Category Audio Production / Plug-ins & effects
Version 1.2.5
Format AU
Compatibility NorthPoleMacOS X UB
License Freeware
Price Free
4.5 / 5 , 6 votes
Updated On Sep 6, 2012
Total Downloads 29,980
Mac Downloads 27,774
Category Audio Production / Plug-ins & effects
Version 1.0
Format VST
Compatibility NorthPoleWindows
License Freeware
Price Free
4.5 / 5 , 6 votes
Updated On Aug 5, 2003
Total Downloads 29,980
PC Downloads 2,206

Resonant Filter

NorthPole is a free effects plug in. It adds a fully programmable virtual analog synthesizer filter with resonance, envelope follower and an integrated post-filter digital delay to your audio production environment.

* 24dB/Octave (4 pole)
* variable Cutoff + Resonance
* Lowpass/Bandpass switchable
* Envelope Follower with adjustable sensitivity
* Envelope attack/release times
* Adjustable analog distortion
* Adjustable digital delay after filter with time, mix and feedback
NorthPoleTM requires a pre-installed copy of Apple Logic 8.0 or higher or any other fully AudioUnit compatible software running on an Apple PPC or Intel Mac under MacOS X 10.4. or newer.
Pentium-II/300, Windows95, 98, NT, 2000 or XP with Cubase 3.5 or higher installed, 8MB of free RAM, 10MB free hard disk space
NorthPole NorthPole v 1.2.5 Sep 6, 2012 MacOS X UB
Code cleanup and Mountain Lion testing
Minor UI changes
Prosoniq NorthPole NorthPole v 1.2.4 Jan 13, 2011 MacOS X UB
Added 32/64bit Cocoa native version.
Prosoniq NorthPole v 1.2.3 Nov 14, 2010 MacOS X UB
This fixes a permissions problem and works without crashing on MacOS X 10.5 and 10.6.
adjustable NorthPole v 1.2.2 Nov 10, 2010 MacOS X UB
Ported everything to 10.6 and Xcode 3.2.4. Fixed problem with Carbon/Cocoa overlay. Cleaned up code.
filter NorthPole v 1.2.1 Aug 31, 2009 MacOS X UB
New in 1.12b1 (18-08-2009):
  • Does no longer rely on event loop to trigger screen updates (fixes compatibility problems with Sound Studio 3)

  • Uses Cocoa-over-Carbon window UI approach on hosts that do not support Cocoa UIs

  • New in 1.12b2 (20-08-2009):
  • Fixed problem with Peak 6

  • Fixed missing save/restoreGraphicsState calls

  • New in 1.20 (26-08-2009):
  • Changed UI layout to be compatible with Live 8.05

  • Fixed initialization and Cocoa namespace bugs

  • Added backwards compatibility with Logic 7

  • New in 1.21 (28-08-2009)
  • On Carbon-only hosts clicking the Cocoa window activates the underlying Carbon window as well

  • On Carbon-only hosts using regular (ie. non-floating palette) windows for displaying the plug in user interface, key events are now handled correctly

  • On Carbon-only hosts holding down the "control" key while opening the plug in editor now displays the user interface in a separate window.
  • envelope NorthPole v 1.1.1 Jul 3, 2009 MacOS X UB
    More speed improvements
    NorthPole now supports mono->mono and mono->stereo channel
    resonance NorthPole v 1.1.0 Jun 23, 2009 MacOS X UB
    Speed improvements (approx. 2x faster than previous versions). Enhanced compatibility with MacOS X 10.5.7 and Carbon-only hosts such as Live and DSP Quattro
    delay NorthPole v 1.0.3 Jun 15, 2009 MacOS X UB
    Better support of Carbon hosts
    NorthPole's UI has now been improved to work with a larger variety of Carbon-only hosts, such as DSP Quattro.
    download NorthPole v 1.0.0 Jan 14, 2009 MacOS X UB
    AU version

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    version 1.2.5, MacOS X UB
    version 1.1.1, MacOS X UB
    I've liked this plugin since like 2002 when I first found it. Great that these guys keep updating a free plugin, even when it isn't broken!
    version 2.1, MacOS X PPC
    PLEASE STAY FREEWARE this is a breath of fresh air. You can change anything into something completely different. SAWWEEEEET
    version 1.1.0, MacOS X UB
    J'aime aussi ce plug mais je ne comprends pas pourquoi ce FREEWARE doit se connecter au site de prosoniq?
    Connection to on TCP port 80 (http).
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    version 1.0.0, MacOS X UB
    MERCI Prosoniq il sonne ce plug
    version 2.1, MacOS X PPC
    Je suis fan de ce plug , simplement ......

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