reprinted from an Azden Press release: Franklin Square, NYAzden Corporation has introduced the FMX-42, the companys newest and most versatile Professional Field Mixer. Designed for maximum flexibility, the FMX-42 includes the most features in the smallest and lightest configuration. The new 4-In/2-Out portable mixer has all the features required for in-field audio for video. Some of these features include: 4 Balanced XLR line/mic inputs with individual Level and Pan controls; switchable (per input) 48V phantom power and limiting; professional grade VU meters for accurate level setting; master level control; 1K tone generator; 2 balanced XLR outputs (line/mic switchable); a stereo mini jack output for DV cams and headphone monitor with level control. The FMX-42 is either powered by 6 AA batteries or an optional 12V power supply and comes with a ballistic nylon case with a clear plastic top over the control panel. Commenting on the introduction, Azden VP of Sales Wayne Alonso said, "This is by far our most professional field mixer, and everyones who seen it has been blown away by the value for the dollar. MSRP for the FMX-42 is $750. For more information about Azden Wireless products, please call 516.328.7500 or visit