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Universal Audio UAD-2 QUAD Custom DSP Accelerator PCIe Card (with Custom Plug-in Bundle)

Install this quad-core PCI Express card in your Mac or PC tower to unlock the Analog Classics plug-in bundle and three more UAD plug-ins of your choice. (1) Read 1 review for this product | Rate and review this product
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The UAD-2 QUAD Custom DSP Accelerator contains Universal Audio's second most powerful PCIe processing card, coupled with a Custom software bundle that lets you choose any three UAD plug-in titles at registration. In creating UAD plug-ins, UA's DSP engineers work with the original hardware manufacturers -- using their exact schematics, golden units, and experienced ears -- to create fully authenticated plug-ins with all the warmth of classic analog equipment.

The UAD-2 QUAD Custom features four SHARC processors and easily installs into a PCIe-equipped desktop computer or compatible expansion chassis (PCIe or Thunderbolt*), giving your Mac or PC an immediate boost in audio quality and mix processing power.

Learn more with this video from Universal Audio:


The UAD-2 QUAD Custom includes UA's "Analog Classics" plug-in bundle and it lets users select any three additional UAD plug-in titles from a world-renowned library that includes Ampex, Manley, Lexicon, EMT, Empirical Labs, Neve, Roland, Fairchild, Harrison, Little Labs, Studer, SSL, and more (sold separately).

Fully Mac and Windows 7-compatible, the UAD-2 QUAD Custom is easy to use. Just install the software, install the PCIe card, and start mixing with some of the world's finest audio plug-ins.

Features:

- Powerful four-processor DSP Accelerator Card (PCIe format) compatible with Intel-based Macs and Windows 7 PCs
- Provides access to award-winning UAD Powered Plug-Ins library
- Custom software bundle lets users "pick any 3" UAD plug-in titles within 45 days of registration**
- Ideal for professional users running larger projects w/ higher plug-in instances and/or higher sample rates
- Compatible with Pro Tools, Logic Pro, Cubase, Live, and more
- Includes "Analog Classics" plug-in bundle, featuring Legacy editions of the LA-2A Classic Audio Leveler, 1176LN / 1176SE Classic Limiting Amplifier, Pultec EQP-1A, Pultec Pro, and RealVerb Pro plug-ins
- Can be combined with other UAD-2 devices, including UAD-2 PCIe card(s), UAD-2 Satellite, and Apollo / Apollo 16 audio interfaces
- Connect to Thunderbolt-equipped Macs via a compatible chassis* (sold separately)
- VST/AU/RTAS and 64-bit compatible
- Also available as UAD-2 QUAD Core package

*Thunderbolt connectivity is available for Mac only. Visit www.uaudio.com/support/uad for a complete list of qualified PCIe expansion and PCIe-to-Thunderbolt expansion chassis.

**Purchasers must select all 3 individual Custom Software Bundle plug-ins simultaneously, within 45 days of product registration. Purchasers failing to select all 3 plug-ins within 45 days of registration will automatically receive 3 UAD plug-ins of UA's choosing, free of charge (but no more than 3 Custom Software Bundle plug-ins total). See www.uaudio.com for complete details.

zZounds is an authorized dealer of Universal Audio products.

Minimum System Requirements:

- (Win) Windows 7 64-Bit Edition w/ SP1
- (Mac) OS X 10.6.8 Snow Leopard, 10.7 Lion, or 10.8 Mountain Lion
- 2 GB available disk space
- Available PCI Express (PCIe) slot for each UAD-2 card
- Available FireWire 800 port for UAD-2 Satellite, Apollo, or Apollo 16
- 1024 x 800 minimum display resolution
- Internet connection to download software and authorize UAD plug-ins
- Compatible VST, Audio Units, or RTAS plug-in host application software
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Shipping Weight: 2 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 13 x 9 x 3 in
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 877-698-2834
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zZounds has verified that this customer bought this product from us. "Great Product, graet service, very pleased!!"
Overall: Hat's off first to ZZounds for fast and on time service. Product arrived in execellent shape and on time. I had heard a lot about the UAD-Dsp plug-ins all good by the way. So finally deciding to take the plunge can say everything I've heard is true. I've used numerous other plug-ins but none seem to add the level of dimensionality the UAD does. Although my Liquid mix is also really nice the UAD's definitley deliver as advertised and beyond. Really the only con I can see is not getting all the plugs at once, the demos make you want them all!
Style of Music: Gospel: HipHop, Rap Soul, R&B
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