{"id":8206686081,"title":"Apogee Ensemble Thunderbolt Audio Interface","handle":"apogee-ensemble-thunderbolt-audio-interface","description":"\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"av-special-heading av-special-heading-h2 custom-color-heading blockquote modern-quote avia-builder-el-6 el_before_av_hr avia-builder-el-first av-inherit-size\"\u003e\n\u003ch2 class=\"av-special-heading-tag\" itemprop=\"headline\"\u003eSuperior Sound Quality. Powerful Plugin Performance. Lowest Latency.\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"hr hr-invisible avia-builder-el-7 el_after_av_heading el_before_av_one_half \"\u003e\u003cspan class=\"hr-inner \"\u003e\u003cspan class=\"hr-inner-style\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"flex_column av_one_half flex_column_div first avia-builder-el-8 el_after_av_hr el_before_av_one_half \"\u003e\n\u003csection class=\"av_textblock_section\" itemscope=\"itemscope\" itemtype=\"https:\/\/schema.org\/CreativeWork\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"avia_textblock \" itemprop=\"text\"\u003e\n\u003cp class=\"p1\"\u003e\u003cspan\u003eApogee Ensemble is the first Thunderbolt 2 audio interface to offer superior sound quality, the lowest latency performance and the most comprehensive studio functionality all in one box. Made for the professional home or commercial studio, Ensemble features legendary Apogee AD\/DA conversion, 8 Advanced Stepped Gain™ mic preamps, monitor controller functionality including talkback, front panel Guitar I\/O, two headphone outputs and digital connectivity for a total of 30 x 34 I\/O.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp class=\"p1\"\u003e\u003cspan\u003eWhen you buy and register your Apogee Ensemble, you have access to incredible prices on any Waves audio plugins you want. Registered Apogee Ensemble customers will receive a discount code good for 25% off a single plugin or 35% off any Waves bundle plus an additional $100 voucher* that can be used towards their next Waves plugin purchase. Ensemble’s Core Audio optimized DMA engine, custom audio driver and Thunderbolt 2 connection combined with the powerful processing of your Mac allow you to utilize more plugins and virtual instruments with the lowest latency performance of any native system.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp class=\"p1\"\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch2 class=\"p1\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSpecifications:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eHighlights\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e8 Mic preamps with up to 75 dB of gain and Advanced Stepped Gain circuit\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eThunderbolt connectivity for ultra-low latency (1.1ms round trip with Logic Pro X)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eFront panel Guitar I\/O with Class A JFET inputs, dual mode re-amp outputs\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eIncludes special offers on Waves plugins (available upon registration)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eTalkback functionality with built-in mic and control button\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e2 PurePower headphone outputs\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e10 separately assignable analog inputs\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e16 analog outputs of premium Apogee conversion\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/section\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-specs\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"flex_column av_one_half flex_column_div first avia-builder-el-6 el_after_av_one_full el_before_av_one_half column-top-margin\"\u003e\n\u003csection class=\"av_textblock_section\" itemscope=\"itemscope\" itemtype=\"https:\/\/schema.org\/CreativeWork\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"avia_textblock \" itemprop=\"text\"\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eSystem Requirements\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch4\u003eMac OS:\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eComputer: Thunderbolt-equipped Mac (iMac, Macbook Pro, Macbook Air, Mac Pro)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMemory: 4 GB RAM minimum, 8 GB recommended\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOS: 10.9.3 or greater\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eConnection: Any available Thunderbolt port on a Mac\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eCompatible Software:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAny Mac Core Audio compatible application\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eRecommended apps: Logic Pro, Pro Tools, GarageBand, MainStage, Final Cut, Ableton Live, Digital Performer, Studio One, Cubase, and Nuendo\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eIn the box:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eEnsemble\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e3-pin IEC power cable\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eRubber feet\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eQuick Start Guide\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eWarranty Booklet\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eFeatures:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eThunderbolt 2 Mac audio interface\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAnalog-to-digital conversion (ADC) for recording up to 24-bit\/192kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eProprietary Thunderbolt audio driver and ESS Sabre32 DAC offer full 32-bit playback\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eGroundbreaking low latency performance\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCore Audio-optimized hardware engine frees your Mac CPU\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e2 high-resolution OLED displays show levels and settings\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eInput select buttons and controller knob for convenient selection of parameters and settings\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e4 assignable buttons to control:\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eTalkback mic (built-in or external)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOutput settings such as speaker set selection, mute, dim, sum to mono Complete input\/output control with Apogee’s Maestro software\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eWorks with Pro Tools, Logic, Ableton and any Core Audio compliant app on Mac\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eDesigned in California – Assembled in the U.S.A.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eGeneral Info:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eDimensions: 19” X 12.125” X 1.73”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eWeight: 11.15 lbs.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAC IN 100-240V, 50-60 HZ, 65W MAX\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/section\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"flex_column av_one_half flex_column_div avia-builder-el-8 el_after_av_one_half el_before_av_section avia-builder-el-last column-top-margin\"\u003e\n\u003csection class=\"av_textblock_section\" itemscope=\"itemscope\" itemtype=\"https:\/\/schema.org\/CreativeWork\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"avia_textblock \" itemprop=\"text\"\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eAnalog Inputs:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e4 Combi mic\/line\/instrument inputs\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e2 1\/4″ balanced analog inserts\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e4 XLR mic\/line inputs\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e2 1\/4″ hi-z guitar\/instrument inputs with Class-A JFET input stage\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eDigital Inputs:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOptical IN: Supports ADAT, SMUX \u0026amp; S\/PDIF\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eADAT: 16 channels 44.1-48 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSMUX: 8 channels 88.2-96 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eS\/PDIF: 4 channels, up to 96 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCoax IN: 2 channels of S\/PDIF, up to 192 kHz on 1 RCA connector\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eWord clock input on BNC connector\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eBuilt-in Microphone:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMono omnidirectional condensor capsule on front panel\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eMic Preamps:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e8 Mic preamps\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eGain: Up to 75 dB and advanced stepped gain circuit design\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSelectable 48v phantom power, hi-pass filter, Soft Limit ̈ and polarity invert\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eEIN: 129dB (un-weighted) @ 60dB, 150Ohm input\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMax input level: +20dBu\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eInput impedance: 3K Ohm\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHi-Z:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMax input level 14 dBu\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eInput impedance: \u0026gt;2MOhm\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eAnalog Outputs:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e2 1\/4″ balanced monitor outputs\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e8 balanced outputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e2 independent 1\/4″ stereo headphone outputs\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e2 1\/4″ dual-mode guitar\/instrument outputs\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eDigital Outputs:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOptical OUT: Supports ADAT, SMUX \u0026amp; S\/PDIF\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eADAT: 16 channels 44.1-48 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSMUX: 8 channels 88.2-96 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eS\/PDIF: 4 channels, up to 96 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCoax OUT: 2 channels of S\/PDIF, up to 192 kHz on 1 RCA connector\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eWord clock output on BNC connector\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eA\/D conversion:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMax input level (+4dBu ref\/Mic): +20dBu\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMax input level (-10dBV ref): +6dBV\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eInput impedance: 5KOhm\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eFreq resp 10 Hz -20Khz: \u0026gt; +\/-0.2dB (@44.1Khz)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eRel. THD + N: -110dB (@ 96Khz)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eDyn. Range: 119dB (A-weighted)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eD\/A conversion:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMax output level (+4dBu ref): +20dBu\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMax output level (-10dBV ref): +6dBV\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eLine output impedance: 90 Ohm\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eFreq resp 10Hz -20 Khz: \u0026gt; +\/- 0.05dB (@44.1Khz)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eRel. THD+N : -114dB (@96Khz)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eDyn Range: 123dB (A-weighted)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eFront panel Guitar Output: impedance balanced\/max level 14 dBu\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eHeadphone Max output level: 19dBu\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eHeadphone Rel THD + N into 600 Ohm: -109dB\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eHeadphone Dyn Range: 120dB (A-weighted)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/section\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e","published_at":"2016-10-10T06:38:00+02:00","created_at":"2016-10-10T08:05:48+02:00","vendor":"Apogee","type":"Audio Interfaces","tags":["Apogee","Audio Interfaces","Computer Audio","Price Range_$2000 to $3000","Shop by brand_Apogee","Shop by category_Audio Interfaces","Shop by category_Thunderbolt Audio Interfaces","Thunderbolt Audio Interfaces"],"price":232900,"price_min":232900,"price_max":232900,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":249500,"compare_at_price_min":249500,"compare_at_price_max":249500,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":27388383745,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"ENSEMBLE THUNDERBOLT","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Apogee Ensemble Thunderbolt Audio Interface","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":232900,"weight":8480,"compare_at_price":249500,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":null,"inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"805676 301341"}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0292\/6125\/products\/Ensemble_Thunderbolt_New_3_Quarters_5304e26d-19ed-4a29-9aed-fda91087127e.png?v=1505051220","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0292\/6125\/products\/ensemble-front-rear-panel1_df6e5aa9-fd8d-4d55-85d9-b755b22de99f.png?v=1505051220","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0292\/6125\/products\/Ensemble_Thunderbolt_Front_Transparent_121c87a0-4e30-4f28-85e8-a56dfe3035ea.png?v=1505051220","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0292\/6125\/products\/Ensemble_Thunderbolt_Back_Transparent_Product_Tour_1440_85d06f69-ef6b-4b8f-ad60-ca8847850370.png?v=1505051220"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0292\/6125\/products\/Ensemble_Thunderbolt_New_3_Quarters_5304e26d-19ed-4a29-9aed-fda91087127e.png?v=1505051220","options":["Title"],"content":"\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"av-special-heading av-special-heading-h2 custom-color-heading blockquote modern-quote avia-builder-el-6 el_before_av_hr avia-builder-el-first av-inherit-size\"\u003e\n\u003ch2 class=\"av-special-heading-tag\" itemprop=\"headline\"\u003eSuperior Sound Quality. Powerful Plugin Performance. Lowest Latency.\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"hr hr-invisible avia-builder-el-7 el_after_av_heading el_before_av_one_half \"\u003e\u003cspan class=\"hr-inner \"\u003e\u003cspan class=\"hr-inner-style\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"flex_column av_one_half flex_column_div first avia-builder-el-8 el_after_av_hr el_before_av_one_half \"\u003e\n\u003csection class=\"av_textblock_section\" itemscope=\"itemscope\" itemtype=\"https:\/\/schema.org\/CreativeWork\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"avia_textblock \" itemprop=\"text\"\u003e\n\u003cp class=\"p1\"\u003e\u003cspan\u003eApogee Ensemble is the first Thunderbolt 2 audio interface to offer superior sound quality, the lowest latency performance and the most comprehensive studio functionality all in one box. Made for the professional home or commercial studio, Ensemble features legendary Apogee AD\/DA conversion, 8 Advanced Stepped Gain™ mic preamps, monitor controller functionality including talkback, front panel Guitar I\/O, two headphone outputs and digital connectivity for a total of 30 x 34 I\/O.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp class=\"p1\"\u003e\u003cspan\u003eWhen you buy and register your Apogee Ensemble, you have access to incredible prices on any Waves audio plugins you want. Registered Apogee Ensemble customers will receive a discount code good for 25% off a single plugin or 35% off any Waves bundle plus an additional $100 voucher* that can be used towards their next Waves plugin purchase. Ensemble’s Core Audio optimized DMA engine, custom audio driver and Thunderbolt 2 connection combined with the powerful processing of your Mac allow you to utilize more plugins and virtual instruments with the lowest latency performance of any native system.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp class=\"p1\"\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch2 class=\"p1\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSpecifications:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eHighlights\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e8 Mic preamps with up to 75 dB of gain and Advanced Stepped Gain circuit\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eThunderbolt connectivity for ultra-low latency (1.1ms round trip with Logic Pro X)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eFront panel Guitar I\/O with Class A JFET inputs, dual mode re-amp outputs\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eIncludes special offers on Waves plugins (available upon registration)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eTalkback functionality with built-in mic and control button\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e2 PurePower headphone outputs\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e10 separately assignable analog inputs\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e16 analog outputs of premium Apogee conversion\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/section\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-desc\" itemprop=\"description\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"sd-specs\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"flex_column av_one_half flex_column_div first avia-builder-el-6 el_after_av_one_full el_before_av_one_half column-top-margin\"\u003e\n\u003csection class=\"av_textblock_section\" itemscope=\"itemscope\" itemtype=\"https:\/\/schema.org\/CreativeWork\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"avia_textblock \" itemprop=\"text\"\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eSystem Requirements\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch4\u003eMac OS:\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eComputer: Thunderbolt-equipped Mac (iMac, Macbook Pro, Macbook Air, Mac Pro)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMemory: 4 GB RAM minimum, 8 GB recommended\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOS: 10.9.3 or greater\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eConnection: Any available Thunderbolt port on a Mac\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eCompatible Software:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAny Mac Core Audio compatible application\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eRecommended apps: Logic Pro, Pro Tools, GarageBand, MainStage, Final Cut, Ableton Live, Digital Performer, Studio One, Cubase, and Nuendo\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eIn the box:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eEnsemble\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e3-pin IEC power cable\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eRubber feet\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eQuick Start Guide\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eWarranty Booklet\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eFeatures:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eThunderbolt 2 Mac audio interface\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAnalog-to-digital conversion (ADC) for recording up to 24-bit\/192kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eProprietary Thunderbolt audio driver and ESS Sabre32 DAC offer full 32-bit playback\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eGroundbreaking low latency performance\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCore Audio-optimized hardware engine frees your Mac CPU\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e2 high-resolution OLED displays show levels and settings\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eInput select buttons and controller knob for convenient selection of parameters and settings\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e4 assignable buttons to control:\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eTalkback mic (built-in or external)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOutput settings such as speaker set selection, mute, dim, sum to mono Complete input\/output control with Apogee’s Maestro software\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eWorks with Pro Tools, Logic, Ableton and any Core Audio compliant 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panel\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eMic Preamps:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e8 Mic preamps\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eGain: Up to 75 dB and advanced stepped gain circuit design\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSelectable 48v phantom power, hi-pass filter, Soft Limit ̈ and polarity invert\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eEIN: 129dB (un-weighted) @ 60dB, 150Ohm input\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMax input level: +20dBu\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eInput impedance: 3K Ohm\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHi-Z:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMax input level 14 dBu\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eInput impedance: \u0026gt;2MOhm\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eAnalog Outputs:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e2 1\/4″ balanced monitor outputs\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e8 balanced outputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e2 independent 1\/4″ stereo headphone outputs\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e2 1\/4″ dual-mode guitar\/instrument outputs\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eDigital Outputs:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOptical OUT: Supports ADAT, SMUX \u0026amp; S\/PDIF\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eADAT: 16 channels 44.1-48 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSMUX: 8 channels 88.2-96 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eS\/PDIF: 4 channels, up to 96 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCoax OUT: 2 channels of S\/PDIF, up to 192 kHz on 1 RCA connector\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eWord clock output on BNC connector\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eA\/D conversion:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMax input level (+4dBu ref\/Mic): +20dBu\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMax input level (-10dBV ref): +6dBV\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eInput impedance: 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Apogee Ensemble Thunderbolt Audio Interface

Product Description
$2,329.00 $2,495.00
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Superior Sound Quality. Powerful Plugin Performance. Lowest Latency.

Apogee Ensemble is the first Thunderbolt 2 audio interface to offer superior sound quality, the lowest latency performance and the most comprehensive studio functionality all in one box. Made for the professional home or commercial studio, Ensemble features legendary Apogee AD/DA conversion, 8 Advanced Stepped Gain™ mic preamps, monitor controller functionality including talkback, front panel Guitar I/O, two headphone outputs and digital connectivity for a total of 30 x 34 I/O.

When you buy and register your Apogee Ensemble, you have access to incredible prices on any Waves audio plugins you want. Registered Apogee Ensemble customers will receive a discount code good for 25% off a single plugin or 35% off any Waves bundle plus an additional $100 voucher* that can be used towards their next Waves plugin purchase. Ensemble’s Core Audio optimized DMA engine, custom audio driver and Thunderbolt 2 connection combined with the powerful processing of your Mac allow you to utilize more plugins and virtual instruments with the lowest latency performance of any native system.

 

Specifications:

Highlights

  • 8 Mic preamps with up to 75 dB of gain and Advanced Stepped Gain circuit
  • Thunderbolt connectivity for ultra-low latency (1.1ms round trip with Logic Pro X)
  • Front panel Guitar I/O with Class A JFET inputs, dual mode re-amp outputs
  • Includes special offers on Waves plugins (available upon registration)
  • Talkback functionality with built-in mic and control button
  • 2 PurePower headphone outputs
  • 10 separately assignable analog inputs
  • 16 analog outputs of premium Apogee conversion

System Requirements

Mac OS:

  • Computer: Thunderbolt-equipped Mac (iMac, Macbook Pro, Macbook Air, Mac Pro)
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM minimum, 8 GB recommended
  • OS: 10.9.3 or greater
  • Connection: Any available Thunderbolt port on a Mac

Compatible Software:

  • Any Mac Core Audio compatible application
  • Recommended apps: Logic Pro, Pro Tools, GarageBand, MainStage, Final Cut, Ableton Live, Digital Performer, Studio One, Cubase, and Nuendo

In the box:

  • Ensemble
  • 3-pin IEC power cable
  • Rubber feet
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Warranty Booklet

Features:

  • Thunderbolt 2 Mac audio interface
  • Analog-to-digital conversion (ADC) for recording up to 24-bit/192kHz
  • Proprietary Thunderbolt audio driver and ESS Sabre32 DAC offer full 32-bit playback
    • Groundbreaking low latency performance
    • Core Audio-optimized hardware engine frees your Mac CPU
  • 2 high-resolution OLED displays show levels and settings
  • Input select buttons and controller knob for convenient selection of parameters and settings
  • 4 assignable buttons to control:
    • Talkback mic (built-in or external)
    • Output settings such as speaker set selection, mute, dim, sum to mono Complete input/output control with Apogee’s Maestro software
  • Works with Pro Tools, Logic, Ableton and any Core Audio compliant app on Mac
  • Designed in California – Assembled in the U.S.A.

General Info:

  • Dimensions: 19” X 12.125” X 1.73”
  • Weight: 11.15 lbs.
  • AC IN 100-240V, 50-60 HZ, 65W MAX

Analog Inputs:

  • 4 Combi mic/line/instrument inputs
    • 2 1/4″ balanced analog inserts
  • 4 XLR mic/line inputs
  • 2 1/4″ hi-z guitar/instrument inputs with Class-A JFET input stage

Digital Inputs:

  • Optical IN: Supports ADAT, SMUX & S/PDIF
    • ADAT: 16 channels 44.1-48 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors
    • SMUX: 8 channels 88.2-96 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors
    • S/PDIF: 4 channels, up to 96 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors
  • Coax IN: 2 channels of S/PDIF, up to 192 kHz on 1 RCA connector
  • Word clock input on BNC connector

Built-in Microphone:

  • Mono omnidirectional condensor capsule on front panel

Mic Preamps:

  • 8 Mic preamps
  • Gain: Up to 75 dB and advanced stepped gain circuit design
  • Selectable 48v phantom power, hi-pass filter, Soft Limit ̈ and polarity invert
  • EIN: 129dB (un-weighted) @ 60dB, 150Ohm input
  • Max input level: +20dBu
  • Input impedance: 3K Ohm

Hi-Z:

  • Max input level 14 dBu
  • Input impedance: >2MOhm

Analog Outputs:

  • 2 1/4″ balanced monitor outputs
  • 8 balanced outputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector
  • 2 independent 1/4″ stereo headphone outputs
  • 2 1/4″ dual-mode guitar/instrument outputs

Digital Outputs:

  • Optical OUT: Supports ADAT, SMUX & S/PDIF
    • ADAT: 16 channels 44.1-48 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors
    • SMUX: 8 channels 88.2-96 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors
    • S/PDIF: 4 channels, up to 96 kHz on 2 Toslink connectors
  • Coax OUT: 2 channels of S/PDIF, up to 192 kHz on 1 RCA connector
  • Word clock output on BNC connector

A/D conversion:

  • Max input level (+4dBu ref/Mic): +20dBu
  • Max input level (-10dBV ref): +6dBV
  • Input impedance: 5KOhm
  • Freq resp 10 Hz -20Khz: > +/-0.2dB (@44.1Khz)
  • Rel. THD + N: -110dB (@ 96Khz)
  • Dyn. Range: 119dB (A-weighted)

D/A conversion:

  • Max output level (+4dBu ref): +20dBu
  • Max output level (-10dBV ref): +6dBV
  • Line output impedance: 90 Ohm
  • Freq resp 10Hz -20 Khz: > +/- 0.05dB (@44.1Khz)
  • Rel. THD+N : -114dB (@96Khz)
  • Dyn Range: 123dB (A-weighted)
  • Front panel Guitar Output: impedance balanced/max level 14 dBu
  • Headphone Max output level: 19dBu
  • Headphone Rel THD + N into 600 Ohm: -109dB
  • Headphone Dyn Range: 120dB (A-weighted)
Sku: ENSEMBLE THUNDERBOLT
Vendor: Apogee

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