Apogee Duet iOS for iPad & Mac (next gen Duet 2)


With stylish looks and that famous sound quality the Apogee DUET IOS will give you professional quality recording on your Mac or iPad. Duet converters sounds great and the unit looks pretty nice too!

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    The new Duet for iPad and Mac features special circuitry designed to deliver professional performance for iPad use along with low latency USB 2.0 performance for Mac. And with the addition of MIDI I/O you can connect and power a Core MID compatible keyboard/controller while using Duet with your iPad or iOS device.

    With Apogee's legendary digital audio conversion and world-class mic preamps, Duet is the best way to capture your music with incredible dimension and detail...

    • First professional stereo audio interface for iPad
    • Direct digital connection to iPod touch, iPhone, iPad
    • Works with new iPhone 5, iPad (4th generation), iPad mini 
    • Works with GarageBand, Auria, MultiTrack; Any Core Audio compatible app on iOS
    • Works with GarageBand, Logic, Pro Tools, Ableton; Any Core Audio compatible app on Mac
    • Low latency monitoring, complete input/output control with Apogee's Maestro software (iOS & Mac)
    • MIDI input/output (USB-A type connector)
    • DC power supplies charge to iPod touch, iPhone or iPad
    • USB 2.0 audio with 24-bit/192kHz A/D and D/A conversion
    • 2 Analog inputs with world-class mic preamps and selectable 48v phantom power
    • 2 Balanced analog line outputs
    • 1 Independent 1/4” stereo headphone output
    • Legendary Apogee sound quality
    • Designed in California - Made in the U.S.A.


    USB 2.0 Mac and iOS audio interface
    2 analog inputs:
    Combination Line (balanced +20dBu max)
    Mic/Instrument (+20dBu/+14dBu max)
    2 Microphone preamps with up to 75dB of gain
    Selectable 48v phantom power, Soft Limit and phase invert
    4 analog outputs:
    2 Balanced line outputs, +20 dBu maximum output level
    1 Independent 1/4” stereo headphone output
    MIDI connection (Core MIDI compatible; USB-A type connector)
    A/D and D/A conversion at 24-bit/192kHz
    Controller knob selects function, sets input and output level
    Top panel high resolution OLED display
    Two assignable top panel touch pads to control:
    Mute speakers, headphones or all outputs
    Dim speakers, headphones or all outputs
    Sum to mono speakers, headphones or all outputs
    Assign headphones to outputs 1-2, 3-4 or low latency mixer
    Clear Meters
    Apogee's Maestro (Mac & iOS) app for advanced control

    Mic Pre:
    EIN: 128dB (un-weighted) @ 60dB, 150Ohm input
    Max input level: +20dBu
    Input impedance: 3KOhm

    Max input level 14 dBu
    Input impedance: >2MOhm 

    A/D conversion:
    Max input level (+4dBu ref): +20dBu
    Max input level (-10dBV ref): +6dBV
    Input impedance: 5KOhm
    Freq resp 20 Hz -20Khz: > +/-0.2dB (@44.1Khz)
    Rel. THD + N: -106dB (@ 96Khz)
    Dyn. Range: 114dB (A-weighted)

    D/A conversion:
    Max output level (+4dBu ref): +20dBu
    Max output level (-10dBV ref): +6dBV
    Line output impedance: 90 Ohm
    Max output level headphones: 19dBu
    HPH output impedance 30 Ohm.
    Freq resp 20Hz -20 Khz: > +/- 0.05dB (@44.1Khz)
    Rel. THD+N : -113dB (@96Khz)
    Dyn Range: 123dB (A-weighted)

    In the box:
    Breakout Cable with:
    2 Combination Line/Mic/Instrument Inputs
    2 Balanced Line Outputs
    USB Cable
    Universal Power Adapter for US, UK and EU
    Quick Start Guide

    Mac OS:
    Computer: Intel Mac 1.5GHz or faster
    Memory: 2 GB RAM minimum, 4 GB recommended
    OS: 10.6.8, 10.7.5 or greater
    Connection and power: Any available USB port on a Mac
    USB bus powered; DC power optional
    (DC power supply included)

    OS: Windows 10 Enterprise, Pro or Home Editions (64-bit)
    – Anniversary Update or greater
    Driver: Apogee Maestro & Apogee USB ASIO driver
    Computer: Windows PC with Intel Core i3 processor or greater
    Memory: 4 GB RAM minimum, 8 GB Recommended
    Connection: USB port on computer
    Power: External power supply (included)

    iOS version: 6 or greater
    Connection: 30-pin or lightning connector
    DC power required (DC power supply included)
    iOS device compatibility (Lightning connector)
    iPod touch* (5th generation)
    iPhone 5
    iPad* (4th generation)
    iPad mini

    iOS device compatibility (30-pin connector)
    iPod touch (4th generation)
    iPhone 4s
    iPhone 4
    iPad (3rd generation)
    iPad 2

    Compatible Software:

    Any Mac Core Audio compatible application
    Recommended apps: Logic, GarageBand, MainStage, Final Cut, Pro Tools, Ableton Live, Digital Performer, Studio One, Cubase, and Nuendo

    Any iOS Core Audio compatible app. Recommended apps: GarageBand, Auria
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