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Waves V-Comp - Vintage Hardware Compressor Plug-In (Native)

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Availability Details


This product must be downloaded from the Manufacturer's website. You should receive the license code to complete your order within 1-3 business days. Orders placed on Weekends or Holidays are processed the next business day.

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You Pay: $300.00
Product Highlights
  • Modeled on 2254 Compressor
  • Compressor and Limiter Sections
  • 64-bit Processing
  • Audio Units
  • RTAS/AudioSuite
  • VST
  • Mac OS X
  • Windows 7

V-Comp Native from Waves is a dynamics plug-in that uses time constants and a fixed nominal output gain to recreate the famous output-bus sound signature of a vintage 2254 hardware compressor. The plug-in is very responsive, with only a little gain reduction needed to glue a mix together.

Main Features

Modeled on the acclaimed 2254 compressor
Up to 24-bit/96 kHz resolution
Mono and stereo components


Input: -18 dBu to +18 dBu
Output: -18 dBu to +18 dBu
Meter Switch: input, output or gain reduction
Meter Display: displays input, output, or gain reduction levels
Analog Switch: off, 25%, 50% and 100%

Limiter Section
  • Limiter: on/off
  • Limit level: +4 dBu to +12 dBu
  • Attack: fast or slow
  • Release: 100 mS, 200 mS, 800 mS and auto

Compressor Section
  • Compress: on/off
  • Ratio: 1.5:1, 2:1, 3:1, 4:1 and 6:1
  • Release: 400 mS, 800 mS, 1.5 seconds and auto
  • DeEsser: on/off
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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