UR12
2 x 2 USB Audio Interface

Whether you are taking your first steps in recording songs, want to stream your audio online or record your family and friends having fun, the UR12’s compact, rugged design, outstanding sound quality and ease of use make it the perfect recording companion for you, your computer and iOS device.

The UR12 is available in two versions, the classic silver/black finish and the new classy black/copper combination. All other specifications are identical.

24-bit/192 kHz for pristine sound quality

HighSpeed USB 2.0

Rugged, compact build

General features

Ultra-rugged build

The robust metal casing and exceptional build quality of UR interfaces makes them rugged enough to…

High speed USB 2.0

UR interfaces feature high speed USB 2.0, which provides fast, reliable and seamless connectivity…

24-bit/192 kHz audio resolution

The premium converters used in the UR-series deliver great audio quality, thanks to a maximum…

Latency-free hardware monitoring with switch

The UR12 features latency-free hardware monitoring with an easy-to-use monitor source switch that…

Class-A D-PRE mic preamps

The UR series features Yamaha’s highly acclaimed D-PRE preamps, offering recording quality…

Compatible with all major audio software

The UR12 interface is compatible with all major audio software which supports the ASIO, Core Audio…

iOS ready via CC Mode

You can combine UR units with an audio application like Steinberg’s Cubasis for iPhone and iPad…

Loopback function for streaming

The Loopback function of the UR interfaces offers an easy way to stream performances live to the…

Included software

Cubasis LE included

The UR seamless integration with iPhone and iPad is enhanced by the inclusion of Cubasis LE, for…

Cubase AI

Based on Steinberg’s award-winning advanced music production system Cubase Pro, Cubase AI is a…

Advantages Of Using The UR12

Start recording your music in great quality

If you are a newcomer to digital music production, the UR12 is the ideal audio interface to start your musical journey, record your first tracks and begin a potentially lifelong adventure of writing, recording and mixing your music on computer. Offering the inputs and outputs you need to record vocals and instruments in outstanding quality, the UR12 also includes a streamlined and upgradable version of Cubase, Steinberg’s legendary music production system. Available at a price that offers remarkable value for making your first foray into computer recording, the UR12 is built to very high standards, very rugged and ultra-portable.

Live stream your audio to the Internet

Do you want to join the thousands of people successfully streaming audio online? The UR12’s loopback function lets you broadcast your audio production live on the internet. You can combine a live microphone signal into the UR12’s mic input with the audio from any recording and stream both live to the web. You could add a live voiceover or vocal to a music backing track or sing live with your guitar or keyboard input to the UR12’s input 2, with both signals merged and looped back to your internet broadcasting software. The world is waiting for you…

Enjoy gaming with the best audio quality

Crystal-clear communication is crucial for gaming when every second counts. With the UR12, every gamer looking for high-quality audio performance has the perfect audio interface to connect to any kind of microphone or professional headset*. Instead of relying on your computer’s onboard sound, use the UR12 to connect according to your needs and make your voice heard when the action starts.