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UAD-2 OCTO Core Card

Universal Audio UAD-2 OCTO Core Card
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Put UAD-powered Plug-ins to Work in Your DAW
Plug Universal Audio's amazing UAD-2 OCTO Core PCIe card into your computer and find out what your mixes have been missing! Turbocharged with eight Analog Devices SHARC chips, this UAD-2 OCTO gives you the awesome DSP power you need to take the load off your CPU, plus the Analog Classics Plus collection — a killer bundle of UAD-powered plug-ins that will infuse your mix with the freakishly realistic sound of studio-standard analog gear. Any way you look at it, the Universal UAD-2 OCTO is a major upgrade to any studio.

Universal Audio UAD-2 OCTO Core DSP Plug-in Acceleration System Features:
Flagship DSP-accelerator PCIe card for UAD Powered Plug-ins loaded with 8 x Analog Devices SHARC 21469 floating-point coprocessors for DSP plug-in acceleration
Includes Analog Classics Plus plug-in bundle, featuring LA-2A, 1176LN/SE, Pultec EQP-1A, Pultec Pro, and RealVerb Pro plug-ins
Additional UAD plug-ins available at the UAD online store
UAD plug-ins made in partnership with top gear makers including Manley, Empirical Labs, Neve, EMT, Fairchild, Harrison, Helios, Little Labs, Pultec, SPL, Teletronix, and many others
Run complex mix processing in Pro Tools, Logic, Cubase, Nuendo, Digital Performer, and more - without taxing host computer CPU
Free UAD software upgrades, plus access to more plug-ins at UA's online store
AAX, VST, AU, RTAS support
Linkable to existing UAD groups/systems - use up to 4 UAD-2s in one system


The "today we build our studio pc" thread record audio and then mix ITB at 192khz/24bit using Pro Tools HD software and Samplitude with my Lynx AES16e, UAD-2 Octo PCIe cards, native plugins and Avid Artist Control v2. Would like to be able to work with 32 audio tracks at the above rates plus aux tracks, etc. It is extremely important...

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Universal Audio Releases New Flagship UAD-2 OCTO Ultimate 5 DSP Accelerators

I can't agree with this. I think many people conflate the very small increase in clock speed (or the lack of increase in clock speed in some cases) with a lack of performance increase but that isn't really how it works. The addition of AVX, AVX2, FMA3 and FMA4 extensions to the instruction set can make...

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The "today we build our studio pc" thread

...Iron Wolf 8TB 256MB | SATA6G_12 OS: Windows 10 Pro | 10.0.18363 CASE: Fractal Design Define R6 USB-C PCIE1: AMD Radeon Pro WX3100 PCIE3: UAD-2 octo PCIE5: Lynx AES16e USB: MOTU Express XT usb USB: MOTU Express XT usb USB: wired DELL Keyboard USB: Kensington Slimblade And here are the BIOS parameters, if anyone could tell me what options i should choose for...

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