Antelope Audio Goliath HD Gen 3

Regular price €5.990,00

€4.869,92 ex VAT
Usually delivered in 5-7 business days.

With brand-new, state-of-the-art AD/DA converters, this 64-channel Thunderbolt/USB and HDX beast achieves a stunning 136dB dynamic range on its mastering-grade monitor outputs. Designed to handle even the most demanding studio & live productions, Goliath HD | Gen 3 offers the most comprehensive connectivity out of any interface on the market.

The all-purpose I/O includes 16 mic preamps, with accusonic modeling, 2 analog inserts, 8 instruments inputs and additional 16 analog inputs (over DB25) with 124dB dynamic range, 32 analog outputs (over DB25) with 129dB dynamic range, 2 transformer ReAmp outs, 2 headphone outputs (a total of 38 analog outputs). Digital & networking connectivity is established by industry-standard AES, MADI, ADAT, S/PDIF, Thunderbolt USB and HDX connections for a whopping sum of 346 digital I/O channels!

USB, Thunderbolt and HDX connectivity ensure the Goliath HD | Gen. 3 is compatible with any DAW on Windows and Mac computers. Easily integrate the interface into any DAW-based setup and work on projects spanning several DAWs. Nothing is off-limits, with independent 64 channels of I/O stream over Thunderbolt 2, USB 3.0 and 2 HDX Ports.

With 69 real-time studio FX included. Give your recordings, mixes and masters the polish and sheen they deserve with the vast collection of real-time Antelope Audio studio effects. A large number of classic studio equalizers & compressors, proprietary signal processors and other essentials are available at your disposal.

For Windows users, Antelope Audio offers a very fast and stable custom Thunderbolt driver which achieves true sub-millisecond roundtrip latency. Goliath HD | Gen 3’s HDX Delay Compensation Method brings any analog or digital input into Pro Tools, fully sample accurate. You can enjoy latency-free direct monitoring over 4 independent internal mixers with 32 assignable inputs and stereo outputs.

The pioneer of atomic clocking in pro audio, Antelope Audio incorporates 20+ years of clocking expertise in its audio interfaces. With a crystal oscillator and the proprietary 64-bit AFC jitter management algorithm, the Goliath HD | Gen 3 delivers the kind of artifact-free audio once accessible only to the highest-tier studios

Goliath HD | Gen 3 gets a gorgeous front panel facelift while keeping the convenient monitor and level indicators intact. The full-color touchscreen is still its centerpiece, enabling immediate access to metering, preferences, gain adjustments and mission-critical functionality. Each unit is hand-crafted in Europe with the latest innovations and quality standards in mind.

Specifications:

Analog

Analog Inputs

  • 16 × Mic/Line Universal inputs on XLR Combos (among which 4 × Hi-Z) Gain 0.10-65dB. 124dB DNR, -112dB THD
  • 2 × D-SUB (16 channels +20dBu max, 11.2 kOhms, 124dB DNR)

Analog Outputs

  • 4 × D-SUB (32 channels, +24dBu, 56 Ohms, 129dB DNR, -115dB THD)
  • 1 × Monitor Out pair TRS ¼ Jacks (136dB DNR)
  • 2 × Stereo Headphone outs on TRS ¼ Jacks
  • 2 × Reamp outs on TRS ¼ Jacks

 D/A Monitor Converter

  • Dynamic Range: 136 dB
  • THD + N: -115 dB
  • Quad D/A Mono Structure
     

A/D Converter

  • Dynamic Range: 124 dB
  • THD + N: -112 dB
     

D/A Converter

  • Dynamic Range: 129 dB
  • THD + N: - 112dB

Analog Inserts

  • 2 × A/D Inserts on TRS ¼ Jacks (dedicated to rear universal inputs 1 and 2)

Digital


Digital Inputs

  • 2 × Fiber Optic MADI (up to 64 channels each)
  • 2 × ADAT (up to 8 channels each)
  • 1 × S/PDIF on RCA (2 channels)
  • 4 × AES/EBU on D-SUB 25 (8 channels)

Digital Outputs

  • 2 × Fiber Optic MADI (up to 64 channels each)
  • 2 x ADAT (up to 8 channels each)
  • 1 x S/PDIF on RCA (up to 2 channels)
  • 4 × AES/EBU on D-SUB 25 (8 channels)

USB I/O

  • USB 3.0 Type B connector
  • 64 channels up to 192kHz

Thunderbolt™

  • 1x Thunderbolt™ connector
  • 64 channels I/O

HDX/Optional Activation

  • 2 × Mini HDX connectors (32 channels I/O each)

Clocking

Atomic clock:
  • 1 × 10M Input @ 75 Ohms 1Vpp on BNC

Word Clock Input

  • 1 × Input @ 75 Ohms 3Vpp on BNC 32-192kHz (can be used for HDX Loop Sync)

Word Clock Outputs

  • 2 × Outputs @ 75 Ohms 3Vpp on BNC 32-192kHz (can be used for HDX Loop Sync)

Clocking System

  • 4th Generation Acoustically Focused Clocking
  • 64-bit DDS 
  • Oven controlled crystal oscillator

Sample Rates (kHz)

  • 32, 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4, 192

Other

Operating Temperature

  • 0-50°C, 32-122°F

Weight (Approx)

  • 6.8 kg/ 15 lbs

Dimensions (Approx)

  • Width: 483 mm / 19”
  • Height: 81 mm / 3.2”
  • Depth: 279 mm / 11”

Power Consumption

  • 40 Watts

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