The Apogee Symphony I/O Mk II DANTE is a multi-channel audio interface featuring Apogee’s flagship AD/DA conversion, modular, configurable I/O (up to 32 inputs and outputs), intuitive touchscreen display, and optional world-class microphone preamps. Designed to deliver professional sound quality for audio recording, mixing, and mastering, Symphony I/O Mk II is the ultimate music production centerpiece for any modern studio. And now, with the Symphony I/O Mk II Dante option card and a simple ethernet cable, Symphony I/O Mk II can be easily connected and shared across post-production, broadcast, live sound, or recording studio networks, unleashing legendary sound quality on the world’s most popular audio-over-IP solution. The Symphony I/O Mk II Dante option card also includes Pro Tools connectivity for integration of Pro Tools | HD systems into a Dante network environment. No other Dante-enabled audio interface offers this level of quality, flexibility, and modularity.
Ultimate Sound Quality – Features Apogee’s Flagship AD/DA conversion and optional mic preamps I/O Flexibility – Up to 32 channels of analog inputs and outputs per unit with optional 8 mic preamp module
Pro Tools HD Peripheral Port – Up to 32 bidirectional channels up to 192kHz. Route Symphony I/O module inputs or Dante Rx to Pro Tools inputs by blocks of 8 channels. Pro Tools HD outputs are routed to Dante Tx and I/O module outputs
Interoperable networking technology – Works seamlessly with any other Dante-powered device
Up to 32 bidirectional channels at 96kHz – 16 bi-directional channels at 192kHz
(all include dante and Protools HD)
- 2×6 SE
The Symphony I/O Mk II Dante option card uses Audinate’s Brooklyn II module which features plug-and-play media networking for up to 32 bidirectional channels at 96kHz and 16 bidirectional channels up to 192k. The system can be configured with a number of custom options ranging from 8-32 analog I/O channels. Symphony I/O MK II Dante allows up to 32 channels with ProTools and redundant Dante connectivity to be fitted into a single two-space rack device providing the smallest footprint available with this feature set.
Pro Tools | HD over-IP made easy
If Pro Tools is part of your network environment, Symphony I/O Mk II’s Pro Tools | HD peripheral port lets you route audio between your Pro Tools session, the Dante network, and Symphony I/O Mk II modules, no need for an additional, stand-alone box.
Developed by Audinate, Dante enables digital audio distribution over standard Ethernet networks. Dante allows audio, control, and all other data to coexist on the same network in an ultra-low latency environment and with near-perfect synchronization. The Dante Controller software and network management features make even the most complex network configuration quick and easy.