U-he Presswerk Compressor Plug-in



Tech Specs (MAC & Windows)

  • Software Type:Music Software
  • Platform:, MAC & Windows
  • Upgrade/Full Version:Full Unlocked
  • Download/Boxed:Download
  • License Type:Lifetime Activation
  • Format:  VST3,VST,VST2 AU, Standalone
  • Hardware Requirements – PC:Intel / AMD Multi-core CPU, 4GB RAM minimum
  • OS Requirements – OSX :10.9 or later

Versatile, Musical Dynamics Plug-in

Imagine what you could do with a dynamics processing plug-in that combines the warmth of vintage hardware compressors with the power and convenience only possible in the digital domain. Sweetwater has just such a plug-in: u-he Presswerk. With its sleek, intuitive interface and robust feature set, Presswerk gives you the hands-on control to shape your sound any way you hear it. Presswerk offers sidechaining, adjustable compression curves and envelopes, soft clipping, M/S mode, Dual Phase Rotator, variable saturation, parallel compression, and more. Instantiate u-he Presswerk, and brace yourself for loud, punchy, great-sounding tracks that leap right out of the speakers.



u-he Presswerk Dynamics Plug-in Features:

  • Sidechaining – for ducking, keying, and pumping techniques
  • Adjustable compression curve and envelope:
    • Soft knee, variable compression ratio, attack and release controls, and more
  • Soft clipping – tame peaks, avoid distortion, and make your tracks sound louder
  • 6 custom views for optimized workflow:
    • Drum Compressor
    • Vocal Compressor
    • M/S Program Compressor
    • Easy Compressor
    • Bus Compressor
    • Limiter
  • M/S mode – flexible stereo signal processing
  • Dual Phase Rotator smears phase, increasing headroom and punching up low end
  • Saturation adds color and character, from subtle warmth to full-on overdrive
  • Mix controls for parallel compression, blending compressed and uncompressed signals
  • Variable detection topologies:
    • FF (feed-forward) precise, modern, surgical tracking
    • FB (feedback) loose, musical-sounding, and forgiving like classic hardware
    • INT (interactive): continuously analyzes signal, optimally blending FF and FB
  • Adjust and store global preferences
  • MIDI-learn controls

Control your dynamics with u-he Presswerk!


Operating System

MAC OS, Windows OS