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Old 02-18-2020, 11:22 PM
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Default Re: Avid Audio Interface

Originally Posted by JFreak View Post
Reviews tend to focus on features and sound quality, not RTL numbers (which are good enough if most can record and monitor with them). Maybe their Windows drivers suck big time? I wouldn't know, everyone I know is on Mac
Well the performance on windows is what sucks.. which I guess means, yes, crappy windows drivers.

RTL numbers was only a tiny part of my point.. even at say 256 buffer, they are at the bottom of the heap for how well they can run a large project with lots of plugins vs many other interfaces.

I bought their first ever interface, the white firewire one with DSP effects, and they dropped support a year later.. it wouldn't even work on snow leopard. That left a very sour taste in my mouth, however when I was looking for a small usb interface, I did consider them again until I found out about constant issues with drivers all around the web.
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