Specs

AXE I/O Specifications

Common

  • Conversion: 24-bit A/D, 24-bit D/A
  • Sampling Rate: 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz, 88.2 kHz, 96 kHz, 176.4 kHz and 192 kHz
  • Power: DC IN
  • Device Connection: USB B-Type 2.0
  • Enclosure: metal sheet

Line Outputs 1-2 (Monitor)

  • Configuration: Electronically balanced and floating, automatically compensates level when connection is balanced or unbalanced, tip hot.
  • Output impedance: 150 Ohms balanced, 75 Ohms unbalanced
  • Output Level: 0 dBFS corresponds to +21 dBu
  • Frequency response: From 3 Hz to 32 kHz within 0.5 dB (96 kHz sample rate)
  • Dynamic Range: 116 dB(A)
  • THD+N: -106 dB(A) at -1 dBFS
  • Channels 1-2 crosstalk: 115 dB(A)

Line Outputs 3-4

  • Configuration: Unbalanced
  • Output impedance: 75 Ohms
  • Output Level: 0 dBFS corresponds to +16 dBu
  • Frequency response: From 3 Hz to 32 kHz within 0.5 dB (96 kHz sample rate)
  • Dynamic Range: 115 dB(A)
  • THD+N: -102 dB(A)
  • Channels 3-4 crosstalk: 112 dB(A)

Output 5 (Amp output)

  • Configuration: Unbalanced, floating, with selectable ground lift
  • Output impedance: 100 Ohms
  • Output Level: 0 dBFS corresponds to -6 dBu
  • Frequency response: From 10 Hz to 32 kHz within 0.5 dB (96 kHz sample rate)
  • Dynamic Range: 110 dB(A)
  • THD+N: -104 dB(A)

Headphones Out

  • Output impedance: Virtually ideal source (zero Ohms) until clipping
  • Maximum Output level: +12 dBu into 50 Ohms load (approx 180 mW)
  • Frequency response: From 3 Hz to 32 kHz within 0.5 dB (96 kHz sample rate)
  • Dynamic Range: 112 dB(A)
  • THD+N: -100 dB(A)

Mic Inputs 1-2

  • Configuration: Class-A discrete differential microphone preamp, pin 2 hot
  • Input impedance: 4 kOhms differential
  • Input level, min gain: 0 dBFS is obtained with a +12 dBu signal at the XLR input
  • Input level, max gain: 0 dBFS is obtained with a -37 dBu signal at the XLR input
  • Frequency response: From 5 Hz to 32 kHz within 0.5 dB (96 kHz sample rate)
  • Dynamic Range: 116 dB(A)
  • THD+N: -106 dB(A) at -10 dBFS

Line Inputs 1-2

  • Configuration: Class-A discrete differential line receiver, tip hot
  • Input impedance: 20 kOhms differential
  • Input level, min gain: 0 dBFS is obtained with a +26 dBu signal at the TRS input
  • Input level, max gain: 0 dBFS is obtained with a -24 dBu signal at the TRS input
  • Frequency response: From 5 Hz to 32 kHz within 0.5 dB (96 kHz sample rate)
  • Dynamic Range: 116 dB(A)
  • THD+N: -106 dB(A) at -10 dBFS

Instrument Inputs 1

  • Configuration: Multiple topology instrument preamp
  • Input impedance, PASSIVE mode: Variable from 1 MOhms down to 2.2 kOhms
  • Input impedance, ACTIVE mode: 10 kOhms
  • Input level, min gain: 0 dBFS is obtained with a +14 dBu signal at the TS input
  • Input level, max gain: 0 dBFS is obtained with a -17 dBu signal at the TS input
  • Frequency response: From 3 Hz to 32 kHz within 0.5 dB (96 kHz sample rate)
  • Dynamic Range: 117 dB(A)
  • THD, PURE mode: 0.0015 %
  • THD, JFET mode: 0.5 %

Instrument Inputs 2

  • Configuration: Hi-Z instrument preamp
  • Input impedance: 1 MOhms
  • Input level, min gain: 0 dBFS is obtained with a +14 dBu signal at the TS input
  • Input level, max gain: 0 dBFS is obtained with a -17 dBu signal at the TS input
  • Frequency response: From 3 Hz to 32 kHz within 0.5 dB (96 kHz sample rate)
  • Dynamic Range: 117 dB(A)
  • THD: 0.006%

Connections and Controls

Front Panel

  • Two 1/4" instrument input jacks
  • Two analog potentiometers for Input GAIN
  • Two 5 segments input level meter (peak)
  • Two INST, LINE, MIC LEDs
  • Analog potentiometers for Z-Tone control
  • Pick-Up selector (PASSIVE/ACTIVE)
  • Preamp topology selector (JFET/PURE)
  • +48V phantom power switch
  • Tuner switch
  • Tuner display and LEDs
  • USB LEDS
  • MIDI IN/OUT LEDs
  • push-encoder for Presets
  • Monitor knob
  • 1/4" headphones output jack
  • Master potentiometer for main output control
  • 1/4" Amp output jack

Rear Panel

  • On/Off power switch
  • External DC power input
  • MIDI I/O 5-pin DIN connectors
  • B-Type USB socket for connecting a computer (Mac/PC)
  • 2 x 1/4" TRS External controllers sockets
  • 2 x 1/4" TRS Balanced floating line outputs
  • 2 x 1/4" TRS Unbalanced line outputs
  • 2 Combo sockets for MIC input and Instrument input (auto selecting)

Package includes

  • AXE I/O
  • USB A-Type to USB B-Type connection cable (1.5m/4.32ft)
  • DC power supply

Dimensions

  • Size: 23.8cm/9.37" x 21.1cm/8.31" x 5.3cm/2.09"
  • Weight: 1.3kg/2.9lb

Compatibility

Computers

64-bit application. Requires a 64 bit CPU and Operating System.

Mac® (64-bits)

Minimal: macOS 10.11 or later. One free USB port.

Windows® (64-bits)

Minimal: Windows 7 or later. One free USB port.

 

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