Ended up buying a Tascam UH7000 instead. 2. The Scarlett 2i2 comes with two XLR/TRS combo inputs which each have a preamp, while the Audient iD4 only has one XLR/TRS combo input (one preamp), as well as a D.I. I'm going to get the audio interface next month. Does anyone use Scarlett 2i2 gen2 or Audient iD4 with Bias FX desktop? Audient iD4 is a very popular option in the middle of the audio interfaces price range. Lastly, the Audient iD4 is about $50 more expensive. I've been using audient iD4 and it's really good. Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 Komplete audio 2 seems decent. If you think the Focusrite Scarlett sounds decent, wait till you listen to the Audient interfaces. Print view. Only users with topic management privileges can see it. Had enough of ‘budget’ audio interfaces and ready to venture into world-class sound quality? All about the tools and techniques involved in capturing sound, in the studio or on location. Comparison of Audient ID4 and Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 based on specifications, reviews and ratings. I almost bought an Audient ID22, because it has inserts for analog gear, but the ID14 is a bit more scaled down. The Audient line-up of interfaces features Audient’s console microphone preamp and the JFET DI built in. Any issues or latency on them? Last month I posted a review of the 2nd gen 2i2 and a comparison between it and the 1st gen 2i4. suttisak.nga last edited by . Hello! scarlett 2i2 usb, ams-scarlett-2i2-2nd-gen Audient iD4 High Performance: Buy | Details page | Reviews Focusrite Scarlett 2i2: Buy | Details page | Reviews It's in the top 3 bestselling audio interfaces and has dozens of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Focusrite Scarlett Solo 2nd Gen or M-Audio AIR 192|4. Audient iD14/iD22/iD44 – From $299.00. I've heard the Audients are wonderful but suffer latency issues. I hear the Scarletts are great for the cost, but lack in pre amp quality. Audient iD4 is $31.90 more expensive than the average audio interface ($207.10). I'm interested in those mentioned interfaces caused it covers my budget. Reply Quote 0. Audient iD44 vs Focusrite Scarlett 2i2. to my ears there is a noticeable difference (I moved from a 2i2 to an iD14). Audient iD4 is a very popular option in the middle of the audio interfaces price range. But also consider that your mic is going to make a more audible difference, so you might consider that if you're using a cheap mic. Focusrite clarett 2 pre usb vs Audient id 22. by jatinacoustic » Wed Apr 04, 2018 10:08 am . scarlett 2i2 usb, ams-scarlett-2i2-2nd-gen Audient iD4 High Performance: Buy | Details page | Reviews Focusrite Scarlett 2i2: Buy | Details page | Reviews For this review I'm going to be comparing the Audient iD4 against the Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 and 2i4. The price is the same for the iD4 and 2i4, both sell for $199, and the 2i2 is $50 less. Is there a real advantage but preamps?