Big Knob Passive

Passive Studio Monitor Controller

Big Knob Passive

Studios of any size can benefit from the professional source/monitor selection and precise level control of the Big Knob Series. Plus, with the addition of high-resolution Onyx™ USB recording and playback, studios get a powerful, hybrid solution that is truly greater than the sum of its parts. 

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MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE

MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE

Sure, we all know the Mackie Big Knob is the go-to monitor controller for studios the world over. But, now that we've added in the high-resolution goodness of an Onyx recording and playback solution, Big Knob truly becomes the nerve center for your studio. Or, if you are looking for excruciatingly simple volume control/monitor switching, the Big Knob Passive delivers at an amazing price. No matter what size studio, Big Knob is always at the top of the recording studio equipment shopping list.

Product features

  • Pro Source and Monitor Selection
  • Premium Onyx Recording/Playback
  • Flexible Integration

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Full features

Excruciatingly simple 2x2 monitor controller

  • Choose between 2 sources and 2 monitor pairs
  • Classic Big Knob volume control
  • Mono, mute and dim functions

Pristine audio quality

  • Passive audio path with no power supply needed

Sturdy “Built-Like-A-Tank” design

Product comparison

 
Product
Source Monitor I/O
USB I/O
Resolution
Mono/Mute/Dim
Dedicated Studio Out
Headphone Outs
Up Your Game?
 
 
Big Knob Passive
Big Knob Studio
Big Knob Studio+
Big Knob Passive
Big Knob Studio
Big Knob Studio+
2x2
3x2
4x3
N/A
2x2
2x4
N/A
96 kHz / 24-bit
96 kHz / 24-bit
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
2 - dedicated
2 - dedicated
Of course
You know it
For sure
$ 69.99
$ 249.99
$ 349.99