Multitrack on a Budget, TASCAM US-1800:

Did you buy a new mixer? Do you need advice? Post here.

If you require help using Audacity, or think you have found a "bug", please post on the forum board relevant to your operating system.
Windows
Mac OS X
GNU/Linux and Unix-like

Multitrack on a Budget, TASCAM US-1800:

Permanent link to this post Posted by Giermann » Mon Dec 10, 2012 2:30 pm

tml wrote:To this end, I'm wondering if people who might have a multi-track recording setup would be willing to talk about their setups here, especially those who have managed to do so for between USD $200 and $500, elaborating on recording software (I'm guessing largely Audacity, but would welcome other suggestions), mixing board, OS, and sound hardware.

I was recently looking for a multi-track solution with a comparable budget.
I ended up with a TASCAM US-1800: 8 microphone inputs and additional 6 line inputs. I paid 310 Euros for it, but it should be available for less than 300 USD in the States...

I use it with a standard laptop running Win7 x64 - but I had to compile Audacity with ASIO support. Runs great so far!
Giermann
 
Posts: 8
Joined: Mon Dec 10, 2012 1:04 pm

Re: Multitrack on a Budget, TASCAM US-1800:

Permanent link to this post Posted by kozikowski » Mon Dec 10, 2012 6:14 pm

I understand you can get quite a number of multi-track devices to work after ASIO is added. Windows Sound Drivers are not the most talented. Koz
kozikowski
Forum Staff
 
Posts: 25951
Joined: Thu Aug 02, 2007 5:57 pm
Location: Los Angeles


Return to Recording Equipment



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests