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The KVR Audio product database contains 20285 products: 4992 instruments; 6650 effects; 519 plug-in hosts; 8019 soundware; (some are both or all) (4924 are free!). 14573 run on Windows; 10492 on macOS; 441 on Linux; 649 on iOS; 164 on Android.

The plug-ins and hosts are ranked by their popularity below - this is derived from how many times the product's KVR page has been viewed. A plug-in's KVR Rank, which is displayed on its page at KVR, is calculated from a 3 month average (updated daily).

KVR Rank

Commercial All Products

1
DUNE 3 by Synapse Audio
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
2
Ascension by Dance MIDI Samples
Synthesiser
3
Purity by Sonic Cat
Sound Module
4
Arcade by Output
Instruments
6
Sylenth1 by LennarDigital
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
7
Serum by Xfer Records
Synth
8
Nexus by reFX
Synth (Hybrid)
9
RealGuitar by MusicLab
Guitar
10
REAPER by Cockos
Sequencer / Multitrack

Free All Products

1
Synth1 by Daichi Laboratory (Ichiro Toda)
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
2
4
Free Effects by Dead Duck Software
Effects Suite
5
NadIR by Ignite Amps
Convolver
6
Luftikus by lkjb
EQ
7
Surge by Surge Synth Team
Synth (Hybrid)
8
Emissary by Ignite Amps
Amp Simulator
10
PTEq-X by Ignite Amps
Tube EQ

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Commercial Instruments

1
DUNE 3 by Synapse Audio
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
2
Ascension by Dance MIDI Samples
Synthesiser
3
Purity by Sonic Cat
Sound Module
4
Arcade by Output
Instruments
6
Sylenth1 by LennarDigital
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
7
Serum by Xfer Records
Synth
8
Nexus by reFX
Synth (Hybrid)
9
RealGuitar by MusicLab
Guitar
10
Zebra by u-he
Synth (Modular)

Free Instruments

1
Synth1 by Daichi Laboratory (Ichiro Toda)
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
3
Surge by Surge Synth Team
Synth (Hybrid)
5
Keyzone Classic by Bitsonic
Sample Based Instrument
6
SQ8L / SQ8X by Siegfried Kullmann
Synth (Hybrid)
7
pg-8x by ML-VST
Synthesizer
8
Stochas by Audio Vitamins
Sequencer
9
Piano One by Sound Magic
Piano / Keys
10

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Commercial Effects

3
4
Waves Tune Real-Time by Waves
Pitch Correction / Auto-tuning
5
soothe2 by oeksound
Resonance Removal
6
7
Magic AB by Sample Magic
Referencing Tool
8
9
Gullfoss by Soundtheory
Intelligent Automatic Equaliser
10

Free Effects

1
2
Free Effects by Dead Duck Software
Effects Suite
3
NadIR by Ignite Amps
Convolver
4
Luftikus by lkjb
EQ
5
Emissary by Ignite Amps
Amp Simulator
6
PTEq-X by Ignite Amps
Tube EQ
7
KeroVee by g200kg
Pitch Correction / Auto-tuning
8
LoudMax by Thomas Mundt
Dynamics (Compressor / Limiter)
9
You Wa Shock! by Red Shine Sound
Exciter / Enhancer

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Commercial Hosts

1
REAPER by Cockos
Sequencer / Multitrack
2
jBridge by J's stuff
Format Adapter
4
5
vArranger by vArranger
Arranger
6
Bitwig Studio by Bitwig
Sequencer / Multitrack
7
DirectWave by Image Line
Sampler/Sample Player
8
FL Studio by Image Line
Virtual Studio
9
Live by Ableton
Sequencer / Multitrack
10
Wusik Station V9 by Wusik
Workstation

Free Hosts

1
Independence Free by MAGIX
Sampler/Sample Player
2
AudioGridder by Andreas Pohl
DSP Server
5
MPC Beats by AKAI
MPC
6
VSTHost by Hermann Seib
Test Host
7
SAVIHost by Hermann Seib
Plug-in To Standalone
8
MuLab by MUTOOLS
Sequencer / Multitrack
9
StudioRack Plugin Chainer by Waves
Plug-in Chainer / Rack
10
Soundfont MIDI Player by Falcosoft
VST Host Audio Player Audio Recorder

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