PreSonus STUDIOLIVE-AR12
14-channel Hybrid Performance and Recording Mixer

OUR PART #  STUDIOLIVE-AR12


The PreSonus StudioLive® AR12 is a 14-channel hybrid performance and recording mixer.

StudioLive® AR12 USB 14-channel hybrid mixers make it simple to mix and record live shows, studio productions, band rehearsals, podcasts, and much more. This is a musician’s mixer: lightweight, versatile, feature-rich, and packed with analog connections and digital tools, yet easy to learn and use. Mix with PreSonus’® famous Class A preamps and three-band EQ. Create multitrack recordings and fly in backing tracks with a 24-bit, 96 kHz, USB 2.0 digital audio interface. Record and playback in stereo with the integrated SD™ digital recorder. Stream program music wirelessly, using onboard Bluetooth®. Compact and road-ready, StudioLive AR mixers provide a superior all-in-one solution for mixing and recording your performances.

PreSonus StudioLive AR12 Features:

  • Channels and Buses
    • 14-channel mixer
    • 4 mono and 4 stereo channels, each with:
      • 60 mm level fader
      • Pan
      • Mute
      • PFL solo
    • 1 stereo Super Channel (Ch. 13/14)
    • 2 monitor buses with PFL solo
    • 1 stereo effects bus
    • 1 stereo effects return with:
      • 60 mm master fader
      • Dedicated monitor sends
      • Effects bypass footswitch jack
  • Inputs and Outputs
    • 2 instrument inputs
    • 12 balanced line inputs
    • 2 unbalanced inserts
    • 8 balanced mic inputs with:
      • Class A microphone preamp
      • Global 48V phantom power
    • Stereo Super Channel with:
      • Stereo RCA inputs
      • 1/8" stereo input
      • Switchable SD™/USB stereo playback
      • Bluetooth 4.1 input
    • L/R XLR main outputs
    • 2 balanced TRS monitor outputs
    • 1 balanced TRS effects output
    • L/R Control Room outputs with level control
    • Headphone output with level control
  • Signal Processing
    • Highpass filter on every channel
    • Mono channels: 3-band semi-parametric EQ with sweepable mid-band
    • Stereo channels: 3-band semi-parametric EQ
    • Stereo effects processor with 16 presets
  • Recording Options
    • 14x4 24-bit/96 kHz, USB 2.0 audio recording interface
      • Record every channel plus the main mix
    • 2x2 SD recorder
      • Record main mix
      • Supports SD™ and SDHC™ formats up to 32 GB
  • Integrated Software
    • Capture™ recording software
    • Studio One ® 3 Artist recording and production software (DAW)
  • Power
    • Internal power supply
    • Standard IEC power connector
  • Physical
    • Sturdy metal construction
    • 60 mm faders
    • Rackmount kit optional

StudioLive AR12 USB Specifications:

  • Microphone Preamp
    • Type: XLR Female, Class A
    • Maximum Input level (unity gain): +22 dBu, +/- 1.0 dB
    • S/N Ratio to Outputs (+4 dBu): 94 dB
  • Instrument Inputs
    • Type: 1/4” TS Female, Unbalanced, Hi-Z
    • Maximum Input Level (min. gain, 1 kHz @ 0.5% THD+N): +22 dBu +/- 1.0 dB
    • Frequency Response to USB (Direct): 20 Hz to 40 kHz, +0.5/-1.5 dB
  • Line Inputs
    • Type: 1/4” TRS Female, Balanced
    • Maximum Input Level (min. gain, 1 kHz @ 0.5% THD+N): +22 dBu, +/- 1.0 dB
    • Gain Control Range:
      • Mono Channels: 50 dB, +/- 1 dB (-20 to +30 dB)
      • Stereo Channel: 50 dB, +/- 1 dB (-15 to +25 dB)
  • Headphone Output
    • Type: 1/4” TRS Female, Stereo, Unbalanced
    • Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 20 kHz, +0.5/-1.5 dB
  • Power/Environmental
    • Connector: IEC
  • Physical
    • Dimensions (H x W x D): 3.7" x 16" x 15.4" (95 x 402 x 390 mm)
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PreSonus STUDIOLIVE-AR12
14-channel Hybrid Performance and Recording Mixer

OUR PART #  STUDIOLIVE-AR12

Product Information:

The PreSonus StudioLive® AR12 is a 14-channel hybrid performance and recording mixer.

StudioLive® AR12 USB 14-channel hybrid mixers make it simple to mix and record live shows, studio productions, band rehearsals, podcasts, and much more. This is a musician’s mixer: lightweight, versatile, feature-rich, and packed with analog connections and digital tools, yet easy to learn and use. Mix with PreSonus’® famous Class A preamps and three-band EQ. Create multitrack recordings and fly in backing tracks with a 24-bit, 96 kHz, USB 2.0 digital audio interface. Record and playback in stereo with the integrated SD™ digital recorder. Stream program music wirelessly, using onboard Bluetooth®. Compact and road-ready, StudioLive AR mixers provide a superior all-in-one solution for mixing and recording your performances.

PreSonus StudioLive AR12 Features:

  • Channels and Buses
    • 14-channel mixer
    • 4 mono and 4 stereo channels, each with:
      • 60 mm level fader
      • Pan
      • Mute
      • PFL solo
    • 1 stereo Super Channel (Ch. 13/14)
    • 2 monitor buses with PFL solo
    • 1 stereo effects bus
    • 1 stereo effects return with:
      • 60 mm master fader
      • Dedicated monitor sends
      • Effects bypass footswitch jack
  • Inputs and Outputs
    • 2 instrument inputs
    • 12 balanced line inputs
    • 2 unbalanced inserts
    • 8 balanced mic inputs with:
      • Class A microphone preamp
      • Global 48V phantom power
    • Stereo Super Channel with:
      • Stereo RCA inputs
      • 1/8" stereo input
      • Switchable SD™/USB stereo playback
      • Bluetooth 4.1 input
    • L/R XLR main outputs
    • 2 balanced TRS monitor outputs
    • 1 balanced TRS effects output
    • L/R Control Room outputs with level control
    • Headphone output with level control
  • Signal Processing
    • Highpass filter on every channel
    • Mono channels: 3-band semi-parametric EQ with sweepable mid-band
    • Stereo channels: 3-band semi-parametric EQ
    • Stereo effects processor with 16 presets
  • Recording Options
    • 14x4 24-bit/96 kHz, USB 2.0 audio recording interface
      • Record every channel plus the main mix
    • 2x2 SD recorder
      • Record main mix
      • Supports SD™ and SDHC™ formats up to 32 GB
  • Integrated Software
    • Capture™ recording software
    • Studio One ® 3 Artist recording and production software (DAW)
  • Power
    • Internal power supply
    • Standard IEC power connector
  • Physical
    • Sturdy metal construction
    • 60 mm faders
    • Rackmount kit optional

StudioLive AR12 USB Specifications:

  • Microphone Preamp
    • Type: XLR Female, Class A
    • Maximum Input level (unity gain): +22 dBu, +/- 1.0 dB
    • S/N Ratio to Outputs (+4 dBu): 94 dB
  • Instrument Inputs
    • Type: 1/4” TS Female, Unbalanced, Hi-Z
    • Maximum Input Level (min. gain, 1 kHz @ 0.5% THD+N): +22 dBu +/- 1.0 dB
    • Frequency Response to USB (Direct): 20 Hz to 40 kHz, +0.5/-1.5 dB
  • Line Inputs
    • Type: 1/4” TRS Female, Balanced
    • Maximum Input Level (min. gain, 1 kHz @ 0.5% THD+N): +22 dBu, +/- 1.0 dB
    • Gain Control Range:
      • Mono Channels: 50 dB, +/- 1 dB (-20 to +30 dB)
      • Stereo Channel: 50 dB, +/- 1 dB (-15 to +25 dB)
  • Headphone Output
    • Type: 1/4” TRS Female, Stereo, Unbalanced
    • Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 20 kHz, +0.5/-1.5 dB
  • Power/Environmental
    • Connector: IEC
  • Physical
    • Dimensions (H x W x D): 3.7" x 16" x 15.4" (95 x 402 x 390 mm)
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The PreSonus StudioOne 3 Professional and Notion 6 bundle includes both programs for one low price. PreSonus Studio One® 3 Professional Features: Innovative songwriting and production tools: On-the-fly Arranger Track with Scratch Pads ...

Usually ships in 7-14 business days.
Need it sooner? Call us!
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Studio One 3 features streamlined workflow, great sound quality, and solid stability. This new edition adds innovative songwriting and arranging tools, unique sound-design capabilities, and high-dpi, multi-touch interfaces, as well as ...

Usually ships in 7-14 business days.
Need it sooner? Call us!
(2) 8RU Rack Ears for StudioLive AR12
PreSonus AR12 Rack Ear Mounting Kit (2) 8RU Rack Ears for StudioLive AR12
The PreSonus AR12 Rack Ear Mounting Kit is a solid rack-mounting system for PreSonus' StudioLive® AR12 mixer. The kit includes two 8RU rack ears plus mounting screws.

Usually ships in 7-14 business days.
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