Sound Control

Major audio control.


Per-app EQ

The great equalizer.


Audio Routing

Go your own way.


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Sound Control by Static Z Software

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sc-bullet-per-app-volPer-App Volume Controls

Control the volume of your apps independently.

sc-bullet-eqSystem EQ

Opt-in apps to the system wide EQ with built-in and custom presets.

Audio Routing

Reroute app audio to any audio output device.

Send iTunes to an external USB device while the rest of your apps use your MacBook’s internal speakers.

sc-bullet-hdmiKeyboard Volume

Add keyboard volume controls, to DisplayPort monitors, HDMI TV & Receivers, and other devices missing them.

New in 2.1.0, Sound Control adds keyboard volume controls to aggregate and multi-output devices!

sc-bullet-keysFull Hotkey Control

Set up hotkeys to control volume, mute and EQ for the foreground app. There is even a hotkey to mute all background apps.


All features are fully supported on macOS 10.10 – 10.13, including macOS High Sierra.

Demo recorded with Iris.

Sound Control 2.1.6 Release Notes

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Sound Control 2 is a FREE upgrade to owners of Sound Control 1.

Version 2.1.6

  • Hot keys no longer require modifier keys.
  • Once again works on macOS 10.10.
  • Last version to work on macOS 10.10. Next update will require 10.11+.

Version 2.1.5

  • Fixed import and export of EQ presets.
  • Better handling of subprocesses like Minecraft.
  • Holding option when clicking on the menu now shows devices lists.
  • Now works with more audio devices, including Steinberg USB devices.
  • New Hotkey preferences UI.
  • Selected App Routing device names are now displayed properly.

Requires 10.10 or Later