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UAD-2 Satellite USB System Requirements

General Requirements

  • PC with available built-in* USB 3 or 4 SuperSpeed port.
  • Windows 10 or 11 (64-bit editions).
  • Intel core i-Series, Xeon, or AMD processor.*
  • USB 3.0 SuperSpeed cable (included).
  • Internet connection to download software and authorize UAD plug-ins.
  • Compatible plug-in host DAW software.
  • 25 gigabytes available storage.
    Note: We highly recommend having at least 100 GB of free storage on your internal hard drive.


  • Intel Quad Core i7 or better CPU is recommended.
  • 2-in-1 systems (notebook/tablet) are not recommended.
  • USB 3 adapters (such as PCIe-to-USB 3 or 4 expansion cards) are not tested for Satellite USB connection.

For more information regarding compatible Windows systems and motherboards, read this article.