The new Bettermaker compressor is a 3-in-1 compressor with dual mono/stereo/MS functionality and complete DAW control implementation that Bettermaker is famous for.
You can select from Bettermaker's own compression, an SSL bus-style compression and a dbx160 -style option. Each channel is assignable so its like having six compressors in one.
Besides their pure analog signal paths, these units have a full digital recall with 399 cells for your own presets, which you can recall with one touch.
Get the sonic advantages of the highest quality outboard analog gear with the workflow advantage of digital recall, presets and automation.
Save your settings in the unit's internal memory as well as in your project, fully utilising your DAW's automation.
Here are some of the amazing features Bettermaker C502V has to offer:
- 3 in 1 compressor - 3 different modes of compression, one original and two based on classic designs.
- Dual mono, Stereo, MidSide (with solo function)
- Save, recall and automate to your DAW of choice.
- Onboard UNDO function
- Full digital recall with 399 cells for your own presets.
- USB sidechain!!!! Just like a plugin... no physical I/O needed.
- Free AU, VST, RTAS, AXX, 32 & 64 bit plugin controller coming soon
- Hi pass filter sidechain with selectable frequencies
- Lookahead mode
- Wet/Dry for both channels
- 1:2 ratio for expansion/transient shaping
- Unit to unit internal linking. Units don't need extra cabling, so long as they sit side by side
A little about the different compression modes:
This is the most gentle but versatile mastering compression mode but with very unique attack behavior. It works for the widest range of settings. It is great on Drums, Mix Buss.
-This will be inspired by the classic British VCA buss compressor,
-same ease of use
-It has all additional functions mentioned above, plus fluent attack and release ratio.
-Classic aggressive compression based on a classic 160 compressor so loved on drums.
-Attack and release parameters do not display as they are fixed
-It has all additional functions mentioned above vs. the original.
You can download the Bettermaker plugin software here.