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Four Free Multi-Band Compressors for Mac and Windows Users

Multiband compression is the ability to compress different parts of an audio file independently from one another by splitting it up into multiple frequency bands and compressing specific frequency ranges with their own unique settings. While There are Many Great Paid Ones. Here are Four Free Multiband Compressors For Both Mac and Windows.

1.Convergence By Cut Thru Recordings

Convergence is Ranked #3 in the top 7 multi-band compressors by Integraudio. This versatile mastering compressor can handle even the most dynamic of tracks. Convergence features up to 10 bands of compression and as low as 2 bands. Does your track only need a 4 band compressor? No problem! It is trivial to add or remove bands and to adjust the crossover frequencies for them.

This plug-in is also available as a free version which works exactly the same as the full version except that it is limited to 2-4 bands rather than the 2-10 that the full version boasts. The other limitations of the free version are that oversample only available up to 2x and the compression display is disabled.

System Support

▷ Windows, macOS, Linux VST/VST3/AU/AAX/LV2 [32-bit & 64-bit ]

2.TDR Nova by Tokyo Dawn Records

NOVA is a parallel dynamic equalizer. Appearing in the familiar layout of a parametric equalizer, each band also includes a full featured dynamics section allowing the processor to cover an impressively wide range of applications

System Support

▷ Win XP SP2 or above, Mac OS X 10.9 or above.

3.HY-MBMFX2 By HY-Plugins

HY-MBMFX2 is a Multi-Band Processor(3 Bands) .It also gives you options to modulated the compressors using LFO’s Envelopes, and Macro Controls.

System Support

▷ macOS,Windows [ VST/VST3/AU ]

4.Cramit by Sixth Sample

Cramit is a High Quality Multi-Band Compressor and Distortion Plugin.It also has built-in OTT and a Saturation Effect.


▷ 3-band upwards/downwards compression and expansion ▷ Pre and post distortion ▷ 7 distortion types integrated into one slider ▷ 10 factory presets

System Support

▷ Windows 8.1 or newer [64-bit or 32-bit VST3 or 64-bit AAX support]

▷ macOS 10.13 or newer (Intel & M1) [64-bit AU, VST3 or AAX support]

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