Please note, this is a B-Stock item. B-stock items are either ex repair or have previously been returned by another customer. The original boxing and manual may be missing, and there may be some slight signs of usage.
Otherwise, the unit operates as new.
This is a great opportunity to buy a fully functioning product at a discounted price, supplied with a two year warranty.
Product Ref: 99031
Apogee Duet with Pro Tools 12 Month Subscription is the most affordable and comprehensive production bundle on the market, with the Duet audio interface coming complete with a free copy of the latest Pro Tools Annual Subscription (329 GBP). This bundle gives you a huge saving on two products designed to work together to provide the ultimate production experience. Once you have activated your software, you will receive a link to the latest Pro Tools edition, with a 12 month subscription which you can renew when it runs out.
Designed by Apogee, this special edition version is designed to optimise your workflow and streamline your production process. The class-leading AD/DA converters and high sample rate ranging up to 192kHz/24-bit deliver exceptional audio quality. The custom converters produce transparent and sonically rich recording with an enhanced stereo field. The highly portable audio interface, works perfectly with the industry-leading DAW on both Mac and Windows computers, allowing you to produce industry-standard recordings with ease. The breakout cable (included) also allows you to capture up to two sources at the same time using the microphone and instrument combination inputs.
Apogee’s infamous attention to detail helped them to create the world-class microphone preamps included in the Pro Tools Interface. The crystal-clear audio that the microphone preamps produce has a gain range up to 75dB, making it ideal for a range of recording applications. The low-noise performance and rich sound ensure you capture every nuance from your source material, allowing you to capture studio-grade recordings that you can clean up in Pro Tools. The mic/instrument combo inputs provide you with the means to capture both instrument and vocal performances at the best possible quality, allowing you to then process your audio files within Pro Tools for added sheen.
The sleek and highly compact design of the Apogee USB Audio Interface makes it perfect for portable applications, from home recordings all the way to the studio. The die-cast aluminium construction is not only eye-catching but highly-rugged, providing optimal durability with a hardened display panel that is also scratch-resistant. The crisp OLED display provides precise visual monitoring, allowing you to easily check your level and inputs with ease. The OLED display provides you with information on I/O detail, input grouping as well as in-depth metering. Also included is a range of useful controls including multi-function controller knobs as well as access output functions including Sum to Mono and Mute Outputs. Two assignable touchpads are also included for further customisation.
The latest version of Pro Tools builds on previous versions of the software, retaining all your favourite tools and components while adding brand new features that expand your toolset and streamline your workflow. New enhancements include 'Project Revision History' which gives you the ability to manage different versions of projects, ideal for creating different mixes and more. The latest version also includes support for Pro Tools | MTRX audio interface. One of the most prominent new features is Cloud Collaboration. This powerful new tool lets you upload projects to your cloud storage space and invite other artists to collaborate or work on the project. This feature lets you work on projects with other musicians in real time, providing a ground-breaking new way to collaborate and work with other artists. You can do everything you would in-studio with another artist, from sharing audio and MIDI tracks to mix changes, automation, filters and more. You can also communicate and talk with collaborators through the convenient text chat feature. With this new feature you can now collaborate with any artist in real-time, opening up a whole world of possibilities when it comes to making and arranging music.
The all new Avid Audio Engine provides multiple times the processing power of prior editions of Pro Tools. You can add epic numbers of virtual instruments and effects to your music and experience performance like never before. The extra memory gives you more scope to go even bigger and handle huge sessions with ease. The software gives ultra-low latency with dedicated input and playback buffers on native systems without sacrificing plug-in performance. Dynamic host processing reallocates resources as needed and lets you maximise plug-in counts. Time stamped plug-in automation gives you more accurate mixing and processing.
Speed up mix and stem deliveries with faster than real time offline bounce. There's support for HDX and native systems and up to 150x faster than real time (a 1 hour radio show in 45 seconds). It's also ultra-accurate with time-stamped automation.
Pro Tools features a broad range of built in metering standards to maintain adherence to regional broadcast requirements. There are 17 metering standards and types built in displayed in a higher resolution and 30 taller. There's a gain reduction meter in channel for total dynamics processing feedback (HD only) and Master Tracks can display separate meter type than other tracks. Greater visual feedback means you can deliver the best mixes with an extended selection of built in metering standards. Mini dynamics metering, mini sends view and expanded sends view are all among the new features (HD only).