Roland Ships The EDIROL M-16DX
(Edirol | Posted 2007-08-31)
Roland is proud to announce the
company is now shipping the new EDIROL M-16DX Digital Mixer. Together
with powerful effects onboard, an intelligent Room Acoustic Control
function, and loads of digital and analog connectivity, the M-16DX
signals a new era in digital mixing. With the release of an optional
23 ft/7 meter cable (model name: DXC-7), Roland adds portable
convenience to the sweet mix of this new mixer's features.
EDIROL product manager Michael Barrett relates, "The optional DXC-7
allows users to move the console away from the processor to give them
the flexibility to control the mix from a convenient location, away
from the many cables that may be plugged into the I/O processor.
Anyone wishing to streamline their studio, or chase the sweet spot
with mixer in hand, can benefit from this simple option. Live bands,
keyboard players, drummers, project studio engineers, audio/video
production facilities, and more will appreciate the convenience and
the many features that this full digital mixer offers."
The M-16DX contains a powerful 24-bit/96kHz digital signal processing
engine that provides a transparent, noiseless mixing foundation.
Experience the power of accurate, detailed digital mixing, at a price
you can afford.
The M-16DX is a new-generation mixer comprising two modules: the Mix
Controller for your desktop, and the I/O Module, which can be mounted
in a rack. Together, these two components provide a wide assortment
of connection and processing features, while leaving your desktop
A full-featured DSP effects processor is built into the M-16DX, with
insert effects (Power Compressor, Vocal/Narration Enhancers, and
Voice Change), spatial effects (Echo, Space Echo, and multi-format
Reverb), and mastering tools (Noise Suppressor, Enhancer, and
Multiband Compressor-Limiter). In addition, each channel strip is
equipped with Low-Cut Filter, 3-Band Sweepable EQ, Pan, Aux 1&2,
Select, Solo/Mute, and Level controls. Onboard Scene memories, that
only a digital mixer can offer, allow for instant recall of channel
and effect parameters, USB switch, and the dual 16-band graphic EQ
In a portable mixing first, the M-16DX features a high-contrast,
backlit LCD that lets you to see the effects in operation, as well a
spectrum analysis of your mix! Also onboard is the intelligent Room
Acoustic Control function, which automatically analyzes and
compensates for the frequency response of your studio. It's fast,
easy, and effective.
Digital and analog connectivity - it's all here, and more. Channels
1-4 contain quality mic preamps with phantom power; channels 1 and 2
also offer Hi-Z switches for directly connecting guitar and bass.
Channels 11 and 12 provide direct digital input via S/PDIF optical or
coaxial connections. And most impressively, the USB 2.0 port allows
the mixer to work as a powerful 18-in/2-out 24-bit/96kHz audio
interface for computer recording. That's right....Eighteen discrete
audio channels (16 inputs + Main Mix) that can be recorded on
individual tracks within the complimentary Cakewalk SONARL LE
recording software (included at no cost to customer) or to most any
DAW software of your choice. Macintosh and Windows operating systems
For more information visit www.rolandus.com/EDIROL to view the
interactive Roland M-16DX demo.
Roland is a world leader in the design, manufacture, and distribution
of electronic musical instruments, professional audio equipment,
multimedia products, and music accessories. EDIROL is one of the
brands of the Roland Group, dedicated to computer related, Desk Top
Media Production (DTMP) field which is integrating music, audio and
video impartially. For more information, contact Roland Corporation
U.S., 5100 S. Eastern Ave., P.O. Box 910921, Los Angeles, CA
90091-0921, (323) 890-3700 (x3718 - for media use only.)