System requirements

Avid S6 software version 2.1 is compatible with the following 64-bit applications:

  • Avid Pro Tools 12.1 or higher
  • Steinberg Nuendo 7
  • Steinberg Cubase 8
  • Apple Logic 10
  • Merging Pyramix 8 (Native only)
  • Merging Pyramix 9.x
  • Avid Studio Monitor Pro II
  • Avid XMON S6
  • DAD/NTP Technology PRO | MON monitor control

Note that Avid Studio Monitor Express is currently NOT compatible with S6.

The WSControl application is compatible with Mac OSX 10.8, 10.9, 10.10 and 10.11 and Windows 7, 8.1, and 10. Check compatibility for individual EUCON-compatible workstation software.

Pre-configured surfaces

The following pre-configured S6 surfaces are available to handle most music and post workflows. You can customize any S6 M40 by adding a Producer’s Desk, Leg Assemblies, or customize the surface further with different channel module combinations.

M40-based S6 configurations

  • With 16 faders, 5 knobs per channel, and TFT displays (S6 M40-16-5-D)
  • With 24 faders, 5 knobs per channel, and TFT displays (S6 M40-24-5-D)
  • With 32 faders, 5 knobs per channel, and TFT displays (S6 M40-32-5-D)
  • With 16 faders, 9 knobs per channel, and TFT displays (S6 M40-16-9-D)
  • With 24 faders, 9 knobs per channel, and TFT displays (S6 M40-24-9-D)
  • With 32 faders, 9 knobs per channel, and TFT displays (S6 M40-32-9-D)

M10-based S6 configurations

  • With 8 faders, 5 knobs per channel (S6 M10-8-5)
  • With 16 faders, 5 knobs per channel (S6 M10-16-5)
  • With 24 faders, 5 knobs per channel (S6 M10-24-5)
  • 8-Fader Custom Configuration Starting Base
  • 16-Fader Custom Configuration Starting Base
  • 24-Fader Custom Configuration Starting Base

What’s included

  • S6 surface (a pre-configuration or your own design)
  • S6 software
  • S6 frame and other accessories (as specified per your pre-configuration or customization)
  • Choice of XMON S6 or Studio Monitor Pro II monitoring system with M10-based pre-configured systems (optional for M40-based and custom M10 systems)
  • All necessary cabling
  • One year of Avid Advantage ExpertPlus support* with Hardware Coverage (includes 7x24 access, priority phone support, advance hardware exchange (next business day), complimentary S6 software upgrades, and more to keep you up and running)

* After one year, you can renew your support plan for continued operational efficiency—and peace of mind.