Control your DAW with this easy-to-use console. The Softube Console 1 Fader is the ideal device for controlling your DAW and a variety of plugins. You get all the benefits of a tactile and physical mixer without needing to purchase a dedicated mixer. It works all the major DAWs - this means it makes a great device to have your desk - and it doesn't take up a lot of space either. The main controls are the faders on the front of the device, these are motorized so as soon as you start up a session - you're good to go. If you want to bring that classic mixing feeling to your home studio then the Softube Console 1 Fader is a must-have.
DAW control made simple
If you're looking for an easy way to control the mix stage of your project then the Softube Console is the device for you. It allows you to take total control over your project and you can use it in a very flexible way - it can be used for nearly every element of your mix. You can assign the Console 1 Fader's buttons in any way you want. The unit does come pre-defined - so you can just plug it in and mix away. But any shortcut can be added to the Console - so you can use it in any way imaginable.
High quality faders
The Console 1 Fader gives you the means to mix with superb tactile feedback. The faders are motorized too, so slide right into place when you open your project. They don't just control volume, they can also be used to control drive, drive character, high cut, low cut, input gain, and sends. Making it the ultimate centrepiece for your mixing environment. This makes the workflow when using the Softube extremely fast and efficient.
Select from multiple banks
Using the simple page up/down control, you can easily jump between banks of 10 tracks or layer. Use push the button and you will be taken through your different banks. This is ideal for larger projects or for setting up plugin parameter controls.
You can also create layers of tracks - so you can easily group your drums, guitars, and strings, for example. It's really simple to create a page for different instrument groups so you can quickly flip between the different elements in your mix.
The assignable buttons work as a regular keyboard where you can assign a key command (like CTRL-Z) to the button
The faders are not only output volume, but can be used to control the character of the track with Drive, Drive Character, High Cut, Low Cut, Input Gain and Sends
Use Page Up/Down to toggle through the different pages
Allows you to create layers of tracks (permanent groups), rearrange tracks, or organize your tracks with another layout than the track order in your DAW
Dimensions (approx.): 43 cm x 4 cm x 19 cm (WxHxD)
Weight (approx.): 2,2 kg / 3 kg
Faders: 10 ALPS 100 mm high quality motorized faders with touch
Power: Powered by 8V DC. 3A. PSU included. 100-240V 0.75A
Computer connection: USB 2 Type-B
Chassis: Powder coated steel
Panel: Screen printed poly carbonate overlay (3 colors)
Meters: 10-segment LED meters (5 green, 2 yellow, 1 red/clip)
Encoder: 1, mounted on a high grade metal potentiometer