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Anyone use an iRig and Amplitube iPhone app for gigs?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Tulsa Teddy, Dec 11, 2017.


  1. Tulsa Teddy

    Tulsa Teddy

    Aug 11, 2016
    Tulsa
    I plugged my iPhone direct to the board at a gig yesterday through an iRig interface. I selected an Acoustic 360 simulated amp and it sounded pretty good. As good (or even a hair better) than my Aguilar Tone Hammer DI (which still sounds amazing IMHO). I was pleasantly surprised.

    Does anyone else run this type of rig live? What are the major concerns with using this a live gigging rig all the time?
     
  2. The app might crash.
    Latency.
     
  3. Tulsa Teddy

    Tulsa Teddy

    Aug 11, 2016
    Tulsa
    I experienced no latency. App crash....hadn't thought of that one since it has been remarkably stable so far, but yeah, that would ruin the night.
     
  4. Newer Digital I/O iRig, or older Analog I/O?
    My understanding is that the newer ones sound a lot better.
     
  5. Dave W

    Dave W Supporting Member

    Mar 1, 2007
    White Plains
    There's a huge iOS thread over in the effects forum. There are players that use it as their live rig.
     
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