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  • • VST, AU, AAX Plugin
  • • Standalone DAW
  • • 30 day return policy

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From January 1, 2024, onwards, every purchase or upgrade to Reason 12 includes a free upgrade to Reason 13, available on June 18, 2024.

A new look, a new sampler and a whole new way of dialing in your sound, Reason 12 is all about leveling up the creative potential at the heart of your music-making experience.

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 (VST3/AU/AAX). Reason 12 includes both the plugin version and the standalone Reason music production software so you can make music the way you like.

New in Reason 12

Offline Mode: Easier than ever to use Reason without internet connection for all Reason 12 users

Native Apple Silicon Support (M1/M2): Reason now runs with up to 50% better performance on Apple Silicon computers

Updated Combinator: Custom panel size, background colors, backgrounds, and controls.

Mimic Creative Sampler: Quick and immediate triggering, chopping, and manipulation of audio.

High Resolution Graphics: Hyper realistic devices and zoomable windows for improved workflow.

Faster Browser: With a new faster browsing experience you can easily find all your devices, samples and patches, and stay in the creative flow.

Please note: Reason 12 requires Windows 10 (64-bit) / macOS 10.13 or later (64-bit).