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Scarlett 18i8 2nd Gen Downloads

Software

Windows
Focusrite Control 3.11.0 - Windows
Windows 10 + 11
Focusrite Windows Driver Release Notes (June 2022)
Mac
Focusrite Control 3.11.0 - Mac
Intel and Apple Silicon (M1). macOS 10.14 (Mojave), 10.15 (Catalina), 11 (Big Sur) and 12 (Monterey).
Mac
Focusrite Control 3.7.4 - Mac
Release notes

Please do not install Version 3.7.4 for Clarett Thunderbolt devices or Clarett+

Version 3.7.4

  • Improved firmware update stability.

Version 3.7.3

  • Improved drawing stability when displaying tooltips.

Version 3.7.2

  • Fixed a crash that occurs on Apple Silicon devices.

Version 3.7.1

  • Updated Firmware for the following interfaces:
    • Clarett Thunderbolt (All Units)
      • App version: 1014
      • FPGA version: 1013

Version 3.7

  • Unavailable stereo inputs can now be added to a custom mix.
Windows
Focusrite Control 3.6.0 - Windows
Windows 7 + 8. For newer operating systems please download the latest installer. Includes USB driver 4.65.5
Release notes

Version 3.6

  • Added the ability to choose whether 48V is retained after restarting Scarlett 3rd Generation interfaces.
  • Added a “Device” menu to the menu bar, where you can set the “Retain 48V” option.
  • Added the ability to change the sample rate from the “Device” menu.

Scarlett 3rd Gen 18i20 Interfaces:

  • Added the ability to change the talkback input source.
  • Added the ability to adjust the level of the talkback input source.
  • Added the ability to see the level of the talkback input source.
  • Included talkback settings in snapshots.
  • Added Cmd-T short-cut (Ctrl-T on Windows) for toggling talkback.
  • The “Talk” button now greys out at high sample rates and displays a tool-tip to indicate talkback is disabled.

Firmware updates for the following interfaces:

Scarlett 2nd Gen: 18i20 Version 1653

Scarlett 3rd Gen:

  • 18i20 Version 1644 

Version 3.5

  • Added the ability to change the colour of the good, pre clipping and clipping stages of the Gain Halos on Scarlett 3rd Generation interfaces.
  • Added the ability to preview Gain Halo colours before assigning them.
  • Prevented interfaces from appearing in Focusrite Control until they are fully initialised.
  • Removed the delay time for tooltips to appear.
  • Stability improvements to firmware for Scarlett 2nd Generation 6i6, 18i8, 18i20 interfaces. macOS
  • Added hardened runtime signing flag for improved Catalina support.
  • Improved connection behaviour when waking Mac from sleep for Scarlett 2nd Generation interfaces.

Firmware updates for the following interfaces:

Scarlett 2nd Gen:

  • 6i6 Version 1583
  • 18i8 Version 1583
  • 18i20 Version 1583

Scarlett 3rd Gen:

  • Solo Version 1605
  • 2i2 Version 1605
  • 4i4 Version 1605
  • 8i6 Version 1605
  • 18i8 Version 1605

Documentation

Scarlett 18i8 2nd Gen User Guide v1.1 English - EN
Scarlett 18i8 2nd Gen Bedienungsanleitung Deutsche - DE
Scarlett 18i8 2nd Gen Guia de usuario Español - ES
Scarlett 18i8 2nd Gen Mode d'emploi Français - FR
Scarlett 18i8 2nd Gen ユーザーガイド 日本語 - JA
Focusrite Control Scarlett 2nd Gen User Guide English - EN
Focusrite Control Scarlett 2nd Gen Bedienungsanleitung Deutsche - DE
Focusrite Control Scarlett 2nd Gen Guia de usuario Español - ES
Focusrite Control Scarlett 2nd Gen Mode d'emploi Français - FR
Focusrite Control Scarlett 2nd Gen ユーザーガイド 日本語 - JA

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