Yamaha MG16 16-channel Mixer Product Description
The Yamaha MG16 is a 16-channel mixing console that can be used in the recording studio as well as on stage. It is installed with premium features that allows you to create crystal clear sounds. It has an intuitive interface that enables a variety of users as well as applications. The consoles of the MG16 allow you to mix sounds with confidence and bring about professional results. The MG16 is equipped with features such as excellent microphone preamps, a switchable Phantom Power and PAD switch as well 1-knob compressors. With the MG16, you will be guaranteed superb sound quality.
D-PRE” mic preamps with an inverted Darlington circuit
The Yamaha MG series utilises transparent D-PRE mic preamps that delivers a natural-sounding bass that is not overly harsh on the ears. As such, you are not burdened with the trouble of having to equalise your audio as the D-PRE mic preamps which already provide you with high-quality sounds.
The easy-to-use dynamic controls allows you to decisively and swiftly change up your sound production. You no longer have to fret about the complexities of an outboard unit but simply divert your attention in dialing up the one-knob compressor, that allows you to produce well-defined sounds.
+48V phantom power
Power your microphone easily without using bulky external power supplies as the MG16 is equipped with a +48V phantom power. This is especially useful for recordings on a condenser mic, which have active electronics. With the MG16, you are able to pack lighter for your gigs and events without having to worry about the necessary equipment.
Works with the iPad (2 or later) through the Apple iPad Camera Connection Kit / Lightning to USB Camera Adapter
The MG16 is equipped with the additional feature of being able to connect to an iPad as opposed to a conventional computer. You will just need either the camera connection kit or lightning to USB camera adapter. As such, you will not have to lug around a computer, but rather use an iPad. So much for convenience.
The exterior of the MG16 is made of premium quality metal that is both sturdy and durable. As such, you do not have to fret about exposing the interiors of your mixer, as the metal casing protects the electronics within. Moreover, knob control placement on the chassis ensures that the components remain unaffected, allowing optimal sound quality.
Total harmonic distortion
- 0.03 % @ +14dBu (20 Hz to 20kHz), GAIN knob: Min, 0.005 % @ +24dBu (1kHz), GAIN knob: Min
- +0.5 dB/-1.5 dB (20 Hz to 48 kHz) , refer to the nominal output level @ 1 kHz, GAIN knob: Min
Hum & noise level
- Equivalent input noise -128 dBu (Mono Input Channel, Rs: 150Ω, GAIN knob: Max)
- Residual output noise -102 dBu (STEREO OUT, STEREO master fader: Min)
- -78 dB
- AC 100 – 240 V, 50 / 60 Hz
- 30 W
- W - 444 mm (17.5")
- H - 130 mm (5.1")
- D - 500 mm (19.7")
- 6.6 kg (14.6 lbs.)
- Included Accessory: Owner’s Manual, Technical Specifications, AC power cord, Rack-mount kit
- Operating Temperature: 0 to +40˚C