Solid State Logic Nucleus2 Compact DAW & Studio Controller - Dark

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Nucleus2 is a unique proposition for the professional project studio with a perfect blend of advanced DAW control, transparent SuperAnalogue monitoring with talkback, SSL console grade mic pres, pro quality Dante audio interface and bundled SSL Duende Native plug-ins. There is no other product available which offers the professional producer all of these elements, with benchmark audio performance and elegant ergonomics. Not only is it unique, but Nucleus2 is also outstanding value; these elements bought separately would cost more and deliver a less elegant solution.

Nucleus2 is a compact, portable desktop unit that creates a comfortable, efficient, hands on operating environment for DAW based Music and Film/TV Post production. It provides everything you need to record and monitor audio and to control your DAW quickly and efficiently without resorting to your mouse. Nucleus2 streamlines your workflow and helps you focus on your sound, not your screen.

• Ethernet connected DAW Controller for professional project studios
• Compatible with ProTools, Logic, Cubase/Nuendo and all major DAW applications
• Switch between 3 connected DAW's with a single button press
• Two banks of 8 channel controls plus centre section controls
• Touch sensitive 100mm motorised faders
• Digital Scribble Strips with assignable V-Pots and soft keys
• Completely user customisable DAW & Key Command mapping
• Remote Logictivity Browser for effortless configuration
• SD card for non volatile project storage
• Large heavy duty transport buttons and high quality jog/shuttle wheel
• Excellent visual feedback via self illuminating buttons, LED's and DAW Level Metering
• A unique audio nerve centre for your project studio
• Benchmark SuperAnalogue quality output to 2 stereo sets of +4dBu monitor outputs
• High quality Dante audio interface (44.1kHz 96kHz, 24 Bit) over ethernet
• Two Combi XLR mic/line/instrument level inputs to audio interface and monitor outputs
• Digital S/PDIF I/O to the AD/DA of the audio interface
• Zero latency Rec monitoring with wet/dry control to balance input and DAW playback
• SSL SuperAnalogue Mic Pre's, identical to those used on SSL Duality and AWS consoles
• Mic inputs have 80Hz High Pass Filters, Phase Reverse and Phantom Power
• Insert send/return connections switched between inputs and DAW playback for mixdown
• Additional "external" SuperAnalogueTM input monitor path for another audio interface
• Talkback input path with switchable -20dB monitor DIM and adjustable gain. Can be switched to feed input 2 of the Dante soundcard for remote comms over the network
• Two headphone outputs and one iJack monitor input
• Standard 1/4" Jack footswitch connection
• Three USB sockets for use as a 3 port USB hub
• Dual Ethernet ports for incorporating additional Dante devices into your studio

• Power: External AC-DC Adapter, 24Vdc 5.0A 120W
• Network: 2 x 1 RJ-45 type (100bT, Cat5)
• USB: 1 x type-B chassis socket, 3 x type-A chassis sockets
• Terminal: RS232, 9-pin sub-D (SSL diagnostic use only)
• External In: Balanced, 3-pin XLR-F
• Pre-amp In: Balanced, 3-pin XLR-F
• Balanced, 1/4" stereo jack socket, Zi >10k, 100k
• Pre-amp, Monitor, Mini OutBalanced, 3-pin XLR-M, Zo ≈ 100Ω
• InsertsBalanced, stereo 1/4" jack socket, Zi > 10k, 100Ω
• Headphones: Stereo 1/4" jack socket
• Footswitch: Stereo 1/4" jack socket (2 circuits)
• iJack: Stereo 3.5mm jack socket
• Frequency Response: (+/- 0.1db 20-20KHz)
• THD+N (1kHz): 0.002% @ +24dBU
• Soundcard Specs: 44.1KHz - 96KHz 16 to 24 bit
• Max Headroom (INPUT): +27 dBU
• Max Headroom (OUTPUT): +26 dBU
• Dynamic Range: >120dB
• Depth: 385mm / 15.25" including trim, excluding connectors
• Height: 120mm / 4.75"including feet
• Width: 730mm / 28.75"including trim
• Weight: 7.5kg / 16.5 pounds
• Boxed size: 460mm x 200mm x 800mm / 18.25" x 8.0" x 31.5"
• Boxed weight: 8.0kg / 17.75 pounds

System Requirements:
• Mac: Intel Core 2 Duo 1.2GHz or faster, OS X Version 10.8.5 or higher
• Windows: 1.2GHz or faster, Windows 7, 8, 8.1 & 10
• All Computers: 4Gb RAM, 15Mb Hard Disk space, Internet connection (for product registration and software download)
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