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The Xhip Effects bundle are simple, general purpose effects designed to be flexible, easy to use and most importantly fun. They are intended to be used in a more plug-and-play, old school, analog or by ear way. Each effect includes only the essential parameters in a format expected from a rack-mount or pedal.
Other effect plug-ins have more specialized designs that attempt to do what some might consider too much. This can overcomplicate their application as simple effects like a stereo delay.
The Xhip Effects provide every parameter via the plug-in interface for parameter automation and do not include presets, menus or other complicated UI features. Rather than a manual, detailed documentation is maintained for each effect which is accessible from the bottom of this page.
See Xhip Effects on KVR. (If you're posting links or news please link to the KVR page for Xhip. If xhip.net is ever down the KVR page will likely remain up.)
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Xhip Limiter (see the documentation for other screenshots.)
Current version: 6.7 (Nov 2017)
MacOS: alpha (see below.)
New features in this release:
- The GUI has been improved and now supports full scaling and some configuration.
- The default GUI scale factor is now 200%.
- A new "Vocal" effect has been added.
- This is a simple phoneme/vowel filter with a table of AEIOU formants.
- It is now possible to disable the GUI.
- The GUI can be disabled (nothing GUI-related is loaded) by renaming the plugin with "nogui" in the file name. For example xhip_reverb_64bit_nogui.dll will load without the GUI.
- Windows Vista (Windows 7 SP1 or greater recommended.)
- An XP-compatible alpha version is available (by request.)
Signal density and phase
Process or generate events