Cockos releases Reaper 5.0 music production software


Cockos has released version 5.0 of Reaper, containing many under-the-hood optimizations and improvements.

Cockos Reaper 5

REAPER is a complete digital audio production application for Windows and OS X, offering a full multitrack audio and MIDI recording, editing, processing, mixing and mastering toolset.

REAPER supports a vast range of hardware, digital formats and plugins, and can be comprehensively extended, scripted and modified.

Changes in Reaper 5.0

  • FX: VST3 support, sample-accurate automation for VST3 and JSFX, FX browser improvements.
  • ReaScript: API and scripting improvements, including a built-in development environment for creating and debugging scripts in LUA, EEL, or Python. Create anything from simple macros, to complex new functionality.
  • Control grouping: Flexible, automatable VCA control. Link groups of track controls together at any point in the signal flow.
  • Video: Many improvements to video support and performance, including real-time programmable track and item effect processing.
  • FX parameter automation: Full automation and MIDI/OSC learn support for per-take FX, improved FX envelope and modulation management via the Project Bay, increased automation recording speed.
  • And more: New GUI layouts, Media Explorer improvements, metronome beat patterns, Opus support, MIDI note-off editing, new volume envelope modes, new actions and API functions, and many other fixes and improvements.

Reaper 5 is available for purchase for $60 USD (discounted license) / $225 USD (commercial license).

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