Combining high-resolution 24-bit/192kHz converters with premium Mackie analog circuitry and Built-Like-A-Tank hardware design, the bus-powered Onyx Artist 1•2 is perfect for singer-songwriters, content creators, and mobile recording. The Artist 1•2 features an Onyx mic pre with phantom power and a 1/4" line input with Hi-Z instrument switch for a quick and easy recording. Plus, with zero-latency direct analog monitoring ensures you can always hear yourself in real time. With the Onyx Artist 1•2, you have the power to capture your performance and experience media with pristine fidelity at home or on the go. Your Creativity Without Limits - Onyx Series USB Audio Interfaces.
Creativity Without Limits
Whether you’re tracking your latest song idea or doing a live stream, the Onyx Series USB Interfaces deliver true studio-quality sound with maximum headroom and ultra-low noise.
Hear The Difference
Combining high-resolution 24-bit/192kHz converters with premium Mackie analog circuitry and Built-Like-A-Tank™ hardware design, the bus-powered Onyx Series USB Audio Interfaces give you the power to capture your best performance and experience media with pristine fidelity at home or on the go.
Perfect for singer-songwriters and content creators, the Onyx Artist 1•2 features an Onyx mic pre plus a ¼” input with Hi-Z switch for quick and easy recording. The Onyx Producer 2•2 expands the versatility with dual Onyx mic pres and MIDI I/O for controllers, synthesizers and more.
Both models offer zero-latency direct monitoring plus a headphone output, L/R line-output and +48v phantom power.
Producer - MIDI I/O
All that great MIDI gear shouldn’t go unused. The Onyx Producer 2•2 is equipped with MIDI I/O to keep you in touch with your favorite synths, controllers, sequencers, and more. Perfect for complex live performance and studio setups.
Rugged - Built-Like-A-Tank
Since Mackie's early mullet-filled days circa 1989, we insisted that everything we make be able to take the abuse of modern musicians, and Onyx Series USB Interfaces are no exception. With a beautiful all-metal enclosure, extended wear potentiometers, and robust internal construction, these interfaces are in it for the long haul.
Award-Winning - Tracktion T7 Recording Software
Included with your Onyx Series USB Interface is the powerful multi award-winning Tracktion T7 recording software. This full-featured DAW offers unlimited numbers of audio and MIDI tracks, combined with a professional feature set, allowing you to compose, record, edit, mix and share your music with ease.
Tracktion T7 is a multi award-winning workstation, featuring powerful and creative tools to inspire the modern musician. Unlike typical ‘Lite’ versions, T7 does not impose any restrictions – you get unlimited track count, powerful features, compatibility with all popular plugins and efficient performance on Mac, Windows, and Linux operating systems.
Plug-Ins - DAW Essentials Collection
Along with Tracktion T7, you also get a collection of 16 contemporary FX plugins for use with any DAW. Utilizing the very latest algorithms and coding techniques, the plugins feature extraordinary sound quality in an extremely efficient package, allowing the plugins to be used liberally across a wide range of native computer systems.
Introducing a collection of 16 contemporary FX plug-ins for use with any DAW. These plug-ins utilize the very latest algorithms and coding techniques to deliver extraordinary sound quality in an extremely efficient package, allowing the plugins to be used liberally across a wide range of native computer systems. Included with the purchase of an Onyx Series USB Interface.
Premium - Analog Circuitry
Whether you’re tracking your latest song idea or doing a live stream, the Onyx Series USB Interfaces deliver true studio-quality sound with maximum headroom and ultra-low noise. Utilizing our proven Onyx mic preamps, everything from vocals to guitars to synthesizers will be captured with incredible accuracy and warmth.
Zero-Latency - Direct Monitoring
Featuring a true analog monitoring path directly from the preamps to your studio monitors and headphones, you can track while listening in either mono or stereo to the direct analog source with zero routing. Not only that, it also means you can adjust your buffer settings to maximize your computer’s processing ability.
Bus Powered - Get Connected
Onyx Series USB Interfaces feature USB 2.0 connectivity for fast data transfer and minimal latency. Also, being bus powered, your studio can be truly mobile – just plug into your laptop and you are ready to go, no external power required. Compatible with Mac (Core Audio) and PC (ASIO).
Mackie Onyx Artist 1•2 2x2 USB Audio Interface Features:
- 2-in x 2-out USB Interface.
- Boutique-quality Onyx mic preamp with class-leading fidelity and dynamic range.
- +48v Phantom Power for use with studio condenser mics.
- 1/4” TRS input with Hi-Z switch for connecting guitar, bass, and more.
- High-resolution 2 in x 2 out 24-Bit/192kHz recording.
- Zero-latency direct analog monitoring of inputs.
- Dedicated 1/4" TRS outputs for connecting studio monitors.
- Bus-powered for easy mobile recording.
- USB 2.0 connectivity.
- Built-Like-A-Tank design to survive day-to-day abuse.
- Powerful headphone output.
- Tracktion Music Production Software included.
- Compatible with all major DAWs on Mac or PC.
- 1.1 lbs / .5 kg.
Mackie Onyx Artist 1•2 2x2 USB Audio Interface
7-day Easy Return or Refund
Should you find dissatisfaction due to a factory defect; incomplete delivery; wrong item delivered; or a change of mind due to feature, color, size, or model – except for defects due to misuse beyond the manufacturer’s usage recommendation under normal conditions - you may return this product within 7 days after delivery for a replacement or a refund. Please refer to our FAQ page for more details.