December 11, 2013
Updated iPad Compatibility Matrix Now Available

Our iPad Compatibility Matrix has now been updated. The Retina iPad mini is now fully tested and supported for docked operation with the DL1608 and DL806 using the iPad mini tray kit, which is available from any authorized Mackie dealer.

The compatibility matrix has all the answers to which combination of DL mixer and iPad will work for you.

Do you have an iPad and are not sure what DL Mixer to get?

Maybe you have recently purchased a DL Mixer (high-five) and you don’t know what iPad you need?

Possibly you’re looking to upgrade your current…


November 15, 2013
Questions about DL Mixers and iPad Compatibility? We Have Answers

Do you have an iPad and are not sure what DL Mixer to get?

Maybe you have recently purchased a DL Mixer (high-five) and you don’t know what iPad to get?

Possibly you’re looking to upgrade your current iPad, but you’re afraid it won’t work with your new DL Mixer? No way!

Whatever your situation is, we’ve got you covered with our new iPad Compatibility Matrix chart. We know technology changes rapidly and we are here to help you keep up with it all. This chart will be updated regularly so as soon as we know something you…


November 11, 2013
Master Fader v2.0 Is Here

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The Mackie Master Fader app for our DL Series Digital Live Sound Mixers with iPad Control has continuously evolved since its launch. In just over a year, we’ve added numerous additional features over five releases that have truly added value to DL users. Plus, our Master Fader and My Fader apps are always FREE!

Today, we are extremely excited to announce Master Fader v2.0 is now available! This major update to DL Series Digital Live…


September 25, 2013
ZAP! Mackie DL Series Mixers, Lightning and You

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By popular demand, new versions of our DL1608 and DL806 are currently in production that feature the Apple Lightning connector. This will ensure that new customers are able to take advantage of the current generation iPad devices. These new Lightning version DL mixers will be available alongside the 30-pin versions. Talk with your dealer to ensure you get the


Mackie Announces Master Fader v2.0 – Tons of New Features Coming Soon

Mackie Master Fader / My Fader v2.0

The Mackie Master Fader app for our DL Series Digital Live Sound Mixers with iPad Control has been continuously evolving since it was launched. In just over a year, we’ve added numerous additional features over five releases that have truly added value to DL users. Plus, our Master Fader and My Fader apps are always FREE!

Today, we are extremely excited to announce a major update to Mackie’s


January 24, 2013
Mackie Announces Update of Master Fader Control App for DL Series Live Mixers

Master Fader v1.4 - Coming Soon

Choice of Vintage or Modern Dynamics and Improved Snapshot Operation Lead Feature Updates

 

Mackie today announces the next update to the powerful Master Fader control application for the DL1608 and new DL806 digital live sound mixers. Master Fader v1.4 will deliver host of new features…


November 26, 2012
Mackie Updates Master Fader Control App for DL1608 – Version 1.3 Available for Free Download Now

Download Master Fader Control App v1.3 for Mackie DL1608Well ain’t that something? Another update for your favorite control application. An updated version of the Master Fader control app for the Mackie DL1608 is now available. Master Fader v1.3 can be downloaded and installed directly on your iPad via the App Store. Or you can download it via iTunes on a…


October 23, 2012
Mackie DL1608 Support Info – iPad Mini and iPad 4th Generation

Mackie DL1608Like you, we have just learned about the new iPad Mini and updated iPad 4th generation added to the more than 100 million iPad devices already in use. We are excited to evaluate, test and add DL1608 support for these new iPad models.

It’s important to understand, like all other third-party hardware manufacturers, we have not received any advanced information from Apple about the electrical and mechanical details of the new iPad devices.

At this time,…


October 15, 2012
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Rooftop Performance Powered by Mackie DL1608

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Last week, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis performed atop the roof of Seattle’s Easy Street Records. Macklemore and Lewis recently saw their new album “The Heist” hit number one on the iTunes charts. You can imagine catching this surprise concert during the busy afternoon commute.

The sound was controlled by a Mackie DL1608. The monitor engineer had the…


August 16, 2012
Mackie Delivers Major Update to Master Fader Control App for DL1608

Master Fader UpdatedWe’re psyched to announce a big update for the Mackie Master Fader control app for the DL1608.

Download Master Fader v1.1

Updates include:

  • Ability to store and recall presets for all plug-ins. Quickly dial in a channel. Factory and user-defined presets available.
  • Snapshots and shows available. Store and instantly recall all aspects of any mix aside from mic preamp gain.
  • Device configuration is now available. Configure up to ten iPad devices for wireless operation.

For full details about the Mackie DL1608 and Master Fader control app visit