Ideal for today's digital performers and laptop DJs
MIDI I/O ports for synth modules and digital pianos
Comes with a code for Abelton Live Lite 8 and the Scarlett plug-in suite
Focusrite's Scarlett 2i4 is a 2 in/4 out USB audio interface featuring two award-winning Focusrite preamps and four high-quality audio outputs. Housed in an anodized aluminum unibody chassis, the Scarlett 2i4 is the perfect audio interface for musicians and digital DJs. Connect Scarlett 2i4 to your Mac or PC and get ready to make music. Since 1985, Focusrite has been a leading manufacturer in the professional audio field. Focusrite mic pres are the choice of leading artists, recording studios and engineers around the world. Those years of audio experience ensure the Scarlett 2i4 sounds as beautiful as it looks. With 4 RCA outputs, a high-level headphone output and pristine audio quality, in a package ready for the road, the Scarlett 2i4 is ideal for today's digital performers and laptop DJs.
Connect and Monitor Instrument Inputs for Recording
With the very best in digital audio technology and a variety of input and output options, the Scarlett 2i4 will capture and playback your sound with superb quality. The front panel has two combo XLR inputs so you can connect microphones, guitars and line level signals with absolute confidence that your sound is in safe hands. Use the "PAD" function for loud guitars or microphones, and use the "DIRECT MONITOR" control for a low-latency mix of input and playback signals.
Unique signal halos let you know that you've got a good audio level for recording. Green is good and red means that your audio is too loud, and that you should lower the level control.
Focusrite's Scarlett 2i4 sounds as beautiful as it looks. View larger
Connect to your Mac or PC and get ready to make music. View larger
High Quality Mic Preamps
Scarlett 2i4 features two high quality award-winning mic preamps. With more than 25 years of experience designing analog equipment, Focusrite produces the best mic preamps in the industry. With Scarlett 2i4, the best of analog and digital are combined to provide a class-leading input stage for your audio.
High Quality Outputs
With a dynamic range of over 105dB (real world performance), your music will sound amazing going out of Scarlett 2i4's professional digital to analog conversion, and into your DJ mixer, main speakers or headphones.
On the back panel are MIDI IN and MIDI OUT ports providing connectivity to your synth modules and digital pianos.
USB bus powered
Take your Scarlett 2i4 anywhere. With USB bus powering, your Scarlett 2i4 will work anywhere your laptop will, even when using 48V Phantom power. No separate power supply required.
Rugged Metal Unibody Case
The anodized aluminum unibody chassis ensures that your Scarlett 2i4 can withstand life on the road, and looks great in your setup.
Direct Monitor Function
Turn the direct monitor control on the front panel of your Scarlett 2i4 and you will hear what you are recording through your speakers or headphones, without the signal having to go through your Mac or PC. This avoids the possibility of latency (introduced by your music software), which can be distracting while recording.
Included Software for Mac and PC
Inside the box you'll find a code which will unlock Ableton Live Lite 8, as well as Focusrite's Scarlett plug-in suite. Compatible with all major DAWs (digital audio workstations) on Mac and PC, Scarlett plug-in suite provides EQ, Compression, Gate and Reverb--essential tools for polishing your mix.
Choose the Focusrite Audio Interface That's Right for You
Whatever your audio recording needs, there's a Focusrite Scarlett interface for you. All you have to do is choose.
| ||Scarlett 2i2 ||Scarlett 2i4 ||Scarlett 8i6 ||Scarlett 18i6 ||Scarlett 18i20 |
| || || || || || |
|Focusrite mic pres ||2 ||2 ||2 ||2 ||8 |
|Analog ins ||2 ||2 ||4 ||8 ||8 |
|Analog outs ||2 ||4 ||4 ||4 ||10 |
|Digital Ins || || ||2 ||10 ||10 |
|Digital Outs || || ||2 ||2 ||10 |
|Headphones outs ||1 ||1 ||1 ||1 ||2 |
|ADAT I/O || || || ||In Only || |
|S/PDIF || || || || || |
|MIDI I/O || || || || || |
|Analog input pads || ||2 || || ||2 |
|48V phantom power || || || || || |
|Max sample rate ||96kHz ||96kHz ||96kHz ||96kHz ||96kHz |
|Max bit depth ||24-bit ||24-bit ||24-bit ||24-bit ||24-bit |
|Bus powered || || || || || |
|Scarlett Plug-in Suite || || || || || |
|Routing software || || || || || |
|Direct Monitor || || ||* ||* ||* |
*via Scarlett MixControl