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FW-1884 - FireWire Audio/MIDI Interface & Control Surface

This model has been discontinued.


  • Comprehensive mixing, automation, editing and navigation tools for DAWs
  • Eight 100mm motorized touch-sensitive channel faders, one motorized touch-sensitive master fader
  • Dedicated controls for pan, solo, mute and select functions on each channel; tactile control for four bands of parametric EQ
  • Shortcut keys for various popular audio software applications
  • Eight balanced XLR analog mic/line inputs with high quality mic preamps
  • Phantom power and inserts on every channel
  • 24-bit/96kHz A/D and D/A converters; full 96kHz operation on all analog I/O channels with compatible DAW software
  • Eight channels of ADAT lightpipe, stereo S/PDIF inputs and outputs.
  • Eight analog outputs, allowing connection of L/R and 5.1 surround matrices
  • Dedicated headphone output
  • Four MIDI inputs, four MIDI outputs
  • Word Clock in and out jacks
  • Assignable footswitch jack
  • Up to 18 simultaneous inputs
  • Compatible with a wide variety of popular DAW applications
  • Operates as a standalone 18x2 line mixer without a computer.
  • FE-8 (eight-channel sidecar) expands FW-1884 with eight additional channel control strips up to 128 channels (15 FE-8s).
  • SoftLCD application simulates a "scribble strip" by displaying what each channel is controlling, see the screenshots in the column on the left
  • Includes Cubase LE 48-track/96kHz recording and mixing software
  • Compatible with MOTU Digital Performer, Apple Logic, Steinberg Cubase and Nuendo, and Cakewalk Sonar. Control surface compatible with Digidesign Pro Tools.
  • Dimensions: 22.9"W x 5.4"H x 18.9"D
  • Weight: 22.7 lbs
  • Compatible with the latest Intel Macs

FW-1884 supports the following applications as a control surface:
  • Ableton Live 6.04 and higher
  • Cubase 3.02 and higher
  • Nuendo 3.02 and higher
  • SONAR 5
  • Logic Pro
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Digital Performer 5 and higher