Mixing and mastering utility plugin

It can be frustrating not knowing exactly how to get your music comparable to your favorite mixes. Reference helps you compare your audio to your reference tracks and is packed with powerful tools and insights to help you get closer than ever to the sound of your favorite music. Get closer than ever to the sound of your favorite mixes.


  • Compare your mix or master to up to 20 reference tracks

  • Instantly and accurately match the loudness of your track and your references

  • Visual insights to help you match the tonal balance, punch, and stereo width of your reference tracks

  • Seamlessly switch between different versions of the same song 

  • Create multiple loops to quickly compare various sections of your track to your reference

System requirements

Windows Windows 7 and later
Mac Mac OS 10.8.x and later
Pro Tools Pro Tools | First, Pro Tools 11.x and later
Copy ProtectionSerial Numbers
Max Sample Rate192k


AAX Native

This product is tested by the Seller for support of current versions of the indicated Avid products and operating systems. For compatibility questions related to older systems, please contact the Seller.

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