Mac Plugins

The Best Free Audio Plugins for OS X with Video Demos. AudioUnit (AU), RTA, VST…Synths, Reverbs, Compressors…and much more. Just listen, watch and download!

CamelCrusher

    WindowsMacFree VSTRTAAudioUnit
309K Views Rating: 4 /5 (319 votes)
“CamelCrusher is a free ‘colouring’ multi-effect plugin. It offers two characteristically different di[...]

Synth1

    WindowsMacFree VST
92K Views Rating: 4 /5 (27 votes)
“Synth1 is a free software synthesizer. Functionally it is modelled on the Clavia Nord Lead 2 Red Synth. Features:[...]

MAutoPitch

    WindowsMacFree VSTAudioUnit
81K Views Rating: 3 /5 (228 votes)
“MAutoPitch is a simple but great sounding automatic pitch correction plugin designed for vocals and other mono[...]

TDR NOVA

    WindowsMacFree VSTAudioUnitAAX
74K Views Rating: 4 /5 (97 votes)
“TDR NOVA is a parallel dynamic equalizer. Appearing in the familiar layout of a parametric equalizer, each band [...]
Dexed | Audio Plugins for Free

Dexed

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VSTLV2
72K Views Rating: 4.2 /5 (54 votes)
“Dexed is a multi platform, multi format plugin synth that is closely modeled on the Yamaha DX7. Under the hood i[...]

Delay Lama

    WindowsMacFree VST
62K Views Rating: 3.6 /5 (19 votes)
“Delay Lama is the first VST-instrument to offer both vocal synthesis and a real-time animated 3D interface. Its a[...]
w1limiter | Audio Plugins for Free

W1 Limiter

    WindowsMacFree VSTRTAAudioUnit
60K Views Rating: 3.4 /5 (43 votes)
“W1 Limiter is a clone of Waves L1, with identical output. This was accomplished without reverse engineering Waves[...]

SQL8

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VST
59K Views Rating: 4.6 /5 (18 votes)
“The SQ8L is a software model (VST) of Ensoniq’s classic 1980s synth SQ80. The SQ80 features 3 digital wavet[...]
s(M)exoscope | audio analysis tool plugin

s(M)exoscope

    WindowsMacFree VSTAudioUnit
52K Views Rating: 3.7 /5 (18 votes)
“s(M)exoscope is an oscilloscope VST plugin. You can use it to visually monitor audio wave forms. Features: Avail[...]
free audio plugin - BItterSweet II

BItterSweet II

    WindowsMacFree VSTRTAAudioUnit
49K Views Rating: 3.4 /5 (31 votes)
“Turning the central button to the sweet side decreases the transients amplitude. To the bitter side, the transien[...]
Saturation Knob | Audio Plugins for Free

Saturation Knob

    WindowsMacAAX
42K Views Rating: 3.8 /5 (25 votes)
“The free plug-in Saturation Knob is a modeled output distortion that can be used anywhere you need some grit. Use[...]
iZotope Vinyl | Audio Plugins for Free

iZotope Vinyl

    WindowsMacFree VSTRTAAudioUnit
38K Views Rating: 3.8 /5 (24 votes)
“Back just in time for its 15th anniversary, Vinyl is a plug-in that lets you simulate the dust, scratches, and wa[...]
Free Audio Plugin - Harmony Box (Synth)

Harmony Box

    WindowsMacFree VSTAudioUnit
37K Views Rating: 3.1 /5 (7 votes)
“Harmony Box is a synthesizer that has the rules of modal jazz built-in; you press a key, it plays the right chord[...]

ValhallaFreqEch...

    WindowsMacFree VSTRTAAudioUnit
37K Views Rating: 4.3 /5 (12 votes)
“Bode-style frequency shifter + analog echo emulation = skull melting chaos. Perfect for dub, Dr. Who and all of y[...]
Free Audio Plugins - Tal-Reverb II (Reverb)

Tal-Reverb II

    WindowsMacFree VSTAudioUnit
36K Views Rating: 3.4 /5 (36 votes)
“TAL Reverb-II is the most popular TAL-Reverb. After some user feedbacks had to release TAL-Reverb-II again. It co[...]
Complete Players | Audio Plugins for Free

Komplete Player...

    WindowsMacFree VSTRTAAudioUnitAAX
36K Views Rating: 3.9 /5 (9 votes)
KOMPLETE PLAYERS brings you three powerful audio platforms from Native Instruments for free, ready to use in your studio[...]

Stereo Tool

    WindowsMacFree VSTRTA
36K Views Rating: 2.6 /5 (7 votes)
“Stereo Tool features ultra precise control of input gain and individual pan for left and right channels. A phase [...]
Free Audio Plugin - Cyanide 2.0

Cyanide 2.0

    WindowsMacFree VSTAudioUnit
35K Views Rating: 4.4 /5 (8 votes)
“Operation of the shaper: you can add points to the graph by clicking in an empty space. Changing the location of [...]
Minihost modular | Audio Plugins for Free

Minihost Modula...

    WindowsMacFree VSTAudioUnit
34K Views Rating: 3.1 /5 (68 votes)
Minihost Modular is a modular environment for hosting/interconnecting VST/AU plugins based on a custom modular engine e[...]

Helm

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VSTAudioUnitLV2AAX
34K Views Rating: 4.4 /5 (18 votes)
“Helm – a free, cross-platform, polyphonic synthesizer that runs on GNU/Linux, Mac, and Windows as a standalone[...]
Vital | Audio Plugins for Free

Vital

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VSTAudioUnitLV2
33K Views Rating: 4.2 /5 (43 votes)
“Warp waves in new ways Give new life to wavetables by using Vital’s spectral oscillator warping. Spectral w[...]