Simple, reliable, and portable.
The AudioBox USB ® 96 audio interface is for you, be it a musician, a producer or a podcaster on a budget. This simple, handy little audio / MIDI interface has the right capabilities for the basic recording needs and enables you to instantly connect and begin recording up to 96 kHz (24-bit) audio. The AudioBox USB 96 is bus-powered and built to travel, making recording easy.
Just the right size.
The two front-panel mic / instrument combo inputs of the AudioBox USB 96 audio interface make it suitable for singers / songwriters, podcasters and collaborations with guitars as well as guitar-bass. Just connect a few microphones and have a stereo recording system that is easy to operate. With a mix-control you can control the level between the input and the computer reproduction without annoying delays. A pair of balanced line outputs, an ultra loud crystalline headphone and a MIDI I / O can also be connected to your favorite synth or MIDI controller. This results in a simple , inexpensive, portable recording solution.
Roadworthy and ready to travel.
In the best meaning of the word, here's a mobile audio app. The heavy-duty steel chassis has been given to the AudioBox USB 96 for serious pounding and reliability. The screaming, loud headphone output means that even noisy places can hear your music loud and clear. And it's USB 2.0 bus powered, so you can record it anywhere with a laptop. Just drop it on a tabletop or slip it into your laptop pocket.
World-class recording software included.
While the AudioBox USB 96 audio interface works with virtually all Mac and Windows audio-recording software, it comes with a free license for PreSonus’ Studio One® Artist DAW, giving you a complete recording solution. Built by creative people for creative music production, Studio One is easy to learn and enables you to compose, record, and produce your masterpiece without getting distracted by the tools. Studio One also enjoys a robust online community of enthusiastic and helpful users you can turn to for advice.
Built for the studio and the road.
If you're just recording or an experienced producer who wants to go mobile, the audio interface of the AudioBox USB 96 gives you great sound on bus-powered in a rugged chassis that is ready to get onto the road. The AudioBox USB 96 provides you with a completely integrated recording system straight out of the box, which is the perfect companion for any recording software. See your favorite PreSonus dealer for the AudioBox USB 96 and Studio One.
Make your own magic.
At PreSonus, our audio interfaces have all of the required elements to create your own thrilling spells in our studio. That's why every audio interface product we produce includes Studio One Artist. But here in Louisiana, we have a word: lagniappe. It means "a little something extra," and it’s in that spirit that we also include the Studio Magic Suite of software with our audio interface products.
The 2020 Studio Magic is a major step up from the 2019 edition, and includes Ableton Live Lite, tutorials from Melodics, 6 virtual instruments, and 9 effects plug-ins in VST, AU, and AAX formats... all unlocked for use inside Studio One Artist with a retail value of over $1000 (US).
Below are the minimum computer-system requirements for AudioBox USB 96.
The minimum system requirements may differ for DAWs other than Studio One. Please check the requirements for your DAW of choice with its manufacturer.
Note that the speed of your processor, amount of RAM and size and speed of your hard drive will greatly affect the overall performance of your recording system.