Behringer Xenyx 802 Premium 8-Input 2-Bus Mixer with Xenyx Mic Preamps and British EQs
Posted in Reviews on February 16, 2017
Behringer Xenyx 802 is a Premium ultra low-noise, high headroom analog mixer. It has 2 state-of-the-art XENYX Mic Preamps comparable to standalone boutique preamps. It has Neo-classic ''British'' 3-band EQs for warm and musical sound, 1 post fader FX send per channel for external FX devices, and 1 stereo aux return for FX applications or as separate stereo input.
Behringer Xenyx Pros and Cons
Pros: The XENYX 802 weighs at 2.2 pounds (1.0 kg). It is portable, practical way to turn a speech or scaled-down performance into a sound to behold. It is good for someone who has a solo gig at the local coffee shop and for a quick announcement.
It has excellent sounding, high headroom XENYX mic preamps. These best in class mic pres speak to a noteworthy stride in the development of sound innovation – and they can without much of a stretch stand their ground, notwithstanding when contrasted with the most costly remain separate mic preamps. XENYX preamps offer an incredible 130 dB of element range, with a transmission capacity that reaches out from beneath 10 Hz to well over 200 kHz. Furnished Xenyx with these outstanding mic preamps. Xenyx blenders give such straightforward, entirely precise execution you could conceivably think somebody redesigned your mics while you weren't looking.
The power supply is included with the purchase but doesn't run on batteries.
Cons: One customer is disappointed with the AC adapter as it is not a standard adapter. Seems like not a big deal but if it breaks, you can't swap the adapter from another product, or buy a universal one. The AC adapter is hard to replace.
Another customer finds the power connector design on the unit as total rubbish. A power cable needs to be snug and secure, and this unit is far from that. It has absolutely no grab at all and just falls right back out of the unit from just the natural weight of the power cord.
XENYX 802 Conclusion and Rating
Regardless of what your sound is blending needs, the XENYX 802 gives the execution and components that can take your ability to the following level, at a value beyond any doubt to astound you. Proficient sound quality, our incredible XENYX mic preamps, British-style EQs and rough unwavering quality, make XENYX 802 perfect for both your live gigs and recording. It is portable, so it is easy to travel wherever you want to go. The customers gave a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.