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The KVR Audio product database contains 20817 products: 4976 instruments; 6744 effects; 519 plug-in hosts; 8341 soundware; (some are both or all) (4994 are free!). 14834 run on Windows; 10762 on macOS; 449 on Linux; 670 on iOS; 169 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
TAL-J-8 by TAL Software
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
2
REAPER by Cockos
Sequencer / Multitrack
3
Glitch by Illformed
FSU
4
Phrasebox by Venomode
MIDI Arpeggiator
5
TAL-U-NO-LX by TAL Software
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
6
Bitwig Studio by Bitwig
Sequencer / Multitrack
7
Repro by u-he
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
8
ToneLib GFX by Tonelib
Guitar Studio
9
Sononym by Sononym
Sample Browser
10
Renoise by Renoise
Tracker

Free All Products

2
Surge by Surge Synth Team
Synth (Hybrid)
3
LoudMax by Thomas Mundt
Dynamics (Compressor / Limiter)
5
Vital by Matt Tytel
Wavetable Synth
6
Stochas by Surge Synth Team
Random MIDI Arranger
7
GSnap by GVST
Pitch Correction / Auto-tuning
8
GTune by GVST
Tuner
9
Helm by Matt Tytel
Synth (Subtractive)

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Commercial Instruments

1
TAL-J-8 by TAL Software
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
2
Phrasebox by Venomode
MIDI Arpeggiator
3
TAL-U-NO-LX by TAL Software
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
4
Repro by u-he
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
5
6
TAL-BassLine-101 by TAL Software
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
7
Pianoteq Pro 7 by Modartt
Physical Modeled Piano
8
Discovery Pro by discoDSP
Synthesizer
9
Discovery by discoDSP
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
10
energyXT by XT Software
Virtual Studio

Free Instruments

2
Surge by Surge Synth Team
Synth (Hybrid)
4
Vital by Matt Tytel
Wavetable Synth
5
Stochas by Surge Synth Team
Random MIDI Arranger
6
Helm by Matt Tytel
Synth (Subtractive)
9
VOPM by Sam
Synth (FM)
10

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Commercial Effects

1
Glitch by Illformed
FSU
2
ToneLib GFX by Tonelib
Guitar Studio
3
EQuity by GSi
Equalizer
4
Filtryg by Media Overkill
Effect Plugin
5
Multimeter by Klangfreund
Loudness Meter
6
AVA Bass Flow by Harrison
Channel Strip
7
8
AF2-10 by OverTone DSP
Equalizer
9
Sigma by Audio Assault
Guitar Amp Emulation
10
MentalV by KINDZAudio
Granular

Free Effects

1
LoudMax by Thomas Mundt
Dynamics (Compressor / Limiter)
2
Stochas by Surge Synth Team
Random MIDI Arranger
3
GSnap by GVST
Pitch Correction / Auto-tuning
4
GTune by GVST
Tuner
5
Flying-delay by SuperflyDSP
Delay / Echo
7
GClip by GVST
Lo-Fi
8
ChowTape by Chowdhury DSP
Tape Distortion
9
10
AudioGridder by Andreas Pohl
DSP Server

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Commercial Hosts

1
REAPER by Cockos
Sequencer / Multitrack
2
Bitwig Studio by Bitwig
Sequencer / Multitrack
3
Renoise by Renoise
Tracker
4
energyXT by XT Software
Virtual Studio
5
Waveform 10 by Tracktion Software
Sequencer / Multitrack
6
Bliss by discoDSP
Sampler
7
ToneLib Jam by Tonelib
Jam and practice software for guitar players
8
Radium by Radium Audio
Music Composing
9
Mixbus by Harrison
Sequencer / Multitrack
10
Bitwig Studio 16-Track by Bitwig
Sequencer / Multitrack

Free Hosts

1
AudioGridder by Andreas Pohl
DSP Server
2
Audacity by Audacity Team
Audio Editor
3
Helio Workstation by Peter Rudenko
MIDI Editor / Pattern Sequencer
4
Ardour by Ardour
Sequencer / Multitrack
5
6
ocenaudio by ocenaudio
Audio Editor
7
Giada by Monocasual Laboratories
Loop/Drum Machine
8
Qtractor by rncbc
Sequencer / Multitrack
9
Jost by Jucetice
Plug-in Chainer / Rack
10
MusE by MusE
Sequencer / Multitrack

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