The KVR Audio product database contains 18181 products: 4542 instruments; 6079 effects; 494 plug-in hosts; 6953 soundware; (some are both or all) (4566 are free!). 13090 run on Windows; 9192 on macOS; 374 on Linux; 570 on iOS; 150 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
3
Arcade by Output
Instruments
4
DUNE 3 by Synapse Audio
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
5
Serum by Xfer Records
Synth
6
RealGuitar by MusicLab
Guitar
7
Omnisphere 2 by Spectrasonics
Synthesizer
8
10
Kontakt by Native Instruments
Sampler/Sample Player

Free All Products

1
Synth1 by Daichi Laboratory (Ichiro Toda)
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
3
4
T-Force Alpha Plus by Mastrcode Music
Subtractive/FM Synthesizer
5
Keyzone Classic by Bitsonic
Sample Based Instrument
6
Emissary by Ignite Amps
Amp Simulator
8
MinimogueVA by Voltkitchen
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
10
NadIR by Ignite Amps
Convolver

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Commercial Instruments

1
Purity by Sonic Cat
Sound Module
3
Arcade by Output
Instruments
4
DUNE 3 by Synapse Audio
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
5
Serum by Xfer Records
Synth
6
RealGuitar by MusicLab
Guitar
7
Omnisphere 2 by Spectrasonics
Synthesizer
9
Kontakt by Native Instruments
Sampler/Sample Player
10
Sylenth1 by LennarDigital
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)

Free Instruments

1
Synth1 by Daichi Laboratory (Ichiro Toda)
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
3
T-Force Alpha Plus by Mastrcode Music
Subtractive/FM Synthesizer
4
Keyzone Classic by Bitsonic
Sample Based Instrument
5
MinimogueVA by Voltkitchen
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
6
Piano One by Sound Magic
Piano / Keys
7
pg-8x by ML-VST
Synthesizer
8
Tyrell Nexus 6 by u-he
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
10
SQ8L / SQ8X by Siegfried Kullmann
Synth (Hybrid)

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Commercial Effects

1
2
Vocal Finalizer by NoiseAsh
Vocal Effects
3
Waves Tune Real-Time by Waves
Pitch Correction / Auto-tuning
4
5
SoundToys 5 by Soundtoys
Multi-Effect Rack
6
Captain Plugins by Mixed in Key
Plug-in Bundle
8
Super VHS by BABY Audio
Multi FX
10
midiChords by Insert Piz Here
MIDI Chorder

Free Effects

1
2
Emissary by Ignite Amps
Amp Simulator
5
NadIR by Ignite Amps
Convolver
6
Luftikus by lkjb
EQ
7
KeroVee by g200kg
Pitch Correction / Auto-tuning
8
PTEq-X by Ignite Amps
Tube EQ
9
Vinyl by iZotope
Lo-Fi
10
You Wa Shock! by Red Shine Sound
Exciter / Enhancer

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Commercial Hosts

1
REAPER by Cockos
Sequencer / Multitrack
2
MIDI Lab by Soundigy
MIDI Processing Plugin Host
3
vArranger by vArranger
Arranger
4
MuLab by MUTOOLS
Sequencer / Multitrack
5
DirectWave by Image Line
Sampler/Sample Player
6
Bitwig Studio by Bitwig
Sequencer / Multitrack
7
FL Studio by Image Line
Virtual Studio
8
energyXT by XT Software
Virtual Studio
10
Waveform 10 by Tracktion Software
Sequencer / Multitrack

Free Hosts

1
Independence Free by MAGIX
Sampler/Sample Player
3
VSTHost by Hermann Seib
Test Host
4
SAVIHost by Hermann Seib
Plug-in To Standalone
5
Soundfont MIDI Player by Falcosoft
VST Host Audio Player Audio Recorder
6
Helio Workstation by Peter Rudenko
MIDI Editor / Pattern Sequencer
7
Automap by Novation
Utility
8
LiveProfessor by audiostrom
Plug-in Chainer / Rack
9
AMR ReValver by Audio Media Research
Guitar Amp and FX Modeling
10
StudioRack Plugin Chainer by Waves
Plug-in Chainer / Rack

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