■ Equipped with two audio interfaces and DSP (SHARC processor)
Please check Thunderbolt specifications and operating environment carefully
The number of UAD-2 plug-in effects that can be used depends on the number of DSPs installed.
APOLLOTWIN MKII is equipped with a high-quality AD/DA converter equivalent to the APOLLO rack series (NEXT GEN. APOLLO = blackface model) in the commercial lineup. 2 mic/line preamps, 2 line outs, 2 digital control analog monitor outs for always maximum resolution at any volume level, Hi-Z instrument inputs and headphone outs, and up to 8 channels of digital inputs (optical). Equipped with abundant input/output such as connection). The built-in DSP allows you to apply UAD plug-ins in real time during tracking (recording) or mix/master with your usual applications such as Pro Tools, Cubase, Logic, and Ableton Live. It is also equipped with a talkback microphone.
■ Main features
(*Marks are items added in the MKII model)
・Desktop style, analog 2-in/6-out Macintosh/Windows compatible Thunderbolt audio interface
・24-bit/192 kHz conversion with A/D D/A converter with the same performance as the black panel APOLLO rack model*
・Equipped with 2 SHARC processors
・Real-time UAD processing with near zero latency (2ms or less) during tracking (recording)
・Equipped with Unison technology that enables complete modeling of classic tube and transformer-based mic preamps
・Built-in talkback microphone that is convenient for communication between engineers and players*
・Updated all monitor functions such as monitor remote function, mono, mute, DIM, and alternate monitor control to make them easier to use*
・2 high-performance mic/line preamps (with Unison function), two line outs, Hi-Z instrument input and headphone out on the front flannel
・2 digital control analog monitor outs for maximum resolution at any volume level
・Up to 8 channels of digital input (optical connection)
・Comes with a "Realtime Analog Classics" UAD plug-in bundle that can be used immediately from the beginning
・UAD plug-ins work with many major DAWs in plug-in formats such as Audio Units, VST, RTAS, and AAX 64.
・Carefully designed analog circuits, carefully selected components, and a high level of quality
■ Attached plug-in
UA 610-B Tube Preamp and EQ
Marshall Plexi Classic Amplifier
Teletronix LA-2A Classic Leveling Amplifier (Legacy) 1176SE / LN Classic Limiting Amplifiers (Legacy) Pultec Pro Equalizers (Legacy) Precision Mix Rack Collection
Ampeg SVT-VR Classic Bass Amp
■ Operating environment
*For the latest operating environment, refer to Agency site system requirements
Apple Mac computer with available Thunderbolt ports
macOS 10.11 El Capitan, 10.12 Sierra, 10.13 High Sierra, 10.14 Mojave
For Thunderbolt 3 compatible Macs, Apple Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) -Thunderbolt 2 Adapter: MMEL2AM/A (sold separately) required
*Although the Apple MacBook has a USB-C port, it is not compatible with Universal Audio products because it does not support Thunderbolt 3.
PC with built-in Thunderbolt 3 (via USB-C port)
Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (64-bit Edition)
Tested Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt Adapter (sold separately)
*A system that combines a 6th generation Intel Skylake processor (or higher), a computer with a built-in Thunderbolt 3 (Alpine Ridge) controller via a USB-C port, and a verified Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt adapter. Is expected to be compatible.
(Reference) Operation-verified Windows PC: OM FACTORY Armstrong MkII
Thunderbolt cable (sold separately)
6GB or more free storage
Quad Core i7 or higher processor recommended
8GB or more RAM recommended
Internet connection environment (for software acquisition, product registration and purchase of additional plug-ins)
AU/VST/RTAS/AAX64 compatible host application
*Cannot be used in a 2-in-1 system (notebook/tablet) environment.
*Cable for connecting to a computer is not included.