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Universal Audio Apollo 8 QUAD
18 x 24 Thunderbolt Audio Interface with QUAD Processing

OUR PART #  APOLLO-8-QUAD

Our Price: $2,499.00
List Price: $2,999.00
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Apollo Thunderbolt audio interfaces are now compatible with Windows 10 systems

The Universal Audio Apollo 8 QUAD is a dramatic update to one of the world’s most popular professional audio interfaces — delivering enhanced sound with the tone, feel, and flow of analog recording. This 18 x 24 Thunderbolt interface features onboard UAD-2 QUAD processing, genuine UA analog design, and next-generation A/D and D/A conversion, putting class-leading sonic performance in a sleek package.

Apollo 8 QUAD further distinguishes itself with Realtime UAD Processing and Unison™ technology, letting you record at near-zero latency through the full range of UAD plug-ins from Neve, Studer, Manley, Lexicon, and more — including recent mic preamp emulations from Neve, API and Universal Audio. Apollo Expanded software now allows cascading up to four Apollos in a single system over Thunderbolt (Mac), so you can scale up your studio as your needs grow.

Next-Generation Apollo A/D and D/A Conversion
Apollo 8 QUAD improves upon the original Apollo’s gold-standard audio quality with completely redesigned, class-leading A/D and D/A conversion — giving you increased dynamic range and even lower THD. This results in astounding clarity, depth, and accuracy in your recordings, from tracking and overdubbing, to mixing and mastering.

Realtime UAD Plug-In Processing for Tracking, Mixing, and Mastering
While Apollo 8 QUAD’s “natural” sound is very open and transparent, it can quickly deliver a broad range of classic analog tones and color via its Realtime UAD Processing. Available with UAD-2 QUAD processing onboard, Apollo’s DSP Acceleration allows for recording through UAD Powered Plug-Ins — with as low as sub-2ms latency — letting you monitor and “print” audio using classic analog emulations from Ampex, Lexicon, Manley, Neve, Roland, SSL, Studer, and more.

The Apollo 8 QUAD’s bundled “Realtime Analog Classics Plus” suite of UAD plug-ins gives you the UA 610-B Tube Preamp & EQ, Raw Distortion, Softube Amp Rooms, legacy LA-2A, 1176, and Fairchild compressors, Pultec EQs, and more, so you have a rack full of bonafide audio classics, right out of the box.

Using Apollo, UAD plug-ins are also available during mixing and mastering, putting UAD plug-ins (VST, RTAS, AU, AAX 64) at your disposal throughout the creative process.

Four Mic Preamps with Unison™ Technology
A Universal Audio breakthrough, Apollo 8 QUAD’s Unison technology gives you the tone of the world's most sought-after tube and solid state mic preamps — including their impedance, gain stage “sweet spots,” and component-level circuit behaviors.

Based on unprecedented hardware-software integration between Apollo’s mic preamps and its onboard UAD plug-in processing, Unison lets you record through stunning emulations like the bundled UA 610-B Tube Preamp plug-in, or exclusive preamp emulations from API and Neve.

Unison technology is further enhanced in Apollo 8 QUAD to include its panel Hi-Z instrument inputs, giving you dead-on impedance and gain matching for contemporary stompbox models.

Apollo Expanded and Console 2.0
Apollo Expanded software allows users of Thunderbolt-equipped Apollo Twin, Apollo 8, Apollo 8p, and Apollo 16 audio interfaces to combine up to four Apollos and six total UAD-2 devices — adding I/O and DSP as their studio grows. Apollo Expanded also permits integration with previous generation Apollo over Thunderbolt.

With Apollo 8 QUAD’s Console 2.0 application — a complete re-imagining of Apollo’s original Console software — you can take advantage of over 25 user-requested features such as Channel Strip presets, Drag & Drop functionality, dynamically resizable windows, and more.

Improved Monitoring and Workflow
Apollo 8 features a host of front-panel upgrades over the original Apollo, including Alt Speakers, Dim, and Mono functions as well as input and output metering capabilities via the new Meter button. These features combine with Apollo’s system scalability to make it the new standard in professional multi-channel audio recording.

NOTE:  Individual UAD Powered Plug-ins are sold separately. For more information on this and other products, contact your Sales Representative. 

Universal Audio Apollo 8 QUAD Features:

  • Apollo Thunderbolt audio interfaces are now compatible with Windows 10 systems
  • Next-generation Apollo A/D and D/A conversion for professional music production
  • Onboard UAD-2 QUAD Core DSP allows Realtime UAD Processing — record through plug-ins from Neve, Lexicon, Studer, Marshall, Ampex, and more
  • 4 Unison-enabled mic preamps for tracking through preamp emulations from Neve, API, and Universal Audio
  • 18 x 24 Thunderbolt 2 audio interface for Mac with powerful Console 2.0 software control
  • Cascade up to 4 Apollo interfaces and 6 UAD devices total over Thunderbolt (Mac)
  • Convenient front panel monitoring functions including Alt Speakers, Dim, and Mono
  • Includes “Realtime Analog Classics Plus” UAD plug-in bundle with 610-B Tube Preamp & EQ, Raw Distortion, Softube Amp Rooms, legacy LA-2A, 1176, and Fairchild compressors, Pultec EQs, and more
  • World class analog design, superior components, and premium build quality

Universal Audio FREE UAD-2 QUAD Satellite DSP Accelerator Offer

Through the end of the year, when you purchase your Universal Audio Apollo rackmount interface from Full Compass, you'll receive a FREE UAD-2 QUAD DSP Accelerator from Universal Audio after online registration!

That's a $1249 VALUE

Eligible Models Include:
  • Apollo 8
  • Apollo 8 Duo
  • Apollo 8 Quad
  • Apollo 16
  • Apollo Firewire

For further instructions and terms & conditions for this offer, please refer to Universal Audio's Offer Redemption Page. For more information on these and other Universal Audio products, please contact your Sales Pro at 800-356-5844.

Universal Audio FREE UAD-2 QUAD Satellite DSP Accelerator Offer
Offer good between 11/01/2016 and 12/31/2016 Click here to begin your online registration process.
Universal Audio FREE UAD-2 QUAD Satellite DSP Accelerator Offer
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Universal Audio Apollo 8 QUAD
18 x 24 Thunderbolt Audio Interface with QUAD Processing

OUR PART #  APOLLO-8-QUAD

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Apollo Thunderbolt audio interfaces are now compatible with Windows 10 systems

The Universal Audio Apollo 8 QUAD is a dramatic update to one of the world’s most popular professional audio interfaces — delivering enhanced sound with the tone, feel, and flow of analog recording. This 18 x 24 Thunderbolt interface features onboard UAD-2 QUAD processing, genuine UA analog design, and next-generation A/D and D/A conversion, putting class-leading sonic performance in a sleek package.

Apollo 8 QUAD further distinguishes itself with Realtime UAD Processing and Unison™ technology, letting you record at near-zero latency through the full range of UAD plug-ins from Neve, Studer, Manley, Lexicon, and more — including recent mic preamp emulations from Neve, API and Universal Audio. Apollo Expanded software now allows cascading up to four Apollos in a single system over Thunderbolt (Mac), so you can scale up your studio as your needs grow.

Next-Generation Apollo A/D and D/A Conversion
Apollo 8 QUAD improves upon the original Apollo’s gold-standard audio quality with completely redesigned, class-leading A/D and D/A conversion — giving you increased dynamic range and even lower THD. This results in astounding clarity, depth, and accuracy in your recordings, from tracking and overdubbing, to mixing and mastering.

Realtime UAD Plug-In Processing for Tracking, Mixing, and Mastering
While Apollo 8 QUAD’s “natural” sound is very open and transparent, it can quickly deliver a broad range of classic analog tones and color via its Realtime UAD Processing. Available with UAD-2 QUAD processing onboard, Apollo’s DSP Acceleration allows for recording through UAD Powered Plug-Ins — with as low as sub-2ms latency — letting you monitor and “print” audio using classic analog emulations from Ampex, Lexicon, Manley, Neve, Roland, SSL, Studer, and more.

The Apollo 8 QUAD’s bundled “Realtime Analog Classics Plus” suite of UAD plug-ins gives you the UA 610-B Tube Preamp & EQ, Raw Distortion, Softube Amp Rooms, legacy LA-2A, 1176, and Fairchild compressors, Pultec EQs, and more, so you have a rack full of bonafide audio classics, right out of the box.

Using Apollo, UAD plug-ins are also available during mixing and mastering, putting UAD plug-ins (VST, RTAS, AU, AAX 64) at your disposal throughout the creative process.

Four Mic Preamps with Unison™ Technology
A Universal Audio breakthrough, Apollo 8 QUAD’s Unison technology gives you the tone of the world's most sought-after tube and solid state mic preamps — including their impedance, gain stage “sweet spots,” and component-level circuit behaviors.

Based on unprecedented hardware-software integration between Apollo’s mic preamps and its onboard UAD plug-in processing, Unison lets you record through stunning emulations like the bundled UA 610-B Tube Preamp plug-in, or exclusive preamp emulations from API and Neve.

Unison technology is further enhanced in Apollo 8 QUAD to include its panel Hi-Z instrument inputs, giving you dead-on impedance and gain matching for contemporary stompbox models.

Apollo Expanded and Console 2.0
Apollo Expanded software allows users of Thunderbolt-equipped Apollo Twin, Apollo 8, Apollo 8p, and Apollo 16 audio interfaces to combine up to four Apollos and six total UAD-2 devices — adding I/O and DSP as their studio grows. Apollo Expanded also permits integration with previous generation Apollo over Thunderbolt.

With Apollo 8 QUAD’s Console 2.0 application — a complete re-imagining of Apollo’s original Console software — you can take advantage of over 25 user-requested features such as Channel Strip presets, Drag & Drop functionality, dynamically resizable windows, and more.

Improved Monitoring and Workflow
Apollo 8 features a host of front-panel upgrades over the original Apollo, including Alt Speakers, Dim, and Mono functions as well as input and output metering capabilities via the new Meter button. These features combine with Apollo’s system scalability to make it the new standard in professional multi-channel audio recording.

NOTE:  Individual UAD Powered Plug-ins are sold separately. For more information on this and other products, contact your Sales Representative. 

Universal Audio Apollo 8 QUAD Features:

  • Apollo Thunderbolt audio interfaces are now compatible with Windows 10 systems
  • Next-generation Apollo A/D and D/A conversion for professional music production
  • Onboard UAD-2 QUAD Core DSP allows Realtime UAD Processing — record through plug-ins from Neve, Lexicon, Studer, Marshall, Ampex, and more
  • 4 Unison-enabled mic preamps for tracking through preamp emulations from Neve, API, and Universal Audio
  • 18 x 24 Thunderbolt 2 audio interface for Mac with powerful Console 2.0 software control
  • Cascade up to 4 Apollo interfaces and 6 UAD devices total over Thunderbolt (Mac)
  • Convenient front panel monitoring functions including Alt Speakers, Dim, and Mono
  • Includes “Realtime Analog Classics Plus” UAD plug-in bundle with 610-B Tube Preamp & EQ, Raw Distortion, Softube Amp Rooms, legacy LA-2A, 1176, and Fairchild compressors, Pultec EQs, and more
  • World class analog design, superior components, and premium build quality

Universal Audio FREE UAD-2 QUAD Satellite DSP Accelerator Offer

Through the end of the year, when you purchase your Universal Audio Apollo rackmount interface from Full Compass, you'll receive a FREE UAD-2 QUAD DSP Accelerator from Universal Audio after online registration!

That's a $1249 VALUE

Eligible Models Include:
  • Apollo 8
  • Apollo 8 Duo
  • Apollo 8 Quad
  • Apollo 16
  • Apollo Firewire

For further instructions and terms & conditions for this offer, please refer to Universal Audio's Offer Redemption Page. For more information on these and other Universal Audio products, please contact your Sales Pro at 800-356-5844.

Universal Audio FREE UAD-2 QUAD Satellite DSP Accelerator Offer
Offer good between 11/01/2016 and 12/31/2016 Click here to begin your online registration process.
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