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Realtime Rack - Core

UAD Powered Plug-Ins for Soundcraft Vi Series Live Sound Consoles

SRP £3,955.00 + VAT

Realtime Rack CORE version features 14 UAD plug-ins included with the ability to purchase additional plug-ins from Universal Audio

The result of a unique collaboration between live sound mixing experts Soundcraft and renowned plug-in manufacturer, Universal Audio, the Soundcraft Realtime Rack brings industry-standard UAD studio plug-ins to the Soundcraft platform. The Realtime Rack hardware and software delivers tight integration of Soundcraft Vi consoles and UAD Powered Plug-Ins, with (48 kHz) sub-2 millisecond latency and full snapshot store and recall with Soundcraft’s CUE/Snapshot system. Realtime Rack’s robust SHARC-based processors run audio over standard Optical MADI connections and dual-redundant internal power supplies ensure that audio signals keep running, even in the event of a power supply failure. Soundcraft Realtime Rack brings the stability of DSP and the sound quality that Soundcraft and Universal Audio are known for in a scalable, low-latency processing environment. 

Key Features

•Durable 1U Rack enclosure
•4 SHARC DSPs on-board
•Dual-redundant internal power supplies with failover detection
•Each Realtime Rack unit processes up to 16 channels of a MADI stream
(add additional units for 32, 48 or 64 channels)
•Runs a huge library of UAD Powered Plug-Ins & UAD Direct Developer Plug-Ins
•Dual-Thunderbolt host connectivity
•One set of MADI optical I/O (64 channels @ 48 kHz)
•Word Clock I/O (BNC) and Input termination
•Sample Rate support from 44.1kHz to 96kHz
•Clock Support for the following formats: Internal, MADI, Word Clock
•Purpose-built Realtime Rack application for inserting UAD plug-Ins
•Networked integration with select Soundcraft Vi consoles – allows full remote snapshot triggering and storing
•Create, store and recall channel strip presets
•Create, store and recall snapshots


Realtime Rack Core includes 14 plug-ins plus the ability to purchase additional plug-ins as required from Universal Audio

 • 1176LN Legacy Limiter
 • 1176SE Legacy Limiter
 • dbx 160 Compressor
 • CS-1 Channel Strip
 • Lexicon 224 Reverb
 • Pultec EQP-1A Legacy Equalizer
 • Pultec Pro Legacy Equalizer
 • RealVerb Pro Reverb
 • Studer A800 Tape Machine
 • Teletronix LA-2A Legacy Limiter