System requirements

Avid S6 software version 2.0 is compatible with the following 64-bit applications:

  • Avid Pro Tools 12.1
  • Pro Tools 11.3.2
  • Steinberg Nuendo 7
  • Steinberg Cubase 8
  • Apple Logic 10
  • Merging Pyramix 8 (Native only)
  • Merging Pyramix 9.x
  • Avid Studio Monitor Pro
  • 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 and 10.10 and Windows 7 and 8.1. 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 8 faders, 5 knobs per channel (S6 M10-8-5) and Producer's Desk
  • With 16 faders, 5 knobs per channel (S6 M10-16-5)
  • With 16 faders, 5 knobs per channel (S6 M10-16-5) and Producer's Desk
  • With 16 faders, 5 knobs per channel (S6 M10-16-5) Leg Assemblies and Producer's Desk
  • With 24 faders, 5 knobs per channel (S6 M10-24-5)
  • With 24 faders, 5 knobs per channel (S6 M10-24-5) and Producer's Desk
  • With 24 faders, 5 knobs per channel (S6 M10-24-5) Leg Assemblies and Producer's Desk

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)
  • XMON S6 monitoring system
  • 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.