MDW NEWS
& ARTICLES

METAlliance logo
METAlliance logo

Los Angeles, CA, March, 2020 — Developed by the creator of the parametric EQ, George Massenburg, the new Massenburg DesignWorks® MDWEQ6-AAX DSP & Native high-resolution parametric EQ continues to define the state-of-the-art in digital equalization.

Version 6 continues to offer AAX DSP and AAX Native 32/64-bit format support, and now provides added features that make equalization more succinct and effective. With its unprecedented clarity, smoothness, and excellent high-frequency response, MDW hi-res parametric EQV6 provides an unparalleled tool for serious audio production.

Version v6 is available on the Avid website for $299, providing functionality for both AAX and Native ProTools systems. An upgrade from V5 is available on the new MDW website for $99, including the new interface and added features. Both Native and DSP/AAX are available together at this new low price.

Learn more and purchase:
Buy MDWEQ6-AAX (DSP & Native) Pro Tools plug-in perpetual (full) license from Avid – iLok2 required

Upgrade from EQ5 from the MDW Shop

According to Avid, version 6 delivers an updated interface and new functionality including:

  • HiQ Lo and Hi Shelves on each band
  • EQ display corresponds to PT’s EQ Curve Display on the mixer window
  • Spectrum Display and real time Analyzer Resolution
  • New 18dB/octave and 24dB/octave high and low pass filters on Band One

With its nearly immeasurable low distortion, unprecedented clarity and resolution, unmatched smoothness, accurate and consistent equalization parameter representation, and superb high-frequency response MDWEQ6 hi-res parametric EQ is designed for flawless performance and flexible ergonomics in the mixing environment. This new generation plug-in emulates the constant shape (i.e., reciprocal) filter curves of the industry-standard reference for parametric EQ, Massenburg’s legendary GML 8200 equalizer.