Applies to: All Scarlett generations
The serial number of your Scarlett will be found on the underside, either on a sticker or etched on the casing. The prefix of your serial number will denote which generation Scarlett you own:
|Serial Number Prefix
|Scarlett 4th Gen
|S1, S2, S4, T1, T2
|Every mode has a different prefix. Units beginning with T are Studio Pack units.
|Scarlett 3rd Gen
Y7, Y8, D8, F8, F9, P9, P7, P5
|Every model has a different prefix.
|Scarlett 2nd Gen
|Scarlett 1st Gen (Including 8i6 & 18i6)
|U, S, T
|The 'pre-first-gen' 8i6 and 18i6 prefix is 'U'
Which generation you have determines which software and drivers appear in your user account, as well as which Downloads page you select on the Focusrite website.