Echo still supports the discontinued products, discontinued just means they dont make them anymore. For instance, recording more than two instruments at once into separate tracks is impossible – – though, a good multi-input stereo mixer usually suffices. The breakout box is handy to have and certainly better than having to bend behind your PC. If you need two inputs and multiple outputs on a straight analog card and cannot spend a lot of money, the Darla24 would be terrific choice. Echo Settings Controls The Echo Console allows the user to control the audio in and out settings and clock functions. The inputs are placed in the upper left corner, the outputs on the right and the input monitors are directly below the inputs.
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Echo provides a special, ultra-shielded connector cable with the card that it says will function better than typical connector cables.
The user can set different input monitoring levels for each output pair, the Console will remember each independent setting. Overall, this card with its bundled software competes very well with other cards in its price range and will provide professional quality recordings for its users. I was not disappointed.
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This is a quiet card. I can see using the eight outputs in a mix setting routing to an outboard mixer to ADAT for instance.
The best thing that can be said for any soundcard is that you do not know it is there when you record. Overall, the audio spectrum was evenly represented, with beefy lows and crisp highs.
ECHO Darla 24 Event 24-bit/96khz Professional Digital Multitrack Recorder MINT
Well- does it work? The card was easily recognized and I installed the drivers from the floppy disk without incident.
Basically I wanted to be able to send a few things into the PC for MP3 and possibly digital mastering. The package also comes with the Echo Reporter – – a handy utility that analyzes your system capabilities before you install. The user can solo Smute M and gang G the stereo pair with the buttons provided in each window. The console functions come in a group of three.
I made an impulse buy at GC today. While having the breakout box is very handy, I was frustrated by how short the provided cable was. I find that I am more able to isolate its noise this way. Fortunately, the card happily coexists with other cards, such as the Soundblaster Live, which can provide MIDI connectivity.
Despite this minor inconvenience, the breakout box was certainly more handy than having to plug directly into the back of the card. Many studios, like mine, may include both types of equipment. Clicking on one of these buttons allows the user to set the level at which the input signal is sent for monitoring to that particular output,independent of the main output level.
Echo has chosen its converters well. Performance Specifications Frequency Response: Echo Settings Controls The Echo Console allows the user to control the audio in and out settings and clock functions. Results 1 to 10 of Conclusion The Darla24 sounds great.
Echo Darla24 Specifications:
As expected, the Darla24 was very quiet and surprisingly transparent. Initially, the only place I could put the breakout box was on top of my PC.
The AKMs have a clean, non-distorted sound to them. I used my acoustic guitar, running it through my mixer and into the Darla24 inputs.
The time now is I recorded a basic drum track with the Drop and Drag Drummer and then began to add instruments to it. If you need two inputs and multiple outputs on a straight analog card and cannot spend a lot of money, dara24 Darla24 would be terrific choice. As such, it does a very fine job and has high quality converters which sound terrific. In addition, input monitoring adjustments can be made darpa24.