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FireWire Podcasting Kit

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This product has been discontinued.

Alesis takes the guesswork out of podcasting with the easy-to-use FireWire podcasting kit.

This kit includes an 8-Channel Firewire Mixer, dynamic microphone, desktop microphone stand, mic cable, headphones, carrying case and Cubase LE recording software - everything that you need for professional recordings of your podcasts. The MultiMix Firewire Mixer can send up to 8 tracks of audio simultaneously to your computer, allowing you to have discrete audio tracks to mix in your Cubase LE software.

The Alesis Podcasting kit also comes with 30 days of free podcast hosting on This provides the novice, as well as professional, podcaster an easy-to-use solution for hosting and promoting podcasts. During your 30 day free trail you can post up to 500Mb of Podcast episodes with unlimited bandwidth!

Upload your Podcast at

The Alesis Podcasting Center also makes it easy to upload and promote your podcasts. No tricky third party software to embed your XML files. Just register and upload your MP3's. As the file uploads to the server it will automatically aggregate the file out to the web (iTunes, Podcast Alley, web search engines, etc.) so everyone will know about your new show.

Cubase LE Included!

View the Alesis Podcasting Kit Getting Started Video

This product has been discontinued.

  • Compact 8-channel analog mixer and Multi-channel FireWire audio computer interface
  • Record each mixer channel, plus the main stereo mix
  • 4 high-gain mic/line (XLR and 1/4" balanced) inputs with phantom power, 2 stereo balanced 1/4" line inputs, aux send (can sent to onboard or external effects), stereo aux return
  • 100 28-bit onboard preset effects including reverbs, delays, chorus, flanging, pitch, and multieffects
  • 3-band EQ per channel with high/low shelving and mid bandpass/reject
  • Separate 1/4" balanced main and monitor outs, headphone out
  • 24-bit, 44.1/48 kHz operation with high-end A/D and D/A conversion through integrated FireWire audio interface using next-generation Dice II FireWire chip
  • Compatible with Mac OSX and Windows XP
  • Steinberg Cubase LE included
  • Easy to attach rackmount available



Minimum System Requirements:

  • Windows:
    • Windows XP Service Pack 1 or higher (Windows Installer 3.1 component from .NET required)
    • 1 gig Pentium processor or higher
    • 256MB RAM (512 or higher preferred)
    • 4,200 RPM hard drive for basic recording
    • (5,400 or higher preferred for multi-track recording and playback)
  • Mac:
    • OS X 10.3 or higher
    • G4 or higher processor (PowerPC or Intel CPU)
    • 256MB RAM (512 or higher preferred)
    • 4,200 RPM hard drive for basic recording
    • (5,400 or higher preferred for multi-track recording and playback)

This product has been discontinued.

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