US-1800 is a USB-based audio interface designed for use with Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) software. It provides abundant analog and digital inputs and outputs, and 16-channel MIDI inputs and outputs. It is the ideal companion to any computer-based digital recording setup. The new USB audio interface US-1800 features eight XLR microphone inputs with phantom power and 60 dB of gain, two 1/4" TRS line/guitar inputs on the front panel, four 1/4" TRS line inputs on the rear panel, four simultaneous outputs, as well as stereo S/PDIF digital and 16-channel MIDI Input and Output. Up to 16 inputs and four outputs are transmitted to Mac or Windows over high-speed USB 2.0 connection. Included with the US-1800 is the latest 48-track audio workstation software Cubase LE5 from Steinberg.