Compressor

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Download from our high-quality collection of free compressor plugins. You will find free compressor plugins for Windows, MacOS, and Linux operating systems. Virtual Studio Technology (VST) plugins are pieces of software that are designed to work within a digital audio workstation (DAW). Compress plugins are a type of VST plugin called VST effects plugins. VST effects plugins help you change your sounds in new and different ways.

What are Compressor plugins?
Compressor VSTs are used to reduce the range between the softest and loudest sounds. This is referred to as reducing the dynamic range. Compressors are needed in your tracks as they help maintain an average level of loudness and control the maximum peaks in your audio.
For a more in depth tutorial on what a compressor plugin is and how it functions, you can check out our tutorial.

OTT
By Xfer Records

OTT is a multiband compressor plugin that uses both upwards and downwards compression. This creates a more upfront and aggressive sound.

   
Plugin Alliance Welcome Bundle
By Plugin Alliance

You will be in analog heaven with this incredibly high quality bundle of plugins. You will find a Shadow Hills mastering compressor, Focusrite channel...

   
iZotope Neutron Elements
By iZotope

Neutron Elements is a smart multi processor VST that features iZotopes industry leading Track Assistant and EQ Learn. Included are the following high...

   
ToneBoosters Legacy Audio Plugins

Created by: ToneBoosters Info: All I have to say is wow!  ToneBoosters have released all of their legacy plugins for FREE! You don't have to...

   
TheExpressor

Created by: TheZhe Info: We all know it... We all know the OTT effect which has been used relentlessly throughout electronic music over the last 7...

   
CHANNEV by Analog Obsession (Free Channel-strip VST Plugin)

  Created by: Analog Obsession Info: Ultimate channel-strip with Mic Preamp, De-Esser, Line-Amp, 4 band equalizer, Compressor, Limiter and Ta...

   
Druid Bass X2

  Created by: AGL VST Customs Info: DRUID BASS X2 it is a VST3 format plugin guitar multi-effect for Windows 64bits.. Combines five esse...

 
dBComp by Analog Obsession (Free Compressor / Limiter VST Plugin)

  Created by: Analog Obsession Info: Great drum compressor/limiter for studio and live use! Also, use with acoustic/electric guitar and bass...

   
GlowComp by SNFK Music (Free Compressor Plugin)

  Created by: SNFK Music Features: GlowComp is a versatile stereo buss compressor designed for processing a large variety of instruments. It...

   
Fircomp by Jon V Audio (Free Compressor Plugin)

  Created by: Jon V Audio Features: Ultra clean peak compressor/limiter with punchy attack, musical release, and optional lookahead smoothing...

   
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SN01-G by Sender Spike (Free VCA Bus Compressor Plugin)

  Created by: Sender Spike Features: - hreshold from +20dB to -20dB (zero mark is at -20dBFS)- ratio from 1:1 (no compression) to infinity (b...

 
SpeComp by Analog Obsession (Free Spectral Analog Compressor Plugin)

  Created by: Analog Obsession Features: SPECOMP will compress overall signal and naive frequencies up to its magical circuit and tame whole...

   
StupidCompressor by SNFK Music (Free Dynamic Range Compressor VST/AU Plugin)

  Created by: SNFK Music Features: Incredibly Light-WeightStupidCompressor was designed with CPU and memory management in mind. The sound eng...

   
PajSoil EiS by Pajczur (Free Compressor Plugin)

  Created by: Pajczur Features: PajSoil EiS is the light version of pajSoil “unrestricted compressor”. Although it is light it st...

   
Leveling Tool by AdHd Audio Tools (Free Opto-Compressor / LA-2A style Plugin)

  Created by: AdHd Audio Tools Features: AdHd Leveling Tool is a Tube Leveling Amplifier inspired by the legends and carefully crafted to mee...

   
Compressor AC1 by Audiocation (Free Analog Distortion Compressor VST Plugin)

  Created by: Audiocation Features: In addition to extremely fast control times (attack time 10 µs - 500 ms, release 50 µs - 2 s)...

 
BritBundle by Analog Obsession (Free Guitar Effects Bundle)

  Created by: Analog Obsession Features: Here is BritBundle!BritChannel, Britpressor, and new BritPre. While I updated BritChannel and Britp...

   
Big Apple v2.1 by HASound (Free Dynamic Range Compressor)

  Created by: HASound   Features: The Big Apple plugin is a feed-forward dynamic range compressor based on the ideal VCA mathematical m...

 
Uraleq (FREE Multiband Compressor) by Flandersh

  Created by: Flandersh Features: Uraleq for VST3 (64-bit) is an advanced multiband processor with flexible parameters and comprehensive Mid/...

 
Diablo Lite by Cymatics

Created by: Cymatics Features: The main purpose of DIABLO Lite is to enhance your drums and 808’s so they hit harder and cut through your mix...

   
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Britpressor by Analog Obsession

  Created by: Analog Obsession Features: Britpressor: Vintage Solid-State Compressor/Limiter with multiband-sidechain.- COMPRESSOR THRESHOLD:...

   
TDR Molotok by Tokyo Dawn Records

  Created by: Tokyo Dawn Records Features: Molotok, a simplified version of TDR Molot GE, is a musically characterful dynamics processor. Mea...

   
KOMPLETE START 13 by Native Instruments

  Created by: Native Instruments Features: 7 SYNTHESIZERS TRK-01 BASS and MIKRO PRISM are individual instruments, the other synths load via...

   
MHORSE P3 mkII

MHORSE P3 mkIIMHORSE P3 is aparallel mastering processor. Full Bypass. EQ Bypass. In/Output -3dB option. 3 parallel parametric (serial) equalizers. 6...

 
SimpleSide

SimpleSideSimpleSide is a simplifiedvolume curve LFOutility.SimpleSide uses a curve to change volume over a temp-synced period. Think of it like a dra...

   
Bass Comp EQ

Bass Comp EQBass Comp EQ is abass stripfeaturing a compressor and an equalizer.

 
Courvoisier

CourvoisierCourvoisier is asingle-band universal dynamics processorwith adaptive attack and release algorithms optimized for complex program material...

 
CompEQ

CompEQCompEQ is asmooth compressor and equalizer.Compressor: InputGain, Attack, Release, Ratio, Threshold and OutputGain controls Input/output/reducti...

 
Broadcast

BroadcastBroadcast is amulti-band dynamicsprocessor.It is combined with a sub-band stereo width processing. Automatic gain control. Gate. Compressor....

 
After

AfterAfter is amastering processor. Bypass. Clarity effect. Newyork compressor. Punch & Body eq. 40K Aero enhancer. Monoizer. Output Gain.Website:...

 
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