updated 01:20 pm EST, Mon January 21, 2002
Digidesign's new Mbox is a 2-channel USB audio peripheral. It ships with Pro Tools 5.2 LE software to "provide you with a high-quality, self-contained project studio. Features include: two analog inputs and outputs, featuring Focusrite mic pre amps; 24-bit stereo S/PDIF digital I/O; a pristine 24-bit signal path from input to output; two analog TRS inserts; a headphone amp and output with dedicated volume control; zero latency monitoring; 100% USB-powered operation; and remote collaboration capability through DigiStudio." it is expected to ship later this quarter.