Apogee reserves the right to change or improve design at any time without prior notification. The term of this warranty begins on the date of sale to the purchaser from an authorized apogee reseller proof of purchase in the form of a receipt may be required. What software are you using with the M-Track? Matt has collaborated as a keyboardist in studio and on stage with artists such as Jordan Rudess Dream Theater , Mark Wood Trans-Siberian Orchestra , Mark Rivera Billy Joel Band , Aaron Carter, Amy Regan, Jay Azzolina, Marcus Ratzenboeck Tantric , KeKe Palmer, C-Note, Jordan Knig. Hey Nat, Thanks for posting! Flexible output routing lets you send signals to outboard gear or analog mixers for summing or processing. It's very clear that M-Audio really needs to get its act together and hire driver experts to resolve the niggles before what should be trivial issues drag the company's reputation down the pan. Hi Dan, I've worked out that the problem is with how your driver is named in the Windows Registry.
What build of Windows 10 are you using? The first two inputs can be switched to instrument level and there is a hardware gain knob for each input located on the front of the unit. I'm a little unsure on what you mean by blue screens. I'm not the only aving this issue. Seen on forums : As I said, i reproduce the problems with two different computers that are not crashing when m track eight is not plugged. The warranties set forth above are in lieu of all other warranties, expressed or implied, and apogee specifically disclaims any and all implied warranty of merchantability or of fitness for a particular purpose. Sorry to hear you're having trouble! M-Audio has also partnered with to include some really nice plug-ins with the M-Track Eight. The M-Track Eight feels like a solidly built device.
Sorry you're having trouble with that! Individual gain knobs with meters help ensure the proper input level by providing real-time visual feedback. Each input channel is equipped with a high-headroom input that features M- Audio's sought-after Octane Preamp Technology. The second computer is a brand new one, with brand new ram. Have you installed the M-Track Eight's 1. Sorry to hear you're having trouble! The unit also gets very hot in use and takes a lot more power than ought to be necessary. Is the M-Track Eight causing your computer to crash when plugged in? These include AudioTrack, Kramer Effects Channel, TrueVerb, L1 Ultramaximizer, and the Manny Marroquin Delay. This warranty is void if apogee determines, in its sole business judgment, the defect to be the result of abuse, neglect, alteration or attempted repair by unauthorized personnel.
I'm not the only aving this issue. The 'tech support' staff really don't help - they just try to point the finger at anything else they can think of other than an obvious problem with M-Audio drivers. M-Track Eight offers ultra-low latency monitoring of the input signal—either through the speakers or via headphones. I'm a little unsure on what you mean by blue screens. Sadly for those of us who have bought into the promise of their hardware, M-Audio's current drivers for the M-Track Eight do not do this. Can it be reproduced consistently? The pros definitely outweigh the cons here and the M-Track Eight is a solid choice for someone looking to get started in the world of studio recording.
The M-Track Eight is supported for use with Windows 10. Good software drivers cope with real situations on real machines, day-in day-out. Hi Oliver, Thanks for posting. I also create a case which have been replied by Daniel Devereux via email : Hi, the device is correctly listed with no warning. The buyer acknowledges and agrees that in no event shall the company be held liable for any special, indirect, incidental or consequential damages, or for injury, loss or damage sustained by any person or property, that may result from this product failing to operate correctly at any time. What software are you using with the M-Track? The second computer is a brand new one, with brand new ram.
The knobs felt a little wonky at times, but they were large and in particular the monitor output knob is huge and easy to grab in a hurry. However, are you saying that both computers are doing the same thing now?. The M-Track Eight working on another computer actually helps a bit. Apogee electronics corporation warrants products to be free of defects in material and manufacture under normal use for a period of 12 months. This website displays data from third party public sources. Hi Oliver, Thanks for posting. We can't guarantee correctness and completeness of all the data presented here, and therefore will not accept liability for any issues arising from usage of this data.
However, are you saying that both computers are doing the same thing now? The result is a robust signal path for clean, professional sound. I also create a case which have been replied by Daniel Devereux via email : Hi, the device is correctly listed with no warning. When I install the drivers Windows recognises the M-Track Eight and I can hear windows sounds through it. I did not download them for this review as I already owned most of them and can vouch for their quality. Can it be reproduced consistently? Please note this guarantee may be subject to other conditions as dictated by the customer's legal warranty rights under the applicable national legislation governing the sale of consumer goods. What build of Windows 10 are you using? The M-Track Eight working on another computer actually helps a bit.
Is the M-Track Eight causing your computer to crash when plugged in? In addition, each input comes with dedicated line-input circuitry so you can record and track with your favorite external preamps. Design changes are not implemented retroactively, and the incorporation of design changes into future units does not imply the availability of an upgrade to existing units. The Octane preamps are fairly clean and have adequate headroom for a device in this price class. Conclusion Overall, I was impressed by the M-Track Eight. Additionally, two headphone outputs, located on the front panel, have their own level and selectable-source controls for creating custom headphone mixes. With any audio interface in the price class the M-Track currently occupies, there are going to be some compromises when compared with truly boutique and more expensive interfaces. At what point do you experience a crash? Just look at M-Audio's own support forum or search online for M-audio Drivers Crash to see the scale of the problem.
M-track eight front—The M-Track Eight uses hardware controls for most functions and the knobs are fairly large. The data presented is for information purposes only. At what point do you experience a crash? Please accept our sincere apologies for the delay in correspondence. Please accept our sincere apologies for the delay in correspondence. Units returned for warranty repair to apogee or an authorized apogee warranty repair facility will be repaired or replaced at the manufacturer's option, free of charge. Add a professional edge to your studio with the M-Track Eight from M-Audio. All Trademarks and Copyrights belong to their respective owners.
Writing reliable drivers is perhaps one of the toughest software jobs to do, but that is what we are paying good money for, not a pile of bundled software tat that we could get as a cheap add-on if we really wanted it. The metal chassis is sleek and all of the connections were firm and clean. All users that have the same problem are on Windows10, I can't go back to windows 7! This website is an Amazon Affiliate. This is a potentially excellent product spoiled, as are several of M-Audio's products, by buggy Windows drivers. The line inputs go into clipping at rather low levels for 'professional' hardware. You can literally be recording within minutes of opening the box. We do not endorse or disapprove of any products presented here.