[LAD] What sound cards are recommender by developers? I'll order next week!!!

Ralf Mardorf ralf.mardorf at alice-dsl.net
Mon May 23 10:55:39 UTC 2011

On Mon, 2011-05-23 at 10:33 +0200, Albert Graef wrote:
> On 05/23/2011 09:59 AM, Jeremy Jongepier wrote:
> > Not much to recommend, basically only one candidate at the moment afaik:
> > http://www.m-audio.com/products/en_us/FastTrackUltra8R.html
> This looks interesting, and I'm tempted to buy one, too, but how well is 
> it supported by recent ALSA versions? Google turns up very mixed results.
> Albert

Thank you Jeremy :)

it cost 369,- EUR here in Germany, customers made good reports, but they
mentioned that 1. the sound quality isn't as good as of e.g. a Motu and
2. that it should be (perhaps on other OS) impossible to use more than
one of that devices.

On Mon, 2011-05-23 at 01:35 -0700, James Warden wrote: 
> ... mmmm a USB2 audio device is not exactly linux friendly.

I wonder if USB is bad regarding to audio jitter. For MIDI it is bad regarding to jitter.

- Ralf

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