With the release of Waves V13 plugins, we announce full official Apple Silicon support for host applications that are themselves Apple Silicon-compatible. In addition, we announce full official Apple Silicon support for V13 SoundGrid applications and above.
Waves V14 plugins are fully supported in Apple Silicon processors running the following DAW versions and higher:
Waves plugins load and work in the following DAWs within Apple Rosetta 2:
Waves V13 SoundGrid Applications & Driver and above are fully supported in Apple Silicon processors on macOS 12 and up.
Follow these important steps to install SoundGrid Applications on your Apple Silicon Mac computers.
The following host applications are not supported on Apple Silicon (with or without Rosetta 2):
The installation process for Waves plugins and applications on Apple Silicon computers requires Rosetta, even if the plugin or application you wish to install is supported natively on Apple Silicon.
We will work to provide official Apple Silicon support for more host applications as they become Apple Silicon-compatible. We will update this page with new developments as they are available.