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Universal Audio Apollo 8 DUO + UAD-2 Satellite QUAD BUNDLE

For a limited time and while stock lasts, get a thunderbolt Satellite UAD-2 Quad core with the Universal Audio Apollo 8 DUO at this amazing price!

    • Universal Audio Apollo 8 DUO FEATURES:

      • Next-generation Apollo A/D and D/A conversion for professional music production
      • Onboard DUO Core DSP allowing Realtime UAD Processing
      • 4 Unison™-enabled mic preamps for tracking through preamp emulations from Neve, API, and Universal Audio*
      • 18 x 24 Thunderbolt 2 audio interface for Mac with powerful Console 2.0 software control
      • Cascade up to 4 Apollo interfaces and 6 UAD devices total over Thunderbolt (Mac)
      • Convenient front panel monitoring functions including Alt Speakers, and assignable Dim or Mono
      • Includes “Realtime Analog Classics Plus” plug-in bundle
      • World class UA analog design, superior components, and premium build quality

        UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt QUAD Core Features:

        Run UAD Powered Plug-Ins via Thunderbolt or Thunderbolt 2 connection on newer Macs:

        4 (QUAD) processors provide a massive DSP boost for running large professional mixes.

        Access over 90 plug-ins from Ampex, Lexicon, Roland, Studer, Neve, Manley, SSL, EMT, Empirical Labs, MXR and more.

        Includes Analog Classics Plus bundle featuring Legacy editions of LA-2A Classic Audio Leveler, 1176 Classic Limiting Amplifiers, Pultec EQP-1A, Pultec Pro, and Fairchild 670 plug-ins, plus 610-B Tube Preamp, and more.

        Compatible with Pro Tools, Logic Pro, Cubase, Live, and more.

        Take UAD plug-ins “on the road” for mixing on Thunderbolt-equipped Macs.

        Combine with other UAD-2 devices, including additional UAD-2 PCIe card(s) and Thunderbolt-equipped Apollo interfaces.

        Dual Thunderbolt 2 ports for convenient daisy-chaining of Thunderbolt peripherals.

        Also available in Custom, and Ultimate software packages, featuring a range of additional plug-ins.

        Please visit the Universal Audio website for more detailed information on theUAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt QUAD Core.

    • Universal Audio Apollo 8 DUO TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS:

      Audio Interface
      • Sample rates up to 192 kHz at 24-bit word length
      • 18 x 24 simultaneous input/output channels:
      • Eight channels of analog-to-digital conversion via mic, line, or high-impedance inputs
      • 14 channels of digital-to-analog conversion via:
        • Eight mono line outputs
        • Stereo monitor outputs (switchable to fixed line outputs)
        • Two stereo headphone outputs
      • 10 channels of digital I/O via:
        • Eight channels ADAT Optical Lightpipe I/O with S/MUX for high sample rates
        • Two channels coaxial S/PDIF I/O with sample rate conversion
      • Two Thunderbolt 2 ports facilitates daisy-chaining of other Thunderbolt devices
      • Cascade up to 4 Apollo interfaces and 6 UAD devices total over Thunderbolt (Mac)
      Microphone Preamplifiers
      • Four high-resolution, ultra-transparent, digitally-controlled analog mic preamps
      • Unison™ technology for deep integration with UAD preamp and pedal plug-ins
      • Front panel and software control of all preamp parameters
      • Switchable low cut filter, 48V phantom power, pad, polarity inversion, and stereo linking
      • Stereo monitor outputs (independent of the eight line outputs)
      • Digitally-controlled analog monitor outputs maintains highest fidelity
      • Front panel control of monitor levels and muting
      • Two stereo headphone outputs with independent mix buses
      • Independent front panel volume controls for headphone outputs
      • Front panel pre-fader metering of monitor bus levels
      • S/PDIF outputs can be set to mirror the monitor outputs
      • Up to two alternate stereo monitor outputs selectable via front panel or Console software
      • Assignable front panel monitor function switch for alternate speakers, dim, & mono
    • Universal Audio Apollo 8 DUO SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS:

      Thunderbolt Systems

      UAD Powered Plug-Ins version 8

      • Apple Mac computer with available Thunderbolt or Thunderbolt 2 port
      • Mac OS X 10.8.5 Mountain Lion, 10.9.x Mavericks, or 10.10.x Yosemite
      • 4 gigabytes available disk space
      • Internet connection to download software and authorize UAD plug-ins
      • Compatible VST, Audio Units, RTAS, or AAX 64 plug-in host DAW software
      • Thunderbolt cable (sold separately)