Sound Devices MixPre-6M review: specs & price

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Portable multitrack audio recorder and USB audio interface

The Sound Devices MixPre-6M is a Portable multitrack audio recorder and USB audio interface with a Max. of 12 tracks, 6 of them simultaneous, Kashmir...

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Power supplyAA batteries / accumulators (10)USB or 1x NiMH battery (AAA)-2 AA batteries or USB-2 AA batteries or USB--2 AA batteries or USB-2 AA batteries, USB cable or AC adapter (not included)---2 AA batteries or USB--4 AA batteries, power supply PS-P520E (not included) or USB--
Dimensions70 x 100 x 260 mm-109 x 40 x 14 mm---------164 x 110 x 50 mm--50 x 137.5 x 32 mm----
Weight3.65 kg-75 g----1.4 kg-0.91 kg (without batteries)--0.5 kg0.56 kg (without batteries)-60 g----
Integrated Stereo Microhone
Recording Tracks8122421221244612221644
Microphone Inputs80112102181264111422
48 V Phantom power
Line Inputs00114102181464110242
Storage MediumCF CardCD, SD/SDHC CardSD/SDHC CardMicro SD/SDHC CardSD/SDHC CardMicro SD/SDHC CardInternal MemoryCD, SD/SDHC CardMicro SD/SDHC CardSD/SDHC/SDXC CardSD/SDHC CardSD/SDHC CardSD/SDHC/SDXC CardSD/SDHC/SDXC CardMicro SD/SDHC CardMicro SD/SDHC CardMicro SD/SDHC CardSD/SDHC CardSD/SDHC CardSD/SDHC/SDXC Card
Headphone connection
Integrated Speaker
Resolution max.24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit
Max. Sample Rate192 kHz48 kHz96 kHz96 kHz96 kHz96 kHz96 kHz44,1 kHz96 kHz96 kHz96 kHz96 kHz96 kHz96 kHz96 kHz96 kHz48 kHz192 kHz96 kHz96 kHz
Limiter
Recording format--Linear PCM 96kHz 24bit, WAV and MP3-WAV (BWF compatible) and MP3------WAV (BWF compatible) and MP3-----WAV / BWFWAV (BWF compatible) and MP3-
Dimensions (W x D x H)---61 x 103 x 26 mm-61 x 103 x 26 mm-278 x 196 x 55 mm61 x 103 x 26 mm-----61 x 103 x 26 mm-----
Weight with batteries---150 g-150 g--150 g-----150 g--654 g--
Colour---Black-Red--Black-----WhiteRed with rubberized surface----
Operating time (with alkaline batteries)----Approx. 15 h------Approx. 15 h------Approx. 15 h-
Dimensions of H5----67 x 135 x 42 mm------67 x 135 x 42 mm------67 x 135 x 42 mm-
Dimensions of XYH-5 capsule----66 x 82 x 41 mm------66 x 82 x 41 mm------66 x 82 x 41 mm-
Weight H5----176 g------176 g------176 g-
Weight XYH-5----94 g------94 g------94 g-
Low-cut filter---------Adjustable from 40 up to 160 Hz with 18 dB / octave---40 Hz to 160 Hz adjustable with 18 dB / octave------
Dynamic range---------120 dB (A-weighted)---120 dB (A-weighted)------
Dimensions (H x W x D)---------36 x 206 x 175 mm---36 mm x 166 mm x 118 mm------

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Description

The Sound Devices MixPre-6M is a Portable multitrack audio recorder and USB audio interface with a Max. of 12 tracks, 6 of them simultaneous, Kashmir microphone preamplifier with 76 db gain, Inherent noise:-128 dBu max. (A-weighted, gain = 76 dB, 150 ohm source impedance), Limiter per channel, 8-In / 4-Out audio interface (USB-C), Recordes onto SD, SDXC, and SDHC card with up to 512 GB, Recordings with up to max. 24-bit / 96 kHz, Built-in reverb effects, Overdub function, Punch input / output, Q-points for automatic punch input / output, Metronome, Render (export) function, 4x Mic / Line combo input, Stereo AUX / mic input with 3.5mm jack, 48 V Phantom power, 3.5 mm Stereo output, Headphone output & Powered by 4x AA batteries or power supply. The retail price is 764.25 £.

Specifications

Low-cut filter40 Hz to 160 Hz adjustable with 18 dB / octave
Dynamic range120 dB (A-weighted)
Included in deliveryMX-4AA battery housing, MX-PSU power supply
Dimensions (H x W x D)36 mm x 166 mm x 118 mm
Weight0.56 kg (without batteries)
Integrated Stereo MicrohoneNo
Recording Tracks12
Microphone Inputs4
48 V Phantom powerYes
Line Inputs4
Storage MediumSD/SDHC/SDXC Card
Headphone connectionYes
Integrated SpeakerNo
Resolution max.24 bit
Max. Sample Rate96 kHz
LimiterYes

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