The Apogee Duet 2 USB Audio Interface is the best solution for capturing your music to your Mac. With Duet 2 make studio quality recordings of vocals guitars bass keyboards drums and anything musical. Purchase this Apogee Duet and receive a free copy of Waves Silver VST software upon registration. Please note Waves is not compatible with iOS devices the plugin is designed for Mac OS X and Windows.
Apogee Duet Audio Interface Apogees Duet is the most respected portable audio interface ever. Along with receiving many industry awards Duet has also been instrumental in the creation of numerous GRAMMY winning records. While others have been trying to emulate its sound quality ease of use and innovative design we have been busy making an even better Duet. Duet 2 builds on the incredible success of its predecessor by incorporating customer feedback adding advanced new features and delivering even better sound quality than the original. Using the very latest technology and drawing upon the experience of developing Apogees new flagship audio interface Symphony I/O Apogee engineers rebuilt Duet to achieve a difference you can hear. From the mic preamps to the AD/DA converters Duet 2 offers the best of everything Apogee allowing you to capture your audio with even more clarity and dimension than the original Duet. This is professional sound quality you can take anywhere. Smooth detailed world-class mic preamps The Duet 2 mic preamps feature a new design all new components and seamless click-free transitions as the gain increases and decreases throughout the incredible range of 0-75dB. This unprecedented feature allows you to dial in the perfect level while delivering ultra-low noise and smooth crisp detail. Most importantly the Duet 2 mic preamps are optimized for any sound source so no matter what you are recording you?ll capture every detail. Pristine next generation AD/DA converters Much like the mic preamps the Duet 2 AD/DA converters are an all-new design and deliver the purest recordings and best listening experience possible. This totally new design takes the personal studio to the next level with state-of-the-art components and next-generation conversion. Full Colour OLED Display New to Duet 2 is a full color OLED display. This high resolution screen is the main control center for Duet 2 delivering visual feedback for multiple functions including metering numeric value for input and output levels input grouping and phase muting phantom power and Soft Limit indication. With this display you know the status of any input and output at any given moment without having to refer to Maestro or your recording software. Configurable Touch Pads Duet 2 also introduces configurable touch pads. The 2 touch pads located on either side of the encoder knob allow you to quickly access output functions such as “Mute Outputs” “Dim Outputs” “Sum to Mono” or “Toggle Headphone Source”. Each are assignable using a drop-down menu within Apogees new Maestro 2. This unique feature allows you to select the function you want and access it directly from Duet 2 without having to look at software. Redesigned Breakout Cable Duet 2s new breakout cable is greatly streamlined with 2 combination mic/instrument connectors (XLR and 1/4″) built into a single connector and 2 balanced 1/4″ connectors for speakers. The elegant single cable-to-junction design allows for easy cable management and the locking connection to Duet 2 is robust and stylish. Multi-function Controller Knob Along with its sleek aluminum chassis the multi-function controller knob is one of the most recognizable features of Duets design. This central control feature allows you to quickly and easily toggle thru Duet 2s inputs and outputs and set levels while looking at Duet 2s dynamic OLED display. Reviews “Youll struggle to find a company whose approach is so tailored to the Apple product range with rock-solid integration guaranteed. The audio quality of the Duet 2 is extremely good too blowing most of the competition away.” – MusicRadar “Handsome great-sounding easy to use with a very attractive on-board display – whats not to like about the Duet 2? I dont think youll find an equivalent that matches the sound quality and close Mac integration of the Duet 2.” – Sound on Sound “The Duet 2 is actually great just as a headphone amp for listening through higher-end open-backed and closed-back headphones for monitoring or just enjoying music.” – PC Mag Features/Specifications: Audio Interface: USB 2.0 Mac audio interface Analog Inputs: Combination Line/Mic/Instrument Line Outputs: Balanced line outputs +20 dBu maximum output level Headphone Output: 1 Independent stereo headphone output Preamps: 2 Microphone preamps with up to 75dB of gain Display: Top panel high resolution OLED display Controller: Multi-function controller knob Touch Pads: Two assignable top panel touch pads Mute: Mute speakers headphones or all outputs Compatible Software Compatible with any Core Audio compliant application including: Logic GarageBand MainStage Soundtrack Pro Pro Tools 9 Ableton Live Cubase Apogee Recording-and-Computers QKU
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