Release Notes

Release 7.5.2682/7.5.2683

  • Maintenance build – support for new PCB revisions for few products.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.5.2683.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.5.2682.exe

Release 7.5.2627

  • _DIONE Ukraine GUI – special faceplate to suport Ukraine! #StandWithUkraine NEW
  • _RHEA – correction for disabled compression under certain circumstances.
  • _HYPERION & _PROMETHEUS – maintanence update which contains new firmware for newest PCB revision.
  • Few minor bug corrections for ngLeveler (e.g. channel names update).
  • _MIMAS high resolution calibration shift correction for some PCB revisions.
  • ngBusComp new calibration mechanism for better stereo levels setup.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.5.2627.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.5.2627.exe

Release 7.4.2603

  • Config Banks Feature NEW
    • New automation parameter which allows to recall whole unit state based on the location in DAW session.
    • Very useful in mastering/mixing situation when more than one song is processed in one session.
    • Main advantage is that we can freely modify any parameter (including A/B/C presets) in particular section of the song or a session.
  • _PROMETHEUS and _HYPERION Hardware mute – very useful in M/S mode when one channel can be entirely muted during MidSide processing.NEW

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.4.2603.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.4.2603.exe

Release 7.3.2599

  • _RHEA – fix for innactive threshold potentiometer after reboot in certain parameter settings (effect: unit didn’t compress, threshold was set to MIN on analog circuit) – this fix solves this problem entirely.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.3.2599.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.3.2599.exe

Release 7.3.2580

  • Prometheus ADC thresholds corrected due to output meter beeing triggered without any signal passed through.
  • _HYPERION new PCB revision support.
  • Upgrade procedure improved.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.3.2580.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.3.2580.exe

Release 7.3.2563

  • Support for new projects revisions due to design changes.
  • Threshold update fix for _DIONE / _RHEA / ngBusComp for newest revisions.
  • ngLeveler external controller integration bug fix.
  • ngBusComp plug-in faceplate is less dark.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.3.2563.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.3.2563.exe

Release 7.3.2526/7.3.2524

  • GCon background processes don’t cause a warning on OSX when Firewall is enabled.
  • ngBusComp plug-in faceplate is less dark.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.3.2526.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.3.2524.exe

Release 7.3.2521

  • Minor bug correction – _DIONE starlight plug-in automatic detection.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.3.2521.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.3.2521.exe

Release 7.3.2518

  • _DIONE Starlight plug-in – only available for _DIONE Starlight hardware! NEW
  • _RHEA – Side chain parameters are named properly in plug-in implementations,
  • Wavelab crash fix,
  • ngBusComp Ethernet stability improvements,
  • _MIMAS Bug for randomly enabled digital Side Chain has been corrected,
  • Minor bug corrections.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.3.2518.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.3.2518.exe

Release 7.3

  • _RHEA plug-in! NEW
  • A lot of Ethernet stability improvements for ngBusComp.
  • Upgrade application stability improvements.
  • Minor bug corrections.

Release 7.2

  • MIMAS plug-in with a lot of new improvements and features: NEW
    • Entirely re-designed metering on the Hardware and in the plug-in GUI with much higher resolution.
    • New plug-in GUI.
    • Clearly selectable modes in GUI:
      • Compression ON – normal FET compression mode,
      • Saturation mode – now with TRIM control and re-designed gain staging,
      • Compression OFF – Compression circuit completely disabled – only INPUT and OUTPUT knobs are active, which allows to use unit as saturation box (Same behavior as ATACK at OFF possition in original UA 1176).
    • Ratio buttons can be engaged in any combination – Either with “Shift” pressed or via “HOLD” button.
    • VU IN and OUT headroom is clearly described in plug-in GUI:
      • Input meter shows signal up to 21 dBu.
      • Output meter shows signal up to 26 dBu.
    • IMPORTANT NOTE: Firmware upgrade due to extended gain reduction resolution may end up in minor meter decalibration – if any LED on the meter section will show gain reduction without any signal present on the unit, please follow this article to calibrate: http://wesaudio.com/_mimas_support/ .
  • _DIONE Eclipse GUI – for _DIONE limited version with black faceplate. NEW
  • ngBusComp minor firmware corrections.

MAC – v7.2.418: WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.2.2418.dmg

WIN – v7.2.418: WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.2.2418.exe


MAC – v7.2.401: WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.2.2401.dmg

WIN – v7.2.401: WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.2.2401.exe

MAC – v7.2.2379: WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.2.2379.dmg

WIN – v7.2.2379: WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.2.2379.exe

MAC – v7.2.2369: WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.2.2369.dmg

WIN – v7.2.2369: WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.2.2369.exe

Release 7.1

  • ngLEVELER – new features: NEW
    • TRIM mode.
    • Channel Grouping/Linking.
    • Channel selection.
    • a lot of improvements in Mackie Control integration.
  • Minor bugs correction

Release 7.0.2279

  • Minor bug fixes and stability improvements.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.0.2279.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.0.2279.exe

Release 7.0.2267

  • ngBusComp plug-in. NEW
  • Minor bug fixes and stability improvements.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.0.2267.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.0.2267.exe

Release 7.0.2222

  • ngLEVELER plug-in. NEW
  • HUI integration with GCon devices – available for ngLEVELER as new GConManager application. NEW
  • Multiple applications can now access GCon devices connected through USB.
  • _GConBlackBox plug-in is deprecated and has been removed from the deployment.
  • New Tray application which monitor software incopatibilities between host application and firmware of the devices.
  • Minor bug fixes and stability improvements.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.0.2222.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v7.0.2222.exe

Release 6.1

  • _CALYPSO plug-in. NEW
  • _HYPERION Gain Mode parameter can be unlinked in Dual mono or MS mode.
  • Minor bug fixes and stability improvements.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v6.1.1930.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v6.1.1930.exe

Release 6.0

  • _PROMETHEUS plug-in (mono and stereo). NEW
  • New preset management NEW
    • for each plugin – new menu for each plugin for easy access to factory and user presets.
  • Factory presets! NEW
  • Minor bug fixes and _TITAN stability improvements.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v6.0.1751.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v6.0.1751.exe

Release 5.1

  • New standalone application for OSX and Windows: NEW
    • GConManager _MANAGE application can work in standalone mode allowing to control and recall hardware units.
    • Application can store settings in separate workspaces.
    • Designed to support situations where DAW or plugins can’t be used for some reason.
    • Very usefull in live situations.
    • MIDI mapping for better integration with live consoles:
    • Each GCon parameter can be mapped to certain MIDI message.
    • Each previously created workspace (snapshot of all connected elements) can be mapped to certain MIDI message.
  • OSX Mohave improvements.
  • Minor bug fixes.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v5.1.1725.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v5.1.1725.exe

Release 5.0

  • _HYPERION plug-in. NEW
  • _MIMAS new STEREO plug-in: NEW
    • implementation, which allows full control over two units.
  • _DIONE GUI redesign. NEW
  • Copy presents (A/B) from a front panel, to copy a preset: NEW
    • hold preset button you would like to copy for 3 seconds (it will start blinking) and release the button,
    • push the same button to cancel operation, or the other preset button to copy preset settings.
  • _DIONE and _MIMAS metering improvements, especially on low gain reduction levels.
  • A lot of stability improvements and bug fixes.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v5.0.1497.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v5.0.1497.exe

Release 4.1

  • _TITAN DHCP support: NEW
    • It is enough to connect _TITAN directly to router (with DHCP enabled),
      to manage modules inside your network – no additional configuration is needed.
  • Minor software/firmware corrections.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v4.1.1225.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v4.1.1225.exe

Release 4.0

  • _GConBlackBox plugin: NEW
    • ONE plugin which connects to ALL available GCon compatible modules (even from other Vendors).
    • Plugin works in background and saves parameters of all connected devices.
    • Each time session is recalled, all devices are set up accordingly.
    • Any plugin which will connect on top of _GConBlackBox, synchronizes parameters to current state.
    • DAW automation features are not supported, however any device specific plugin can connect on top of _GConBlackBox.
  • Front panel A/B buttons are active when unit is paired with the plugin.
  • Plugin parameters are synchronized to hardware current state upon connection. NEW
  • Memory auto synchronization: NEW
    • When plugin disconnects from hardware unit, current state of parameters on hardware unit will syncronize with plugin, and previous state will be overwritten.
    • This feature can be enabled/disabled in GConManager “SETTINGS” application.
  • Each plugin contains new “menu” button which allows: NEW
    • copy/paste current parameters state between configurations (A/B/C). This function works also between different plugin instances.
    • Current plugin memory can be written to hardware (Available when memory auto synchronization is disabled).

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v4.0.1092.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v4.0.1092.exe

Release 3.3

  • Hardware A/B preset change has been fixed on _MIMAS.

Release 3.2

  • _TITAN stability improvements.
  • AAX DSP configuration has been improved to support resources sharing between DSP chips.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v3.2.994.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v3.2.994.exe

Release 3.1

  • Support for AAX DSP (HDX platform) – Note that Digital Side Chain feature won’t work. NEW
  • MAC OSX – correction on some specific MAC hardware that only 7 devices could be connected using front panel USB connection.
  • Some minor improvements.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v3.1.966.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v3.1.966.exe

Release 3.0

  • _Titan support. NEW
  • Each module can right now use alternative LEDs mode. This can be easily switched using module front panel, by keeping bypass button for 2 seconds. New “Single Led Indication” mode enabled just one LED per knob. NEW
  • “Dynamic Led Mode” (default mode) has been dimmed and improved for all available modules.
  • A lot of minor bug fixes.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v3.0.938.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v3.0.938.exe

Release 2.1

  • All plugins suppoort AAX/VST2/VST3/AU formats. NEW
  • _DIONE plugin NEW
  • _MIMAS saturation MODE: NEW
    • can be activated keeping RATIO hardware button for more then 1 second, or using Plugin inside DAW,
    • transforms _MIMAS compressor into saturation (drive) unit using very pleasing and loved transformer sound,
    • new mode of operation disables all other parameters (knobs & buttons) keeping one DRIVE knob activated,
    • output level is normalized to match Bypass, to easily compare sounds,
  • New standalone application GConManager which allows: NEW
    • Firmware upgrade and Firmware version checks,
    • Change of unit ID for easier management.
  • Pro Tools integration (Mix Bypass linked with HW bypass, GR meters integrated in Pro Tools 11+, Commit track integration in Pro Tools 12.3+). NEW
  • Dynamic leds implemented in HW (leds power is lowered unless particular parameter isn’t edited from HW or Plugin itself). NEW
  • Support for all recent operating systems: OSX 10.8+ (El Capitan included), Windows 7,Windows 8/8.1, Windows 10.
  • Many fixes and corrections.

MAC – WesAudio_MACx86x64_VST_AAX_v2.1.826.dmg

WIN – WesAudio_WINx86x64_VST_AAX_v2.1.827.exe

Known issues

  • Studio One 3: VST3 Digital Side chain feature doesn’t work (it works fine for AU) issue

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