Roland Duo-Capture EX UA-22
Housed in a compact, road-tough metal case, the new DUO-CAPTURE EX is
perfect for both home recording and mobile production. The rugged USB
audio interface is outfitted with a pair of VS Preamps, which feature
the same professional components used in Roland’s high-end digital
mixers. Two combo XLR/TRS inputs are provided, including a Hi-Z input
for connecting a guitar or bass directly. The three-way power supply
offers the ultimate in operational convenience, allowing you to power
the unit from the computer’s USB bus, batteries, or an optional AC
adapter. Powerful and flexible, the DUO-CAPTURE EX is compatible with
Windows, Mac OS X, and iOS*.
*Apple iPad Camera
Connection Kit is required for use with the iPad; must be powered by
batteries or AC adapter when used with the iPad.
- Two VS Preamps with phantom-power support
- Compatible with PC, Mac, and iPad*
- Low-noise three-way power supply; runs on USB bus power, two AA-size batteries, or AC adapter
- Road-tough, compact aluminum case
- Hi-Z input for electric guitar or bass
- MIDI input and output
DUO-CAPTURE EX boasts two premium-grade,
digitally controlled mic preamps (VS Preamps) made from the same
high-grade components as the preamps found in Roland’s V-STUDIO 700 and
M-400 digital mixer. Two XLR/TRS combo inputs are provided for the
preamps, plus independent phantom power for each channel.
Low-Noise Power Supply
of the DUO-CAPTURE EX’s key “behind-the-scenes” features is its
low-noise, wide-ranging power supply. Designed to deliver a clean,
balanced input and output, it provides a reliable foundation for any
professional audio application or environment. When powered by the
computer’s USB bus, the DUO-CAPTURE EX internally regenerates the
incoming power, ensuring the ideal voltage for optimal sound quality and
efficiency in mobile environments.
For Home Recording
DUO-CAPTURE EX is equipped with two XLR/TRS inputs (with phantom-power
support for condenser microphones), plus a Hi-Z input switch for direct
connection of an electric guitar or bass. The DUO-CAPTURE EX is
compatible with all major computer platforms, including WDM/ASIO
(Windows), Core Audio (Mac), and even iOS for the iPad.
For Mobile Musicians
for traveling musicians, the DUO-CAPTURE EX is compact and solidly
housed in an aluminum case. It easily fits in a backpack, and weighs
just one pound (440 grams). For the ultimate in mobile convenience, the
DUO-CAPTURE EX can be powered via your computer’s USB bus, three AA
batteries, or an AC adapter (sold separately). Its premium preamps and
low-noise design enable pro-quality results anywhere you record, indoors
Turn your iPad into a professional
recording device by connecting it to the DUO-CAPTURE EX*. Record vocals,
guitar, keyboard, or other instruments with superb quality through the
DUO-CAPTURE EX into the iPad using your favorite iOS apps. Additionally,
the DUO-CAPTURE EX can function as a USB-MIDI interface to control iOS
apps with electronic instruments such as MIDI keyboards, V-Drums, etc.
the DUO-CAPTURE EX to your iPad via Apple’s iPad Camera Connection Kit.
Batteries or AC power is required when using the DUO-CAPTURE EX with an
iPad. You cannot charge your iPad using the DUO-CAPTURE EX.