DBX 286S Microphone Pre-amp Processor


This DBX 286s microphone pre-amp processor offers an all-in-one solution for high-quality microphone processing.

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The dbx 286s is a comprehensive Channel Strip Processor that provides studio-quality microphone and instrument preamplification along with four independently usable processors.
The XLR microphone input accepts both balanced and unbalanced inputs, providing easy connection to both professional and (home) studio microphones.
The additional 1/4″ TRS Line Input can handle balanced and unbalanced signals, ideal for live electronic instruments or pre-recorded tracks.
Use the Insert jack to connect external processors such as EQ or delay units.

Key Features:

  • Mic Preamp: Studio quality with a wide range of input gain controls and switchable 48V phantom power.
  • OverEasy® Compressor: Provides transparent compression of uneven acoustic tracks and gives vocal performance that only a dbx compressor can deliver.
  • De-Esser: Removes vocal sibilance and high-frequency distortion from instruments such as cymbals.
  • Enhancer: Increases the clarity and definition of high and low frequencies.
  • Expander/Gate: Subtly reduces headphone leakage or mutes loud guitar amps.


DBX is a well-known and renowned brand specializing in the production of professional audio products. The company is known for its high-quality equipment used in recording studios, concert halls and live events around the world.
DBX has a wide range of products, including signal processors, equalizers, compressors and digital audio interfaces.


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