“Prologue This interface is not new on the market so there are tons of reviews that approach it from an amateur musician/home studio owner point of view. Some of them made by professional reviewers at S.O.S. and musicradar, and some by costumers on sites like Musician's Friend, Sweetwater and last but not least - Amazon (tons more can be found just by running a search on google)....” --Hal Rockwell
“The Scarlett 2i4 is fantastic. It's an easy to setup device out of the box but i would love to see more updates from Focusrite. On Z87 motherboards the device does fail after about a day or so when the computer is turned on. The knobs and plugs on the device are very robust and very comfortable to use. ” --thermal666
“ Where to start? This is primarily for project studio and field recording work. It can be powered soley by its Firewire jack, which is nice. It has real Saffire preamps for microphones, which are very nice. It has a very high quality, high speed DAC, which is excellent. Finally, it drives headphones so well it kicks the hell out of many solid state dedicated headphone amplifiers in this...” --mattphones
Focusrite Scarlett 18i8 Audio Interface Designed for producers and recording artists or bands.View larger The new Focusrite Scarlett 18i8 18 in/8 out interface extends the Scarlett range of USB 2.0 interfaces from Focusrite, each of which offers a series of high-quality inputs and outputs for different recording requirements. With four Focusrite mic pres, Scarlett 18i8 is designed for...