Description

Reason 12 from Reason Studios is one of the most powerful and flexible beatmaking and sound design tools for your music. It’s a virtual studio rack packed full of instruments like synthesizers, drum machines, sound-shaping effects, Player MIDI effects and mixing controls all coming together to be combined and routed however you want. Reason 12 is all about leveling up the creative potential at the heart of your music creation. The Mimic Creative Sampler brings together the best audio technologies from Reason Studios’ history of groundbreaking DSP and sample-slicing, including automatic transient slice detection which easily chops up a sample into individual notes or drum beats. Time-stretching samples can be done using Reason’s legendary stretch algorithm, along with granular and tape modes. Reason 12’s devices are available to users of every DAW running as a VST3, AU and AAX plugin. Running Reason as a plugin inside your DAW of choice doesn’t only offer the flexibility to take the Reason Rack wherever you want to take your music making, it can also interact with other plugins to supercharge them in ways never before possible.
Features
  • Powerful virtual instrument rack plugin and music production software
  • Runs in any DAW as a VST, AU, and AAX Plugin
  • 18 premium instruments
  • 29 audio effects
  • 12 MIDI effects and utilities
  • Sound Bank with tens of thousands of device presets, loops and samples
  • Expandable Rack of instrument and effects with 3rd party Rack Extension devices
  • Easy to get started, yet as deep as you want to go
Specifications
macOS Requirements
  • Fast, stable internet connection
  • Intel or M1 Mac with multi-core processor
  • 4 GB RAM (8 GB or more recommended for large ReFills or Rack Extensions)
  • 5.5 GB free system disk space required, plus 20 GB for optional content. Additionally, program may use up to 20 GB scratch disk space and additional space for cached graphical assets
  • macOS 10.13 or later (64-bit)
  • Monitor with at least 1280x768 resolution
  • CoreAudio compliant audio interface or built-in audio hardware
  • MIDI interface and a MIDI keyboard recommended
  • For using Reason as a VST Plugin, a host with VST3 support is required
  • For using Reason as an AU plugin, a host with AUv2 support is required
  • For using Reason as an AAX plugin, Pro Tools 12 or later is required
Windows Requirements
  • Fast, stable internet connection
  • Intel or AMD multi-core processor
  • 4 GB RAM (8 GB or more recommended for large ReFills or Rack Extensions)
  • 5.5 GB free system disk space required, plus 20 GB for optional content. Additionally, program may use up to 20 GB scratch disk space and additional space for cached graphical assets
  • Windows 10 or later (64-bit)
  • Monitor with at least 1280x768 resolution
  • Audio Interface with ASIO driver
  • MIDI interface and a MIDI keyboard recommended
  • For using Reason as a VST Plugin, a host with VST3 support is required
  • For using Reason as an AAX plugin, Pro Tools 12 or later is required

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