- Included for all Console 1 owners
- Low latency monitoring and real-time plug-in control at your fingertips gives you the ultimate UAD workflow
- Channel settings control, such as volume, pan, mute, send and rec/mon
Softube Console 1 can now improve more than just your mixing workflow. With Apollo Central your recording workflow benefits as well. Included for all Console 1 owners and easily activated, Apollo Central gives deep and intuitive control of the Universal Audio Console software, allowing hands-on operation of tracking, near-zero-latency monitoring, and more.
The Greek god Apollo watches over songwriters, and now we're helping out from Sweden too. UA's Console software controlled by Softube's Console 1 makes you all-powerful over your music.
Low latency monitoring and real-time plug-in control at your fingertips gives you the ultimate UAD workflow. Operating your Apollo with a physical console instead of a mouse is a completely different experience.
"Console 1 and UA Console working together in harmony while tracking with Apollo and UAD plug-ins? What's not to like?"7x Grammy Award winning Producer/Mixer
If you own an Apollo interface, you will now be able to switch modes within the Console 1 on-screen display and affect preamp gain, volume, pan, cues, send levels, and more in UA Console.
Save time and trouble you'd usually waste fussing over a mouse and multiple plug-in GUIs, and use it instead to get creative and focus on your music.
They weren't literally made for each other, but Console 1 and Apollo interfaces are a flaming good team!
You can load plugins and presets without touching a mouse, and control near-zero-latency guitar amps, reverbs, compressors, even Unison enabled preamps, using physical knobs, pre-mapped and laid out right there on your desk.
Track with real-time effects; create and send headphone mixes; import and adjust a vocal chain; all with a hands-on analogue feel and a fingertip workflow. You'll save time, enjoy yourself, and do better-sounding work than ever.
"Console 1 now gives Apollo interface users fast hands-on control over all of the most critical functions for tracking and mixing. From level setting Unison preamps to applying Realtime UAD Processing, it's all right there at your fingertips, and a joy to use. This makes Console 1 a supremely powerful tool for Apollo-based audio production."Director of Product Management, Universal Audio
All Softube products require a computer with appropriate DAW host software (none of which are included).
Versions from 2.5.38 and newer of the Softube plug-ins have the following minimum requirements:
All native versions
In theory, any 64-bit VST, VST3, AU, or AAX (Pro Tools 11.0.2 or higher) compatible host application should work. However, due to plug-in host differences between DAWs - and our own rigorous testing standards - we only officially test our plug-ins and instruments in the most recent versions of Pro Tools, Logic Pro, Cubase, Ableton Live, Studio One, Reaper, and Cakewalk. Softube plugins are not tested in non-listed systems, but they most likely work as long as the system requirements are met. We cannot guarantee a solution for issues in unsupported systems.
Note: We have checked the basic functionality of our plug-ins, and Softube Central, under Apple Rosetta 2.
With regards to the different VST formats, we strongly recommend using VST3 as some of our plug-ins have features that are not present in the older VST format. Supported sample rates: 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4, and 192 kHz, in both mono and stereo. The most recent maintenance release of your DAW application is recommended. AAX DSP is not currently in active development. TDM/VENUE is no longer supported (old downloads are available on the Legacy Installers page).
Find the Softube installer you need both Softube Central and individual plug-ins.
AAX DSP version