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Universal Audio Announces Holiday Promotion for New Apollo X Interfaces

For a limited time, customers will receive exclusive UAD plug-ins when they purchase and register a new Apollo X interface

SCOTTS VALLEY, CA • November 15th, 2018 — Universal Audio, a leading manufacturer of professional audio hardware and software, is pleased to announce the Apollo X Holiday Promotion. Now through December 31st, customers who purchase a new Apollo X interface are eligible to receive exclusive UAD plug-ins from Helios, SSL, Lexicon, and Empirical Labs — absolutely free.

The new flagship Apollo X interfaces give music producers, project studio owners, and post-production studios elite-class A/D and D/A conversion, HEXA Core UAD plug-in processing, Dual-Crystal clocking, and 7.1 surround sound monitoring — all in a sleek rackmount Thunderbolt 3 audio interface for Mac or PC.*

Buy an Apollo x16 or Apollo x8p Audio Interface & Get:
SSL 4000 E Channel Strip Collection
Lexicon 224 Digital Reverb
Empirical Labs EL8 Distressor Compressor
Helios Type 69 Preamp and EQ Collection

Buy an Apollo x8 or Apollo x6 Audio Interface & Get:
SSL 4000 E Channel Strip Collection
Lexicon 224 Digital Reverb

*Surround Sound features coming Q4 2018.

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About UAD Powered Plug-Ins

Powered by Universal Audio’s popular UAD-2 DSP Accelerator hardware and Apollo Thunderbolt and USB audio interfaces, 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."

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