MAYA44e is a high quality 24-bit / 96 kHz 4-in / 4-out PCIe audio interface, providing
a number of powerful and amazing features optimized for home recording on a professional
quality level and for various DJ applications.
The card can easily be used
by home users making their first steps in computer audio as well as by professionals
who produce music on a budget, looking for a professional, yet affordable, PCIe
MAYA44e provides 2 stereo analog line inputs, 2 stereo line
outputs, a microphone input with +48V phantom power and preamp, a Hi-Z guitar
instrument input, a MIDI I/O interface with 16 input and 16 output channels, as
well as an optical and coaxial S/PDIF output and a coaxial S/PDIF input (via the
included breakout cable).
MAYA44e comes with a powerful software package
that allows you to start using the hardware right out of the box. The main item
provided on a separate DVD is Cubase LE 4 from Steinberg that runs perfectly under
Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Mac OS X. The music production system
sets a new standard for integrated music production software by combining powerful
audio and MIDI recording, synthesis, editing, mixing and effects.
to the main software, MAYA44e also ships with various plugins including the LFX
1310 multi FX effect plugin from Luxonix, Tassman ESI from AAS, the ESI Bovbjerg
Piano, the ESI Atti-Tube bass guitar amp simulator, the ESI FX pack with 7 different
effect processors, the Studio Devil BVC guitar amplifier from Gallo Engineering
and a few other third party plugins.
Please note that MAYA44e has since
been replaced by the newer MAYA44 XTe.
- 24-bit / 96 kHz 102dB(a) A/D converter and 24-bit / 96 kHz 108dB(a)
- 4 simultaneous input and 4 simultaneous output channels
- microphone preamp with +48V phantom power
- Hi-Z instrument input to directly input guitar signals
- simultaneous full-duplex recording and playback
- S/PDIF coaxial and optical output, S/PDIF coaxial input
- PCIe x1 interface card, works in x1 and any other PCIe slot
- full DirectWIRE support
- low-latency EWDM driver: MME, WDM, DirectSound and ASIO 2.0 support
- compatible with Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
- compatible with Mac OS X (10.4.4 and higher)
- bundled with Cubase LE 4 from Steinberg
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