Thomann’s Cyber Week is in full swing and that’s your chance to catch some great deals on studio gear. Whether you’re looking for a new audio interface, microphone, or even a complete recording bundle, these Cyber Week deals have got you covered. And if you’re looking to get into podcasting, there’s something in there for you, as well.
Universal Audio Apollo Twin X Duo Heritage Edition
This sleek desktop audio interface is your gateway into the world of UAD plug-ins. The dual on-board DSP chip runs the included Heritage and Realtime Analog Classics plug-ins with no latency, and with the ongoing promotion, you get an extra bundle of five plug-ins on top. The interface offers two mic/line inputs, one instrument input, two line and two monitor outputs and an ADAT port for expansion. Cyber Week has brought the price down to under €1000, which is a perfect opportunity to make the jump.
Tascam MiNiSTUDIO Creator US-42B
If you’re getting into podcasting, but don’t want to spend big bucks on a fully fledged podcast recorder just yet, the Tascam MiNiSTUDIO Creator is a perfect solution. With two microphone inputs with high-resolution preamps, a headset input, a loopback feature and integrated DSP effects, it’s also a great choice for live streaming and personal broadcasting.
the t.bone SC 460 USB
While we’re on the subject of podcasting and streaming, here’s a USB condenser microphone with a cool 40 percent discount. The t.bone SC 460 USB connects directly to your computer via USB, so you don’t need an audio interface. It also offers a headphone output for monitoring. The microphone can sit on your desk on the included stand, or you can attach it to a microphone arm.
the t.bone SC 1200
Here’s another cool-looking large-diaphragm condenser mic by the t.bone that’s currently cheaper than ever. The SC 1200 offers a cardioid polar pattern and comes with a full kit of accessories, including a windscreen, zippered pouch and carrying case. Now on sale at 30% off!
Lewitt LCT 040 MATCH stereo pair
The Lewitt LCT 040 MATCH is a small-diaphragm condenser microphone that’s specifically designed for acoustic guitar and drum recordings, but works very well on other sources, too. It offers a cardioid polar pattern and excellent transient response. And with this stereo set, you get not one, but two microphones, which have been meticulously matched to make a perfect stereo pair. The LCT 040 MATCH stereo pair is on sale at 21% off.
Presonus AudioBox iTwo Studio
Here’s a great offer if you’re just starting out and looking for a complete recording solution. This bundle includes a PreSonus AudioBox iTwo audio interface with two mic/line inputs with low-noise microphone preamps, two line outputs and MIDI In/Out. Also included is the M7 large-diaphragm condenser microphone. For monitoring, the set includes a pair of HD7 studio headphones. And you won’t even have to worry about software, as the PreSonus Studio One 4 Artist DAW software is also included. The bundle is on sale at 18% off, and if you purchase before the end of November, you can get an extra €30 cashback from PreSonus. Sweet!
Steinberg UR22 MK2 Recording Pack Elem.
A similar bundle comes from Steinberg. The UR22 MK2 audio interface offers two mic/line/instrument inputs with D-PRE mic preamps, two line outputs, a headphone output, and MIDI In/Out. Also included are the ST-M01 studio condenser microphone and the ST-H01 studio headphones. The software package includes Cubase Elements 11, Cubasis LE, WaveLab LE and Cubase AI.
TC-Helicon Go Solo
Want to make great-sounding recordings on your phone? The TC-Helicon Go Solo works on iOS and Android devices, as well as on Mac and PC. It has one XLR microphone input with a Midas-designed preamp and phantom power. There’s also a headphone jack for monitoring, and a pair of mini jacks for MIDI In/Out. It’s a mobile recording solution that fits in your pocket, and it’s on sale at 23% off.
Focal Alpha 50 Evo
Are you ready to upgrade your monitoring? Focal’s new Alpha Evo series impresses with carbon fiber woofers and inverted aluminum tweeters. The Alpha 50 Evo features a 5” woofer and a frequency response of 45 Hz to 22 kHz. The low and high shelving EQs help to match the speakers to the characteristics of your room. And with XLR, 1/4” and RCA inputs, you have plenty of options for connecting the speakers to your gear. They’re on sale at 11% off.
tc electronic TC8210-DT and TC1210-DT
These hybrid plug-ins are based on classic tc electronic hardware effects and come with their own dedicated controllers – how cool is that? The TC8210-DT offers eight of tc electronic’s famous reverb algorithms, while the TC1210-DT is a modulation effect based on the tc 1201 Spatial Expander. The controllers connect to your computer via USB. Both of these unique plug-in/controller combos are now on sale at 40% off, which brings their prices to €59 each. That’s a no-brainer, really.