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Old 05-07-2011, 09:36 AM
albee1952 albee1952 is offline
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Default Re: Considering a Saffire 56. Opinions wanted

Originally Posted by Dirt_ View Post
Did a bit of research on those and came up with two red flags in my opinion. The first and most important: the line in goes through the pre. As in, if you're using an outboard pre, it goes through the onboard pre as well. Not straight to the converter. The other red flag but not nearly as bad is that there is an 11 sample delay in the pre due to digital signal processing used in the emulators.
Thanks for pointing those out. I think they won't be deal-breakers as my external preamps will come via lightpipe, and I doubt anybody can hear 11 samples while recording Anybody actually own and use one?
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