[linux-audio-user] M-Audio cards, XLR inputs question

anahata anahata at treewind.co.uk
Mon Feb 7 14:56:03 EST 2005

On Mon, Feb 07, 2005 at 11:24:33AM -0500, Paul Coccoli wrote:

> I'd recommend the M-Audio Audio Buddy

Good value at the low end, as long as your mics don't need a full spec
48V phantom power - you get about 36V which is fine for some mics but
not others.

> I've looked at 4+ channel mic preamps, and they seem to be either
> really cheap (Nady, SM-Pro) or way too expensive.  The other option,
> as other have mentioned, is a compact mixer (Yamaha, Mackie

The Mackie VLZ1202 is a very good option for that - widely
acknowledged as killer value for money if you need 4 channels of mic
preamp, especially if you need low noise.

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