Universal Audio has introduced Windows support for UAD Spark, UA's native plug-in subscription. With this update, select UAD plug-ins now run natively on Windows 10 and 11 PCs as well as Macs.
Bill Putnam Jr., UA's founder and CEO, told us, "We launched the UAD Spark plug-in subscription earlier this year, bringing the authentic and inspiring sounds of classic studio and music gear to creators, with or without UA hardware.Today, we're thrilled to be able to extend that vision and bring professional UA sound to our Windows community as well."
Here's more details direct from UA...
The UAD Spark plug-in subscription is an expanding collection of UAD plug-ins and instruments, including some of UA's best titles from Neve,® Moog,® API,® Lexicon,® Studer,® UA, and more. Now available for Windows PCs and Mac, UAD Spark plug-ins run natively "no UA hardware required" in all major DAWs that support VST3, AAX, and AU formats.
The UAD Spark subscription is available for $19.99/month ($149.99/year) with a 14-day free trial. Volt USB audio interface owners receive an extended 30-day free trial, and owners of perpetual UAD plug-in licenses receive corresponding native UAD Spark plug-ins for free.
UAD Spark for Windows - Key Features
- Now runs natively on both Mac and Windows 10 and 11; no UA hardware required
- An ever-expanding collection of UAD plug-ins and instruments from Neve, Moog, API, Studer, Teletronix, UA, and more
- Runs in all major DAWs that support, VST3, AAX, AU formats
- Owners of perpetual UAD plug-in licenses receive corresponding native UADx plug-ins for free
- 14-day free trial, Volt USB Audio Interface owners receive 30 days free.
Included UAD Spark Subscription Plug-Ins
Reverbs, Delay & Modulation:
Lexicon 224 Digital Reverb
Studio D Chorus
Galaxy Tape Echo
Pure Plate Reverb
Preamps, EQ & Tape
Neve 1073 Preamp & EQ Channel Strip
API Vision Channel Strip
Studer A800 Tape Recorder
Galaxy Tape Echo
Pultec Passive EQ Collection
Hitsville EQ Collecton
API 2500 Bus Compressor
UA 1176 Classic Limiter Collection
Teletronix LA-2A Leveler Collection
Opal Morphing Synthesizer
Waterfall B3 Organ
Ravel Grand Piano
Pricing and Availability:
UAD Spark Plug-In Subscription - $19.99/month
White iLoud monitors and a new modelling guitar pedal
CV controlled mixing console and some distinctly dirty effects
Analogue, digital and DSP voices
Big Nektarine update too
Flagship Wavetable synthesizer
Wait is this like a Memorymoog?