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Waves API 2500 Native Software Download

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The Waves API 2500 plug-in is a versatile dynamics processor that lets you shape the punch and tone of mixes with absolute accuracy. Its dual-channel design lets the 2500 also function as two separate... Click To Read More About This Product

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Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
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Overview

The Waves API 2500 plug-in is a versatile dynamics processor that lets you shape the punch and tone of mixes with absolute accuracy. Its dual-channel design lets the 2500 also function as two separate mono channels via a single compression setting. Using auto-makeup gain, you can adjust Threshold or Ratio while automatically maintaining a constant output level. With both "feed back" and "feed forward" compression types, the Waves API 2500 compressor plug-in boasts a wide range of incredibly musical parameters which have made it a favorite of engineers the world over. No iLok needed.

Compressor Controls
Threshold: -20dBu to +10dBu
Attack: 0.03ms, 0.10ms, 0.30ms, 1 ms, 3 ms, 10 ms and 30 ms
Ratio: 5:1, 2:1, 3:1, 4:1, 6:1, 10:1 and Infinity:1
Release: 0.05s, 0.1s, 0.2s, 0.5s, 1.0s, 2.0s and Variable Release mode
Variable Release: 50ms to 3s

Tone Controls
Threshold: Knee Hard, Medium and Soft
Detector: Thrust Loud, Medium and Normal
Tone Type: New (Feed-Forward) or Old (Feed-Backward)
Link Controls

Filter Type HP, LP and BP
L/R Link Independent, 50%, 60%, 70%, 80%, 90% and 100%
VU Meters

Input/Output -30dB to 0dB With Clip indicator
Gain Reduction 0dB to 30dB
Meter Source GR, IN or OUT
Output Controls

Analog On/Off
Compressor In On/Off
Bypass On/Off
Make-Up Gain Auto/Manual
Make-Up Gain -24dB to +24dB

FEATURES

Switchable 3-position Thrust high-pass filter
Variable Link left and right channels
3 Variable Link filter types
3 Compression modes: Soft, Medium and Hard Knee
6 Release settings: 5 fixed, 1 continuous
Up to 24bit, 192kHz resolution (TDM 24/96 only)
Mono and Stereo components
Supports TDM, RTAS, Audio Suite, VST, AU
PC and Mac compatible
SPECIFICATIONS
Mac
CPU
Core Duo 2.3Ghz

RAM
4 GB

Operating System
10.7 - 10.10

Screen Resolution
1024x768

Windows
CPU
Intel Core 2 Duo 2GHz

RAM
4 GB

Operating System
Windows 7 with SP1 | Windows 8 - 8.1

Screen Resolution
1024x768 32-bit
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