The UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO Ultimate is Universal Audio's most powerful DSP accelerator combined with a flagship collection of 79 UAD Powered Plug-Ins. This sleek desktop unit is compatible with all Thunderbolt-based Macs, and can supercharge Apollo interfaces and other UAD-2 DSP Accelerator systems to run larger mixes filled with rich analog emulation plug-ins.
The UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO Ultimate includes 79 UA-developed* plug-in titles from a world-renowned library that includes Ampex, Lexicon, EMT, Empirical Labs, Neve, Roland, Fairchild, Harrison, Little Labs, Studer, SSL, and many more. In creating UAD plug-ins, Universal Audio's DSP engineers work with the original hardware manufacturers - using their exact schematics, golden units, and experienced ears - to give you all the warmth of classic analog equipment in your DAW.
The UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt OCTO Ultimate provides massive horsepower via eight SHARC processors, and its Thunderbolt 2 technology offers reduced plug-in latency compared to FireWire 800.