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Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt | QUAD Custom DSP Accelerator | Open Box
Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt | QUAD Custom DSP Accelerator | Open Box

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Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt - QUAD Custom DSP Accelerator - Open Box

  • Great condition - mint packaging
  • Portable DSP Accelerator unit plus Custom UAD plug-in package
  • Run UAD Powered Plug-Ins via Thunderbolt or Thunderbolt 2 connection on your Mac or PC
  • Juiced performance at higher sample rates; reduced plug-in latency versus FireWire
  • Four SHARC processors provide a massive DSP boost for running large professional mixes
  • 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

System Requirements
  • Apple Mac with available Thunderbolt or Thunderbolt 2 port
  • Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion or 10.9 Mavericks
  • Internet connection to download software and authorize UAD plug-ins
  • Compatible VST, Audio Units, RTAS, or AAX 64 plug-in DAW software
  • 4 gigabytes available disk space

Get the rich analog sound of UAD Powered Plug-Ins over Thunderbolt

The UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt QUAD Custom combines UA's most powerful DSP accelerator with a Custom software bundle that lets you choose any three UAD plug-in titles at registration.* This sleek desktop unit is compatible with all Thunderbolt-based Macs, and can supercharge Apollo interfaces and other UAD-2 DSP Accelerator systems to run larger mixes filled with rich analog emulation plug-ins.

In creating UAD plug-ins, Universal Audio's DSP engineers work with the original hardware manufacturers using their exact schematics, golden units, and experienced ears to give you all the warmth of classic analog equipment. The UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO Custom includes eight SHARC processors, and its Thunderbolt 2 technology offers reduced plug-in latency compared to Firewire 800.

The UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt QUAD Custom includes UA's Analog Classics plug-in bundle, and lets you select any three additional UAD plug-in titles from a world-renowned library that includes Ampex, Manley, Lexicon, EMT, Empirical Labs, Neve, Roland, Fairchild, Harrison, Little Labs, Studer, SSL, and more (sold separately).

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