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release date: 28.04.2015


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AAX native, AU, Mac, Standalone, VST, Win
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RealEight, 8-string electric guitar, the ideal guitar for creating lead, rhythm riff, and even bass tracks in your future rock & metal masterpieces!

RealEight was sampled using a custom, very high quality hand-made 8-string electric guitar, an instrument preferentially used for Metal and Hard Rock productions.

RealEight is a sample-based virtual instrument with an innovative approach to guitar sound modeling and guitar techniques emulated on a standard MIDI keyboard.

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RealEight provides incredible playability based on the unique performance modes and easy-to-use keyboard layout as well as the advanced key/pedal/velocity switch system allowing a keyboardist to perform guitar parts with a whole new level of realistic expression. RealEight covers practically all sounds, articulations, and techniques a professional guitarist can produce on his instrument, including mute, bridge mute, harmonics, pinch harmonics, unison bend, strumming, picking, chord chopping, scrapes, and much more...

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24-bit 96kHz high quality dry samples recorded directly from pick-ups let you easily create any desired guitar sound using your favorite amplifier simulator.

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  • Incredibly deep sound covering huge 5-octave/200-fret note range!
  • Ready-to-use Double-tracking and Quad-tracking with a single MIDI input!
  • 30+ authentic guitar articulations and effects, featuring Mutes, Bridge Mutes, Pinch Harmonics, PowerChords, Slides, Trills, and much more...
  • Easy-to-use Key/Velocity/Pedal/Mod.Wheel FX switch system.
  • Advanced Humanize option adding realism to the performance, both live and step-recorded.
  • Bass mode lowering the pitch of all strings to Bass guitar tuning.

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  • Windows 7 SP1/8.1/10 32bit or 64bit
  • VST2/VST3/AAX 32bit or 64bit host
  • 2GB+ RAM, 5GB+ free hard drive space


  • OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11
  • VST2 32bit/VST3 64bit/AU 32bit or 64bit/AAX 32bit or 64bit host
  • 2GB+ RAM, 5GB+ free hard drive space


  • Operates as a virtual instrument software plug-in in all major hosts like Logic, Cubase, Digital Performer, Sonar, Pro Tools, Studio One, Live ...
  • Works as a Standalone module
  • AAX support: Pro Tools 10.3.9 AAX32, Pro Tools 11/12 AAX64


System FAQs
System FAQs - RealEight CROSSGRADE


Please don't forget to register your copy of Real Instrument. The unregistered version will work in fully functional mode for 30 days.

To register your Real Instrument please visit
Please enter the activation number you received with your purchase, your name, and your email address to complete the registration. Your personal "keyFile" will appear in your user account immediately. You can find the latest installer and available updates for download there as well.

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An internet connection on any computer is required to authorize / activate the product (Challenge/Response).





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