DigiDesign's Mbox® 2 Micro ... any thoughts
Feb 12, 2008 at 6:31 PM Thread Starter Post #1 of 4


Headphoneus Supremus
Apr 5, 2005
Any thoughts yet?

Could this be worth for the money (~ US$ 279)


Mbox® 2 Micro
sports a slick yet rugged anodized aluminum casing that’s small enough to fit in any size pocket, making it the ultimate mobile Pro Tools® editing and mixing solution.

- Ultra-portable, anodized aluminum design for on-the-go editing, mixing, and music creation

- High-quality sound up to 24-bit, 48 kHz (higher sample rates require pre-conversion)

- 1/8-inch stereo output jack for headphone or speaker monitoring (no audio inputs*)

- Convenient volume wheel for quick headphone adjustments

- Powered by USB (USB 1.1 connection, includes USB extension cable)

Audio Outputs:
Connector: One 1/8” stereo jack
(for headphone or speaker monitoring) with volume control
Maximum Output: +3 dBV into 600 Ohms
Frequency Response: -2/+0 dB, 20 Hz – 20 kHz
Dynamic Range: 103 dB A-weighted (THD+N: 0.002%)

Digital Specifications:
Supported Sample Rates: 44.1, 48 kHz
Maximum Word Length: 24 bit
Host Connection: One USB 1.1 type A connector (extension cable included)

Feb 15, 2008 at 11:00 AM Post #4 of 4

Originally Posted by joze7205 /img/forum/go_quote.gif
It's more or less a dongle for the Pro Tools LE software. It's probably not worth the price if you don't need Pro Tools LE.

x2... Might as well move up to the regular MBox 2. At least that has microphone preamps, monitor preamps, inputs, etc. But IMO, all Digidesign hardware is overpriced considering what's inside. They tax because they can...

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