Product Details
UAD-2 Satellite TB3 QUAD Core

ThunderBolt 3 DSP Processor with Analog Classics

Product Details

Get the rich analog sound of UAD plug-ins over Thunderbolt.


The UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt is a powerhouse DSP accelerator that gives Mac and Windows 10 users complete access to the world’s most detailed and authentic analog emulation plug-ins, available exclusively on the UAD platform.
 
Bolstered by next-generation connectivity, UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt 3 lets you run large professional mixes with the rich analog character of award-winning UA-developed plug-ins, including exclusive titles from Neve, Fender, Lexicon, Studer, and many more. Plus, it’s backward-compatible with Thunderbolt 1 and 2 UA devices.

NOW YOU CAN:
  • Run UAD Powered Plug-Ins on compatible Thunderbolt Mac or Windows 10 systems
  • Get a massive DSP boost for powering large professional mixes
  • Access over 100 plug-ins from Ampex, Lexicon, Helios, Studer, Neve, Manley, Capitol Studios, API, and more
  • Start mixing right away with the included Analog Classics Plus plug‑in bundle
  • Get the sound of a professional analog studio “on the road,” courtesy of UAD plug‑ins
  • Combine with other UAD-2 devices, including UAD-2 PCIe card(s) and Thunderbolt-equipped Satellites and UA Audio Interfaces

Powerful, Expandable Processing

UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt 3 is available in QUAD or OCTO models with either four or eight SHARC processors, respectively. It can also be integrated alongside UAD-2 PCIe DSP Accelerator cards and Thunderbolt-equipped UA Audio Interfaces, including Arrow, Apollo Twin, and Apollo X interfaces for truly scalable mixing power.

UAD Plug-In Craftsmanship: The Science Behind the Scenes

In developing UAD plug-ins, UA’s acclaimed engineers undertake intensive physical modeling of classic audio hardware — “rebuilding” vintage analog gear in the digital world, component by component. UAD plug-ins replicate the exact, sometimes quirky behavior of the most prized analog hardware in existence, bringing you rich, three-dimensional sound and harmonics "in the box.”
 
Technical Specification
Computer Connectivity Thunderbolt 3
Form Factor Desktop DSP Accelerator
Built In DSP/FX 4 x SHARC Processors - Realtime UAD processing
Thunderbolt 2 x USB-C (Thunderbolt 3)
Software UAD Analog Classics Plus Plug-in Bundle: Fairchild, UA, Pultec, Precision, Teletronix, RealVerb Pro
OS Requirements - Mac OS X 10.12 or later
OS Requirements - PC Windows 10 Anniversary Update or later
Power Supply 12V DC power supply (included)
Manufacturer Part Number TB3SATQ-C
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