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Avid Tech PROTOOLS | DUET Apogee Duet Audio Interface With Protools

Award-winning Pro Tools software and the legendary sound of the Duet by Apogee interface. You get a complete and truly portable music creation system that delivers exceptional performance, quality, and value-in your studio and on the go.

Key Features:

  • Complete and truly portable music creation system
  • Exceptional performance, quality, and value-in your studio and on the go
  • Included breakout cable
  • Connect any combination of up to two mics, guitars, basses, and synths for recording
  • Monitor your sound (or send audio to outboard gear) using the two line/speaker outputs
  • Connect a MIDI keyboard or DJ controller directly to the interface through USB MIDI I/O

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    Product Code: 100244648

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    Designed for singer/songwriters and loop-based musicians, Pro Tools | Duet makes it easy to create and mix music. And you'll sound absolutely amazing. Discover infinite creative possibilities with Pro Tools software. Connect your favorite gear for recording. Plus, get a free year of Pro Tools upgrades and your choice of two additional premium plug-ins included at no extra charge.

    PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

    Pro Tools | Duet gives you the best of both worlds—award-winning Pro Tools software, used by the world's top artists, producers, and engineers, and the legendary sound of the Duet by Apogee interface. You get a complete and truly portable music creation system that delivers exceptional performance, quality, and value—in your studio and on the go.

    With the included breakout cable, you can connect any combination of up to two mics, guitars, basses, and synths for recording. Then monitor your sound (or send audio to outboard gear) using the two line/speaker outputs. You can even connect a MIDI keyboard or DJ controller directly to the interface through USB MIDI I/O.
    Take hands-on control of your mix using the multifunction controller knob and two touchpads. Toggle through inputs and outputs. Tweak volume levels. Get quick access to output functions. With convenient control right at your fingertips, you can eliminate time spent clicking around with your mouse.

    Keep an eye on your mix with the high-resolution, full color OLED display. With visual feedback for everything from metering, I/O details, and input grouping, to phantom power and other status indicators, you'll always know exactly where your session stands.

    SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

    WINDOWS
    OS Avid-qualified Windows-based computer for Pro Tools use (see details)
    MAC
    OS Avid-qualified Mac-based computer for Pro Tools use (see details)

    COMPATIBILITY

    PRO TOOLS  |  DUET INTERFACE
    Software Works with Pro Tools, Pro Tools IO Control, and any other DAW software that supports ASIO, Core Audio, WDM, MME, or multi-client drivers
    PLUG-INS
    Pro Tools  Supports a wide range of 64-bit Avid and third-party AAX Native virtual instruments, effects, sound processors, and utility plug-ins
    Third-party  Supports the associated plug-in formats when using the Pro Tools | Duet interface with third-party DAWs

    SPECIFICATIONS

    INPUTS, PREAMPS, AND OUTPUTS
    Analog inputs

    Two combo mic/instrument/line connections (XLR and 1/4") via breakout cable:

    • Combination line inputs: balanced, +20 dBu max
    • Mic/instrument inputs: +20 dBu/+14 dBu max
    Mic preamps

    Two mic preamps:

    • Gain: Up to 75 dB
    • EIN: 128 dB (unweighted) @ 60 dB, 150 Ohm input
    • Max input level: +20 dBu
    • Input impedance: 3K Ohm
    Hi-Z
    • Max input level: 14 dBu
    • Input impedance: >2M Ohm 
    Analog outputs

    Four analog outputs:

    • Two 1/4" balanced line/speaker outputs via breakout cable (+20 dBu max output level)
    • One built-in 1/4" stereo headphone output
    FEATURES
    Connections
    • High-speed USB 2.0—For connecting to a Mac or Windows-based computer
    • MIDI I/O (USB-A type connector)—For connecting a CoreMIDI-compatible keyboard, synth, or DJ controller
    Max audio resolution 24-bit/192 kHz
    A/D conversion
    • Max input level (+4 dBu ref): +20 dBu
    • Max input level (-10 dBV ref): +6 dBV
    • Input impedance: 5K Ohm
    • Frequency response (20 Hz–20 kHz): > +/-0.2 dB @ 44.1 kHz
    • Relative THD + N: -106 dB @ 96 kHz
    • Dynamic range: 114 dB, A-weighted
    D/A conversion
    • Max output level (+4 dBu ref): +20 dBu
    • Max output level (-10 dBV ref): +6 dBV
    • Line output impedance: 90 Ohm
    • Max headphone level output: 19 dBu
    • HPH output impedance: 30 Ohm
    • Frequency response (20 Hz–20 kHz): > +/- 0.05 dB @ 44.1 kHz
    • Relative THD + N: -113 dB @ 96 kHz
    • Dynamic range: 123 dB, A-weighted
    Phantom power 48V, selectable on analog inputs
    Soft Limit Selectable on analog inputs
    Phase invert Selectable on analog inputs
    Low-latency monitoring Complete input/output control with Pro Tools IO Control software (works on Mac and Windows)
    Control knob Multifunction controller enables you to select functions and set input and output levels
    Meter display Full color, high-resolution OLED display for viewing input and output levels and settings
    Touchpads

    Two configurable top-panel touchpads enable you to:

    GENERAL
    Dimensions (W x D x H) 4 x 6.3 x 1.5 in (10.2 x 16 x 3.8 cm)
    Weight 1.1 lb (0.5 kg)
    Power USB bus-powered on Mac; DC power supply included for PC use

    Create with power
    With Pro Tools, you can compose, record, edit, and mix professional music and audio productions easily. Work smarter and faster with advanced tools, including VCA Masters and extended metering. Experience exceptional recording and playback performance—no matter how large. Plus, you can play HD video right in the timeline, making it easy to create music and audio for video. You can even work with and collaborate on projects created in other audio applications too.

    Make music—virtually
    No instrument? No problem. Get access to a wide range of virtual instruments, plus full MIDI and notation tools, to compose the parts you need. Lay down beats with the drum machine, drum samples, or loops. Add real-sounding bass, guitar, piano, and other accompaniments. And layer in a variety of other sounds to build out your song—from orchestral instruments to sound effects. Making music has never been more fun.

    Edit and enhance tracks
    Create the perfect mix with ease. Punch in and out of recordings. Change or fix tempo, time, and pitch. Comp together tracks to create flawless performances. Accelerate mixing tasks using powerful automation. And polish tracks with a wide variety of effects and sound processing plug-ins—from high-quality reverbs and EQ, to guitar amp emulators and dynamics.

    Take control of your mix
    Interact with your recording and monitoring sessions in a number of ways with Pro Tools IO Control software. Access the mixer software for ultra low-latency monitoring while recording. Enable phantom power, Soft Limit, and phase invert (polarity) on inputs. You can even access and control various features directly from your Duet interface or any Artist Series controller.

    Get two extra plug-ins on us
    When you purchase Pro Tools | Duet, you'll also receive your choice of two incredible Avid plug-ins to keep—one Tier 2 high-quality plug-in and one Tier 3 premium plug-in. Whether you want to smooth, improve, shape, warm up, beef up, or dirty up your mixes, these plug-ins will give you the power you need to take your production to the next level.

    Maximize your creativity
    In addition to your two chosen plug-ins, you also get access to a collection of over 75 AAX virtual instruments, effects, sound-processing, and utility plug-ins. This provides you with an expansive sonic canvas and boundless resources to create without limits. Plus, you can expand your creative palette even more with over 1,000 64-bit AAX plug-ins available from Avid and other top audio developers.

    Hardware features

    Sound amazing
    Pro Tools | Duet features cutting-edge technology that delivers a difference you can hear. From audio recordings to plug-ins and virtual instruments, every facet of your mix is rendered in detail through state-of-the-art A/D and D/A conversion. And with its world-class mic preamps and professional-level I/O, you get the legendary sound quality you need to deliver the best mixes possible.

    Achieve rich sonic fidelity
    Retain your original audio source’s full impact, warmth, and dimension with dynamically optimized mic preamps. Featuring Apogee’s Advanced Stepped Gain Architecture, these preamps provide superior bandwidth, ultra-low noise, and up to 75 dB of transparent gain. You also get protection against digital distortion, enabling you to optimize recordings with several more decibels of apparent loudness.

    Capture every detail
    Record your vocal and guitar performances at the same time in studio-quality 24-bit/192 kHz audio resolution. With the breakout cable, you can capture up to two sources simultaneously using the mic/instrument combo inputs. And monitor your performance—or send sound to outboard gear—using the two 1/4-inch line/speaker outputs and/or stereo headphone output.

    Interact with your mix
    Get convenient hands and eyes-on access to your mix, right from the interface. View metering, I/O details, input grouping, and other status indicators on the full color OLED display. Toggle through inputs and outputs and adjust levels quickly with the multifunction controller knob. And access output functions such as Mute Outputs, Sum to Mono, and more with a tap using the two assignable touchpads.

    Get reliability for the road
    Want an interface that provides protection against daily abuse and the unpredictability of travel? Pro Tools | Duet is solidly built with die-cast aluminum, steel, and a scratch-resistant, hardened display panel, providing rugged reliability for the road. Plus, its compact size makes it an easy fit in any desktop studio environment. Or tuck it into your bag or backpack for on-the-go creation.

    Work with what you want
    While you can create anything imaginable with Pro Tools, you can also use Pro Tools | Duet with other audio tools too. Simply pair it with any software that supports ASIO, Core Audio, WDM, MME, or multi-client drivers for ultimate flexibility.

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