PreSonus StudioLive CS18AI


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PreSonus StudioLive mixers redefined affordable compact mixing, forever changing the world and setting the standard for what digital mixers could be. Built from this award winning legacy, the CS18AI is a compact, intuitive mixing solution for the StudioLive RM16AI and RM32AI rack mount digital mixers and Studio One digital audio workstation. The StudioLive philosophy means being at home both live and in the studio, being easy to learn, and incorporating uniquely PreSonus workflows and features.

PreSonus StudioLive CS18AI


18 100mm, touch-sensitive motorised faders: 16 Channel, 1 Flex, 1 Master

Control StudioLive RM AI mix systems of up to 64-channels

Full PreSonus Fat Channel DSP control with individual encoders and 12-LED displays for

Gate Threshold, Range, Attack, Release

Compressor Ratio, Attach, Release, Gain Limiter Threshold

EQ Low, Low-Mid, High-Mid, High

Sixteen 12-LED channel ladder level and Fat Channel displays

Three 11-LED Select Channel Level/Compressor/Gate displays

11-LED displays for Main Center/Mono, Left and Right

Variable-colour (RGB) Select buttons for easy channel and Filter DCA group identification

16-channels of high resolution 64 x 96 scribble strip display with Pan indicators 4.3” / 109 mm colour touch-sensitive display with 43 screens including

Compressor (draw curve via touch)

EQ (draw curve via touch)
Gate (draw curve via touch)

Compressor (draw curve via touch)

Effects, Scenes, Markers Edit

Audio Routing

Channel Presets and settings

Talkback Assign

4 Effects Mute/Mix button with TAP
Navigate using traditional layers or with intuitive PreSonus Filter DCA groups
Active Integration with PreSonus software includes UC Surface™ software for extended 2nd screen workflows and direct Capture™ control for live recording and virtual sound checks
Studio One control surface functionality including: Touch-sensitive motorized fader control over channel faders and automation, Channel Mute, Channel Solo and Solo clear, Channel Select, Channel Pan control, Scribble strip names, pan indication, and current automation mode, Channel layer navigation, Aux mix and transport control, Automation mode selection, Metering. Even more features coming in upcoming Studio One releases

4×2 AVB audio transport control with Marker Shift, REW/FF options
Analog I/O

2 remote XMAX™ mic preamps for talkback, room mic or other local inputs

2 balanced 1/4” TRS line inputs

2 XLR line outputs

stereo headphone output with level control

Monitor control level control

4-pin XLR lamp connection

Footswitch input

Silent internal PSU with no fans

Same footprint as StudioLive 16.4.2AI for integration in 19” rack mounts and 3rd-party studio desks

Optional iPad mount accessory

Additional information

Weight 5 kg
Dimensions 1 × 1 × 1 cm

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