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Focusrite Scarlett 2i4 vs Tascam US-2x2

8.27 in
1.89 in
Focusrite Scarlett 2i4 Sound Card
Focusrite Scarlett 2i4
Tascam US-2x2 Sound Card
Tascam US-2x2
Editiorial reviews
3
3 editorial reviews
Hittin’ the third generationRead more
Focusrite have been listening to their users, and their new Scarletts deliver greatly enhanced low-latency performance among other improvements.Read more
The Focusrite Scarlett series has become one of the most recognizable families of interfaces on the market. High reliability and smooth workflow have...Read more
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3
3 editorial reviews
The Tascam US-2×2 is an audio interface which offers two mic preamps/A-D & D-A converters. Those two mic preamps offer up to 57 dB of gain each, with nearly inaudible noise and distortion. I applaud Tascam for publishing this gain spec, since very few interface manufacturers bother to do so in this relatively low price [...]Read More... from Tascam US–2X2 preamp/A-D converter interface reviewRead more
A new force in the budget audio interface warRead more
Home studios have always been popular but it's only really over the past 10-15 years that they have actually been in the reach of most people. I remember getting my first tape 4 track recorderRead more
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User rating
44
3.9 out of 5
44 user ratings
5 stars
40 %
4 stars
22 %
3 stars
25 %
2 stars
4 %
1 stars
6 %
44
4.3 out of 5
44 user ratings
5 stars
45 %
4 stars
40 %
3 stars
11 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
2 %

Full Comparison

General

Focusrite Scarlett 2i4Focusrite Scarlett 2i4
Tascam US-2x2Tascam US-2x2
Sound TypeStereoStereo
Interface TypeUSB
N/A

Connectivity

Focusrite Scarlett 2i4Focusrite Scarlett 2i4
Tascam US-2x2Tascam US-2x2
Analog 3.5mm output0
N/A
Analogue RCA outputs2
N/A
Headphone outputyes
N/A
Headphone output (3.5 mm)0
N/A
Headphone output (6.3 mm / 1/4)1
N/A
Jack Plug input2
N/A
Jack Plug output (6,3 mm / 1/4)2
N/A
Microphone inputyesyes
Microphone Jack Plug (3.5mm)0
N/A
XLR2
N/A
Line-inyes
N/A
Line-outyes
N/A
Other connectorsMIDI
  • Balanced input XLR
  • MIDI
USByesyes

Design

Focusrite Scarlett 2i4Focusrite Scarlett 2i4
Tascam US-2x2Tascam US-2x2
Placement TypeExternalExternal

Audio properties

Focusrite Scarlett 2i4Focusrite Scarlett 2i4
Tascam US-2x2Tascam US-2x2
Noise level (SNR)100.0 dB
N/A
D/A audio24 bit / 96 kHz24 bit / 96 kHz
Audio quality24.0 bit
N/A

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