Eventide Released Pro Tools HD-HDX Expansion Card



Eventide has released the Pro Tools HD/HDX Expansion Card for H9000 products. The H9000 is the most powerful effects processor available with up to 128 channels of simultaneous signal processing, thousands of effects, and a generous complement of analog and digital audio I/O.

This new user-installable expansion card allows Pro Tools HDX and HD Native users to connect their H9000 or H9000R via its Primary DigiLink port – adding up to 32 channels. It can alternatively be daisy-chained with other Pro Tools interfaces via the Secondary DigiLink port with the included 12′ mini-Diglink cable.

Eventide’s flagship multi-effects processor, the H9000, continues their unbroken tradition of delivering industry-leading signal processing power to the pro audio community. The culmination of nearly fifty years of R&D, the H9000 comes loaded with over 1600 unique algorithms from recreations of beloved classics to Eventide’s latest and greatest effects. The wealth of included effects will offer users many years of exploration and inspiration.

The H9000 offers optional network audio I/0 via 3 expansion card slots with up to 32 channels of bidirectional audio each.

The new Pro-Tools Expansion Card allows Pro Tools HDX or HD Native users to connect the H9000 directly for up to 32 channels of direct I/O with Pro Tools HD via its Primary DigiLink port. It can alternately be daisy-chained with other Pro Tools interfaces via the Secondary DigiLink port with the included 12′ mini-Digilink cable. The H9000 can provide the master clock. Concurrent with the release of the Pro Tools HD Expansion Card is the release of version 1.3 operating software for the H9000.

Dante Expansion Card Features:

  • Audinate Brooklyn II Dante Module based design
  • Supports 32 in / 32 out operation at all supported H9000 sample rates
  • Sample Rate Clock Sources: Brooklyn II Module, Dante network, H9000
  • AES67 Support
  • Either 2 Primary and 2 Redundant Networks Connections or 4 Primary Network Connections
  • Can reside in any H9000 Option Slot

MADI Expansion Card Features:

  • Supports full AES5 compatibility
  • Sample Rate Clock Sources: H9000 or the selected MADI RX Stream
  • 32 In/32 Out operation at 48kHz
  • Optical, Coax or ExpressCard (RME proprietary) connections