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Universal Audio Volt 176 1-In/2-Out USB-C Audio Interface

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Utilizing UA's well-known analog experience, the Universal Audio Volt 176 produces a USB-C audio interface deserving of a multidecade pedigree. With its superior analog circuitry and industry-best 24-bit/192kHz AD/DA conversion, the Volt 176 lets you produce music productions, livestreams, and podcasts with a sound quality that is fit for a professional. Convenient input metering and a single microphone preamplifier with switchable analog sound 610 style are features of this bus-powered audio interface. But the real star of this interface is its integrated FET compressor, which is adapted from the 1176 and has three push-button application modes. In addition, direct monitoring for zero-latency operation is provided, and monitoring is made simple with stereo analog outputs and a headphones output. Additionally, MIDI I/O is provided for your controllers and synths. The Volt 176 boasts an industrial design that is tough and reminiscent of the 1950s, together with an advanced native software package.


  • Desktop 1-in/2-out USB audio interface with class-leading 24-bit/192 kHz audio conversion for Mac, PC, iPad, and iPhone
  • Vintage Mic Preamp mode for recording your voice or guitar with the rich, full sound of an iconic UA tube preamp
  • 76 Compressor adds clarity and punch to vocals, instruments, and other sources with analog circuit based on UA's renowned 1176
  • Essential suite of audio and music software from Ableton, Melodyne, UJAM's Virtual Drummer, Marshall, Ampeg, and more
  • Studio-quality headphone amplifier for loud, clear monitoring
  • USB bus powered to reduce cable clutter
  • 48V phantom power for condenser microphones
  • Direct Monitoring for latency-free recording
  • Stylish, rugged construction built to withstand years of use
  • 1-in/1-out MIDI connections
  • USB-C to USB-A cable included

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