The Digital Edition SDA-1 will work with any software or hardware system that handles standard digital audio files and provides a professional workflow without any additional hassle. Using Esoteric's award-winning SoundGrid Technology, the Digital Edition SDA-1 can be used with any digital audio interface or mixing system on the market. The Digital Edition SDA-1 has two parallel outputs and can be configured as an ancillary mono output. The ancillary output provides a clean and high fidelity mono signal that can be used to drive a mono speaker system or as an external mono monitor mix.
Branded by their manufacturer as Trident SDA (Super Dynamic Amplification), the SDA-1 is a digital re-creation of the legendary Trident SR-1830 six-speaker super dynamic amplifier, designed to perfection to offer the best possible sound quality available. It offers outstanding sonic performance and a versatile and easily configurable architecture, making it perfect for use as a mixing console, a high-fidelity loudspeaker system or a mono preamp. The SDA-1 is a powerful and unique instrument that demands the right hands to operate. The 7-band equalizer offers a wide range of tonal control over a personalised and fully adjustable filter system. The analog output provides a high gain, low noise and high quality connection for recording and through-put applications.
The Digital Edition SDA-1 includes a 2GB flash drive containing all the library files you need to allow for quick editing and patching. The library is also designed to allow users to configure the sound of the unit within minutes. With a fully parametric equalizer and a simple interface to control, the Digital Edition SDA-1 is a highly versatile and powerful instrument. With the ability to professionally manage any audio source via USB, the Digital Edition SDA-1 can be used as a high-fidelity preamp or a mastering console for CD/SACD or any other high-quality recordings.
The Digital Edition Series, is supported by such a wealth of industry firsts and industry heritage. The Trident DDS-V5 from 2000 was the first studio USB interface, leveraging the power and speed of USB to bring DAW manufacturers digital audio I/O to their desktop. The DDS series was also the first series of analog plug-ins from Trident with;
The very first T-Rex Analog Routing Plug In ever made and
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