The dbx 266xs is a two channel compressor, limiter and gate. An all in one dynamics solution that is equally suited to live or studio applications. The 266xs features dbx’s patented Overeasy compression allows for a musical and transparent character.
Error proof operation to smooth uneven levels, add sustain to guitars, fatten drums or tighten up mixes New gate timing algorithms ensure the smoothest release characteristics Program-adaptive expander/gates Great sounding dynamics control for any type of program material Separate precision LED displays for gain reduction, compression threshold and gate threshold allow quick, accurate setup Stereo or dual-mono operation Balanced inputs and outputs on 1/4" TRS and XLR connectors Side Chain insert Classic dbx® "Auto" mode
dbx 266xs TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS:
Input Connectors: 1/4” TRS and female XLR (pin 2 hot) Input Type: Electronically balanced/unbalanced, RF filtered Input Impedance: 40kΩ balanced/unbalanced Max Input: >+22dBu Balanced or Unbalanced Output Connectors: 1/4” TRS, female XLR (pin 2 hot) Output Type: Impedance-balanced/unbalanced, RF filtered Output Impedance: +4dBu: 100Ω balanced, 50Ω unbalanced; -10dBu: 1kΩ balanced, 500Ω unbalanced Max Output: >+21dBu balanced/unbalanced into 2kΩ or greater; >+18dBm balanced/unbalanced (into 600Ω) Sidechain: 1/4” TRS Phone, Normalled: Ring = Output (send); tip = Input (return) Sidechain Impedance: Tip = >10kΩ (Input), Ring = 2kΩ (Output) Sidechain Max Input Level: Tip = >+22dBu (Input) Sidechain Max Output Level: Ring = >+20dBu (Output) Dimensions: 1.75" x 5.75" x 19" (4.45 cm x 14.6 cm x 48.26 cm ) Unit Weight: 4.84 lbs (2.19 kg) Shipping Weight: 6.6 lbs (2.99 kg) Reference: 0dBu = 0.775Vrms