Take your sound new heights with the high-speed, high-resolution, low-latency, and ultra-portable UAC-2 SuperSpeed USB 3. 0 Audio converter. The bus-powered UAC-2 adds two channels of 24-bit/192 kHz high-resolution audio to any USB 2. 0 or 3. 0-equipped Windows or Mac computer—even to your iPad. It utilizes SuperSpeed USB 3. 0 technology for low latency and includes advanced features such as 4x upsampling, Loopback, and MIDI I/O. Plug in any microphone, line-level device, or instrument and use the UAC-2 for onstage playback, recording to a DAW, or enjoyment of high-res audio in your home or office. You can also use it for fast, low-latency podcasting, gaming, and other live streaming applications.
In the box
- Operation manual
- USB 3.0 cable (1m)
- Cubase LE software download
- Cubase LE startup guide
The Zoom UAC-2 USB 3.0 SuperSpeed Audio Converter
Add high-resolution audio to your PC, Mac, or iPad.
The portable UAC-2 adds two channels of low latency 24-bit/192 kHz high-resolution audio to any USB 3.0 or 2.0-equipped Windows or Mac computer—even to your iPad*. Housed in a robust metal chassis, the UAC-2 is perfect for onstage playback, recording to a DAW (Digital Audio Workstation,) podcasting, gaming, and other live streaming applications, as well as enjoyment of high-res audio in your home or office.
*(AC adapter and Apple Camera Connection kit or Lightning to USB Camera Adapter required for use with iPad)
- 2-in/2-out USB 3.0 SuperSpeed low latency audio interface
- Support for up to 24-bit/192 kHz audio
- Two combo mic- / line-level input connectors with Hi-Z switches for connection of instruments like electric guitar and bass, plus MIDI I/O
- Two balanced output jacks for connection to amplifiers or self-powered speakers plus headphone jack with dedicated level control
- Compact, rugged, and bus powered—no AC power or batteries required
- Compatible with all popular DAW and streaming software, including Cubase, Logic, GarageBand, Pro Tools, Ableton Live, and others
- Works with all USB 3.0 or 2.0-equipped Windows and Mac computers, as well as iPad *
The UAC-2 works with everything from legacy USB 2.0 laptops and desktops to the latest-generation Windows or Mac USB 3.0-equipped computers. Or plug in an AC adapter and Apple Camera Connection kit or Lightning to USB Camera Adapter (sold separately) to use it with your iPad.
Four different ways to use the UAC-2
Get the best out of your laptop at every gig. The UAC-2 is portable, bus-powered (no AC connection required), and rugged enough for the road, plus its advanced converters and support for USB 3.0 SuperSpeed ensures quality audio wherever your music takes you.
Webcasting, podcasting, gaming, and live streaming.
The UAC-2 allows you to broadcast your creativity, enhance your gaming experience, and share your performance with a global audience. Its advanced Loopback function combines the input from connected mics and instruments with background music or other audio tracks from your computer, instantly routing a custom blend of the signals to your favorite streaming software.
Recording and archiving.
Pair a UAC-2 with your DAW and create a great recording anywhere, anytime. Connect a wide variety of microphones, instruments, and other devices. Use the Direct Monitoring feature for zero-latency overdubbing. Sync your MIDI controllers, sound modules, and drum machines. Archive your favorite recordings in high-resolution formats. The UAC-2 provides everything you need, in one compact device.
Desktop audio enhancement.
Think your headphones and speakers already sound pretty great? Treat yourself by plugging them into the UAC-2 instead of your computer’s audio outputs. Now you can enjoy the ultimate in streamed high-resolution audio—all the way up to 24-bit/192 kHz—in full fidelity.
Enhanced software functionality
Zoom’s free UAC-2 MixEfx is a Macintosh- and Windows-compatible application designed specially for the UAC-2. With UAC-2 MixEfx, you can set mix parameters and add high-quality effects such as reverb and echo. Other features include a low cut filter, phase reverse, and Auto Gain control for each input. UAC-2 MixEfx even provides three memory slots for saving and recalling user settings.