Overview

This plugin is included in our MEGA Bundle Subscription and the Brainworx Brand Bundle at no extra cost!

Welcome Solid State Logic to the Plugin Alliance!

The legendary sound of the Solid State Logic 4000 series consoles brought to you by Brainworx. With the power of TMT (Tolerance Modeling, US Patent No. 10,725,727) this officially licensed SSL plugin allows you to mix with 72 slightly different, analog channel console - in your DAW! Harness the power of the most famous British console ever produced.  

These console emulations were created using the original schematics and in close collaboration with the SSL team. Brainworx have also added powerful plugin only features such as THD, a compressor mix parameter and V-Gain for authentic control of the analog signal path.

The new 4000 E/G Series plugins have been taken to the next level by SSL & BX engineers together:

  • Revisited Component Modeling with assistance of SSL engineers
  • Created using the original Solid State Logic 4000 E/G schematics
  • Completely overhauled EQ, Dynamics and Filter sections
  • New Brainworx features added: THD ALL & V-GAIN ALL
If you own bx_console SSL 4000 G you can buy bx_console SSL 4000 E or bx_console N for just $99 each! Just make sure you are logged in and you will see the $99 price for these products.

Features

  • 72 different (!) TMT Channels in one plugin, just like a real console
  • 4000 E and G dynamics on board (switchable)
  • Global parameters that affect all channels, like RANDOM ALL, THD ALL
  • The only CONSOLE emulation, everything else is just a channel strip.
  • Featuring TMT (Tolerance Modeling, US Patent No. 10,725,727)

Audio Examples

Industry Reviews

  • Richard Chycki

    Richard Chycki

    Mixer/Engineer (Rush, Dream Theater, Skillet, Aerosmith)

    The Brainworx SSL models perfectly frame the beauty of imperfection found in analog consoles.

Customer Reviews

  • bx_console SSL 4000 G

    ★★★★★
    by Licorne Rouge
    Incredible !!! Awesome !!! This is the Color I was looking for ! The #1 tool for my "in the box" mixes and even I think I will use this as well as a major tool for my Digital to Analog Mixes on… Read More
  • Wonderful!!!

    ★★★★★
    by DuOne
    If you need something for GLUE YOUR MIX TOGETHER you're on right page. Just put this plugin on whole mix in your DAW or mix it with other emulations and you start going crazy from this plugins!!! If… Read More
  • Superb

    ★★★★★
    by fash40
    I’ve never used SSL consoles so can’t give you a comparison but if you need a damn good channel strip and don’t want to buy into Waves ‘update’ system, get this. Sounds lovely and very… Read More
  • INSANE GOOD

    ★★★★★
    by oberholz_music_berlin
    No matter what, these are extremely creative EQs. The orange knob EQ on Acoustics is sweet. Sounds nice when boosting 8-10 db @ 8 kHz. Ads a glassy top end sheen, which I never heard in other G-SSL… Read More
  • Great Plugin

    ★★★★★
    by José Roberto
    A very good Plugin it really changes the sound in an impressive way, A fantastic product.

Specification

Supported Plugin Formats
AAX DSP, AAX Native, AU, AAX AudioSuite, VST2, VST3

Supported Operating Systems
macOS 10.9 through 11.0.1
Windows 7 through 10

Mac
Intel CPU only (minimum 2 GHz recommended)

PC
x64-compatible CPU

System Requirements
Display resolution: 1440 × 900px or 1280 × 960px or higher
Memory: 2 GB RAM

Downloads

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ChangeLog

bx_console SSL 4000 G

Brainworx bx_console SSL 4000 G - Changelog

Version 1.4 (May 27, 2020)
- General: Qualified for use with the Windows 10 May 2020 Update
- General: VST3: Fixed potential hangs in a DAW upon loading
- General: Fixed logical issues in undo / redo behavior
- General: Fixed UI resizing issues in Ableton Live on Windows
- General: Fixed audio processing initialization issues on amp and delay products
- Fixed possible compression misbehavior at 192k sample rate
- Improved metering behavior

Version 1.3 (Nov 06, 2019)
- General: Qualified for use with macOS 10.15 Catalina
- General: Qualified for use with Windows 10 November 2019 Update
- General: Fixed plugin validation in Logic under macOS Catalina
- General: Fixed preset name restore in Logic when reopening a session
- General: Fixed opening authorization dialog triggering automation
- General: Improved instantiation times for plugins
- General: Improved license functionality and branding for subscription
- General: Removed 32-bit support on macOS and Windows
- Added scalable UI feature

Version 1.2 (Jul 10, 2019)
- Added meter calibration functionality
- General: macOS 10.14.5 Update compatibility
- General: Windows 10 1903 Update compatibility
- General: Fixed activation issue in Windows hosts set to non-English language (e.g. Cakewalk)
- General: AU: Fixed issue with increased CPU and memory on reopening UI
- General: VST3: Fixed issue with adapting to host knob mode, and now prioritizing linear
- General: VST3: Fixed issue with VST3 preset permissions
- General: VST3: Improved synchronization between parameter states and some UI functions, e.g. toolbar reset

Version 1.1 (Nov 16, 2018)
- General: macOS Mojave compatibility
- General: Windows October 2018 update compatibility
- General: adding Windows High DPI support for VST2/3 plugins
- General: Fixed potential crashes in Cubase and other VST2 / VST3 DAWs
- General: Fixed potential CPU spikes and audio dropouts
- General: Fixed rendering in Pro Tools on the start of a session
- General: Fixed missing presets in Wavelab and other VST3 DAWs
- General: Improving keyboard control, fixing issues with catched keys preventing it from passing through to DAW
- General: Fixed parallel use of host sessions (e.g. with Live)
- Fixed THD ALL & V Gain ALL resets all Console THD ALL & V Gain ALL settings to default when loading
- Fixed Solo title remains in Mono version
- Fixed CPU spikes and UI animation issues during automation
- Fixed compressor mix knob at zero produces audible digital clicks

Version 1.0 (Jul 9, 2018)
- Release version