Interactive Distortion Plugin
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- Interactive Distortion FX Plugin
- Advanced Distortion
- Modulation, Effects, & Macros
- Our Favorite Presets
Interactive Distortion Plugin
THERMAL makes it easy to experiment and dial in new distortion sounds. A user-friendly experience is key to controlling the deeply powerful, multi-stage engine.
More Than Distortion
Far beyond traditional multi-band distortion, THERMAL ignites creativity with limitless features like band split, which activates crossover filters for deeper frequency control.
Yes, You Can Distort That
Depending on the sound source, THERMAL intuitively guides you to the presets that really make it pop.
Eye-Popping XY Control
Effortlessly blend multiple distortion parameters with THERMAL’s circular XY macro, meticulously layered and totally customizeable. Not to mention, it looks pretty cool.
Never Break a Sweat
Less CPU usage gives you all the more reason to pour that hot sauce all over ARCADE, or any OUTPUT instrument, for maximum flavor.
Don't just take our word for it
“Finally, it’s the software distortion we’ve been waiting for. Thermal is distortion as actual sound design tool. Psycho killer, c’est précis.”
“THERMAL is a powerful plugin that sculpts sounds with precision. Whether a sound needs subtle coloration or transformative destruction, THERMAL can make it happen.”
“THERMAL is the sort of inspiring sound-mangler you'll find yourself turning to whenever you need to overcome a creative roadblock.”
“THERMAL instantly felt familiar, and it's amazing how well it can tighten and bring out the nuances in your sounds.”
- 250+ presets for instant playability
- A circular XY Control linked to distortion parameters
- Multi-stage distortion and effects processing
- Mid-Side and time-based width
- 15+ custom distortion types
- 9 built-in FX with an additional master compressor and filter
- Value readout panel for better understanding of controls
- Favoriting feature in Presets menu
- Built-in Tool Tips on Advanced page
- New for v1.2.0: Native Apple Silicon Compatibility for M1, M2 and beyond
- Mac: Mac OS X 10.14 → macOS 13 Ventura
- Apple Silicon M1 or better, Intel Core i5 or better
- PC: Windows 10, Windows 11
- Intel Core i5 and AMD equivalent or better
- 8GB RAM required, 16GB RAM recommended
- 64-bit DAW compatible with AAX, AU, VST, and VST3 plugin-types
- Internet connection for download and product activation
- Installation Space Required – Mac: 430MB, PC: 185MB
Compatible with popular DAWs on Mac or PC that accept 64-bit AAX, AU, VST and VST3 plugin-types, including:
- FL Studio
- Ableton Live
- Pro Tools
- Logic Pro
- Studio One
…And many more.
Download the product manual for THERMAL here.
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