M-Audio M-Track 2X2 - Frequently Asked Questions

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m audio m track2x2 mainWith the M-Track 2X2, you can create flawless 24-bit/192kHz studio-quality recordings with an intuitive and easy-to-use audio interface.  This article walks through a number of frequently asked questions about the M-Audio M-Track 2X2.


Frequently Asked Questions


How do I connect the M-Track 2X2 to my computer?

The M-Track 2X2 comes with a USB-C to USB-C cable as well as a USB-C to USB-A cable to ensure that it can connect to all current and future available USB connections available.  

USB-C is the hot, new industry standard connector and cable used for connectivity and power.  For more information on USB-C connections, check out this great article.

There is no difference in the audio quality between the USB-A, B, or C connections.  The M-Audio M-Track 2X2 simply uses the USB-C connection because it is becoming the industry standard USB connection type.  The diagrams below show the physical differences between the USB connection types.


usb types


Do I need a power supply?

The M-Track 2X2 is USB hub-powered meaning that it is powered simply by connecting it to your computer with the included USB cable.  No additional power connections are necessary.


Do I need a driver to use the M-Track 2X2?

For a Windows operating system, the M-Track 2X2 requires the installation of drivers to ensure the best possible performance.  For Mac operating systems, the M-Track 2X2 is class-compliant and does not require a driver installation.

You can obtain the Windows drivers by visiting this link and choosing the M-Track 2X2, or you can download the driver directly from the following link:


What sample rates does the M-Track 2X2 support?

The M-Track 2X2 supports up to 24-bit and 192kHz studio quality sample rates to capture every nuance and subtlety of your performance.


How much does it weigh and what are the dimensions?

The M-Track 2X2 weighs about 2 pounds and the dimensions are approximately 8" x 6" x 2.75" (L x W x H).


The instrument input is not working.  Why not?

First, ensure that the USB / DIRECT knob is not all the way to one side or the other.  In most cases, you will want a blend of direct sound and audio from your computer.

Next, in your preferred Digital Audio Workstation, set the track that you are attempting to play/record into to channel 2.  Most DAWs default to channel 1 and the instrument channel on the M-Track 2X2 is set to send on channel 2. 

If you continue to have difficulty, reach out to M-Audio support for additional assistance.



Further Technical Support

Whether you are a customer or dealer, if you already own an M-Audio product, or if you just have pre-sales questions, the M-Audio technical support team is available to help!

Visit the link below to connect with any of the following support options: online community support, phone support, email support.




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