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Apogee Element 88 16 In x 16 Out Thunderbolt Audio Interface
[DISCONTINUED] Apogee Element 88 16 In x 16 Out Thunderbolt Audio Interface

[DISCONTINUED] Apogee Element 88 16 In x 16 Out Thunderbolt Audio Interface

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SoundPro Item: 94742
MPN: ELEMENT 88
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Ideal for the producer, engineer or musician, Element 88 gives you all the I/O you need to record drums or a full band.

Apogee Element 88 Features

  • 16 IN x 16 OUT Audio I/O box
  • AD/DA conversion for recording up to 192kHz/24-bit
  • Hardware DSP runs Apogee FX Rack plugins
  • DualPath link workflow for zero latency recording with Apogee FX Plugins
  • 8 analog inputs with world-class mic preamps and selectable 48v phantom power for connecting microphones, instruments or line-level devices
  • 4 combination inputs
  • 8 analog outputs
  • Single port Thunderbolt connectivity to Mac for ultra-low latency performance
  • Optical IN: Supports ADAT, SMUX & S/PDIF
  • Optical OUT: Supports ADAT, SMUX & S/PDIF
  • Word Clock IN/OUT via BNC connections for syncing with other digital audio gear
  • Apogee Control Software for Mac provides all control of hardware parameters including input gain, output level and low latency monitoring
  • Apogee Control Mobile App provides wireless remote control of hardware via iPhone, iPad or iPod touch
  • Works with Apogee Control desktop hardware remote control (Sold separately)
  • Multi-Unit Thunderbolt support – Connect any two Element audio I/O boxes directly to
  • Thunderbolt ports on your computer
  • Apogee Ensemble Thunderbolt expander – Connect any Element to the second port on an Ensemble
  • Element 88 16 In x 16 Out Thunderbolt Audio Interface1
  • Universal Power Supply with standard 3 pin-IEC cable1
  • Quick Start Guide1
  • Warranty Booklet1
  • Set of rack ears and mounting screws1
  • System Requirements
    • Mac OS:
      • Computer: Thunderbolt-equipped Mac (iMac, Macbook Pro, Macbook Air, Mac Pro)
      • Memory: 4 GB RAM minimum, 8 GB recommended
      • OS: 10.10 or greater
      • Connection: Any available Thunderbolt port*
      • Power: DC Power supply included
    • *Thunderbolt cable not included
  • Compatible Software
    • Any Mac Core Audio compatible application
    • Recommended apps: Logic Pro, Pro Tools, Ableton Live, GarageBand, MainStage, Final
    • Cut, Digital Performer, Studio One, Cubase, and Nuendo
  • Mic Preamps
    • 8 Mic preamps
    • Gain: Up to 75 dB and advanced stepped gain circuit design
    • Selectable 48v phantom power, Soft Limit and polarity invert
    • EIN: 129dB (un-weighted) @ 60dB, 150Ohm input
    • Max input level: +20dBu
    • Input impedance: 3K Ohm
  • A/D conversion
    • Max input level (+4dBu ref/Mic): +20dBu
    • Max input level (-10dBV ref): +6dBV
    • Input impedance: 5KOhm
    • Freq resp 10 Hz -20Khz: > +/-0.2dB (@44.1Khz)
    • Rel. THD + N: -110dB
    • Dyn. Range: 119dB (A-weighted)
  • D/A conversion
    • Max output level (+4dBu ref): +20dBu
    • Max output level (-10dBV ref): +6dBV
    • Line output impedance: 90 Ohm
    • Freq resp 10Hz -20 Khz: > +/- 0.05dB (@44.1Khz)
    • Rel. THD+N : -114dB
    • Dyn Range: 123dB (A-weighted)
    • Headphone Max output level:
    • 560mW into 30 Ohm
    • 90mW into 600 Ohm
    • Headphone THD+N: -107 dB with 600 Ohm load @ 19 dBu
    • Headphone Dyn Range: 117dB a-weighted
  • Dimensions13.5 x 5.5 x 1.75 inches (35 x 14 x 4.5 cm)
  • Weight 3.5 lbs (1.6 kg)

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