VLZ4 Series

PERFECTION
OF COMPACT ANALOG MIXER DESIGN

Mackie relentlessly pursues the perfection of the compact mixer. VLZ4 ups the level of sonic quality at every level, featuring Mackie's flagship Onyx mic preamps and premium components from front to back. The result is the most rock solid, the most easy to use and, yes, the best sounding compact mixer ever created. 

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THE ORIGINAL

No-nonsense

compact mixer series

 

Now featuring Mackie's flagship Onyx mic preamps, the comprehensive Mackie VLZ4 line delivers the proven feature set, high-headroom/low-noise design and "Built-Like-A-Tank" construction that created an industry more than 25 years ago.

 

From every input to every output, VLZ4 is optimized to deliver professional-quality results each and every time. 

Video - Mackie VLZ4 Series Overview

Series Overview
VLZ4 Compact Mixers

[13:39] Learn about the entire VLZ4 lineup

Features

The very definition of an analog compact mixer, Mackie VLZ4 is the original do-it-yourself and be sure it sounds great mixing solution.

Onyx Preamps
Fidelity

Onyx Preamps

  • Ultra-wide 60dB gain range
  • 128.5 dB dynamic range
  • +22 dBu line input handling
  • Extended frequency response
  • Distortion under 0.0007% (20Hz - 20kHz)
High Headroom & Low Noise
Clean

High Headroom & Low Noise

Strict attention to component quality has led to innovations like our custom M80 op-amps and class-leading negative summing bus architecture

Built Like A Tank
Reliable

Built Like A Tank

  • Sealed rotary controls resist dust and grime
  • "Built-Like-A-Tank" rugged steel chassis with powder-coat finish
  • High-visibility, high-contrast controls
Comprehensive & Proven
Range

Comprehensive & Proven

Mackie’s VLZ4 line is extremely comprehensive, offering mixers of every channel count, every price point, for every application. From the ultra-compact 402VLZ4 for desktop applications to the tour-friendly 3204VLZ4, you can be sure there is a VLZ4 mixer with the right feature set for your needs.

Series Line-Up

Mixers of every channel count, every price point, for every application.

Mackie 402VLZ4 4-Channel Ultra-Compact Mixer

402VLZ4

4-Channel Ultra-Compact Mixer
  • 2 boutique-quality Onyx mic preamps
    • Ultra-wide 60dB gain range
    • 128.5 dB dynamic range
    • +22 dBu line input handling
    • Extended frequency response
    • Distortion under 0.0007% (20Hz – 50kHz)
  • Improved RF rejection perfect for broadcast applications
  • Phantom power for condenser mics
  • 4 high-headroom line inputs
  • Selectable instrument inputs on first two channels – no DI box needed
  • 2-band EQ (80Hz, 12kHz)
  • 18 dB/oct 100Hz low-cut filter on mic input channels
  • High-resolution 8-segment stereo meters
  • Sealed rotary controls resist dust and grime
  • “Built-Like-A-Tank” rugged steel chassis with powder-coat finish
  • High-visibility, high-contrast controls deliver convenient “at-a-glance” visual feedback
Mackie 802VLZ4 8-Channel Ultra-Compact Mixer

802VLZ4

8-Channel Ultra-Compact Mixer
  • 3 boutique-quality Onyx mic preamps
    • Ultra-wide 60dB gain range
    • 128.5 dB dynamic range
    • +22 dBu line input handling
    • Extended frequency response
    • Distortion under 0.0007% (20Hz – 50kHz)
  • Improved RF rejection perfect for broadcast applications
  • Phantom power for condenser mics
  • 8 high-headroom line inputs
  • Selectable instrument inputs on first two channels – no DI box needed
  • 3-band EQ (80Hz, 2.5kHz, 12kHz)
  • 18 dB/oct 100Hz low-cut filter on mic input channels
  • Aux send, level, pan and PFL solo on each channel
  • Stereo return for connecting FX processor or other stereo source
  • ALT 3/4 stereo bus for added routing flexibility
  • Control room / phones source matrix
  • High-resolution 12-segment stereo meters
  • Sealed rotary controls resist dust and grime
  • “Built-Like-A-Tank” rugged steel chassis with powder-coat finish
  • High-visibility, high-contrast controls deliver convenient “at-a-glance” visual feedback 
Mackie 1202VLZ4 12-Channel Ultra-Compact Mixer

1202VLZ4

12-Channel Compact Mixer
  • 4 boutique-quality Onyx mic preamps
    • Ultra-wide 60dB gain range
    • 128.5 dB dynamic range
    • +22 dBu line input handling
    • Extended frequency response
    • Distortion under 0.0007% (20Hz – 50kHz)
  • Improved RF rejection perfect for broadcast applications
  • Phantom power for condenser mics
  • 12 high-headroom line inputs
  • 4 balanced inserts perfect for integrating outboard gear
  • 3-band EQ (80Hz, 2.5kHz, 12kHz)
  • 18 dB/oct 75Hz low-cut filter on mic input channels
  • 2 aux sends, level, pan and PFL solo on each channel
  • 2 stereo returns for connecting FX processor or other stereo source
  • ALT 3/4 stereo bus for added routing flexibility
  • Control room / phones source matrix
  • High-resolution 12-segment stereo meters
  • Sealed rotary controls resist dust and grime
  • “Built-Like-A-Tank” rugged steel chassis with powder-coat finish
  • High-visibility, high-contrast controls deliver convenient “at-a-glance” visual feedback
  • Rack-mountable design using optional rack ear kit
  • Multi-voltage power supply for worldwide use
Mackie 1402VLZ4 14-Channel Compact Mixer

1402VLZ4

14-Channel Compact Mixer
  • 6 boutique-quality Onyx mic preamps
    • Ultra-wide 60dB gain range
    • 128.5 dB dynamic range
    • +22 dBu line input handling
    • Extended frequency response
    • Distortion under 0.0007% (20Hz – 50kHz)
  • Improved RF rejection perfect for broadcast applications
  • Phantom power for condenser mics
  • 14 high-headroom line inputs with +4/-10 operation control
  • 3-band EQ (80Hz, 2.5kHz, 12kHz)
  • 18 dB/oct 75Hz low-cut filter on mic input channels
  • 2 aux sends, level, pan and PFL solo on each channel
  • 60mm long-wearing log-taper faders
  • 2 stereo returns for connecting FX processor or other stereo source
  • ALT 3/4 stereo bus for added routing flexibility
  • Control room / phones source matrix
  • High-resolution 12-segment stereo meters
  • Sealed rotary control resist dust and grime
  • “Built-Like-A-Tank” rugged steel chassis with powder-coat finish
  • High-visibility, high-contrast controls deliver convenient “at-a-glance” visual feedback
  • Rack-mountable design using optional rack ear kit
  • Multi-voltage power supply for worldwide use
Mackie 1642VLZ4 16-Channel Compact Mixer

1642VLZ4

16-Channel Compact Mixer
  • 10 boutique-quality Onyx mic preamps
    • Ultra-wide 60dB gain range
    • 128.5 dB dynamic range
    • +22 dBu line input handling
    • Extended frequency response
    • Distortion under 0.0007% (20Hz – 50kHz)
    • Phantom power for studio condenser mics
  • Improved RF rejection perfect for broadcast applications
  • Phantom power for condenser mics
  • 16 high-headroom line inputs with +4/-10 operation control
  • 4 aux sends, level, pan and PFL solo on each channel
  • 3-band EQ (80Hz, 2.5kHz, 12kHz)
  • 18 dB/oct 75Hz low-cut filter on mic input channels
  • 60mm long-wearing log-taper faders
  • 4 stereo returns for connecting FX processor or other stereo source
  • ALT 3/4 stereo bus for added routing flexibility
  • Control room / phones source matrix
  • High-resolution 12-segment stereo meters
  • Sealed rotary control resist dust and grime
  • “Built-Like-A-Tank” rugged steel chassis with powder-coat finish
  • High-visibility, high-contrast controls deliver convenient “at-a-glance” visual feedback
  • Rack-mountable design using optional rack ear kit
  • Multi-voltage power supply for worldwide use
Mackie 1604VLZ4 16-Channel 4-Bus Compact Mixer

1604VLZ4

16-Channel 4-Bus Compact Mixer
  • 16 boutique-quality Onyx mic preamps
    • Ultra-wide 60dB gain range
    • 128.5 dB dynamic range
    • +22 dBu line input handling
    • Extended frequency response
    • Distortion under 0.0007% (20Hz – 50kHz)
    • Phantom power for studio condenser mics
  • Improved RF rejection perfect for broadcast applications
  • Phantom power for condenser mics
  • 16 high-headroom line inputs with +4/-10 operation control
  • 16 balanced inserts perfect for integrating outboard gear
  • 3-band EQ with sweepable midrange
  • 18 dB/oct 75Hz low-cut filter on mic input channels
  • 4 aux sends, level, pan, solo and overload/mute LEDs on each channel
  • 4 stereo returns, 8 direct outs and 4 group/bus outputs
  • 60mm long-wearing log-taper faders
  • Control room / phones multi-input source matrix
  • High-resolution 12-segment stereo meters
  • Sealed rotary control resist dust and grime
  •  “Built-Like-A-Tank” rugged steel chassis with powder-coat finish
  • High-visibility, high-contrast controls deliver convenient “at-a-glance” visual feedback
  • Rack-mountable design with three physical configurations via Rotopod accessory (sold separately)
  • Multi-voltage power supply for worldwide use
Mackie 2404VLZ4 24-Channel 4-Bus Effects Mixer with USB

2404VLZ4

24-Channel 4-Bus Effects Mixer with USB
  • 20 boutique-quality Onyx mic preamps
    • Ultra-wide 60dB gain range
    • 128.5 dB dynamic range
    • +22 dBu line input handling
    • Extended frequency response
    • Distortion under 0.0007% (20Hz – 50kHz)
  • Improved RF rejection perfect for broadcast applications
  • Phantom power for condenser mics
  • Dedicated inline channel compression for critical inputs (ch. 17-20)
  • 20 high-headroom line inputs with dedicated inserts
  • 3-band EQ with sweepable midrange
  • 18 dB/oct 100Hz low-cut filter on mic input channels
  • Level, pan, solo and overload/mute LEDs on each channel
  • 4 subgroups featuring dedicated inline compressors for total dynamic control
  • 6 aux sends with inserts, pre/post fader and internal/external FX send options
  • 2 stereo returns and 4 group outs with inserts
  • Dual 32-bit RMFX+™ processors featuring 24 “Gig Ready” reverbs, choruses and tap delay for live applications
  • Integrated 4x2 24-bit USB interface
    • Stream subgroups or master L/R to your PC or Mac for recording
    • Use your favorite plug-in live via auxes 5/6
    • Convenient stereo return to mains for music playback or return to channel to implement EQ, auxes and more
  • PFL/AFL solo modes
  • 60mm long-wearing log-taper faders
  • High-resolution 12-segment stereo meters
  • Sealed rotary control resist dust and grime
  • “Built-Like-A-Tank” rugged steel chassis with powder-coat finish
  • High-visibility, high-contrast controls deliver convenient “at-a-glance” visual feedback
  • Universal power supply for worldwide use
Mackie 3204VLZ4 32-Channel 4-Bus Effects Mixer with USB

3204VLZ4

32-Channel 4-Bus Effects Mixer with USB
  • 28 boutique-quality Onyx mic preamps
    • Ultra-wide 60dB gain range
    • 128.5 dB dynamic range
    • +22 dBu line input handling
    • Extended frequency response
    • Distortion under 0.0007% (20Hz – 50kHz)
  • Improved RF rejection perfect for broadcast applications
  • Phantom power for condenser mics
  • Dedicated inline channel compression for critical inputs (ch. 25-28)
  • 28 high-headroom line inputs with dedicated inserts
  • Level, pan, solo and overload/mute LEDs on each channel
  • 3-band EQ with sweepable midrange
  • 18 dB/oct 100Hz low-cut filter on mic input channels
  • 4 subgroups featuring dedicated inline compressors for total dynamic control
  • 6 aux sends with inserts, pre/post fader and internal/external FX send options
  • 2 stereo returns and 4 group outs with inserts
  • Dual 32-bit RMFX+™ processors featuring 24 “Gig Ready” reverbs, choruses and tap delay for live applications
  • Integrated 4x2 24-bit USB interface
    • Stream subgroups or master L/R to your PC or Mac for recording
    • Use your favorite plug-in live via auxes 5/6
    • Convenient stereo return to mains for music playback or return to channel to implement EQ, auxes and more
  • PFL/AFL solo modes
  • 60mm long-wearing log-taper faders
  • High-resolution 12-segment stereo meters
  • Sealed rotary control resist dust and grime
  • “Built-Like-A-Tank” rugged steel chassis with powder-coat finish
  • High-visibility, high-contrast controls deliver convenient “at-a-glance” visual feedback
  • Universal power supply for worldwide use
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Mackie VLZ4 Series - Video - Series Overview

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From mixer covers to keep the grime away to rackmount kits for the working pro, here's all the VLZ4 accessories you will ever need. 

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