Solid State Logic UF8 Studio Controller

Solid State Logic UF8 is a studio controller designed for today’s DAW-based production workflows and ultrafast turn-around times. An expandable 8-channel advanced DAW controller, UF8 connects engineers, producers and artists directly to the creative process, offering absolute command of their workflow and significantly accelerating the speed of audio production and content creation.

Solid State Logic UF8 Studio Controller

Solid State Logic UF8 is the culmination of SSL’s 40+ year legacy of mastering production workflows and studio ergonomics built into generations of classic SSL consoles. This depth of understanding of studio production, combined with decades of engineering excellence, delivers a premium finish tactile USB controller that distills SSL workflow and quality.

Music Creation & Production
With Solid State Logic UF8 at the heart of your studio setup, you can effortlessly navigate through large sessions and focus on the music, instead of the mouse. Hi-res displays with constant visual feedback and intuitive layout of controls allow you to stay creative for longer.

Content Creation & Webcasting
Whether you need to solo tracks quickly or access your most used editing functions from the touch of a button, UF8 will help you create more engaging content for your audiences, faster and more efficiently.

Post-Production
Solid State Logic UF8 is perfect for finessing your dialogue automation rides and assigning all your essential session shortcuts to the user-keys for enhanced productivity, tailored to suit your post workflow.

Music Mixing
Put some feel back into your mixing with UF8’s 100 mm high-quality motorised faders, perfect for balancing multiple tracks at once or riding your reverb sends. Scale your system up to 32 faders (4 UF8s), for the full SSL mix experience.

Advanced Workflow
UF8 offers intuitive features that are developed from a true understanding of production workflow; Simultaneous control of multiple DAWs, multi-purpose Master Encoder for DAW timeline navigation, track banking and mouse wheel emulation for precision, hands-on control.

Dedicated automation section and dual-purpose Selection Keys permit rapid access to select functions; solo and mute clearing in Pro Tools® and Logic Pro®. New CHANNEL and PLUG-IN control modes provide enhanced workflows for those using UF8 with Pro Tools - easily access your sends and plug-ins without slowing down your creativity.

Solid State Logic UF8 Features

  • High-quality 100 mm touch sensitive faders
  • High-resolution colour displays
  • All metal enclosure, finished with a brushed, anodised top plate
  • 8 Endless Rotary Encoders
  • Custom Workflows with 43 assignable keys per UF8; 5 banks of 8 User Keys + 3 Quick Keys
  • Intelligent Multi-Purpose CHANNEL Encoder
  • Mouse Scroll Emulation; control of any plug-in parameter you hover the mouse over with absolute precision
  • Hi-Speed USB connectivity

Specifications

SSL 360° software must be installed on your Mac or Windows computer in order to use SSL UF8. SSL 360° is available for FREE from the ‘Documents & Downloads’ tab on this page.

SSL 360° software requires the following:

Mac – 10.15 (Catalina), 11 Big Sur (Apple Silicon & Intel), 12 Monterey (Apple Silicon & Intel), 13 Ventura (Apple Silicon & Intel)
Windows 10, Windows 11 (including 12th Gen Intel Machines)
Intel 3rd Gen Core i5 (or comparable AMD processor) CPU running at 2.4GHz or higher
8GB RAM or more is recommended
Internet-connection for software updates from SSL 360° application

The following DAWs are officially supported by UF8 and have dedicated profiles in SSL 360°. We only officially test with the most recent versions of each DAW software. In most cases, previous versions will also work fine.

Pro Tools®
Logic Pro®
Cubase™ / Nuendo™
Ableton® Live™
Studio One®
LUNA™
Pyramix™

Dimensions: 17” x 10.5” x 2.4” / 431 x 266 x 62.7 mm (Width x Depth X Height)
Weight: Unboxed – 2.9 kg / 6.4 lbs

User Manual

Download the User Manual in PDF format.

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$2,389 Inc GST

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