Zoom U22 USB Audio Interface

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Product Ref: 73308

  • Stereo USB Audio Interface for PC/Mac/iPad
  • Includes Download Code For Ableton Live 9 Lite
  • Zero-Latency Direct Monitoring
  • XLR/TRS Input with High-Performance Mic Preamp
  • Dedicated RCA L/R and Headphone Outputs

Zoom U22 USB Audio Interface

Details
The ZOOM U-22 is the perfect tool for mobile recording and performance use, making use of an ultra-portable design which makes it easy to connect to laptops and iPads in order to access great quality audio, wherever you are. The low-noise mic preamp lets you record vocals, instruments, and more at resolutions of up to 24-bit/96 kHz. The U-22 delivers very similar audio quality to the ZOOM U-44 and U-24, but in a portable, compact design.

Product Ref: 73308

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USB Power

The ZOOM U-22 features available Bus Power via USB which makes it ideal for connecting to a laptop or other device with USB output. The U-22 an also be used with an iPad, however it requires 2 AA batteries or AC adapter for power, plus a Lightning-to-USB Camera Adapter for connection to iPad.

Low Noise Preamp

The ZOOM U-22 sports a high-performance, low-noise mic preamp which allows for playback at resolutions up to 24-bit/96 kHz. You can also use the U-22 as a headphone amp in order to achieve studio-quality direct through your headphones.

Wide Compatibility

The U-22 sports XLR/TRS combo input connectivity into which a mic can be plugged, or alternatively a line-level source. Hi-Z support means that you can even connect a guitar or bass. The stereo input also lets you record an iPad or any other portable audio device.

Direct Monitoring Support

The ZOOM U-22 is also equipped with a direct monitoring switch to allow you to hear your signal before it passes through the computer, resulting in zero latency whilst recording or mixing.

Ableton Live 9 Lite Included

A download code for Ableton Live 9 Lite can also be found in the box, so that you have everything you need to start producing, mixing, and monitoring audio. Within Ableton Live 9 Lite, you can find studio-quality effects including EQ, compression, reverb, delay, chorus, filter, and more.

Features

  • Stereo USB audio interface for PC/Mac/iPad
  • Connect to iPad with Apple iPad Camera Connection Kit or Lightning-to-USB
  • Camera Adapter (sold separately), plus 2 AA batteries or optional AC adapter for power
  • XLR/TRS input with high-performance mic preamp
  • High-quality recording and playback at resolutions up to 24-bit/96 kHz
  • Approximately 5 hours of operation with 2 AA alkaline batteries
  • Includes download code for Ableton Live 9 Lite
  • Hi-Z support
  • Zero-latency direct monitoring
  • Dedicated RCA L/R and headphone outputs
  • Gain control knob for Mic/Hi-Z input
  • +48V phantom power
  • Accepts standard AA alkaline or NiMH rechargeable batteries

Specifications

  • Connector: XLR/TRS combo jack (XLR: 1 hot, TRS: TIP hot)
  • Input gain: 0 – 43 dB
  • Input impedance: 2.6 k Ω (MIC) 484 k Ω (Hi-Z)
  • Maximum input level: -0.8 dBu (MIC) /+8.7 dBu (Hi-Z)
  • Phantom power: +48V
ANALOG IN: LINE IN
  • Connector: Stereo mini jack
  • Input impedance: 22 kΩ
  • Maximum input level: +1.0 dBu
ANALOG OUT: OUTPUT L/R
  • Connector: RCA (coaxial)
  • Maximum output level: -0.8 dBu (at 0 dBFS) (into 10 kΩ load)
  • Output impedance: 1 kΩ
ANALOG OUT: PHONES
  • Connector: Standard stereo phone jack 10 mW x 2 (into 32 Ω load)
  • Output impedance: 10 Ω
  • Frequency characteristics: At 44.1 kHz: ±1.5dB: 20 Hz - 20 kHz - At 96 kHz: ±2 dB: 20 Hz - 40 kHz
  • Input conversion noise: Measured EIN: -120 dB or less (IHF-A) at 43 dB, 150 Ω input
  • Number of audio recording and playback channels: Recording: 2 channels
  • Playback: 2 channels
  • Sampling frequencies: 96 kHz, 88.2 kHz, 48 kHz, 44.1 kHz
  • Bit depth: 24-bit
  • Interface: USB 2.0
  • Power Source: USB bus power (Type B) - Zoom AD-17 (Micro-B) - DC 5V power supply (Micro-B) - 2 AA batteries (About 5 hours continuous operation with phantom power off)
  • Power consumption: 5W maximum
  • Dimensions: 119.2 mm (D) x 91.8 mm (W) x 44.6 mm (H)
  • Weight (main unit only): 151 g

System Requirements

Windows:
  • OS: Windows® 7 SP1 or later / 8.1 / 10 (32bit/64bit)
  • CPU: Intel® Core i3 or faster (Operation is not guaranteed with CPUs from Atom, Celeron or Pentium series or CPUs made by AMD)
  • USB: USB 3.0/USB 2.0 (Only USB host controllers with Intel Chipsets are supported. Operation is not guaranteed when used with USB hubs or expansion cards)
Mac:
  • OS: Mac® OS X 10.9.5 or later / 10.10 / 10.11
  • CPU:Intel® Core i3 or faster
  • USB: USB 3.0/USB 2.0 (Operation is not guaranteed when used with USB hubs or expansion cards)
iPad:
  • OS: iOS 7.1 or later
  • * Requires 2 AA batteries or optional AC adapter for power, plus an Apple iPad Camera Connection Kit or Lightning-to-USB Camera Adapter.

Contents

  • Operation manual
  • Ableton Live 9 Lite software download code
  • USB Cable