The KVR Audio product database contains 16481 products: 4277 instruments; 5542 effects; 459 plug-in hosts; 6135 soundware; (some are both or all) (4324 are free!). 11968 run on Windows; 8150 on macOS; 327 on Linux; 521 on iOS; 141 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 Luxonix
Sound Module
2
DUNE 3 by Synapse Audio
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
4
Serum by Xfer Records
Synth
5
Discovery Pro by discoDSP
Synthesizer
6
Sylenth1 by LennarDigital
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
7
Waves Tune Real-Time by Waves
Pitch Correction / Auto-tuning
8
9
Nexus by reFX
Synth (Hybrid)
10
Diva by u-he
Synth
11
Heat Up 3 by Initial Audio
Synth / Sampler
12
Zebra by u-he
Synth (Modular)
13
Melody Sauce VST by EVAbeat
MIDI Generator
14
Captain Plugins by Mixed in Key
Plug-in Bundle
16
FL Studio by Image Line
Virtual Studio
17
Arcade by Output
Instruments
18
20
Big Ceil by Acustica Audio
Channel Strip

Free All Products

1
Synth1 by Ichiro Toda
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
2
Emissary by Ignite Amps
Amp Simulator
3
4
NadIR by Ignite Amps
Convolver
9
KeroVee by g200kg
Pitch Correction / Auto-tuning
10
Tyrell Nexus 6 by u-he
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
11
PTEq-X by Ignite Amps
Tube EQ
12
SQ8L / SQ8X by Siegfried Kullmann
Synth (Hybrid)
13
Surge by Vember Audio
Synth (Hybrid)
14
Luftikus by lkjb
EQ
15
16
Orchestral Strings One by Sound Magic
Strings / Orchestral
17
ProF.E.T. by Ignite Amps
Distortion / Overdrive / Amp
18
pg-8x by ML-VST
Synthesizer
19
Piano One by Sound Magic
Piano / Keys
20
Keyzone Classic by Bitsonic
Sample Based Instrument

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Commercial Instruments

1
Purity by Luxonix
Sound Module
2
DUNE 3 by Synapse Audio
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
4
Serum by Xfer Records
Synth
5
Discovery Pro by discoDSP
Synthesizer
6
Sylenth1 by LennarDigital
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
7
Nexus by reFX
Synth (Hybrid)
8
Diva by u-he
Synth
9
Heat Up 3 by Initial Audio
Synth / Sampler
10
Zebra by u-he
Synth (Modular)
12
FL Studio by Image Line
Virtual Studio
13
Arcade by Output
Instruments
14
16
Hive by u-he
Lead Synth
17
Vaporizer2 by VAST Dynamics
Hybrid Synthesizer
19
Cthulhu by Xfer Records
Chords
20
RealGuitar by MusicLab
Guitar

Free Instruments

1
Synth1 by Ichiro Toda
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
4
Tyrell Nexus 6 by u-he
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
5
SQ8L / SQ8X by Siegfried Kullmann
Synth (Hybrid)
6
Surge by Vember Audio
Synth (Hybrid)
7
8
Orchestral Strings One by Sound Magic
Strings / Orchestral
9
pg-8x by ML-VST
Synthesizer
10
Piano One by Sound Magic
Piano / Keys
11
Keyzone Classic by Bitsonic
Sample Based Instrument
13
Independence Free by MAGIX
Sampler/Sample Player
14
Crystal by Green Oak
Semi-Modular Synth
15
MinimogueVA by Voltkitchen
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
16
18
Superwave P8 by SuperWave
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)
19
Trickster by Beat
Sample Based Instrument
20
VB-1 by Steinberg
Bass Guitar

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Commercial Effects

1
Waves Tune Real-Time by Waves
Pitch Correction / Auto-tuning
2
3
Melody Sauce VST by EVAbeat
MIDI Generator
4
Captain Plugins by Mixed in Key
Plug-in Bundle
6
Big Ceil by Acustica Audio
Channel Strip
7
8
9
Sugar by Process.Audio
Exciter / Enhancer
10
SynthMaster by KV331 Audio
Synth (Semi Modular)
11
jBridge by J's stuff
Format Adapter
12
TB ReelBus v3 by ToneBoosters
Tape Simulator
13
SlowMo by Initial Audio
Half-speed effect
14
Breeze by 2CAudio
Reverb
16
Reverse by Initial Audio
Reverse
17
midiChords by Insert Piz Here
MIDI Chorder
18
VirtualKeyboard by 4drX
Virtual Keyboard
19
SynthMaster One by KV331 Audio
Synth (Wavetable)
20
MS-20 by Korg
Synth (Analogue / Subtractive)

Free Effects

1
Emissary by Ignite Amps
Amp Simulator
2
3
NadIR by Ignite Amps
Convolver
6
KeroVee by g200kg
Pitch Correction / Auto-tuning
7
PTEq-X by Ignite Amps
Tube EQ
8
Luftikus by lkjb
EQ
9
ProF.E.T. by Ignite Amps
Distortion / Overdrive / Amp
10
You Wa Shock! by Red Shine Sound
Exciter / Enhancer
11
TS-999 by Ignite Amps
Distortion / Overdrive / Amp
12
Degrade by mda
Lo-Fi
13
14
Leveling Tool by AdHd Audio Tools
Dynamics (Compressor / Limiter)
15
mvMeter2 by TBProAudio
Meter
16
17
GTune by GVST
Tuner
18
19
20
SHB-1 by Ignite Amps
Bass Amp

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Commercial Hosts

1
FL Studio by Image Line
Virtual Studio
2
3
ACID Pro 8 by MAGIX
Sequencer / Multitrack
4
jBridge by J's stuff
Format Adapter
5
Bitwig Studio by Bitwig
Sequencer / Multitrack
6
DirectWave by Image Line
Sampler/Sample Player
7
vArranger by vArranger
Arranger
9
REAPER by Cockos
Sequencer / Multitrack
10
Logic Pro by Apple
Sequencer / Multitrack
11
Reason by Propellerhead Software
Virtual Studio
12
RapidComposer by MusicDevelopments
Music Prototyping
13
Camelot Pro by Audio Modeling
Live Performance Host
14
Cubase by Steinberg
Sequencer / Multitrack
15
Live by Ableton
Sequencer / Multitrack
16
Waveform 10 by Tracktion Software
Sequencer / Multitrack
17
energyXT by XT Software
Virtual Studio
18
ReValver by Peavey
Amp Modeling
19
Studio One by PreSonus
Sequencer / Multitrack
20
Audition by Adobe
Audio Editor

Free Hosts

1
Independence Free by MAGIX
Sampler/Sample Player
3
SAVIHost by Hermann Seib
Plug-in To Standalone
4
VSTHost by Hermann Seib
Test Host
5
MuLab by MUTOOLS
Sequencer / Multitrack
6
Soundfont MIDI Player by Falcosoft
VST Host Audio Player Audio Recorder
7
8
Automap by Novation
Utility
9
Audacity by Audacity Team
Audio Editor
10
StudioRack Plugin Chainer by Waves
Plug-in Chainer / Rack
11
Helio Workstation by Peter Rudenko
MIDI Editor / Pattern Sequencer
12
LiveProfessor by audiostrom
Plug-in Chainer / Rack
13
15
vPlayer 2 by Digital Brain Instruments
VST/AU Instrument Host
16
17
MultiFXVST by CTAF
Plug-in Chainer / Rack
18
Zen by BigTick
Preset Browser / Manager
19
Contra (FREE) by Audio Vitamins
Mixing Utility
20
Cantabile by Topten Software
Live Performance Host

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