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TASCAM Announces iXZ Mic/Instrument Interface for iPad / iPhone / iPod Touch


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Maiko Kimura
Marcom Specialist
Email: mkimura@teac.com
Tel: (323) 727-7665

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TASCAM Announces iXZ Mic/Instrument Interface for iPad / iPhone / iPod Touch

Recording Studio Made Portable

MONTEBELLO, CA (September 15, 2011) – TASCAM, a well known veteran for creating home recording devices, today introduced a pocket sized iXZ Mic/Instrument Input for iPad / iPhone / iPod Touch. This powerful little gadget turns an iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch into an instant recording studio. Plug in a microphone, guitar or bass to interact with the latest guitar amp, sampling, recording and DJ apps. The iXZ supplies phantom power for condenser microphones and input setting sets the gain. There is also a headphone output to monitor from your iOS device.

iXZ can be used in various applications and will be sure to be an indispensable tool for anyone who enjoys creating music.


  • Switchable mic/line input
  • Phantom power
  • Gain control
  • 1/8” headphone output
  • XLR mic input
  • High-impedence guitar input
  • Mic input powered by two AA batteries
  • Non-powered guitar input

Physical Specification

Power Requirements

2AA batteries (when using microphone input)

Power Consumption

0.33w Phantom Power 5.0mA

External Dimensions (W x H x D)

4.17” x 1.57” x 1.77” (106mm x 40mm x 45mm)


3.07 ounces (87g)




TASCAM is the professional audio division of TEAC Corporation and produces the most comprehensive line of audio recorders, mixers and related equipment in the pro audio industry. TASCAM has offices in the U.S., U.K., Canada, Germany, Japan, Mexico and Latin America. For additional information, contact: