Universal Audio Apollo x8p review: specs & price

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18x22 Thunderbolt 3 Audio Interface

The Universal Audio Apollo x8p is a 18x22 Thunderbolt 3 Audio Interface with a 24 Bit / 192 kHz, Compatible with Thunderbolt 2 with optional Thunderbolt 2 to...

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Name Apogee Symphony I/O Mk2 TB 32x32MOTU HDx-SDi ThunderboltFocusrite Red 16 LineApogee Symphony I/O Mk2 TB ChassisMOTU 1248 AVBApogee Symphony I/O Mk2 TB 8+8mpSlate Digital VRS8Focusrite Red 8 PreAvid Pro Tools Ult TB Core+SoftwareApogee Symphony I/O Mk2 TB 8x8
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Description Modular Audio Recording InterfaceVideo Editing & Monitoring Hardware64 x 64 Thunderbolt 3 Audio InterfaceModular Audio Recording Interface with ThunderboltAudio InterfaceModular Audio Recording InterfaceThunderbolt Audio Interface (Mac Version)64 x 64 Thunderbolt 2 Audio InterfaceThunderbolt Interface for Native Protools HD SoftwareModular Audio Recording Interface
Module 116 x 16 analog I / O (Mk II)----8 x 8 analog I / O 8 × 8 AES / Optical I / O (Mk II)----
Module 216 x 16 analog I / O (Mk II)----8 Channel Mic Preamp----
CompatibilityThunderbolt Mac OS 10.9.5 and higher--Thunderbolt Mac OS 10.9.5 and higher-Thunderbolt Mac OS 10.9.5 and higher---Thunderbolt Mac OS 10.9.5 and higher
Format19 "/ 2U19 "/ 1 U-19 "/ 2U19 "/ 1U19 "/ 2U---19 "/ 2U
Dimensions450 x 292 x 89 mm44 x 483 x 197 mm-450 x 292 x 89 mm-450 x 292 x 89 mm19 "1U19 "x 1 U x 340 mm-450 x 292 x 89 mm
Recording / Playback Channels36x3816x1664x640x2128x12822x208x1264x640x218x20
Number of Mic Inputs0020488800
Number of Line Inputs32101608881608
Number of Instrument Inputs0020242200
Number of Line Outputs32818012881808
Headphone Outs1121212211
Phantom Power
Number of S/PDIF Connectors2010110101
Number of ADAT Connectors0020220202
AES/EBU Connectors0200040004
Number of MADI Connectors0000000000
Ethernet0020100200
Other Connectors HDX Port 2xHDX Port2xHDX Port
MIDI Connectors
Word Clock1xIn, 1xOut 1xIn, 1xOut1xIn, 1xOut1xIn, 1xOut1xIn, 1xOut1xIn, 1xOut1xIn, 1xOut 1xIn, 1xOut
Max. Samplerate192 kHz96 kHz192 kHz192 kHz192 kHz192 kHz192 kHz192 kHz192 kHz192 kHz
Max. Resolution in Bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit24 bit
Bus-Powered
Incl. Power Supply
Windows Thunderbolt driver
Thunderbolt Version2232222222
Width in mm450 mm483 mm483 mm450 mm483 mm450 mm483 mm483 mm-450 mm
Depth in mm292 mm177 mm340 mm292 mm177 mm292 mm0 mm340 mm-292 mm
Height in mm89 mm44 mm44 mm89 mm44 mm89 mm44 mm44 mm-89 mm

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Universal Audio Apollo Twin Mkii £700
  • UNIVERSAL AUDIO APOLLO TWIN MKII £700. Used a few times not even so much as a fingerprint on it it’s absolutely immaculate as is the box basically it’s a new unit for a used price lives in a smoke free clean environment always boxed when not in use purchased in January bank transfer on collection only please no PayPal eBay transaction or cash on collection sorry £700 not £360 that’s the maximum amount I can list this month and before anyone asks £700 is my best price and I’m only prepared to meet at my home and I will not post thanks
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Universal Audio UAD Apollo Quad Firewire Interface
  • Universal Audio UAD Apollo Quad Firewire Interface. Used in studio reliably for many years, now replaced by new unit, so selling on.Left Headphone jack on front panel crackles and is intermittent and requires cleaning / attention, otherwise supplied fully working, with marks you’d expect from being fitted in a studio. Supplied with power supply, FireWire cable as well as FireWire PCIe card for PC use if your motherboard is lacking connectivity - please also note this unit can be upgraded to thunderbolt connection with the available UAD card. Will be posted in proper UAD packaging to ensure safe delivery.
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  • Item location: LONDON, GB
UAD Universal Audio Apollo Twin USB3 & Plug Ins
  • Duo Core USB3 Windows. Universal Audio Apollo Twin. Galaxy Tape Echo Plug-In for UAD-2. UA 610-B Tube Preamp and EQ Plug-In for UAD-2. UA 610-A Tube Preamp and EQ Plug-In for UAD-2. Softube Bass Amp Room Plug-In for UAD-2.
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Universal Audio UAD Apollo Twin MK-1 Solo Thunderbolt Desktop Audio Interface
  • Universal Audio UAD Apollo Twin MK-1 Solo Thunderbolt Desktop Audio Interface. Recognised by computer and comes up. Does not make clicking sound or lets audio out or record. Think it needs a new preamp
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Universal Audio Apollo x6 Thunderbolt 3 Audio Interface + plugins+ original box
  • List below. Apollo x6 Thunderbolt 3 ,been used just a bit, perfect condition with no scratch. (the screen protection stickers is still on). - Apollo X6. Galaxy Tape Echo Plug-In for UAD-2. Oxide Tape Plug-In for UAD-2.
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Universal Audio Apollo Twin USB & Plug Ins
  • This has been a great servant and has been in use since 2015. With a child on the way I no longer have room for a studio, but my loss can be your gain. UA 1176 Limiter Collection Plug-In for UAD-2. UA 610-B Tube Preamp and EQ Plug-In for UAD-2.
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Universal Audio Apollo 8 QUAD Firewire Audio Interface
  • Universal Audio Apollo 8 QUAD Firewire Audio Interface in Mint condition. • Superior-sounding 18 x 24 FireWire audio interface with UA analog design. The Apollo has been thoroughly checked over by our experienced technician and has had little use after it's unboxing by the previous and only owner.
  • Item location: MANCHESTER, GB
Universal Audio Apollo 8 Thunderbolt Interface UAD Quad Mk2 - Including Plugins.
  • Universal Audio Apollo 8 Quad core Thunderbolt Interface Great used condition, this has never skipped a beat. Includes original box and power supply, as well as a genuine Apple Thunderbolt 2 cable. You’ll see in the photos of it mounted, the headphone pots don’t have the small black indication marks on them. These peeled off when I was cleaning the unit up unfortunately. Of course this doesn’t effect the performance/use at all and is purely cosmetic. UAD analog classics plug-in bundle included when registering to your account. Other units in photos not included!
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Universal Audio Apollo Twin Duo MKI Thunderbolt used condition 
  • Universal Audio Apollo Twin Duo MKI Thunderbolt used condition. The Apollo twin is in used but excellent condition as it hasn’t been used a great deal. Registered in my name on uad website so will transfer on saleI also have a octo core satalite for sale, check my other listing.Will ship other courier fully insured for value of item.Can collect too if preferred.
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UNIVERSAL AUDIO APOLLO TWIN MKII £700 With Custom Made Case
  • UNIVERSAL AUDIO APOLLO TWIN MKII £700 With Custom Made Case. Comes exactly as pictures No cablesJust casing
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Universal Audio Apollo Twin Duo USB  - Boxed Excellent condition
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UAD APOLLO UAD 2 Duo - Silver Face - THUNDERBOLT 3 UPGRADED 
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Description

The Universal Audio Apollo x8p is a 18x22 Thunderbolt 3 Audio Interface with a 24 Bit / 192 kHz, Compatible with Thunderbolt 2 with optional Thunderbolt 2 to 3 adapter (not included), Support for surround formats up to 7.1 with speaker calibration and downmix, Dual crystal clocking for low-jitter environment and pure, artifact-free recording and stable stereo imaging, 6-Core SHARC DSP for internal UAD real-time processing, 8 Unison microphone amplifiers, 2 ADAT inputs and outputs, BNC Word clock input and output, 2 Thunderbolt 3 sockets, 48V Phantom power, PAD, Low cut, Phase reverse, Switch for monitor switching, Dim or mono assignable function button, LED meter, Integrated talkback microphone, Support for surround formats up to 7.1 with speaker calibration and downmix, Dual crystal clocking for low-jitter environment and pure, artifact-free recording and stable stereo imaging, For Mac / Windows, Up to 4 Apollos cascadable with Thunderbolt connection & Includes external power supply and Realtime Analog Classics Plus bundle. The retail price is 2822.33 £. Buy Universal Audio Apollo x8p at Thomann UK.

Specifications

8 Microphone/line combo inputsXLR + 6.3 mm jack
2 Hi-Z inputs6.3 mm jack
8x Line inputsSub-D25
2 Monitor outputs6.3 mm jack
8x Line outputsSub-D25
2 Stereo headphone connections6.3 mm jack
Build19" / 1 U
Recording / Playback Channels18x22
Number of Mic Inputs8
Number of Line Inputs8
Number of Instrument Inputs2
Number of Line Outputs10
Headphone Outs2
Phantom PowerYes
Number of S/PDIF Connectors0
Number of ADAT Connectors2
AES/EBU Connectors0
Number of MADI Connectors0
Ethernet0
Other ConnectorsNo
MIDI ConnectorsNo
Word Clock1xIn, 1xOut
Max. Samplerate192 kHz
Max. Resolution in Bit24 bit
Bus-PoweredNo
Incl. Power SupplyYes
Windows Thunderbolt driverYes
Thunderbolt Version3
Width in mm483 mm
Depth in mm308 mm
Height in mm44 mm

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