Universal Audio/AMS-Neve’s UAD-Nevana X2. Santa Cruz, CA (September 13, 2007)–Universal Audio and AMS-Neve have jointly launched the UAD-Nevana X2 for Mac OS X and Windows X64/XP/Vista. The UAD-Nevana X2 includes dual PCIe DSP cards and all seven of the UA/Neve Classic console plug-ins, including the 1073/1073SE EQ, 1081/1081SE EQ, 33609/33609SE bus compressor and 88RS channel strip in AU, VST and RTAS formats.
The UAD-Nevana X2 also includes the 14 UA Mix-Essentials plug-ins, plus a $200 voucher that can be used against any UAD plug-ins at the company’s website store.
“With superior sonic quality, expandability, 44.1-192 kHz session support, and mature X-platform drivers, the UAD-Nevana X2 represents the best value, most stable and flexible in-the-box mixing solution on the market today,” says Mike Barnes, VP of marketing for Universal Audio. “We are delighted to partner with Neve, combining our rich recording heritage and audio expertise to bring the legendary Neve sound to a new generation of DAW users. Every project studio can now afford to easily mix ‘n’ match plugs from the Neve’s Classic series and its flagship 88R to build their own custom Neve DAW consoles ranging from an 8-channel ‘in-board’ sidecar right up to a full 72-channel 88RS virtual console @44.1k with a fully expanded 4-card UAD system.”
Frank Massam, VP, business development, AMS-Neve, adds, “The UAD-Nevana X2 is the next and obvious step in our partnership with Universal Audio to bring the power, sound and heritage of our classic Neve consoles to a broader audience. We are delighted with this collaboration to date and will be working with UA to further develop this exciting portfolio in the near future.”