14x10 BUS-POWERED THUNDERBOLT 3
AUDIO INTERFACE WITH ONBOARD FX

ZEN Q

Synergy Core

14 x 10 BUS-POWERED THUNDERBOLT 3
AUDIO INTERFACE WITH ONBOARD FX

ZEN Q

Synergy Core

Conversion & Clocking

• Class-leading AD/DA conversion with up to 127dB of headroom;

• Recording, mixing and playback at up to 24-bit/192kHz;

• Proprietary 64-bit AFC™ (Acoustically Focused Clocking) technology & Jitter Management algorithm delivering increased sound width, separation, and detail.

Connectivity

• 2 × Discrete ultra-linear preamps with 65dB of gain for studio-quality recordings. Both work as microphone/line/ Hi-Z inputs, on combo XLR jacks, and supply 48V of phantom power;

•2 × Hi-Z/line instrument inputs over TRS;

•2 × DC-coupled line outputs over TRS;

•Thunderbolt™ 3 port carrying up to 16 input and 16 output channels in any popular DAW with custom macOS & Windows drivers;

•Digitally expandable over ADAT IN , with 8 channels available;

•Digitally expandable over S/PDIF I/O, with 2 channels available;

•1 × Stereo monitor output over TRS;

•2 × Stereo headphone outputs with separate volume control.

Workflow-enhancing features

• Bus-powered interface – powered by the Thunderbolt™ connection without need for a dedicated power source;

•Direct monitoring with Synergy Core effects, processed in real-time with imperceptible latency;

•Simplified I/O routing with pre-configured settings, allowing immediate recording and playback;

•Front panel with easily accessible controls over input and output levels, and other settings;

•Customizable presets with signal routing, level adjustments, mixer and effects settings;

•Customizable monitoring mixes with adjustable volume, pan and reverb.

Real-time effects processing

• Collection of 37 Synergy Core effects modeled after classic and rare analog outboard gear;

• Synergy Core proprietary onboard platform powered by 2 × DSP & 1 × FPGA chips for real-time effects processing with imperceptible latency;

•Modeling Engine allowing pairing with the Edge line of microphones for real-time use of vintage microphone emulations.

In-the-Box Content

• Zen Q Synergy Core

• Warranty Card

• Getting Started leaflet

*Note: Thunderbolt cable not included.