Update: Sound Radix POWAIR 1.1 Now Available

Update: Sound Radix POWAIR 1.1 Now Available

This is a major update with lots of bug fixes and some new features. License holders can update for free and should do so as soon as possible.

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Radically Smart Loudness Compressor/Leveler

You've got the POWAIR. POWAIR was designed to be a smarter, more natural sounding compressor. It’s a dual-stage loudness leveler/ compressor/limiter powered by a novel, proprietary compression engine which provides greater transparency and control than ever before.

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Radical Bundle 3 includes all five of our studio plugins at a special price.

A Radical Bundle of Auto-Align, SurferEQ, Pi, Drum Leveler and POWAIR.

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What's new in v 1.1: Fixes

  • A/B states were not properly stored and recalled.
  • Meters/Leveler did not clearly state when playing after stopping.
  • VST denormalization-related performance issues.
  • Possible crash on Digital Performer (VST).
  • Input meter could show noise-floor instead of silence.
  • Various cosmetic UI inconsistencies.
  • SCF – possible crash when LF was set to highest frequency.
  • SCF – Solo didn't work when the compressor was off.
  • M/S mode was processed in Leveler stage.
  • Fixes & improvements to auto gain compensation and side-chain compression.
  • Switching between Mono/Stereo instance on Logic X could lead to a crash.
  • AAX with side-chain could produce silence when rendered offline. (Commit/Freeze/Bounce Offline)
  • VST3 might not work with Direct Offline Processing.
  • In some settings, the dry signal could be not dry.
  • Possible crash when inputting out-of-range values.
  • Fixes & improvements to Windows installer.

What's new in v 1.1: New Features & Improvements

  • Added peak clipping options.
  • Added user-definable meter peak hold.
  • Improved performance.
  • Added UI scaling (75% – 200%).
  • Limiting is now based on true-peak.
  • SCF – improved filter phase-response.
  • Pro Tools (AAX), Studio One 3.x (VST3) – support gain reduction meter.
  • Pro Tools (AAX) – support automation key modifiers.
  • Presets names are now being stored and recalled.
  • Bypass makes UI grayscale.
  • Minor UI tweaks and improvements

Posted by Michele Yamazaki