KOMPAKT is a streamlined, professional quality sampler that provides access to literally thousands of sample-based instruments and libraries. Powered by the efficient KONTAKT engine, KOMPAKT combines intuitive handling and a capable architecture with excellent sound quality. The factory library contains hundreds of detailed and convincing pianos, basses, loops, drums, guitars, strings, and more from the outstanding East West and Zero-G libraries. KOMPAKT is the quickest way to build a production-ready instrument collection, and it can also import KONTAKT, Gigasampler™, HALion, EXS™, Akai™, and other common formats.
KOMPAKT features an exceptional selection of sounds from the acclaimed East West and Zero-G libraries. Shipping on three CDs, the two gigabyte library includes acoustic and electric pianos, basses, drums, loops, and guitars. A wide range of orchestral strings and solo instruments mix perfectly with choirs, brass, and percussion. The world of synths are covered with vintage leads, pads, basses, and much more.
Included library contains more than 200 instruments - 2 GB of sounds!
Professional Sound Shaping
KOMPAKT makes no compromises playing and performing sample-based instruments. Powerful multi-mode filters, envelopes, and LFOs give a wealth of creative possibilities. Integrated high-quality reverb, chorus, and delay effects give each sample life and depth. KOMPAKT offers professional details allowing for convincing realism of acoustic samples. Direct from Disk* playback lets samples be as large as available hard drive space. Eight-part multilingual and 256 voice polyphony allow lush arrangements for top productions.
Power and Simplicity
KOMPAKT’s clean and intuitive interface doesn't let technology get in the way of creativity. An integrated browser with full drag and drop support makes it easy to find the perfect sound. All important instrument parameters can be immediately adjusted without the need to page, scroll, or fumble through a manual. KOMPAKT puts the world’s finest sample-based instruments at your fingertips.
*With freely-downloadable Direct from Disk extension.
KONTAKT-based sample- player with hundreds of instruments
Comprehensive sound architecture
Integrated file browser with drag & drop
Includes two gigabytes of exceptional instruments from East West and Zero-G
Professional sound quality with advanced 32-bit processing
Supports Direct from Disk* playback
Powerful filter offers six types, including low-pass, high-pass, and band-pass
Three envelopes and four LFOs
Integrated effects: chorus, reverb, phaser, and delay
Eight-part multitimbral, 256 voice polyphonic
Import and compatibility
Akai™ S-1000/S-3000, Gigasampler™, SF2™,
HAL ion™, EXS™, BATTERY™, LM4™, AIFF and WAV from 8 to 32 bits with up to 192 kHz
VST® 2.0, MAS™, DXi™, ASIO™, Soundmanager™, FreeMIDI™,
OMS™, Audio Units, Core Audio, RTAS
Windows XP/2000/ME/98, Pentium III/ Athlon 400 MHz, 256 MB RAM
Mac OS 9.2 or higher, G3 500 MHz, 256 MB RAM
Windows XP, Pentium III/ Athlon 700 MHz, 512 MB
Mac OS 9.2 or higher including OSX, G4 733, 512 MB
* With freely downloadable Direct from Disk extension.