12-Input Field Production Mixer and 16-Track Recorder

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Sound Devices is an American corporation producing professional audio and video equipment. The company was found in 1988 by Matt Anderson.


Providing you with 12 analog inputs and the ability to record up to 16 inputs to SD and CompactFlash cards, the 688 12-Input Field Production Mixer and 16-Track Recorder from Sound Devices boasts a streamlined design with flexible routing and the company's MixAssist auto-mix system. Input comes in the form of 6 high-bandwidth mic/line inputs on XLR connectors and 6 line inputs on TA3 connectors, in addition to 2 AES42/AES3 digital inputs.

The 688 can record up to 16 tracks of your audio as mono- or polyphonic broadcast WAV files, supporting sample rates up to 192 kHz on up to 6 tracks. With its dual memory card recording, you can set up redundant recording or combinations of WAV and MP3 files. The recorder is compatible with both the SL-6 power distribution and 6-channel wireless system, and the CL-6 input controller.

The 688 features an Ambient timecode generator and reader supporting all common rates and modes. A time code compare utility shows the difference between internal and external timecode. The 688 also generates sound reports and supports extensive metadata, via the front panel or attached USB keyboard

  • 16-track recording to SD & CompactFlash cards; Timecode-stamped WAV & MP3 files
  • Eight output buses: L/R mix plus Aux 1-6; transformer-balanced XLR & Hirose outs for freedom from ground loops Two AES42/AES3 inputs, eight AES3 outputs
  • Direct menu control of SuperSlot-compatible wireless (with optional SL-6)
  • Supports all sample rates up to 192 kHz
  • Adjustable input & output delay
  • Three camera returns & dedicated COM return
  • Internal & external slate mic inputs
  • Ambient TC generator and reader and internal TC backup battery
  • Easy to navigate interface, 1000-nit LCD visible in all light conditions, configurable metering
  • USB Keyboard for metadata entry
  • User-configurable headphone presets
  • Lightweight, durable carbon-fiber chassis
  • Powered by AA-battery, external DC or NP1 via optional SL-6

Weight 2,21 kg
Powering 10 - 18 V Hirose, 5 x AA batteries/NiMH
Dimensions 5,3 x 32 x 19,8 cm
Inputs 6x XLR mic/line inputs, 6x TA3 line inputs, 2x AES42/AES3 inputs
Outputs 2x XLR mix outputs (L, R), 2x Hirose outputs, 6x TA3 auxiliary outputs ,2x AES3 digital outputs
Frequency Response 10 Hz - 40 kHz
Recording Storage SD, SDHC, SDHX, CompactFlash
Temperature -20°C - +60°C

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