Steinberg UR24C is a remarkably flexible audio interface that combines amazing sound quality, compact size and unique switchable monitoring modes, making it perfect for recording music with a DAW or performing a great DJ or live music set. Use it with a computer or an iOS device and give your creativity unprecedented freedom.
- 32-bit Integer/192 kHz USB 3.0 audio interface with 2×4 analog I/O and MIDI I/O
- Rugged full-metal housing for ultimate durability
- 2 analog XLR/TRS combo inputs
- Class-A D-PRE mic preamps supporting +48 V phantom power
- 4 RCA line outputs
- 2 TRS outputs
- Switchable DAW and DJ monitor modes change the function of the headphones output
- Latency-free DSP-powered monitoring
- Cross-platform compatibility for Windows, macOS and iOS
- Cubase AI and Cubasis LE music software and dspMixFx application included
- Steinberg Plus provides software instruments, sounds and loop sets for free
32-bit/192 kHz audio resolution
In addition to the great build quality of the UR series, the sound quality of UR-C models has been refined by carefully adjusting components and incorporating 32-bit converters. These precisely and transparently capture the subtlest nuances of every recorded signal, ensuring even the tiniest audio detail is maintained throughout the entire production process.
Class-A D-PRE mic preamps
The UR-C series features D-PRE preamps, offering stellar recording quality unmatched in this price class. Yamaha's highly acclaimed D-PRE preamps deliver truly transparent and beautifully detailed sound. A sumptuously detailed high end, immaculate dynamic response and rich, rounded low frequencies are the hallmarks of D-PRE.
Compatible with all major audio software
UR-Cs are compatible with all major audio software supporting the ASIO, Core Audio or WDM standard, providing a fully integrated, DSP-based monitoring setup wherever you are and with whichever DAW you use. Integrating seamlessly with Cubase and almost any other DAW, UR-Cs deliver latency-free monitoring with DSP-powered effects.
UR24C has two separate, switchable monitor modes: DAW and DJ. In DAW mode you can adjust the balance of the signals coming from the DAW and from the UR24C's inputs. In DJ mode you can choose either to output the mono master sound to the right side of your headphones with the mono cue sound to the left, or to have both in stereo and mix the two. In DAW mode the power indicator LED ring is lit white, in DJ mode it is lit red.
Latency-free monitoring with DSP effects
With built-in digital signal processing, UR-C interfaces provide zero latency monitoring with effects for every DAW, including straightforward control of all routings and settings. Powered by Yamaha's custom-designed SSP3 DSP chip, whether you use an Apple Macintosh, Windows PC, iPad or iPhone, you can enjoy all the benefits of dspMixFx technology.
Loopback function for streaming
The Loopback function of UR-C interfaces offers an easy way of streaming performances live to the Internet. When the function is active, incoming audio signals to the interface are merged with the signal coming from audio playback software inside the computer. The merged signal will then be sent back to the computer for online streaming via your software of choice.
MIDI input and output
All UR-C audio interfaces are equipped with 5-pin MIDI I/O ports to connect any MIDI device, making them extremely flexible for studio recording. The MIDI I/O on the UR-C series means that you can combine the latest audio interface technology with any MIDI device to ensure every aspect of your sound is just as you want it.
Superspeed USB 3.1 with USB-C
UR-C interfaces feature the USB 3.1 Gen 1 SuperSpeed standard, which provides fast, reliable and seamless connectivity to Mac and PC computers, as well as iOS devices. Together with the enhanced low latency delivered the SSP3 chip and the latest, most refined drivers, the UR-C series gives you peace of mind wherever you are recording.
Built to the most exacting standards with a robust metal casing, UR-Cs are rugged enough to withstand all the rigors of the road. The exceptional build quality of these interfaces means you don't need to worry about the journey – they are tough enough to ensure that when you set up to record, the high-quality internal components will work perfectly every time.
iOS ready via CC mode
Combining UR-C units with an iOS audio application provides you with a fully mobile audio recording solution. All UR-C interfaces automatically switch to class-compliant mode when connected to an iPad or iPhone and the UR24C can even be bus powered by USB-C equipped iPad Pro models.
If you invest in a UR-C audio interface, you can get even more with Steinberg Plus. Offering a great selection of industry-leading virtual instruments and VST sound and loop sets for free, it's Steinberg's way of saying thank you for investing in their best audio interfaces. Steinberg Plus content changes regularly.
Cubase AI included
Cubase AI is a powerful, one-stop music software solution for studio-quality recording. Combining audio and MIDI recording, editing, mixing and scoring in a single, integrated software package, Cubase AI is the perfect entry into the world of computer-based music production.
Cubasis LE included
UR-C's seamless integration with iPad is enhanced by the inclusion of Cubasis LE for creating professional music productions on your iPad. Cubasis LE is especially designed for quick and easy operation, making recording, editing and mixing a breeze, as well as opening up a new world of possibilities for your creativity.
dspMixFx mixing application
UR-C interfaces provide zero-latency monitoring with effects for every DAW, with straightforward control of all routings and settings thanks to the built-in DSP chip and dspMixFx UR-C software. dspMixFx technology offers latency-free monitoring together with the highly acclaimed REV-X reverb, the Sweet Spot Morphing Channel Strip and Guitar Amp Classics for users of any DAW software.
Bundled effects plug-in suite
UR-C interfaces come with VST 3, AU and AAX versions of the onboard DSP plug-ins. The Basic FX Suite comprises three software components: REV-X reverb, Sweet Spot Morphing Channel Strip and Guitar Amp Classics, all developed by Yamaha and incorporating modeling technology.
|Connectivity||USB 2.0, USB 3.0, USB-C, and MIDI|
|Included From Manufacturer||USB-C to USB-A cable|
|Max Sample Bit||192 kHz / 32-bit|
|Midi||In and Out|
|Product Unique Features||Class-A D-PRE mic preamps|
|Number of Channels||2 in / 4 out|
|Digital Conversion||32-bit integer / 192 kHz|
|Audio Inputs||(2) XLR / 1/4" TRS combo jacks|
(2) 1/4" TRS outputs
(2) Dual stereo RCA outputs
1/4" stereo headphone output
|Phantom Power||Channel 1-2 (48V)|
|Product Weight||2.43 lb|
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