Steinberg CI1 USB Audio Interface - 2021 report by Whydis
Steinberg CI1 USB Audio Interface
CI1 and the included software package provide great possibilities to create, record, edit and produce your own music and audio material. With its intuitive music creation tools and the included Sequel LE version you have all you need to create songs ...
but the sound is not that bad, you can deal with it, if you know how to manage the sound perfectly
As a beginner studio owner and undersground rapper i can say make sure you have subwoofer which i dont have yet, cause the sound of this interface is quite loud, and make distortion depend on your studio monitors.
(Note - the CI1 is limited to 48k.)To my ears, the preamps sound good, and recorded audio sounds a little better than what I was getting out of my onboard audio (recording
Amazingly clean sound, easy to use too
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CI1 and the included software package provide great possibilities to create, record, edit and produce your own music and audio material
With its intuitive music creation tools and the included Sequel LE version you have all you need to create songs — even if you don't have any musical skills
CI1 along with the light editions of Sequel and WaveLab present the ideal tool kit for editors and podcasters looking to record speech, publish podcasts and produce audio books
On the hardware side, the CI1’s two-channel inputs with +48V phantom power and high-quality mic preamps provide all capabilities necessary to connect any dynamic or condenser microphone for recording professional audio material
The bundled software applications, Sequel LE and WaveLab LE, provide the tools required to record music, edit audio material and master productions, with the additional option to publish it all on the web
Guitarists benefit greatly from the CI1 interface and Sequel LE software
The HI-Z input on the CI1 lets the guitarist plug an electric guitar or bass directly into the CI1 without the need for an additional DI box
The great-sounding AmpSimulator in Sequel LE provides various ready-made sound templates of different styles
And the simplicity of creating a new project with loops and sounds gives the musician all the features to create tracks to jam along to
CI1 is, simply put, the ideal low-cost audio interface for any Cubase owner who needs to record vocals, instruments, keyboards, percussion or any other audio source
With it’s two fantastic-sounding microphone inputs comprising balanced XLR/jack combo connectors and high-quality microphone preamps and the onboard +48V phantom power, as well as the HI-Z on input 1 the CI1 provides all the functionality an audio interface should provide
32-bit & 64-bit operating systems are fully supported
Use with the included software or other software that supports ASIO or CORE Audio.