Product Literature
MIO Console Downloads

Software Updaters
The following files are updaters only, and rely on having a licensed install on your machine. If you are a registered user and need an up-to-date installer for your product, please contact Metric Halo Support for assistance.

Download your free update to licensed OS X software from the table below:

Product Version Min OS UB 64-bit Size Download File
SpectraFoo Complete 4.2.3 10.4.11 9 MB Download
Signal Generator Presets for SpectraFoo Complete 18.2 KB Download
SpectraFoo Standard 4.2.3 10.4.11 9 MB Download
ChannelStrip MAS 2.2.01 10.3.9 1.4 MB Download
ChannelStrip VST 2.2.01 10.3.9 1.5 MB Download
ChannelStrip AU 2.2.02 10.3.9 2.5 MB Download
ChannelStrip GB 2.2.02 10.3.9 2.7 MB Download
Pro Tools Products Version Min OS UB 64-bit Size Download File
ChannelStrip TDM (includes RTAS) 2.2.01 10.3 2.1 MB Download
ChannelStrip RTAS 2.2.01 10.3 2.0 MB Download
Mobile I/O Software Version Min OS UB 64-bit Size Download File
MIO v.5.4 Package 5.4.01 10.4.11 27 MB Download
Archive of older MIO Console installers 1.4-5.3 Archive

Products with '•' in the UB column are Universal Binaries and run Native on both PPC and Intel Macs.

All products are Snow Leopard (10.6) compatible and Intel native on both the 32-bit and 64-bit kernels.

All Pro Tools products are compatible with Pro Tools 6, 7 & 8.

OS 9 → OS X Upgrades:
To purchase a paid upgrade for your Metric Halo software please visit our secure online store.

Software Demos


The Ultimate Signal Processing Plugin
ChannelStrip is the recognized leader in console-style channel processing for Mac based digital audio workstations. ChannelStrip lets DAW users work as efficiently and interactively as they would with a dedicated, world-class mixing console. With ChannelStrip you get an unparalleled EQ, Gate, and Compressor, all in one easy to use interface.

Use the included presets to compress your drums, EQ your vocals, get your sessions ready for mastering and much more. ChannelStrip is the critical mixing tool for thousands of top engineers and producers world-wide.

Supported Formats:

Supported OS:
Mac OS 10.3.9, 10.4.x, 10.5.x

World Class Signal Metering and Analysis
SpectraFoo is a collection of award-winning, high resolution metering tools that provide all of the metering and analysis tools today's digital projects demand. For live sound engineers, studio mix or mastering engineers, system techs or musicians, you need the power that Foo provides.

The SpectraFoo line includes standards-based level metering, high-speed/high-resolution spectral analysis, the unique Phase Torch, correlation metering, power balancing and a variety of power, envelope and spectral histories and phase analysis. The SpectraFoo range is absolutely essential for broadcast production and critical mixing & mastering.

Supported Formats:

Supported OS:
Mac OS 10.3.9, 10.4.2-10.4.7, 10.5.x

Automated download of software demos are available here:

Demo Central Station

Please test each demo thoroughly to ensure compatibility with your system. If you encounter problems, please check with the Known Issues section of the Support page before contacting Tech Support.