APOGEE - OVERVIEW COMPATIBILITY MAC OS 11 BIG SUR

Carefully check compatibility status for macOS 11 Big Sur and Apple Silicon (M1) for every Apogee product listed below.

SYMPHONY DESKTOP
macOS Big Sur: Compatible
Apple silicon: Compatible

DUET FOR IPAD & MAC
macOS Big Sur: Compatible*
Apple silicon: Core audio compatible
Maestro control software compatibility to be announced

Note: Duet 2 is Legacy Status and not tested but should work similarly to Duet iOS.

ONE FOR MAC
macOS Big Sur: Compatible
Apple silicon: Core audio compatible
Maestro control software compatibility to be announced

ONE FOR IPAD & MAC
macOS Big Sur: Compatible
Apple silicon: Core audio compatible
Maestro control software compatibility to be announced

QUARTET
macOS Big Sur: Compatible*
Apple silicon: Core audio compatible
Maestro control software compatibility to be announced

HYPEMIC
macOS Big Sur: Compatible
Apple silicon: Compatible

MIC +
macOS Big Sur: Compatible
Apple silicon: Compatible

JAM +
macOS Big Sur: Compatible
Apple silicon: Compatible 

GROOVE
macOS Big Sur: Compatible
Apple silicon: Compatible

SYMPHONY I/O (USB AIM)
macOS Big Sur: Compatibility to be announced
Apple silicon: Compatibility to be announced

ELEMENT SERIES
macOS Big Sur: Compatible*
Apple silicon: Compatibility to be announced

ENSEMBLE THUNDERBOLT
macOS Big Sur: Compatible*
Apple silicon: Compatibility to be announced

SYMPHONY I/O MK II
SYMPHONY I/O MK II (THUNDERBOLT)
macOS Big Sur: Compatible*
Apple silicon: Compatibility to be announced

SYMPHONY I/O MK II (PTHD)
Check with AVID support on Pro Tools Status
(Refer to www.avid.com for compatibility with Pro Tools™ software)
No Apogee Software Required

SYMPHONY I/O MK II (DANTE + PTHD)
Check with Audinate support for Dante Status
(Refer to www.audinate.com for compatibility with Dante™ software)
No Apogee Software Required

SYMPHONY I/O MK II (SOUNDGRID)
Check with Waves support for Soundgrid Status
(Refer to www.waves.com for compatibility with Waves SoundGrid™ software)
No Apogee Software Required

APOGEE NATIVE PLUGINS
macOS Big Sur: Compatible
Apple silicon: Compatible (with Rosetta translation)

Includes:

  • Clearmountain’s Domain
  • Clearmountain’s Spaces
  • Symphony ECS Channel Strip
  • Pultec EQP-1A
  • Pultec MEQ-5
  • Opto 3-A
  • ModEQ 6
  • ModComp

*KNOWN ISSUES
These are the current known issues with Apogee products on Intel based Macs running macOS Big Sur

SYMPHONY I/O MK II THUNDERBOLT
Symphony Control: Clicking on Insert Labels resets unit and blanks or crashes
Logic 10.5.1: Channel strip not fully functional can’t select Inst, -10 and High shelf is grayed out
Clock source is not properly indicated in Symphony Control

ELEMENT SERIES
Logic 10.5.1 channel strip not fully functional can’t select Inst, -10 and high shelf is grayed out
Clock source is not properly indicated in Apogee Control
Intermittent detection issues

ENSEMBLE THUNDERBOLT
Logic 10.5.1 channel strip not fully functional can’t select Inst, -10 and high shelf is grayed out
Clock source is not properly indicated in Apogee Control
Intermittent detection issues

DUET FOR IPAD AND MAC
Keyboard volume control not functional

QUARTET
Keyboard volume control not functional

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