The BURL AUDIO B2 BOMBER ADC: Elevate Your Studio's Audio Conversion
The B2 BOMBER ADC from BURL AUDIO is a game-changer for your studio, and it's the one piece of audio gear you're missing. While you've invested in top-notch microphones, high-quality mic preamps, and a powerful DAW, there's one crucial component that often gets overlooked – an ADC (Analog-to-Digital Converter) with an audio path that truly complements your recordings.
Take a look inside your best mic preamp, and you'll find premium components like tubes, large transformers, and high-quality capacitors. Now, peek inside your ADC, and you're likely to find inexpensive 10-cent capacitors and run-of-the-mill 25-cent op-amps, even if you've splurged on your interface. Most DAW hardware interfaces prioritize connectivity over the analog audio path, conversion, and tone.
That's where the B2 BOMBER comes in. It's not just about impressive specifications; it's designed to deliver the ultimate recording tone. Many have struggled to capture the warmth and character of analog tape recordings in their digital recordings. They've tried using tube mic preamps and premium compressors, but there's often something missing – a certain digital "blurriness," graininess, and lack of depth.
BURL AUDIO has addressed this problem by creating an analog audio path that complements your mic preamp and the analog-to-digital conversion process. Through a revolutionary hybrid circuit featuring the proprietary BURL AUDIO BX1 transformer and a discrete class-A, zero-feedback, zero-capacitor signal path, the B2 BOMBER achieves exceptional dynamic and tonal balance.
Integrating a B2 BOMBER in your studio is like unleashing the full potential of your recordings. This isn't limited to tracking; it's also designed for mixdown and mastering. Equipped with a 30-segment peak amplitude and RMS metering, the B2 BOMBER provides precise signal level monitoring – crucial for mastering.
Front-panel attenuator settings offer flexibility in adjusting input headroom to match your material's requirements. Don't hesitate to push the B2 BOMBER – it only enhances the sound. Coupled with an exceptionally low jitter clock source, the B2 BOMBER ADC redefines the standard for your studio, making it a must-have piece of gear.
44.1k Hz to 192k Hz, 24 bit, 2 channel ADC
Proprietary, high definition, BURL Audio BX1 transformer input
All class A, discrete transistors signal path with zero feedback, zero caps
Audiophile quality 6 position attenuator with standard headroom settings
High definition metering with simultaneous RMS and peak indication
2 AES, SPDIF and Toslink output
BNC word clock input with two outputs of extremely low jitter clock
Frequency response at 48kHz sample rate is 12Hz to 22kHz, +/- 0.1dB
Frequency response at 96kHz sample rate is 15Hz to 46kHz, +/- 0.1dB
Frequency response at 192kHz sample rate is 18Hz to 94kHz, +/- 0.1dB
120dB Dynamic Range (A- weighted), 117dB (no weighting)
-100dB THD+N (+4dBU = -18dBFS)
-94dB THD+N (+21dBU = -1dBFs)
Rugged, Made in USA design
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