Roland R 88 8 Channel Recorder and Mixer
The Roland R-88 multitrack recorder can record up to eight microphones at once, and can also support SMPTE I/O, which is ideal for video sync purposes. A multi-channel touch display makes mixing events live a breeze, and the onboard 3-band EQ that is applied to each channel can greatly aid in the process of making everything sound balanced. The R-88 is also an audio interface once hooked up to a computer via USB. This device also supports metadata such as SCENE, TAKE, TIMECODE_RATE, and other forms of BWF and iXML, making it an obvious choice for professionals who are using the R-88 is part of a larger setup that includes editing systems like Pro Tools or Final Cut Pro.