Universal Audio VOLT 1
Universal Audio

VOLT 1

Built for singers, guitarists, and podcasters, this portable recording interface for Mac/PC and iPad/iPhone delivers 24-bit/192 kHz audio conversion, a selectable Vintage mic preamp mode, and a suite of industry-leading software.
Product Highlights
  • Desktop 1-in/2-out USB 2.0 audio interface with class-leading 24-bit/192 kHz audio conversion for Mac, PC, iPad, and iPhone
  • Vintage Mic Preamp mode for recording voice or guitar with the rich, full sound of a classic UA tube preamp
  • Includes an essential suite of audio and music software from Ableton, Melodyne, Virtual Drummer, Marshall, Ampeg, and more
  • Studio-quality headphone amplifier for loud, clear monitoring
  • USB bus powered to reduce cable clutter
  • 48V phantom power for condenser microphones
  • Direct Monitoring for latency-free recording
  • Stylish, rugged construction built to withstand years of use
  • 1-in/1-out MIDI connections
  • USB-C to USB-A cable included

  • Overview
  • Tech Specs

Record Yourself with Best-in-Class Audio Quality
From the team that brought you the game‑changing Apollo interface, Volt 1 delivers superior studio sound quality, with more character and tone than any USB interface in its class.

Capture a Classic Vocal with Vintage Mic Preamp Mode
Few sounds can compare to a vintage Universal Audio 610 tube preamp, as used to record everyone from Ray Charles to Van Halen. Volt 1 gives you the rich, full sound of this classic UA mic/line/instrument preamp, thanks to its built‑in tube emulation circuitry, a UA exclusive.

Easy In, Easy Out
Volt 1 gives you simple 1-in/2-out audio connections. Just plug in a mic or instrument to the front panel. Then connect your speakers or headphones to monitor your audio with no latency. With Volt, you’ll be creating like a pro, fast.

iPad & iPhone Ready
Traveling light? Plug Volt 1 into your iPad or iPhone, and you can easily create beats and samples, record your band’s rehearsals, and edit songs anywhere.

Capture Inspiration for Years to Come
Featuring rugged all-metal construction and sleek, vintage-inspired industrial design, Volt 1 elevates your production space with impeccable style, built to last decades.


Price: AED 650*
*Prices are excluding VAT

Form Factor Tabletop
Display None
Channels of I/O Analog
1 Input / 2 Outputs
Max Sample Rate/Resolution 192 kHz / 24-Bit
Number of Mic Preamps 1
Input Level Adjustment 1 x Knob
Expansion Slots None
Signal Processing
Pad None
High-Pass Filter None
Solo/Mute None
Connectivity
Analog Audio I/O 1 x Combo XLR-1/4" TRS Balanced/Unbalanced Mic/Line/Hi-Z Input (Front Panel)
2 x 1/4" TRS Balanced Monitor Output
1 x 1/4" TRS Unbalanced Headphone Output (Front Panel)
Phantom Power 48 V, Selectable On/Off
Digital Audio I/O None
Host Connection / USB 1 x USB Type-C (USB 2.0)
USB (Non-Host) None
Sync I/O None
Network I/O None
MIDI I/O 1 x DIN 5-Pin Input
1 x DIN 5-Pin Output
Wireless Connectivity None
Digital Audio
Sample Rates Up to 192 kHz
Sample Rate Conversion None
Bit Depths 24-Bit
Latency Zero-Latency Direct Monitoring
Sync Sources Internal
Audio Storage & Playback
Memory Card Slot None
Compatibility
OS Compatibility macOS 10.14 or Later
Windows 10 (64-Bit)
iOS 14 or Later
iPadOS 14 or Later
Included Software Ableton Live Lite
Compatible Software (Not Included) Any Core Audio (Mac) Compliant Software
Included Plug-Ins Delay:
Softube Tube Delay
Dynamics:
Softube Drawmer S73 Intelligent Master Processor
Guitar & Bass:
Softube Marshall Plexi Classic Amp
Ampeg SVT-VR Classic
Harmonic & Tape:
Softube Saturation Knob
Special Processing:
Brainworx bx_masterdesk Classic
Reverb & Room:Relab LX480 Essentials
Softube TSAR-1R Reverb
Tuning:
Celemony Melodyne Essential
Brainworx bx_tuner
Virtual Instruments:UJAM Virtual Drummer DEEP
UJAM Virtual Bassist DANDY
Spitfire LABS
Processor Requirement Mac:
Intel
Apple M1
PC:
Intel
AMD
Mobile Device Compatibility iPad Pro
iPad
iPhone
Required Hardware Available USB 2.0 Port
USB Cable (Included)
Internet Connection Required for Registration, Software/Driver Download
Power
Power Requirements AC/DC Power Adapter (Not Included) or USB Bus Power
AC/DC Power Adapter 5 VDC (Not Included)
Physical
Anti-Theft Features Kensington Security Slot


Price: AED 650*
*Prices are excluding VAT

Included Software

Offering a powerful DAW, vintage guitar and bass amps, industry-leading virtual instruments, and much more, Volt gives you everything you need to start producing music, podcasts, and livestreams, right out of the box.
  • Marshall Plexi Classic Amplifier
  • Live 11 Lite
  • Melodyne Essential
  • Ampeg® SVT-VR Classic Bass Amp
  • LX480 Essentials
  • Virtual Drummer DEEP
  • Virtual Bassist DANDY
  • LABS