Universal Binary and other updates announced for Steinbergâ€™s HALion-based VSTi range 30/04/07
Steinberg has announced Universal Binary updates to VSTiâ€™s based on its HALion sampling technology. The updates are now available for HALion, HALion Player, HALion Player OEM, HALion Symphonic Orchestra and The Grand 2.
The update adds compatibility with Appleâ€™s Intel-powered Macintosh computers and is available for download now to all registered owners of these instruments. The updates also offer the following enhancements (where applicable):
Support for Intel-based Macs.
Kontakt 2 and GIGAstudio 3 file import support
Performance improvements when using Waldorf filters
Disk-streaming LED improvements and new peak function allows for better streaming analysis and User feedback
Overlap Mode enhancements
New Hybrid Rewire mode in standalone allows receiving MIDI from selected port instead of from Rewire connection
Several smaller enhancements and fixes
More information on the enhancements for each update can be found on the Steinberg website on the relevant Support Download page. More information: