Creon Black (USB Audio-Interface & Monitor Controller)

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Creon combines an audio interface with high-quality preamps and a fully-featured monitor controller. You can play and play back, record and convert, control and listen with one single device.

  • 2 discrete SPL microphone preamplifiers
  • Instrument preamplifier (Hi-Z, +22 dBu)
  • 2 Line inputs
  • 2 Channel USB-Interface with 24Bit/192kHz converter
  • USB Class 2.0 compliant for iOS device recording/monitoring
  • Powerful headphone amplifier
  • Stereo speaker output
  • Play-along and monitoring also without DAW (stand-alone)
  • Real-time analog monitoring
  • One knob monitor mix
  • 34V operational voltage for professional levels up to +22.8dB
  • Pro level boost for consumer electronics
  • Very low jitter due to FMCTM (Fixed-Master-Clock)
  • No sample rate conversion or clock recovery for true 1:1 audio
  • Hi-Speed USB 2.0 (480MBit/s)
  • Windows XP/7/8/10, Mac OS X 10.6 or higher, iOS 6 and higher
  • HxWxD: 67x260x175 cm, 2.64x10.2x6.9 inch
  • Input Sockets

  • Mic Inputs 1, 2: XLR
  • Line Inputs 1, 2: 6.3mm TRS
  • Instrument Input: 6.3mm TS
  • Source 1 Input: 6.3mm TRS
  • Source 2 Input: RCA

  • Output Sockets

  • Speaker Out | Main Out: XLR
  • Headphone Outputs 1 and 2: 6.3mm TRS

  • Input Impedances

  • Microphone Input: 10kohms
  • Line Inputs: 10kohms unbalanced, 20kohms balanced
  • Instrument Input: 1.1Mohms
  • Source 1 Input: 10kohms unbalanced, 20kohms balanced
  • Source 2 Input: 10kohms

  • Output Impedances

  • Speaker Outputs A and B: 75ohms unbalanced, 150ohms balanced
  • Headphone Outputs: 33ohms

  • Maximum Input Levels

  • Mic Inputs: +14.5dBu (Gain fully left)
  • Line Inputs: +22.5dBu
  • Instrument Input: +24dBu (Gain fully left)
  • Source 1 Input: +22.5dBu
  • Source 2 Input: +22.5dBu

  • Maximum Output Levels

  • Speaker Out | Main Out: +22.5dBu

  • Microphone Preamplifiers (balanced, XLR)

  • Gain Control: +7dB - +60dB
  • Frequency Response: 10Hz - >200kHz
  • Noise (unweighted, 30dB gain, input termination 150Ohm): -90dBu
  • Equivalent Input Noise: -128dBu
  • Common Mode Rejection Ratio: < -70dBu
  • THD+N Ratio@1kHz (30dB gain, input termination 150Ohm): 0.003%
  • High Pass Filter: fg = 80Hz, 6dB/Oct.
  • Phantom Power: 48Volt

  • Instrument Input (Unbalanced, 6.3mm TS)

  • Gain Control: -6dB - +31dB
  • Frequency Response: 10Hz - >200kHz
  • Noise (unweighted, unity gain, input termination 100kOhm): -85dBu
  • THD+N Ratio@1kHz (unity gain, input termination 100kOhm): 0.005%

  • Line Input (balanced, 6.3mm TRS)

  • Frequency Response: 10Hz - >200kHz
  • Noise (unweighted, unity gain, input termination 600Ohm): -95dBu
  • Common Mode Rejection ratio: < -60dBu
  • THD+N Ratio@1kHz (unity gain, input termination 600Ohm): 0.002%

  • Source 1 Input (balanced, 6.3mm TRS)

  • Frequency Response: 10Hz - >200kHz
  • Noise (unweighted, unity gain, input termination 600Ohm): -95dBu
  • Common Mode Rejection ratio: < -60dBu
  • THD+N Ratio@1kHz (unity gain, input termination 600Ohm): 0.002%

  • Source 2 Input (unbalanced, RCA)

  • Frequency Response: 10Hz - >200kHz
  • Noise (unweighted, unity gain, input termination 600Ohm): -90dBu
  • Noise (unweighted, -10dBV, input termination 600Ohm): -85dBu
  • THD+N Ratio@1kHz (unity gain, input termination 600Ohm): 0.003%
  • THD+N Ratio@1kHz (-10dBV, input termination 600Ohm): 0.003%

  • Headphone Outputs (stereo, 6.3mm TRS)

  • Frequency Response: 10Hz - >200kHz
  • Power@0dBu: 47Ohm load: 13mW/300Ohm load: 1,7mW/600Ohm load: 1.0mW
  • Power max: 47Ohm load: 670mW/300Ohm load: 265mW/600Ohm load: 150mW
  • THD+N Ratio@1kHz (Power@0dBu): 47Ohm: 0.0026%/300Ohm: 0.002%/600Ohm: 0.002%

  • AD Conversion (ASIO direct)

    Noisefloor (A-weighted)

  • 44.1/48kHz: -113dBFS
  • 88.2/96kHz: -110dBFS

  • Dynamic range

  • 44.1/48kHz: 113dB
  • 88.2/96kHz: 110dB
  • THD+N ratio @ 1kHz (-1dBFS):
  • 44.1/48kHz: 0.002%
  • 88.2/96kHz: 0.0025%
  • 0dBFS = +15dBu

  • DA Conversion (ASIO direct)

  • Noisefloor (A-weighted)
  • 44.1/48kHz: -109dBFS
  • 88.2/96kHz: -107dBFS

  • Dynamic range

  • 44.1/48kHz: 109dB
  • 88.2/96kHz: 107dB

  • Power supply

  • External Power Supply, Input 100–240V AC/50–60 Hz; Output 12V DC/1,5A
  • Internal Power Supplies: Audio: +/-17V, Digital: +5V and +3,3V
  • Power Consumption: 16.8 Watt

  • Dimensions

  • H x W x D in mm: 67x260x175 cm, 2.64x10.2x6.9 inch

  • Weight

  • 2,0 kg, 4.41lbs