WOODINVILLE, WA, USA – SEPTEMBER 25, 2013 –
announces two new versions of the popular DL1608 and DL806 Digital Live
Sound Mixers that feature the Apple Lightning connector. These new DL
Series mixers enable direct docking of the iPad (4th
generation) and iPad mini (using the new iPad mini tray kit). While
both of these iPad devices currently work with DL mixers wirelessly via
Mackie’s Master Fader app, physical docking has its privileges. In
addition to device charging, users will have access
to 2-channel recording straight to the iPad and the ability to playback
audio from nearly any iPad app straight to the DL mixer.
new DL1608 and DL806 featuring the Apple Lightning connector are
currently in production and are shipping to dealers and distributors
worldwide. For more information
on Mackie DL Series Digital Live Sound Mixers, please visit www.mackie.com/DLSeries.
For DL Series news including info about a massive feature update to the Master Fader app, please visit
DL Series Digital Live Sound Mixers redeﬁne live mixing by combining
the proven power of a full-featured digital mixer with the unmatched
ease and mobility
of an iPad, iPhone or iPod touch. With boutique-quality Onyx mic
preamps and the performance of 24-bit Cirrus Logic™ AD/DA converters, DL
mixers deliver unparalleled sound quality. Seamless wired to wireless
iPad control allows a user to mix from anywhere
in the venue, providing the mobile freedom to control not only the mix,
but also powerful plug-ins like EQ, dynamics, effects and more. DL
mixers even support up to 10 wireless devices so musicians can control
their own monitor mix on stage.
The Mackie Master Fader Control App is available for free from the App Store on iPad or at
The Mackie My Fader Control App for iPhone and iPod touch is available for free download from the App Store at
router required for wireless operation. The Mackie DL1608 and DL806
featuring the Apple Lightning connector support wired and wireless
connection of the iPad (4th generation) and iPad mini plus wireless support for iPad 2, iPad (3rd
generation), iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPod touch (4th generation) and iPod touch (5th
support for the iPad mini requires the optional iPad mini dock tray
kit, available separately from an authorized Mackie dealer.
Playback requires selected iPad app to support background audio.