Even the knobs and switches feel pretty solid. The Audio Gear page is displayed pictured below. If the student can only use WiFi, move forward anyway. All they have done is enter an email and password to redeem their Amazon code. I use GarageBand and must say that this has truly been a plug-n-play device for me. Feature: It comes with the standard feature set that you find with most two channel interfaces, but it does them well. As you can see it was quite smple to install a Windows driver! The Wow factor comes from the fact that it's actually made by Behringer.
This driver was installed by many users and received an average rating of 3. With zZounds excellent returns policy, you have nothing to lose by trying it. I say almost because no matter what I do, my production office copy of ProTools 11 Still won't play ball with it. This means if the student has the Direct Monitor button pushed in, they won't hear their instructor in lessons, among other things, all of them bad. I have not contacted support yet, but may do so in a few days. I didn't expect much given my previous experience with Behringer.
They are the greatest to buy audio equipment online. We'll refund you the difference for 45 days, so you'll never regret buying from zZounds. But Sonar X3, Reaper, Ableton Live and Studio One all have no problems whatsoever. I haven't tried a microphone yet, but I expect that it will be just as pleasant an experience. However, if you find that the student has become stuck, and you cannot understand what is happening by asking questions, you can use the JamKazam GoToMeeting account and use the screenshare feature to view the student's screen to add in troubleshooting. If it does, then the student's gear has passed the test. No application to mail or fax, no bills to pay.
Here is a in case you get stuck. This device seems to be very quiet as well. The microphone is often identified as a mic in the name in the pick list. It should be automatically set by the application to this value. This will take about 10 minutes.
The driver setup wizard will scan your computer and will install the right driver. So the app will display as much of their email address as fits in the space next to the down arrow. But, no need to use them yet The Wow Factor: While it looks cooler than the other boxes, it is still just a box. I downloaded all of the free Mac plug-ins on the Behringer site but I have been unable to find them in Garageband even after several reboots of the app. This takes about 10 seconds, and then the student will see updated Test Results scores on the right side of the wizard pictured below.
The pad switch on the inputs is a very nice touch which I immediately found handy. The archive contains version 2. But, I do have to say I am pleasantly surprised! I would encourage anyone who is on a budget or like me and didn't want to spend a lot of money on an interface only to find out that recording is too time consuming or they don't enjoy it, to buy this interface. Now I am wowed by the difference in sound quality and have not observed any latency when recording guitar and bass. This will get them in the right place for the next major step. This really is a great little box for someone who wants to start recording on their own to get into things.
You should be able to guess which option is the built-in microphone, although it may not always be obvious. This includes heavy and oversized items. So ask your student to read you the options that are listed in the pick list for Voice Chat Input. Dunno if I want to count my chickens before they hatch because it is still Behringer , but I have been pleasantly surprised Value: While there are some others that play in this category, I refuse to acknowledge PreSonus. The pots are quiet and overall does a great job! I was amazed at how much better my virtual guitar amps sounded with this device. Wait for DriverMax to scan and analyze each driver on your computer. We'll wait on your money so you don't have to wait for your gear! Ask the student to read you the number under Latency.
Under Test Results, there is a Latency label. The student will then be back to viewing Step 3 of the setup wizard pictured below. Note that at this point in the process, the student's name and photo will not yet be displayed. This will cause the JamKazam application to reset the audio processing system using these new Behringer driver values, and rerun the audio tests. As the final step, instruct the student to click the JamKazam logo in the upper left corner of the screen to return to the home page of the application. We pull it all off with our strategically placed, coast-to-coast warehouses. In this case, instruct the student to just go ahead and click the orange Next button to move forward to the next step in the wizard.
I get a clean, consistent 48v signal and very little if any noise. We approve everyone, with very few exceptions, as long as we can verify your identity. How easy can you install a driver with DriverMax? Unlike those house credit cards that can leave you vulnerable to exorbitant interest charges once the promotional period ends, we never have and never will charge interest when you take advantage of one of the zZounds Play as you Pay® plans. I am 59 and a lifelong guitar player that wanted to capture some of my playing digitally before I get too much older and don't have the dexterity that I now have. But, no one cares how an interface feels or looks, just sounds. It's a bit of a guessing game on Windows. Style of Music: Rock, Blues, Country, Christian It seems that Behringer learned something from buying Midas.
Right now, I am just having fun with what I have. I would of killed for a cheap and easy option like this 10 years ago Quality: I have only had it for a little over 8 months, but surprisingly good! You may now move forward to the next step of student onboarding - i. It's just as if you paid the whole amount up front! If they have not, then to walk the student through the process. When you checkout, just click the Play as you Pay® checkbox to indicate which installment plan you wish to use. Realtek is probably the most common one you'll see pictured above with arrow.