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Mackie Master Fader 5.1 has been released!

To All Mackie DL-Series Customers:

Kindly read this release notes if you are using Mackie Master Fader, and use the MacOS or Windows link near the bottom of this Article to download the respective Installer for your computer.

Today we are officially releasing Master Fader 5.1. We know the long delays, the changing timelines and the lack of updates were frustrating – and we truly apologize.

While there was a myriad of things contributing to the delays, please know our goal was to ensure a stable, reliable release. We learned a lot from this release and please know that any and all feedback that has, and will be given, is heard and is important to us.

We also want to send a massive thank you to all of you who helped out during the public beta. You are incredibly valuable to us and our software engineering team.

Thank you for sticking with us.

What’s New with Master Fader 5.1

  • Support for DL806, DL1608, and DL32R
    • All-new effects engine
    • DL32R – total effects processors increased to 4
    • All the new features introduced with 5.0
  • Now available on macOS and Windows
  • Show import/export
  • Performance improvements
  • Master Fader on Android is now 64-Bit

For full release notes, go to

Master Fader 5.1 is a separate app from 4.6.2. To download on your device, use the links below.

App Store (iOS)
Google Play (Android)

Note: Do not upgrade to Master Fader 5.1 when using a DL32R + DC16 / AXIS System. Please continue using v4.6.2. There are currently no plans for DC16 support in v5.0.

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