The ProFX8 offers a complete and truly professional feature set, perfect for solo performers, small performing acts or any small venue that needs it all, without the hefty price tag. They offer all the right tools to get the job done well, sport the popular compact footprint that Mackie is known for and are also the most budget friendly of all the Mackie sound reinforcement mixers. Our competition either doesn't have the expansive feature set of the Proofs Series, or they simply will not survive the test of time. You are investing in your mixer and the Proofs will be there for you at every gig, ready to roll. Features: Professional 8 channel Compact Mixer with onboard effects and USB I/O 4 low noise, high headroom Mackie mic preamps with easy LED metering 32 bit RMFX? processor with 16 Gig Ready reverbs, choruses and delays Precision 7 band graphic EQ for tuning Mains or Monitors USB I/O for recording shows and music playback via Mac or PC 3 full stereo channels plus extra stereo return for keyboards, external effects or stereo playback devices 60mm faders for input channels, returns and Main/Monitor masters 3 band active EQ (80Hz, 2.5kHz and 12kHz on all channels Hi Z input for direct connection of guitar, bass and other instruments Insert, 100Hz low cut filter, and 48V phantom power on all mic channels Stereo RCA tape I/O with input level control Headphone output with separate rotary level control Balanced XLR and balanced/unbalanced inch Main outputs FX mute with remote control via footswitch Break switch mutes all channels for music playback between sets Built like a tank steel chassis with rugged, yet stylish ABS side cheeks Planet Earth switching power supply for worldwide use Includes Traction 3 Music Production Software for Mac or PC.