Foolproof compressor and limiter

If you want a great-sounding, flexible, and easy-to-use compression tool, this is it. Smack! is a professional compressor/limiter plug-in designed specifically for music applications—but it can handle virtually any kind of audio material with amazing results.

Featuring three compression modes, unique compression ratios, and harmonic distortion, Smack! will help you bring a wide range of sonic variation to your mix. The plug-in supports side-chain processing, multichannel track types, and the full range of Pro Tools sample rates and plug-in formats. Automatic gain reduction controls the volume of just about any source in a very “musical” manner—adding fullness, intelligibility, and excitement to any track. Plus, an intuitive interface with the look and feel of vintage devices enables you to create a huge range of tonal coloration with a minimal set of controls.


  • Three compression modes

    Choose from three compression modes, including a mode for emulating classic electro-optical limiters.

  • Unique compression ratios

    Go from subtle compression to hard limiting.

  • Harmonic distortion

    Add subtle analog-sounding distortion.

  • Side chain support

    Get external or internal side-chain processing and a side-chain EQ.

  • Multichannel support

    Add life to all Pro Tools multichannel track types.

  • Full sample rate support

    Work on sessions at up to 192 kHz sample rates.

  • Foolproof operation

    Easily get great results with any kind of audio material.


 OS  Windows 8, Windows 7
 OS Mac OS 10.11.x, Mac OS 10.10.x, Mac OS 10.9.x,
Mac OS 10.8.x, Mac OS 10.7.x
 Pro Tools  Pro Tools 12.x, Pro Tools 11.x, Pro Tools 10.x
 Sample Rate Support Max Rate: 192k
 Copy Protection Requires iLok2


 AAX Native 64
 AAX AudioSuite 64
 AAX Native 32
 AAX AudioSuite 32



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