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    Boss BR-1600CD Digital Recorder with CD-R/RW (16-Track)

    This multitrack recorder has an intuitive interface to get you up and recording quickly. With eight XLR mic preamps, you can record the whole band. Onboard effects will make vocal and instrument tracks sound huge, and the drum machine and bass loops help singer/songrwiters flesh out their ideas.

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    Product Rated 9.8 Out of 10 (105 ratings)

    Boss BR-1600CD 16-Track Digital Studio Product Description

    The BR-1600CD Digital Recording Studio combines Boss famous, easy-to-use interface with eight XLR inputs for recording eight tracks simultaneously. This affordable 16-track recorder comes loaded with effects for guitars and vocals;including COSM Overdrive/Distortion, Amp Modeling and a new Vocal Tool Boxplus convenient PCM drum and bass tracks, a 40GB hard drive, CD-R/RW drive and USB port. It's the perfect way to record your band.

    16-track (256 V-Track) digital studio with 40GB hard drive and CD-R/RW drive

    Record all 8 XLR inputs simultaneously, ideal for tracking live performances

    Powerful effects including COSM modeling for guitar, bass and microphones

    New Vocal Tool Box with auto pitch correction and Harmony Sequence function

    16 individual Track EQs, plus 8 dedicated compressors

    Mastering Tool Kit with multi-band compression for loud and punchy CDs

    Create backing tracks quickly with new Drum/Bass and Loop Phrase tracks

    Step and realtime sequencer, plus automatic tempo mapping for imported loops

    USB port for easy data exchange; V-LINK video control*
    *V-LINK requires Edirol video equipment (sold separately).

    Optional Boss BR900CD Studio Package Contents
    1 x Hosa CPA203 Dual RCA To Dual RCA Cable (9.75 Foot)

    1 x RaXXess Stoppit Microphone Pop Filter/Popper Stopper

    1 x OnStage 7701B Tripod Boom Mic Stand

    1 x Whirlwind MC20 XLR Microphone Cable (20 Foot)

    2 x KRK RP5G2 Rokit Powered Two Way Active Monitor

    1 x Audio-Technica AT2020 Side Address Studio Microphone

    1 x Memorex CDR80 50-Pack Spindle (52x, 700MB)

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    Boss BR-1600CD Technical Description

    Tracks: 16
    V-Tracks: 256 (16 V-Tracks per each Track)
    * Up to 8 tracks can be recorded simultaneously, and up to 16 tracks can be played back simultaneously.

    Maximum Useful Capacity / Recording Time
    Internal Hard Disk: 40 G bytes
    Recording Time: 120 hours (conversion in one track)
    * The recording times shown above are approximate. Times may vary depending on the number of songs and size of imported loop phrase that were created.
    * The recording time s shown are the total for all tracks used. Therefore, if each of the sixteen tracks contain an equal amount of data, the length of the resulting song will be approximately 1/16 of the time shown.

    Signal Processing

    AD Conversion
    Guitar/Bass: 24 bit, AF Method
    Vocal: 24 bit, Delta Sigma Modulation
    Multi-Track: 24 bit, Delta Sigma Modulation
    Stereo Tracks: 24 bit, Delta Sigma Modulation

    DA Conversion
    24 bit, Delta Sigma Modulation
    Internal Processing: 24 bit (digital mixer section)
    Recording Data: 16 bit linear

    Sample Rate 44.1 kHz

    Frequency Response 20 Hz - 20 kHz (+1/-3 dB)

    Total Distortion 0.02 % or less (Input Sens: Center, 1 kHz at nominal output level)

    Nominal Input Level (Variable)
    Guitar/Bass jack: -10dBu
    Mic 1-8 Jacks (XLR): -40 dBu
    Input 1-8 jacks (1/4"): -10 dBu

    Input Impedance
    Guitar/Bass Jack: 1 MOhm
    Mic 1-8 Jacks (XLR): 12.5 kOhms (hot-cold), 6.5 kOhms (hot-gnd, cold-gnd)
    Input 1-8 Jacks (1/4"): 22 kOhms

    Nominal Output Level
    Line Out Jack: -10 dBu

    Output Impedance
    Line Out Jack: 2 kOhms
    Phones 1, 2 Jack: 100 Ohms

    Recommended Load Impedance
    Line Out Jack: 20 kOhms or greater
    Phones 1, 2 jack: 8-50 Ohms

    Residual Noise Level
    Line Out Jack: -90 dBu or less (Input Select: Guitar/Bass, input terminated with 1 kOhm, Input Sens: Center, IHF-A, typ.)

    Digital In: S/PDIF 16-24 bit (coaxial type)
    Digital Out: S/PDIF 16-24 bit (coaxial type)
    USB connecter (B type)

    Display 130 x 36 mm (Backlit LCD)

    MIDI In connector
    MIDI Out connector
    USB connector
    Digital In connector: Coaxial type
    Digital Out connector: Coaxial type)
    Foot SW Jack: 1/4 inch phone type
    Exp Pedal Jack: Stereo 1/4 in. phone type
    Line Out Jacks: RCA Phono type
    Input 1-8 Jacks: Unbalanced, 1/4 in. phone type
    Mic 1-8 Jacks: XLR balanced
    Phones 1 Jack: Stereo 1/4 in. phone type
    Phones 2 Jack: Stereo 1/4 in. phone type
    Guitar/Bass Jack: 1/4 in. phone type

    Power Supply
    DC 12 V; AC Adaptor (Roland PSB-3U)

    Power Consumption 3 A

    Physical Dimensions
    19-1/2 (W) x 13-3/8 (D) x 3-15/16 (H) inches / 494 (W) x 339 (D) x 99 (H) mm
    Weight: 10 lbs 13 oz / 4.9 kg (Excluding AC Adaptor)

    Included Accessories
    AC Adaptor: PSB-3U
    Owner's Manual
    Effect Patch List
    Discrete Drums (CD-ROM)

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    Boss BR-1600CD 16-Track Digital Studio Catalog Description

    Get that demo done with ease@8-track recording, 16-track playback@Eight XLR inputs@Complete set of digital EQ, compression, and guitar effects@40GB hard drive, CD-R-RW drive@USB for Mac/PC data exchange@24-bit, 44.1kHz resolution

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    User Reviews for Boss BR-1600CD 16-Track Digital Studio

    Product Rated 9.8 Out of 10 (105 ratings)
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