Native Instruments Komplete 9 Ultimate Update from Komplete 8 Ultimate allows owners of Komplete 8 Ultimate to upgrade to the version 9 at a great price! Discover all new sounds in the latest version to expand your musical possibilities. Must own Komplete 8 Ultimate to qualify for this update. Aside from incredible new sounds and upgraded features, Komplete Ultimate 9 adds the following incredible instruments and effects:
- Skanner XT
- The Giant
- Session Horns
- Action Strings
- Scarbee Rickenbacker Bass
- Abbey Road Vintage Drummer
- Premium Tube Series
- Battery 4
- Reverb Classics
The Native Instruments Komplete 9 Ultimate Software Suite is comprised of the entire range of Komplete instruments and effects! This incredible tool provides unparalleled power for production, composition, live performance and sound design. Featuring 54 products in total, 370GB of samples and over 16,000 sound, NI Komplete 9 Ultimate instantly provides you with remarkable possibilities.
Some of the industry leading tools you’ll get include Kontakt 5, Reaktor 5, and GuitarRig 5 Pro, plus the monosynth Monark and the re-designed Battery 4. You'll also get Scarbee Rickenbacker Bass, Action Strings, Session Horns, Abbey Road Vintage Drummer, and Damage for truly limitless possibilities. And the Reverb Classics, Premium Tube Series, and Solid Mix Series deliver a complete studio effects suite.
Native Instruments Komplete 9 Ultimate Software Suite Features
- The all-inclusive premium bundle for music professionals
- 65 products in total, with 370 GB of samples
- Over 16,000 sounds created by top sound designers for instant, inspiring quality
- The cutting edge in studio production, live performance, instrument and sound design
- Includes the uncompromising new MONARK synth and the completely redesigned powerhouse drum sampler BATTERY 4
- Comprehensive range of KOMPLETE Instruments, featuring RAZOR, DAMAGE, and ACTION STRINGS
- Outstanding collection of KOMPLETE Effects, including the PREMIUM TUBE SERIES and REVERB CLASSICS
- Ready for any DAW including Pro Tools, Logic, Cubase, Live
- Seamless integration with Maschine
- Includes a $25 e-voucher for use at the NI Online Shop
- Fast, easy installation from a dedicated USB 2.0 hard drive
NI Komplete 9 Ultimate weighs in at 370 GB of premium sound content – which is why it comes on its own dedicated USB 2.0 drive. Easily install Komplete 9 Ultimate software to your chosen internal or external drive without the lengthy DVD installation process.
With the full range of Komplete Instruments and Effects, totaling over 16,000 sounds and including 370 GB of samples, version 9 is Native Instrument’s most complete audio production suite ever. Below is a list of some of the included products.
Kontakt 5 and Reaktor 5.8
Two powerful flagship products: REAKTOR 5.8, the ever-expanding modular sound studio driving synthesis into the future and KONTAKT 5, the most powerful engine for sample-based instrument design - packed with 43GB of premium sounds, all-new studio effects, ground breaking filters and an arsenal of in-depth features.
Nine Amazing Software Synths
The virtual analog powerhouse Monark monosynth joins the dynamic, raucous Skanner XT and two other incredible instruments by the father of Reaktor in Komplete 9 Ultimate’s synth arsenal. Alongside them are the bass music heavyweight Massive, the crystalline sound of FM8, the otherworldly sound of Absynth, and a stunning collection of 20 vintage analog synths and keyboards.
Strings, Horns, and Cinematic Sounds
Power up your cinematic productions with the intuitive, instantly-playable ACTION STRINGS and SESSION HORNS, and the crushing, epic percussion of DAMAGE. Go even further with SESSION STRINGS PRO, the gold-standard contemporary strings and the powerful, forward-looking sound design possibilities of EVOLVE MUTATIONS and EVOLVE MUTATIONS 2.
Creative and Studio Effects
NI Komplete 9 Ultimate delivers the Premium Tube Series and Reverb Classics – a fully-loaded, premium-sounding set of studio effects – next to an already-incredible effect suite featuring the updated Solid Mix Series, a versatile 'magic wand' for placing instruments in a mix, one of Tim Exile's amazing creations, DJ effects for the studio and monster IR reverb.
Ultimate Drums and Percussion
A completely redesigned BATTERY 4 and ABBEY ROAD VINTAGE DRUMMER join a century of inspired drumming with STUDIO DRUMMER, ABBEY ROAD 60s DRUMMER, ABBEY ROAD 70s DRUMMER, ABBEY ROAD 80s DRUMMER and ABBEY ROAD MODERN DRUMMER – a full range of electronic and acoustic percussion ready for all production duties. Complimented by a versatile set of hard-hitting electronic and ethnic percussion.
The Entire World of Guitar and Bass
Guitar Rig 5 Pro is a professional guitar studio, featuring essential amps and effects plus Control Room Pro – putting you behind a virtual mixing desk to sculpt your tone to perfection. All this alongside the devastating, signature sound of RammFire, and the legendary Scarbee collection of sampled instruments including Scarbee Funk Guitarist and Scarbee Rickenbacker Bass.
Perfect Piano and Keys
The Giant becomes part of a rich assortment of keys and pianos included in Native Instruments Komplete 9 Ultimate software - from signature artists' personal instruments and phrases, to classic organs, a legendary cast of perfectly sampled electric, upright and concert grand pianos.
What’s New in Komplete 9 Ultimate
Synthesis and Drum Sampling
Epic Cinematic Instruments
- MONARK – Captures every nuance of the king of monosynths in spectacular detail. This is the holy grail of analog modeling.
- BATTERY 4 – New look, major workflow enhancements, and a supercharged new library. The legacy begins again.
- SKANNER XT – Part sampler, part synth, SKANNER XT delivers big and nasty basses, celestial pads and intriguing, morphing soundscapes.
Studio Quality Effects
- ACTION STRINGS – The epic, blockbuster sound of a string orchestra, instantly playable and recorded live in stunning quality.
- DAMAGE – Dark, aggressive, thrilling and threatening cinematic percussion with a tense, epic edge.
- EVOLVE – A premier selection of extraordinary cinematic sounds, rhythms and FX, guaranteed to enliven any audio project.
Dynamic, Playable Instruments
- RC 48 – A rich, elaborate, and refined reverb that adds a golden touch to acoustic instruments and vocals.
- RC 24 – Lush, larger-than-life hall reverbs and impressive sound design possibilities with stunning accuracy.
- VARI COMP – An all-purpose, easy-to-use, two-channel compressor with breathtakingly transparent sound.
- ENHANCED EQ – The go-to EQ for warmth, body and definition at the bottom end of your mix, or for crisping up the midrange.
- PASSIVE EQ – This musical, all-purpose EQ is a natural choice for a wide range of production duties. Doubles as a premium mastering tool.
- DRIVER – A smooth filter, powerful distortion, and audio modulation combine to take tracks from subtle filtering to all out mayhem.
- SESSION HORNS – A tight, four-piece horn section sampled in pristine quality. Perfect for funk, pop, reggae, indie and neo-soul productions.
- ABBEY ROAD VINTAGE DRUMMER – Ultra-rare drums with the authentic sound and feel of a golden era. Recorded at Abbey Road Studios, London.
- SCARBEE RICKENBACKER BASS – The iconic, punchy midrange and rumbling power of a Rickenbacker 4003 – officially approved by Rickenbacker.
- THE GIANT – The sound of the world's biggest upright piano – an intense, dynamic playing experience with a sound that’s nothing short of inspiring.