Apogee Symphony Desktop 10x14 USB-C Audio Interface

SKU: APO-SYMDESKTOP

$2,299.00
RRP $2,459.00
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The Apogee Symphony Desktop audio interface combines Apogee’s flagship sound quality, vintage mic preamp emulation, and hardware DSP with premium plugins. Not to mention its immersive touch screen interface.




Flagship Apogee Sound Quality.

Symphony Desktop for Mac, iPad pro and Windows packs the legendary sound quality of Apogee’s rack-mount Symphony I/O Mk II into an elegant and inspiring 10×14 audio interface that sits on your desk and fits in your bag. With Symphony Desktop, musicians and producers are empowered to record, overdub and mix with the music industry’s most respected AD/DA converters and mic preamps. By combining superior performance, with new features like mic preamp emulation, the Symphony ECS Channel Strip plugin and ultra low latency recording with hardware DSP and Apogee native FX plugins, Symphony Desktop will amplify your creativity in your studio or on the go and give your recordings the Apogee sound quality Advantage.

Symphony Desktop is sure to amplify your creativity whether you’re in the studio or on the go. Giving your recordings that sought-out Apogee sound quality advantage.
AD/DA Conversion

Similarly to the Symphony I/O MKII, Symphony Desktop’s AD converter stage features ultra-low distortion, high-slew rate, and fully differential analog op-amps. Not to mention a cutting edge A/D converter in a performance-enhancing dual-sum configuration. So you can create with the confidence that every nuance of your analog input will be faithfully reproduced


D/A Conversion

Employing brand new technology, the Symphony Desktop’s D/A stage provides uncompromising Symphony DAC performance. Including a robust ultra-low distortion, high-current output driver, while remaining completely portable. Regardless of downstream connections, the Symphony Desktop provides a transparent, widescreen window into the sonic landscape of your mix.


Mic Preamps

At the core of the input stage, Symphony Desktops mic preamps offer up to 75dB of gain. Boasting a design that sports Apogees unique Advanced Stepped Gain Architecture, the Symphony Desktop ensures ultra-low noise and distortion. No matter whether its a pounding kick drum or delicate fingerpicking on an acoustic guitar. Plus, with variable impedance settings on both mic and instrument inputs; the Symphony Desktop optimizes the input stage to better match your specific devices. Maintaining deep lows and clear highs. Selectable Apogee Alloy mic preamp emulations also work to add character, attitude, and grit to your recordings.


Headphone Outputs

Finally, the Symphony Desktop features two completely independent, ultra-low impedance headphone outputs. Individually routable, and equipped with dual-sum ESS DACs. The front panel output can drive virtually any headphones. While the rear panel output is best suited for your high-efficiency headphones.

 

Like its iconic cousins Duet and Quartet, Symphony Desktop embodies an elegant aesthetic and intuitive user interface designed to compliment your studio and inspire your creativity. The streamlined form factor packs Symphony I/O grade rack-mount performance into a compact recording companion that looks great on your desk and the die cast aluminum chassis and treated glass touch screen are rugged and resilient enough for the road.

 

Features at a Glance:

  •     Most affordable Symphony series interface ever
  •     Cutting edge components and circuit design
  •     Delivers detailed and pristine flagship sound quality
  •     2 Advanced Stepped Gain mic preamps, up to 75dB of gain, variable impedance
  •     FET instrument input with electric guitar tube amp characteristics
  •     Apogee Alloy Mic Preamp emulation (Analog processing + DSP modeling)
  •     Includes British Solid State & 50s American Tube mic preamp emulations
  •     Built-in hardware DSP processing of Apogee FX Rack plugins
  •     Includes Symphony ECS Channel Strip Tuned by Bob Clearmountain
  •     Includes Symphony Reverb – Native version
  •     Flexible, zero latency plugin workflows: Print, Monitor and DualPath Link workflows
  •     Dynamic touch screen display for comprehensive hardware control
  •     2 assignable headphone outputs: 1 x 1/4″, 1 x 1/8”
  •     10 IN x 14 OUT simultaneous channels of audio
  •     MIDI over USB
  •     Digital I/O: 2 x Optical Toslink (ADAT,S/PDIF)
  •     Works with: macOS, Windows, iPad Pro

 

Buy your Apogee Symphony Desktop USB-C Audio interface at the right price from your Apogee specialists in Brisbane - Musiclab!

For more information, please visit the manufacturer's website.

Apogee Symphony Desktop Specs:

  • Computer Connectivity: USB 2.0
  • Form Factor: Desktop
  • Simultaneous I/O: 10 x 14
  • Number of Preamps: 2 x mic, 1 x instrument
  • A/D Resolution: Up to 24-bit/192kHz
  • Effects: Built-in DSP Processing, Mic Pre Emulations, Symphony ECS Channel Strip, Symphony Reverb
  • Analog Inputs: 2 x XLR-1/4″ combo (mic/line), 1 x 1/4″ (Hi-Z)
  • Analog Outputs: 2 x 1/4″ (L/R)
  • Digital Inputs: 1 x Optical Toslink (ADAT, S/PDIF)
  • Digital Outputs: 1 x Optical Toslink (ADAT, S/PDIF)
  • Headphones: 1 x 1/4″, 1 x 1/8″
  • USB: 1 x Type A, 1 x USB-C
  • Software: Symphony Desktop Control Application
  • OS Requirements – Mac: macOS 10.12 or later, Quad Core i7 or higher
  • OS Requirements – PC: Windows 10 Anniversary Update or later, Quad Core i7 or higher
  • Power Supply: 12V DC power supply (included)
SKU APO-SYMDESKTOP
Brand Apogee

Apogee Symphony Desktop Features:

  •     Most affordable Symphony series interface ever
  •     Cutting edge components and circuit design
  •     Delivers detailed and pristine flagship sound quality
  •     2 Advanced Stepped Gain mic preamps, up to 75dB of gain, variable impedance
  •     FET instrument input with electric guitar tube amp characteristics
  •     Apogee Alloy Mic Preamp emulation (Analog processing + DSP modeling)
  •     Includes British Solid State & 50s American Tube mic preamp emulations
  •     Built-in hardware DSP processing of Apogee FX Rack plugins
  •     Includes Symphony ECS Channel Strip Tuned by Bob Clearmountain
  •     Includes Symphony Reverb – Native version
  •     Flexible, zero latency plugin workflows: Print, Monitor and DualPath Link workflows
  •     Dynamic touch screen display for comprehensive hardware control
  •     2 assignable headphone outputs: 1 x 1/4″, 1 x 1/8”
  •     10 IN x 14 OUT simultaneous channels of audio
  •     MIDI over USB
  •     Digital I/O: 2 x Optical Toslink (ADAT,S/PDIF)
  •     Works with: macOS, Windows, iPad Pro


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