Analog Compression & Superior SoundQuality
Live 802 offers high-fidelity sound and high-quality DSP tools in a singlepackage. Each microphone channel is outfitted with a high-headroomultra-low-noise DNA microphone preamp for unprecedented sound quality and arobust audio signal path. Live 802s high headroom results in cleaner mixes, apurer signal path, and loud, punchy audio. Onboard analog compression (channels1-2) helps control dynamics and gel instruments together for a cohesive,defined mix. With high headroom, pristine sound, and built-in dynamic control,Live 802 ensures that the full dynamic range of your mix comes across withstriking clarity.
USB Audio Interface
Record your mix directly to a Mac or PC with a single USB connection. Live802s built-in USB port allows engineers, producers, and performers to converttwo channels of 24-bit audio (Main Mix or Sub Mix 1/2) straight to a computer.Record live performances, band practices, theater performances, speakingevents, and any other live sound event onto your computer for additionalediting, mixing, and post-production. The USB connection is bi-directional,enabling sound files stored on your computer to be streamed to and playedthrough Live 802.
100 High-Quality Alesis DSP Effects
Live 802 comes ready to handle any mixing situation with premium 24-bit Alesiseffects built right into its design. Select from 100 DSP effects that give youadditional creative control in any mixing environment. Choose from room andspace delays, small and large hall acoustics, plate and spring reverbs,flangers, choruses, and more. The effects presets make it easy to dial in yourfavorite sound or experiment with different effect settings on the fly.
Often, live sound environments are dimly lit and offer poor visibility to themixing engineer. Live 802 solves this problem by color coding each section ofthe mixer and providing brightly colored knobs so you can quickly and easilyfind what you need to adjust. Blue, green, red, yellow and white pots areinstantly easy to identify in low lighting. LED indicators for output level,peak, and phantom power also assist in making sure that you have multiplevisual cues that reflect everything you're hearing.