The Art of Control
Building on over 20 years of expertise in analogue console heritage, Nero has been
designed to give you powerful control over your monitoring. Featuring a comprehensive
range of I/O, console style monitor control, Precision Matched Attenuation Technology and
more... Nero will quickly become the core of your studio.
Centralise, customise, control
As your studio grows it becomes harder to control. Nero enables you to centralise, connect
and control all your monitoring needs from your desktop using Nero’s array of stereo inputs.
● 2 x Line Level Inputs
● 1 x Dedicated Cue Mix Input
● 1 x Aux Input (RCA or Mini Jack)
● Optical & Coaxial S/PDIF Inputs
Reference your mixes on up to three sets of speakers, independently set and match volume
for all speakers and audition and assign your sub to any monitor path. Nero also provides
one dedicated monitor grade headphone amp and three foldback grade headphone amps,
making sure you’re ready to take on the loudest of sessions with crystal clear headphone
● 1 x Main Speaker Outputs
● 2 x Alternative Speaker Outputs
● 1 x Assignable Sub Output
● 4 x Headphone Outputs
Precision Matched Stereo Volume Control
Nero perfectly matches the volume of the left and right channels of your stereo signal using
Audient’s custom Precision Matched Attenuation Technology. Unlike other monitor
controllers, this prevents any deviation in volume between your left and right monitors or
unbalancing of your stereo image, enabling you to monitor accurately and mix with
Easily assign a sub to activate when switching to a monitor path of choice but maintain the
ability to switch it on and off without losing your saved preset. Nero also lets you audition the
sub on any alternative set of speakers without forcing you to assign it permanently.
Smart Touchpoints enable you to customise your workflow on the fly. Easily route and
configure Nero’s outputs and monitor controls to create monitoring combinations that suit
your needs. Simply hold down a Smart Touchpoint to put it into setup mode, select your
routing options and press it again to save.
- Assign any input source to your headphone outputs using the SRC buttons.
- Assign the Talkback Mic to any or all headphone outputs and quickly communicate
with your artists.
- Save time by easily setting any of your outputs permanently to Mono. Perfect for your
Mono reference speakers.
- Assign your Subwoofer to any or all of your 3 stereo outputs with the ability to still
switch on/off and audition without losing your saved routing.
- Save all your settings permanently by holding down any two speaker output buttons
Console Style Monitor Control
Utilising Audient’s vast experience in implementing monitor control in both recording
consoles and desktop controllers, Nero features David Dearden designed circuitry and a
range of flexible monitor controls including dedicated talkback, cut & dim along with polarity,
mono, speaker select and cue mix monitoring.
User Defined Dim
Set your attenuation using the volume knob
Tactile Speaker Select
Audition your mixes by quickly switching between monitors
Sum and Difference
Use this classic trick to quickly hear your stereo information
Activate Mono, Polarity or Talkback with either a tap (latch) or a tap and hold
Cue Mix Monitoring
Reference what your artist is hearing and fix problems fast
3 Input sources (Internal, Dynamic, Condenser)
Communicate with your artist quickly using Nero’s dedicated talkback mic or any microphone
of your choice.
Dedicated Gain control
Quickly adjust mic volume to suit the artist.
Assignable headphone selection
Route your talkback mic to specific headphone outputs and always be in control of your
Built To Last
With its all-metal construction and Obsidian Black finish, Nero has been designed to look
and feel great in any studio.