The modern musician and producer will have lots of gear that will require a good MIDI / Audio interface. Sure enough, there are quite a few great interfaces out there, which can make it hard to pick one. To make your life a little bit easier, here's a look at the iConnectivity range, which offers innovative interfaces that will be perfect for your needs!
Plenty of computer musicians are finding their setups expanding and incorporating a range of different devices. From the instruments on your iPad to hardware MIDI synths and computer DAWs there needs to be communication to keep the music flowing.
iConnectivity have designed a number of clever MIDI/Audio interfaces to suit any budget. Whether you need your MIDI DIN synth to talk through USB to a PC, want to make your Mac a MIDI control hub for racks of FX or fancy processing sounds in a DAW on your iOS app.
Here's a look at what iConnectivity interfaces can offer you:
MIDI INTERFACE: iConnectMIDI4+
The iConnectivity iConnectMIDI4+ (available in 30 pin or lightning versions) allows you to use your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch with your Mac/PC like a plugin, controller, and so much more! iConnectMIDI4+ completely redefines the concept of a MIDI & audio interface, integrating today's professional multiple-computer (iOS, Mac, PC) set-ups with iOS devices and MIDI hardware. It lets you connect up to three computers simultaneously, without signal degradation.
Check this video for a closer look:
The more compact iConnectMIDI2+ is also available. It is capable of sending and receiving MIDI DIN in and routing it flexibly to two computer devices Mac/PC/iOS (iPad, iPod Touch, iPhone) plus two MIDI DIN outs. A great option if the iConnectMIDI4+ offers a little bit more than what you need.
AUDIO INTERFACE: iConnectAUDIO4+
The iConnectAUDIO4+ is the world’s first audio and MIDI interface to support multiple iOS/PC/Mac computers at the same time. It allows you to turn your iPad into a touch-controlled plug-in in your DAW. Send dozens of MIDI and digital audio channels back and forth between two computers.
Or run and record your entire studio from your iOS/PC/Mac by itself. It all becomes one integrated music machine, you can plug everything into it – your computers and iOS devices, high-res audio, MIDI, USB, 5-pin MIDI, mics, instruments, speakers, headphones…the iConnectAUDIO4+ integrates it all seamlessly. Simply amazing!
This video shows how to use iConnectAUDIO4+ with Ableton Live:
You really can't fault iConnectAUDIO4+: it really is one of those pieces of gear which is actually every bit as good as it sounds! This infographic gives you a good idea of how many different things you can connect using this great interface:
Ask Audio Magazine also gave it a very positive review on another video which is also worth watching:
Convinced? Then make sure to check the iConnectivity interfaces!
By Ivan Silva