Ethan Winer did a loopback test and ran an audio file through the AD and DA converters 20 times on a cheapo Focusrite Saffire. The results shockingly unshocking.
I just purchased a Presonus Firepod to replace my dead M-Audio Delta 1010. Now I need an 8 Channel AD converter with ADAT Lightpipe.
Brandon Drury quit counting at 1,200 recorded songs in his busy home recording studio. He is the creator of RecordingReview.com and is the author of the Killer Home Recording series.