A similar application as the Brainworx bx_stereomaker, but a very different approach with a totally different sound!

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What is the SCHOEPS Mono Upmix plugin good at?

The SCHOEPS Mono Upmix can generate Stereo and even LCR channels from any mono signal and works great on voices in Post Production, synth in music production, as well as bass, guitars, drum room mics, vocals, etc.

It adaptively extracts the diffuse sound in the mono input signal to create an upmix signal. As the diffuse sound should always be reproduced decorrelated on different stereo channels, the up-mixed signal sounds more natural than the original mono track.

The Mono Upmix is often superior to a reverb as it doesn’t add reverb but uses the present diffuse sound.

Furthermore, it’s possible to control the perceived source distance and panning position by generating early reflections.

The Mono Upmix plugin performs great with mono location sound dialogue as well as spot microphones in a music recording.


  • Upmix mono → Stereo and LCR (2ch or 3ch)
  • Control perceived source distance and panning position
  • Boost diffuse the room/reverb portion of the signal
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Audio Examples

Customer Reviews

  • Great Plugin

    by Barry Hufker
    Normally when I record classical music, I use a stereo mic'ing technique. But for a recent concert video I had to mic a flute and guitar duo individually. It was a good sound, but it didn't have the… Read More
  • Unbelievably useable

    by LNVU
    Have used this for about a year now and it just works wonders on almost any mono material. Earlier I used to turn to a slew of plugins for the same effect. Now i just dial in the channel EQ and add… Read More
  • godsend

    by diossyakos
    Very much needed for close miked sources, almost an ambience reverb, but still not that much, waited for something like that for years. Pity , that it behaves so bad in Digital Performer, the DAW… Read More
  • Great plugin

    by Balint
    Extraordinary algorithm that obviously shines in audio post but is fantastic for music production as well. Very realistic in creating subtle spaces for instruments that should stay in the background… Read More
  • Up Stereo

    by Alex Hepting
    Good and fast plugin not just for the bold imaging but for leveling (adds each sound unique space without diving in physical modelling like the use of EQ and reverb). One of the top plugins… Read More


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

Please note that this plugin does not have a VST2 version.

Supported Operating Systems
MacOS 10.14+
Windows 7 through 10

Intel CPU only (minimum 2 GHz recommended)

Intel-compatible CPU with SSE2 instruction set (Pentium 4 compatible or higher; minimum 2 GHz recommended)

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


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Mono Upmix

Schoeps Mono Upmix - Changelog

Version 1.1 (Sep 17, 20201)
• Added smooth bypass
• Fixed osx crash in Plug-in Unit Test From Steinbergs VST3 Plug-in Tests
• Disabled Screen new graphics with hoovering

Version 1.0 (Nov 14, 2018)
- Release version