Got an awesome price too. Every unit has its drawbacks that they never tell you in the product description, and my experience so far has been that the drawbacks are worth living with, due to the overall performance of the FA Haven’t done much with video. Well, weak isn’t the right word, so let’s try “conservative”. Folk Instrument Buying Guides.

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I bought this unit because it the first firewire interface for a PC that could be DC-powered.

Accessories For Orchestral Strings. OK, Here’s what you really want to know that they don’t tell you in the manual.

Edirol Fa-101 10 X 10 FireWire Audio Interface

Every unit has its drawbacks that they never tell you in the product description, and my experience so roland fa 101 has been that the drawbacks are roland fa 101 living with, due to the overall roland fa 101 of the FA This is useless for many people, and this extra gain stage makes those channels significantly more noisy than channels Portability with no limitations means you’ll be able to take the FA to any kind of performance to record multitrack audio.

I really wanted to like this but the recording levels are just too low. To be announced Hard Disk: I have only used the front two inputs to record with, but knowing that, roland fa 101 I ever need to track multiple audio sources at the same time, I can do it, is great.


It works great, but it’s only 6 channels. It wasn’t hard though, because they walk you through the changes in the manual. Some other audio cards won’t let you mix digital and analog input. I tried Layla – crap!

Overall I have been pleased with this unit. I have done Multitrack in the roland fa 101 with it an have had no problems. So kudos to Edirol for that.

Edirol FA-101

Guitar Effects Buying Guide. From my experience, stay far, far roland fa 101 from the FA and further away from Edirol. Again, nice unit but the recording levels are too low.

Folk Instrument Buying Guides. Guitar Amp Buying Guides. See All Edirol Audio Interfaces. Was this review helpful? Reliable and interfaces well with my mac but the levels are too low. Roland fa 101 of the FA’s ability to supply so many simultaneous inputs, it’s perfect for any portable audio application.

Edirol FA Firewire Audio Interface – User review – Gearslutz Pro Audio Community

If you rolnd jamming into a large diaphram condensor, then no problem, but if you are doing a Roland fa 101 or using a dynamic mic, then you’re going to have low levels. It recognized nothing and everything Edirol on the Mac was greyed out and stayed so.


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Going to spend more money on a replacement soon. Maybe roland fa 101 all roland fa 101 this problem. If you’re looking for an audio interface capable of simultaneous multichannel recording on your computer at the highest quality possible order the FA Apparently, it’s just too much data being pushed in and out through a single firewire connection- you will get tons of drop outs in the audio.

At an event, all of the band’s hardware can be routed through the FA to output to monitors, and at the same time the show can be recorded and, during the break, CDs burned to sell on the spot.

Now Roland’s FA – now we’re cooking with Mazzola! For the money I paid for this unit, I am happy with my purchase.