Alesis introduces the new iO Mix, a 4-channel mixer / recorder for iPad. Simply slot in your iPad, it becomes a powerful portable studio with ability to record multiple mics or instruments directly into GarageBand or any other compatible Core Audio app. It has four combo XLR-1/4″ input channels, meaning you can connect virtually connect any recording gear to iPad, from microphone to speakers, to instrument and headphones. One of the channels is switchable to guitar-direct for guitar recording without an amp. It also features switchable 48V phantom power for use with studio condenser microphones
The iO Mix also has two balanced, stereo 1/4″ TRS outputs and 1/4″ TRS stereo headphone output with individual volume control. There is also composite video output. Each input channels has trim, channel gain, pan, and low & high EQ controls, and Push-button High Pass Filters are also available on each channel to eliminate low-frequency interference in live mixing and recording situations.
Pricing and availability have not been announced.