Thomas Mundt updates LoudMax free maximizer plugin to v1.15

Thomas Mundt LoudMax

Thomas Mundt has released version 1.15 of the LoudMax freeware maximizer effect plug-in for Windows and Mac.

LoudMax is a Look-Ahead Brickwall Loudness Maximizer Plugin with a clean transparent sound. It is designed to retain the original character of the music as much as possible even at high compression levels

Changes LoudMax 1.15

  • Improved peak detector algorithm.
  • Optimized limiter curves.
  • More precise sound impression.

LoudMax for Windows and Mac (VST/AU) is available to download as freeware. The WinAmp version was also updated.

More information: Thomas Mundt


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