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FabFilter Pro-Q 3

Dynamic Processor by FabFilter

With FabFilter Pro-Q 3 you get the highest possible sound quality, a very extensive feature set, and a gorgeous, innovative interface with unrivaled ease of use. An equalizer is probably the tool you use most while mixing and mastering, so you need the best of the best.

Our price $145.71 USD

£120.00 GBP


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  • 27 MB
  • macOS 10.13 or higher (Intel or M1 Apple Silicon processor) (64-bit only)
  • Windows 11, 10, 8, 7, or Vista (32 or 64-bit)
  • Introduction to FabFilter Pro-Q 3


  • Pro-Q 3 by FabFilter | Review of Key New Features & Tutorial


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  • Pro-Q 3 by Fabfilter | Update!! External Sidechain Trigger for Dynamic EQ


FabFilter Pro-Q 3: Uncompromising Quality and Workflow Efficiency

Seeking unparalleled sound quality? An equalizer is arguably the most used tool in your mixing and mastering repertoire, thus necessitating the finest available. FabFilter Pro-Q 3 delivers exactly that - supreme sound quality, an extensive and innovative feature set, and a beautifully designed, user-friendly interface, enhancing your productivity and creative flow.

Features for the Demanding Professional

Pro-Q 3 presents all the features a discerning engineer desires: premium quality linear phase operation along with zero latency and the unique Natural Phase modes. Its dynamic EQ is smooth, and it supports per-band mid/side processing and full surround (up to Dolby Atmos 7.1.2). With an intuitive solo feature, optional Auto Gain, and a customizable built-in spectrum analyzer, this software is built for precision and ease of use.

Seamless Sonic Sculpting

FabFilter Pro-Q 3 is expertly designed to help you quickly attain your desired sound. The expansive interactive EQ display lets you craft bands where you need them most, activate dynamic EQ for any band, and edit multiple bands simultaneously. Exclusive features like Spectrum Grab, Full Screen mode, and EQ Match significantly expedite your workflow. Experience the benefits yourself with our free trials!

FabFilter Quality

As always, we've included the usual FabFilter features: impeccably calibrated knobs, interactive MIDI Learn, undo/redo and A/B switch capabilities, Smart Parameter Interpolation for smooth parameter transitions, an extensive help file with interactive help hints, sample-accurate automation, advanced optimization, and much more!

Key Features

  • Superior sound quality
  • Up to 24 EQ bands
  • Optional Dynamic EQ mode for all bands (Bell and Shelf shapes), using any slope setting and analog matching
  • Retina-ready interface with large interactive EQ display
  • Ultra-steep 'Brickwall' slope setting for LP and HP filters
  • Full surround support (up to Dolby Atmos 7.1.2) with intelligent speaker selection
  • External spectrum visualization from any other Pro-Q 3 instance, including collision detection
  • Per-band mid/side or left/right processing
  • Operates in zero latency mode, linear phase mode with adjustable latency, or unique Natural Phase mode
  • Flat Tilt filter shape for entire audible frequency spectrum
  • Spectrum Grab: instantly adjust a peak in the real-time spectrum analyzer
  • Various interface sizes and additional Full Screen mode
  • Filter shapes: Bell, Notch, High/Low Shelf, High/Low Cut, Band Pass, Tilt Shelf, Flat Tilt
  • Universal filter slope support for all filter types, up to 96 dB/oct
  • EQ Match feature to automatically match the spectrum of another Pro-Q 3 instance or an external signal
  • Built-in analyzer with Pre-EQ, Post-EQ, and external spectrum visualization
  • Auto Gain and Gain Scale
  • Optional piano roll display for quantizing EQ frequencies to musical notes
  • Different display ranges for mastering and mixing
  • Intelligent solo mode for identifying problem frequencies
  • Phase Invert option
  • Large output level meter with peak level readout
  • Extreme CPU optimization: Pro-Q 3 uses minimal CPU and memory
  • GPU-powered graphics acceleration
  • Double-click text entry of parameter values
  • Support for stereo, mono, and surround channel layouts (up to Dolby Atmos 7.1.2)
  • Compatibility with common Pro Tools hardware control surfaces
  • MIDI Learn with an option to control the currently active band
  • Undo/redo and A/B comparison
  • Smart Parameter Interpolation
  • Sample-accurate automation of all parameters
  • Comprehensive help file with interactive help hints

System Requirements:

Mac: macOS 10.13 or higher (Intel or M1 Apple Silicon processor) (64-bit only). VST2, VST3, AU, AAX Native supported.

Windows: Windows 11, 10, 8, 7 or Vista (32 or 64-bit). VST2, VST3, AAX Native supported.


All FabFilter plug-ins are available in VST, VST3, Audio Units, AAX Native and AudioSuite formats. FabFilter Pro-Q 3, offering the highest standard in sound quality and a seamless, efficient workflow for your audio production needs. Enjoy the convenience of a user-friendly, feature-rich, and versatile equalizer that stands head and shoulders above the rest.


  • Audio Unit
  • AAX
  • AAX Native
  • VST
  • VST2
  • VST3

System Requirements

  • macOS 10.13 or higher (64-bit only)
    AU or VST 2/3 host or Pro Tools
    Apple Silicon or Intel processor
  • Windows 11, 10, 8, 7 or Vista
    64-bit or 32-bit
    VST 2/3 host or Pro Tools

Delivery & Installation Process

You can download, install and activate this product immediately after placing your order. You will receive the downloadable product, serial number and/or activation and installation instructions with your order confirmation.


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