16-Channel USB 3.0 MIDI Interface
The ESI M8U eX is the perfect solution for processing MIDI signals. The compact and portable design features 16-channels of I/O connectivity. The versatile connections means you can use any of the 16 ports as both an MIDI input or output jack.
This allows you to configure the interface how you please. For example, you can use it in the standard 8-in/8-out style, or you could have 16 inputs or 16 outputs. This can be used for a variety of applications, with various I/O sources. It also includes a USB hub with 3 connectors for using devices such as software dongles or USB keyboards.
The MIDI connectivity is all handled automatically thanks to the automatic input/output configuration technology. This technology displays your connection via coloured LEDs, basing its choice on your connection to other MIDI input or MIDI outputs.
A Centrepiece For Your Music Creation
The M8U eX can act as the main hub for your music creation. Giving you an all-in-one interface for your USB and MIDI devices. You can use the interface with keyboards, MIDI controllers and even sequencers.
It provides USB 3.0 technology, resulting in ultra-low latency performance. This ensures minimal lag when playing melodies, working in near real-time. The class-complaint design requires no drivers, allowing you to get setup and started within seconds.
Rugged, USB-Powered Design
The highly compact and rugged design makes the M8U eX, highly portable. It is perfect for both studio and live applications thanks to its low-latency processing capabilities. You can even use the interface in standalone mode without a computer. You can select the different modes using the front-panel button.
If you need to expand your connectivity, you can simply link together multiple units to the computer simultaneously. It is USB-bus powered but also includes an external power supply for powering USB devices.
USB 3.0 MIDI interface
100 percent class compliant, works without the installation of a driver
USB bus powered
16 MIDI ports, 8 on the front and 4 on the back
Automatic input and output detection, each port works as a MIDI input or MIDI output
Standalone operation possible
Can be used as MIDI Thru box in standalone mode to send one MIDI signal to 7 outputs
Can be used as MIDI merger in standalone mode to merge 7 MIDI signals to a single output
3-port USB 3.0 hub with external 5V DC power supply to power USB devices (power supply included)
Multiple units can be used with one computer at a time
Downwards compatible to USB 2.0 with a USB 2.0 legacy mode
Dimensions: approx. 32.5cm x 14.5cm x 4.5cm