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Universal Audio Announces Windows 7 Support For 64-Bit UAD Plug-Ins, UAD-2 Satellite, and Apollo Audio Interface

Latest UAD Software v6.4 Delivers Host of Features for PC-Based Audio Engineers

SCOTTS VALLEY, CA • November 28, 2012Universal Audio (UA), a leading manufacturer of professional audio recording hardware and software, has released UAD Powered Plug-Ins v6.4 software, delivering long-requested features for PC-based audio engineers and producers on 64-bit Windows 7 operating systems*.

New UAD v6.4 Software Features:

  • 64-bit UAD Plug-In Support for Windows 7
    UAD Powered Plug-Ins are now 64-bit for Windows 7 64-bit edition operating system users.
  • UAD-2 Satellite Drivers for Windows 7 (FireWire)
    The UAD-2 Satellite FireWire DSP Accelerator is now compatible with Windows 7 64-bit edition operating systems, using a qualified PCIe-to-FireWire 800 adapter card.
  • Apollo Audio Interface drivers for Windows 7 (FireWire)
    The award-winning Apollo Audio Interface is now compatible with Windows 7 64-bit edition operating systems, using a qualified PCIe-to-FireWire 800 adapter card.

“After the launch of Apollo earlier this year, we’ve devoted much of our engineering resources to solidifying the UAD Powered Plug-ins platform on the PC side,” says CEO and Founder, Bill Putnam Jr. “I'm happy to announce the release of 64-bit plug-ins for Windows 7, as well as Windows 7 FireWire drivers for the UAD-2 Satellite and our popular Apollo Audio Interface.”

Separately, Universal Audio will be releasing a public beta of 64-bit Mac plug-ins (UAD Powered Plug-Ins v6.4.1 software) in December, ensuring that 64-bit UAD plug-in support will be available on both PC and Mac platforms in 2012.

Download UAD Software v6.4 for Windows 7 here:
http://www.uaudio.com/downloads

Learn more about the award-winning UAD-2 Powered Plug-Ins platform here: http://www.uaudio.com/uad-plug-ins.html

*For full information on UAD software v6.4 system requirements, features, and limitations, please visit the Version History & Release Notes page on the UA website.

About UAD Powered Plug-Ins
Powered by Universal Audio’s popular UAD-2 DSP Accelerator hardware, UAD Powered Plug-Ins offer the world’s most authentic analog hardware emulations and award-winning audio plug-ins on Mac and PC. UAD plug-ins deliver rich, analog sound quality that would be difficult or impossible to achieve with native recording systems.

About Universal Audio Inc.
Founded in 1958 by recording pioneer Bill Putnam Sr., and refounded in 1999 by Bill Putnam Jr., Universal Audio is best known for its classic, hand-built analog hardware and advanced UAD Digital Signal Processing technology for recording, mixing, and mastering audio. Headquartered in Scotts Valley, California, UA is focused on merging the best of vintage analog and modern digital technology, following its rich recording heritage and motto, “Analog Ears. Digital Minds.” www.uaudio.com

©2012 Universal Audio, Inc. All rights reserved. Product features, specifications, pricing, and availability are subject to change without notice. The "Universal Audio" name, UA "Diamond" logo, “Apollo,” and "UAD-2 Powered Plug-Ins" are trademarks of Universal Audio Inc. All other trademarks contained herein are the property of their respective owners.

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