Focusrite - Scarlett 2i2 (3rd Gen) USB Audio Interface

The World's Best Selling Audio Interface
Scarlett has gone platinum. Sitting on the desks of a huge global community of musicians, producers and home-recordists, the iconic 2i2 has already helped make more records than any other interface in history. And with the 3rd Generation AMS-SCARLETT-2I2-3G Scarlett 2i2, you're going to sound better than ever.

Your Music, Write Away
Scarlett's best-selling interface - millions of musicians and voiceover artists use 2i2 to write and record every day. Featuring natural sounding 3rd Gen mic preamps, and Air, emulating our original ISA preamps, 2i2 is getting musicians the most from their mics everywhere, all the time. It's like writing in a studio.

The Best Sounding, Easily
Getting studio quality recordings at home has never been easier. Quick Start gets you set up, recording and playing back within minutes. Our mic preamps, high-headroom instrument inputs and now-iconic Gain Halos mean the science of sounding great is sorted. They've worried about the tech, you can focus on the music.

Your Recording is 30 Years In The Making
They've been making mic preamps for 30 years, and the 3rd Gen mic pre is the best Scarlett has ever heard. The 24-bit/192kHz converters give your recordings clarity and detail. Air mode breathes life into vocals, adding unique high-end detail. The decades of experience means Scarlett sounds just like you.

The Technology is Sound
Incredibly reliable, Focusrite hardware won't let you down. If, however, you come across a problem you can rely on our global support team and your two-year warranty to get it sorted. Sound.

Plug-in Collective, For a Lasting Connection
When you buy any Focusrite hardware you gain access to the most innovative music software brands on the market. Plug-in Collective keeps you up to date on the latest tools, offering you new free downloads every couple of months, along with generous discounts. Let's stay together.


  • Two of the best performing Scarlett mic preamps the range has ever heard - now with Air - for miking up guitars or recording vocals
  • Two high headroom instrument inputs, for plugging your guitar or bass straight in
  • High-performance converters, allowing you to record, mix and play back audio in studio quality, anywhere
  • Quick Start tool, making it easier than ever to get up and running


  • Clock Source: Internal
  • Supported Sample Rates: 44.1kHz, 48kHz, 88.2kHz, 96kHz, 176.4kHz, 192kHz

    Microphone Input
  • Dynamic Range: 111dB (A-weighted)
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz ±0.1dB
  • THD+N: <0.0012% (minimum gain, -1 dBFS input with 22Hz/22kHz bandpass filter)
  • Noise EIN: -128dB (A-weighted)
  • Maximum Input Level: +9dBu
  • Gain Range: 56dB
  • Input Impedance: 3kΩ

    Line Input
  • Dynamic Range: 110.5dB (A-weighted)
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz ±0.1dB
  • THD+N: <0.002% (minimum gain, -1dBFS input with 22Hz/22kHz bandpass filter)
  • Maximum Input Level: +22dBu @ minimum gain
  • Gain Range: 56dB
  • Input Impedance: 60kΩ

    Instrument Input
  • Dynamic Range: 110dB (A-weighted)
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz ±0.1dB
  • THD+N: <0.03% (minimum gain, -1dBFS input with 22Hz/22kHz bandpass filter)
  • Maximum Input Level: +12.5dBu @ minimum gain
  • Gain Range: 56dB
  • Input Impedance: 1.5MΩ

    Line Outputs 1 & 2 (Balanced)
  • Dynamic Range: 108.5dB (A-weighted)
  • Maximum Output Level: +15.5dBu @ minimum gain; balanced outputs
  • THD+N Outputs (1 - 2): <0.002% (maximum level, -1dBFS input 1kHz with 22Hz/22kHz bandpass filter)
  • Output Impedance: 430Ω

    Headphone Output
  • Dynamic Range: 104dB (A-weighted)
  • Maximum Output Level: 7dBu
  • THD+N: <0.002% (maximum level, -1dBFS input, 1kHz with 22Hz/22kHz bandpass filter)
  • Output Impedance: <1Ω

    Analog Inputs
  • Connectors: XLR "Combo" type: Mic/Line/Inst (Inputs 1-2) on front panel
  • Mic/Line Switching: Automatic
  • Line/Instrument Switching: 2x front panel switches or via Focusrite Control
  • Phantom Power: Shared 48V phantom power switch for inputs 1 & 2 (XLR connections only)
  • AIR Function: Front panel switch or via Focusrite Control

    Analog Outputs
  • Balanced Outputs: 2x 1/4" TRS jacks on rear panel
  • Stereo Headphone Output: 1/4" TRS jack on front panel
  • Main Output Level Control: On front panel
  • Headphones Level Control: On front panel

    Other I/O
  • USB: 1x USB 2.0 Type C connector

    Front Panel Indicators
  • USB Power: LED
  • Gain Halos: Tri-color LED rings (concentric with GAIN controls)
  • Phantom Power: LED
  • Instrument Mode: 2x LEDs
  • AIR Mode: 2x LEDs
  • Direct Monitor Mode: 2x LEDs

  • Dimensions (HxWxD): 1.87" x 6.89" x 3.89" (47.5mm x 175mm x 99mm)
  • Weight: 1.04lbs (470g)

Item Includes:

  • 1x Scarlett 2i2 Interface
  • 1x USB cable, Type `A' to Type `C'
  • 1x Getting Started Information (printed on inside of box lid)
  • 1x Important Safety Information


  • 2 Year

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