Focusrite Scarlett Solo

The Focusrite Scarlett Solo is a USB audio interface with a single XLR input and 1/4” input. Despite the name, you can record using both inputs simultaneously, making this ideal for singer-songwriters.

A high-quality preamp and high resolution 24-bit/192 kHz digital conversion allows you to create studio-quality recordings with a simple home setup.

In this series of articles, we show you how to use the Focusrite Scarlett Solo with a variety of other devices and compare it to other audio interfaces.

Inputs 1 x XLR and 1 x 1/4”
Outputs Stereo pair 1/4” monitor and 1/4” headphone jack.
Gain 56dB
Noise (EIN) -128dBu (A-weighted)
Interface USB-C
On-board Controls Input gain, instrument level toggle, air mode, monitor mode toggle, phantom power, monitor volume dial.
Resolution (Bitrate) 24-bit
Max Sample Rate 192 kHz
Phantom Power Yes
Color Red/Black