The Lindell ChannelX is more than just a normal channel strip.

It is a virtual collection of 3 amazing Lindell units, the 7X-500 limiter, the PEX-500 EQ and the 6X-500 preamp. They are all contained in one cool virtual 500 frame, which lets you use any or all of these modules, and you may even arrange the order of the plugins freely in the frame!

Start off with the 6X-500 preamp to add a bit of punch and color, then add some tasty vintage 1176-style FET compression with the 7X-500 limiter, and top it off with some Pultec inspired PEX-500 EQ. Nice!

If you own one of the contained plugins already, you can upgrade at a discounted price to this full 500 frame Channel X plugin (including all 3 processors) from your User Account (automated process).

Legal Disclaimer: 1176 is a registered trademark of Universal Audio Inc. The Lindell 7X-500 was developed by Lindell Audio based on its own modeling techniques. Universal Audio has not endorsed nor sponsored the 7X-500 in any manner, nor licensed any intellectual property for use in this product.


  • Features hardware emulations of 3 Lindell Audio 500 modules
  • 7X-500 FET feedback compressor (classic 1176 sound)
  • 6X-500 Analog Preamp
  • PEX-500 Pultec-style EQ
  • Mix control for parallel compression
  • Adjustable stereo link
  • Drag and Drop the modules in the plugin frame as you like!

Customer Reviews

  • Channel X

    by Alfredo
    Good and analog tone, but it is unperfect without a decent mid control... the tone is beautiful and real, but... the mid control is so necessary that I can´t use this plugin on every session, only… Read More
  • 混音

    by 王新
  • Best channelstrip for me!

    by Chiren Music
    I own a lot of channel strips. From Plugin Alliance and UAD. I prefer this one the most. In a really short amount of time, it can ad a lot of life and dimension to the source. Why...? Because it… Read More
  • Surprised

    by Boaz-Chris v.k.
    Pre amp:
    The fact that the output volume dosn't change is nice. Usefulness depends on the source.
    Compression is really nice and smooth, the 3 switches (fast medium and slow) are… Read More
  • CHANNELX instant results

    by Vitalitysound
    All you need is to put this strip in any track and you will instantly have a professional result, I love it!!


Supported Plugin Formats
AAX Native, AU, VST2, VST3

Supported Operating Systems
macOS 10.9 through 10.15
Windows 7 through 10

Intel CPU only (minimum 2 GHz recommended)

x64-compatible CPU

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


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