Solid State Logic SSL UF1 DAW Control Centre

DAW Controller

CAP2: 49333.0 $722.40
$602.00 ex VAT
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Controller that embodies Solid State Logic's commitment to advanced workflow and design philosophy. Building upon the legacy of the legendary 4000E console, SSL continues to pioneer the development of tools that revolutionise how professionals interact with their productions, unleashing creativity like never before.

At a glance

  • 100 mm high quality motorised SSL fader.
  • 2 x high resolution displays, including a large 4.3” TFT LCD display for visual feedback of DAW track names, parameters, time display, the SSL Meter plug-in and 360°-enabled channel strips in the SSL Plug-in Mixer.
  • Dedicated Transport controls and weighted jog/scrub wheel for total session control.
  • Dedicated HUI and MCU DAW Profiles for Pro Tools, Logic, Cubase, Studio One, Ableton Live, LUNA, Pyramix.
  • UF1 can switch to control the MASTER fader in MCU protocol DAWs.
  • Proprietary control of the SSL 360° Plug-in Mixer
  • Seamless integration with the SSL Meter plug-in (perpetual license included), with the metering plug-in visualised on the large 4.3” IPS display and control from the UF1 surface and SSL 360° Plug-in Mixer.
  • o SSL Meter offers essential meter tools including Peak & RMS levels, K-System, stereo balance, phase corelation bar, Lissajous phase scope, 31-band RTA, VU and PPM metering.
  • Control 360°-enabled channel strips such as Channel Strip 2 and 4K B directly from the UF1 surface and view the EQ curve on the UF1 large display.
  • Master mode for the Plug-in Mixer allows UF1 to control a different channel strip to the one that is selected on UC1.
  • Fully featured DAW Controller in a compact footprint. Control DAW Pans, Sends, Plug-ins and Virtual Instruments with ease.
  • 46 customisable user keys ready to assign your favourite DAW commands or keyboard shortcuts.
  • Secondary Transport row of keys can be customised to essential workflow shortcuts such as Loop on/off and click track on/off. Or press the Shift button for fast access to DAW automation modes.
  • Fader Mode allows you to use the 4 V-Pots underneath the large screen to control 4 track volumes at the same time.
  • A large multi-purpose notched encoder allows for track banking, mouse wheel emulation for hands-on control and control over computer system volume.
  • Use UF1 on its own, or partner with UF8 and/or UC1 to enhance the functionality of both products.
  • 2 x assignable foot-switch inputs.
  • Up to 3 different DAWs can be connected simultaneously and switched between using the Layer keys.
  • Powered by the SSL 360° Software application.

The Solid State Logic UF1 is a controller that embodies Solid State Logic's commitment to advanced workflow and design philosophy. Building upon the legacy of the legendary 4000E console, SSL continues to pioneer the development of tools that revolutionize how professionals interact with their productions, unleashing creativity like never before. With the UF1, UF8, and UC1 controllers, SSL once again breaks down barriers and brings artists, producers, and engineers closer to their technical and creative workflows. The result? Impeccable quality productions that effortlessly blend subtlety and emotion, setting them apart from the rest.

SSL's renowned advanced workflow is at the heart of the UF1 DAW Control Centre, now accessible to in-the-box productions. The UF1 has a premium 100 mm motorized fader, dual high-resolution displays, durable rubber keys with a soft feel, and a weighted jog wheel, all housed within a robust metal chassis. This powerful controller grants complete control over a DAW's pans sends and plug-in parameters. Additionally, it offers the flexibility to customize 46 soft keys to suit your unique workflow. With its clear and insightful visual feedback, intuitive control, and deep integration with the SSL Meter Plug-in and SSL 360° software, the UF1 delivers unparalleled power and control in a compact form factor.

The UF1 goes beyond being a mere controller by allowing simultaneous control of up to three DAWs. It comes preloaded with profiles for leading software such as Pro Tools, Logic, Cubase, Studio One, Ableton Live, LUNA, and Pyramix. Thanks to dedicated transport controls and a weighted jog/scrub wheel, navigating through even the largest sessions becomes a breeze. Secondary Transport keys can be customized to essential workflow shortcuts, while the Shift button provides fast access to DAW automation modes. The premium 100 mm motorized SSL fader ensures precise control for writing automation and fine-tuning track volumes during recording and mixing sessions.

The UF1's dual high-resolution displays provide in-depth visual feedback, displaying DAW track names, parameters, time display, the SSL Meter Plug-in, and 360°-enabled channel strips in the SSL Plug-in Mixer. Directly control SSL Channel Strip plug-ins from the UF1 surface, with the EQ curve visible on the large display. The small display conveniently shows gate and compression activity. Additionally, the UF1 features a large, multi-purpose notched encoder that facilitates channel banking, mouse wheel emulation (Focus mode), and control over computer system volume.

In addition to its comprehensive DAW control capabilities, the UF1 includes a perpetual license for the SSL Meter Plug-in (valued at $99.99 / £89.99 / €99.99). This powerful tool is visually represented on the UF1's large 4.3" IPS display and can be controlled directly from the controller or the SSL 360° Plug-in Mixer. The SSL Meter Plug-in offers essential metering tools, including Peak & RMS levels, K-System, stereo balance, phase correlation bar, Lissajous phase scope, 31-band RTA, VU, and PPM metering.

For an even deeper SSL DAW control experience, the UF1 can be used independently or paired with the UF8 controller. Moreover, it seamlessly integrates with the UC1 SSL plug-in controller, adding fader control and providing easy access to SSL 360°-enabled channel strip parameters, all while providing visual feedback of EQ curves.

For the ultimate SSL controller setup, offering a full SSL virtual console workflow, you can combine up to four UF8s with UC1 and UF1. This comprehensive system empowers professionals with unparalleled control and flexibility, taking their productions to new heights.

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