AG08 Live Streaming Mixer

Yes it supports the ASIO driver. It is necessary to install the Yamaha Steinberg USB driver on Windows. After installation, you can use DAW software that supports ASIO, e.g. Cubase AI and WaveLab Cast. On Mac, it is not necessary to install a driver. The default OS driver will work.

AG08 is compatible with mobile batteries (USB-C, 5 V 1.5 A). However, we do not guarantee that all types of mobile battery will work.

The following items are necessary to connect an iPhone/iPad with AG08.

- Lightning-USB camera adapter/USB-C Digital AV Multiport adapter

- Mobile Battery (5 V 1.5 A, connected to the USB-C port on the console/microphone) for electricity

*The iPadOS version of the AG08 Controller can be downloaded from the App Store.

A switch used to lower the input signal level. Turn the PAD or HIGH/LOW switch on when the input signal is distorted or the level is too high.

It is the switch to turn on/off for the equalizer and the compressor which can adjust the sound quality and minimize the variation on volume respectively.

The FX button is ON/OFF switch for REVERB and DELAY.

And the push-in switch type knob on CH1 is for setting REVERB and DELAY.

Each time the knob is pressed, the status is switched between REVERB only, DELAY only, or a combination of DELAY and REVERB, with a blue LED indicating the status.

By turning the knob, you can adjust the effect with the "FX SEND" amount of the selected REVERB or DELAY.

Each of these controllers is used to manipulate the value of the voice changer effect. PITCH and FORMANT can be operated without opening the application.

The [LINE/USB] button is used to select the input audio source to CH3/4.

When the button is set to LINE, the incoming signal from the each analog input of the AG08, and when set to USB, the signal as output setting on the PC is input to the each channel.

The [STREAMING ON/OFF] button is used to select whether the input audio source to CH3/4, CH5/6, CH7/8 should be included or excluded from STREAMING OUT, the main USB audio output channel that is also intended as a streaming signal.

In the OFF state, each signal will be sent to only MONITOR OUT, MIX OUT, and the USB AUX channel.

For example, setting OFF channel 7/8, where your smartphone is connected for notification alarms, will create a state where your streaming audience cannot hear you, only you can sense it.

AG08 has 6 sound pads, and the each pad can be assigned up to 5 seconds of sound. Assigned sound effects and other sound materials can be played back at any time during the streaming. It will add color to your streaming.

A maximum of five seconds* of linear PCM data (16-bit, 48 kHz) is saved on the AG08. (wav/flac/mp3)

Audio files that are longer than 30 minutes cannot be imported through AG08 Controller.

*The length can be assigned to each sound pad as a sample file after loading/recording file.

These buttons are used to record to the sound pad.

By operating each [Sound pad] in combination with these [SHIFT]/[REC] buttons, you can record sound to any pad. Please refer to the manual for details.

AG08 has some option regarding MIX OUT routing, you can select it on [Settings] > [OUTPUT] menu of AG08 Controller. As a default, please refer to the manual.

It is necessary to install the USB driver to connect the console/microphone to a PC. To install the USB driver, please refer to the following.

AG08 has a dedicated control application, AG08 Controller. Please download it from the link below.

*The iPadOS version of the AG08 Controller can be downloaded from the App Store.

Connecting the optional Yamaha FC-5 footswitch to the console allows the user to control INPUT MUTE, TAP TEMPO, VOICE EFFECT, OUTPUT DIMMER settings with the footswitch. The settings to be controlled by the footswitch can be configured in AG Controller.

Check the USB type-c connection you are using.

- If you are using 5 V DC bus power supply from a PC/iOS device, please try connecting a AC/DC power adapter "PA-150B" to the 12 V input terminal.

*The AG08 requires 1.5 A for stable operation.

*PA-150B is included with AG08.

Please check if there is anything inserted into the Headset Mic input. The CH1 and Headset Mic inputs cannot be used at the same time. The Headset Mic input has higher priority.

Please check if there is anything inserted into the Headset output. The Headphone output and Headset output of the AG series cannot be used at the same time. The Headset output has higher priority.

Please check if the GAIN level is too high or the LINE switch is off. Also, please try to speak onto the microphone.

Press the [MIX MINUS (MIC)] switch to turn on. [MIX MINUS (MIC)] switch prevents duplex sound when user is broadcasting over the internet. However, the noises from headphones can be attenuated with turning on [MONITOR MUTE] switch. If [MIX MINUS (MIC)] switch is turned on, the sound of CH1 and CH2 (only the case of 2G GUITAR switch is turned on for AG03) will not be heard.

Please install AG08 Controller to adjust the EFFECT parameters.

Unlike other AG models that can be operated with AG Controller, AG08 has a dedicated controller application, AG08 Controller.