Console software and universal audio interfaces go handinhand. How can i record guitar with studio one and rme babyface or apollo 16 uad as my interface. It contains detailed information about how to configure and control the software features of all apollo models using the. Apollo 16 universal audio audio interfaces uad plugins. Universal audio has managed to once again improve upon greatness. Dre, to babyface and beyonce, to eric clapton and the rolling stones, the vt737 delivers consistently polished results, with radioready gloss and detail. Connect and power apollo 16 before installing the uad software, connect your apollo 16 to a thunderbolt 3 enabled usbc port on your pc via a thunderbolt cable and qualified thunderbolt 3 to thunderbolt adapter, then power on the apollo 16. Ive read the apollo software is better than the symphony. Universal audio apollo 16 thunderbolt audio interface with. Windows apollo 16 thunderbolt installation, registration.
All uad software is deleted and the uninstall process is complete. The huge advantage of course for the apollo 16 is live use of the plugins i have to admit its still something i wasnt sure about passing up on. Apollo expanded also provides seamless integration with previous generation apollos over thunderbolt. Ive have had a number of other brands over the years and it is like someone took a blanket off the mix with the apollo, and this is before even touching the plug ins.
The apollo x16 thunderbolt audio interface offers uas flagship ad and da. The new interface features 16in, 16out interfacing over firewire, and thunderbolt via and optional expansion card with uad signal processing. Universal audio apollo 16 with thunderbolt option card. From here you can access the uad unison plugins, configure routing settings, and remote control the device. Apollo x16 thunderbolt audio interface universal audio. My first introduction to universal audios apollo came two years ago at winter namm. Windows apollo 16 firewire installation, registration. You need to spend some time learning both the software and the hardware. Portable io with uad dsp and fw or thunderbolt connectivity. Apollo expanded software now allows cascading up to four apollos and six total uad2 devices in a single system over thunderbolt mac, so you can scale up your studio as your needs grow. Record with the apollo 16 for nextgeneration conversion, realtime uad. Universal audio has announced the shipment of the apollo 16 audio interface and new uad software v. Apollo 16s analog and aesebu inputs can perform realtime uad processing simultaneously, and console inputs with or without realtime uad processing can be routed into the daw for recording. Introduction welcome to the apollo family classleading 24bit 192 khz sound quality designed to play a central role in modern studios, apollo, apollo twin, and apollo 16 incorporate a true no compromise approach to.
The apollo software manual is the companion guide to the apollo hardware manuals. Apollo central for console 1 gives deep and intuitive control of the universal audio console software, allowing handson operation of tracking, nearzerolatency monitoring, and more. Universal audio apollo twin mkii audio interface wuad2. The user manuals are placed on the system drive during software installation, and they can be downloaded at. For details, see the apollo 16 thunderbolt windows compatibility article. Universal audio apollo x16 16channel thunderbolt audio. Thunderboltequipped apollo twin, apollo 8 duo and quad, apollo 8p, apollo 16, and apollo firewire audio interfaces, as well as uad2 satellite thunderbolt devices will all be able to be connected to windows 10 computers as long as they have a thunderbolt 3 connection. Universal audio ships apollo 16 audio interface kvr. Youre probably well aware of the uad thing if youre reading this, but allow me to add to the growing litany of folks who believe they are some of the best. The apollo x series is the largest leap forward in history for universal audios awardwinning apollo interface, allowing engineers, music producers and postproduction studios to track, overdub, and mix with new eliteclass ad and da conversion, hexa core uad plugin processing, and 7. A brief walkthrough the basic functionality of console v2. For complete details about console and realtime uad processing, refer to the apollo software manual see about apollo 16 documentation on page 8. Uad avalon vt737 tube channel strip universal audio. Comparing converter quality of uad apollo 16, lynx aurora.
Universal audio apollo 16 quad silver krush studios reverb. Universal audio apollo, uad, and arrow setup guide. Apollo 16 further distinguishes itself with realtime uad processing, letting you record at nearzero latency through the full range of uad plugins from neve, studer, manley, lexicon, and more. Introducing the apollo 16, uas flagship 24bit 192khz audio interface. Apollo 16 mkii hardware manual 8 introduction apollo 16 documentation overview documentation for apollo 16 and uad powered plugins are separated by areas of functionality, as described below. In many ways, apollo, apollo 16, and apollo twin represent the best examples of what universal audio has stood for over its long history. The most notable enhancement here is the expansion of the console superlowlatency monitoring software. Ua announces thunderbolt compatibility for windows 10. A qualified thunderbolt 3 to thunderbolt adapter will be required. Apollo 16 is universal audios flagship 24bit192 khz audio interface with 16. High performance interface with realtime uad processing.
The installer file is downloaded to the disk location specified in your web browsers preferences. When connected via firewire, the apollo 16 should always be powered on before powering on the computer. The latest uad powered plugins software installer, which includes all drivers and files necessary to use the apollo 16, is available here. Based on unprecedented hardwaresoftware integration between apollos mic preamps and its onboard uad plugin processing, unison lets you record through stunning emulations like the bundled ua 610b tube preamp plugin, or exclusive preamp emulations from api. Universal audio apollo 16 universal audios popular highresolution apollo interface is souped up with apollo 16. Download the uad software registration and authorization is managed by the uad software. Apollo 16 is universal audios flagship 24bit192 khz audio interface, delivering worldclass conversion with 16 x 16 analog io. How to setup and record with apollo interfaces and console software ft.
Console 2 for apollo firewire interfaces also included in uad software v9. Built upon uas 60year heritage of audio craftsmanship, apollo 16 distinguishes itself with 16 x 16 analog io, onboard uad2 quad core processing, and an included bundle of awardwinning uad plugins which you can track through with nearzero latency, shaping sounds like a classic analog studio without taxing your host mac or pc. Im looking at uad apollo 16 which will be out soon and the apogee symphony 16 analog io. Apollo twin mkii makes the perfect intelligent desktop controller for a. Apollo x16 includes the realtime analog classics plus uad plugin bundle. The apollo 16 delivers worldclass conversion with 16x16 analog io, thats twice as many inputs and outputs as the original apollo models. I am in the need of 16 more channels in and out, so i thought id get an apollo 16 interface. Universal audio ships flagship apollo 16 interface and new. The apollo 16 carries the same dsp firepower as the original with four sharc processors handling all digital routing and processing duties including those of the onboard uad2 plugin architecture. The universal audio apollo 16 thunderbolt 2 interface combines tons of io with the power of the most renowned powered plugins on the market. In my school we have a room with a apollo 16, and my own soundcard is babyface from rme.
Apollo thunderbolt software manual uad plugin inserts. Thanks to apollo expanded software, users of thunderboltequipped apollo twin, apollo 8, apollo 8p, and apollo 16 audio interfaces can combine up to four apollos and six total uad2 devices adding io and dsp as their studio grows. Check out uas threepartseries below for more information about how to use console. There have been a host of other issues namely my computer showing c. Uad software archives access archived uad software for mac and windows. Universal audio apollo 16 mk2 thunderbolt 16 x 16 thunderboltfirewire 800 interface w builtin uad2 quad dsp the new apollo 16 is an elegant update to uas premium audio interface delivering enhanced sound with the tone, feel, and flow of analog recording. The plugin is enabled when the switch is orange in color, and deactivated when the switch is gray. Before installing the uad software, connect your apollo 16 to a thunderbolt 3 enabled usbc port on your pc via a thunderbolt cable and. Universal audio ua, a leading manufacturer of professional audio recording hardware and software, is proud to announce the shipment of the apollo 16 audio interface and new uad software v. Universal audio apollo 16 interface audiotechnology. How can i record guitar with studio one and rme babyface.
With its powerful onboard uad2 quad processing, genuine ua analog design, and nextgeneration ad and da conversion, apollo 16 puts classleading audio. Two units can also be cascaded to provide 32 inputs and 32 outputs simultaneously. However, i soon realised it doesnt have any adatports, and madi ports that are not integrated yet. Luna transforms apollo interfaces into the most inspiring and fully. Apollo central is included for all console 1 owners, and is easily activated by. Universal audio ships the apollo 16 audio interface and. Uad software archives universal audio support home.
The steps below will guide you through the process of installing the uad software, registering your apollo 16, and authorizing your uad. Universal audio, a leading manufacturer of professional audio recording hardware and software, is pleased to announce thunderbolt compatibility for windows 10 users and console 2 for apollo firewire users as part of uad software v9. I was thrilled at the idea of having a singlerackspace unit that provided so many options for 8channel, highresolution recording with uad plugins. With its powerful onboard uad2 quad processing, genuine ua analog design, and nextgeneration ad and da conversion, apollo 16 puts classleading. Apollo 16 thunderbolt audio interface universal audio. Universal audio apollo 16 thunderbolt 2 audio interface. View and download apollo 16 hardware manual online. Classleading 24bit 192 khz sound quality designed to play a central role in.
Universal audio apollo 16 mk2 thunderbolt audio interfaces. The apollo software manual says quad core i7 or better processor recommended. In this indepth video, apollo product manager, lev perrey, explains the three main sections and all features found within the apollo highresolution. Im straying away from the lynx because i would have to get a summingmonitoring box with it in order to get the same zero latency setup that symphony and apollo software provide. Uad apollo mkii not recognized after testing i purchased a ethernet to usb dongle and fixed that. On the software side, the apollo offers a few more tricks than most convertors. Apollo 16 is the flagship of universal audios acclaimed apollo recording interface range for mac and windows giving professional and commercial studios uas finest ad and da conversion with the tone, feel, and realtime workflow of classic analog recording. Scotts valley, ca june 6, 20 universal audio ua, a leading manufacturer of professional audio recording hardware and software, is proud to announce the shipment of the apollo 16 audio interface and new uad software v. Apollo firewire software manual 5 introduction introduction welcome to apollo. Deactivated plugins are indicated in the channel inserts by a light gray background. Among these enhancements is multiunit cascading, which allows for. Its a great time to upgrade your home music studio gear with the largest selection at. This firewirethunderboltready interface combines superior sound and flexible routing with powerful onboard uad2 quad processing.232 958 129 1076 1224 730 1167 1476 1060 1286 934 1408 600 290 1596 129 1603 802 172 949 542 1604 931 938 115 1155 1241 533 1178 1581 265 1278 946 200 387 678 368 512 1305 588 625 440 222 1383 1257 1245 10 832