Apogee GiO, Studio Quality Guitar Interface, ideal for recording, rehearsing and performing.
GiO is a studio quality guitar interface that turns your Mac into the ultimate guitar rig for recording, rehearsing, or performing live on stage. Combining effects control, recording functions and legendary Apogee conversion and preamps, GiO delivers total access to virtual guitar amps and effects in GarageBand, Logic, and MainStage through a single foot controller and professional audio interface.
With Apogee sound quality and an incredible selection of virtual amps and effects in applications like Apple's Logic, GarageBand and MainStage, you won't need to lug around an amp or other heavy gear to sound amazing. GiO also functions as a foot pedal controller allowing you to control recording functions, turn effects on and off and select presets. GiO, Mac and a guitar is all you need to rock your favorite tones wherever your music takes you.
Studio quality guitar interface for recording, rehearsing, or live performance
Advanced AD/DA converters and instrument preamp technology deliver your guitars true tone
Designed specifically for electric guitar and electric bass
Optimized for active and passive pickups
GiO's excellent signal quality optimizes the sound of virtual amps and effects
Hands free recording, effects on/off and preset selection
Can be used with guitar amp, headphones and powered speakers
GiO is great for any guitar player with a Mac looking for a wide variety of virtual amps, effects and guitar tones for recording, rehearsing, or live performance. It's easy to connect GiO and start rocking.
Unbalanced 1/4" high impedance instrument input
1/4" MIDI Expression pedal input
Line-level, 1/4" stereo output for headphones, powered monitors
or an instrument amplifier
A/D and D/A conversion @ 44.1/48kHz, 24-bit
5 Stompbox buttons, dynamically color coded to match software effects
5 Transport control buttons, dynamically lit when engaged
2 "Previous/Next" preset selection buttons
Control built into Apple's GarageBand '09, Logic Pro 9, and MainStage 2 software
Dimensions: 7" W x 18" L x 2.5" H
Computer: Mac, with an Intel or PowerPC G5 processor
Memory: 1 GB minimum of installed RAM, 2 GB recommended
OS: 10.5.7 or greater
Apple's GarageBand '09, Logic Pro 9, MainStage 2, Logic Express 9
Connection and Power: USB, powered by any available USB port on the computer
5 meter USB cable
3 meter 1/4" Stereo to Left/Right RCA cable
Apogee Software & Documentation CD
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