SampleTank 4 SE

by IK Multimedia

Unlock the power of SampleTank 4 SE with 2,000 specially-chosen instruments. Light but robust, this sound and groove station includes over 30 GB of sounds, including 25 GB of all-new sounds.

Your new fast-track to world-class tracks

Find any type of sound fast and tailor them to your needs with the new deep, powerful editing options and a new modulation matrix.

New dynamic “groove players” – an arpeggiator, strummer, and pattern and loop players – turn your sounds into songs faster than ever.

It all starts with sound

Your “go to” virtual instrument is the one you open first; the one you trust to give you the sounds you need to get started or get the job done. SampleTank 4 SE now offers a massive sound library, with over 30 GB and 2,000 instrument presets carefully balanced across the widest range of styles, genres and sounds.

Dig Deeper

Choose from 16 filters, edit envelopes, oscillators, portamento, polyphony, and more.

The options are endless.

Modulation Matrix

SampleTank 4’s new modulation matrix gives you complete control over the organic complexity of your sounds.

Easily link modulation sources like envelopes, LFOs, oscillators, and even individual instrument element. Your creativity is the only limit to designing even the most intricate soundscapes.

SampleTank 4 turns presets into performances with 4 new “Player” sections:
the Arpeggiator, Strummer, Phraser and Loop Manager.


The Arpeggiator offers fresh ways to create patterns.
Draw in up to 16-note patterns, set velocity, length, swing and more.


The Strummer lets you set chords, position, direction, and more,
and then intelligently creates your accompaniment.


Use the Phraser pattern player to browse over 4,000 MIDI patterns and map them to keys fast.
Adjust intensity, humanize and swing for infinite variations.

Loop Manager

The Loop Manager boasts over 7,500 loops available between loop instruments.
Pitch, grain, and time controls keeps things fresh.

Mixing is faster and more powerful, with in-interface access to all onboard effects. You can mix an entire track in one window, keeping you focused on the music and not menu-diving.

Easy access

Each track in the mixer gives you access to panning, volume, mute,
solo, and routing, so you never have to leave the window.


Each track also includes instant in-window access to all 5 effects slots,
so you can adjust effects on the fly.

Mix window

The Mix window offers 4 effects sends and master bus, all with space for 5 effects, for professional routing & mixing.


SampleTank 4 also adds console channel strips, letting you mix with the sound of legendary studio consoles from all eras.

SampleTank 4 SE is included
with LANDR Studio

Create and release more music for one low price with Plugins, Samples,
Mastering, Distribution and more
— starting at just $11.99/mo.

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System requirements


macOS 10.10 or higher

(AU, VST 2, VST 3, AAX)


Windows 7 or higher (64 bit)

(VST 2, VST 3, AAX)