{"id":8206266817,"title":"Apogee Symphony I\/O Mk II - 8 x 8 Thunderbolt","handle":"apogee-symphony-i-o-mk-ii-8-x-8-thunderbolt","description":"\u003cdiv class=\"flex_column av_one_half flex_column_div av-zero-column-padding first avia-builder-el-4 el_after_av_one_full el_before_av_one_half column-top-margin\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"avia-image-container av-styling- avia-builder-el-5 avia-builder-el-no-sibling avia-align-left \" itemscope=\"itemscope\" itemtype=\"https:\/\/schema.org\/ImageObject\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"avia-image-container-inner\"\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"flex_column av_one_half flex_column_div av-zero-column-padding avia-builder-el-6 el_after_av_one_half el_before_av_hr column-top-margin\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"avia-image-container av-styling- avia-builder-el-7 avia-builder-el-no-sibling avia-align-left \" itemscope=\"itemscope\" itemtype=\"https:\/\/schema.org\/ImageObject\"\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"hr hr-invisible avia-builder-el-8 el_after_av_one_half el_before_av_one_half \"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan class=\"hr-inner \"\u003e\u003cspan class=\"hr-inner-style\"\u003eOverview Highlights\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"hr hr-invisible avia-builder-el-8 el_after_av_one_half el_before_av_one_half \"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan class=\"hr-inner \"\u003e\u003cspan class=\"hr-inner-style\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"flex_column av_one_half flex_column_div av-zero-column-padding first avia-builder-el-9 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\"\u003eSymphony I\/O Mk II is a multi-channel audio interface featuring Apogee’s newest flagship AD\/DA conversion, modular I\/O (up to 32 inputs and outputs), intuitive touchscreen display and optional world-class microphone preamps. Designed to deliver professional sound quality for audio recording, mixing and mastering, Symphony I\/O Mk II is the ultimate music production centerpiece for any modern studio.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp class=\"p1\"\u003eThe new Symphony I\/O Mk II comes with direct connectivity to one of three different platforms – Thunderbolt™, Pro Tools® HD or Waves SoundGrid® network.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch2 class=\"p1\"\u003e\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/section\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"flex_column av_one_half flex_column_div av-zero-column-padding avia-builder-el-11 el_after_av_one_half 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\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eBest AD\/DA conversion of any Thunderbolt™ audio interface\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eUp to 32 channels of modular analog I\/O with optional 8 mic preamps\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eBest per-channel value of any interface in its category\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eChoice of Thunderbolt, Pro Tools® HD (Mac\/PC) or Waves SoundGrid® connectivity*\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eUltra-low latency performance\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eIntuitive touchscreen display and front panel control\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOption card slot for future platform flexibility\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eDesigned in California, Built in the U.S.A.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003eWaves SoundGrid connectivity available Fall 2016\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/section\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"flex_column av_one_half flex_column_div av-zero-column-padding first avia-builder-el-13 el_after_av_one_half 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 class=\"p1\"\u003eInput and Output Flexibility\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp class=\"p2\"\u003eThere is a Symphony I\/O Mk II solution for everyone; the home studio, project studio, commercial recording studio and scoring stage. Choose from four base I\/O configurations, 2×6, 8×8, 16×16, or 8×8 with 8 mic preamps and easily expand as your studio grows. With two module slots and the capacity for up to 32 inputs and outputs of A\/D \u0026amp; D\/A conversion per unit, Symphony I\/O Mk II offers the best per-channel value of any interface in its category.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/section\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"flex_column av_one_half flex_column_div av-zero-column-padding avia-builder-el-15 el_after_av_one_half el_before_av_hr 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 class=\"p1\"\u003eLegendary Sound Quality\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp class=\"p1\"\u003eApogee engineers have made it their passion to improve every new flagship product by using the latest in electrical components and designing optimized circuitry that often exceeds the expectations of the component manufacturer. This is the Apogee Advantage. Symphony I\/O Mk II is the culmination of this 30 year commitment and raises the bar on all Apogee products before it with even better audio clarity and sonic transparency. In fact, when equipped with either the new 8×8 or 16×16 Mk II I\/O modules, Symphony I\/O Mk II outperforms all other multi-channel audio interfaces available for Pro Tools HD or Thunderbolt based systems, making it the flagship audio interface for the entire professional audio industry and the obvious choice for countless GRAMMY winning artists, producers, songwriters and engineers.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eINPUTS\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAnalog IN: 8 balanced inputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e*AES-EBU IN: 8 inputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e(192k single wide compatible)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e*Optical IN: Supports ADAT, SMUX \u0026amp; S\/PDIF\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eADAT: 8 channels 44.1-48 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSMUX: 8 channels 88.2-96 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eS\/PDIF: 2 channels, up to 96 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCoax IN: 2 channels of S\/PDIF, up to 192 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eOUTPUTS\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAnalog OUT: 8 balanced outputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e*AES-EBU OUT: 8 outputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e(192k single wide compatible)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e*Optical OUT: Supports ADAT, SMUX \u0026amp; S\/PDIF\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eADAT: 8 channels 44.1-48 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSMUX: 8 channels 88.2-96 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eS\/PDIF: 2 channels, up to 96 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCoax OUT: 2 channels of S\/PDIF, up to 192 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003e*Dig I\/O hardware switch selects AES or Optical digital I\/O format\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"hr hr-default avia-builder-el-9 el_after_av_hr el_before_av_hr \"\u003e\u003cspan class=\"hr-inner \"\u003e\u003cspan class=\"hr-inner-style\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cb\u003eConnection:\u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThunderbolt cable (Sold separately)\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cb\u003ePerformance:\u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan\u003e44.1kHz – 192kHz\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eLatency: 1.35 ms with Logic Pro X (96 kHz \/ 32 buffer)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cb\u003eComputer:\u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThunderbolt-enabled Mac computer, including Mac Pro, MacBook Pro, Mac mini, iMac \u0026amp; 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Designed to deliver professional sound quality for audio recording, mixing and mastering, Symphony I\/O Mk II is the ultimate music production centerpiece for any modern studio.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp class=\"p1\"\u003eThe new Symphony I\/O Mk II comes with direct connectivity to one of three different platforms – Thunderbolt™, Pro Tools® HD or Waves SoundGrid® network.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch2 class=\"p1\"\u003e\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/section\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"flex_column av_one_half flex_column_div av-zero-column-padding avia-builder-el-11 el_after_av_one_half 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\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eBest AD\/DA conversion of any Thunderbolt™ audio interface\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eUp to 32 channels of modular analog I\/O with optional 8 mic preamps\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eBest per-channel value of any interface in its category\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eChoice of Thunderbolt, Pro Tools® HD (Mac\/PC) or Waves SoundGrid® connectivity*\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eUltra-low latency performance\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eIntuitive touchscreen display and front panel control\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOption card slot for future platform flexibility\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eDesigned in California, Built in the U.S.A.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003eWaves SoundGrid connectivity available Fall 2016\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/section\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"flex_column av_one_half flex_column_div av-zero-column-padding first avia-builder-el-13 el_after_av_one_half 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 class=\"p1\"\u003eInput and Output Flexibility\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp class=\"p2\"\u003eThere is a Symphony I\/O Mk II solution for everyone; the home studio, project studio, commercial recording studio and scoring stage. Choose from four base I\/O configurations, 2×6, 8×8, 16×16, or 8×8 with 8 mic preamps and easily expand as your studio grows. With two module slots and the capacity for up to 32 inputs and outputs of A\/D \u0026amp; D\/A conversion per unit, Symphony I\/O Mk II offers the best per-channel value of any interface in its category.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/section\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"flex_column av_one_half flex_column_div av-zero-column-padding avia-builder-el-15 el_after_av_one_half el_before_av_hr 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 class=\"p1\"\u003eLegendary Sound Quality\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp class=\"p1\"\u003eApogee engineers have made it their passion to improve every new flagship product by using the latest in electrical components and designing optimized circuitry that often exceeds the expectations of the component manufacturer. This is the Apogee Advantage. Symphony I\/O Mk II is the culmination of this 30 year commitment and raises the bar on all Apogee products before it with even better audio clarity and sonic transparency. In fact, when equipped with either the new 8×8 or 16×16 Mk II I\/O modules, Symphony I\/O Mk II outperforms all other multi-channel audio interfaces available for Pro Tools HD or Thunderbolt based systems, making it the flagship audio interface for the entire professional audio industry and the obvious choice for countless GRAMMY winning artists, producers, songwriters and engineers.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eINPUTS\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAnalog IN: 8 balanced inputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e*AES-EBU IN: 8 inputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e(192k single wide compatible)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e*Optical IN: Supports ADAT, SMUX \u0026amp; S\/PDIF\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eADAT: 8 channels 44.1-48 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSMUX: 8 channels 88.2-96 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eS\/PDIF: 2 channels, up to 96 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCoax IN: 2 channels of S\/PDIF, up to 192 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eOUTPUTS\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAnalog OUT: 8 balanced outputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e*AES-EBU OUT: 8 outputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e(192k single wide compatible)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e*Optical OUT: Supports ADAT, SMUX \u0026amp; S\/PDIF\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eADAT: 8 channels 44.1-48 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSMUX: 8 channels 88.2-96 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eS\/PDIF: 2 channels, up to 96 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCoax OUT: 2 channels of S\/PDIF, up to 192 kHz\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003e*Dig I\/O hardware switch selects AES or Optical digital I\/O format\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"hr hr-default avia-builder-el-9 el_after_av_hr el_before_av_hr \"\u003e\u003cspan class=\"hr-inner \"\u003e\u003cspan class=\"hr-inner-style\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cb\u003eConnection:\u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThunderbolt cable (Sold separately)\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cb\u003ePerformance:\u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan\u003e44.1kHz – 192kHz\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eLatency: 1.35 ms with Logic Pro X (96 kHz \/ 32 buffer)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cb\u003eComputer:\u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThunderbolt-enabled Mac computer, including Mac Pro, MacBook Pro, Mac mini, iMac \u0026amp; MacBook Air\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan\u003eOperating System: Mac OS 10.9.5 or greater\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cb\u003eControl:\u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan\u003eMaestro app (included in software installer) and front panel touchscreen\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cb\u003eCompatible Software:\u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan\u003eLogic Pro X\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan\u003eAny Core Audio application on Mac\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/section\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e"}

Apogee Symphony I/O Mk II - 8 x 8 Thunderbolt

Product Description
Overview Highlights

Symphony I/O Mk II is a multi-channel audio interface featuring Apogee’s newest flagship AD/DA conversion, modular I/O (up to 32 inputs and outputs), intuitive touchscreen display and optional world-class microphone preamps. Designed to deliver professional sound quality for audio recording, mixing and mastering, Symphony I/O Mk II is the ultimate music production centerpiece for any modern studio.

The new Symphony I/O Mk II comes with direct connectivity to one of three different platforms – Thunderbolt™, Pro Tools® HD or Waves SoundGrid® network.

  • Best AD/DA conversion of any Thunderbolt™ audio interface
  • Up to 32 channels of modular analog I/O with optional 8 mic preamps
  • Best per-channel value of any interface in its category
  • Choice of Thunderbolt, Pro Tools® HD (Mac/PC) or Waves SoundGrid® connectivity*
  • Ultra-low latency performance
  • Intuitive touchscreen display and front panel control
  • Option card slot for future platform flexibility
  • Designed in California, Built in the U.S.A.

Waves SoundGrid connectivity available Fall 2016

Input and Output Flexibility

There is a Symphony I/O Mk II solution for everyone; the home studio, project studio, commercial recording studio and scoring stage. Choose from four base I/O configurations, 2×6, 8×8, 16×16, or 8×8 with 8 mic preamps and easily expand as your studio grows. With two module slots and the capacity for up to 32 inputs and outputs of A/D & D/A conversion per unit, Symphony I/O Mk II offers the best per-channel value of any interface in its category.

Legendary Sound Quality

Apogee engineers have made it their passion to improve every new flagship product by using the latest in electrical components and designing optimized circuitry that often exceeds the expectations of the component manufacturer. This is the Apogee Advantage. Symphony I/O Mk II is the culmination of this 30 year commitment and raises the bar on all Apogee products before it with even better audio clarity and sonic transparency. In fact, when equipped with either the new 8×8 or 16×16 Mk II I/O modules, Symphony I/O Mk II outperforms all other multi-channel audio interfaces available for Pro Tools HD or Thunderbolt based systems, making it the flagship audio interface for the entire professional audio industry and the obvious choice for countless GRAMMY winning artists, producers, songwriters and engineers.

INPUTS

  • Analog IN: 8 balanced inputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector
  • *AES-EBU IN: 8 inputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector
    • (192k single wide compatible)
  • *Optical IN: Supports ADAT, SMUX & S/PDIF
    • ADAT: 8 channels 44.1-48 kHz
    • SMUX: 8 channels 88.2-96 kHz
    • S/PDIF: 2 channels, up to 96 kHz
  • Coax IN: 2 channels of S/PDIF, up to 192 kHz

OUTPUTS

  • Analog OUT: 8 balanced outputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector
  • *AES-EBU OUT: 8 outputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector
    • (192k single wide compatible)
  • *Optical OUT: Supports ADAT, SMUX & S/PDIF
    • ADAT: 8 channels 44.1-48 kHz
    • SMUX: 8 channels 88.2-96 kHz
    • S/PDIF: 2 channels, up to 96 kHz
  • Coax OUT: 2 channels of S/PDIF, up to 192 kHz

*Dig I/O hardware switch selects AES or Optical digital I/O format

Connection:

  • Thunderbolt cable (Sold separately)

Performance:

  • 44.1kHz – 192kHz
  • Latency: 1.35 ms with Logic Pro X (96 kHz / 32 buffer)

Computer:

  • Thunderbolt-enabled Mac computer, including Mac Pro, MacBook Pro, Mac mini, iMac & MacBook Air
  • Operating System: Mac OS 10.9.5 or greater

Control:

  • Maestro app (included in software installer) and front panel touchscreen

Compatible Software:

  • Logic Pro X
  • Any Core Audio application on Mac
Sku: SYM2-8X8S2
Vendor: Apogee
$3,295.00
Maximum quantity available reached.

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