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PreSonus StudioLive 16 Series 3 Digital Mixer

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The StudioLive 16 digital console/recorder is by far the most powerful mixer in its class. This third-generation StudioLive mixer is fully recallable, with 17 touch-sensitive, motorized faders and 17 recallable XMAX preamps. The StudioLive sound is better than ever, including all-new Fat Channel processing, re-engineered from the ground up, and vintage-style EQs and compressors. Add built-in AVB networking, onboard multitrack Capture recording to SD Card, and a complete suite of software, and you have a mixing and recording powerhouse that's equally formidable in live and studio applications.

• 17 touch-sensitive, motorized faders with 1-to-1 workflow
• RGB Select buttons with user-assignable colours
• Transport control
• All-new Fat Channel controls including 8 scribble strips, encoders, and multicolor buttons, customizable user layer, and 7-inch colour touchscreen

• Inputs and Outputs: 16 channel inputs (8 mic, 8 mic/line), 1 XLR Talkback mic input with recallable XMAX Class A preamp, 2 stereo Aux inputs, 10 FlexMix outputs (6 XLR, 4 balanced TRS), unbalanced stereo (RCA) tape input and output, Bluetooth 4.1 wireless tape input, stereo AES/EBU digital output, 2 XLR (L/R) Main outputs, XLR Main summed mono output, 2 TRS monitor outputs, Stereo headphone output
• Channels and Buses: 32 input channels, 2 stereo aux inputs
26 buses (16 FlexMixes, 4 dedicated subgroups, 4 internal effects sends, Stereo main bus), 24 Filter DCAs
• Networking Connections: 1 Ethernet control network port, 1 Ethercon AVB audio network port
• Recording: Onboard 34x34 SD recorder, 38x38 USB recording interface, 55x55 AVB recording interface
• Signal Processing: Intuitive Fat Channel signal processing on every channel, vintage EQ and compressor models available on every input, 8 31-band graphic EQs, 4 internal effects buses, Built-in real-time analyzer
• Metering/Displays: 7-inch color touchscreen, input meter on every channel, full-size Fat Channel metering
• Scenes and Presets: Create, save, and edit up to 100 scenes, create, save, and edit channel settings and copy/paste between channels
• Digital: Studio-quality converters with 115 dB dynamic range, 48 kHz operation with 24-bit resolution
• Integrated Software: UC Surface touch control software for Mac/Windows/iPad, Studio One Artist digital audio workstation + Capture multitrack recording for Mac and Windows

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I'm a long time Presonus user, started with a StudioLive 24.4.2 and a 16.0.2 which served as a backup and for smaller gigs. I never did have to ever use it as a backup. I upgraded to an RM32AI/CS18AI combo. I was used to how the older boards used locate to match the faders, but wow moving faders make everything easier to use with the workflow. Really happy with the combination. When the SL16 series 3 was released, what sold me on it was the ability to record without a computer attached. It has become my new "backup" mixer for my RM, and also great for gigs that can use recording! Definitely love the mixer, plus it has a smaller form factor than the RM/CS combo, it's all back in one mixer again which definitely has its uses. I'm not about to sell my RM/CS combo as I like the 32 chanels etc etc. Just starting to dig more into the mixer, getting used to the workflow changes etc. I like what I'm seeing!m Love the layout, custom controls, nice big LCD screen, easy access and everything makes sense for a great workflow! Definitely would buy again!!
Posted by Rob on Sep 15, 2017
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