Apogee Electronics Symphony I/O Mk II Dante / Pro Tools Audio Interface with Special Edition 2x6 Analog I/O and 8x8 Digital I/O

Apogee Electronics Symphony I/O Mk II Dante / Pro Tools Audio Interface with Special Edition 2x6 Analog I/O and 8x8 Digital I/O

Apogee Electronics Symphony I/O Mk II Dante / Pro Tools Audio Interface with Special Edition 2x6 Analog I/O and 8x8 Digital I/O

B&H # APSYM22X6SED MFR # SYM2-2X6SE-DANTE
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Product Highlights

  • Route Between Pro Tools, Dante & Modules
  • Dante & Mini-DigiLink Connectivity
  • Includes 2x6 SE I/O Card
  • High-Performance 192 kHz Converters
  • Two Analog Inputs, Six Analog Outputs
  • AES, ADAT, and S/PDIF Digital I/O
  • High-Power 1/4" Headphone Output
  • Front-Panel Touchscreen w/ TFT Display
  • Multifunction Control Knob
  • Comprehensive Remote Control via Network
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Apogee Electronics Symphony I/O Mk II Overview

  • 1Description

The Apogee Electronics Symphony I/O Mk II Dante / Pro Tools Audio Interface with Special Edition 2x6 Analog I/O and 8x8 Digital I/O is an audio interface designed to deliver high-performance signal conversion at up to 192 kHz for mixing and mastering engineers using Dante audio networks and Pro Tools HD systems in broadcast, commercial studios, and live stage applications. The included 2x6 SE I/O card features stunning dynamic range with low distortion and noise for mastering-grade sonic quality. Its analog I/O includes two inputs on XLR 3-pin jacks and six outputs on a DB25 connector. Additional XLR, TOSLINK optical, and RCA coaxial jacks provide connectivity for AES/EBU, ADAT, and S/PDIF digital inputs and outputs.
 

The chassis utilizes two Dante ports to allow seamless integration with Dante systems, and Mini-DigiLink connectivity for high-speed data transfer rates and compatibility with your Pro Tools HD hardware. Its front panel presents a TFT touchscreen display, multifunction control knob, and high-power 1/4" stereo headphone output. Convenient remote setup and control is possible through Apogee Network Control software on your macOS or Windows 10 computer.

  • Symphony I/O Mk II Dante Chassis (No I/O Modules)

    The Apogee Electronics Symphony I/O Mk II Dante Chassis is an audio interface chassis designed to provide direct connectivity to Dante audio networks and Pro Tools HD systems for recording and mixing engineers in broadcast, post-production, studio, and live stage applications. It features primary and secondary Dante ports, a Mini-DigiLink port, BNC loop sync I/O, and BNC word clock I/O. A stereo 1/4" headphone jack enables quick and effective monitoring with a variety of headphone impedances.

    Configure and control the chassis via the color touchscreen display and large rotary control on the front panel, or enjoy comprehensive remote control of its settings by using Apogee's Network Control software on your macOS or Windows 10 computer. Install multiple I/O cards (available separately) for up to thirty-two channels of analog inputs and outputs.The Symphony I/O Mk II is made in the USA and ships with a power cable.

    Ideal for powerful audio-over-IP applications in post production, broadcast, live sound, or recording studio networks
    Uses Audinate's Dante Brooklyn II module, which features two Dante ports and plug-and-play media networking for up to 32 bidirectional channels at 96 kHz or 16 bidirectional channels at up to 192 kHz
    Pro Tools HD peripheral port allows Mini-DigiLink connectivity to your Pro Tools HDX, HD Native, or Core/Accel system for up to 32 bidirectional channels at up to 192 kHz (I/O modules available separately)
    Works seamlessly with any other Dante-powered devices
    High-fidelity DAC and headphone amplifier features Apogee's proprietary Constant Current Drive for robust power and smooth frequency response with any headphones
    High-resolution color touchscreen TFT display provides access to essential input and output settings, and shows signal levels, polarity, muting, phantom power, and Soft Limit status
    Large front-panel control for quick adjustment of selected parameter
    Supports multiple I/O cards (available separately) for up to 32 channels of analog inputs and outputs
    Ultra-low latency
    BNC loop sync I/O for synchronizing multiple Pro Tools HD audio interfaces
    BNC wordclock I/O for synchronizing external equipment
    Enhanced temperature controls are complemented by an improved fan and chassis ventilation design, which allows adequate component cooling to occur quietly
    Supports standalone mode for setup and operation without a computer—use the Symphony I/O Mk II with a hi-fi system or as a dedicated AD-DA converter
    Designed in California, made in the USA
    UPC: 805676302263
  • 2x6 SE Special Edition Mastering I/O Card for Symphony I/O Mk II

    The Apogee Electronics 2x6 SE is a special-edition mastering I/O card designed to deliver high-performance A/D and D/A conversion at up to 192 kHz for mixing and mastering engineers in personal, project, and commercial studios. It features low THD+N (-116 dB for analog inputs, -118 dB for analog outputs) and high dynamic range (124 dBA for analog inputs and 131 dBA for analog outputs) for uncompromising accuracy and detail.

    Its analog I/O includes two inputs on XLR 3-pin jacks and six outputs on a DB25 connector. Additional XLR, TOSLINK optical, and RCA coaxial jacks provide connectivity for AES/EBU, ADAT, and S/PDIF digital inputs and outputs. The 2x6 SE is easily installed in a Symphony I/O Mk II Thunderbolt or Pro Tools HD chassis.

     

    Note: Requires Symphony I/O Mk II Thunderbolt or Pro Tools HD chassis with available card slot.

    High-performance A/D-D/A conversion designed specifically for mastering engineers
    High dynamic range of 124 dBA for analog inputs and 131 dBA for analog outputs
    Low THD+N of -116 dB for analog inputs and -118 dB for analog outputs
    Two balanced analog line-level inputs via XLR 3-pin connectors
    Six channels of balanced analog line-level outputs via DB25 connector
    AES/EBU stereo digital I/O via XLR 3-pin jacks
    S/PDIF stereo digital I/O via RCA coaxial jacks
    ADAT, SMUX, or S/PDIF digital I/O via TOSLINK optical ports
    Supports 44.1 to 192 kHz sample rates
    Compatible with Apogee Symphony I/O Mk II Thunderbolt and Pro Tools HD chassis
    UPC: 805676302102
Table of Contents
  • 1Description
  • Symphony I/O Mk II Dante Chassis (No I/O Modules)
    Interface
    Channels of I/O Analog:
    0 Inputs / 2 Outputs at 192 kHz
    Max Sample Rate/Resolution 192 kHz / 24-Bit
    Display and Indicators 1 x Touchscreen (Clip, Clock Source, Control Mode, Dim, Input Level, Limit, Metering, Mono, Mute, Output Level, Phantom Power, Power, Sample Rate)
    Connectivity
    Host Connection 2 x RJ45 (Dante)
    1 x DigiLink Mini (Proprietary)
    Analog I/O 1 x 1/4" TRS Unbalanced Headphone Output
    Phantom Power None
    Digital I/O 1 x BNC (Loop Sync) Input
    1 x BNC (Loop Sync) Output
    1 x BNC (Word Clock) Input
    1 x BNC (Word Clock) Output
    MIDI I/O None
    Memory Card Slot None
    Performance
    Dynamic Range Headphone Out:
    121 dBA 
    THD+N Headphone Outputs:
     -110 dB 
    Digital Audio
    Sample Rates Up to 192 kHz
    Bit Depth Up to 24-Bit
    Sync Sources Dante, Internal, Word Clock
    Compatibility
    OS Compatibility macOS
    Windows
    Power
    Power Requirements AC Input
    AC Input Power 90 to 240 VAC at 50/60 Hz
    Power Consumption 150 W
    Physical
    Anti-Theft Features None
    Rackmount Size 2RU
    Dimensions 19 x 11.5 x 3.5" / 48.26 x 29.21 x 8.89 cm
    Weight 14.0 lb / 6.4 kg
  • 2x6 SE Special Edition Mastering I/O Card for Symphony I/O Mk II
    Inputs 2 x XLR 3-pin female (balanced)
    1 x AES/EBU XLR
    1 x ADAT optical
    1 x S/PDIF coaxial
    Outputs 1 x DB25 female (balanced, six channels)
    1 x AES/EBU XLR
    1 x ADAT TOSLINK optical
    1 x S/PDIF RCA coaxial
    Sample Rates 44.1 to 192 kHz
    Latency 1.35 ms (measured with Logic Pro X at 96 kHz with a 32 sample buffer)
    Dynamic Range Inputs: 124 dBA
    Outputs: 131 dBA
    THD+N Inputs: -116 dB
    Outputs: -118 dB
    Compatibility Apogee Symphony I/O Mk II chassis (non-SoundGrid)
    Power Requirement Powered via Symphony I/O Mk II chassis
    Dimensions Not specified by manufacturer
    Weight Not specified by manufacturer
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 13.9 x 12.2 x 3.4"

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