region, or event, and more. You also get a pan control and pan "flip" mode.
Killer software package included
Packaged with Studio One Artist, the PreSonus ioStation 24c provides you with everything you need to start recording on your computer. And to take it to the next level, PreSonus includes the Studio Magic Plug-in Suite. This extensive collection of popular plug-ins from manufacturers such as Maag Audio, Lexicon, and Arturia, adding up to hundreds of dollars of extra value. Punch up your mix bus with Brainworx's bx-opto, add ambiance with Eventide's SP2016-inspired Stereo Room reverb, fire up transients with SPL's Attacker, and much more. And since these plug-ins are available in AAX, VST, and AU formats, they're compatible with any DAW you choose.