Prism Sound Lyra 2

£1,705.00 £2,046.00 (inc. VAT)
The Prism Sound Lyra 2 is a two channel, ultra high quality USB interface. Lyra 2 uses state-of-the-art clock generation with proprietary hybrid 2-stage DPLL, making sure you get the clearest path on the A/D converter. Lyra 2 can record up to 32-bit/192 kHz audio.

The front panel is a simple, yet powerful design, with two Hi-Z inputs for easy ¼” access, a color LED display showing you XLR, Line Level, and Digital inputs, the meter can also be switched to show output from your recording studio's DAW. A large volume knob is easily accessible, along with the new high-drive independent headphone output.

The rear panel is where all the magic happens. Equipped with an XLR input, as well as independent line inputs per channel. Additional I/O can be added through the Optical connection, allowing up to 10 channels of audio. Four line outs are available for monitoring, sends to a cue system, or external processing units. Digital inputs are also available such as S/PDIF on the RCA/phono and TOSLINK connectors. An ethernet connection with low-latency AVB capability, and the option to sync Lyra 2 to an external clock.

FEATURES:

  • No-compromise, full Prism Sound audio quality
  • Class compliant (UAC2) USB interface
  • ASIO and WDM drivers for Windows (32 and 64bit)
  • Native CORE AUDIO on Mac OS X
  • UAC2 operation on Linux (no control panel support)
  • Ethernet interface with low-latency AVB capability
  • Two Prism Sound premium-quality AD channels
  • Two high-end integrated microphone preamps (typ. -130 dBu EIN)
  • Microphone inputs have switchable phantom power and 20dB pads
  • MS matrix on microphone inputs
  • Two high-impedance front panel instrument inputs
  • Prism Sound "Overkillers" to gracefully control transient overloads
  • Four Prism Sound premium-quality DA channels, plus independent stereo headphone DA
  • Outputs selectable between workstation bus or Lyra mixer
  • New high-drive headphone output with front-panel volume control
  • Digital I/O
  • S/PDIF on RCA/phono and TOSLINK connectors
  • S/PDIF stereo or ADAT 8 channel I/O supported on TOSLINK optical connectors
  • AES3 mode with I/O via RCA/XLR adaptor
  • Built in high-quality sample rate conversion
  • Prism Sound SNS noise shaping on digital outputs (4 curves)
  • Word-clock sync I/O
  • Low-latency "console-quality" digital mixer for foldback monitoring
  • Fader, pan, cut, solo on every mixer channel
  • Front-panel master volume control, assignable to selected channels
  • State-of-the-art clock generation with proprietary hybrid 2-stage DPLL
  • Fully-floating (isolated) balanced architecture for optimum noise rejection