SSL Duende Plug-Ins Go Native

Formerly DSP-powered Duende plug-ins now available online for free 30 day fully functional demo      17/02/11
SSL Duende Plug-Ins Go Native

Solid State Logic has announced the release of Duende Native. Duende Native plug-ins are functionally and sonically identical to the highly acclaimed, but now discontinued DSP powered Duende plug-ins, but they run natively using your host computers processing resources. Here's all the details directly from SSL...
The Duende Native Plug-in suite is a collection of audio processing tools which bring professional audio quality, sophistication and benchmark performance within reach of all DAW users. Duende plug-ins provide the superior precision, advanced feature set and legendary tonal characteristics of SSL console products in affordable VST/AU/RTAS* plug-in form. They are quite simply the easiest way to get your hands on professional tools that will help you achieve professional mixes that sound like a record.
The foundations of the Duende Native collection are plug-in adaptations of two SSL console classics; the EQ & Dynamics Channel plug-in provides an EQ & Dynamics processing solution with all the power, precision, flexibility and signature tone of an SSL console channel strip... the legendary Stereo Bus Compressor plug-in gives you the classic SSL stereo master bus compressor that brings power and punch to your mix without compromising clarity. In addition to these SSL classics Duende Native includes Drumstrip and Vocalstrip which are 'task specific' plug-ins that each gather together a set of carefully selected and lovingly crafted processing tools to get you straight to outstanding Drum and Vocal sounds quickly and easily. X-EQ and X-Comp are both mastering grade processors that deliver superb balance of precision and tonal character. X-Verb is an incredibly powerful and flexible processor which brings beautiful hardware standard Reverb to your DAW.
All Duende Native Plug-ins are available for a free, fully functional initial 30 day demo AND for ongoing periodic free demos. Duende Native plug-ins are available to purchase individually from the SSL web store. Two boxed product bundles; Duende Native Essentials (includes; EQ & Dynamics Channel and Stereo Bus Compressor) and the Duende Native Studio Pack (includes; EQ & Dynamics Channel, Stereo Bus Compressor, Drumstrip, Vocalstrip, X-EQ and X-Comp) are available exclusively from SSL Resellers worldwide.
Duende Native is fully 64Bit capable in suitable Mac and Windows Operating Systems.
Pricing and Availability:
All prices exclude local taxes.
Individual plug-ins available only from the SSL website:
  • Duende Native EQ & Dynamics Channel; £199, 249€, $329
  • Duende Native Bus Compressor: £199, 249€, $329
  • Duende Native X-Verb: £220, 279€, $359
  • Duende Native X-EQ: £179, 229€, $299
  • Duende Native X-Comp: £129, 159€, $199
  • Duende Native Drumstrip: £129, 159€, $199
  • Duende Native Vocalstrip: £129, 159€, $199
Boxed Bundles available exclusively from SSL Resellers worldwide;
  • Duende Native Essentials Bundle: £299, 360€, $479
  • Duende Native Studio Pack: £699, 839.50 €, $1,099
*RTAS compatibility achieved using an FXPansion wrapper. More information:

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