Universal Audio Apollo Twin MKII Duo

2x6 Desktop Thunderbolt Audio Interface

  • With 2x SHARC DSP for running the UAD plug-ins without burdening the CPU of the host computer
  • 24 Bit / 192 kHz
  • Unison technology for the modelling of classic preamps on a tube and transistor basis, guitar amps and stomp boxes
  • Integrated talkback microphone
  • Monitoring functions such as monitor remote control and controls for mono, mute, DIM and ALT monitors
  • 2x Unison microphone/line combo inputs XLR/jack 6.3 mm
  • 2 Line outputs jack 6.3 mm
  • Hi-Z instrument input and headphone output, jack 6.3 mm
  • 2 Digitally controlled analogue monitor outputs, jack 6.3 mm
  • Optical digital input S/PDIF/ADAT
  • Thunderbolt connector
  • Power supply connection 12 V DC
  • Realtime Analog Classics Plugin bundle included
  • For Mac OS and Windows

Note: Thunderbolt cable not included

Further information

Recording / Playback Channels 10x6
Number of Mic Inputs 2
Number of Line Inputs 2
Number of Instrument Inputs 1
Number of Line Outputs 4
Headphone Outs 1
Phantom Power Yes
Number of S/PDIF Connectors 0
Number of ADAT Connectors 1
AES/EBU Connectors 0
Number of MADI Connectors 0
Ethernet 0
Other Connectors No
MIDI Connectors No
Word Clock No
Max. Samplerate 192 kHz
Max. Resolution in Bit 24 bit
Bus-Powered No
Incl. Power Supply Yes
Windows Driver Yes
Thunderbolt Version 2
Width in mm 160 mm
Depth in mm 149 mm
Height in mm 66 mm

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Great desktop audio interface

J106, 16.12.2017
I've had this unit for a month or so, and I'm liking it so far. Here are my thoughts on it.

PROS

1) Sounds great.
2) The buttons on the hardware are well laid out, the user experience is good.
3) No Duet-style breakout-cable.
3) The whole ecosystem (hardware, console, plug-ins, unison) seems good.
4) Haven't had any issues so far, seems very stable.

CONS

1) The price is quite high, and one could get by on a cheaper audio interface.
2) The UAD plug-ins can be quite heavy on resources.
3) The plug-ins are expensive when there isn't a campaign going on/you don't have discount vouchers.

The pros far outweigh the cons, so I can only recommend getting this if you've been thinking about it. It costs a bit more than many other audio interfaces, but you are not going to regret investing in it. Solid performance and ecosystem.
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Delroy, 09.04.2018
Wow! did not think thus would be as cool as what they were trying to make out. Easy to use quick to set-up. Great sound which utilises the famous UAD plugin range. Weapon in any home or portable studio set-up.
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