Fast Track C400 and C600 combine advanced audio interface technology
with hands-on controls and monitor management for fast, easy music
BURLINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
AVID) today announced the release of the Fast
Track® C400 and Fast
Track C600—the next generation of the best-selling M-Audio® Fast
Track line of USB interfaces. Extending Avid's legacy of providing
best-in-class solutions for customers of all skill levels—from advanced
professionals to students and beginners—the new Fast Track C-series
delivers exceptional audio quality plus hands-on controls for a superior
user experience. The interfaces are available bundled with
studio-standard Pro Tools® MP software or as standalone units.
Sporting a new, desktop-friendly, ergonomic design, the new Fast Track
C-series interfaces combine multiple solutions into one by incorporating
a studio-quality audio interface, unique hands-on controls and an
integrated monitor management system. The end result is a new generation
of music creation solutions that empower musicians to deliver better
quality recordings in less time.
All-new industrial design maximizes desktop space while providing
hands-on access to key controls.
An assignable Multi button delivers hands-on software control,
enabling musicians to maintain the creative flow (Fast Track C600 also
features re-assignable transport controls).
Superior converters, redesigned analog signal paths and 24-bit/96 kHz
audio fidelity ensure recordings will sound amazing.
Intuitive monitor management system enables musicians to compare their
mixes on multiple sets of studio monitors—confirming mixes translate
Onboard MX Core DSP technology supplies reverb and delay on headphone
outputs, inspiring great performances and delivering low-latency
monitoring without taxing the host computer.
Each interface is available as a bundle with industry-leading Pro
Tools MP software, or standalone for use with other popular audio
"Our product designers met directly with our customers, looked at how
they create their recordings and constructed a desktop unit that would
truly be the centerpiece of a home studio," said Tanguy Leborgne, Avid
vice president of product solutions, creative enthusiasts. "With the
Fast Track C-Series, musicians get an interface, hands-on controls, and
a monitor management system — all in one lightweight, portable unit with
incredible audio fidelity and performance specs. These exciting releases
make it simpler than ever to transform ideas into professional-quality
music by putting more control at your fingertips and giving you the
freedom to make music at the speed of your creativity."
Availability and Pricing
Fast Track C400 and C600 are available now for $309.95 USD and $499.95
USD respectively, and include Pro Tools SE streamlined music creation
software. Pro Tools MP + Fast Track C400 is available for $499.95 USD.
Pro Tools MP + Fast Track C600 is available for $699.95 USD. To learn
more about the Fast Track C-series visit www.m-audio.com.
For purchasing inquiries, please visit the Avid Store.
Avid creates the digital audio and video technology used to make the
most listened to, most watched and most loved media in the world — from
the most prestigious and award-winning feature films, music recordings,
television shows, live concert tours and news broadcasts, to music and
movies made at home. Some of Avid's most influential and pioneering
solutions include Media Composer®, Pro Tools, Interplay®, ISIS®, VENUE,
Oxygen 8, Sibelius®, System 5, and Pinnacle Studio™. For more
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