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MBOX on compaq laptop?

 
       
 
Jul 21, 2005, 05:32 PM

Hi,

I want to record classical piano (on professional level). Two track only. I have a compaq laptop with 3 Ghz, 512 Mb Ram and 100 Gigz HD. Will the M-box with LE Protools do the job ?
Also I have read that you cannot play regular cd’s or songs from I-tunes through monitors that are connected in the Mbox. Is that true? Is there any way to bypass this? I don’t want to buy monitors “just” for editing , if possible…

And finally what should I look for when buying speakers/monitors.
(someone advised me to buy Roland DS7’s)

MBox with protools and two Roland DS7’s goes for about 900 $.
Any alternatives?


Thanks for the help!

 

 
     
denis howard Joined Jul 21, 2005
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