Apogee Symphony I/O MkII Dante 8x8+8MP
Multi-channel audio interface for network audio and Pro Tools HD Systems with 8x8 analog I/O, 8x8 AES/Optical I/O, and 8 mic preamps
Meet Symphony I/O Mk II
Symphony I/O Mk II is a multi-channel audio interface featuring Apogee?s 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. With its option card flexibility, Symphony I/O Mk II can provide direct connectivity to one of 4 different platforms - Thunderbolt, Pro Tools HD, Dante+ Pro Tools HD, or Waves SoundGrid network.
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 8-8 or 16-16 modules, Symphony I/O Mk II outperforms all other multi-channel audio interfaces available for Pro Tools HD, network 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.
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.
Put the Sound of a Symphony on the Most Popular Audio Over IP Network
With the Symphony I/O Mk II Dante + Pro Tools HD option card and a simple Ethernet cable, Symphony I/O Mk II can be easily connected and shared across post production, broadcast, live sound or recording studio networks, unleashing legendary sound quality on the world?s most popular audio-over-IP solution. The Symphony I/O Mk II Dante option card also includes Pro Tools connectivity for integration of Pro Tools | HD systems into a Dante network environment. No other Dante-enabled audio interface offers this level of quality, flexibility and modularity.
The Symphony I/O Mk II Dante option card uses Audinate?s Brooklyn II module which features plug-and-play media networking for up to 32 bidirectional channels at 96kHz and 16 bidirectional channels up to 192k. The system can be configured with a number of custom options ranging from 8-32 analog I/O channels. Symphony I/O MK II Dante allows up to 32 channels with Pro Tools and redundant Dante connectivity to be fitted into a single two space rack device providing the smallest footprint available with this feature set.
Ultimate Sound Quality - Features Apogee?s Flagship AD/DA conversion and optional mic preamps I/O Flexibility - Up to 32 channels of analog inputs and outputs per unit with optional 8 mic preamp modulePro Tools HD Peripheral Port - Up to 32 bidirectional channels up to 192kHz. Route Symphony I/O module inputs or Dante Rx to Pro Tools inputs by blocks of 8 channels. Pro Tools HD outputs are routed to Dante Tx and I/O module outputsInteroperable networking technology - Works seamlessly with any other Dante-powered deviceUp to 32 bidirectional channels at 96kHz - 16 bi-directional channels at 192kHz
Analog IN: 8 balanced inputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector8 microphone preamps with up to 72dB of gain - Featuring Advanced Stepped Gain ArchitectureAES-EBU IN: 8 inputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector - (192k single wide compatible)Optical IN: Supports ADAT, SMUX & S/PDIFADAT: 8 channels 44.1-48 kHzSMUX: 8 channels 88.2-96 kHzS/PDIF: 2 channels, up to 96 kHzCoax IN: 2 channels of S/PDIF, up to 192 kHz
Analog OUT: 8 balanced outputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connectorAES-EBU OUT: 8 outputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connector - (192k single wide compatible)Optical OUT: Supports ADAT, SMUX & S/PDIFADAT: 8 channels 44.1-48 kHzSMUX: 8 channels 88.2-96 kHzS/PDIF: 2 channels, up to 96 kHzCoax OUT: 2 channels of S/PDIF, up to 192 kHz
Connection: Dante + Pro Tools | HD
Performance: 44.1kHz " 192kHz
Compatibility: macOS or Windows
Control: Front panel touch screen
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