The benefits are the following:
- Refurbished and upgraded new silver chassis,
- Addition of the LM5D license option,
- Another free license of your choice (choose between VP8, UnWrap HD, Stereo Mastering or Stereo Reverb),
- Support for software versions higher than v. 5,
- Ability to update the software using either a MKII Remote CPU and Icon - or - the Icon editor,
- Renewed product warranty (1 year - 2 years within the EU).
For a more technical explanation, please refer to this FAQ