Apogee Symphony I/O MkII Pro Tools HD 2x6 SE
Save 19.4%, MSRP $7112.66
Multi-channel audio interface for Pro Tools HD on macOS and Windows Systems with 2x6 analog I/O, 8x8 Optical, and AES I/O
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.
Low Cost Per Channel. Superior Sound Quality.
Symphony I/O Mk II HD is designed for the Pro Tools HD user who needs a multi-channel audio interface with the best sound quality at an incredible cost per channel value. Whether using a Mac or PC based studio, Symphony I/O Mk II HD can connect directly to your Pro Tools HDX, Pro Tools HD Native or Pro Tools Core/Accel systems.
Symphony I/O Mk II HD can be utilized alongside or in place of Avid or Digidesign interfaces for Pro Tools HD. In fact, each I/O module installed in Symphony I/O Mk II HD appears and functions in Pro Tools HD the same if it were a separate Avid HD I/O interface, so set up is easy and you can take advantage of important Pro Tools features such as sample-accurate delay compensation.
A single Symphony I/O Mk II HD unit can have up to 32 simultaneous analog I/O, so you can have more channels with less rack gear. Need even more channels You can utilize multiple units simultaneously, with one Symphony I/O Mk II HD per every Pro Tools HD port in your system. Calibrating your I/O is easy with Symphony I/O Mk II HD?s front panel touchscreen.
Pro Tools | HD over-IP made easy
If Pro Tools is part of your network environment, Symphony I/O Mk II?s Pro Tools | HD peripheral port lets you route audio between your Pro Tools session, the Dante network and Symphony I/O Mk II modules, no need for an additional, stand-alone box.
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: 2 balanced inputs on 2 female XLR connectorsAES IN: Stereo input on 1 female XLR connectorOptical IN: Supports ADAT, SMUX & S/PDIFADAT: 8 channels 44.1-48 kHz on 1 Toslink connectorSMUX: 4 channels 88.2-96 kHz on 1 Toslink connectorS/PDIF: 2 channels, up to 96 kHz on 1 Toslink connectorS/PDIF Coax IN: 2 channels, up to 192 kHz on 1 RCA connector
THD+N of -116dB @23dBu (0.00016%) unweightedDynamic range: 124 dB (A) of dynamic rangeMaximum input levels:+4dB setting: +24dBu-10dB setting: +6dBVFrequency response at 44.1kHz: 1-20,000 Hz (+/- 0.05dB)Input impedance: 10K
Analog OUT: 6 balanced outputs on 1 DSUB 25-pin connectorAES OUT: Stereo output on 1 male XLR connectorOptical OUT: Supports ADAT, SMUX & S/PDIFADAT: 8 channels 44.1-48 kHz on 1 Toslink connectorSMUX: 4 channels 88.2-96 kHz on 1 Toslink connectorS/PDIF: 2 channels, up to 96 kHz on 1 Toslink connectorS/PDIF Coax OUT: 2 channels, up to 192 kHz on 1 RCA connector
THD+N of -118dB @ 22dBu (0.00013%) unweightedDynamic range: 131dB (A) dynamic rangeMax output levels " ? to +24dBuFrequency response at 44.1 kHz: dc to 20kHz (+/- 0.05dB)Output impedance: 25 Ohm
Connection: Pro Tools | HD
Performance: 44.1kHz " 192kHz
Compatibility: macOS or Windows
Control: Front panel touch screen
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