ESI Releases MAYA44 USB+ – Upgraded USB Audio Interface
ESI has debuted the MAYA44 USB+, an enhanced multi-purpose analogue 4-in / 4-out USB audio interface. In addition to the two stereo ins and outs, the MAYA44 features a 60mW headphone output and an optical S/PDIF digital output, making this audio interface applicable for DJs, as well as home recording applications.
Besides standard recording and playback functionality, MAYA44 USB+ provides everything that is needed for professional music production. In its compact plastic case, the MAYA44 USB+ provides 4 analog input and 4 analog output channels with RCA connectors and a combined optical S/PDIF digital output / stereo headphone output. The headphone output provides a separate stereo output signal, making it work for digital DJ duties.
With support for ASIO 2.0, CoreAudio and MME / WDM, MAYA44 USB is compatible to all major music and DJ applications like Cubase, Logic, Sonar, Reason, Reaktor, MixVibes, Traktor DJ Studio, BPM Studio and much more.
» 4 input channels and 4 output channels with RCA connectors
» -10dBV input / output level (unbalanced) with improved performance
» optical S/PDIF digital output with Miniplug connector
» headphone output (1/8″ connector) with 60mW amplifier, sends out signal from channel 1 / 2 only
» MME, WDM, ASIO 2.0 and CoreAudio support
» standard USB connection to PC or Mac
» compatible with Windows XP, Vista, 7 (32-bit / 64-bit) and Mac OS X
» compatible with all important DJ software applications
» compatible with all important professional audio applications
» compact and portable design with around 12 cm x 7 cm x 2 cm
» Powered by USB
The ESI MAYA44 USB+ costs £83 and is available now.