Upgrade your headphones to improve your mixing process with our latest features! The latest product upgrade includes reimagined UX to ease your workflow, additional software features to improve your mixes and smaller improvement for advanced monitoring. After the upgrade, select your headphone calibration profile, adjust features and leave in the background - it will seamlessly fit into your workflow.
Please note, this upgrade is not compatible with educational licenses.
Headphone calibration profiles for 280+ supported models
Custom target: target curve adjustments in real-time
Translation Check: simulating 20+ different devices and device types for accurate mix translation results everywhere without leaving the workstation
3 filter modes: Zero Latency, Mixed and Linear Phase
Additional DSP processing controls: Mono, Dry/Wet, and Safe Headroom
MIDI mapping in the SoundID Reference app for various controls
User Presets in the SoundID Reference app for switching quickly between predefined output device/channel pair combinations
SoundID Reference app for Headphones
SoundID Reference DAW plugin (AU, VST, AAX)
Averaged profiles for 280+ supported headphone models
1 license upgrade code to be used for upgrading the original license. After completing the upgrade process, the product license can be activated and used on 3 machines
Valid permanent Sonarworks Reference 3 or 4 Headphone Edition license
Limited time licenses cannot be upgraded.
Mac: macOS 10.12 or later
PC: Windows 8 (64-bit) or later
Sonarworks supported or Sonarworks individually calibrated headphones
SoundID Reference measurement microphone, or other omnidirectional measurement microphone with an XLR audio connection
Stable internet connection
IMPORTANT! Compatibility with Apple M1 chip machines not guaranteed - read full support statement here
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