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Hey guys,need some help!

Discussion in 'Recording Gear and Equipment [BG]' started by Bayonet, Aug 19, 2012.


  1. Bayonet

    Bayonet

    May 10, 2011
    hey i have this DI Box laying around here and one of the guitarists that plays with me told me i should use it to record something on the pc.. but thing is i didn't even knew what a DI did and i'm still not sure,also if thats one of the purposes of it how can i use it to record stuff on my pc? thanks in advance!
     
  2. chatterbox272

    chatterbox272

    Apr 12, 2012
    A DI is designed to bring your instrument to mic level, and balance the signal, so you can run into a PA. It can help improve the results you'd get from running into your computers mic port but it's still not going to be particularly good. to record properly you need an audio interface
     

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