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The KVR Audio product database contains 20978 products: 5006 instruments; 6781 effects; 521 plug-in hosts; 8436 soundware; (some are both or all) (5013 are free!). 14959 run on Windows; 10858 on macOS; 450 on Linux; 676 on iOS; 171 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
Purity by Sonic Cat
Sound Module
2
DUNE 3 by Synapse Audio
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
3
SQ8ROM by SampleScience
ROMpler
4
Nexus by reFX
Synth (Hybrid)
5
Serum by Xfer Records
Synth
6
Kontakt by Native Instruments
Sampler/Sample Player
7
Sylenth1 by LennarDigital
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
8
Arcade by Output
Instruments
9
Obsession by Synapse Audio
Vintage Analogue Emulation
10
RealGuitar by MusicLab
Guitar

Free All Products

1
Synth1 by Daichi Laboratory (Ichiro Toda)
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
2
SQ8L / SQ8X by Siegfried Kullmann
Synth (Hybrid)
3
Delay Lama by AudioNerdz
Singing Monk
4
6
Keyzone Classic by Bitsonic
Sample Based Instrument
7
PTEq-X by Ignite Amps
Tube EQ
8
NadIR by Ignite Amps
Convolver
9
KeroVee by g200kg
Pitch Correction / Auto-tuning
10
Free Effects by Dead Duck Software
Effects Suite

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Commercial Instruments

1
Purity by Sonic Cat
Sound Module
2
DUNE 3 by Synapse Audio
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
3
SQ8ROM by SampleScience
ROMpler
4
Nexus by reFX
Synth (Hybrid)
5
Serum by Xfer Records
Synth
6
Kontakt by Native Instruments
Sampler/Sample Player
7
Sylenth1 by LennarDigital
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
8
Arcade by Output
Instruments
9
Obsession by Synapse Audio
Vintage Analogue Emulation
10
RealGuitar by MusicLab
Guitar

Free Instruments

1
Synth1 by Daichi Laboratory (Ichiro Toda)
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
2
SQ8L / SQ8X by Siegfried Kullmann
Synth (Hybrid)
3
Delay Lama by AudioNerdz
Singing Monk
5
Keyzone Classic by Bitsonic
Sample Based Instrument
6
Piano One by Sound Magic
Piano / Keys
7
Surge by Surge Synth Team
Synth (Hybrid)
9
pg-8x by ML-VST
Synthesizer
10
Vital by Matt Tytel
Wavetable Synth

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Commercial Effects

1
Magic AB by Sample Magic
Referencing Tool
2
soothe2 by oeksound
Resonance Removal
3
Gullfoss by Soundtheory
Intelligent Automatic Equaliser
4
7
midiChords by Insert Piz Here
MIDI Chorder
8
Vybz - Lofi Multi FX Plugin by Thenatan
Lofi Multi FX Plugin
9
TB Isone v3 by ToneBoosters
Binaural Room Simulator
10
Pulsar 1178 by Pulsar Audio
Compressor

Free Effects

1
2
PTEq-X by Ignite Amps
Tube EQ
3
NadIR by Ignite Amps
Convolver
4
KeroVee by g200kg
Pitch Correction / Auto-tuning
5
Free Effects by Dead Duck Software
Effects Suite
6
You Wa Shock! by Red Shine Sound
Exciter / Enhancer
7
Emissary by Ignite Amps
Amp Simulator
8
Luftikus by lkjb
EQ
9
LoudMax by Thomas Mundt
Dynamics (Compressor / Limiter)
10
OTT by Xfer Records
Compressor

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Commercial Hosts

2
jBridge by J's stuff
Format Adapter
3
REAPER by Cockos
Sequencer / Multitrack
4
Live by Ableton
Sequencer / Multitrack
5
DirectWave by Image Line
Sampler/Sample Player
6
FL Studio by Image Line
Virtual Studio
7
8
vArranger by vArranger
Arranger
9
Logic Pro by Apple
Sequencer / Multitrack
10
Metaplugin by DDMF
Plug-in Chainer / Rack

Free Hosts

1
Independence Free by MAGIX
Sampler/Sample Player
3
AudioGridder by Andreas Pohl
DSP Server
4
VSTHost by Hermann Seib
Test Host
5
MPC Beats by AKAI
MPC
6
SAVIHost by Hermann Seib
Plug-in To Standalone
7
Audacity by Audacity Team
Audio Editor
8
MuLab by MUTOOLS
Sequencer / Multitrack
9
10
StudioRack Plugin Chainer by Waves
Plug-in Chainer / Rack

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