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Focusrite Scarlett Gen 3 Audio Interfaces

Scarlett 2i2 3rd Gen - Overview // Focusriteplay button

Scarlett 2i2 3rd Gen - Overview // Focusrite

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Focusrite // Scarlett 3rd Generation - 2i2

Hitmaker Expansion - Writing, Recording, Producing with Seids: Trailer // Focusriteplay button

Hitmaker Expansion - Writing, Recording, Producing with Seids: Trailer // Focusrite


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Presenting the Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 USB Audio Interface (Gen 3), the most popular USB audio interface for musicians and producers of all genres. Featuring premium 24-bit/192 kHz conversion, two upgraded third-generation Scarlett mic preamps, and a suite of music-making software, the 2i2 provides everything you need to start recording and producing music with professional results.

Pristine Sound Quality for Inspiring Results

The 2i2's high-performance converters capture every nuance of your performance with stunning depth and clarity. Its two upgraded preamps with switchable Air mode impart recordings with a natural, open quality. Plug in your guitar, bass, synth, mic or line-level device and be amazed at how much of your tone shines through.

All the Tools You Need to Create

To help you make music right away, your 2i2 comes with a bundle of powerful software including Ableton Live Lite, Avid Pro Tools, Splice Sounds, and the Hitmaker Expansion suite. Between professional DAWs, samples, plug-ins, virtual instruments and more, you'll have everything required to compose, record, mix and share your songs with the world.

Built for the Road and the Stage

Ruggedly constructed yet compact, the 2i2 is ideal for taking your show on the road. Its solid, lightweight chassis occupies minimal space while protecting the components within. The 2i2 connects to your computer's USB port, so no external power supply is needed. And with its low-latency direct monitoring, you can use plug-ins in real time without lag or delay, enabling you to record and perform with confidence.

iPad Pro Compatibility for Total Mobility

Officially supported for use with USB-C iPad Pro, the 2i2 lets you produce professional-quality music wherever inspiration strikes. Just plug in your iPad Pro and open your favorite music-making app to start creating with the renowned Focusrite sound.

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  • Two of the best-performing mic preamps the Scarlett range has ever seen, now with switchable Air mode to give your recordings a brighter and more open sound
  • Two high-headroom instrument inputs to plug in your guitar or bass
  • Two balanced line inputs, suitable for connecting line-level sources
  • High-performance converters enable you to record and mix at up to 24-bit/192kHz
  • With the Easy Start tool, it's now easier than ever to get up and running
  • Scarlett 3rd Gen included software:
    • Ableton Live Lite
    • Three-month Avid Pro Tools Artist subscription
    • Three-month Splice Sounds subscription
    Focusrite’s Hitmaker Expansion includes:
    • Antares Auto-Tune Access
    • Relab LX480 Essentials
    • Softube Marshall Silver Jubilee 2555
    • XLN Audio Addictive Keys
    • XLN Audio Addictive Drums 2: Studio Rock
    • Brainworx bx_console Focusrite SC
    • Focusrite Red Plug-In Suite
    In the box
    • Scarlett 2i2 3rd Gen.
    • 1 x USB cable (Type C-A)
    • Three-year warranty

    collapse expand iconSpecs

    • Connectivity: USB Type-C
    • Protocol: USB 2.0
    • Form factor: Desktop
    • Simultaneous: I/O 2 x 2
    • A/D Resolution: 24-bit/192kHz
    • Number of preamps: 2
    • Phantom power: YES
    • Instrument Inputs: 2
    • Line inputs: 2
    • Analog outputs: 2
    • Headphone outputs: 1
    • Bus powered
    • Dimensions: 1.875" x 6.875" x 3.875"

    collapse expand iconWarranty

    All Focusrite products are built to the highest standards, and are designed to provide many years of reliable performance. In the event of a Manufacturing Defect becoming evident during the warranty period, Focusrite will ensure that the product is repaired or replaced free of charge. The warranty for any product purchased on or after the 1st January 2018 is a period of 36 months from the date of original purchase. The warranty period for products purchased on or prior to the 31st December 2017 is 24 months from the date of original purchase.

    A Manufacturing Defect is defined as a defect in the performance of the product as described and published by Focusrite. A Manufacturing Defect does not include damage caused by post-purchase transportation, storage or careless handling, nor damage caused by misuse.

    While this warranty is provided by Focusrite, it is fulfilled by Focusrite’s distribution partner in the country in which you purchased the product. To contact Focusrite's local distribution partner regarding a warranty issue, click here; they will advise you of the appropriate procedure for resolving the warranty issue. Note that many of the products returned under warranty are found not to exhibit any hardware fault at all. In the case of operational interruption, it’s worth checking other factors such as cables, drivers, software settings and the like, prior to returning your hardware. Contact Focusrite support first, if you experience technical issues.

    In every case you will need to provide a copy of the original invoice or store receipt to Focusrite’s local distribution partner. In the event that you are unable to provide proof of purchase, you should request a copy of your receipt from the reseller from whom you purchased the product. If you purchase a Focusrite product outside your normal country of residence, Focusrite’s distribution partner in your normal country of residence will not be able to honor this limited warranty, although you may request an out-of-warranty chargeable repair.

    This limited warranty is offered solely to products purchased from an Authorised Focusrite Reseller. This Warranty is in addition to your statutory rights in the country of purchase.

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