PreSonus has announced that its AudioBox™ 1818VSL USB 2.0 audio/MIDI interface has won a 2012 Worship Facilities Exposition (WFX) New Product Technology Awards, in the category of Digital Computer Interface.

The AudioBox 1818VSL is a complete audio and MIDI interface, offering two mic/instrument inputs, six mic/line inputs, ADAT I/O, and S/PDIF I/O for a total of 18 simultaneous inputs and outputs – all in a single-rackspace unit.

The AudioBox 1818VSL’s included VSL software provides a 26 x 18 mixer with StudioLive™ 16.0.2 Fat Channel dynamics processing, high-pass filter, and semi-parametric EQ for each analog input and its DAW return, plus two stereo effects buses with reverb and delay. With the AudioBox 1818VSL, you can record services, podcasts, sermons, worship-band CDs, and special events. With its powerful VSL mixer and processing, you can mix the entire service on a laptop.

To top it off, the free AB1818VSL Remote for iPad® software enables you to mix wirelessly from anywhere in the room.

Winners of the WFX New Product Technology Awards were chosen based on the quality of the information provided by Church Production, Worship Facilities, and Worship Facilities Designer magazine editors; distinguished members of the WFX Advisory Board; and WFX management.