Product DescriptionAllen & Heath ZED-16FX 16-Channel Recording and Live Sound Mixer with FX & USB
- USB Connection for Mac and PC
- 16 Internal Effects
- 10 Mono Input Channels
- 3 Stereo Input Channels
- 3-Band EQ Section with MusiQ
- Four AUX Sends
- Includes Cakewalk Sonar LE Software
The Allen and Heath ZED-16FX Mixing Console is a flexible, compact mixing desk for today's home studio, project recording and small live sound reinforcement applications. The ZED-16FX features 16 inputs comprised of 10 mono and 3 stereo channels. The mono inputs provide high quality microphone preamps and three-band EQ. The ZED-16FX features a USB connector for direct integration with Mac and Windows computers and a copy of Sonar LE recording software is included. In addition to all this, the mixer's internal effects engine delivers up to 16 high quality effects for recording and live sound reinforcement.
Built-in Effects16 time-delay effects, designed for small groups who don't want to carry around an effects unit with their gear, but still want great quality FX at their gigs and on their recordings.
USB ConnectionA USB connection provides direct connection to Mac and Windows computers. Sonar LE recording software is also included.
10 Mono InputsThere are 10 mono channels with line and microphone input connections.
Three Stereo InputsThe Three stereo channels feature stereo-paired 1/4" phone connectors for stereo devices such as recorders, effects, keyboards, etc.
Flexible MusiQ EQ SectionZED-16FX features a responsive 3-band, swept mid frequency EQ design which utilizes MusiQ - with optimized slope (or Q factor) for equalizing individual instruments.
InsertsInserts on all mono channels and stereo output provide flexible routing and control to outboard processors, effects, monitors, etc.
Balanced OutputsThe main output section feature a pair of balanced XLR connectors.
Total # Of Inputs16Mic/Line Inputs3-pin XLR Balanced Microphone x10
1/4" Phone Balanced Line x10Stereo Line InputsST1 - ST3 1/4" Phone L/R StereoIn-Line Inputs/ReturnsNoAUX Sends1/4" TRS Phone x3 4 Total sends, 1 reserved for internal effectsAUX ReturnsDedicated USB Return, Aux 1-2, Aux 3-4, L/R PreInserts1/4 TRS Phone x12 (Mono chs and Main Stereo Out)BUS (Group) OutputsNo2 Trk Master I/OMain Output: Balanced 3-pin XLRALT I/OUSB Connector
1/4" Phone Mono OutMonitor OutputsRCA Stereo Phono - ALT Out
RCA Stereo Phono - REC OutEQ Section3-Band with Mid Sweep On all Mono Channels
2-Band On Stereo ChannelsSolo/MuteMute and PFL SoloChannel Level Control100mm FaderTrim/Gain ControlRotary ControlPhantom Power+48V Switched GloballyMetering12 Segment Peak LEDsFrequency ResponseMic in to Mix L/R Out, 30dB gain: +0.5/-1dB 20Hz to 20kHz
Line in to Mix L/R out 0dB gain: +0.5/-1dB 10Hz to 30kHz
Stereo in to Mix L/R out: +0.5/-1dB 10Hz to 30kHzHeadroomAnalogue Headroom from nominal (0Vu): 21dB
USB in & out headroom from nominal (0Vu): 14dBSignal-to-Noise RatioMic Pre EIN @ max gain 150R input Z 22-22kHz: -127dBu
Mix L/R out, L/R faders = 0, 22-22kHz: -86dBuTotal Harmonic Distortion (THD)Mic in to Mix L/R Out, 0dB gain 1kHz +10dBu out: 0. 004%
Mic in to Mix L/R Out, 30dB gain 1kHz: 0. 014%
Line in to Mix L/R out 0dB gain 0dBu 1kHz: 0. 005%
Stereo in to Mix L/R out 0dB gain +10dBu 1kHz: 0. 003%USBUSB Audio In/Out: USB 1.1 compliant 16-bit
Sample Rate: 32, 44.1, or 48kHzDimensions (WxHxD)18.3 x 3.85 x 18.3" (464 x 98 x 465mm)Weight18.7 lb (8.5 kg)