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Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite QUAD CORE

World Famous Plugins from Universal's UAD-2 Collection, with Quad Processing Power Efficiency, the UAD-2 Satellite Quad is a must have product for any recording studio.  The powerful UAD-2 Satellite QUAD puts the world's finest analog emulation plug-ins within easy reach of Firewire 800 and 400-equipped Macs - including Intel-based iMacs and MacBook Pros.

Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite QUAD PRODUCT FEATURES:

In developing UAD-2 plug-ins, UA's DSP engineers work with leading hardware manufacturers - using their exact schematics, golden units, and experienced ears - to give your mixes all the warmth and harmonics of classic analog recordings. Powered by four SHARC processors, the UAD-2 Satellite QUAD allows you to run large, complex mixes, without taxing your host computer.

Compatible with select iMac and MacBook Pros, with support for VST, Audio Units and RTAS, the UAD-2 Satellite QUAD features wide compatibility. Whether you use Pro Tools, Cubase, Nuendo, Logic Pro, Digital Performer and more, UAD-2 plug-ins can inject the character and quality of classic hardware into your mixes. Just install the software, connect the unit to an available Firewire 800 or 400 port, power up and start mixing.

Developed by the industry's premier engineering team, and backed by frequent new software and plug-in releases, the UAD-2 is the processing platform of choice for many of the world's top musicians, producers and engineers. 


 External Firewire 800 and 400 DSP accelerator unit, compatible with select Intel-based iMacs, MacBook Pros and Mac minis
• Access the complete UAD Powered Plug-Ins library, including: Studer, SSL, Manley, Empirical Labs, Neve, Roland, BOSS, EMT, Fairchild, Harrison, Helios, Little Labs, Pultec, SPL, and more (sold separately)
• Includes “Analog Classics” plug-in bundle, featuring LA-2A Classic Audio Leveler, 1176LN / 1176SE Classic Limiting Amplifiers, Pultec EQP-1A and Realverb Pro plug-ins.
• Run complex, professional mixes in Pro Tools, Logic Pro, Cubase, Nuendo, Digital Performer and more - without taxing host computer CPU
• VST, AU, RTAS support; Mac OS X Snow Leopard compatible
• Combine UAD-2 Satellite devices with UAD-1 and UAD-2 PCI/PCIx/PCIe cards in a single system
• High-bandwidth Firewire DSP Accelerator w/ (4) Analog Devices SHARC processors
• Includes $50 voucher for plug-in purchases via UA's Online Store
• 1-year Limited Warranty

See the UAD Instance Chart here

Power Requirements

Power Consumption

Power Connector
Standard Type P1J
(2.1mm x 5.5mm x 11mm Center positive)

Power Type
Single Output

Desktop Dimensions
6” Wide x 8” Long x 1” High

~ 2lbs

Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite QUAD SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum System Requirements:

Mac OSX 10.6.x “Snow Leopard” (No PowerPC support)

Select Intel-based iMacs, Macbook Pros, and more. Detailed hardware compatibility list to be announced
1 available 1394a or 1394b port (Greater instance counts achieved at Firewire 800 versus Firewire 400)