IK Multimedia T-RackS 5 MAX Upgrade/Crossgrade Mixing and Mastering Workstation (Download)

IK Multimedia T-RackS 5 MAX Upgrade/Crossgrade Mixing and Mastering Workstation (Download)

IK Multimedia T-RackS 5 MAX Upgrade/Crossgrade Mixing and Mastering Workstation (Download)

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Product Highlights

  • 38 x T-RackS Audio Processor Modules
  • For Mixing and Mastering Applications
  • Audio Up to 192 kHz
  • Models of Vintage Analog Gear
  • Chain Up to 16 Processors
  • Resizable GUI
  • Suite of Professional Metering Tools
  • Presets from Top Engineers
  • Standalone Operation
  • Mac/Windows, AU / VST 2 / VST 3 / AAX
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Version: Upgrade/Crossgrade

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Configuration: 38 Processors

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22 Processors

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38 Processors

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Price:  $299.99

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IK Multimedia T-RackS 5 MAX Upgrade overview

  • 1Description

IK Multimedia T-RackS 5 MAX is a mixing and mastering modular workstation that can be used as a standalone application or a plug-in for your DAW. It offers engineers maximum processing versatility with an audiophile-grade audio engine, high-end audio processor modules, a comprehensive, broadcast-ready suite of metering tools, and a resizable, single-window GUI for a fast and efficient workflow. The system brings together all the essential plug-ins you need to treat and finalize your audio from raw mixes to a finished product, ready for uploading to digital delivery and streaming services, or for CD printing.

T-RackS 5 MAX comprises thirty-eight T-RackS audio processor modules. Plug-ins include Master Match, Dyna-MU, EQual, ONE, Mic Room, Tape Echo, CSR Plate Reverb, Classic T-RackS Compressor, Classic T-RackS Equalizer, and more. Configurable mixing/mastering chains enable you to run up to 16 processors in parallel/series. The software ships with a collection of signature presets from the industry's top engineers.

Note: Upgrade/crossgrade available to owners of any previously purchased IK Multimedia product of a value of $99.99 or more.

What's New in Version 5
  • Four new powerful modules: Master Match, Dyna-Mu, EQual, ONE
  • Fully redesigned, fully resizable, flexible interface with faster workflow
  • New audiophile-grade audio engine, completely improved from input to output
  • Supports audio up to 192 kHz / 32-bit floating point
  • Offers 4 dithering options to optimize the dithering noise when reducing the bit-depth of your tracks
  • Enhanced, extensive broadcast-ready professional metering tools
  • Album assembly section with waveform editing, metadata, and multi-format file export
  • Signature presets from the industry's top engineers
Key Features
  • Upgrade/crossgrade available to owners of any previously purchased IK Multimedia product of a value of $99.99 or more
  • Includes 38 T-RackS audio processor modules
  • Works as a standalone application and as a plug-in
  • Easy to use with style-based presets, full chain visualization, one-click single-module or chain bypass, compare function, and more
  • Configurable mixing/mastering chain—run up to 16 processors in parallel/series
  • High-quality oversampling for high-quality audio processing through the entire signal path
  • High-precision and high-transparency digital processors
  • Accurate digital models of vintage analog hardware devices—uses the company's DSM and SCC technologies
  • Full latency compensation support
  • Module presets and global presets
  • Multiple-curve fade in and out (standalone only)
  • Multiple Snapshots, independent for each audio file (standalone only)
  • Supports multiple input and output audio formats (WAV, AIFF, SD2, MP3), sampling rates, and resolutions
  • High-quality sampling rate and bit-depth converters
  • Single or multiple audio file processing (standalone only)
  • Standalone integration with ARC System 2.5 processing (available separately)
  • ASIO- and CoreAudio-compatible (standalone only)
  • Requires 64-bit applications and operating systems
  • Custom Shop functionality lets you purchase additional modules from within the program


  • Emulation of a well-known American Vari-MU tube compressor celebrated for its warm sound and vivid-colored tone
Master Match
  • Automatically matches the sound of your songs with up to three different source tracks used as a reference
  • 10-band parametric equalizer with transparent sound
  • Precise editing using a vast array of filter shapes based on the typical curves of classic British and American analog EQs
  • All-in-one solution for easily crafting final masters or shaping the sound of single tracks
  • Easily mix subgroups
  • Includes a compressor, EQ, harmonic exciter, low-end enhancer, and limiter
Full Metering
  • Suite of metering tools that provide immediate and complete visual information about the content of your audio material
  • Precision loudness LUFS meter, compliant with all leading professional reference standards
  • Peak, RMS, and Dynamic Range meters
  • Spectrogram, real-time analyzer, phase, and correlation meters
  • VU/PPM meters
  • Mid-Side meters
  • Metering suite can be launched as a separate floating window
Saturator X
  • Multi-mode harmonic saturation processor
Mic Room
  • Microphone modeling module
Stealth Limiter
  • Ultra-transparent mastering inter-sample peak limiter
  • Discrete proportional-Q 3-band equalizer and preamp
  • Discrete proportional-Q 4-band equalizer and preamp
  • Discrete proportional-Q 10-band graphic equalizer and preamp
EQ 73
  • Discrete Class A preamp and equalizer
EQ 81
  • Discrete preamp and equalizer
Master EQ 432
  • World class, high-performance discrete mastering equalizer
Precision Comp/Limiter
  • Discrete Class A dynamics processor
Bus Compressor
  • Mix bus compressor
White Channel
  • Modern channel strip
Tape Echo
  • Vintage tape delay
British Channel
  • Solid-state channel strip
Black 76 Limiting Amplifier
  • FET compressor/limiter
White 2A Levelling Amplifier
  • Tube opto compressor/limiter
Vintage Tube Compressor/Limiter Model 670
  • Vari-MU compressor/limiter
Quad Comp
  • Multiband compressor
Quad Lim
  • Multiband limiter
Quad Image
  • Multiband stereo imager
  • Multiband De-Esser
EQP-1A Vintage Tube Program Equalizer
  • Classic analog tube-based EQ
Opto Compressor
  • Optical-based compressor
Brickwall Limiter
  • Intelligent, multi-algorithm limiting
Linear Phase Equalizer
  • High-precision, high-definition EQ
CSR Hall Reverb
  • Large acoustic hall reverb
CSR Plate Reverb
  • Dense metal plate reverb
CSR Room Reverb
  • Acoustic room reverb
CSR Inverse Reverb
  • Envelope-controlled reverb
Classic T-RackS Compressor
  • Analog-modeled compressor
Classic T-RackS Clipper
  • Mastering soft clipper
Classic T-RackS Multi-Band Limiter
  • Three-band mastering limiter
Classic T-RackS Equalizer
  • Analog-modeled EQ
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IK Multimedia T-RackS 5 MAX Upgrade specs

System Requirements macOS 10.9 or later
64-bit application requires a 64-bit CPU and operating system
Intel Core 2 Duo (minimum)
4 GB of RAM (8 GB suggested)

Windows 7, 8, 10
Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD Athlon 64 X2 (minimum)
4 GB of RAM (8 GB suggested)
Requires an ASIO-compatible sound card

Internet connection is required for web-based Custom Shop operations

Note: EQual processor requires an OpenGL 2-compatible graphics adapter
Supported Plug-In Formats Audio Units, VST 2, VST 3, AAX, standalone
Audio Formats WAV, AIFF, SD2, MP3

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