UAD 9.0 software brings Thunderbolt compatibility to Windows 10 systems

Only works with Thunderbolt 3 via USB-C

UAD has announced the latest edition of its software, version 9, which now includes Thunderbolt compatibility for Windows 10 systems.

Now, Thunderbolt-equipped Apollo Twin, Apollo 8 (DUO and QUAD), Apollo 8p, Apollo 16, and Apollo FireWire audio interfaces, as well as UAD-2 Satellite Thunderbolt devices can all be connected to Windows 10 computers that include a Thunderbolt 3 connection (qualified Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt adapter required).

Thunderbolt compatibility for Windows 10 systems key features

  • All Thunderbolt-equipped Apollo and UAD-2 devices now available to Windows 10 users with Thunderbolt 3 PCs
  • Allows current PC-based Apollo and Apollo 16 FireWire users to upgrade their rigs to Thunderbolt speed and stability with UA's Thunderbolt Option Card
  • Compatible with Windows 10 64-bit only
  • PCs must be equipped with Thunderbolt 3 via USB-C (older Thunderbolt systems are not supported)
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