Go bigger and faster than ever

VENUE 3 Software

When it comes to mixing live sound, having the tools you need to present the highest quality audio possible—quickly, easily, and reliably—is of the utmost importance. Award-winning VENUE | Software enables you to speed up all aspects of live mixing and recording—no matter which VENUE system you use. That's because easy-to-use VENUE | Software is the common platform across all Avid live sound systems, making mixing the creative and rewarding experience it was meant to be.

New VENUE 4.5

for VENUE | S3L-X Systems

The S3L-X and S3L Systems feature a different architecture than other VENUE systems. Because of this, they both use a special version of VENUE | Software (version 4.x). And now we're introducing VENUE 4.5, included with S3L-X Systems and available to all S3L owners. With VENUE 4.5, you can...

  • Share I/O across two or more systems, with auto gain tracking
  • Customize the surface with user-defined fader layouts
  • Store and recall bank configurations using Snapshots and Events
  • Access channels fast with VCA and Group Spill
  • Expand your creativity with 64-bit AAX DSP plug-in support
  • Easily identify channels with familiar channel strip color-coding
  • Enable Bank Safe mode to perpetuate access to key channels
  • Expand Channel Control and Global sections for fast access to all parameters
  • Control snapshots and transport controls using global encoders
  • Get immediate hands-on control of graphic EQ settings using the faders

Upgrade to VENUE 3 for all other VENUE systems

Got a VENUE | Profile, VENUE | D-Show, VENUE | Mix Rack, VENUE | SC48, or VENUE | SC48 Remote System? Upgrade to the latest VENUE 3 software and...

  • Record and play back up to 32 Pro Tools channels (up from 18) over FireWire (SC48 and FWx Option Card users)
  • Create bigger mixes with expanded input processing channels in SC48 (increased from 48 to 64) and Mix Rack (increased from 64 to 80) Systems
  • Go bigger with 24 busses (up from 16) and 40 plug-in slots (up from 20) in SC48
  • Manage multiple Aux busses with ease, now that Aux bus names are displayed on the Inputs page
  • Get HPF settings included in all EQ presets, and when copying/pasting EQ settings
  • Quickly configure your console layout by simply dragging and dropping channel strips
  • Get fast access to the Inputs page by double-pressing the Select button
  • Program the Console User button in the Events List to perform common tasks such as tap tempo or recalling a snapshot
  • Quickly cancel Multi-Select mode by pressing the Multi-Select button

See all VENUE | Software features

And now we're introducing VENUE 4.5, included with S3L-X Systems and available to all S3L owners .