In this free video tutorial Russ shows how to set up the Dante Virtual Soundcard, a software application that allows up to 64 channels of bi-directional audio to pass between either computers or Dante equipped hardware devices.
What Is Dante Virtual Soundcard?
[Dante Virtual Soundcard working with a DAW] Dante Virtual Soundcard turns your computer into a Dante-powered workstation, seamlessly integrating your PC or Mac with Dante audio devices on your network. Instantly connect to record, process and playout using any audio application and any combination of Dante-enabled devices.
Learn more about Dante Virtual Soundcard's compatibility with the following operating systems:
Virtual Direct I/O
Dante Virtual Soundcard uses the Ethernet port you already have—no snakes, no converters, no special cables and connectors*, no external devices—none of that.
Record up to 64 channels of pristine audio from your Dante network using your favourite DAW such as ProTools, Logic, Cubase or others
Playout audio from any application like iTunes for background music, theatre sound, and effects
Presentations and Conferences
Amplify your message with high-quality audio that everyone can hear, using the network and Dante-enabled sound equipment that is already in place.
Share VoIP calls from Skype with your entire audience
Play sound from any application to enhance demonstrations and videos
Send rich, powerful audio from your PowerPoint or Keynote slides to any Dante-enabled sound system
The PreSonus SL-Dante-MIX option card
Dante Virtual Soundcard gives you as many channels of audio as you need. Playing out background music from iTunes? Two is enough. Recording a huge live production? Capture up to 64 channels while streaming stereo mixdowns at the same time.
Route audio to different destinations and devices with any number of channels, including splits
64 channels of uncompressed, bi-directional audio means no-compromise multi-track recording
Virtual Sound Check up to 64 channels of playout for live shows
Dante Virtual Soundcard delivers the legendary audio quality that has made Dante the leading choice for audio networking by sound engineers, manufacturers and installers the world over.
- Windows: ASIO and WDM drivers
- Mac OS X: Core Audio integration
- 16, 24 and 32-bit audio at 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4** and 192** kHz
- 4ms, 6ms and 10ms fixed latencies
- Ultra precision time alignment (1 μsec)
- Up to 64x64 bidirectional audio channels