Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO Ultimate 7 - DSP Accelerator with Plug-In Bundle

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Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO Ultimate 7 - DSP Accelerator with Plug-In Bundle
Key Features
  • For Thunderbolt-Equipped Computers
  • Eight Onboard SHARC DSP Processors
  • Includes Ultimate 7 Plug-In Bundle
  • 99 UA-Developed Plug-Ins
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The Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO Ultimate 7 enables professional power users to run demanding projects with high plug-in instances and/or high sample rates at low latency without burdening the computer's CPU. Both compact and portable, this desktop DSP accelerator is ideal for mixing with UAD plug-ins on your Thunderbolt-equipped Mac or Windows computer while on the road. Featuring eight SHARC processors, it supercharges your workstation and integrates with other UAD-2 devices including UAD-2 PCIe cards, other UAD-2 Satellites, and Apollo audio interfaces. Utilize its dual Thunderbolt ports for daisy-chaining Thunderbolt peripherals such as hard drives and displays. The UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO allows you to create large professional mixes filled with rich analog emulation plug-ins, which may be difficult or impossible to achieve with native recording systems.
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The Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO Ultimate 7 enables professional power users to run demanding projects with high plug-in instances and/or high sample rates at low latency without burdening the computer's CPU. Both compact and portable, this desktop DSP accelerator is ideal for mixing with UAD plug-ins on your Thunderbolt-equipped Mac or Windows computer while on the road. Featuring eight SHARC processors, it supercharges your workstation and integrates with other UAD-2 devices including UAD-2 PCIe cards, other UAD-2 Satellites, and Apollo audio interfaces. Utilize its dual Thunderbolt ports for daisy-chaining Thunderbolt peripherals such as hard drives and displays. The UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO allows you to create large professional mixes filled with rich analog emulation plug-ins, which may be difficult or impossible to achieve with native recording systems.

The Ultimate 7 bundle comprises 99 UA-developed plug-in titles spanning across multiple categories, all compatible with Audio Units, AAX 64, RTAS, and VST plug-in formats. It features a library of authentic analog gear emulations developed in collaboration with iconic manufacturers such as Ampex, Lexicon, Neve, Manley, Fairchild, Studer, Fender, SSL, Empirical Labs, and more, using their exact original schematics and experienced ears. With its abundance of EQs, channels strips, compressors, delays, reverbs, and more, the collection brings the warmth of classic analog equipment into your DAW.

Key Features

  • Take UAD plug-ins on the road for mixing on Thunderbolt-equipped computers
  • DSP accelerator—runs on modern Mac or Windows 10 computers
  • Eight SHARC processors provides a massive DSP boost—ideal for professional power users running demanding projects with high plug-in instances and/or high sample rates
  • Ultimate 7 plug-in bundle offers 99 UA-developed plug-ins from Ampex, Lexicon, Helios, Studer, Neve, Manley, SSL, Fairchild, Fender, and more
  • Thunderbolt technology offers reduced latency compared to FireWire 800
  • Combines with other UAD-2 devices, including additional UAD-2 PCIe cards, UAD-2 Satellite, and Apollo audio interfaces
  • Dual Thunderbolt ports allow convenient daisy-chaining of Thunderbolt peripherals
  • Convenient desktop design
  • Compatible with Pro Tools, Logic Pro, Cubase, Ableton Live, and more

Ultimate 7 Software Bundle Content

Channel Strips

  • API Vision Channel Strip
  • Century Tube Channel Strip
  • CS-1 Channel Strip
  • Manley VOXBOX Channel Strip
  • Neve 88RS Channel Strip
  • Neve 88RS Legacy Channel Strip
  • Neve Preamp
  • Precision Channel Strip
  • SSL 4000 E Channel Strip
  • SSL E Series Legacy Channel Strip
  • UA 610-A Preamp & EQ
  • UA 610-B Preamp & EQ

Compressors/Limiters

  • API 2500 Stereo Bus Compressor
  • dbx 160 Compressor/Limiter
  • Empirical Labs Distressor
  • Fairchild 670 Compressor
  • Fairchild 660 Compressor
  • Fairchild 670 Legacy Compressor
  • Manley Variable Mu Limiter Compressor
  • Neve 33609 Compressor
  • Neve 33609SE Compressor
  • Precision Buss Compressor
  • SSL 4000 G Bus Compressor
  • SSL G Series Legacy Bus Compressor
  • Teletronix LA-2 Classic Leveler
  • Teletronix LA-2A Gray Classic Leveler
  • Teletronix LA-2A Legacy Leveling Amplifier
  • Teletronix LA-2A Silver Classic Leveler
  • Teletronix LA-3A Classic Leveler
  • UA 1176AE Classic Limiter
  • UA 1176LN Legacy Limiting Amplifier
  • UA 1176SE Legacy Limiting Amplifier
  • UA 1176 Rev A Classic Limiter
  • UA 1176LN Rev E Classic Limiter

Delay & Modulation

  • Brigade Chorus Pedal
  • Cooper Time Cube MkII Delay
  • EP-34 Tape Echo
  • Galaxy Tape Echo
  • KORG SDD-3000 Digital Delay
  • MXR Flanger/Doubler
  • Precision Delay Modulation
  • Precision Delay Modulation Long
  • Studio D Chorus

Equalizers

  • API 550A Parametric EQ
  • API 560 Graphic EQ
  • Cambridge EQ
  • Harrison 32C Channel EQ
  • Harrison 32C SE Channel EQ
  • Helios Type 69 EQ
  • Helios Type 69 Preamp and EQ
  • Neve 1073 Preamp & EQ
  • Neve 1073 Legacy Classic Console EQ
  • Neve 1073SE Legacy Classic Console EQ
  • Neve 1081 Classic Console EQ
  • Neve 1081SE Classic Console EQ
  • Neve 31102 Classic Console EQ
  • Neve 31102SE Classic Console EQ
  • Precision Equalizer
  • Pultec EQP-1A Legacy EQ
  • Pultec EQP-1A Passive EQ
  • Pultec HLF-3C Passive EQ
  • Pultec MEQ-5 Passive EQ
  • Pultec Pro Legacy EQ
  • Trident A-Range Classic Console EQ

Guitar

  • Bermuda Triangle
  • Fender ’55 Tweed Deluxe
  • TS Overdrive
  • Raw Distortion

Mastering

  • Precision K-Stereo Ambience Recovery
  • Precision Maximizer
  • Precision Multiband
  • Precision Limiter
  • Manley Massive Passive EQ
  • Manley Massive Passive Mastering EQ

Reverbs

  • AKG BX 20 Spring Reverb
  • DreamVerb Room Modeler
  • EMT 140 Classic Plate Reverb
  • EMT 250 Electronic Reverb
  • Lexicon 224 Digital Reverb
  • Lexicon 480L Digital Reverb
  • Ocean Way Studios
  • Precision Reflection Engine
  • Pure Plate Reverb
  • RealVerb Pro Custom Room Modeler

Special Processing

  • Ampex ATR-102 Mastering Tape Recorder
  • FATSO Jr. Tape Sim. & Compressor
  • FATSO Sr. Tape Sim. & Compressor
  • Little Labs IBP Phase Alignment Tool
  • Little Labs Voice Of God Bass Resonance
  • Moog Multimode Filter
  • Moog Multimode Filter SE
  • Oxide Tape Recorder
  • Precision De-Esser
  • Precision Enhancer Hz
  • Precision Enhancer kHz
  • SPL Transient Designer
  • Studer A800 Multichannel Tape Recorder
  • Thermionic Culture Vulture
  • Moog Multimode Filter XL
UPC: 819937002618

Universal Audio UAD-2 Specs

Form FactorRackmount
Connectivity
Host Connection / USB2 x Thunderbolt/MDP (Thunderbolt 2)
Digital Audio
Sample RatesUp to 192 kHz
Compatibility
OS CompatibilitymacOS 10.10 / 10.11 / 10.12 / 10.13
Windows 10 (64-Bit, with Anniversary Update or Later)
Supported Drivers/API & Plug-InsAudio Units (AU)
AAX (64-Bit)
RTAS
VST
Processor RequirementIntel Core i7 or Better
Storage Requirements6 GB
Required HardwareMac:
Available Thunderbolt Port
Thunderbolt Cable (Not Included)
PC:
Available Thunderbolt 3 Port
Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt Adapter (Not Included)
Thunderbolt Cable (Not Included)
Internet ConnectionRequired for Software/Driver Download, Plug-In Authorization
Power
AC/DC Power Adapter12 VDC at 3.3 A (Included)
Physical
Dimensions7 x 6.8 x 1.8" / 17.8 x 17.1 x 4.4 cm
Weight2.2 lb / 1.0 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight4.6 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)12.2 x 9.3 x 4.6"
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Will this accelerator run all plugins like the avid native? or will it only run UAD plugins?
Asked by: Kevin
UAD-2 DSP Accelerators will only run UAD-2 plug-ins.
Answered by: David R. Universal Audio Expert
Date published: 2018-08-26
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