These are the nominees in the categories of Outstanding Technical Achievement.

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Amplification Hardware/Studio & Sound Reinforcement

Audio Apps & Hardware/Peripherals for Smartphones & Tablets

Abbey Road
Apogee
Electro-Voice
Sennheiser
AMBEO Smart Headset powered by Apogee

Audio Education Technology

Computer Audio Hardware

Antelope Audio
Burl Audio
Focusrite
MOTU
Universal Audio

DJ Production Technology (Hardware/Software)

Audio-Technica
Numark
Pioneer DJ
PLAYDifferently

Headphone / Earpiece Technology

Audio-Technica
Shure Incorporated
Ultimate Ears
Waves
B360 Ambisonics Encoder

Large Format Console Technology

Allen & Heath
DiGiCo
Lawo
Solid State Logic
Yamaha

Microphone Preamplifiers

Antelope Audio
Daking
PreSonus
NSB 16.8 stage box
Rupert Neve Designs

Microphones - Recording

Antelope Audio
beyerdynamic
DPA Microphones
Neumann

Microphones - Sound Reinforcement

Earthworks
DK7
Ehrlund
Heil Sound
Royer Labs
sE Electronics
Sennheiser

Musical Instrument Amplification & Effects

BAE
Blackstar Amplification
IK Multimedia
Universal Audio

Musical Instrument Hardware

Dave Smith Instruments
Korg
Kurzweil
SP6
Nord

Musical Instrument Software

Production Essentials

Argosy Console
Dangerous Music
PreSonus
Rupert Neve Designs

Signal Processing Hardware

Bettermaker
d&b Audiotechnik
Eventide
KLANG:technologies
L-Acoustics
UnderToneAudio

Signal Processing Hardware (500 Series Modules)

Signal Processing Software (Dynamics/EQ/Utilities)

Signal Processing Software (Effects)

Small Format Console Technology

Allen & Heath
Dan Dugan Audio
Heritage Audio
Solid State Logic
Nucleus2Dark
SPL
DMC Mastering Console

Sound Reinforcement Loudspeakers

Clair Brothers
d&b audiotechnik
JBL
Meyer Sound
Powersoft

Studio Monitors

ADAM Audio
Augspurger Monitors
Meyer Sound
Ocean Way Audio
PMC

Wireless Technology

Workstation Technology/Recording Devices