Reel Tape Suite


Elusive magnetic vibe

Bring the unmistakable warmth and punch of analog tape to your mix with the Reel Tape Suite. This powerful collection of three plug-ins—Reel Tape Saturation, Reel Tape Delay, and Reel Tape Flanger—will beef up your mixes and add that elusive magnetic vibe to your live sound.

Reel Tape Saturation models the inherent warmth of classic analog tape machines and tape formulations with astounding accuracy, instantly infusing your music with an authentic “old-school” feel. Reel Tape Delay and Reel Tape Flanger duplicate electro-mechanical delay and flanging effects, and give you real-time control over every nuance of these classic techniques.

Featuring streamlined interfaces with intuitive controls, these incredibly useful and easy-to-use plug-ins will become indispensable elements in your audio arsenal, whether you’re mixing digital recordings or live sound.


  • Reel Tape Saturation
  • Reel Tape Delay
  • Reel Tape Flanger
  • Reel Tape Saturation emulates the color characteristics, tape compression, and saturation effects of popular analog tape formulations, including the classic Ampex 456* and higher-output Quantegy GP9*. It also features carefully modeled characteristics from renowned tape machines such as the 3M M79* and Studer A800*.

  • Reel Tape Delay emulates analog tape echo and delay effects with expertly modeled frequency response, noise, wow and flutter, and distortion characteristics. Reproduce fluctuations in tape speed—both small and large. You can even get the effect of adjusting tape speed during the record/playback process.

  • Reel Tape Flanger thoroughly models the tape flanging process and hardware characteristics, and provides an arsenal of controls for shaping the output in real time. The sonic characteristics of frequency response, noise, wow and flutter, and distortion are captured in detail and applied to a variety of tape speed and delay control options.

* Avid Reel Tape plug-ins are not connected with, or approved or endorsed by, the owners of the 3M, Studer, Ampex, or Quantegy trademarks. These names are used solely to identify the products that were modeled to create the Reel Tape plug-ins.


 OS  Windows 8, Windows 7
 OS Mac OS 10.11.x, Mac OS 10.10.x, Mac OS 10.9.x,
Mac OS 10.8.x, Mac OS 10.7.x
 Pro Tools  Pro Tools | First, Pro Tools 12.x, Pro Tools 11.x, Pro Tools 10.x
 Sample Rate Support Max Rate: 192k
 Copy Protection Requires iLok2


 AAX Native 64
 AAX AudioSuite 64
 AAX Native 32
 AAX AudioSuite 32



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