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FAQ: Q4 Apollo Desktop Promotion

Get free plug-ins with the purchase and registration of an Apollo desktop recording interface between November 1st and December 31st, 2021.

See below for answers to common questions regarding the Q4 Apollo Desktop Promotion. For complete promotion details, click here to view the promotion page.

Which products are eligible for this promotion?

  • Apollo Twin USB
  • Apollo Twin MkII DUO
  • Apollo x4
  • Apollo Twin X QUAD
  • Apollo Twin X DUO
  • Apollo Solo
  • Apollo Solo USB

Note: First-generation silver Apollo Twin Thunderbolt models are not included in this promotion.

What UAD-2 plug-ins will I receive?

See the table below for a list of plug-in titles that are included with each new Apollo Twin model under this promotion:

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Apollo X4
Apollo Twin X DUO
Apollo Twin X QUAD

  • Antares AutoTune Realtime Access
  • LUNA Moog Minimoog
  • Fender '55 Tweed Deluxe 
  • Cooper Time Cube
  • Century Tube Channel Strip

Apollo Twin USB
Apollo Twin MKII DUO
Apollo Solo
Apollo Solo USB

  • Antares AutoTune Realtime Access
  • Cooper Time Cube
  • Century Tube Channel Strip

*Reflects normal retail price of promotional plug-ins as sold in UA’s online store to new customers.


What are the details and limitations?

Plug-in bundle offer begins on November 1, 2021,  First-generation Apollo Twin Thunderbolt models are not eligible for this promotion. All promotional fulfillment is subject to approval by Universal Audio.


Are Heritage editions eligible for this promo?

Yes, Heritage editions of qualifying Apollo desktop models are eligible for this promo.

I already own some or all of the plug-in titles included in the promotion. Can I get different plug-ins instead?

Yes. If you already own one or more of the plug-in titles included in the promotion, you will be able to pick the corresponding amount of alternate plug-in titles from the following list during registration:

1176 Classic Limiter Collection
Brigade Chorus Pedal Plug-In
Cambridge EQ Plug-In (UAD Cambridge)
Century Tube Channel Strip
Cooper® Time Cube Mk II Delay Plug-In
DreamVerb Room Modeler Plug-In
EP-34 Tape Echo Plug-in
Fairchild Tube Limiter Plug-In Collection
Galaxy Tape Echo Plug-In
Helios Type 69 Preamp and EQ Collection
Oxide Tape Recorder Plug-In
Precision Buss Compressor Plug-In
Precision De-Esser Plug-In
Precision Enhancer Hz Plug-In
Precision Enhancer kHz Plug-In
Precision EQ Plug-In 
Precision Limiter Plug-In
Precision Maximizer Plug-In
Precision Mix Rack Collection
Precision Multiband Plug-In
Pultec Passive EQ Plug-In Collection
Pure Plate Reverb
RealVerb Pro Custom Room Modeler Plug-In
Studio D Chorus Plug-In
Teletronix® LA-2A Classic Leveler Collection
Teletronix® LA-3A Classic Audio Leveler Plug-In
UA 610 Tube Preamp & EQ Plug-In Collection
V76 Preamplifier

I just ordered my UA desktop interface online but it hasn’t arrived yet. When do I need to register it by to get the promotion?

You must purchase your Apollo desktop interface between November 1st and December 31st, 2021 and then must register the device on or before January 15th, 2022 to receive your free plug-ins.

I just bought a used Apollo desktop interface. Can I get the promotion?

No, the promotion is only applicable to new Apollo desktop models purchased from an authorized UA retailer. A list of authorized dealers near you can be found here.

Do I need internet access to register my Apollo desktop interface?

Yes, you will need to connect your Apollo desktop interface to an online computer in order to register the unit and be eligible for the promotion. Customer Service cannot manually register any UAD devices.

Where do I go to redeem my alternate plug-in choices?

Redeeming your alternate plug-in choices is handled like redeeming a Custom Bundle on our website. Log into your account, follow this link and click on the banner at the top to complete your selections. Remember, you will only see this if you already owned some or all of the initially offered plug-ins.

To avoid potential issues, please do not use your mobile phone or tablet to select your alternate plug-in choices.


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