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Reason 11 Upgrade

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  • • Includes Standalone & Plugin version
  • • Upgrades any previous version of Reason
  • • 30 day return policy
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As a plugin rack in your DAW or as a fast and flexible music production tool, Reason is ready for your music-making.

Just starting out on your musical journey or well on your way to your next album? Wherever you are, Reason’s legendary rack of synths, instruments and effects is ready to turn good ideas into great music. On its own or in your favorite DAW as a plugin.

New in Reason 11

Make music your way - plugged in or standalone

Reason’s rack of legendary synths, instruments and effects can now be used in your favorite DAW with the Reason Rack Plugin. Reason 11 includes both the plugin version and the standalone Reason music production software.

New effect devices

  • Quartet Chorus Ensemble: four flavors of chorus and ensemble effects. From classical vintage chorus to the unique sound of granular ensemble.
  • Sweeper Modulation Effect: multi-talented phaser, flanger and filter unit with dynamic modulation options.

Mixing console modules are now available as rack devices

  • Master Bus Compressor: Reason’s ready-for-radio compressor can now be applied anywhere in the rack.
  • Channel Dynamics: put the compression, expander and gate from Reason’s console anywhere in your signal chain.
  • Channel EQ: the legendary EQ unit featured in countless platinum recordings is now its own rack device.

Also new: a number of improvements to Reason’s creative flow will will let you work faster and smoother than ever.

Want more? Introducing Reason Suite! Owners of previous version of Reason can upgrade to Reason Suite, a supersized upgrade with all of Reason 11 plus 16 premium instruments and effects. Upgrade price: $249/€269 only. Buy now.

Product details

Buy this upgrade is you own any of the following products:

  • Reason (version 1-10)
  • Reason Student/Teacher
  • Balance with Reason Essentials
  • Record

Note: Reason 10 Intro, Reason 10 Lite, Essentials, Reason Limited and Reason Adapted owners should get the Reason for Intro/Lite upgrade.

Features

Included Instruments

  • Europa Shapeshifting Synthesizer
  • Grain Sample Manipulator
  • Klang Tuned Percussion Instrument
  • Pangea World Instruments
  • Humana Vocal Ensemble Instrument
  • Radical Piano - advanced acoustic piano
  • Monotone Bass Synthesizer
  • Rytmik Drum Machine
  • Kong Drum Designer
  • Thor polysonic synthesizer
  • NN19 sampler
  • NN-XT advanced sampler
  • Malström graintable synthesizer
  • Dr. Octo Rex loop player
  • Redrum pattern-based drum machine
  • Subtractor analog subtractive synthesizer
  • ID-8 songwriter's toolbox

Effects

  • Quartet Chorus Ensemble - new in Reason 11
  • Sweeper Modulation Effect - new in Reason 11
  • Master Bus Compressor - new in Reason 11
  • Channel Dynamics - new in Reason 11
  • Channel EQ - new in Reason 11
  • RV7000 MkII advanced convolution reverb
  • The Echo high quality delay & tape echo
  • Softube Guitar amplifier with amp and cabinet modeling
  • Softube Bass amplifier with amp and cabinet modeling
  • Scream 4 Sound Destruction Unit
  • Alligator triple channel pattern based gate
  • Pulveriser distortion, compressor and envelope follower module
  • Synchronous Effects Modulator
  • Neptune pitch corrector and voice synthesizer
  • Audiomatic Retro Transformer
  • MClass 4-band mastering EQ
  • MClass Dual band stereo imager
  • MClass Stereo compressor with sidechain input, soft-knee mode and CV out
  • MClass Maximizer with look-ahead and soft clip
  • RV-7 digital reverb
  • DDL-1 digital delay line
  • D-11 foldback distortion
  • ECF-42 envelope-controlled filter
  • DF-101 chorus/flanger
  • PH-90 phaser
  • COMP-01 compressor
  • PEQ2 2-band EQ
  • BV512 vocoder with 4 to 512 bands and equalization
  • UN16 unison

Player MIDI effects and utility devices

  • Scales & Chords
  • Dual Arpeggio
  • Note Echo
  • RPG-8 Monophonic Arpeggiator
  • ReGroove Mixer real-time groove console
  • Matrix pattern-based sequencer
  • Pulsar Dual LFO
  • 14:2 mixer w/ EQ and effects send/return
  • 6:2 channel stereo line mixer
  • Spider Audio Merger & Splitter
  • Spider Control Voltage Merger & Splitter
  • Combinator, for building chains of instruments, effects, and pattern sequencers

Sounds and patches

  • Huge factory sound bank with more than 29000 device patches, loops and samples

Reason music production software features

  • VST plugin support: add any instrument or effect plugin to Reason’s rack
  • Delay compensation makes all signal paths play in perfect, phase-locked sync
  • Opens songs and synth patches made in Reason Compact - the free pocket music studio for iOS
  • Rack Extensions lets you expand your collection of instruments and effects from Reason Studios and 3rd party developers
  • Support for Ableton Link: effortlessly sync Reason and other link enabled apps over WiFi
  • Unlimited audio recording and instrument channels
  • Fully featured high-precision multitrack sequencer with Blocks mode and audio comping tools
  • High quality realtime time stretch & audio transpose
  • Pitch Edit mode for polishing your vocal recordings
  • Audio slicing and audio quantize—correct the timing of your audio recordings
  • Convert recorded or imported audio in the sequencer into REX loops for further sound manipulation
  • MIDI instrument output—control synths, samplers and keyboards from Reason's sequencer
  • MIDI clock output—sync hardware to Reason
  • Advanced exporting—export your separate mixer channels as individual audio stems, including effects and tempo track
  • Live sampling on all Sampler devices
  • Remote mapping to external MIDI controllers and hardware control saurfaces
  • Supports all major file formats—from wave and AIFF to mp3 and more
  • Realtime sample rate and bit depth conversion allows for importing any audio into Reason without issues
  • Multicore support and 64-bit compatibility makes Reason fast and powerful on any computer
  • Self-contained song files make moving projects between computers and collaborator as easy as moving a single file
  • Advanced modeled mixing console with complete channel strip for every instrument and audio channel

System Requirements

macOS

  • Fast, stable internet connection for installation and registration
  • Intel Mac with multi-core processor
  • 4 GB RAM (8 GB or more recommended for large ReFills or Rack Extensions)
  • 4 GB free system disk space required, plus 8 GB for optional content. Additionally, program may use up to 20 GB scratch disk space
  • Mac OS X 10.11 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

Windows

  • Fast, stable internet connection for installation and registration
  • Intel or AMD multi-core processor
  • 4 GB RAM (8 GB or more recommended for large ReFills or Rack Extensions)
  • 4 GB free system disk space required, plus 8 GB for optional content. Additionally, program may use up to 20 GB scratch disk space
  • Windows 7 or later (64-bit)
  • Monitor with at least 1280x768 resolution
  • Audio Interface with ASIO driver
  • MIDI interface and a MIDI keyboard recommended

*All product names used are trademarks of their respective owners, and in no way constitutes an association or affiliation with Propellerhead Software. The SSL and/or Solid State Logic trademarks are solely used to identify the products whose sound was studied during Propellerhead Software’s sound modeling development. The trademarks SSL and Solid State Logic are owned by Red Lion 49 Limited. VST is a registered trademark of Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH

Version

Released: 2019-09-25
Version: 11.0