Its a black and silver design updating to the look of apples newer products. Apogee duet 2 the duet 2 now has 4 analog outputs which should make it more suited for djs to monitor separate mixes or to send a click track to a drummer or a submix to front of house when playing live. Apogee electronics has become one of the foremost names in audio interfaces with an array of products like the jam, duet, and symphony io. The apogee name, logo and library were licensed to a new company, apogee software, llc. Apogee is higher educations largest video provider delivering managed cable tv, video on demand, and iptv through stream2 supporting your oncampus living retention initiatives. Field spectroradiometer software model ss110 and ss120. It is a singlechannel audio interface that is packed in a very compact yet stylish housing.
By 1996, with 3d video games dominating the industry, the apogee name was dropped and all games by the company were published under the 3d realms brand, although the companys legal name remains apogee software, ltd. Apogee software provides comprehensive offering of java runtime environments jres for embedded systems. Apogee one is buspowered through the usb connection, and it comes with a mono input, builtin microphone, and stereo output. Originally, 3d realms, a video game company founded by scott miller in 1987, bore the apogee software name and logo until adopting the trade name 3d realms in 1996. The new apogee soon signed a deal with deep silver to copublish a trio of duke nukem games for the nintendo ds and playstation portable called duke nukem trilogy. Apogee duet 2 in x 4 out usb audio interface for ipad and mac, logic, pro tools, auria. Apogee one is buspowered through the usb connection, and it comes with a mono input, built.
The company is best known for popularizing the shareware distribution model for video games in the 1980s and 90s, as well as for creating game franchises, such as duke nukem. If our live chat is not available in the lower right corner of your screen, you can submit a ticket through this form. Overdrive mode makes virtual amps and effects sound more realistic. Their games included gravitron, gravitron ii, froggs, and robot battles. Apogee definition is the point in the orbit of an object such as a satellite orbiting the earth that is at the greatest distance from the center of the earth. Apogee duet usb audio interface for ipad, iphone and mac. In early march 2014 the company, along with the name 3d realms, were sold to the danish company interceptor entertainment aps. Our clients are leading investorowned, cooperative and municipal energy utilities across the country and their key trade associations. Ask apogee don explains the usb midi on quartet and duet. These jres are used for reliable and high performance deployments of java applications on.
The firewire apogee duet was something i found and bought after doing a lot of research. Apogees puredigital connection for pristine sound quality. Publisher developer of games dating back to the 1980s. The most popular portable audio interface for mac, pc and ipad. Apogee previously worked together with interceptor. I just got a brand new macbook pro, mountain lion 10. With control functions built directly into apples logic pro, soundtrack pro and garageband software, duet empowers you to create professional recordings effortlessly on your mac. Through our usbased team, we are able to provide offshore resources designed to benefit your software development process.
Heres the deal folks, im about to pull my hair out. Add touch bar to any tablet from any mac running sierra 10. As video continues to become foundational to the modern student, apogee is keeping a close eye on innovating video services into the future. Apogee software is windows compatible, xp and later. Apogee duet usb audio interface for mac, ios and windows. The original apogee software was established in 1987 as apogee software ltd. Choose menu new project and select sample rate and number of tracks 4. To open garagebands apogee duet control panel, click on the edit button next to the input source popup menu. Originally, 3d realms, a video game company founded by scott miller in 1987, bore the apogee software name and logo until adopting the trade name 3d.
Contact apogee tech support chat and email response. The company was founded by terry nagy in 2008 after he acquired the rights to the name and logo from 3d realms. By 1996, with 3d video games dominating the industry, the apogee name was dropped and all games by the company were published under the 3d realms brand, although the companys legal. Apogee duet with 3year apogee assure premium service plan. An apogee technology first introduced in 1992 on apogees ad500 converter, soft limit can be heard on countless platinum selling records around the world. Apogee duet sets the industry standard for portable professional audio recording. Software downloads datalogger programs apogee instruments.
The apogee name was spun off as apogee software llc in 2008, a separate company that would handle distribution, remakes, and other developments related to older apogee games. Page 42 software setup apogee duet users guide cubasis 1. From the mic preamps to the adda converters and the clocking, duet is bestinclass and cuttingedge apogee technology. With components carefully selected in critical listening tests and a highly efficient circuit design, duet was built by apogee engineers to make a difference you can hear. Apogee strategies llc is an information systems resource offering advanced technical and development solutions in information technology, systems and software for. Apogee announces windows 10 compatibility for one, duet. Once a technology exclusively reserved for apogee s most advanced audio converters, soft limit is included in duet and can be enabled in apogee maestro software. The quickest way to download software installer package for your product. This superior analog design prevents the digital clipping that causes distortion by instantaneously rounding off transient peaks before they hit the analogtodigital converter. In 2008 the apogee name, logo, and library were licensed to a separate company apogee software, llc.
The company was founded by terry nagy in 2008 after he acquired the rights to the name and logo from 3d realms history. Mar 25, 20 the original, diminutive apogee duet was a revelation when it hit the market back in 2008. This tiny silver looking box comes with 2 microphone inputs with phantom power delivering world class apogee preamps, 2 linelevel inputs and 2 monitor outputs, all bundled and tied up together in a single breakout cable. Apogee duet 1 im desperate to get this figured out. An exciting new development on the apogee duet two is the oled screen. The original apogee duet established itself as the goto interface for professionals on the go and amateurs recording at home.
Apogee is led by a dynamic, committed team of executives with over 60 years of combined experience in all aspects of home delivery and installation. In 1994, apogee established its 3d realms brand for publishing 3d video games distributed by the company. Pcmag, and pc magazine are among the federally registered trademarks of ziff davis, llc and may not be used by third parties. Access to the latest apogee maestro 2 software is provided for purchasers of the duet 2, allowing you to control all aspects of its operation from a single window on your mac.
Products like symphony io, quartet, duet, one, jam and mic have been instrumental in capturing countless grammy and oscar winning performances by todays biggest artists. Current licensees of existing apogees products are allowed to continue commercial distribution of the products. This makes sense like the original duet, the duet 2 only runs on the mac osx platform. Apogee software, llc is an american video game publisher based in rowlett, texas. All of this information is also available in the convenient and welldesigned maestro 2 software for ios. Output blend feature offers zero latency monitoring and recording. Apogee one is the little brother of the twochannel apogee duet 2. Corporate restructuring 200920 prey was released by 3d realms on july 11, 2006 after being in development hell for eleven years. When connected, the duet also charges ios devices although youll need to plug in the bundled ac adapter, and offers ipad software control. Apogee software associates, llc enables software companies to save up to 75% on their software development costs. In most cases, the sample rate is set by the audio application with which duet is communicating.
Intro specs performance measurements usage recommendations more. Its as if my focal solos have disappeared into thin air. Youve got the right connections worldclass mic preamps immaculate, nextgen adda converters. Please fill out this form if you are experiencing problems with apogee instruments software so our engineers can address the issue as soon as possible. If you have any question, the duet support team works around the clock to respond on average within two hours. Originally, 3d realms, a video game company founded by scott miller in 1987, bore the apogee software name and logo until adopting the trade name 3d realms in. In terms of aesthetics the apogee 2 duet updates the look of the box beautifully. Operation os x audio midi setup found in the applicationsutilities folder provides control of duets sample rate and output level, as well as settings for assigning software io to duets hardware io. I was very slutty and have a pair of hd800s on the way. Apogee software provides comprehensive offering of java runtime environments. Made for the musician, producer and engineer that wants the ultimate sound quality and elegant simplicity, duet features legendary apogee adda conversion, 2 worldclass microphone preamps, usb midi io and ess sabre32 dac technology.
The awardwinning apogee duet combines an audio interface, headphone amp, and midi interface that makes it a snap to create professional recordings in any location on your ipad, iphone, ipod touch, or mac. Our team is comprised of chemical engineers, nuclear engineers, mechanical and. Software developers apogee software associates, llc. The duet is a 2channel firewire audio interface that features the amazing sound quality that made apogee electronics famous. Apogee duet sets the industry standard for portable professional audio recording on mac and ipad. The included apogee maestro software is the duet users best friend, as it provides quick access to all device and system settings via a simple, single window interface. Duet operates at all standard sample rates between 44. The apogee quartet lets you connect up to four mics, instruments, keyboards or line inputs, plus you can plug in your midi controller or keyboard.
As of january 2016, apogee stopped creating new products and licensing existing products to new customers. Tech support is free for registered customers only. Once a technology exclusively reserved for apogees most advanced audio converters, soft limit is included in duet and can be enabled in apogee maestro software. The apogee duet 2 is a topquality audio interface for recording or just listening to music on a mac, but its no longer the only game in town. The new windows software installers include a firmware update for the hardware, custom apogee asio audio driver and pc compatible version of apogee s maestro application for controlling audio interface settings and low latency monitoring. Utilities included an uneraseundelete file recovery tool. Has anyone tried driving the hd800 cans with the headphone amp on the apogee duet 2. An apogee technology first introduced in 1992 on apogee s ad500 converter, soft limit can be heard on countless platinum selling records around the world. They are highly dedicated to setting a new standard in the industry getting your products from manufacturer, vendor or retailer into your customers homes, with unparalleled professionalism. Choose menu input matrix and make sure the auria input is going to the desired track 1.
Made for the musician, producer and engineer that wants the ultimate sound quality and elegant simplicity, duet features legendary apogee adda conversion, two worldclass microphone preamps, usb midi io and ess sabre32 dac technology. Since 1985, apogee has produced innovative, awardwinning technology that powers many of the worlds most respected studios. Direct digital connection to ipad and ios devices iphone, ipad and ipod touch. Apogee duet 2 desktop 192k24b dac and adc 2011 made in usa. This free websites biggest source of support is when you use these links, especially this link to. The apogee duet offers a fullcolor oled display that gives you visual feedback for a number of functions, including metering, inputoutput value levels, muting, phantom power, and more. As of january 2017, apogee stopped creating new products and licensing existing products to new customers. Apogee electronics duetiosmaclo duet usb audio interface. The jump in quality in regards to depth, stereo image, and each instruments focus was immediately apparent upon switching from the apogee duet 2.
And, if i were to dislike that combo and get a hifi headphone amp like a woo audio or lake. Duet uses 256bit encryption and works entirely locally, keeping your display data safe. Made for the musician, producer and engineer that wants the ultimate sound quality and elegant simplicity, duet features legendary apogee adda conversion, 2 worldclass microphone preamps, usb midi io and. For example, when using duet with garageband, duets sample rate is automatically set to 44. With maestro, you can select your input type, enable soft limit on mic and instrument inputs, and use the mixer for lowlatency monitoring. With this display you know the status of any input and output at any given moment without having to refer to maestro or your recording software. Windows 10 software installers are now available as of 11212017.817 707 1260 940 1202 904 822 43 1314 675 371 444 610 296 1305 1480 1027 204 1083 160 1057 132 1185 1012 660 1002 932 314 118 551 888 191 1233 692 722 772 884