The Steinberg Absolute 4 VST collection really is absolute. Packed with over 100 GB of sound content, this virtual instrument pack can adapt to any musical genre, from fresh beats to movie composition.
New in the Absolute 4 collection is the brilliant Groove Agent 5, Granular Guitars, Prime Cuts and Rock Essentials for all your sound design needs. Better yet, the software supports AAX audio files and HiDPI display for Mac users.
Here's what Steinberg say about each instrument pack and expansion:
Groove Agent 5
Combines three specialist instruments for creating dynamic drums, dancefloor-filling beats and sizzling percussive grooves in almost any genre.
The most comprehensive virtual sampling and sound-designing system available today and excels the creative process for modern producers and sound designers in all areas.
Offers old-school analog synth sounds and biting sonic blocks, ideal for creating fat and funky lead and bass sounds.
Introduces a new way of granular sound design. Get yourself ready for out-of-this-world atmospheres and far-out effects.
HALion Sonic 3
Breaks new ground in terms of quality, versatility and ease of use by featuring thousands of first-class synths, deep-sampled acoustic instruments and first-class effects — all in one VST workstation.
The Grand 3
Features five premium piano models with an overwhelming sound quality, different microphone positions and usability due to the range of included tools.
HALion Symphonic Orchestra
Puts the awesome emotive power and sheer sonic majesty of a full symphonic orchestra under your total control. Granular Guitars for Padshop is created by sound designer, composer and multi-instrumentalist Simon Stockhausen.
A treasure trove for electronic music producers with solid bass lines, cutting leads and beautifully textured pads.
The go-to choice for club-worthy dance sounds with soaring synths, four-to-the-floor drum kits and queasy vocals.
Best-suited for cinematic scores and musical excursions, comprising creepy sounds, shattering loops and eerie instruments.
Rock Essentials for Groove Agent
Brings you the drum grooves from a time when real rock-stars roamed the Earth, and multiplatinum-selling albums and headbanging stadium concerts were a reality.
Brings the latest influences in hip hop to Groove Agent. Created by British producer Beat Butcha, Prime Cuts provides over 240 grooves that inspire while adding more than 700 crisp drum and production samples.
- macOS 10.12 / 10.13 / 10.14 or 64-Bit Windows 7 / 8.1 / 10
- 64-bit Intel or AMD multi-core processor (Intel i5 or faster recommended)
- 8 GB RAM (16 GB recommended)
- 100 GB free HD space
- 1366 x 768 display resolution (1920 x 1080 recommended)
- OS-compatible audio hardware