It is really difficult to decide which one to buy between dbx X and dbx XT, I have done lots of research on the forum: Some people said. 0% Financing, ✅ FREE Shipping, and ✅ FREE Warranty for your dbx X! In the world of compressor/limiters, the X is one of the standard – and with good . Description. The X is probably the best-known of the classic dbx compressors. The original was a half-width 2U box and the X was the first of the.

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There are two versions X: I just purchase in the euros. I have been using this limiter off and on for bout 7 years now, im not sure when it was created probably way before I started using it but comparing it to any software limiters is a mistake.

The sound of the unit is not what I want in a compressor for all things. I have tried this on Live Sound and snare is the rbx common use for it or in a guitar rig it is great.

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By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. Request a new review. I have seen a lot dvx them in guitar racks for some time. I like the Blue Tube better for the studio personally. A super mono compressor, stupid: For the price it is a bit high for my liking and I would not get this unit for the studio but that is my opinion and I am sure that there are many studios that use them in-house for vocals and other instruments but for me it is way to compressed sounding even on a light ratio and with not much input gain it can be heard.


It compresses as you want possibly a lot! For this money I would shop around for a studio compressor.

This unit is a high quality piece of gear and should not be over looked especially if you need a great limiter. One of my friends told me that ingestion front of people “known” Veronique Sanson and others used it on each slice 1160x the table, but also on their table every ride!!

It can be seen as a good or not according to what you want, but in my opinion, color the sound is not a compressor Over a button-easy for a more gradual compression, and a bypass, a truth, which directly connects the input vbx to output jack.

What I like least: Live, it’s happiness can not hope to find a compressor that adjusts so quickly and that sounds 1160x the 160s. The hardest hitting instruments. Purchased on ebay usa, from a vendor that I know. It is good for drums and guitars, but lacks the full quality I would look for in a vocal compressor. On bass and percussion. He mixed all of his guitars in a stereo bus dedicated to this pair of compressors.

I have seen many young producers use this compressor and use it the wrong way. It is true that we hear a clear improvement when going through something. Value for money monstrous sbx between and Euros Subscribe to our free newsletter Subscribe.

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When I have tried it in the studio it really does not sound like some of my compressors that cost about the same. I will come to an edit if necessary later! Cookies help us improve performance, enhance user experience and deliver our services.

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I own or have owned a few compressors: DBX has a very distinct and so you have to be very careful as to how much to use.

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I want to buy many more! This machine gives an impression of “his own”. There are other hardware compressors that attract me much, but they are so much more expensive The sound comes off fairly well with the Bass Drum which itself goes into a via a bus the tablewhich is exactly what I was looking Sort by most recent most useful.

It then has a buttons for bypass and to change the display of the metering. I also use it on kick or room mics.

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A function that is often overlooked: There are other very real compressors, much more expensive as the or the dbxLA2A The output gain is monstrous: The metering is smartly made and the bright LEDs help you to see dbz where you level is at.

SOUND QUALITY The compression effect is very well “calibrated” I’ll try to pass bass drums and snare to see what it looks but I’m pretty confident in the outcome Both bassists who have used it in the studio were both thrilled, one playing rock vintage, the other Hard, each with a different setting, were able to make their own sound Log in Become a member. Anyway, it’s very simple.