Teenage Engineering’s TX-6 Is An Superb Tiny Mixer With Massive Audio Chops And A Massive Worth Tag

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Hey musicians and DJs, do you ever really feel like your mixer is only a bit too cumbersome? Do you ever really feel like it is advisable lay down that blend as quickly as inspiration strikes, however you are not within the studio? Nicely, Teenage Engineering has an admittedly dear however stunning, petite and chic answer for you.

The brand new rechargeable battery-powered TX-6 from Teenage Engineering¬†seems to be as elegant as it’s useful. The machine is a 6-channel stereo mixer with 12-channel mono possibility in a gorgeous CNC-machined aluminum chassis that gives a bevy of options. These options embody an equalizer, filters, compressor, aux ship, cue, and extra digital results. Not solely does it include these options, your entire face of the machine and all of the knobs and sliders, may be personalized to make the most of nearly any of these options. It will possibly do all this with an eight-hour battery life as nicely.

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Inputs and Outputs of Teenage Engineering TX-6

The TX6’s audio interface choices are surprisingly thorough. The machine helps a USB-C enter, permitting you to plug in any machine that helps a USB output, equivalent to sure kinds of devices and mics, contemplating it additionally comes with an on-board tuner this might show fairly helpful. The TX-6 additionally comes with 9 3.5 mm audio jacks, six of that are inputs. One jack is a primary line out on your complete combine, then an auxiliary out, and cue out. So you may have much more management of your combine output and enter.

How have you learnt what you are doing in your TX-6 while you use it? Easy, apart from the place your knobs and sliders are positioned, it has a nifty little monochrome OLED show on the prime proper that has a whopping 91 totally different visible outputs. These visible outputs embody gadgets so simple as what audio output you are working your audio sign or system settings via. The show additionally helps extra complicated choices, like waveform shows, EQ shows, and illustration of the 4 drum machine sound system it helps. Teenage Engineering has additionally provided a nifty guide on how precisely you should utilize the mixer.

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A number of the OLED show visuals

There are, in fact, different small form-factor mixers in the marketplace, however none fairly to this scale, particularly with this a lot fashion. You would be exhausting pressed to search out something with an analogous feature-set on this petite type issue as nicely. Although, as we alluded to earlier, the Teenage Engineering TX6 will definitely burn a gap in your pockets at its $1,200 price ticket. That appears to be the worth you pay for fashion and performance, although.