PowerSuite 6 is a major replace to the PowerSuite line, that includes compatibility with MacOS Catalina and help for VST3 format. The sign processing algorithms and user-interface features are largely unchanged from PowerSuite 5. Nonetheless, beneath the hood, the plug-ins have been utterly rewritten to make use of the newest improvement instruments and SDKs. This was vital to keep up compatibility with MacOS and the newest MacOS DAWs, reminiscent of Cubase 10, WaveLab 10, Premiere 2020, and Audition 2020. On these DAWs, the PowerSuite 5 plug-ins don’t operate – the GUI reveals a black window.
Abstract of adjustments:
– MacOS Catalina and Mojave supported. Plug-ins work on newest Mac DAWs reminiscent of Cubase 10, WaveLab 10, Premiere 2020, and Audition 2020.
– MacOS installers are correctly notarized.
– Including VST3 help. Power Suite 6 helps VST3, AU, and AAX (native) codecs.
– Dropping help for VST2, DX, MAS, RTAS, AAX DSP, and 32-bit builds on Mac OS-X. 32-bit VST3 is supported on Home windows. Solely 64-bit codecs are supported on MacOS.
– AAX codecs help Wave Arts licensing. Tempo/iLok now not required for AAX; select Tempo/iLok or Wave Arts licensing for all codecs.
– AAX codecs now not have complicated decreased function configurations wanted for AAX DSP.
– Improved Wave Arts licensing, enter serial quantity instantly into plug-in. This works the identical as different latest Wave Arts plug-ins, reminiscent of Tube Saturator 2 and Convology XT.
– Consumer preset supervisor to rename, delete, and manage presets.
– TrackPlug implements exterior sidechain enter for all codecs. There isn’t any extra TrackPlug ExtSC variation.
– New darkish theme in menus and dialogs.
– Model numbers on Mac are correctly reported in Get Information (plist information set accurately).
PowerSuite 5 installers are nonetheless accessible within the Archive part of the Downloads web page. Choose both “MacOS, PowerSuite v5” or “Home windows, PowerSuite v5” because the platform, then choose the specified installer.
PowerSuite 5 customers get 65% off when upgrading to v6. Please see this FAQ entry for details about upgrading to v6.