Universal Audio OX Amp Top Box

Load boxes have been around for a little while now but Universal Audio incorporates their Dynamic Room and Speaker modeling to create a hardware box that allows the character of your amp to shine through on professionally modeled cabinets.

OX is a premium reactive load box and guitar recording system, giving guitarists perfectly studio-miked amp sounds from their existing tube amp. OX lets users play and record tube amps in their ideal sweet spots — from the edge-of-breakup to fully cranked — with perfect dynamics at any volume level, and with stunning mic, room, and speaker cabinet emulations at the turn of a knob.

Featuring Universal Audio’s breakthrough Dynamic Room Modeling and Dynamic Speaker Modeling, OX is the first amp recording system to accurately emulate speaker breakup and cone cry — an essential ingredient to organic tube amp tones —  generating additional harmonics and sonic complexity when the amp is cranked.

Using OX Amp Top Box, guitarists can quickly audition a range of expert cabinet/mic/room combinations — and may find that they never need to mic their tube amp again.

The OX Amp Top Box also features a sleek software app for control over all of OX’s parameters via its built-in Wi-Fi, letting guitarists audition, tweak, and store hundreds of cabinet/mic/room presets. Together with a great-sounding tube amp, OX quickly delivers the tastiest album-quality guitar tones of all time.

OX Amp Top Box — Key Features:

  • Premium, no-compromise analog reactive load box and guitar recording system for tube guitar amps

  • Instant album-quality mic and speaker cabinet tones via front-panel “RIG” control

  • No amp miking experience needed — get record-ready sounds quickly with expertly-placed mics

  • Five finely-tuned guitar amp attenuation levels —  from off to whisper quiet to full band volume

  • UA Dynamic Speaker Modeling emulates speaker breakup and cone cry

  • World-class Universal Audio EQ, compression, delay, and reverb effects built-in

  • Selectable 4, 8, and 16-ohm operation

  • Front-panel Headphone out for silent practice with cranked tones

  • Balanced TRS line outs, and S/PDIF digital outputs for stereo recording

  • Pair with OX mobile or desktop app over Wi-Fi for editing and saving presets

 

OX Amp Top Box is now shipping with an estimated street price of $1,299.

Learn more about OX Amp Top Box at uaudio.com/ox.

Download images for OX Amp Top Box here: uaudio.com/press

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