SM Pro Audio announced their new 8 Channel Optical Compressor at NAMM 2004, a 2U standard 19" rack-mount multi-channel optical compressor. With eight discrete optical compressors, the OC8 seamlessly fits into many audio workstation configurations. It features 8 x optical compressors in a simple to operate 2 unit rackmount device.
Optical compressors are sought after for the distinctive musicality they give to vocals, guitars and other instruments. The OC8 's adjustable ratio, attack, release and output controls are calibrated to generate a distinctive soft, rich character while providing magnificent control over dynamics according to the conoany.
8 x fast electro-optical compressor
Soft-knee design with adjustable compression ratio
Class A transformerless high voltage signal path
Tri-state LED indicator
Low noise, wide bandwidth and superior transient response