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Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO Ultimate 4 Product Description
The Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO Ultimate 4 bundle will shift your music production into high gear. UA's next-gen DSP accelerator boasts eight SHARC processors that deliver a massive DSP boost for running huge professional mixes. Run UAD Powered Plug-ins via your Mac's Thunderbolt or Thunderbolt 2 connection for immediate access to the world's most authentic analog emulation plug-ins with exceptional performance at higher sample rates and ultra-low plug-in latency. In addition to a potent portable DSP Accelerator unit, you get 83 UA-developed plug-in titles from a world-class library that includes Ampex, Lexicon, EMT, Empirical Labs, Neve, Roland, Fairchild, Harrison, Little Labs, Studer, SSL, and more. Give your studio a serious boost with Universal Audio's UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO Ultimate 4.
Portable UAD Plug-in Power for your Thunderbolt Mac
Want to run bigger mixes packed with DSP-intensive plug-ins? Universal Audio's UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt DSP Accelerators give you a potent, portable solution for turbocharging your Thunderbolt Mac-based studio. These desktop-friendly units connect to your Thunderbolt or Thunderbolt 2-equipped Apple Mac computer and provide access to UAD Powered Plug-ins (the most authentic analog emulation plug-ins on the planet), including exclusive plug-ins from Studer, Ampex, Lexicon, Neve, Manley, SSL, and many more.
Truly scalable mixing power
Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt DSP Accelerators are available in QUAD or OCTO models (with either four or eight SHARC processors), letting you customize your studio horsepower to the demands of your workflow. They may also be integrated alongside UAD-2 PCIe cards and Thunderbolt-enabled Apollo interfaces - including the Apollo Twin, Apollo, and Apollo 16, for truly scalable mixing power.
Customize your studio with flexible software options
To get you up and running straight out of the box, Universal Audio offers UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt DSP Accelerators with Core, Custom, and Ultimate software packages. The Core package gives you the Analog Classics Plus plug-in bundle, while Custom adds a choice of any three individual UAD plug-ins at registration. The Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO Ultimate 4 is Universal Audio's top-of-the-line package, with all 83 UA-developed plug-ins (up to and including UAD software v8.4).
- Portable DSP Accelerator unit plus Ultimate UAD plug-in package
- Run UAD Powered Plug-Ins via Thunderbolt or Thunderbolt 2 connection on your Mac
- Stellar performance at higher sample rates; reduced plug-in latency compared to FireWire
- 8 SHARC processors provide a massive DSP boost for running large professional mixes
- Includes 83 UA-developed plug-in titles from a world-class library that includes:
- Compatible with Pro Tools, Logic Pro, Cubase, Live, and more
- Dual Thunderbolt 2 ports for convenient daisy-chaining of Thunderbolt peripherals
- Fan-free construction for quiet operation
- Expands the DSP power of Apollo audio interfaces; can be combined with other UAD-2 DSP Accelerators
- VST, AU, RTAS, AAX 64 support
- Supported Computer Format - Mac
- Supported Plug-In Formats - AAX 64, VST, AU, RTAS
- Processor - 8 x SHARC Octo processors
- Connectivity Type - 2 x Thunderbolt 2 ports
- OS Requirements - Mac OS X 10.8.5 or later
- Height 1.75"
- Width 7.0"
- Depth 6.75"
- Weight 2.24"
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