Steinberg UR-RT4 USB Audio Interface with 4 Rupert Neve Transformers

The Steinberg UR-RT4 combines the company’s acclaimed D-PRE Class A preamps with switchable Rupert Neve Designs input transformers to deliver a rich musical sound with enhanced harmonics. The UR-RT4 offers zero-latency monitoring with effects using dspMixFx software and the interface’s integrated SSP2 DSP. Included is the VST3 Basic FX Suite with the Sweet Spot Morphing Channel Strip, REV-X reverb, and Guitar Amp Classics plug-ins. You also get Cubase AI DAW software for Mac/PC and Cubasis LE for iPad. But it’s the Rupert Neve transformers that make the Steinberg UR-RT4 truly special. Mr. Neve is a legendary pro audio designer, and the UR-RT4 adds his renowned sound quality to a compact 24-bit/192kHz USB 2.0 interface that offers flexible I/O, rugged build quality, and outstanding value.

Easy, stable integration with any recording rig

For the UR-RT4, Steinberg’s crack team of audio and driver software developers engineered an I/O implementation that gives you both stability and flexibility, with drivers that support ASIO, Core Audio, and WDM standards. This means you can connect to all DAWs that support any of these universal standards. What’s more, the UR-RT4 features CC mode, which enables it to easily connect to your iPad and work with a broad range of iOS audio apps.

Bundled Steinberg software for computer and iPad

The UR-RT4 includes Cubase AI, a streamlined version of Steinberg’s world-class Mac/Windows production environment. On the road? Download Cubasis LE from the App Store for an enticing palette of recording and mixing features optimized for touchscreen operation on your iPad. Especially cool is the fact that Cubase can open Cubasis LE projects, so you can quickly capture your musical ideas on your iPad, then transfer them to Cubase for further development in your studio. With this degree of flexibility, you can take projects from concept to mastered album — all with one compact and cost-effective piece of hardware.

The magical Rupert Neve sound

Notice Rupert Neve’s signature on the UR-RT4 faceplate. That’s the Rupert Neve, the pro audio legend whose electronics designs defined the golden age of analog. Those of us at Sweetwater who have had the privilege of working on a Neve 8078 or its predecessors can attest to the fact that Neve’s 80 Series consoles were indeed the pinnacle of handwired analog mixing desks. Mr. Neve has remained at the forefront of audio-circuit innovation for over half a century, and his current company, Rupert Neve Designs, continues to advance the state of the art with cutting-edge products that sound incredible and intelligently address the challenges of the digital age. The inclusion of Rupert Neve Designs input transformers in the Steinberg UR-RT4 makes this legendary sound available in a budget-friendly USB 2.0 interface.

Steinberg UR-RT4 USB Audio Interface Features:

  • 24-bit/192kHz USB 2.0 audio interface
  • 4 D-PRE Class A preamps deliver transparent and beautifully detailed sound
  • Switchable Rupert Neve Designs input transformers
  • Zero-latency monitoring with effects using dspMixFx software and integrated SSP2 DSP
  • VST3 Basic FX Suite includes Sweet Spot Morphing Channel Strip, REV-X reverb, and Guitar Amp Classics plug-ins
  • Loopback function for easily streaming live performances
  • 48-volt phantom power switchable in pairs
  • 2 Mic/hi-Z instrument, 2 Mic/Line front-panel combo jacks
  • 2 additional rear-panel Line Inputs
  • MIDI input and output
  • Rugged all-metal casing
  • Compatible with all major recording software via ASIO, Core Audio, and WDM drivers
  • Cross-platform compatibility for Windows, macOS, and iOS (with Apple Camera Connection Kit, Lightning to USB Camera Adapter, or Lightning to USB 3 Camera Adapter)
  • Cubase AI multitrack software for Mac/PC included
  • Cubasis LE multitrack software for iPad included
  • iOS-ready CC mode for use with iPad and iPhone

Steinberg UR44C USB Audio Interface

The Steinberg RU44C strikes the perfect balance between portability and connectivity. This 6-in/4-out USB interface delivers professional quality audio resolution with both analog and MIDI connections. The Steinberg UR44C has advanced software compatibility that allows it to work with any USB-C equipped Mac or Windows PC, or iPad Pro. Steinberg’s interfaces have a sturdy, low-profile design and stellar audio quality that’s earned them many loyal fans at Sweetwater. Included with your Steinberg UR44C is a free download of Cubase AI and Cubasis LE, two innovative DAWs for your computer or iPad.

Capture your ideas anywhere

The Steinberg UR44C was designed to provide you with an amazing blend of connection options while remaining sleek enough to fit inside a backpack. Steinberg wanted to ensure you can capture your tracks the moment inspiration strikes. Whether you’re on the road, at a jam session, or at your home studio, just whip out the UR44C and an iPad, fire up Cubasis LE, and get going. You can then transfer your work to the full version of Cubase for mixing and mastering in your studio.

Included software for your computer or iPad

When you receive your UR44C you’ll also receive a free download of Cubase AI. Cubase AI is a sleek version of Steinberg’s Mac/Windows production software. For your iPad, you can download Cubasis LE, a full production studio with features that have been optimized for touchscreen controls. For added convenience, projects you create on Cubasis LE can be opened up in Cubase on the computer in your studio. The ability to capture ideas on the go and take them back to the studio makes using the UR44C a no-brainer.

Steinberg UR44C USB Audio Interface Features:

  • Four Combination XLR/TRS inputs allow for versatile connection options
  • Windows, Mac OS, and iOS cross-platform compatibility for superior flexibility
  • MIDI I/O syncs effortlessly with outside hardware
  • Latency-free DSP monitoring
  • USB 3.0 to USB-C connector can connect to most modern devices
  • Four Class A microphone preamps
  • Dual headphone monitoring capabilities
  • Switchable power source: USB 3.0 or 12V DC

Steinberg UR24C USB Audio Interface

The Steinberg UR24C is a compact audio interface with professional-grade sound and a flexible feature set ideal for home recordists and artists on the go. This 2-in/4-out USB-C interface is packed with two Class-A D-PRE microphone preamps with +48V phantom power, MIDI I/O, two line outputs, and four RCA outputs. So, you’re ready to rock, whether you’re tracking a stripped-down acoustic performance, recording a DJ session, or laying down vocals for your mixtape. And, with USB 3.0 connectivity and the included Cubase AI and Cubasis LE software, you can record to Mac, PC, or Android and iOS tablets. And recordists at Sweetwater appreciate the Steinberg UR24C’s rugged build quality, which can withstand chucking in a backpack or hauling in a gig bag between shows.

Capture your ideas anywhere

The Steinberg UR24C was designed to provide you with an amazing blend of connection options while remaining sleek enough to fit inside a backpack. Steinberg wanted to ensure you can capture your tracks the moment inspiration strikes. Whether you’re on the road, at a jam session, or at your home studio, just whip out the UR44C and an iPad, fire up Cubasis LE, and get going. You can then transfer your work to the full version of Cubase for mixing and mastering in your studio.

Included software for your computer or iPad

When you receive your UR24C, you’ll receive a free download of Cubase AI. Cubase AI is a light version of Steinberg’s Mac/Windows production software. For your iPad, you can download Cubasis LE, a full production studio with features that have been optimized for touchscreen control. For added convenience, projects you create on Cubasis LE can be opened up in Cubase on your studio computer. The ability to capture ideas on the go and take them back to the studio make using the UR24C a no-brainer.

Steinberg UR24C USB Audio Interface Features:

  • Windows, Mac OS, and iOS cross-platform compatibility for superior flexibility
  • MIDI I/O syncs effortlessly with outside hardware
  • Latency-free DSP monitoring
  • USB 3.0 to USB-C connector can connect to most modern devices
  • 2 Class-A D-PRE microphone preamps with +48V phantom power
  • Cubase AI and Cubasis LE software included
  • Portable design and rugged housing

Steinberg UR242 USB Audio Interface

Steinberg’s portable UR242 USB interface combines the amazing sound quality of discrete analog circuitry with the ease of mobile portability. Featuring Steinberg’s celebrated D-PRE microphone preamps, the UR242 gives you breathtaking Class A analog preamp circuitry anywhere you go. You’ll love the cross-platform compatibility that lets you record up to four channels simultaneously using iOS, Mac, or PC. Whether you’re a musician or producer that needs a mobile recording solution with great sound, or a podcaster looking to upgrade your rig, the Steinberg UR242 USB interface is a great solution!

Steinberg UR242 USB 2.0 Audio Interface at a Glance:

  • Loopback functionality for easy live internet streaming
  • Class A D-PRE microphone preamps
  • Amazing analog circuitry
  • Includes Cubase AI recording software

Loopback functionality for easy live internet streaming

There are certain situations, such as podcasting, where you don’t need a ton of inputs but still want great sound and conversion. Steinberg had this in mind when they designed the UR242 with a convenient loopback function specifically for podcasting and other internet streaming activities. Loopback is a common function of most internet streaming programs, when it’s active it merges your mic or any other input signals with the output from your DAW or other playback software and then sends the merged signal back to your computer for great live streaming audio.

Class A D-PRE microphone preamp

Steinberg’s engineers teamed with Yamaha engineers to design the UR242. They used the acclaimed Class A D-PRE design, featuring advanced, inverted Darlington circuits, for an exceptionally smooth and detailed performance. The Steinberg UR242 features two microphone preamplifiers with XLR input and a TRS line level input, so you can easily track line-level instruments like keyboards and drum machines as well as your microphones. Two line level 1/4″ inputs on the back panel let you record two more channels in addition to the preamps, making this a flexible four-channel recording solution.

Amazing analog circuitry

True discrete Class A preamp circuitry makes the Steinberg UR242 stand out, particularly among USB audio interfaces at its price point. Wait till you hear the astonishing sound quality the UR242 has to offer! These preamps take desktop recording to a whole new level. You also get phantom power to run your favorite condenser microphones. And to make sure you have consistent and ample power for phantom powering mics and for recording stability, Steinberg added a five volt DC USB port to the UR242 so that you can connect any standard USB power.

Includes Cubase AI recording software

Get started making music just as soon as you pull your Steinberg UR242 out of the box. You get powerful Cubase AI software included, for up to 32 audio tracks and up to 48 MIDI tracks. Based on the same core technologies as the Steinberg Cubase advanced music production system, Cubase AI offers great tools for composition, recording, editing and mixing. Cubase AI also comes with VST effects, VST3 plug-ins, and tons of drum loops. It’s an excellent way to step into the production power of Cubase.

Steinberg UR242 USB 2.0 Audio Interface Features:

  • Excellent 24-bit/192kHz USB 2.0 audio interface with phenomenal analog and digital circuitry
  • Steinberg’s D-Pre Class A discrete mic preamps give you excellent recording quality
  • Combo inputs for connecting instruments and microphones
  • Line level 1/4″ inputs on the rear panel for connecting keyboards, drum machines and other line-level sources
  • Line level 1/4″ outputs for connecting your studio monitors
  • Latency-free hardware monitoring
  • 5V phone battery input to power iPad and interface
  • Cross-platform compatibility for iOS, Mac OS X, and Windows
  • Includes Cubase AI music production software

Great sound and recording convenience with Steinberg’s UR242!

Steinberg UR242 USB Audio Interface

Steinberg’s portable UR242 USB interface combines the amazing sound quality of discrete analog circuitry with the ease of mobile portability. Featuring Steinberg’s celebrated D-PRE microphone preamps, the UR242 gives you breathtaking Class A analog preamp circuitry anywhere you go. You’ll love the cross-platform compatibility that lets you record up to four channels simultaneously using iOS, Mac, or PC. Whether you’re a musician or producer that needs a mobile recording solution with great sound, or a podcaster looking to upgrade your rig, the Steinberg UR242 USB interface is a great solution!

Steinberg UR242 USB 2.0 Audio Interface at a Glance:

  • Loopback functionality for easy live internet streaming
  • Class A D-PRE microphone preamps
  • Amazing analog circuitry
  • Includes Cubase AI recording software

Loopback functionality for easy live internet streaming

There are certain situations, such as podcasting, where you don’t need a ton of inputs but still want great sound and conversion. Steinberg had this in mind when they designed the UR242 with a convenient loopback function specifically for podcasting and other internet streaming activities. Loopback is a common function of most internet streaming programs, when it’s active it merges your mic or any other input signals with the output from your DAW or other playback software and then sends the merged signal back to your computer for great live streaming audio.

Class A D-PRE microphone preamp

Steinberg’s engineers teamed with Yamaha engineers to design the UR242. They used the acclaimed Class A D-PRE design, featuring advanced, inverted Darlington circuits, for an exceptionally smooth and detailed performance. The Steinberg UR242 features two microphone preamplifiers with XLR input and a TRS line level input, so you can easily track line-level instruments like keyboards and drum machines as well as your microphones. Two line level 1/4″ inputs on the back panel let you record two more channels in addition to the preamps, making this a flexible four-channel recording solution.

Amazing analog circuitry

True discrete Class A preamp circuitry makes the Steinberg UR242 stand out, particularly among USB audio interfaces at its price point. Wait till you hear the astonishing sound quality the UR242 has to offer! These preamps take desktop recording to a whole new level. You also get phantom power to run your favorite condenser microphones. And to make sure you have consistent and ample power for phantom powering mics and for recording stability, Steinberg added a five volt DC USB port to the UR242 so that you can connect any standard USB power.

Includes Cubase AI recording software

Get started making music just as soon as you pull your Steinberg UR242 out of the box. You get powerful Cubase AI software included, for up to 32 audio tracks and up to 48 MIDI tracks. Based on the same core technologies as the Steinberg Cubase advanced music production system, Cubase AI offers great tools for composition, recording, editing and mixing. Cubase AI also comes with VST effects, VST3 plug-ins, and tons of drum loops. It’s an excellent way to step into the production power of Cubase.

Steinberg UR242 USB 2.0 Audio Interface Features:

  • Excellent 24-bit/192kHz USB 2.0 audio interface with phenomenal analog and digital circuitry
  • Steinberg’s D-Pre Class A discrete mic preamps give you excellent recording quality
  • Combo inputs for connecting instruments and microphones
  • Line level 1/4″ inputs on the rear panel for connecting keyboards, drum machines and other line-level sources
  • Line level 1/4″ outputs for connecting your studio monitors
  • Latency-free hardware monitoring
  • 5V phone battery input to power iPad and interface
  • Cross-platform compatibility for iOS, Mac OS X, and Windows
  • Includes Cubase AI music production software

Great sound and recording convenience with Steinberg’s UR242!

Steinberg UR22C USB Audio Interface

In a market saturated with USB interfaces for home recording, Steinberg’s UR22C stands out from the crowd. This USB interface showcases top-notch build quality and high-definition audio along with advanced connectivity that make it the perfect interface for the masses. Want to plug into a Mac or PC using USB 3.0? It’s got you covered. Recording your mixtape on your iPad or other USB-C device? Not a problem. The UR22C has flexible I/O options thanks to its dual mic/line inputs, switchable phantom power, MIDI I/O, and TRS main outputs. Steinberg has gone all-out designing the UR22C USB Interface to provide you with a pro-level recording experience no matter what gear you’re using.

Versatile connection options for any rig

The UR22C was designed to be compatible with nearly any rig. This compact interface supports Core Audio, AISO, and WDM standards. This allows you to use the Steinberg UR22C with any DAW supporting these universal standards — a feature that’s appreciated at Sweetwater. For power, you can choose between USB 3.0 and 5V DC.

Included software for your computer or iPad

When you receive your UR22C, you’ll receive a free download of Cubase AI. Cubase AI is a light version of Steinberg’s Mac/Windows production software. For your iPad, you can download Cubasis LE, a full production studio with features that have been optimized for touchscreen control. For added convenience, projects you create on Cubasis LE can be opened up in Cubase on your studio computer. The ability to capture ideas on the go and take them back to the studio make using the UR22C a no-brainer.

Steinberg UR22C USB Audio Interface Features:

  • Windows, macOS, and iOS cross-platform compatibility for superior flexibility
  • Class-A D-PRE microphone preamps with +48V phantom power
  • Dual combination inputs support instruments and mic connections
  • USB 3.0 to USB-C connector can connect to most modern devices
  • Latency-free monitoring has mix balance controls
  • MIDI I/O allows you to synch with outboard hardware
  • Separate headphone level control
  • Switchable power source: USB 3.0 or 9V DC

Steinberg UR22mkII USB Audio Interface

With Steinberg’s UR22mkII, you can record studio-grade sound, right on your laptop or iPad. When it comes to audio and build quality, the UR22mkII punches above its weight with top-shelf components, flexible I/O, and bundled software that make it a veritable mobile production platform at an unbelievable price. Of course, connected to a Mac or PC, the UR22 has always been a solid interface. But now with the mkII version, you also have pro-level recording on your iPad for an unprecedented level of flexibility. On the road or in the studio, the Steinberg UR22mkII delivers.

Steinberg UR22mkII USB Audio Interface at a Glance:

  • Easy, stable integration with any recording rig
  • Bundled Steinberg software for computer and iPad

Easy, stable integration with any recording rig

For the UR22mkII, Steinberg’s crack team of audio and driver software developers engineered an I/O implementation that gives you both stability and flexibility, with drivers that support ASIO, Core Audio, and WDM standards. This means you can connect to all DAWs that support any of these universal standards. What’s more, the UR22mkII features CC Mode, which enables it to easily connect to your iPad and work with a broad range of iOS audio apps.Bundled Steinberg software for computer and iPad

The UR22mkII includes Cubase AI, a streamlined version of Steinberg’s world-class Mac/Windows production environment. On the road? Download Cubasis LE from the App Store for an enticing palette of recording and mixing features optimized for touchscreen operation on your iPad. Especially cool is the fact that Cubase can open Cubasis LE projects, so you can quickly capture your musical ideas on your iPad, then transfer them to Cubase for further development in your studio. With this degree of flexibility, you can take projects from concept to mastered album – all with one compact and cost-effective piece of hardware. The first-generation UR22 was a hit here at Sweetwater, but the UR22mkII ups the ante, big time!Steinberg UR22mkII USB Audio Interface Features:

  • 24-bit/192kHz USB 2.0 audio interface
  • 2 Class A D-PRE mic preamps supporting +48-volt phantom power
  • 2 combo inputs (hi-Z switch on input 2)
  • 2 TRS outputs and headphone jack with independent level
  • iPad ready with CC Mode and additional USB mini socket
  • Zero-latency hardware monitoring with Mix balance control MIDI input and output
  • Rugged all-metal housing
  • Loopback function for streaming performances live
  • Includes Cubase AI DAW software (download) for Mac and PC
  • Cubasis LE DAW app for iOS (download) included
  • Cross-platform compatibility for Windows, OS X and iPad*
  • *Requires optional Apple iPad Camera Connection Kit or Lightning to USB cable
  • *Requires external power input when connected to iPad

Steinberg’s UR22mkII is the heart of your studio/mobile recording rig!

Steinberg UR12 Portable USB Interface

Steinberg’s ultra-portable UR12 USB interface combines the amazing sound quality of discrete analog circuitry with the ease of mobile portability. Featuring Steinberg’s celebrated D-PRE microphone preamp, the UR12 gives you breathtaking Class A analog preamp circuitry anywhere you go. You’ll love the cross-platform compatibility that lets you record crystal clear 24-bit/192kHz sample rates using iOS, Mac, or PC. Whether you’re a musician or producer that needs a mobile interface with great sound, or a podcaster looking to upgrade your rig, the Steinberg UR12 USB interface is a great solution!

Steinberg UR28M USB 2.0 Audio Interface at a Glance:

  • Loopback functionality for easy live internet streaming
  • Class A D-PRE microphone preamp
  • Amazing analog circuitry
  • Includes Cubase AI recording software

Loopback functionality for easy live internet streaming

There are certain situations, such as podcasting, where you don’t need a ton of inputs but still want great sound and conversion. Steinberg had this in mind when they designed the UR12 with a convenient loopback function specifically for podcasting and other internet streaming activities. Loopback is a common function of most internet streaming programs, when it’s active it merges your mic or any other input signals with the output from your DAW or other playback software and then sends the merged signal back to your computer for great live streaming audio.Class A D-PRE microphone preamp

Steinberg’s engineers teamed with Yamaha engineers to design the UR12. They used the acclaimed Class A D-PRE design, featuring advanced, inverted Darlington circuits, for an exceptionally smooth and detailed performance. The Steinberg UR12 features a single microphone preamplifier with XLR input and a TRS line level input, so you can easily track line-level as well as your microphones.Amazing analog circuitry

True discrete Class A preamp circuitry makes the Steinberg UR12 stand out, particularly among USB audio interfaces at its price point. Wait till you hear the astonishing sound quality the UR12 has to offer! This preamp takes desktop recording to a whole new level. You also get phantom power to run your favorite condenser microphones. And to make sure you have consistent and ample power for phantom powering mics and for recording stability, Steinberg added a five volt DC USB port to the UR12 so that you can connect any standard USB power.Includes Cubase AI recording software

Get started making music just as soon as you pull your Steinberg UR12 out of the box. You get powerful Cubase AI software included, for up to 32 audio tracks and up to 48 MIDI tracks. Based on the same core technologies as the Steinberg Cubase advanced music production system, Cubase AI offers great tools for composition, recording, editing and mixing. Cubase AI also comes with VST effects, VST3 plug-ins, and tons of drum loops. It’s an excellent way to step into the production power of Cubase.Steinberg UR12 USB 2.0 Audio Interface Features:

  • Excellent 24-bit/192kHz USB 2.0 audio interface with phenomenal analog and digital circuitry
  • Steinberg’s D-Pre Class A discrete mic preamp with +48V phantom power onboard give you excellent analog sound
  • Line level RCA outputs for connecting your studio monitors
  • Latency-free hardware monitoring
  • Cross-platform compatibility for iOS, Mac OS X, and Windows
  • Includes Cubase AI music production software

Great sound and convenient features with Steinberg’s UR12 – your small format interface solution!

Steinberg UR12B Portable USB Interface

Steinberg’s ultra-portable UR12B USB interface combines the amazing sound quality of discrete analog circuitry with the ease of mobile portability. Featuring Steinberg’s celebrated D-PRE microphone preamp, the UR12B gives you breathtaking Class A analog preamp circuitry anywhere you go. You’ll love the cross-platform compatibility that lets you record crystal clear 24-bit/192kHz sample rates using iOS, Mac, or PC. Whether you’re a musician or producer that needs a mobile interface with great sound, or a podcaster looking to upgrade your rig, the Steinberg UR12B USB interface from Sweetwater is a great solution!

Loopback functionality for easy live internet streaming

There are certain situations, such as podcasting, where you don’t need a ton of inputs but still want great sound and conversion. Steinberg had this in mind when they designed the UR12B with a convenient loopback function specifically for podcasting and other internet streaming activities. Loopback is a common function of most internet streaming programs, when it’s active it merges your mic or any other input signals with the output from your DAW or other playback software and then sends the merged signal back to your computer for great live streaming audio.

Class A D-PRE microphone preamp

Steinberg’s engineers teamed with Yamaha engineers to design the UR12B. They used the acclaimed Class A D-PRE design, featuring advanced, inverted Darlington circuits, for an exceptionally smooth and detailed performance. The Steinberg UR12B features a single microphone preamplifier with XLR input and a TRS line-level input, so you can easily track line-level as well as your microphones.

Amazing analog circuitry

True discrete Class A preamp circuitry makes the Steinberg UR12B stand out, particularly among USB audio interfaces at its price point. Wait till you hear the astonishing sound quality the UR12B has to offer! This preamp takes desktop recording to a whole new level. You also get phantom power to run your favorite condenser microphones. And to make sure you have consistent and ample power for phantom powering mics and for recording stability, Steinberg added a five volt DC USB port to the UR12B so that you can connect any standard USB power.

Includes Cubase AI recording software

Get started making music just as soon as you pull your Steinberg UR12B out of the box. You get powerful Cubase AI software included, for up to 32 audio tracks and up to 48 MIDI tracks. Based on the same core technologies as the Steinberg Cubase advanced music production system, Cubase AI offers great tools for composition, recording, editing and mixing. Cubase AI also comes with VST effects, VST3 plug-ins, and tons of drum loops. It’s an excellent way to step into the production power of Cubase.

Steinberg UR12B USB 2.0 Audio Interface Features:

  • Excellent 24-bit/192kHz USB 2.0 audio interface with phenomenal analog and digital circuitry
  • Steinberg’s D-Pre Class A discrete mic preamp with +48V phantom power onboard give you excellent analog sound
  • Line-level RCA outputs for connecting your studio monitors
  • Latency-free hardware monitoring
  • Cross-platform compatibility for iOS, Mac OS X, and Windows
  • Includes Cubase AI music production software