iZotope's complete mastering system in a single integrated plug-in includes eight essential mastering tools: Maximizer, Equalizer, Multiband Dynamics, Multiband Stereo Imaging, Post Equalizer, Multiband Harmonic Exciter, Reverb, and Dithering. Ozone 5 Advanced adds 6 additional component plug-ins, extended features in every module, and an entire suite of configurable meters.
The process of mastering ranges from correcting mistakes made in the mix to preparing a recording for target listening environments. Like a final coat of polish, mastering makes the difference between a good-sounding mix and a professional-sounding master. With Ozone 5, we've delivered the biggest update ever to our critically-acclaimed software mastering system, making it easier than ever for anyone to master their audio simply and efficiently.
Setting a new industry standard for mastering tools, the all-new Ozone 5 Advanced extends the standard version of Ozone 5 for greater flexibility, precision, and control. Based on feedback and requests gathered from mastering professionals, Ozone 5 Advanced includes exclusive controls and features like the Meter Bridge suite and 6 individual component plug-ins based on Ozone's mastering modules.
Changes in Ozone v5.02 Feature enhancements: Improvements to IRC3: lower distortion on low frequency material. Improvements to IRC3: new “Style” control helps the limiter work with a wider variety of material. Improved spectrogram functionality with better Meter Tap synchronization. Improved EQ behavior when double-clicking for a new node.
Other changes and fixes: Improved keyboard support Fixed issues with loading EQ snapshots in multiple instances in a session. Fixed crashes in Steinberg Wavelab. Fixed UI issue in OS X with Steinberg Wavelab 7.2. Fixed delay compensation issue for sampling rates above 48kHz. Fixed issues using crossover Learn feature inside shared crossover network. Improved Spectrogram behavior when hiding a spectrogram stream.