Mini Portable 3-Channel Mixer
with USB Audio Interface
WARRANTY
We at Talent are dedicated to providing our customers with professional, high
quality stage and studio accessories. As such, all Talent products are warranted
free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of One Year from
the date of purchase.
Warranty registration is not required, but purchasers are asked to retain their
receipt as proof of purchase. Warranty does not apply to misuse, abuse,
neglect, accident, improper use, etc.
For complete customer satisfaction, Talent resellers are asked to act as
agents for the purpose of handling warranty claims. Please return your Talent
product to your place of purchase prepaid. Many Talent resellers require a
return authorization (also known as an RA or RMA). Please contact your Talent
reseller for more details.
Model: MIX-R
User Manual
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Introduction
Congratulations and thank you for purchasing the Talent MIX-R portable USB
mixer. It is ideally suited for a small home studio or the on-the-go recording
enthusiast. At approximately 4" long and 5" wide (98 x 143 mm), the MIX-R
respects your desk space, while providing a phantom-powered XLR & 1/4"
combination socket, stereo USB/Line channel plus a dedicated 2-Track input.
SPECIFICATIONS
Main Features
1. Ultra-compact and ultra-low noise analog mixer with USB/Audio interface
2. Powered through USB or external adaptor
3. Built-in stereo USB/Audio interface to connect directly to your computer
4. Free audio recording and editing
5. State-of-the-art mic preamp comparable to stand-alone boutique preamps.
6. 2-band graphic EQ for warm and musical sound.
7. 2-Track input assignable to Headphone or Main Mix output .
8. Main Mix plus separate Phones output.
9. High-quality components and exceptionally rugged construction ensure long life.
Unpacking
Every MIX-R has been thoroughly tested and has been shipped in operating
condition. Carefully check the shipping carton for damage that may have
occurred during shipping. If the carton appears to be damaged carefully inspect
your units for any damage and be sure all accessories necessary to operate the
system have arrived intact. In the event damage has been found or parts are
missing, please contact your place of purchase for further instructions.
Important Safety Instructions
Read these instructions – All the safety and operating instructions should be read before this product is operated.
Keep these instructions – The safety and operating instructions should be retained for future reference.
To reduce the risk of electric shock, do not remove cover. No user serviceable parts inside. The unit should
be connected to an earth grounded AC electrical socket. Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized or
grounding plug. If the provided plug does not fit into your outlet, consult an electrician for replacement of the
obsolete outlet. Refer servicing to qualified personnel. To reduce the risk of fire and shock do not expose unit
to rain or moisture. Clean only with dry cloth. Unplug the unit during lightning storms or when unused for long
periods of time.
The unit should be operated in a well ventilated area. Minimum clearance is 2 inches from the ventilation
openings. Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other apparatus
(including amplifiers) that produce heat. Protect the power cord from being walked on or pinched, particularly at
the plugs, convenience receptacles, and at the point where they exit the unit. Only use attachments/accessories
specified by the manufacturer.
Note: Unit is set at the factory for 115V operation. Unit may not be adjusted or modified for 230V operation.
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Panel Description
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CAUTION
RICK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
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LINE-IN 2
This RCA jack is used for connecting stereo line-in signal sources.
MIC /LINE-IN 1
This combined jack can used to connect mono signal, such as XLR microphone or 1/4
inch line level.
3. TAPE IN
This RCA jack is used for connecting stereo line-in signal source.
4. LINE-IN / USB PLAY
This is path control of the stereo sound source. When this control is engaged, the signal
of channel 2/3 comes from usb play(computer). When the control is disengaged, the
signal will be from RCA jacks of channel 2/3.
5. GAIN CONTROL
This is used for adjust the gain level of mono input.
6. HIGH
This treble control can be used to reduce or boost high frequencies.
7. LOW
This bass control can be used to reduce or boost low frequencies.
8. BAL/ PAN
This is the pan or balance control. This control is used to set the stereo effect field of the
signal. Set this control in middle position, signal levels of Channel L & R will be same.
When the control is set to top stop, only Channel L receives the signal, Channel R does
not. Vice versa.
9. PEAK LED
This is clip LED indicator of mono level. When this LED illuminates, it means that PFL
mono level is clipped.
10. LEVEL CONTROL
This is channel level control, which is used for adjusting the level of corresponding channels.
11. USB PORT
This Type B USB port is used to connect the power supply, or computer via Type B to A
connector.
12. POWER SWITCH
To turn on/off the unit.
13. MAIN MIX
This is main mix control used for adjusting the main mix output level.
14. PEAK LED
This is main mix level clip LED. When this LED lights up, main mix level will be clipped.
15. MONITOR
This is monitor control used for adjusting the monitor output level.
16.CD/TAPE TO MONITOR
This is the assignment control of stereo line level. When this control is engaged, the
signal of CD/TAPE will be assigned to MONITOR OUT. When the control is disengaged,
MONITOR OUT will receive the signal from MAIN MIX OUT.
17. CD/TAPE TO MAIN
This is the assignment control of stereo line level. When this control is engaged, the
signal of CD/TAPE will be assigned to MAIN MIX OUT. When the control is disengaged,
the assignment will be disconnected.
18. MONITOR OUT JACK
This 3.5mm stereo jack is used to connect the stereo headphone.
19. POWER LED
This LED will light up when the unit is powered on.
20. MAIN OUT JACK
This 3.5mm stereo jack is used to connect the active stereo speaker.
21.CD/TAPE OUT JACK
This RCA jack is used for connecting stereo tape recorder.
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Talent MIX-R HOOK-UP
Talent MIX-R HOOK-UP
Karaoke using DVD player or computer
Podcasting
Live recording
Project studio
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