"If you were to pull together the greatest minds in professional studio recording and listen to them chat, it's a pretty safe bet that you'd hear the Motu name come up more than once. Racking up a thirty-year resume of delivering high-end professional audio gear, Motu has definitely made a huge contribution to the art of recording. Motu equipment is used by too many pros to count, but it's a list that has tons of variety, including musicians, broadcasters, filmmakers and even gamers.
No matter what your reasons are for recording, Motu has the hardware and software to get you some excellent results. Not certain where to start looking? Try taking a look at any of the items labelled ""best seller."" They've proven themselves to be great choices for lots of others, and they could be the way to go for you, as well. If none of those really speak to you, that's no problem. Any of the other options you'll find here would be an amazing addition to your setup, too. It's just a matter of deciding what your needs are and finding the gear to match.
Some of Motu's most popular creations are their interfaces. Check out the 896mk3 Hybrid for an example: this high-end powerhouse is rack-mountable and supports FireWire as well as USB 2.0 for easy connection to any Mac or PC. The 896 delivers a level of sound quality and reliability fit for the most elite studios, making it a real hub that you can build your whole digital recording setup around. While you're getting that studio assembled, you'll probably also be looking for a DAW that can tie it all together. To fill that need, Motu has a great offering in Digital Performer 8. It's a powerful software suite that gives you tons of tools, and works with a huge variety of external hardware to help fully connect your studio space.
If you want to set the standard for audio and video content quality, then you'll need equipment that sets the standard for production hardware and software. Motu definitely fits the bill, and when you have these professional-level tools at your fingertips, you're ready to really find out just how far your creativity can take you."