Focusrite has announced the latest member of their Saffire Pro family of audio interfaces, the Saffire Pro 26. The new interface offers FireWire connectivity, and can also be connected to a Thunderbolt-compatible computer using a simple adapter. Saffire Pro 26 has 18 inputs, eight outputs, four award-winning Focusrite preamps with phantom power, two instrument inputs, full monitor control, dual headphone outputs, up to 24-bit/96kHz conversion, MIDI I/O, bus powering via FireWire, 5-segment LED metering, and more! It includes a full suite of software including Ableton Live Lite, Focusrite’s Midnight and Scarlett plug-in suites, Novation bass station, and 1GB of samples and loops from Loopmasters. It is compatible with both Mac and Windows.