Better. Faster. Easier.
Focusrite's compact 18-in, 8-out Clarett 4Pre Thunderbolt audio interface includes four mic preamps, class-leading digital conversion and astonishing low latency that simplifies your workflow and lets you use plug-ins in real time. Clarett͛s new mic pre offers extra-low noise and distortion, plus the switchable analogue "Air" effect that emulates the sound of Focusrite͛s renowned ISA preamps. Complete with Focusrite͛s precision 24/192 conversion offering up to 119dB real-world dynamic range, there͛s never been a better, faster or easier way of getting audio into or out of a DAW.
Compact yet versatile
18 inputs and eight outputs in a desktop format characterise the Clarett 4Pre, with four analogue inputs and two stereo headphone outputs on the front panel, alongside a host of connectivity on the rear, including an ADAT input for the addition of eight more inputs from, for example, a digital mic pre.
Plug straight in
Four universal mic/line/instrument inputs on the front panel ensure immediate access to the four primary analogue inputs. The newly designed DI͛s on Clarett 4Pre allow for even the hottest of guitar pick-ups and deliver a sonic performance that outstrips many dedicated DI͛'s.
Revolutionise your work flow
Clarett Thunderbolt offers astonishingly low round-trip latency (1.38ms*), simplifying your recording and monitoring workflow, and allowing you to use plug-ins in real-time.
Four New Clarett Mic Pres with extra "Air"
The mic pres have been designed especially for the Clarett range, with plenty of gain, yet low noise and distortion. They feature a switchable "Air" effect – an analogue model of Focusrite͛s renowned ISA transformer-based preamps. The Instrument inputs feature extra headroom to handle the loudest pickup.
Line level inputs for synths and more
Four dedicated line level TRS jack inputs are provided on the rear panel, along with four line outputs, S/PDIF I/O and eight channels of ADAT in.
Precision digital conversion
Clarett features Focusrite͛s class-leading precision 24/192 conversion. With up to 119dB dynamic range, Clarett offers the cleanest way yet to get music in and out of your DAW.
'Gain Halo' Metering
Focusrite's unique 'gain halo' metering provides clear 'go/no-go'indication of levels to avoid clipping. Gain controls have been optimised for smoother, more natural adjustment.
Dual high-power headphone outputs
The two wide dynamic range headphone outputs are powerful enough to deliver plenty of level, even on high impedance headphones – perfect for both tracking and mixing.
Software Mixer for maximum control
Focusrite Control is a brand new software mixer designed with a traditional mixer workflow for easy configuration of monitoring and routing setups. Simple and intuitive to use, Focusrite Control also allows immediate access to internal hardware functions.
Classic processor plugins included
Every Clarett includes Softube͛s Time and Tone Bundle, with TSAR-1R Reverb, Tube Delay, and Saturation Knob, as well as the Focusrite Red 2 & Red 3 Plug-in Suite.
Focusrite iOS Control
Adjust your cue mixes and preamp settings, remotely from your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch.