Product Details

A fully professional 12-channel Analog Mixer with 4 SuperAnalogue Mic Preamps and 18 Line Inputs During Mixdown; 4 Mono Recording Channels, 4 Stereo Line Channels, 2 Cue Buses, G Series Master Bus Compressor, comprehensive monitoring section, two headphone outputs and16 channel high quality USB AD and DA convertors

Product Details

BiG SiX is a fully professional desktop mixer you can use in the studio, for live shows, in post production, and for podcasting. Based on the widely acclaimed SiX desktop mixer and incorporating feedback from artists, producers and engineers to create the next step in SSL hybrid production, BiG SiX is a studio grade mixing console that combines features from legendary large format SSL consoles with full USB integration, additional processing and extremely flexible routing to deliver the quality, features and workflow audio professionals have come to rely on from SSL.

BiG SiX’s SuperAnalogue design delivers the punch, clarity, and ultra low distortion that engineers love from the 9000 series consoles with the flexibility of 16 channels of high quality AD / DA conversion and USB interface. Featuring an essential version of the SSL G-Comp Bus Compressor now with renowned ‘Auto’ release, Channel processing in the form of Dynamics and three band EQ based on the iconic SSL 4000E, comprehensive monitoring section, BiG SiX offers the big console sound and flexibility with an impressive set of utility features.

  • Benchmark SuperAnalogue audio performance throughout
  • Professional routing and monitoring
  • Three compressor flavours
    • Classic SSL channel Dynamics
    • Listen Mic Compressor
    • Essential version of G-Comp Bus Compressor
  • Full-size 100mm studio grade faders
    • Classic SSL response curve with large sweet spot
    • Long throw, as found on large-format SSL consoles
  • Professional LED Meters
    • Fast and accurate peak response
    • Large 12 segment main / 8 segment channel metering
    • Defined segments for +24dBu and +18dBu
  • Essential version of the G Series Master Bus Compressor
    • based on legendary G-Comp design
    • now with renowned 'auto' release
  • Completely balanced signal path (except for the headphone outputs!)
  • 4 mono channels equipped with:
    • SuperAnalogue mic preamps with up to 72dB of gain
    • Phantom power; highpass filter
    • Line-level input, switchable to instrument level
    • Classic SSL channel Dynamics
    • Balanced insert points
    • Updated 3 band LF/MF/HF SSL EQ (based on SSL E-series)
  • 4 stereo channels equipped with:
    • Line-level inputs with wide range of trim
    • Dual mono switching
    • Updated 3 band LF/MF/HF SSL EQ (based on SSL E-series)
  • Built-in 16 channel high quality USB AD and DA Converters
    • 96kHz / 24-bit
    • Advanced routing
  • Two headphone outputs
    • independently routable source matrix
    • Professional quality headphone amp
  • Comprehensive Monitoring Section
    • Switch between two sets of monitors
    • Mono / dim / cut
    • Flexible monitoring source matrix
    • Talkback
  • Two stereo cue feeds
  • Bus B / Mute switching
  • Two fully balanced stereo summing inputs
  • Up to 18 inputs at mixdown
  • Mix Bus inject for cascading additional SiX/Big SiX
Technical Specification
Type Analog Console
Channels 12
Faders 9 x 100mm
Inputs - Mic Preamps 4 x XLR (SuperAnalogue)
Phantom Power Yes
Inputs - Line 4 x 1/4" (line/Hi-Z), 8 x 1/4" TRS (4 x stereo line), 4 x 1/4" TRS (2 x stereo SuperAnalogue line), 2x 1/4" TRS (2x Sum Input to Main)
Outputs - Main 2 x 1/4" TRS (main out), 2x 1/4" TRS (Bus B out), 2 x 1/4" TRS (main monitor), 2 x 1/4" TRS (alt monitor)
Aux Sends 2 x Stereo Cue Sends (4x 1/4" TRS)
Send/Return I/O 2 x 1/4" TRS (send L/R), 2 x 1/4" TRS (return L/R), 4x 1/4" TRS (channel 1-4 send), 4x 1/4" TRS (channel 1-4 return)
Busses/Groups 1 x Bus B
Inserts 12 x 1/4" TRS (channel and main)
Headphones 2 x 1/4" TRS
Talkback 1 x XLR
EQ Bands 3-band EQ, Switchable Bell Curve
Effects Channel Compressor, G Series Bus Compressor, Listen Mic Compressor
Power Source 4-pin 15V DC Power Supply (included)
Height 141.2mm
Width 489.4mm (including trim), 437.2mm (excluding trim)
Depth 390.2mm
Weight 6.8kg
Power 70 Watts
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