Buffeater is a real-time, dynamically ordered, granular multi-effect for all versions of Reaktor 5. The effect works by capturing live audio and storing it in a temporary buffer, which allows for real-time processing of the incoming audio using granular synthesis and other methods.

  • 6 realtime granular and buffer effects
  • Playable via MIDI
  • Advanced internal automation system
  • Independent automation speed and length per knob
  • Effect signal flow is dynamically re-ordered as you play
  • 288 FX Presets and 60 Snapshots (Combos)
  • Kore and Maschine MK1 Templates
  • Time-stretching sample playback system
  • Multi-out support
  • Individual fx and multi-fx versions
  • 346mb Sample Library
  • Sounds by: c2, Richard Devine, EVAC, Glitchmachines, Josh Hinden, Mike Huckaby, Haptic,  Komposit, Rena Jones and Tembu (Bay Dawgz) 
  • Extensive Documentation and Tutorial Video
  • Free Version Updates

  • Buffeater allows you take live audio and tweak elements of the sound such as time and pitch, while controlling he signal flow of the effects by the order in which you play. With Buffeater, you can easily achieve stutters, glitch, beat repeat/juggling and/or chopped and screwed effects.

    Native Instruments Reaktor 5.8 for PC or MAC
    Reaktor Player is NOT supported.
    Native Instruments Kore 2 (if using included Kore 2 template)
    Native Instruments Maschine MK1 (if using included Maschine MK1 template)

    Please visit Native Instruments website for more information.

    The package size for this download 274.2mb zipped, so please allow yourself ample time to download the file if you are on a slow internet connection. On a very fast connection, you should be able to download the package in about 7-10 minutes.





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    Buffeater in Action

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    Buffeater Tutorials

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