Friday, 15 December 2017

"STA Claus" comes to town thanks to Audified’s feel-good festive promo pricing on STA Effects processing plug-in bundle

Audio software and hardware effects developer Audified is proud to announce a festive feel-good pricing promotion on its critically-acclaimed STA Effects — an already affordable summing tube processing plug-in bundle based around its proprietary STA (Summing Tube Amplifier) technology from which it takes its name — equating to an attractive 62% discount running from December 15.
 ‘STA Claus’ is, indeed, coming to town, lighting up the festive studio season with warming tube-driven sounds at a heart-warming discounted price of only $49.00 USD — unmissable as a 62% saving over its MSRP of $129.00 USD! Technically, the namesake STA technology that the STA Effects bundle of summing tube processing plug-ins benefit from features two signal paths — one processed by modulation or spectral change, the other remaining unprocessed. Ultimately, those two signals are mixed via vacuum tube circuitry models, making more ordinary-sounding effects like flanging or phasing sound exceptionally extraordinary with warming audio attributes like no other!
On that very note, all six STA Effects plug-ins — including the self-explanatory STA Chorus, STA Delay, STA Enhancer, STA Flanger, STA Phaser, and STA Preamp — perform pleasingly to the ear, enabling a beautiful balance of flexibility and familiarity for discerning DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) users, thanks to several superb-sounding saturation characteristics available at a painless press of an associated virtual button: P (Presence — higher amount of mid-high frequencies to better cut through the mix), V (Vintage — smoother highs and more even harmonics), B (Brown — an almost flat frequency response with only light high-frequency rolloff and attractive higher harmonic punch), W (White — higher amount of higher frequencies with balanced ratio between the even and odd harmonics), and L (LoFi — less low and high frequencies).

 STA Effects can be seen and heard in an informative introductory video

Fortunately, Audified’s attractive pricing promotion makes STA Effects an even more merry purchasing proposition for festive music-making. Merrier still, anyone about to purchase Audified’s acclaimed MixChecker, U73b Compressor, U78 Saturator, or RZ062 Equalizer plug-ins — perhaps the self-explanatory Studio Bundle or Live Guitar and Bass Bundle, even? — should seriously think about doing so sooner rather than later since all such purchases come complete with STA Ehancer (also included in STA Effects) for free during the aforesaid attractive pricing promotion. What better way to see in the New Year, then, than with some seriously-discounted new audio effects!

All six STA Effects are available to purchase as a bundle — running as AAX, VST3, and VST2 plug-ins on Mac (OS X 10.9 - 10.13) and PC (Windows 7 - 10) and AU on Mac — at a seriously-discounted ‘STA Claus’ promo price of $49.00 USD from December 15, 2017 through to January 1, 2018 (returning to its MSRP of $129.00 USD thereafter) from Audified’s online shop here:

STA Effects is directly downloadable (alongside a demo version) from Audified here:
About Audified (
Audified is the premier brand of privately-owned Boskovice-based DISK Multimedia, s.r.o. in the Czech Republic, created to develop specialised audio applications, as well as handling the company’s high-end hardware product portfolio. Pioneering the development of audio applications for live (realtime) performance, as well as developing the first audio effects plug-ins for Apple’s Mac OS X, the company created some of the first plug-ins for Power|Core, TC Electronic’s hardware-accelerated DSP platform, prompting the Danish developer’s then-PR Manager Thomas Valter to comment, “Our two companies have been working closely together on various projects, and we are very satisfied with the products that have been a result of our cooperation.” Consequently, the company returned to its host application and audio effects developmental roots in 2007 by branding itself with the Audiffex appellation to resourcefully reflect that directional change with an award-winning array of innovations, including MixChecker — a must-have mixing assistant plug-in that transforms studio monitors into classic reference monitors or one of several consumer devices to instantly improve mixes. Moreover, Audified is not just a for-profit business, however; its parental company clearly cares about the future of audio software/hardware development, developing partnerships with both Janacek Academy of Music and Performing Arts (JAMU) in Brno, Czech Republic — realising a research project to bring modern audio engineering technologies to music education, and also Brno University of Technology, one of the Czech Republic’s leading research and teaching institutions — working with the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Communication Technologies on scientific projects. Participating in organising entry exams and teaching at these highly-respected higher education establishments has helped establish the first specialised studies of audio engineering in the Czech Republic. In keeping with spreading the (audio engineering) word, Audified has helpfully seen fit to recently release a range of free plug-ins, available from here: 

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