For all of the good things are El Kapitan brings to the Apple ecosystem it also brings its fair share of issues. Namely old equipment such as mixing devices for podcasting and music will have issues thanks to the new implementation of core audio. so if you’re old mixing devices no longer compatible than you might want to check out the iK Multimedia iRig Pro DUO: The smallest fully-featured dual-channel interface.
Amongst the Rig Pro DUO features two XLR/TRS combo audio input jacks with gain controls, phantom power, ultra-low noise/high-headroom preamps, high-end 24-bit AD/DA converters, MIDI IN/OUT jacks for connecting controllers and other MIDI devices, a stereo pair of TRS balanced output jacks and a headphone out with level control.
To top it all off, it’s also truly self-powered via 2 AA batteries. Meaning that portable podcasting using a device such as your iPhone or iPad is a true possibility.
iRig Pro DUO can be powered via USB for Mac/PC or via an optional wall power adapter And measuring at only 130 x 75 x 38 mm, it fits easily into a gig bag, laptop bag, pocket or the palm of a hand.
Sound can be conveniently monitored with zero latency via either its 2 balanced TRS outputs or its headphone out jack with onboard level control.
Pricing and availability
iRig Pro DUO is now shipping and available from music and electronics retailers worldwide, and from the IK online store, for only $/€199.99 (excluding taxes)