Tascam MX-2424: 24-Track 24-Bit Hard Disk RecorderTheater Mode (Pauses at Locate Points)Power-Up Play (Plays Song When Powered On)
The MX-2424 is a professional 24 track, 24 bit hard disk recorder. The MX-2424 delivers the convenience, power and reliability of a dedicated multitrack, yet still offers the sophistication of a DAW.
Interfacing the MX-2424 in a studio is easy, with option cards available for all the common audio formats. The MX-2424 provides separate slots for the analog I/O cage and the digital I/O slots, offering the ability to interface with digital and analog sources simultaneously.
The MX-2424 offers thorough time code and control options, including SMPTE and MTC chase and generate, plus Word Clock and Video Sync resolve. For controlling the MX-2424, you can use the optional RC-2424 remote, or use MMC, 9-pin control, or even an Alesis LRC remote.
Helpful Live Sound/Install Functions:
DAW-like Features:Built-In 9GB Drive (Offers 45 Minutes of Record Time)Front Panel Drive Bay and Rear Panel SCSI PortStandard Mac/PC Drive Formats (Fat32, HFS & HFS+)Standard Audio File Formats (SDII & Broadcast WAV)MX-View GUI (MacOS 9.1 & 9.2, Win 98SE/ME/2000/XP)100Mbit Ethernet (Used for GUI & Audio Transfers)
Modular Multitrack-like Features:Front Panel LED Matrix (Displays Key Project Settings)24 Tracks at 44.1kHz or 48kHz, 16 or 24 bit12 Tracks at 88.2kHz or 96kHz, 16 or 24 bit2 Channel AES/EBU and SPDIF Coax Digital I/O
Control/Sync:32 Machine Sample Accurate Lock (via TL-BUS)Sony P2 9-pin Control (RS-422 on Remote Port)MMC Control FormatsGenerate & Chase Time Code (SMPTE & MTC)Word Sync (In/Out/Thru)Video Sync (In/Thru)
Options:RC-2424 Remote (Controls up to 6 MX-2424s)DVD-RAM Back-Up Solutions (9.4GB/disc)
24ch Balanced Analog I/O (IF-AN24)24ch TDIF Digital I/O (IF-TD24)24ch Lightpipe Digital I/O (IF-AD24)24ch AES/EBU Digital I/O (IF-AE24)