This article applies to:
- Apollo Twin X USB
- Apollo Twin USB
- Apollo Solo USB
Important Windows Compatibility Notes
- Certain Windows settings are necessary for optimum Apollo USB performance. See the Required Settings – Windows Setup article for details.
- Apollo USB is compatible with Windows 10 64-bit edition and Windows 11. 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 or 4 natively built into the motherboard are not compatible with Apollo USB.
- Using USB 3 adapters (such as PCIe-to-USB 3 adapter cards) is 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 not recommended for use with Apollo USB:
- Fresco Logic
- Texas Instruments
†May be compatible after updating ASMedia drivers
Using Apple's Boot Camp to run Windows on Mac computers with Apollo USB and/or UAD-2 devices is an untested configuration.
For information regarding tested PCIe to USB 3 adapter cards, click here.