Scotts Valley, CA (September 24, 2014)—Universal Audio has announced a new line of UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt DSP Accelerators, shipping early October.
UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt DSP Accelerators will reportedly allow users to “supercharge” their systems and run larger mixes filled with DSP-intensive plug-ins. The units provide full access to UAD Powered Plug-Ins, including exclusive plug-ins from Studer, Ampex, Lexicon, Neve, Manley, SSL, and more.
Available in QUAD or OCTO models with a choice of four or eight SHARC processors, UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt DSP Accelerators can also be integrated alongside UAD-2 PCIe cards and Thunderbolt-enabled Apollo interfaces, including Apollo Twin, Apollo, and Apollo 16.
UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt DSP Accelerators are available in Core, Custom, and Ultimate software packages. The Core package includes the Analog Classics Plus plug-in bundle, while Custom adds a choice of any three individual UAD plug-ins at registration. The Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO Ultimate has more than 79 UA-developed plug-ins—up to and including UAD software v7.8.