«Apollo 16 is Universal Audio’s flagship 24-bit / 192 kHz audio interface, delivering world-class conversion with 16 x 16 analog I/O — twice the analog connectivity of the original Apollo model. This uncompromising FireWire/Thunderbolt-ready* interface combines superior sound with powerful onboard UAD-2 QUAD processing. So you can track audio in real time through classic UAD analog emulation plug-ins — on both Mac and Windows 7.
With its professional connectivity and multi-unit cascading (for 32 x 32 analog I/O), the Apollo 16 sets a new standard in high-resolution recording with classic analog sound.
UA’s flagship FireWire/Thunderbolt-ready audio interface for Mac and Windows 7*
16 x 16 analog I/O via DB-25 connectors — ideal for mixing consoles, outboard preamps, etc.
Realtime UAD-2 QUAD processing for low-latency (sub-2ms) tracking and mixing w/ UAD Powered Plug-Ins**
Thunderbolt Option Card for next-generation connectivity to compatible Macs (sold separately)
Four stereo Cue mixes with fully assignable outputs
Multi-unit cascading over MADI merges two Apollo 16 units for 32 x 32 analog I/O
PT Mode allows easy insertion of outboard analog hardware in Pro Tools**
Virtual I/O feature for Realtime UAD Processing of virtual instruments and DAW tracks
Includes dedicated XLR monitor outs and stereo AES-EBU digital I/O
Includes Analog Classics plug-ins: LA-2A Classic Audio Leveler, 1176LN Limiting Amplifier, and Pultec EQP-1A EQ
Full recall of interface settings in DAW sessions via Console Recall plug-in (VST/RTAS/AU)
Full compatibility with UAD-2 DSP Accelerator systems »