Focusrite Sintefex The Liquid Channel Studio Recording Mic Preamp Compressor

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  • Regular price $1,539.00

Focusrite The Liquid Channel 

The Focusrite Liquid Channel is a revolutionary professional channel strip that can precisely replicate virtually any classic mic-pre and compressor ever made! Combining radical new analog pre-amp technology with special Dynamic Convolution techniques, the Liquid Channel fuses cutting-edge analog design with lightning fast SHARC DSP. Augmented by fully digital controls and optional remote software, The Liquid Channel provides the ultimate fluid vintage collection.


  • This unit has been used.

  • This unit has been tested and all functions are working as they should.

  • The cosmetic condition of this unit is good! It shows some wear like a couple of scratches / nicks and marks on the top. Nothing major, please see all photos for details. 

  • This sale is for the Liquid Channel unit only. No other parts, cables or accessories are included.

  • This unit has a voltage selector so is worldwide compatible. Please ensure it it set to match the mains power of your country before powering on this unit. 

  • Digital convertor with 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4 and 192kHz sample rates

  • 24-bit resolution

  • 120 dB signal-to-noise ratio measured with 20 Hz/22 kHz bandpass A-weighted filter

  • Frequency response +/-0.05 dB between 20Hz - 20kHz

  • Maximum input level +22 dBu

  • Total Harmonic Distortion + Noise 0.00035% (-109 dB)

  • Dynamic range 116 dB measured with 20 Hz/22 kHz bandpass A-weighted filter

  • Extremely low jitter - internal clock: <20 pico-seconds, AES digital output: <200 pico-seconds, external clock: <1 nano-second

  • Mic preamps with gain range +6 dB to +80 dB, switched in 1 dB steps

  • Frequency response is variable, set by pre-amp chosen

  • Mic noise: EIN = -126 dB measured at 80 dB of gain with 150 ? source impedance and 20 Hz/22 kHz bandpass filter

  • Noise at analog out: -92 dBu measured at +6 dB gain with 20 Hz/22 kHz bandpass

  • A-weighted filter

  • Noise at AES digital out: -119 dBfs measured at + 6dB gain with 20 Hz/22 kHz bandpass A-weighted filter

  • Maximum input level: +16 dBu

  • Line input with gain range -10 dB to +10 dB, switched in 1 dB steps

  • High pass filter with roll off frequency switchable between 75 Hz and 120 Hz, frequency measured at -6 dB down point, 12 dB per octave roll-off

  • Harmonics with controllable distortion range: 0 to 15 where 15 (maximum) = 10% of 2nd-, 20% of 3rd- and 10% of 5th-order at 0dBfs (level-dependent distortion)

  • Compressor: in "As Original" mode the parameter ranges will be the same as on the original unit being replicated. In "Free" mode the parameter ranges are: Threshold range: -40 db to 20 dB switched in 1 dB steps; Ratio range: 1:1 to limit; Attack range: 0.1 mS to 2.5 S; Release range: 0.1 mS to 2.5 S

  • Make-up gain: -20 dB to +20 dB switched in 0.5dB steps

  • High Shelf, Mid Band and Low Shelf EQ


Standard postage within Australia is free. If you are in a remote area you may incur extra fees. 

International import tax, duty, vat, custom fees or any other charges are not covered by us, nor included in the shipping fees. These are the responsibility of the buyer.

Return Policy:

Returns will only be accepted for manufacture defects / faulty items. Please contact us if you have any problems with your purchase and we will strive to work it out with you.

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