Universal Audio UAD-2 OCTO Ultimate 2 PCIe DSP Accelerator Package  

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The ultimate collection of UAD Powered Plug-Ins, powered by UA' flagship eight-processor DSP Accelerator.

The top-of-the-line UAD-2 OCTO Ultimate 2 DSP Accelerator features Universal Audio' most powerful PCIe processing hardware, combined with an extensive collection of 73 UA-developed plug-ins. In creating UAD plug-ins, UA' DSP engineers work with the original hardware manufacturers ” using their exact schematics, golden units, and experienced ears ” to develop fully authenticated plug-ins with all the warmth and harmonics of classic analog equipment.

The UAD-2 OCTO Ultimate 2 features eight SHARC processors and easily installs into a PCIe-equipped desktop computer or compatible expansion chassis (PCIe or Thunderbolt*), giving your Mac or PC the ultimate boost in audio quality and mix processing power. With all 73 UA-developed** plug-in titles ” including Ampex, Manley, Lexicon, EMT, Empirical Labs, Neve, Roland, Fairchild, Harrison, Little Labs, Studer, SSL, and many more ” the Ultimate 2 offers extraordinary sonic possibilities.

Fully Mac and Windows 7-compatible, with support for VST, Audio Units, and RTAS, the UAD-2 OCTO Ultimate 2 is easy to use. Just install the software and PCIe card, and start mixing with some of the world' finest audio plug-ins.

*Thunderbolt connectivity is available for Mac only.

**The UAD-2 OCTO Ultimate 2 package does not include any Direct Developer (3rd party) plug-ins, nor plug-ins released after UAD software v7.3.

  • Flagship eight-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
  • Includes 73 UA-developed plug-ins up to and including UAD Software v7.3**
  • Ideal for professional power-users running demanding projects w/ high plug-in instances and/or high sample rates
  • Compatible with Pro Tools, Logic Pro, Cubase, Live, and more
  • 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 OCTO Core and UAD-2 OCTO Custom packages

Order the OCTO Custom card and max out the power of your high-end professional studio today.


UAD-2 OCTO Ultimate 2 PCIe DSP Accelerator Package Specifications:

  • Ultimate 2 Software Bundle Contents
    Channel Strips
    API Vision Channel Strip
    CS-1 Channel Strip
    Neve 88RS Channel Strip
    SSL E Series Channel Strip
    dbx 160 Compressor / Limiter
    EX-1 Equalizer/Compressor
    Fairchild 670 Compressor
    Neve 33609 Compressor
    Neve 33609SE Compressor
    Precision Buss Compressor
    SSL G Series Bus Compressor
    Teletronix LA-2 Classic Leveler
    Teletronix LA-2A Gray Classic Leveler
    Teletronix LA-2A Legacy Leveling Amplifier
    Teletronix LA-2A Silver Classic Leveler
    Teletronix LA-3A Classic Leveler
    UA 1176AE Classic Limiter
    UA 1176LN Legacy Limiting Amplifier
    UA 1176SE Legacy Limiting Amplifier
    UA 1176 Rev A Classic Limiter
    UA 1176LN Rev E Classic Limiter
    Delay & Modulation
    BOSS CE-1 Chorus Ensemble
    Cooper Time Cube MkII Delay
    DM-1 Delay Modulator
    DM-1L Long Delay Modulator
    EP-34 Tape Echo
    MXR Flanger/Doubler
    Roland Dimension D
    Roland RE-201 Space Echo
    API 550A Parametric EQ
    API 560 Graphic EQ
    Cambridge EQ
    Harrison 32C Channel EQ
    Harrison 32C SE Channel EQ
    Helios Type 69 EQ
    Neve 1073 Classic Console EQ
    Neve 1073SE Classic Console EQ
    Neve 1081 Classic Console EQ
    Neve 1081SE Classic Console EQ
    Neve 31102 Classic Console EQ
    Neve 31102SE Classic Console EQ
    Precision Equalizer
    Pultec EQP-1A Legacy EQ
    Pultec EQP-1A Passive EQ
    Pultec HLF-3C Passive EQ
    Pultec MEQ-5 Passive EQ
    Pultec Pro Legacy EQ
    Trident A-Range Classic Console EQ
    Precision K-Stereo Ambience Recovery
    Precision Maximizer
    Precision Multiband
    Precision Limiter
    Manley Massive Passive EQ
    Manley Massive Passive Mastering EQ
    DreamVerb Room Modeler
    EMT 140 Classic Plate Reverb
    EMT 250 Electronic Reverb
    Lexicon 224 Digital Reverb
    Ocean Way Studios
    RealVerb Pro
    RS-1 Reflection Engine
    Special Processing
    Ampex ATR-102 Mastering Tape Recorder
    FATSO Jr. Tape Sim. & Compressor
    FATSO Sr. Tape Sim. & Compressor
    Little Labs IBP Phase Alignment Tool
    Little Labs Voice Of God Bass Resonance
    Moog Multimode Filter
    Moog Multimode Filter SE
    Precision De-Esser
    Precision Enhancer Hz
    Precision Enhancer kHz
    SPL Transient Designer Plug-In
    Studer A800 Multichannel Tape Recorder
    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
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