Orion32 is the world’s first 32 channel AD/DA converter, supporting both MADI and USB interfaces, clocked by Antelope’s renowned 64-bit Acoustically Focused Clocking (AFC) technology.
Orion32 allows 192 kHz I/O streaming of 32-channel digital audio through its custom-built USB chip, which provides simple connectivity to any USB-enabled DAW or computer. The converter also provides 32 channels of 96kHz audio through its Fiber-Optic MADI I/O connections, which can be used to connect with any suitably equipped MADI device.
Antelope Audio Orion 32 USB and MADI AD/DA Converter Features
- 32 channels simultaneous I/O streaming of 24-bit/192 kHz audio via USB
- 16 I/O channels on ADAT, analog via 8 D-SUB 25 I/O connectors
- Powered by our world-renowned 64-bit AFC jitter management algorithm
- Routing, mixing and managing presets via a user-friendly desktop application
- Oven Controlled Oscillator, 4 WC Outs, WC & Atomic Clock Ins
- Compact 1U chassis fits in any rack
- Low heat means no need for venting
- Windows & Mac OS X compatible
The multi-channel converter also supports ADAT protocol by offering 16 I/O channels, for even greater compatibility with a large number of audio devices. The multi-channel converter inputs and outputs pass the analog signal through eight D-SUB 25 I/O connectors.
In addition to being an extremely high quality audio converter, Orion32 is also an audio master clock.
The Orion32 employs Antelope’s proprietary 4th generation of AFC and oven controlled oscillator, technologies that made Antelope Audio clocks an industry leader for accuracy and reliability in recording, mastering and post-production facilities around the world. The four word clock outs, together with the 10 MHz input, make Orion32 ideally suited to be in the center of any project or high-end studio.
With its seamless digital routing options, the Orion32 offers exceptional flexibility. The routing feature allows sound engineers to, for example, use the AD conversion and output the signal simultaneously both through the MADI and USB interfaces. The device is managed through a user friendly desktop application available for both Windows and OS X. Moreover it is equipped with give preset buttons for fast and easy recall of favorite settings.