Quite simply it's a studio for when you're on the go or at home, Focusrite have taken the sound of their pro recording equipment and made it available to the iPad generation. With two microphone preamps, line inputs, instrument (guitar) input and USB MIDI (works with class compliant MIDI controllers). Focusrite equipment at 24bit/96kHz means you're recording at the highest level, compact iPad friendly design means you can do it anywhere.
Having made studio gear for recording at every level Focusrite know how to deliver pristine audio quality in a compact package. Their Saffire range has garnered rave reviews in the music press and their ISA series is legendary in pro studios. All that know how goes into making the iTrack Dock an ideal sound card for recording, MIDI and mixing in any environment, whether it's a coffee shop, cathedral or your living room.
iTrack Dock Features:
- Lightning Compliant - Ready to plug and play with your lightning connector on your iPad.
- Superior Conversion - The iTrack Dock comes with famous Focusrite AD/DA conversion, to you and me that means it's pristine and clear.
- Guitarists Welcome! - Just jack in your guitar to your favourite apps, carry a Marshall stack wherever you go!
- Keyboard Players And MIDI Fans Welcome Too! - Simply plug and play with class compliant MIDI hardware like the Novation Launchkey controllers. A whole studio wherever you go.
- Recording Software Included - Using Focusrite's Tape app you get recording right out the box. The iTrack Dock is also compatible with all Core Audio apps like Cubasis, Garageband and Auria.
Focusrite On The iTrack Dock
iTrack Dock is a comprehensive yet easy-to-use, studio-quality iPad recording interface that
acts as the hub of your Lightning iPad recording studio. Featuring two legendary Focusrite
microphone preamps, along with two line inputs and an instrument DI with plenty of
extra headroom, stereo monitor outputs with 105dB dynamic range plus independently-
controlled headphone outputs, and a USB port for class compliant MIDI instruments and
controllers, iTrack Dock gives you everything you need to record, monitor and control music
on your iPad (not included) – with precision Focusrite digital conversion at up to 24-bit,
96kHz sampling. And at the same time it charges and powers your iPad.
With two Focusrite preamps, main and monitor outputs with 105dB dynamic range, and
all controls on the easily-accessed, angled front panel next to the iPad, iTrack Dock brings
powerful, professional audio to any Core Audio app including GarageBand, Auria, Cubasis
and Focusrite's Tape app, which is included in the box.
Compatible with any Lightning-equipped iPad and instrument, microphone, class-compliant
MIDI controller or audio device, iTrack Dock allows you to capture music in pristine 24-bit
96kHz resolution. iTrack Dock powers and charges the iPad, and powers a USB MIDI device -
such as a Novation Launchkey or Launchkey Mini keyboard controller - all at the same time.
Plug and power a class-compliant USB MIDI controller directly into iTrack Dock - there's no
need for USB hubs or camera connection kits.
iTrack Dock features easy-to-reach, dedicated monitor and headphone controls. Input
level controls incorporate Focusrite's unique “Gain Halos”, for accurate instrument and
microphone level monitoring. Latency-free direct monitoring is also provided.
iTrack Dock is an Apple-compliant audio docking interface with Apple-certified “Made for
iPad” status. Compliant with any Lightning iPad - iPad 4th Generation, iPad Air, iPad mini
and iPad mini with retina display - iTrack Dock's sleek, modular design allows you to slide the
Lightning connector up and down to accommodate any sized iPad.