Free Seven Phases Spectrum Analyzer by Max Mikhailov (VST)

Max Mikhailov has announced the Seven Phases Spectrum Analyzer – real-time spectrum analysis VST plugin, is now open source and 64-bit.

The idea behind Seven Phases Spectrum Analyzer is an old-fashioned tool reminiscent of classic hardware analyzers of the earlier centuries.

Unlike most of other analyzers available these days, this plugin is not FFT-based but utilizes a filter-bank algorithms that mould its unique pros and cons.


  • 1/3, 1/4 or 1/6 octave mode (30, 40 or 60 bands respectively)
  • Unrestrictedly resizable (tiny to fullscreen) display window
  • Simultaneous peak, peak-hold and average (RMS) display
  • Entirely adjustable ballistics
  • Customizable colors
  • Supports any sample rate

The “stable” legacy version 1.04 which was released on Jan 26, 2010, is still available for download as 32-bit only. Current 1.06-alpha comes in both 32 and 64-bit versions for Windows operating systems.

More info:

Seven Phases Spectrum Analyzer

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