Universal Audio's UAD Plug-Ins Now Native + 3 New Bundles


Universal Audio's UAD plug-ins have long been considereed some of the best analog emulation plug-ins, modeling the best vintage gear and instruments of all time. Now, UA announce that native versions of their industry-leading UAD analog emulation plug-ins are now available for PC and Mac, no UAD hardware required.

Purchases of these select UAD plug-ins include both an Apollo Realtime & UAD-2 version, which runs accelerated on Apollo interfaces and UAD-2 hardware, and a UAD Native version for Mac and Windows.

If you already own UAD plug-ins, all of your existing plug-ins will still work exactly the same. Plus,if you already own DSP-based plug-ins that are now available natively, you'll will receive the native version of the same plug-in for free.

UA is also unveiling three new UAD plug-in bundles, each tailored to the specific needs of mix engineers, modern musicians, and producers.


UAD Plug-Ins Key Features

  • Own the world's best analog emulation plug-ins of classic gear from API,® Moog,® Studer,® Lexicon,® and more — no UA hardware required
  • Three new UAD plug-in bundles featuring inspiring instruments and world-class creative effects for modern artists and producers
  • Apollo Realtime & UAD-2 versions included, which run accelerated on Apollo interfaces and UAD-2 hardware 
  • Compatible with macOS and Windows

Three New Plug-in Bundles Available:

Creative Edition PluginsCreative Edition Plugins

Creative Edition

$349.00 $999.00

Inspiring instruments and world‑class reverb, delay, and modulation effects for modern artists, producers, and beatmakers.

Mix Edition Studio ToolsMix Edition Studio Tools

Mix Edition

$559.00 $1,599.00

Authentic emulations of classic compressors, channel strips, tape machines, EQs, & more, for pro mixes with analog sound.

Diamond Edition PluginsDiamond Edition Plugins

Diamond Edition

$699.00 $1,999.00

The flagship collection of 28 UAD native plug‑ins and instruments, giving  you the timeless analog sound of iconic gear.