eela Audio: EA916 Journalist Workstation Interface Unit

All you need for a Broadcast Journalist Workstation

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SB audio module, microphone and line input, Line out and headphones amplifier. Integrated telephone hybrid in one U 19" rack unit.

The ideal tool for a reporter to record and edit a telephone interview in the radio broadcast environment. Also some call centers that playback or record audio can benefit of this unit.

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Easy to install just connect the telephone, headphone microphone and a simple USB cable to any windows PC. Windows will automatically recognize the unit. No separate drivers to install.

The EA916 Journalist unit is a “stand-alone” USB audio interface with built-in telephone hybrid and monitoring for a journalist to record a telephone conversation in a fast and easy way.  A standard Windows or Apple Mac computer will recognize the unit and install a driver automatically. Balanced analog line inputs and outputs on XLR and SPDIF I/O on RCA cinch together with a monitor loudspeaker connection makes it a very flexible unit.
The built-in telephone hybrid can connect to POTS analog telephone system or the unit can be used with a mobile (GSM) telephone. The mobile telephone connector on the front panel is compatible with the cables already available for the S25 Reportophone.
The unit has a balanced 48 Volt phantom powered microphone input connector with gain control on the front. The headphone jack connector and volume control are also available on the front.

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