Universal Audio Apollo Twin MKII Duo

2x6 Desktop Thunderbolt Audio Interface

  • With 2x SHARC DSP for running the UAD plug-ins without burdening the CPU of the host computer
  • 24 Bit / 192 kHz
  • Unison technology for the modelling of classic preamps on a tube and transistor basis, guitar amps and stomp boxes
  • Integrated talkback microphone
  • Monitoring functions such as monitor remote control and controls for mono, mute, DIM and ALT monitors
  • 2x Unison microphone/line combo inputs XLR/jack 6.3 mm
  • 2 Line outputs jack 6.3 mm
  • Hi-Z instrument input and headphone output, jack 6.3 mm
  • 2 Digitally controlled analogue monitor outputs, jack 6.3 mm
  • Optical digital input S/PDIF/ADAT
  • Thunderbolt connector
  • Power supply connection 12 V DC
  • Realtime Analog Classics Plugin bundle included
  • For Mac OS and Windows

Note: Thunderbolt cable not included

Further Information

Recording / Playback Channels 10x6
Number of Mic Inputs 2
Number of Line Inputs 2
Number of Instrument Inputs 1
Number of Line Outputs 4
Headphone Outs 1
Phantom Power Yes
Number of S/PDIF Connectors 0
Number of ADAT Connectors 1
AES/EBU Connectors 0
Number of MADI Connectors 0
Ethernet 0
Other Connectors No
MIDI Connectors No
Word Clock No
Max. Samplerate 192 kHz
Max. Resolution in Bit 24 bit
Bus-Powered No
Incl. Power Supply Yes
Thunderbolt Version 2
Width in mm 160 mm
Depth in mm 149 mm
Height in mm 66 mm

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An essential piece of gear for the home studio!

JonathanKoh, 19.10.2018
The item arrived in perfect condition. UA's packaging for the item is flawless! I like it!

I was recommended this interface by my engineer friend when I was looking for an audio interface to replace my old one. And boy..was he spot on!
The hardware is built like a tank! The volume dial is smooth as butter and the buttons are tactile and nice. Comes with various adapters for power supplies all over the world, so no worries when you are travelling with it.
But the sweetest thing is the software and plugins that comes with it. The console is familiar to me as it looks like a mixer desk in the way that it's configured. And the plugins are to die for! UA is well renowned for it's many state of the art plugins that are highly respected in the industry.
Get it if you are serious about your home recordings and if you have the funds, go get the Quad or higher versions.
My reviews for this product is @ my youtube channel.
Jonathan Koh
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Edgar J, 25.11.2018
The reason I bought this interface is of the plugins which comes with this interface, They absolutely high quality, it cost it's price. If you planning to buy some real analog toys in future this is a perfect introduction into this world ,because of it realistic emulation. For those who planning use ONLY UAD plugins for Mixing or Mastering I would recommend to buy a Quad version of this interface,for a track recording and small post production MKII Duo will do., MKII Solo core version will not be able to drive many UAD plugins, because UAD plugins eats a lot of memory inside the interface and I would recommend to buy a SOLO core if you need only the interface and you going to use your own collection of VST plugins.
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Universal Audio Apollo Twin MKII Duo

2x6 Desktop Thunderbolt Audio Interface With 2x SHARC DSP for running the UAD plug-ins without burdening the CPU of the host computer, 24 Bit / 192 kHz, Unison technology for the modelling of...

  • Recording / Playback Channels: 10x6
  • Number of Mic Inputs: 2
  • Number of Line Inputs: 2
  • Number of Instrument Inputs: 1
  • Number of Line Outputs: 4
  • Headphone Outs: 1
  • Phantom Power: Yes
  • Number of S/PDIF Connectors: 0
  • Number of ADAT Connectors: 1
  • AES/EBU Connectors: 0
  • Number of MADI Connectors: 0
  • Ethernet: 0
  • Other Connectors: No
  • MIDI Connectors: No
  • Word Clock: No
  • Max. Samplerate: 192 kHz
  • Max. Resolution in Bit: 24 bit
  • Bus-Powered: No
  • Incl. Power Supply: Yes
  • Thunderbolt Version: 2
  • Width in mm: 160 mm
  • Depth in mm: 149 mm
  • Height in mm: 66 mm
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2x6 Desktop Thunderbolt Audio Interface With 4 SHARC DSP for running the UAD plug-ins without burdening the CPU of the host computer, 24 Bit / 192 kHz, Unison technology for the modelling of...

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  • Number of Mic Inputs: 2
  • Number of Line Inputs: 2
  • Number of Instrument Inputs: 1
  • Number of Line Outputs: 4
  • Headphone Outs: 1
  • Phantom Power: Yes
  • Number of S/PDIF Connectors: 0
  • Number of ADAT Connectors: 1
  • AES/EBU Connectors: 0
  • Number of MADI Connectors: 0
  • Ethernet: 0
  • Other Connectors: No
  • MIDI Connectors: No
  • Word Clock: No
  • Max. Samplerate: 192 kHz
  • Max. Resolution in Bit: 24 bit
  • Bus-Powered: No
  • Incl. Power Supply: Yes
  • Thunderbolt Version: 2
  • Width in mm: 160 mm
  • Depth in mm: 149 mm
  • Height in mm: 66 mm
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  • Firewire: No
  • Recording / Playback Channels: 18x22
  • Number of Mic Inputs: 8
  • PCI: No
  • Number of Line Inputs: 8
  • PCI Express: No
  • Number of Instrument Inputs: 2
  • PCMCIA: No
  • Number of Line Outputs: 10
  • ExpressCard: No
  • Ethernet: 0
  • Headphone Outs: 2
  • Phantom Power: Yes
  • System Expansion: No
  • USB 3: No
  • Number of S/PDIF Connectors: 0
  • Number of ADAT Connectors: 2
  • AES/EBU Connectors: 0
  • Number of MADI Connectors: 0
  • Other Connectors: No
  • MIDI Connectors: No
  • Word Clock: 1xIn, 1xOut
  • Max. Samplerate: 192 kHz
  • Max. Resolution in Bit: 24 bit
  • Bus-Powered: No
  • Incl. Power Supply: Yes
  • Thunderbolt Version: 3
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  • Depth in mm: 308 mm
  • Height in mm: 44 mm
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  • Firewire: No
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  • Number of Mic Inputs: 4
  • PCI: No
  • PCI Express: No
  • Number of Line Inputs: 8
  • Number of Instrument Inputs: 2
  • PCMCIA: No
  • Number of Line Outputs: 10
  • ExpressCard: No
  • Headphone Outs: 2
  • Ethernet: 0
  • Phantom Power: Yes
  • System Expansion: No
  • USB 3: No
  • Number of S/PDIF Connectors: 1
  • Number of ADAT Connectors: 2
  • AES/EBU Connectors: 0
  • Number of MADI Connectors: 0
  • Other Connectors: No
  • MIDI Connectors: No
  • Word Clock: 1xIn, 1xOut
  • Max. Samplerate: 192 kHz
  • Max. Resolution in Bit: 24 bit
  • Bus-Powered: No
  • Incl. Power Supply: Yes
  • Thunderbolt Version: 3
  • Width in mm: 483 mm
  • Depth in mm: 308 mm
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  • Number of Mic Inputs: 2
  • PCI: No
  • PCI Express: No
  • Number of Line Inputs: 6
  • Number of Instrument Inputs: 2
  • PCMCIA: No
  • Number of Line Outputs: 8
  • ExpressCard: No
  • Headphone Outs: 2
  • Ethernet: 0
  • Phantom Power: Yes
  • System Expansion: No
  • Number of S/PDIF Connectors: 1
  • USB 3: No
  • Number of ADAT Connectors: 2
  • AES/EBU Connectors: 0
  • Number of MADI Connectors: 0
  • Other Connectors: No
  • MIDI Connectors: No
  • Word Clock: 1xIn, 1xOut
  • Max. Samplerate: 192 kHz
  • Max. Resolution in Bit: 24 bit
  • Bus-Powered: No
  • Incl. Power Supply: Yes
  • Thunderbolt Version: 3
  • Width in mm: 483 mm
  • Depth in mm: 308 mm
  • Height in mm: 44 mm
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  • Firewire: No
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  • PCI: No
  • Number of Mic Inputs: 4
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  • PCI Express: No
  • PCMCIA: No
  • Number of Instrument Inputs: 2
  • Number of Line Outputs: 10
  • ExpressCard: No
  • Headphone Outs: 2
  • Ethernet: 0
  • Phantom Power: Yes
  • System Expansion: No
  • Number of S/PDIF Connectors: 1
  • USB 3: No
  • Number of ADAT Connectors: 2
  • AES/EBU Connectors: 0
  • Number of MADI Connectors: 0
  • Other Connectors: No
  • MIDI Connectors: No
  • Word Clock: 1xIn, 1xOut
  • Max. Samplerate: 192 kHz
  • Max. Resolution in Bit: 24 bit
  • Bus-Powered: No
  • Incl. Power Supply: Yes
  • Thunderbolt Version: 2
  • Width in mm: 483 mm
  • Depth in mm: 308 mm
  • Height in mm: 44 mm
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  • Number of Mic Inputs: 2
  • Number of Line Inputs: 2
  • Number of Instrument Inputs: 1
  • Number of Line Outputs: 4
  • Headphone Outs: 1
  • Phantom Power: Yes
  • Number of S/PDIF Connectors: 0
  • Number of ADAT Connectors: 1
  • AES/EBU Connectors: 0
  • Number of MADI Connectors: 0
  • Ethernet: 0
  • Other Connectors: No
  • MIDI Connectors: No
  • Word Clock: No
  • Max. Samplerate: 192 kHz
  • Max. Resolution in Bit: 24 bit
  • Bus-Powered: No
  • Incl. Power Supply: Yes
  • Thunderbolt Version: 2
  • Width in mm: 160 mm
  • Depth in mm: 149 mm
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  • Recording/Playback Channels: 18/20
  • Audio In-and Outputs: Yes
  • Recording / Playback Channels: 18x24
  • Number of microphone inputs: 4
  • Los artikel / bundelartikel: Bundle
  • Firewire: Yes
  • Number of Line Imputs: 8
  • PCI: No
  • Number of Mic Inputs: 4
  • Number of Line Inputs: 8
  • Number of instrument inputs: 2
  • PCI Express: Yes
  • PCMCIA: No
  • Effect Filter: No
  • Number of Line Outs: 10
  • Number of Instrument Inputs: 2
  • ExpressCard: No
  • Number of Line Outputs: 10
  • Headphone Outputs: 2
  • Phantom power: Yes
  • Ethernet: 0
  • Headphone Outs: 2
  • S/PDIF Connectors: 1
  • Phantom Power: Yes
  • System Expansion: No
  • ADAT Connectors: 2
  • Number of S/PDIF Connectors: 1
  • USB 3: No
  • AES/EBU Connectors: 0
  • Number of ADAT Connectors: 2
  • MADI Connectors: 0
  • Multieffect / Plugin-Host: No
  • Number of MADI Connectors: 0
  • Misc. Connectors: No
  • Preamp / Saturation: No
  • Psychoacoustic tool / Enhancer / Exciter: No
  • MIDI Interface: No
  • Other Connectors: Thunderbolt optional (Art. 354261)
  • MIDI Connectors: No
  • Word Clock: 1xIn, 1xOut
  • max. Samplerate in kHz: 192 kHz
  • Special FX: No
  • Max. Resolution in bit: 24 bit
  • Max. Samplerate: 192 kHz
  • Bus-Powered: No
  • Max. Resolution in Bit: 24 bit
  • Summer / Mixing Consoles: No
  • Tape Simulation: No
  • Incl. power supply: Yes
  • Incl. Power Supply: Yes
  • Firewire Version: 800
  • Width in mm: 483 mm
  • Vocoder / Vocal effect: No
  • Thunderbolt Version: 2
  • Depth in mm: 308 mm
  • Height in mm: 44 mm
  • Stand Alone operation: Yes
  • Audio Units: Yes
  • NKS: No
  • RTAS: Yes
  • VST2: Yes
  • from Windows version: 7 (32/64 Bit)
  • from MAC OS X version: 10.6
  • Special Features: only for UAD-2
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  • Firewire: No
  • Recording / Playback Channels: 18x20
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  • PCI: No
  • PCI Express: No
  • Number of Line Inputs: 16
  • Number of Instrument Inputs: 0
  • PCMCIA: No
  • Number of Line Outputs: 18
  • ExpressCard: No
  • Headphone Outs: 0
  • Ethernet: 0
  • Phantom Power: No
  • System Expansion: No
  • USB 3: No
  • Number of S/PDIF Connectors: 0
  • Number of ADAT Connectors: 0
  • AES/EBU Connectors: 1
  • Number of MADI Connectors: 0
  • Other Connectors: No
  • MIDI Connectors: No
  • Word Clock: 1xIn, 1xOut
  • Max. Samplerate: 192 kHz
  • Max. Resolution in Bit: 24 bit
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  • PCI Express: No
  • PCMCIA: No
  • Number of Instrument Inputs: 0
  • Number of Line Outputs: 18
  • ExpressCard: No
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  • Ethernet: 0
  • Phantom Power: No
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  • Number of S/PDIF Connectors: 0
  • USB 3: No
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  • AES/EBU Connectors: 1
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  • Other Connectors: No
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  • Word Clock: 1xIn, 1xOut
  • Max. Samplerate: 192 kHz
  • Max. Resolution in Bit: 24 bit
  • Bus-Powered: No
  • Incl. Power Supply: Yes
  • Thunderbolt Version: 2
  • Width in mm: 483 mm
  • Depth in mm: 308 mm
  • Height in mm: 44 mm
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