Apogee Announces Upgraded JAM 96k iOS Guitar Interface
Apogee Electronics has announced the JAM 96k, an upgraded guitar interface for iPad, iPhone and Mac. JAM 96k’s circuitry is designed to reproduce the unique interaction between guitar and tube amp, resulting in an authentic tone and responsive feel from any guitar or music creation app.
» PureDIGITAL instrument connection delivers pristine sound quality
» Designed for electric guitar, bass and acoustic instrument with a pickup
» Discrete Class A Input stage emulates the tone and responsive feel of a classic guitar amp
» Nickel plated finish
» Up to 96kHz, 24-bit analog-to-digital recording
» Works with iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Mac
» Includes iOS Lightning cable, iOS 30-pin cable, Mac USB cable
» Control knob allows easy input level adjustment
» Multicolor LED for status indication and input level monitoring
» Up to 40dB of gain
» No batteries or external power required
JAM was first introduced in 2011 alongside iPad 2 and GarageBand for iPad as part of Apple’s keynote presentation, marking the start of the iOS music recording revolution. The new JAM 96k features tube amp tone emulation and a nickel-plated finish. JAM 96k also provides the ability to make higher fidelity recordings – up to 24-bit/96kHz – and includes an iOS Lighting cable in the box. Like its predecessor, JAM 96k also includes an iOS 30-pin cable and Mac USB cable.
Apogee’s new JAM 96k costs $129 and is available now.