Reference 4 compatibility with Windows 11

Windows 11 compatibility update
Article updated: February 25, 2022
Planned software update: delayed, available in Beta here


Is Reference 4 supported on Windows 11?

No, currently Reference 4 software is not supported on Windows 11. 


Will it be supported? 

The initial release date was set to February 28, 2022. The release is being delayed, we apologize for the inconvenience, the ETA is to be updated. As always, stay tuned for more information. 


Should I update to Windows 11 if I want to continue using Reference 4 software?

No, we cannot recommend updating to Windows 11 while Reference 4 is not supported on it. However, if you have updated to Windows 11 and have a Sonarworks Virtual Audio Driver issue, please refer to this support article: Reference 4 driver install workaround for Windows 11

Contact support

Need a little more help? Submit a request to get help from our Support Team.
Submit a request