How to optimize your computer for Nebula products Tip applicable to: Product(s): Nebula3 FREE, Nebula3, Nebula3 Pro, Nebula3 Server. OS(s): Windows, OSX. Plug-in format(s): VST, AU. Plug-in architecture(s): 32 bits, 64 bits.
1. INTRODUCTION Acustica Audio products will require more resources than other similar products in the market. It is important to check and test your computer system before buy and/or use our products. We publish and update minimum and computer requirements, and the list of supported audio/video host every year. Keep in mind several products has a trial or free version in order to test sound quality and resources performance before purchase, but also, we recommend to run a load and consumption test in order to realize the overall computer system performance.
2. CHECK BEFORE BUY - Check minimum computer requirements in FAQ. - Check recommended computer requirements in FAQ. - Check the list of supported audio/video host. - Try Trial/FREE version first. - Run a measure Nebula CPU load and consumption test. Guide here: viewtopic.php?f=39&t=28939.
3. OPTIMIZE YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM Although your computer system is already optimized, we recommend to not use asleep or hibernate features and reboot your computer system before audio/video work.
3.1. Important optimization for Mac/OSX and PC/Windows - Use a user account with administrator privileges. - Run audio/video host with administrator privileges. - Disable any anti-malware or anti-virus. - Disable Enhanced Intel Speed Step or AMD PowerNow! in processor performance setting. - Disable power options and avoid computer to sleep or hibernate. - Check your audio interface and audio/video host buffer settings. - Disable ASIO guard in Steinberg products.