Thursday, April 14, 2016

The STP Vestax Phoenix

This is the first time we’ve seen the entire top of the mixer in full – and while this image is just a mockup, there’s more photos that show it to be accurate to the final design.
The first thing to note is the analog VU meters for every channel, and then two for the master channel. There’s also a traditional VU meter for the master out, likely so that unaccustomed users can quickly tell when they’re peaking. Check out the below photo of a prototype unit how much those VU meters sit up above the mixing section – it’s a cool touch, if a bit retro in style: