Overall, I highly recommend this unit for anyone running Windows vista or later. Plugging into the instrument jack automatically engages input 1, and there’s a useful LED indicator just below the gain knob, in case you forget that it’s active. Show More Show Less. People who bought this also bought. This VST and AU plug-in includes six reverb types ambience, chamber, hall, room, plate and custom , spread across 35 presets. Though it’s made of plastic, it seems very durable, and is pretty heavy for it’s size.
|Date Added:||8 December 2014|
|File Size:||45.59 Mb|
|Operating Systems:||Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Pros Direct hardware monitoring. Both mic inputs can supply 48V phantom power i-ojix single switch activates both channels and, once again, there’s a front panel LED indicator.
I just downloaded the the latest driver off of lexicon’s website, and clicked the setup icon. Skip to main content. The Ionix range of three desktop-friendly audio interfaces i-onixx the company’s latest offering – they’re all designed to sit between your computer keyboard and monitor. Great Easy to use Interface!
Our Verdict The U22 is solid, if underpowered, but we won’t deny that its physical attributes give it i-knix lot of appeal.
This item doesn’t belong on this page.
You won’t find any form of digital audio connectivity either. Though I don’t sit it between a keyboard and monitor like Lexicon recommends, it fits well next to my laptop. Tactile interface with stylish metering.
Expensive considering feature set.
Lexicon I-ONIX U22 Digital Recording Interface
You may also like. The lack of digital connections on a unit at this price is surprising, however, and coupled with the fact that there’s no additional software monitoring, it doesn’t feel as well spec’d as similarly-priced alternatives.
The mic preamps themselves use a new high-voltage design from dbx, with a maximum gain of 58dB. The fact that the monitor mix affects both the ‘phones and main output could be slightly annoying but, on a more positive note, there’s a very useful switch that determines whether or not the inputs are blended to mono for the monitor feed or hard panned.
The Unit Itself The build quality of this unit is excellent.
Lexicon I-ONIX U22 Digital Recording Interface | eBay
Eve n music streamed over the internet seemed better defined and clearer, though this did expose how compressed the high end is in streaming music. They seem to add a mild punchiness to anything recorded to it, which suggests a slightly boosted mid range. Latency Of course the latency of an interface and turn 2u2 phenomenal unit into a paperweight, but I happy to report that I’ve been able to achieve quite low latency 19ms roundtrip on my 2.
The U22 has a solid, chunky metal chassis, and feels at home betwixt keyboard and screen. Should you want to tweak these, all 16 parameters are laid out on one page, and the plug-in is pretty CPU-efficient, too.
But even so, once you’ve registered the program, you’re eligible for the upgrade path. It’s larger than it looks in the photo, about a foot long and about 4 inches tall The knobs all turn slowly, and feel quite solid. The dbx 60 V microphone preamps in this desktop recording interface let you capture sound from any source and deliver clear output.
The pretty small price tag of this unit, j-onix small latency times, coupled with great preamps and great conversion make it in my opinion, the best interface Read full review.
I can’t comment on the Mac drivers, but Lexicon seems to have released new drivers for Mac, so earlier reviews regarding that can probably be disregarded. People who bought this also bought. The unit looks awesome and the leds for input and output levels are a nice touch.
Show More Show Less. However, this isn’t the the point where it becomes detrimental on some sources.
They also are fairly large, and spaced far enough apart that you won’t accidentally change the i-onnix one. The most interesting piece has to be Lexicon’s own Pantheon II reverb. The preamps also do have quite a bit of gain available, and I’ve been able to get a good level with my active ribbon microphone the Blue Microphones Woodpecker Ribbon Microphone by turning the knob to about 2 o’clock.
The installation ran and eventually asked me to i-onkx the interface in, then shortly after to reboot.