The NUX Optima Air is a dual-switch acoustic guitar simulator with a preamp for acoustic and electric guitar players. The Optima Air features an IR loader combined with a preamp which is equipped with 3-band EQ and Gain controls. And there is an additional one-knob-control Reverb effect. If you want to connect any effect pedal you can use the SEND/RETURN effect loop and add the Optima Air into the signal chain. The NUX Optima Air has a unique profile capture function, you can create your own acoustic guitar profile (IR file) by capturing your favorite acoustic guitar's sound.
There is an XLR DI output for direct line/mixer connection, headphones output for silent play and auxiliary input to connect a music player to play along. One Knob Reverb effect control. It adjusts the Dry/Wet and Decay parameters. Or you can turn it OFF by tweaking to 0. Adjusts the simulated signal (Impulse Response file) LEVEL.In manual mode, you can choose the IR file. And you can save your customized preset by pushing the knob. Adjusts the signal input Gain level. Adjusts the low frequency level. Adjusts the middle frequency level.
Adjusts the high frequency level. Engage/disengage the selected IR file. Also, if you are editing a preset, you can push the IR footswitch to.
When you engage the AMP, you can use the Gain and the 3-band EQ. Also, If you are editing a preset, while you changing the preset name you can push the AMP footswitch and move the cursor to the next selection area to choose a letter, number or symbol.6.35mm (1/4-inch) jack input. 6.35mm (1/4-inch) jack output. 6.35mm (1/4-inch) effect loop inputs. You can connect the pedal to your computer to use the Optima Air software to create, edit and save your presets. And update the pedal when a new firmware released.
9V Negative TIP power adapter input. 3.5mm (1/8-inch) Auxiliary Input.You can connect music player to play along with music. 3.5mm (1/8-inch) Headphones Output.
For silent practicing or recording. For direct connection to mixer (or PA system). Optima Air is loaded with 15 impulse response files.Press the IR footswitch to activate/deactivate the IR function. NUX Optima Air is equipped with a pre-amp that allows you to enhance your sound by using a 3-band equalizer. The beauty of an analog circuit is that chaos makes the muse. While you tweak the knob, it affects itself and also other parameters. Driven by NUX's white box algorithm (physical modeling) of Neve 1073, Optima Air can replicate the chaos in a compact size, while providing lots of features like USB audio stream, Reverb function, and IR Capture. You can load 3rd party IRs and edit preset names through editor software. Optima Air also supports USB audio stream, which means you could use Optima Air as recording interface. You can adjust USB AUDIO routing through editor software. For WINDOWS operating system, please download NUX ASIO Driver from SUPPORT. The editor software offers you built-in LEVEL adjust knob, so you can tweak the 3rd party IR level.
Run the pedal in capturing mode; press the IR footswitch and hold, plug in the power cable. You need to use a condenser microphone for better result.Connect the acoustic guitar to the Optima Air's input, place the microphone and connect to a microphone to a microphone preamp. And connect the microphone preamp's output to the Optima Air's Return (Please check the picture). Make sure everything's connected, and you are all set to capture. The item "NuX Optima Air Acoustic Simulator and IR Loader Pedal NAI-5" is in sale since Tuesday, July 28, 2020. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Guitars & Basses\Parts & Accessories\Effects Pedals\Other Guitar Effects Pedals". The seller is "thepedalguy90278" and is located in Redondo Beach, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.