- For how long have you been using it?
8 months in intensive use.
- What is the specific feature you like best, the least?
En +, the power and strength, all operating systems combined.
In - it is a bit heavy. This is the counterpart of the solidity of the machine, but it is a choice. I promne nevertheless over long distances without too much trouble.
In - mainly: Ricoh chipset for IEEE 1394 Firewire connection does not recognize the card Presonus Firebox: Adding a Texas Instrument chipset connector (for example) ncessaire.
- Have you tried many other models before acqurir?
- How do you report qualitprix?
Very good. For less than 1000 euros a PC that can make computer music between a thousand and one other things (players do not abstain). It can also happen in Vista, since all drivers for XP ncessaires exist. Also compatible Linux Ubuntu (studio), Mandriva, OpenSUSE.
On Linux, free software Ardour and Rosegarden (as examples) are set operating time kernel-rel.
No problem from time to CASC's internal hard disk, 3 gigabytes of memory are gms per CAM software. Possibility of external disk in e-sata apprciable.
Computing power allows for insane effects express mixtures in real time.
- With the exprience, you do again this election? ...
Without hsitation, yes. To validate again in a year ...
This machine allowed me finally to exploit fully the possibilities of the Presonus Firebox soundcard in terms of number of simultaneous input on my squenceur prfr.