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PreSonus StudioLive AR12 USB 14-channel Hybrid Performance and Recording Mixer

The PreSonus AR12 is a hybrid analog mixer featuring in-built digital FX, 24bit / 96kHz audio-interface, and direct-to-disk recording via the SD card slot. On the analog mixer front, there is a total of 14 channels on the AR12. This includes 8 mic-pre’s, with inputs 5-8 also doubling as stereo line inputs, via the dual TRS jacks below the mic input. Each channel has gain control, a 3-band EQ section, 2 monitor sends per channel, an FX send, pan-pot and a 60mm fader. The FX channel and monitor channels 1 and 2 each have there own fader too. Of most interest, is the Super Chanel, that can input either RCA, 3.5mm or stereo Bluetooth! The AR12 ships with Capture and Studio One Artist software.

Includes Studio Magic Plug-in Suite!
Amazing bundle with titles from Eventide, Plugin Alliance, Lexicon, SPL, Maag, Brainworx & Arturia. See “Features” below for more details.

    • PreSonus StudioLive AR12 Features:

      4 mono and 4 stereo channels, each with 60 mm level fader, pan, mute, PFL solo, highpass filter, and 3-band semi-parametric EQ (mono channels: sweepable mid band)
      2 instrument inputs, 12 balanced line inputs, and 8 balanced mic inputs with Class A microphone preamps and global 48V phantom power
      1 stereo Super Channel (Ch. 13/14) with RCA inputs, 1/8-inch stereo input, switchable SD/USB stereo playback, and Bluetooth 4.1 input
      2 monitor buses with dedicated channel sends, AFL solo, and balanced TRS output
      1 stereo effects return with 60mm master fader, dedicated monitor sends and effects bypass footswitch jack
      2x2 SD recorder (record main mix); supports SD and HCSD formats up to 32 GB
      L/R Control Room outputs and headphone output with dedicated level controls
      Global 48V phantom power
      Rackmount kit included
      Complete recording solution: Includes Capture™ live-recording software and Studio One® 3 Artist DAW for Mac and Windows

      Studio Magic Plug-in Suite:
      The PreSonus AR12 now includes Studio Magic. This suite of plug-ins brings extended sonic functionality to any DAW, including Studio One. Cherry-picked from the first names in virtual instruments and effects, each one brings a different flavour of practical magic to your songs. These plug-ins aren't gimmicky one-trick ponies — these are real-deal workhorses that you'll find yourself relying on for countless mixes. The Studio Magic suite includes SPL Attacker, Mäag Audio EQ2, Lexicon’s MPX-i Reverb, Eventide H910 Harmonizer, Eventide Stereo Room, Brainworx bx opto compressor and the Arturia Analog Lab Lite —classic analogue synths, organs, string machines, and pianos from Arturia’s V-Collection of virtual instruments.

    • PreSonus StudioLive AR12 Specifications:

      Height: 3.5” (89 mm)
      Width (Chassis only): 15” (381 mm)
      Depth: 15.6” (397 mm)
      Weight: 11.9 lbs (5.4 kg)

    • PreSonus StudioLive AR12 System Requirements:

      Below are the minimum computer-system requirements for use with Capture™ and Studio One®.

      Mac® OS X 10.8.5
      Intel® Core™ 2 Duo processor (Intel Core i3 or faster recommended)
      Windows® 7 x64/x86 SP1 +platform update, Windows 8.1 x64/x86, Windows 10 x64/x86
      Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD® Athlon™ X2 processor (Intel Core i3 or AMD Athlon X4 or faster recommended)
      Mac and Windows Systems
      4 GB RAM (8 GB or more recommended)
      30 GB hard-drive space (Studio One)
      Internal or external 7200 RPM storage drive highly recommended
      Monitor with 1366x768 resolution (high-dpi monitor recommended)

      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. Also, a more powerful system (faster processor with more RAM) will allow for lower latency (signal delay) than you might experience while monitoring audio signals.
      As a commitment to constant improvement, PreSonus Audio Electronics, Inc., reserves the right to change any specification stated herein, at any time, without notification.​​

      ** Please note, system requirements may change. For the most recent system requirements please visit the manufacturer's official product listing **