Ease of Use: A bit daunting to get used to, because it's so damn diverse. Features: It has just about everything I'm looking for. Reliability: 10 years, no problems. Value: I've never heard a better sounding pre/pro out there, and have never wanted anything other than this guy in my rack. Expressiveness/Sounds: The best there is, imo. Overall Rating: The hands-down best processor out there. Note: I'll actually make this worth reading later.