SlickEQ – Gentleman’s Edition takes SlickEQ‘s concept to new heights and adds an exotic “Tilt”-filter flanked by flexible low-pass and high-pass filters. Five distinct EQ models provide a rich set of predefined EQ curves and behaviours for the three main semi parametric filter bands.
SlickEQ GE offers a switchable EQ non-linearity as well as six different output stages. These options offer subtle and interesting textures, from the typical “mojo” often associated with high quality analogue audio gear, up to more obvious saturation.
An elaborate auto gain option automatically compensates for changes of perceived-loudness during EQ (within reasonable limits) and a gain-trim feature helps controlling peak overloads with ease. The 64bit multi-rate processing scheme (a.k.a. “internal re-sampling”) practically eliminates typical problems of digital EQ implementations such as frequency-warping, quantization distortion and aliasing.
Beside the primary controls, the plug-in comes with an array of additional helpers: Advanced preset management, a frequency magnitude plot, undo/redo, quick A/B comparison, copy & paste, an online help, editable labels, mouse-wheel support and much more. Finally, SlickEQ GE allows to exclusively process the stereo sum or stereo difference
without external sum/difference encoding (see “M/S” microphony).
# Expandable frequency magnitude display (plugin resizes)
# Output analyzer option
# Collapsible bottom bar (plugin resizes)
New LEFT and RIGHT channel modes
# New OUT STAGE mode “Funky”
# Various minor UI changes
1.1.2 Maintenance update
# Fixed autogain for (true) mono channels
# GE now automatically imports user presets from the standard edition
1.1.1 Maintenance update
# Fixed crash occuring with ECO mode at high sample-rates
# New “Eco” processing mode with almost zero latency
# Reduced overall CPU usage
# Stepped frequency/gain knobs activated by ctrl+drag or right mouse button drag