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MIDI Edge 1x4 (Aug 1996)
« on: November 14, 2016, 06:16:23 PM »
http://web.archive.org/web/19970125150620/http://www.etcetera.co.uk/et03000.htm
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The MIDI Edge 1x4 is the affordable MIDI solution card for the serious PC musician. The card has a standard Waveblaster Compatible daughter board connector so it is Perfect for getting the most out of Yamaha's award winning DB50XG or any waveblaster compatible daughter board. The MIDIEdge 1x4 has 1 MIDI in port for 16 channels inputs and 4 separate outputs for 64 MIDI channels

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64 MIDI playback channels through 4 ports
16 MIDI record channels
Selectable ports and IRQ settings (IRQ ,2,5,7,10,11 or 15; port 310 or 350)
26 pin Waveblaster compatible connector to connect any waveblaster compatible daughter board
Windows 3.1x and Windows 95 compatible
Multi card/Multi client driver as standard allowing up to 2 cards in any one machine
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For immediate release 5 August, 1996

The MIDI Edge 1x4
A Professional Multi-port MIDI Card for PC's
Et Cetera Distribution is now shipping The MIDI Edge 1x4, a professional multi-port MIDI card for PC's, with 4 independent MIDI outputs giving 64 MIDI channels for playback, and 1 independent MIDI inputs giving 32 MIDI channels for recording. The MIDI Edge 1x4 also comes with an industry standard WAVEBLASTER-compatible connector for add on Wavetable boards such as the fantastic Yamaha DB50XG daughter board.

The MIDI Edge 1X4 comes with multi card and multi client drivers for both Windows 3.1x and Windows 95. This allows the use of 2 MIDI Edge 1X4's in the same machine, giving an awesome 8 independent MIDI outputs giving 128 MIDI channels for playback and 2 independent MIDI inputs giving 32 MIDI channels for recording.

Features Include:

64 MIDI channels for playback
32 MIDI channels for recording
2 high-speed ports for input and output using 16C550 UARTs.
Selectable ports and interrupts
WAVEBLASTER-compatible connector (for add on Wavetable boards such as the award winning Yamaha DB50XG daughter board)
Compatible with all MIDI keyboards, sound modules, drum machines etc.
Windows drivers included
System Req: PC with Windows 3.1x & 95

Price £129 inc. VAT

Et Cetera Distribution founded in 1993 specialises in the supply of leading PC music and sound products including: Cakewalk Music Software sequencing and multi-track hard disk recording software, Turtle Beach Systems professional sound cards and software, Innovative Quality Software professional multi-track hard disk recording and editing software, KCCM Publishing conversion software and MIDI interface products, Personal Composer notation software, Sion notation and sequencing software, Soundtrek auto composition software, MusicWare piano tuition software, Digital Audio Labs professional audio and digital I/O cards, AdB professional digital I/O cards and Yamaha quality music cards and speakers et cetera.