Universal Audio’s latest UAFX pedals trim the size and the price, but still seek to recreate more “timeless” historic effects – including a delay favored by Eddie Van Halen, Brian May and Joe Walsh

Universal Audio UAFX pedals
(Image credit: Universal Audio)

Universal Audio’s hardware revolution is continuing to grow at pace, with the software specialist now unveiling four of its cheapest effects pedals to date.

Back in 2021, the legendary audio company set its sights on entering the floor-based pedal market, initially focusing its stompbox efforts on various reverb pedals, delay pedals and modulation pedals.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.