Behringer Xenyx Control 1 USB Monitor Station Review

In this video, Nick Batt of Sonic State takes a look at the new Behringer Xenyx Control 1 USB Monitor Station. 

Behringer describes it as a “high headroom studio control and communication center’.


  • All-in-one Master Volume controller, Source selector, Monitor switcher and Talkback box
  • 4 stereo inputs with independent level controls plus additional Monitor Mix input for your DAW
  • 3 independent and adjustable Monitor outputs to connect up to 3 sets of studio monitors
  • Built-in Talkback microphone with Level control for direct communication with musicians
  • Built-in stereo USB Audio Interface
  • Phono preamp for direct turntable connection
  • 2 headphone amplifiers with separate volume controls
  • Big, illuminated Volume knob for level adjustments
  • Mono, Mute and Dim functions
  • Dual 12-segment LED meters with input/output source switch
  • Switching power supply for maximum flexibility (100 – 240 V~)

Street price on the Xenyx Control 1 USB is about US $200.

If you’ve used the Xenyx Control 1 USB, let us know what you think of it!

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3 thoughts on “Behringer Xenyx Control 1 USB Monitor Station Review

  1. Have owned one for a while now, pretty nice unit. The only real problem is when monitoring at low volumes, either the left or right channel cuts out.

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