Antelope Audio Orion Studio Synergy Core - Thunderbolt3 and USB 2.0 Audio Interface with 12 preamps 6 DSP and 2 FPGA


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The Antelope Audio Orion Studio Synergy Core is a major step forward for Antelope's workhorse Orion series of audio interfaces, designed to be the heart of your professional recording studio for years to come. Hot-rodded with Antelope Audio's future-proof Synergy Core FX processing platform, this updated Orion Studio is loaded with 2 FPGA and 6 DSP chips working in harmony to run Antelope's vast library of effects plug-ins. You get 50 of Antelope's top FX bundled with the hardware, including spot-on models of vintage analog gear and a killer collection of guitar amp and cabinet emulations.

With Thunderbolt 3 and USB connectivity, 12 of Antelope's Discrete microphone preamps, extensive analog and digital I/O, upgraded digital-to-analog converters with dynamic range up to 130 dB, and unprecedented FX processing power on board, the Orion Studio Synergy Core is a well-oiled machine -- up for any recording or mixing project your studio throws its way.

With 6 DSP + 2 FPGA chips under the hood running a massive effects library by Antelope Audio and platform partners, the Orion Studio Synergy Core frees up your host Mac or PC to record and play back more tracks strapped with CPU-hungry virtual instruments and effects. Take on big projects, build intricate mixes, reduce latency, shorten buffer size, and keep your system stable -- all thanks to Antelope's state-of-the-art Synergy Core dedicated FX processors. With massive processing potential on board, this Orion can grow with your studio.

  • Features:

    • Rackmount Thunderbolt 3 & USB audio interface with 12 Discrete mic
    • Synergy Core processing platform with 2 FPGA + 6 DSP chips
    • 2 pairs of monitor outputs run concurrently or in A/B mode with 130 dB
      dynamic range
    • 30 simultaneous inputs x 22 simultaneous outputs
    • DC-coupled I/O for CV control of analog modular synths
    • Hand-built in Europe to be your pro studio's centerpiece for years to
  • Specifications:

    • Analog
    • Analog Inputs
      8 x Mic / Line Inputs / Direct In (DC-Coupled)
      4 x Mic / Line / Hi-Z Inputs / Direct In (DC-Coupled)
      2 x Analog Inserts on TRS 1/4 Jacks
    • Analog Outputs
      2 x Monitor Out (Pair) on TRS 1/4 Jacks: Can work both in parallel or in A/B mode
      2 x ReAmp Out on TRS 1/4 Jacks
      2 x Line Out (16 channels) on DB25, DC-Coupled, +20 dBu max, impedance balanced
      2 x Stereo Headphone Outputs
    • D/A Monitor Converter:
      Dynamic Range: 130 dB
      THD + N: -115 dB
    • A/D Converter
      Dynamic Range: 124dB
      THD + N: -112 dB
    • D/A Converters
      Dynamic Range: 128 dB
      THD + N: -115 dB

    • Digital Inputs
      2 x ADAT (up to 16 channels)
      1 x S/PDIF (up to 2 channels)
    • Digital Outputs
      2 x ADAT (up to 16 channels)
      1 x S/PDIF (up to 2 channels)
    • USB 2.0 I/O: USB 2.0 Type B connector (up to 24 channels)
    • Thunderbolt™: Thunderbolt 3 Connector (up to 32 channels)

    • Word Clock Input: 1 x Input @ 75 Ohms 3Vpp
    • Word Clock Outputs: 1 x Outputs @ 75 Ohms 3Vpp
    • Clocking System
      4th Generation Acoustically Focused Clocking
      64-bit DDS
    • Sample Rates (kHz): 32, 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4, 192
    • Operating Temperature: 32-122°F
    • Weight (Approx): 6.83 lb
    • Dimensions (WxHxD): 19 x 1.75 x 8.6 Inches
  • GTIN:


ORION STUDIO SYNERGY CORE - Required Accessories

    ORION STUDIO SYNERGY CORE - Recommended Accessories

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