USB Audio Interface

The two input, two output IXO12 audio interface is a lightweight, ultra-portable production platform for iPhone, iPad, Windows and Mac computers, which lets you record music, podcasts, location recordings and much more in studio quality. The Loopback function making live streaming simple, and its small size means you can do it all anywhere. The IXO12 is available in black and white versions.

  • 2 x In/Out

  • 1 x Mic-Pre

  • 1 x Hi-Z

  • Mute Button

  • Direct Monitor

  • USB-C

General Features

24-bit/192 kHz

The premium converters used in IXO series interfaces deliver great audio quality, thanks to a maximum sampling rate of 192 kHz with 24-bit resolution. High-quality analog to digital conversion is a crucial first step for any sound production, so Steinberg’s hardware designers carefully chose the best combination of components for optimum results. Accurately capturing every detail of the signals they record, IXO interfaces ensure audio fidelity throughout the recording process is maximized.

Included Software

  • Cubase AI

    Cubase AI is a special, cut-down version which uses the same core technologies as Cubase Pro, providing all the basic tools needed for recording, editing and mixing.

  • Cubasis LE

    Cubasis LE is the compact version of its bigger brother Cubasis. Specially designed for quick and easy operation, it makes recording, editing and mixing on your iPhone or iPad a breeze.

Steinberg Plus

Steinberg Plus is a real ‘plus’ if you own an IXO series audio interface, giving you a great selection of free VST instruments and VST sound loop sets. It’s our way of thanking you for investing in our audio interfaces. *
* Note: Steinberg Plus content changes regularly. Purchasers cannot choose which products will be included.

    The IXO12, Your Audio Interface...

    • For recording anywhere

      Whether you are a producer, journalist, composer or brand new to sound recording, IXO series interfaces makes high-quality mobile recording a breeze. Housed in a compact and lightweight housing, the 24-bit/192 kHz recording quality, great-sounding mic preamps and seamless, high-speed USB connection with iOS devices give you a superb, portable recording setup. The included Cubasis LE iOS app means you can start making professional recordings on an iPad straight away, while the included Cubase AI allows you to record to either Mac or PC, wherever you are.

    • For content creation

      Unleash your creativity! The IXO12 is a great choice for creating captivating audio to go with your visual content. Record voiceovers or discussions in pristine audio quality while recording video with your iOS device, add sound effects and atmospheres to draw your audience in to the visual world, increase the intensity of your production by recording soundtracks which play with your audience’s emotions. With the tools you need to add high-quality voices, music, location recordings and more, the IXO12 is the content creator’s best friend

    • For podcasting

      Share your thoughts, inspiration, ideas and news with the world by recording podcasts for broadcast on any online medium, or write them to audio files for distribution or download. The IXO12 delivers a versatile and highly portable production package, which means you can produce your podcast anywhere - at home, at work, on vacation, even in the middle of nowhere! With seamless PC/Mac computer and iOS compatibility, it has everything you need to become a true podcast pro.

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