[LAU] ADAT support with Presonus FireStudio Live interface?

David Kastrup dak at gnu.org
Tue Jul 13 17:47:09 CEST 2021

Bent Bisballe Nyeng <deva at aasimon.org> writes:

>> Bent Bisballe Nyeng <deva at aasimon.org> writes:
>>> Hello
>>> I have two Presonus FireStudio Live firewire interfaces working in
>>> daisy-chain mode for a total of 16 channel pre-amped inputs and they
>>> are working great :-)
>>> I am however sometimes running short on channels and thought it might
>>> be worth looking into adding a cheaper interface, such as the
>>> Behringer ADA8200 Ultragain, and hook that up to one the the Presonus
>>> interfaces through ADAT to ensure full sample synchronization.
> Thank you for your feeback both of you.  After fiddling even more
> around in the user manual I found out that the Presonus FireStudio
> Project interface doesn't even have ADAT, so my problem sort-of went
> away on its own (replaced by a different one though; how to get extra
> channels).

Ah, the kind of problem going away that nobody wants apart from GUI
designers.  It can probably synchronize via S/PDIF but that does not
really seem to buy you a lot.

David Kastrup

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