Edirol Corporation is now shipping the FA-101 10x10 FireWire Audio interface for Mac users. The FA-101 10x10 FireWire Audio interface is a device designed for capturing audio streams through FireWire connections. The device is fully bus powered, features support for 10 audio tracks and XLR connections. According to Edirol Corporation:
Edirol Corporation today announced that their much anticipated FA-101 10x10 FireWire Audio interface is now shipping. With direct support for Panther using Appleis FireWire Core Audio Driver 1.0.8, the FA-101 is a powerful, affordable FireWire Audio interface that offers low latency, portability and stability on the Mac platform.
The FA-101 is a single half-rack 10x10, 24-bit/96kHz audio interface drawing power directly from a 6-pin FireWire port for ultimate portability. The unit is also capable of an amazing 6 in, 6 out at 24-bit/192kHz. It offers 8x8 analog I/O with two phantom mic preamps, Stereo Optical S/P DIF I/O, MIDI I/O, and 1/4" headphone output with built in direct through mixing capabilities for low latency monitoring. The FA-101 offers an incredible 108 dB (typ) SN ratio on output. It has been designed to offer the most important tools for multitrack recording to mobile musicians and sound artists.
You can find more information about the FA-101 at the Edirol Corporation Web site. The FA-101 is available for US$695.00.