Aphex Aural Exciter & Big Bottom Pro Bundle
For Pro Tools TDM Systems

System Compatibility

  • The Aphex Aural Exciter and Big Bottom Pro Bundle plug-ins will work on systems with Pro Tools TDM 6.0 and higher installed on Mac OS X and Windows XP
  • Aphex download at the bottom of this page for Mac OS 9


  • Download the correct plug-in for your operating system
  • Each download is a self-contained installer


The Aphex Aural Exciter and Big Bottom Pro Bundle plug-ins require an iLok authorization, and the current iLok Drivers. The iLok drivers are installed by the Pro Tools installers. For updates, visit the PACE website to Download the latest iLok Drivers.

Digidesign iLok Information:


Upgrades for the original registered owners of either of these plug-ins with floppy authorized versions that are also registered for Pro Tools TDM 6.0 or higher qualify for a free upgrade to the iLok authorized bundle at no charge. Contact Digidesign Customer Service Administration with your iLok User ID. Used plug-in registration cannot be transferred.

Tools|24 MIX owners with Pro Tools 5.x on Mac OS 9 with either of these plug-ins registered with Digidesign can update to the Aphex bundle which includes both plug-ins for $95 (USD) through Digidesign Customer Service at the local Digidesign Office where your Aphex plug-in is registered.

Owners of Aphex Aural Exciter or Aphex Big Bottom Pro that purchased either of these plug-ins from Aphex prior to Digidesign distribution of these products that want to upgrade should contact Aphex directly at (818) 767-2929 or via contact information at www.aphex.com

If you do not own either of these plug-ins, see your Authorized Digidesign Dealer or the online DigiStore to purchase the Aphex bundle. Aural Exciter and Big Bottom Pro are only available as a bundle, not sold separately.

Download Aphex Aural Exciter and Big Bottom Pro Bundle

For more information on the Aphex Aural Exciter and Big Bottom Pro Bundle and to download the latest version for Mac OS X or Windows XP, please visit the following section of the website:

Pro Tools|HD Systems on Mac OS X & Windows XP

Pro Tools|24 MIX systems for Mac OS X & Windows XP

Current Plug-Ins for Pro Tools 6.7 and higher will not work with Pro Tools|24 MIX systems. MIX owners on Mac OS X or Windows XP will need to download from the following page:

Mac OS 9

The same Aphex Bundle iLok authorization for Mac OS X and Windows XP will also work with Pro Tools 5.x on Mac OS 9:

Download Help

  • If you experience download or decoding problems, see Download & Website Help
  • Please see Download Help FAQ #1 for information on accounts for plug-in downloads, even if you already have another account on the website.
  • Mac downloads require Stuffit Expander 5.1.2 or higher (included with Mac OS X)
  • Download Aladdin's FREE Stuffit Expander for Mac
  • Windows ZIP (.zip) format downloads should be "Saved to Disk" first, rather than opened on the internet. These can be expanded on Windows XP systems by right-clicking on the downloaded files and choosing "Open".

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