Orion32 HD includes a fine selection of FREE hardware-based vintage AFX

The proprietary FPGA is the heart and soul of all Antelope Audio interfaces and is included inside Orion 32 HD. Allowing you to use Antelope’s integrated and ever-growing library of hardware-based vintage EQs, compressors and of course AuraVerb.

  • BA-6A
  • FET-78A
  • SMT-100A
  • ALT-436C
  • Stay Levin
  • Grove Hill Liverpool
  • Gyraf Gyratec X
  • Tube176
  • x903
  • VCA160
  • FET-A76
  • FeedForward Antelope Compressor
  • VEQ-55B
  • Ha32C
  • VEQ-STU 900
  • VEQ-STU 169
  • VEQ-STU 089
  • BAE 1023
  • BAE 1084
  • VEQ-4K Series
  • NEU-W495
  • NEU-W492
  • NEU-PEV
  • LANG-PEQ2
  • HELIOS 69
  • VEQ-HLF
  • VEQ-55A
  • BAE-1073
  • VEQ-1A
  • VMEQ-5

Overview

FORGET ABOUT LATENCY

Stream 64-channels of audio via HDX & USB 3.0

Orion32 HD is the newest addition to the Orion family. Compatible with any DAW on the market via HDX port or USB 3.0, this new Pro Tools HD and Native interface offers everything Antelope Audio stands for. Zero latency Monitoring, I/O streaming of 64-channel 192 kHz audio, Antelope’s industry-leading clocking, and pristine AD/DA conversion. Orion32 HD’s analog I/O is handled by 8 DB25 connectors, accompanied by MADI, ADAT and S/PDIF connectivity.

Orion32 HD features a fine selection of vintage FX powered by Antelope Audio’s innovative Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) technology bringing modeling of legendary vintage gear to a whole new level.

orion32 HD features

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64 CHANNELS I/O

Simultaneous streaming of 24-bit, 192 kHz audio via HDX or USB 3.0 and additional connectivity on MADI, ADAT, S/PDIF, 8x DB25

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SUPREME CLOCKING

Powered by Antelope’s 64-BIT Clocking Technology with 2 Word Clock or Loopsync Outs, Word Clock or LoopSync & Antelope 10M/10MX Atomic Clock Inputs

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POWERFUL FPGA

Custom FPGA for authentic modeling of vintage gear, maintaining multiple mixers with real-time effects processing and measuring only 2 samples of inaudible latency

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MASTERING GRADE MONITOR OUTS

High Monitoring DA included using chips from our popular Pure2 Mastering Converter

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SOFTWARE CONTROL

Routing, mixing, real-time effects processing via OS X & Windows compatible app

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QUIET OPERATION

Housed in an efficient “green” design with no fans inside, means no need for expensive machine rooms or iso racks

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DESCRIPTION

FAST AND FURIOUS

Smooth mixing and mastering-grade monitoring

Like its predecessors, Orion32 HD is a versatile audio interface, which works like a charm with any DAW on the market. It enables you not only to stream an astounding 64 channels of audio when tracking, but also allows for multiple monitor mixes. When monitoring, the sound is pleasing, combining transparent detail in a very natural way, like all things Antelope. Independent software mixers, integrated hardware-based FPGA vintage effects, it’s all there, with more connectivity options than ever.

…it looks great, sounds fantastic, feels reliable and solid — everything a high end piece of studio gear should be”

Matt Vanacoro, one of New York’s premier musicians, he has collaborated as a keyboardist in studio and on stage with artists such as Jordan Rudess (Dream Theater), Mark Wood (Trans-Siberian Orchestra), Mark Rivera (Billy Joel Band), Aaron Carter and many more.

CLOCKING LIKE WE LOVE IT

Perfect sound through flawless clocking

The unbeatable clocking accuracy of Orion32 HD is provided by Antelope’s renowned 64-bit Acoustically Focused Clocking (AFC) jitter management technology. Antelope’s clocking is known the world over with a 20 year reputation for excellence in both stability and sonic improvement. Transients will shine like never before, you’ll achieve a stereo image with incomparable depth and detail.

And that sparse and crystal clear high-end… Yes, we’re talking sonic perfection just like in our game-changing OCX HD and Trinity master clocks.

FPGA POWERED

The proprietary FPGA is the heart and soul of all Antelope Audio interfaces

The exquisite collections of Vintage EQ’s include authentically models of Lang PEQ-1, BAE 1073, 1084, 1023, UK-69 and many other classic British and German vintage units. Vintage Compressors begin with the life-like model of the FET76 and many more are soon to be available, FREE to all new and registered users of Antelope’s growing line of world class interfaces.

INTUITIVE SOFTWARE CONTROL

Your wildest routing dreams come true with the Orion 32 HD desktop app

Orion32 HD is fully controllable via its intuitive OS X and Windows compatible desktop app. Its color-coded routing matrix now features an alternative view making routing a piece of cake. The interface can be also accessed from multiple computers on the same network. With freely movable and resizable panels you can maximize the most out of your computer monitor space, perfect when working on huge projects, scoring to picture and on multiple screen set ups.

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Connectivity

Power Button
Oven Clock Light
LOCK Light
Atomic Clock Light
Frequency Buttons Up & Down
Display
Antelope Function Button
Preset Buttons 1 – 5
Main Power Connection
Word Clock Input
Atomic Clock Input
Word Clock Outputs
S/PDIF Output
S/PDIF Input
Monitor Outputs
HDX I/O
ADAT Input
ADAT Output
MADI I/O
USB 3
Analog Outputs D-SUB 25
Analog Inputs D-SUB 25

Specifications

    • ANALOG

      Analog Inputs
      4 x DB 25 (32 channels total), +24 dBu max

      Analog Outputs
      4 x DB 25 (32 channels total), +24 dBu max
      2 x Monitor Outs on TRS 1/4 Jacks, +24 dBu max

      D/A Monitor Converter
      Dynamic Range: 129 dB
      THD + N: -108 dB

      A/D Converter
      Dynamic Range: 120 dB
      THD + N: -110 dB

      D/A Converters
      Dynamic Range: 120 dB
      THD + N: -107 dB

    • DIGITAL

      Digital Inputs
      1 x Fiber Optic MADI (up to 64 channels)
      2 x ADAT (up to 16 channels)
      1 x S/PDIF

      Digital Outputs
      1 x Fiber Optic MADI (up to 64 channels)
      2 x ADAT (up to 16 channels)
      1 x S/PDIF

      USB I/O
      USB 3.0 – 64 channels I/O up to 192kHz,
      USB 3.0 Type B connector

      HDX

      2 x mini HDX connectors for direct Pro Tools connection
      32 Channels I/O each ( total of 64 channels)

    • CLOCKING

      Word Clock Input
      1 x Input @ 75 Ohms 3Vpp on BNC 32 – 192kHz

      Atomic Clock Input
      1 x 10M Input @ 75 Ohms 1Vpp on BNC

      Word Clock Outputs
      2 x Outputs @ 75 Ohms 3Vpp on BNC 32 – 192kHz

      Clocking System
      4th Generation Acoustically Focused Clocking
      64-bit DDS
      Oven Controlled Crystal Oscillator

      Clock Stability
      <+/-0.02 ppm, oven controlled at 64.5ºC/ 148.1ºF

      Clock Aging
      < 1 ppm per year

      Clock Calibration
      < +/-0.001 ppm

      Sample Rates (kHz)
      32, 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4, 192

    • OTHER

      Operating Temperature
      0-50°C, 32-122°F

      Weight
      3.6kg / 8.0 lb ( approx )

      Dimensions (Approx)
      Width: 483 mm / 19”
      Height: 44 mm / 1.75”
      Depth: 270mm / 10.63″

      Electrical specs
      AC Universal input: ~95-245 V
      Power Consumption: 30 Watts Max

      In the Box
      Orion32 HD Audio interface
      Owner’s Manual
      Warranty Card
      1 USB 3.0 Cable
      AC Power Cord

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System requirements

WINDOWS

OS: Windows 7/8/8.1/10
Disk Space: Minimum 512 MB available disk space
USB: 1x USB 3.0 Port
CPU: Intel or AMD equivalent CPU with at least 2GHz operating frequency
Memory (RAM): 4GB Minimum (8GB or more Recommended)

MAC

OS X: 10.9/10.10/10.11/10.12 (Sierra Recommended)
Disk Space: Minimum 512 MB available disk space
USB: 1x USB 3.0 Port
Thunderbolt: 1x Thunderbolt/USB-C Port
Memory(RAM): 4GB Minimum (8GB or more recommended)
CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo (Minimum) Intel Core i3 ™ or higher (Recommended)

Additional Info: Internet connection required for product activation.

FEATURED REVIEWS

Downloads

MANUALS

User manual

Orion32 HD manual

SOFTWARE

Launchers

Windows
Download Orion32 HD Launcher for Windows7 and newer (Mar 1, 2017)

MAC
Download Orion32 HD Launcher for Mac OS X 10.9 and newer (Mar 1, 2017)

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