Apogee Electronics is pleased to announce a Dante Network option card for its flagship audio interface Symphony I/O Mk II. The addition of Dante expands Symphony’s connectivity options which currently include, Thunderbolt, Pro Tools HD and SoundGrid. The Symphony I/O Mk II Dante option card uses Audinate’s Dante Brooklyn II module which features plug and play media networking for up to 64 bidirectional channels at 48kHz.

AES2016 SIO MKII Dante Graphic 800

“Dante’s powerful solution allows Symphony I/O MK II customers to network Apogee’s legendary sound quality in a wide range of audio workflows including live sound, sound stages and networked recording studios,” commented Betty Bennett, Co-Founder and CEO of Apogee. “Dante compatibility is the latest result of our commitment to the growth and evolution of the Symphony I/O Mk II system.”


  • Ultimate Sound Quality – Featuring Apogee’s Flagship AD/DA conversion and mic preamps (optional)
  • I/O Flexibility – Up to 32 channels of analog inputs and outputs per unit with optional 8 mic preamps
  • The most interoperable networking technology: Works seamlessly with any other Dante-powered device
  • Up to 64 bidirectional channels at 48kHz

Symphony I/O Mk II has been nominated for a 2017 TEC Award and has been praised by customers and press as an advanced system that sets new sound quality standards for multi-channel recording.

Availability: Q1 2017

Pricing: TBA