The UR12 features 192 kHz audio quality, class compliant support for the iPad and a microphone input with D-PRE preamplifier, one high-impedance line input plus line outputs.
On the front there’s one Neutrik XLR connector for microphones, and a high-impedance jack input, each with gain control and peak indicator. The panel also includes a headphones output, a master output volume control together with a direct monitor switch for zero-latency monitoring of the input signal. The rear panel features the analog RCA outputs, one USB 2.0 port and one mini USB port for connecting an optional USB power adapter plus a +48 V phantom power switch on channel 1 and power source selector for both USB ports.
Freely available as download to all UR12 customers, Cubase AI provides a comprehensive set of tools for recording, mixing and editing audio. The UR12 is compatible with other major recording software applications, supports the iPad in class-compliant mode and includes drivers for Windows and OS X systems.
Shipping from January, the UR12 audio interface will globally be available from resellers and through the Steinberg Online within the next month. The suggested retail price for the UR12 is $119.99.