NAMM NEWS 2017: Universal Audio Apollo MK2 Interface

Apollo is back with a complete redesign of their popular 2×6 Thunderbolt audio interface. The Universal Audio Apollo MK2 Interface.

Universal Audio Apollo Twin MK II Thunderbolt Audio Interface


Available to buy with either Solo, Duo or new Quad Core processing, this 2-in/6-out interface has redesigned A/D and D/A conversion which helps to improve both dynamic range and ultra-low THD. It features Unison technology on the pre amps that’s said to deliver increased dynamic range and the front-panel DI is designed to mimic the sound of famous solid-state preamps, guitar amps and stompboxes such as those from Neve, API and Fender. and ultra-low THD.

The unit is a 24-bit/192kHz interface. There are two Unison mic/line inputs, two monitor outputs and two line outs at the rear, a headphone output and high-impedance instrument input on the front.

The unit contains greatly improved monitoring capabilities and bundled with the interface are UAD’s “Analog Classics” bundle of plug-ins including impressive compressors, EQ, distortion and lots more.