Step Up to Superior Stagebox Sound
Waves IONIC 16 delivers superb sound quality, with uncompromising punch and clarity in any live sound scenario.
Built for excellence, IONIC is designed to elevate your sound and complement the already exceptional sonic performance of the Waves eMotion LV1 live mixer.
At the heart of IONIC 16 are Waves Signature Preamps—originally designed preamps with fully discrete analog circuits, delivering maximum headroom, lightning-fast transient response, and an incredibly low noise floor, plus your choice between pure preamp sound and added rich harmonic enhancement per input.
- 16 in / 12 out SoundGrid stagebox with superior audio quality
- 16 mic/line inputs with original-design Waves Signature Preamps
- Stereo AES input/output
- Analog-modeled harmonic enhancement per input (optional)
- Analog input impedance selector: classic 2kΩ / modern 7kΩ
- Seamless integration with the eMotion LV1 live mixer
- 12 crystal clear line outputs (selectable between 18/24 dBu)
- Two independent, powerful headphone outputs
- Sample Rates: 44.1, 48, 88.2 and 96 kHz
- Road-ready 2U chassis: rugged build, rack-mountable