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Apollo Twin USB Windows System Compatibility

Important Windows Compatibility Notes

  • Certain Windows settings are necessary for optimum Apollo Twin USB performance. See the Required Settings – Windows Setup article for details.
  • Apollo Twin USB is compatible with 64-bit editions of Windows 7, 8.1, and 10. 32-bit editions of Windows, and all older Windows operating systems, are untested. Although these operating systems may work, they are not supported.
  • Only ASIO and WDM driver modes are compatible. Using ASIO drivers is recommended whenever supported by the audio program.

Incompatible Windows Systems

  • Computers that do not have USB 3 natively built in to the motherboard are not compatible with Apollo Twin USB.
  • Using USB 3 adapters (such as PCIe-to-USB 3 adapter cards) are not compatible when used with USB 2 motherboards.
  • Motherboards and PCIe to USB adapter cards that use USB controller chips from the following manufacturers are are not recommended for use with Apollo Solo USB:
  • AMD
    Fresco Logic
    Texas Instruments

    *May be compatible after updating ASMedia drivers

  • Using Apple's Boot Camp to run Windows on Mac computers with Apollo Twin USB and/or UAD-2 devices is an untested configuration.


For information regarding tested PCIe to USB 3 adapter cards, click here



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