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Sound Devices 688 - Available Now


We now have the Sound Devices 688 production mixer/recorder in stock 


The 688 is a production sound engineer’s dream come true - a portable audio powerhouse that incorporates multi-channel mixer, auto-mixer,


  • 12 analog inputs: Six mic/line preamps plus six line inputs all with front-panel faders & PFLs.
  • 16-track recording to SD & CompactFlash cards; Timecode-stamped WAV & MP3 files.
  • MixAssist 12-input auto mixer.
  • Optional Accessorries: SL-6 power distrubtion system; CL-6 input controller with LED metering & transport controls.
  • Eight output buses: L/R mix plus Aux 1-6; transformer-balanced XLR & Hirose outputs for freedom from ground loops.
  • Two AES42/AES3 inputs, eight AES3 outputs.
  • PowerSafe protects files from powerloss.
  • 2-second power on-to-recording.
  • Flexible digital mixing and routing.
  • Supports all sample rates up to 192kHz.
  • Adjustable input & output delay.
  • Three camera returns & dedicated COM returns.
  • Internal & external slate mic inputs.
  • Ambient Timecode generator and reader and internal Timecode backup battery.
  • USB keyboard can be attached for metadata entry.

The 688 will require an external power supply such as the Audioroot kits we can provide.



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Richmond Film Services have been sound hire specialists for over 25 years providing broadcast quality equipment to the film and television industry. We have a vast range of sound equipment for hire and for sale. We also boast a full workshop facility including cable repair and construction.

This website is designed to give you an indication of the type of equipment we hire. A full list of equipment available can be downloaded from this site.

We stock over 2000 items so please contact us for more information about any products you require whether they are featured or not.

We are also able to source additional equipment not listed.

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