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The Marantz Professional Sound Live 8 is a pro 8-channel, 2-bus mixer equipped with the tools you need to create the perfect mix.

With flexible routing options and a multitude of onboard DSP tools, Sound Live 8 fits the demands of nearly any live performance environment. It features 5 balanced XLR inputs with switchable phantom power, 3-band EQs for additional tonal shaping, two aux-sends per channel for external effects and monitoring, and a 9-band graphic EQ for main or monitor outputs.

A headphone jack with an independent level control enables additional monitoring and mixing. 60mm faders with LED meters provide precise control and visual feedback for accurate, hands-on mixing. With its diverse connectivity options, Sound Live 8 is ready for any event.

Technical Specifications

MONO INPUT CHANNELS

  • Microphone inputs: Electronically balanced, discrete input configuration
  • Frequency response: 20 Hz to 20,000 Hz, +0.5 dB
  • THD+N: <0.005% at 0 dBu, 1,000 Hz
  • Gain range: 0 dB to 45 dB (Mic)
  • SNR: 105 dB

LINE INPUTS

  • Electronically balanced
  • Frequency response: 20 Hz to 20,000 Hz, +0.25 dB
  • THD+N: <0.005% at 0 dBu, 1,000 Hz
  • Sensitivity range: -15 dBu to 30 dBu

IMPEDANCES

  • Microphone inputs: 51.1 kΩ
  • Channel insert return: 200 kΩ
  • All other inputs: >100 kΩ
  • 2-Track outputs: 10 kΩ
  • All other outputs: 20 kΩ

EQUALIZATIONS

  • High-shelving: ±15 dB @ 12,000 Hz
  • Mid-bell (mono): ±15 dB @ 2,500 Hz
  • Low-shelving: ±15 dB @ 80 Hz
  • Main EQ: 9 EQ bands (63 Hz, 125 Hz, 250 Hz, 500 Hz, 1 kHz, 2 kHz, 4 kHz, 8 kHz, 16 kHz), ±15 dB

DSP (DFX/Effects)

  • A/D & D/A converters: 24-bit
  • DSP Resolution: 24-bit
  • Effects: 10 DSP effects families with 10 variations available per family
  • Presets: 100 total
  • Controls: Rotary encoder preset selector, DSP mute switch, peak LED indicator

MAIN MIX

  • Noise (bus noise)
    • -102 dBr (ref: +4 dBu, fader 0 dB, channels muted)
    • -91 dBr (ref: +4 dBu, fader 0 dB, all input channels assigned and set to “unity” gain)
  • Phantom Power: Mic Pin2/Pin3 and Pin1 47±2V

POWER

  • Main voltage:100–120 VAC ~60 Hz
  • Power consumption: 40 W
  • Fuse: 1.25 A
  • Main connection: Standard IEC receptacle

DIMENSIONS (width x depth x height): 12.0” x 13.6” x 3.1”

WEIGHT: 7.7 lbs.

Box Contents

  • Sound Live 8
  • Power Cable
  • User Guide
  • Safety & Warranty Manual

5 XLR inputs with Marantz Professional microphone preamps
USB audio connectivity with level control; USB jack to power lamps or charge mobile devices
Dynamic compression (Channels 1-2); 3-band EQ plus 2 aux-sends per channel
100 studio-grade digital effects
Headphone out with independent level control