Orion Studio by Antelope Audio

Antelope Audio announces at AES 2015 the new Orion Studio, their latest addition to its Orion series of recording interfaces. Featuring the fastest AD/DA chip-set on the market in combination with Thunderbolt™ and USB compatibility, Orion Studio delivers awesome Speed, Unparalleled I/O Flexibility and Pure, Sonic Integrity in a 1u Rackspace interface.

Press Release:

“Orion Studio is able to simultaneously process 32 I/O of 192 kHz audio at dizzying speeds of 100uS round trip delay, making it the fastest AD/DA converter in its class. Further, Orion Studio features 12 extremely transparent microphone preamplifiers with phantom power, 16 analog outputs and a pair of mastering-grade monitor outputs, two hardware inserts, two re-amps and a talkback mic.

Orion Studio is totally controllable via a user-friendly desktop applet available for both OS X and Windows operating systems. The control panel builds on the logic and flexibility of Zen Studio’s panel, allowing for easy color-coded routing and creation of four separate mixers with custom DSP effects and zero latency monitoring. Five user-configurable presets enhance engineers’ productivity, providing fast and easy recall of favorite settings. Orion Studio’s clocking accuracy is provided by Antelope’s superior 64-bit Acoustically Focused Clocking (AFC) jitter management technology, which is present in all Antelope’s flagship clocks and converters.”

Features:

  • Antelope Audio precise AD/DA conversion technology
  • 32 channels at 192 kHz I/O via ThunderboltTM
  • 24 channels at 192 kHz I/O via USB
  • Comprehensive mic pres, HiZ instrument and line inputs
  • 12 Class A mic preamps, with phantom power: 8 mic/line inputs and 4 mic/line/instrument inputs
  • Comprehensive mic pres, HiZ instrument and line inputs
  • 2 Re-amp Outputs
  • Inserts over TRS
  • 2 Independently assignable headphone outputs
  • 2 Pairs of Monitor Outs on TRS
  • 2 DSUB-25 connectors
  • 16 channels I/O via Fiber Optic ADAT
  • 2 channels I/O via S/PDIF
  • Antelope’s renowned 64-bit Acoustically Focused Clocking Technology
  • Antelope’s proprietary Oven Controlled Oscillator for supreme clocking stability
  • 1 Word Clock Output, 1 Word Clock Input
  • Five presets for fast and easy recall of favorite setups
  • 1U rack size device consuming only 25 Watts keeping the heat low
  • A user-friendly desktop application available for both Windows ans OS X
  • Ergonomic software control panel
  • Extremely flexible routing and mixing capabilities
  • Massive parallel DSP and effects processing
  • Sample Rates (kHz): 32, 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4, 192

Orion Studio is expected to be delivered starting December 1, 2015, priced at $2,795.

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