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ChromaVerb is a high-end reverb plug

-in that uses unique modeling to reproduce both natural and otherworldly acoustic spaces. It features 14 different models with tempo-synced parameters, up to 100 seconds of decay, and a colorful visual spectrum that provides meaningful feedback so you can see how reverb complements your tracks.

Step FXAdd rhythmic movement to any track by arranging filters, effects, and independent step sequencers to create and control a wide range of

treatments over time. Eight different effects can be organized in any order to tailor diverse sound-design options to your needs.​

Logic Pro X 10.4 ChromaVerb Vintage EQ and Smart Tempo.This is a brief overview and first look at some of Logic Pro X 10.4 new features. A first look at Smart Tempo, ChromaVerb, Vintage EQ and the new additions to the Direction Mixer. www.masteringinlogic.com

Minimum System Requirements

  • macOS 10.12 or later

  • 4GB of RAM

  • OpenCL-capable graphics card or Intel HD Graphics 3000 or later

  • 256MB of VRAM

  • Logic Pro X requires 6GB of disk space for a minimum installation or up to 63GB of disk space for the full Sound Library installation

  • To use Logic Remote, you need an iPhone 6s, iPad Pro, iPad (5th generation), iPad Air 2, iPad mini 4, or later with iOS 11.


  • 1220 definable key and MIDI commands

  • 90 recallable screens

  • 200-step undo history

  • Full plug-in latency compensation, also for external audio and MIDI gear

  • 1/3840-note resolution for MIDI events


  • Audio file and I/O resolution up to 24-bit/192kHz

  • Maximum project length greater than 6 hours at 96kHz; 13 hours at 44.1kHz

  • High-end dithering algorithms (POW-r, Apogee UV22HR)

  • 64-bit summing engine

Score Editor

  • Up to 16 independent voices per part

  • Over 4000 predefined chord grids

  • Tablature supports up to 16-string instruments with any tuning

Score symbols

  • Notes and rests for various lengths

  • Auto-adapting multi-bar rests

  • Key and time signature symbols

  • Clef signs

  • Slurs and crescendo/decrescendo symbols

  • Various note head types including percussion styles

  • Accents, bowing marks, fermatas, and other symbols that apply to specific notes

  • Phrasing marks

  • Trills and other ornaments, tremolo symbols

  • Sustain pedal markings

  • Bar lines, repeat signs, and Segno and Coda markings

  • Chord symbols

  • Chord grids and tablature symbols

  • Page and line break symbols

  • Support for Bravura font

  • MusicXML import and export

Plug-ins and Sounds


  • 69 effect plug-ins including Pedalboard, which includes 35 stompboxes

  • 23 software instrument plug-ins

  • 9 MIDI plug-ins

  • Custom instrument-tuning system including 97 fixed tuning presets, equal-tempered, custom, and Hermode tuning

  • 18 instrument and effect plug-ins with True Surround support

Sound Library

  • 2894 Patches for Audio, Auxiliary, Software Instrument, and Output tracks

  • 7238 Apple Loops covering a wide range of genres

  • 991 EXS24 Sampler instruments

  • 4161 plug-in settings for 101 plug-ins

  • 38 Ultrabeat electronic drum kits with 950 unique drum sounds

  • 1060 reverb spaces and warped effects for Space Designer

  • 54 groove patterns for Arpeggiator MIDI plug-in


  • Up to 255 audio channel strips

  • Up to 255 software instrument channel strips

  • Up to 255 auxiliary channel strips

  • Up to 256 busses

  • Up to 99 external MIDI tracks

  • 15 inserts for internal or Audio Units effect plug-ins

  • 8 inserts for internal or Audio Units MIDI plug-ins

  • 8 sends per channel strip, pre- or post-fader, or post-pan

  • 32 groups for audio, software instrument, or MIDI channel strips

Control Surface Support

Extensive support via control surface plug-ins

  • Apogee Electronics GiO

  • Apple Logic Remote for iPhone and iPad

  • CM Labs: Motor Mix

  • Custom Recording Light

  • Emagic: Logic Control, XT

  • EuCon protocol support for Euphonix / AVID Artist series control surface systems

  • Frontier Design Group: TranzPort

  • hexler: TouchOSC

  • JL Cooper: CS-32, FaderMaster 4/100, MCS3


  • Mackie: Baby HUI, HUI, Mackie Control, C4, Extender, MCU Pro, MCU XT Pro

  • M-Audio: iControl

  • Novation: all AutoMap-compatible devices

  • Radikal Technologies: SAC-2k, SAC-2.2

  • Roland: SI-24


  • TASCAM: US-2400

  • Yamaha: 01V96, 01X, 02R96, DM1000, DM2000

  • Comprehensive support for any control hardware via MIDI Learn

Additional plug-ins available from third-party manufacturers

  • Frontier Design Group: AlphaTrack

  • Jazzmutant: Dexter


  • M-Audio: Axiom, Axiom Pro, Axiom AIR, Oxygen

  • PreSonus: FaderPort

  • Roland: V-STUDIO 20

  • Smart AV: Smart Console


Support for all standard surround configurations

  • Quadraphonic

  • LCRS

  • 5.1 (ITU)

  • 6.1 (ES/EX)

  • 7.1 (SDDS or 3/4.1)


  • Open projects from Logic 5 or later

  • Open GarageBand songs directly in Logic Pro X

  • Support for Core Audio–compliant MIDI and audio hardware

  • Support for Audio Units effect, instrument, and MIDI plug-ins

  • ReWire support for Propellerhead Reason, Ableton Live, and other compatible applications

  • Import/Export of AAF and XML (Final Cut Pro X) projects

  • Import/Export of MIDI regions as MIDI files, export of MIDI and audio regions as Apple Loops

  • Import/Export music notation to MusicXML

  • Play AIFF, WAV (BWF), CAF, SDII, Apple Lossless, eligible MP3, and AAC (noneligible files will be converted to PCM)

  • Record AIFF, CAF, and WAV (BWF)

  • Bounce to AIFF, WAV (BWF), CAF, MP3, and M4A (Apple Lossless, AAC)

  • Burn any bounced audio directly to CD or DVD-A (PCM audio only)