PreSonus Monitor Station V2 Now Shipping - EMusician

PreSonus Monitor Station V2 Now Shipping

Manage Multiple Audio Sources from Your Desktop
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana, May 2014 - PreSonus® is shipping the new Monitor Station V2, a major redesign of its popular desktop studio-monitor control center. Monitor Station V2 enables easy desktop management of multiple audio sources and up to three sets of monitor speakers.

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The new monitor controller provides a S/PDIF digital input and has a more ergonomic, intuitive layout than the original Monitor Station. Features include four stereo inputs-two pairs of balanced ¼" TRS and one pair of unbalanced RCA Aux inputs with gain control-managed with a source-select switch. A 1/8" TRS unbalanced input is summed with the RCA Aux inputs. The S/PDIF stereo input supports 44.1, 48, 88.2, and 96 kHz digital audio; a button switches between the Aux and S/PDIF inputs.

Three left/right pairs of balanced, ¼" TRS speaker outputs and a Speaker Select switch enable you to A/B compare your audio through up to three sets of reference monitors. A variable, rear-panel control enables fine-tuned calibration of speaker-output levels.

Outputs include left/right pair of balanced ¼" TRS Main outs, left and right balanced ¼" TRS Cue outputs with level control, and four ¼" TRS stereo headphone outputs, each with a Main/Cue source selector and individual output-level control.

Monitor Station V2's built-in talkback microphone offers variable input gain and is activated with a Talk button. An eight-segment, three-color LED meter indicates left and right levels. Other features include a Dim button with variable attenuation level, Mono and Mute buttons, and an external DC power supply and rocker power switch.

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The Monitor Station V2 is available immediately with an expected U.S. MAP/street price of $299. For more information, please visit www.presonus.com/products/Monitor-Station-V2.