IK Multimedia SampleTank 3 SE - Sample-Based Virtual Instrument Plug-In (Download)

IK Multimedia SampleTank 3 SE - Sample-Based Virtual Instrument Plug-In (Download)

IK Multimedia SampleTank 3 SE - Sample-Based Virtual Instrument Plug-In (Download)

IK Multimedia SampleTank 3 SE - Sample-Based Virtual Instrument Plug-In (Download)

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  • Instrument and Groove Workstation
  • 400 Instruments Grouped in 20 Categories
  • Over 250 Drums, Percussion, and Loops
  • 150 MIDI Files in All Musical Genres
  • Over 6.5GB of Sounds
  • Three Synth Engines
  • 57 Effects and Amp Simulations
  • Six Analog-Modeled Filter Types
  • Poly, Mono, Legato Play Modes
  • Mac, Windows, AAX, VST, AU / Standalone
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IK Multimedia Sampletank overview

  • 1Description

IK Multimedia SampleTank 3 SE is a sample-based instrument and groove workstation designed to give you a taste of the broad sonic versatility available in the full version of SampleTank 3. This introductory version allows you to experiment with the fully functional software and a 6.5GB library of high-quality instruments, loops, and MIDI patterns, ideal for layering, mixing, and editing your own original sounds and grooves.

SampleTank 3 SE comes with 400 sampled instruments arranged in 20 categories that stretch across a wide variety of genres and styles. Instruments include pianos, drums, basses, guitars, synthesizers, brass, strings, vocals, and exotic sounds. In addition, the built-in MIDI engine offers a collection of 250 loops and 150 MIDI patterns recorded by some of the world's finest drummers and percussionists.

A 16-channel mixer, three sample engines, 57 effects and amp simulations, and other advanced features combine to provide you with virtually unlimited sound-sculpting options. The software can operate as a plug-in or a standalone.

Key Features
  • Works as a multi-platform plug-in and as a standalone application
  • Content structured in instruments, multis, and MIDI patterns
  • Fully compatible with Mac OS X and Windows
  • Supported plug-in formats: AAX, VST, and Audio Units
  • 16-part multitimbral
  • 16-channel mixer with individual stereo outputs
  • Info view with specific information and 3D icon for each instrument
  • Mix view and full mix parameters control
  • Live mode for instantaneous sound loading is organized in set lists and songs
  • Expandable instrument library via the company's Custom Shop
  • Pad interface enables the launch of patterns, loops, or single notes seamlessly from iRig Pads or any MIDI controller
  • 57 high-quality effects
  • Part Range controls allows for creating splits and layers
  • Edit view for in-depth editing of all synth engine parameters, independently for all the elements or articulations included in the instrument
  • Instrument browsing
  • BPM-syncable time-based effects, audio loop instruments, and LFOs
  • Four play modes including mono legato with portamento.
  • Zone switch allows you to edit individual key-zones for the selected sound elelement or articulation
  • Seamlessly load Syntronik individual sounds or 4-part layers and splits with arpeggiators
  • Multi Articulation and Key Switch instrument control
  • Easy-to-use MIDI control assignable to any parameter with MIDI Learn
  • Save instruments and multis
  • Convenient search function for instruments, multis, and patterns
  • Compatible with all previous Powered by SampleTank sound modules and sounds (can import all previous sounds and combinations)
  • Import feature allows users to import .wav and .aiff samples
  • 6.5GB of samples
  • 400 instruments with 20 instrument categories covering the entire span of acoustic, electric, and electronic sounds
  • Over 250 drum, percussion, and full construction-kit loops played by world-renowned artists
  • 150 MIDI files in a wide variety of musical categories
Synth Engines
  • Pitch-Shift / Time-Stretch
  • Resampling
  • Full Amps: American Vintage T, Amp Combo, British Tube Lead 2, Jazz Amp 120, Modern Tube Lead, SVT Classic
  • Amp Components: Cabinet, Preamp, Tone Control
  • Distortion: Overscream, Distortion, Crusher, Overdrive
  • EQ and Dynamics: Channel Strip, Black 76, Model 670, White 2A, Vintage EQ-1A, Compressor, Parametric EQ, EQ Comp, Limiter
  • Modulation: Ensemble, Chorus C1, Opto Tremolo, Electric Flanger, Rotary Speaker, Uni-V, Small Phazer, AM Modulation, Multi Chorus, Chorus, Phaser, Env Flanger, Tremolo, Flanger, FM Modulation
  • Reverb and Delay: Acoustic Resonance, Tape Echo, Hall Reverb, ConvoRoom, Plate Reverb, Reverb, Ambience, Reverb Delay, Delay, Spring Reverb
  • Other: Piano Lid, Stereo Imager, Auto Pan, Multi Filter, LFO Filter, Phonograph, Env Filter, Slicer, Lo-Fi, Wah
  • Analog-Modeled Filters: C-Type low-pass, R-Type low-pass, O-Type low-pass, high-pass, band-pass, notch
Play Modes
  • Poly
  • Mono
  • Legato 1
  • Legato 2
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IK Multimedia Sampletank specs

Mac System Requirements Intel Core 2 Duo
4 GB of RAM (8 GB recommended)
OS X 10.7 or later (64-bit only)
34 GB of hard-drive space
Windows System Requirements Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD Athlon 64 X2
4 GB of RAM (8 GB recommended)
Windows 7, 8, or 10 (64-bit only)
34 GB of hard-drive space
ASIO compatible sound card
Plug-In Compatibility Mac Supported Plug-In Formats (64-Bit): AU, VST2, VST3, AAX
Windows Supported Plug-In Formats (64-Bit): VST2, VST3, AAX


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