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iConnectivity PlayAUDIO1U Audio/MIDI Interface

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Unlock sonic excellence with your new stage companion: The PlayAUDIO1U.

Hey audio pros, buckle up for a game-changing experience with the PlayAUDIO1U, meticulously crafted to meet the demands of professional live performances. This isn't just another interface; it's a tour-ready, fail-proof solution designed specifically for you—the audio professional who craves precision, reliability, and total control on the stage.

Mastering the Stage With Multi-Computer Redundancy

Imagine a seamless performance where glitches and technical hiccups are a thing of the past. The PlayAUDIO1U introduces multi-computer redundancy, swiftly switching between computers faster than your fastest drum roll. It listens to your software, detects issues, and seamlessly takes over, ensuring your show runs flawlessly. Say goodbye to disruptions and hello to airtight performances that captivate your audience.

Audio Guardian: Protecting Your Sonic Realm

In the chaotic world of live performances, the PlayAUDIO1U acts as your audio guardian. Monitor audio streams, mute potential glitches and receive realtime diagnostic information on the intuitive display. Worried about unwanted noise corrupting your audio? The PlayAUDIO1U steps in, protecting your audience from anything less than sonic perfection. It's not just an interface; it's your sonic safety net.

Tour-Ready Toughness: A Rugged Road Warrior

As an audio pro, you're no stranger to the challenges of the road. The PlayAUDIO1U stands ready with 12 reinforced XLR outs, a robust 1U rackmountable chassis and XLR jacks built to endure the rigors of touring. Plug it in, focus on your craft and let the PlayAUDIO1U handle the rest. Your setup just got simpler, and your performances, more powerful.

MIDI Mastery: Tailoring Your Sonic Landscape

At the heart of the PlayAUDIO1U is iConnectivity's MIDI expertise. Connect via 5-pin MIDI Din, USB host port, network connectivity via RTP MIDI and more. Customize your MIDI setup effortlessly with powerful MIDI processing. Be the maestro of your sonic landscape, sending MIDI where it belongs and creating an unforgettable experience for your audience.

Elevate Your Performance—The PlayAUDIO1U Way

Are you ready to revolutionize your live performances? The PlayAUDIO1U is calling your name, offering fail-proof reliability, unmatched control and a level of precision that will redefine your sonic realm. Embrace the future of live audio—the PlayAUDIO1U way. Elevate your gigs, captivate your audience, and let the PlayAUDIO1U be your stage companion on this sonic journey. Your audience deserves the best—and so do you. Let the PlayAUDIO1U lead the way to sonic excellence.

Control Any VST3 Plug-in From the UC1 Control Surface via 360 Link

The 360 Link plug-in is a an AAX Native/AU/VST3/VST plug-in that hosts VST3 plug-ins inside it. This means it will work with any DAW that supports AAX/AU/VST/VST.
When hosted with 360 Link, the 3rd-party plug-in will connect with UC1 for hardware control of that plug-in.

The update will come with presets for the following plug-ins:
Waves SSL EV2 Channel
Waves SSL E-Channel
Waves SSL G-Channel
UAD SSL E Channel Strip
Waves CLA MixHub
bx_console SSL 9000 J
bx_console SSL 4000 E
bx_console SSL 4000 G
Slate Digital VMR (with SSL modules)
Harrison FasTrack


  • 2x USB-C type ports for connecting computing devices
  • Automatic and manual computer switching modes, for lightning-fast switching between connected computers
  • 2x 2-button "Control" footswitch selectable input/outputs can be mapped to MIDI functions, control over numerous functions on the interface and/or sending control messages to compatible devices
  • Audio Protection helps stop unwanted noise from corrupt audio sources/files from making it into the audience
  • Auracle software enables you to tailor the PlayAUDIO1U’s settings to your exact needs
  • High-resolution audio—studio sound quality for the live arena—up to 24-bit/96kHz AD/DA conversion
  • "MIDI learn" from external MIDI devices to control key functions on the interface
  • OLED screen for instantaneous status information and precise control
  • 1U ready-to-tour rackmountable chassis
  • 12 Balanced panel reinforced XLR outputs
  • Integrated +48V phantom power resistance on outputs protects your interface from accidental damage when plugging directly into consoles or stage boxes (100% protection is not guaranteed indefinitely; it is best practice not to send +48V phantom power into any audio interface’s outputs) 
  • 1x 1/4" TRS stereo headphone output with dedicated control for convenient headphone monitoring
  • USB MIDI host port, offering up to eight ports worth of USB MIDI for Class Compliant controllers and/or modules
  • DIN-MIDI port built-in (1 in/1 out)
  • Ethernet MIDI with 22 ports of connectivity for rugged long-distance MIDI connections
  • Comprehensive audio mixing and routing between connected USB computing devices and analog outputs
  • Easy-to-use capacitive touch control and 2 rotary encoders provide software-less control over PlayAUDIO1U’s key features from the front panel
  • 100-240V switching power built-in with Industry-Standard IEC Power Connection

Order the Iconnectivity Playaudio1U Audio/MIDI interface today.


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