Good cheap or free audio test S/W for Mac?

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  1. SVChucko

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    I'm doing some power amp testing - BIG amps, over a kilowatt per channel, for my live music projects - and I'm finding Room EQ Wizard to be barely adequate. REW is really more aimed at speaker characterization. I've got a Focusrite Saffire for analog I/O and a MacBook Pro. What are some alternative S/W packages that won't break the bank? Thanks.
     
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    What are you looking to do with a sw package? I run about 400 per and have used a few EQ plugins if that is what you are seeking.

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    Looking to do some basic characterization - small signal and full power BW, distortion, noise, max power, how it holds up to low impedance loads, etc.
     
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    Oh yeah, I've got a couple of Firewire interfaces that are good to 24/96, so it's not just the headphone and mic jacks for converters.
     
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    AudioTester seems like what you are looking for, its 39 euros iirc, not too bad and won't break the bank.
     
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