Presonus Digimax D8

Presonus Digimax D8

Brand: Presonus
Product Code: Digimax D8
Availability: In Stock
Price: Rp5,650,000



A high-quality microphone preamp can make all the difference in the sound of your recordings. Without a quality preamp, the expression “garbage in, garbage out” is especially apt. And customers and reviewers alike have long insisted that the PreSonus XMAX™ Class A solid-state preamp is the finest in its price class.

The DigiMax D8 provides eight of these prized preamps—enough to raise your entire studio rig to a higher level. And that’s just the beginning of the story.


·         Input/Output

  • 2 unbalanced ¼” instrument inputs (front panel; bypass Ch. 1 and 2 mic inputs)
  • 8 balanced rear-panel XMAX mic preamps
  • 1 BNC word-clock input
  • 8 balanced ¼” direct outputs (1 per channel)
  • 1 ADAT Lightpipe optical digital output (8 channels)

·         Meters, Controls, and Features

  • Individual channel-trim controls with -4 dB to +50 dB gain range
  • 48V phantom power for condenser microphones (switchable in pairs)
  • -20 dB pad on every channel
  • 4-segment, fast-acting LED input meter
  • Clock source (sets clock to external or internal with 44.1 or 48 kHz sample rate)

·         Digitalia

  • Professional-quality AD converters (+107 dBu dynamic range)
  • ADAT Lightpipe digital output: 8 channels at 24-bit resolution and 44.1 and 48 kHz internal sampling rate
  • Word-clock master via ADAT Lightpipe or slave to external word clock

·         Power

  • Internal power supply with standard IEC connector

·         Physical

  • 1U rack-mountable, rugged steel chassis



Input Type

XLR Female Balanced

Frequency Response (±0.5 dB)

20 Hz to 50 kHz

Frequency Response (±3.0 dB)

20 Hz to 150 kHz

Input Impedance (Balanced)


THD+N (unwtd, 1 kHz @ +4 dBu Output, Unity Gain)

< 0.003%

EIN (unwtd, 55 dB Gain, 150Ω Input, 20 Hz to 22 kHz)

-126 dBu

S/N Ratio (Unity Gain, unwtd, Ref. = +4 dBu, 20 Hz to 22 kHz)

>101 dB

Common Mode Rejection Ratio (1 kHz, 55 dB Gain)

> 55 dB

Gain Control Range (±1 dB)

-4 dB to 50 dB

Maximum Input Level (Unity Gain, 1 kHz @ 0.5% THD+N)

+14 dBu

Signal Level LEDs

+10 dBu (0 dBFS)

Red/Clip (±0.5 dBu)

+4 dBu (-6 dBFS)

Yellow (±0.5 dBu)

-8 dBu (-18 dBFS)

Green (±0.5 dBu)

-14 dBu (-24 dBFS)

Phantom Power (±2 VDC)

+48 VDC

Instrument Input (channels 1 and 2 only)


¼” TRS Female Unbalanced

Input Impedance

1 MΩ

Line Outputs


¼” TRS Balanced

Output Impedance


Digital Audio

ADC Dynamic Range (A-wtd, 48 kHz sample rate)

107 dB

Bit Depth


Reference Level for 0 dBFS

+10 dBu

Internal Sample Frequency, Selections

44.1, 48 kHz

External Sample Frequency, Input



Input Connector Type


Input Voltage (factory configured)

90 to 230 VAC

Power Requirements (Continuous)




1U rackmount


1.75” (44.45 mm)


7” (177.8 mm)


19” (482.6 mm)


6 lbs. (2.72 kg)

As a commitment to constant improvement, PreSonus Audio Electronics, Inc., reserves the right to change any specification stated herein at anytime, without notification.

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