Antelope Audio Goliath HD Thunderbolt Recording Interface  From Antelope

Now offering HDX, Thunderbolt, USB 3.0, and MADI, ADAT, & SPDIFF connections, the Antelope Goliath HD interface raises the bar for incredibly flexible connectivity making it one of the most powerful interfaces on the market! Offering 36 analog ins and 32 analog outs , providing your studio with one of the most powerful interfaces to tackle any need.

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Introducing Goliath HD | Antelope Audio

Goliath HD by Antelope Audio is the world's most powerful Interface now Pro Tools HD & Native ready. Packed with real-time FPGA Vintage FX, the a 64-Channel interface offers extended connectivity including second gen Thunderbolt, USB 3.0 and MADI.   Goliath HD is a 64-Channel interface that can be used with Pro Tools HD or Native DAWs via second generation ThunderboltTM, USB 3.0 or via 2 MADI connections, which are compatible with MADI to Dante Bridge products. Coming with extensive I/O options, featuring 16 Accusonic mic preamps with individual volume controls, 32 analog ins with 124dB of Dynamic Range, 32 analog outs with 129dB of Dynamic Range, plus mastering grade monitor outputs, featuring new technology that boosts dynamic range to a spectacular 132dB. Goliath HD comes with 8 instrument inputs, 2 transformer re-amp outs, integrated Talkback mic, 2 headphone outs and a pair of analog inserts. And if this wasn't enough, the descendant of the mighty Goliath offers also AES, MADI, ADAT and S/PDIF connectivity.    Goliath HD is armed with the full Antelope Audio arsenal of hardware-based FPGA FX. These inclued the most authentic and realistic zero latency Vintage EQs, Compressors and guitar amp & cabinet models on the market. Use them for real time tracking or mixing and easily save presets with your favorite setups. Those can be easily recalled or shared with other studio facilities, which are also part of the global Antelope Audio family.    The Antelope Audio Real-time FX, zero latency independent software mixers and routing matrix with two alternative views are the perfect compliment to Pro Tools HD studios, which have come to expect maximum power at their disposal. Goliath HD, however, is compatible with any DAW on the market making the device the heart and soul of the highest tier audio facilities around the world. Our newly introduced full Session Presets are the perfect match for the complex and large-scale setups and projects Goliath HD was designed to handle.   Goliath HD features a redesigned front panel. With enhanced monitor and level indicators, the responsive Touchscreen offers multichannel metering, easy access to preferences, presets, and clocking modes for HD or Native interfacing. And if this wasn't enough, the Goliath HD dedicated Android & iOS compatible mobile app will allow you to turn your smartphone or tablet into a powerful audio interface remote control.

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Manufacturer's Description from Antelope

ALL YOUR HD SETUPS BELONG TO GOLIATH

64 channels of audio now via HDX & USB 3.0

Goliath HD is a 64-Channel interface that can be used with Pro Tools HD or Native DAWs via second generation ThunderboltTM, USB 3.0 or via 2 MADI connections, which are compatible with MADI to Dante Bridge products. Coming with extensive I/O options, featuring 16 Accusonic mic preamps with individual volume controls, 32 analog ins with 124dB of Dynamic Range, 32 analog outs with 129dB of Dynamic Range, plus mastering grade monitor outputs, featuring new technology that boosts dynamic range to a spectacular 132dB.
Goliath HD comes with 8 instrument inputs, 2 transformer re-amp outs, integrated Talkback mic, 2 headphone outs and a pair of analog inserts. And if this wasn’t enough, the descendant of the mighty Goliath offers also AES, MADI, ADAT and S/PDIF connectivity.
 

THE POWER OF THE FPGA FX

Explore a growing library of legendary studio gear when tracking, mixing and mastering
FPGA offers a whole new level of real time performance and sonic excellence. The platform is taking advantage of real hardware circuitry and component modeling, allowing engineers to track a vocalist with a zero latency headphone mix, including reverb; record a guitar part with proper feel & tone, using onboard amp and cabinet FX. Capturing a full drum kit is also brought to another level with up to 16 mics using the industry’s best new Microphone and Mic Preamp technology, all in realtime.
 

LEAVE LATENCY BEHIND

Revolutionize your Pro Tools HD workflow

With Antelope’s proprietary HDX Delay Compensation, any analog or digital input can arrive in Pro Tools HD sample accurately in the timeline. No other interface on the market offer this level of perfect integration for digital sources to Pro Tools HD software.
The Antelope Audio Real-time FX, zero latency independent software mixers and routing matrix with two alternative views are the perfect compliment to Pro Tools HD studios, which have come to expect maximum power at their disposal. Goliath HD, however, is compatible with any DAW on the market making the device the heart and soul of the highest tier audio facilities around the world. Our newly introduced full Session Presets are the perfect match for the complex and large-scale setups and projects Goliath HD was designed to handle.

 

HD STUDIO CENTERPIECE

Work on complex projects and multiple DAWs with Goliath HD

By offering both HD and USB3 modes, engineers can now accommodate producers and their laptop projects and integrate them into their existing HD setups by easily switching between HD and our low latency ThunderboltTM and new USB3 modes.
Goliath HD guarantees quiet operation even in the most demanding control rooms. Don’t be surprised if soon expensive machine rooms become a thing of the past.
 
Antelope Audio

About Manufacturer

ANTELOPE AUDIO
Digital clarity | Analog warmth
Antelope Audio has packed more then 20 years’ experience in digital audio, clocking and analog circuit development. We are dedicated to helping people achieve high-definition sound both in the recording studio and home environment.
Our 20 years in the industry brought us to the development of our 4th generation of Acoustically Focused Clocking (AFC) jitter management algorithm, responsible for our flawless clocking. You probably know it from Antelope’s signature crystal-based master clocks, that clock even our competitors products.

Specifications

ANALOG

Analog Inputs

• 2 × DB25 (16 channels total)

• 16 × Mic / Line on XLR combos

• 4 × Hi-Z 1/4″” TRS

 

Analog Inserts

2 × Inserts on 1/4″ TRS (dedicated for inputs 1, 2)

 

Analog Outputs

• 4 × DB25 (32 channels total)

• 1 × Stereo pair of Monitor outs on 1/4″” TRS

• 2 × Stereo Headphone outs on 1/4″” TRS

• 2 × ReAmp outs on 1/4” TRS

 

D/A Monitor Converter

Dynamic Range: 132dB

THD + N: -108dB

 

A/D Converter

Dynamic Range: 124 dB

THD + N: -112 dB

 

D/A Converters

Dynamic Range: 129 dB

THD + N: -120 dB

 

Mic Preamp

Gain: 0,10 – 65 dB

THD + N: -112 dB

 

DIGITAL

Digital Inputs

• 2 × ADAT (up to 16 channels)

• 1 × S/PDIF

• 1 × AES/EBU (8 channels)

• 2 × MADI

 

Digital Outputs

• 2 × ADAT (up to 16 channels)

• 1 × S/PDIF

• 1 × AES/EBU

• 2 x MADI

 

USB I/O

USB 3.0 Super-Speed, Type B connector

 

Thunderbolt™ I/O

1 x Thunderbolt™ Gen2

 

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

 

Atomic Clock Input

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

 

Word Clock Outputs

2 x Outputs @ 75 Ohms 3Vpp on BNC

 

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

6.8 kg/ 15 lbs (approx )

 

Dimensions (approx)

• Width: 483 mm / 19”

• Height: 81 mm / 3.2”

• Depth: 279 mm / 11”

 

Electrical specs

AC Universal input: ~95-245 V

Power Consumption: 50 Watts Max

 

In the box

• Goliath – ThunderboltTM and USB AD/DA Interface

• Owner’s Manual

• Warranty Card

• 1 AEC Power cable

• 1 USB cable

 

System requirements

WINDOWS

OS: Windows 7/8/8.1/10

Disk Space: Minimum 512 MB available disk space

USB: 1x USB 3.0 Port

Required USB bandwidth: 80%-90%

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)

 

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