Focusrite, the renowned audio equipment manufacturer, has recently unveiled their latest addition to the Scarlett range – the Scarlett 4th Gen. This new launch introduces several models including the Solo, 2i2, 4i4, Solo Studio, and 2i2 Studio. Focusrite claims that this new range embodies an unparalleled fusion of improved audio specifications, amplified creative capabilities, and an unmatched level of user-friendliness.
The Scarlett 4th Gen is said to surpass all previous iterations in terms of specifications. This claim is backed up by standout features such as the pioneering Auto Gain, the innovative Clip Safe technology, and a thoughtfully re-engineered Air mode.
The Scarlett Solo, designed to cater to the unique needs of singer-songwriters, boasts a single mic preamp, a Hi-Z instrument/line input, and an exclusive custom-designed headphone amplifier. It is engineered for compact efficiency and delivers exquisite audio quality, making it an ideal companion for home studios and mobile recording. The Solo’s reimagined Air mode with Presence and the revolutionary Harmonic Drive breathe renewed vitality into vocals and acoustic instruments.
Catering to the aspirations of aspiring artists, the Scarlett 2i2 offers two remote-controlled mic preamps and two Hi-Z instrument/line inputs to accommodate guitars, keyboards, and groove boxes. This iconic 2-in/2-out interface stands as a portable package with professional studio quality. Bolstered by dynamic enhancements such as Clip Safe, Auto Gain, and Air mode, the 2i2 should empower artists to produce release-ready recordings from any corner of the world.
Designed for multi-instrumentalists, the Scarlett 4i4 features two remote-controlled mic preamps, switchable line or Hi-Z instrument inputs, two fixed line inputs, and four balanced outputs. This versatility enables recording microphones, guitars, synthesizers, and more. With MIDI I/O integration for seamless synchronization with synthesizers and groove boxes, the 4i4 brings professional studio quality within the grasp of home musicians. It introduces advancements like Clip Safe, Auto Gain, and a re-engineered Air mode.
The Scarlett Solo Studio and Scarlett 2i2 Studio bundles offer comprehensive all-in-one solutions for premium recording quality. These packages, including either a Solo or 2i2 interface, CM25 MkIII studio condenser microphone, and closed-back SH-450 headphones, encapsulate everything needed for immediate, studio-quality vocal and instrumental recording.
The Scarlett 4th Gen embodies an exceptional blend of re-engineered audio circuitry, professional-grade converters, and ingenious features. With premium Neutrik connectors, intuitive knob placement, and an iconic Scarlett aesthetic, this range personifies elegance, functionality, and accessibility. The addition of Focusrite Control 2 allows seamless remote control setup and mixing.
The Scarlett 4th Gen range is now available at focusrite.com and authorized dealers globally. For more information, visit the official Focusrite website.