ACME Audio Opticom XLA-3

ACME Audio Opticom XLA-3


LA-2A style Opto Compressor with a hefty attitude.

The tube-powered ACME Opticom XLA-3 is made for powerful optical compression and harmonic coloration. Drive the input. Set the behavior. Level to taste. Done. Or just use Amp Mode to add harmonic color to any signal without even touching the dynamics. The Opticom features 3 compression curves with varying envelope behaviors and distortion.

Supported Formats
AAX AudioSuite, AAX DSP, AAX Native, AU, VST2, VST3
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  • Opto compressor with 3 different compression curves. Results range from clean levelling to dirty smashed sounds.
  • Smooth and seamless ‘LA-2A’ sound with the additional benefits of distortion, Dry/Wet controls and adjustable analog noise.
  • Doubles as an “analog tone box”, adding color and distortion without reducing dynamics in Amp Mode!
  • Accurate metering shows Input Drive, Gain Reduction, and overall Output Level.

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