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Waves L1 Ultramaximizer - Loudness Maximizer Plug-In (Native)

B&H # WAL1NAQ Mfr # V5-L1N40
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You Pay: $200.00
Product Highlights
  • Look-Ahead Peak Limiting
  • Level Maximization
  • Re-Quantization (IDR)
  • 64-bit Processing
  • Audio Units
  • RTAS/AudioSuite
  • VST
  • Mac OS X
  • Windows 7

L1 Ultramaximizer Native from Waves is a plug-in that provides dynamics control for any audio application, from multimedia to mastering. The software features look-ahead peak limiting, level maximization, and high resolution re-quantization, and is well known for its transparency and punch.

Main Features

Two plug-in components: L1 Ultramaximizer and L1 Ultramaximizer+
IDR (Increased Digital Resolution) dither with noise shaping filter
Double precision bit resolution processing
Up to 24-bit/192 kHz resolution
Mono and stereo components


  • Input Gain Faders: -20 dB to 0 dB
  • Input Meter: -30 dB to 0 dB with an integrated Threshold control, Peak Hold indicators
  • Output Meter: -30 dB to 0 dB with an integrated
  • Output Ceiling: control, peak hold indicators
  • Link: links threshold and output ceiling
  • Release: 0.01 mS to 1000 mS
  • Attenuation Meter: 0 dB to 30 dB with peak hold indicator
  • Domain: analog or digital

IDR Controls
  • Quantize: none, 24-, 20-, 16-, 12-, or 8-bit
  • Dither: Type 1, 2 or none
  • Shaping: moderate, normal, ultra or none
System Requirements Mac
Core Duo 2.3 GHz
OS X 10.6.8 to 10.7
1024 x 768 minimum display resolution
Host application that supports Audio Units, RTAS, AudioSuite, and VST plug-in formats

Intel Core 2 Duo GHz/AMD Athlon 64 or equivalent
Windows 7
1024 x 768 32-bit minimum display resolution
Host application that supports RTAS, AudioSuite, and VST plug-in formats


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