Set yourself free with HALion Sonic SE

HALion Sonic SE 3 is a stripped-down version of HALion Sonic 3 without giving up on sound quality and accessibility. The streamlined VST workstation lets you load and play a plethora of sound content: the SE libraries shipping with Steinberg’s digital audio workstations, VST Sound Instrument Sets for HALion and the custom user libraries created within the HALion 6 sampler and sound creation system.

VST3, VST2, AU and AAX

Stand-alone application

Load and play HALion libraries

HALion Sonic SE 3 is available for free as a plug-in for any VST3, VST2, AU and AAX compatible host and as a stand-alone application for macOS and Windows.

Log in or create your Steinberg ID to receive your personal activation code.

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System requirements

HALion Sonic SE 3
Operating systems (Windows)
Windows 7 (64-bit), Windows 8.1 (64-bit), Windows 10 (64-bit)
Operating systems (Mac)
macOS Sierra, macOS High Sierra, macOS Mojave, macOS Catalina
Display resolution minimum
1366 x 768
Display resolution recommended
1920 x 1080
PlugIn format (Win)
VST 2, VST 3, AAX
PlugIn format (Mac)
VST 3, AU, AAX
CPU minimum
64-bit Intel or AMD multi-core
CPU recommended
Intel i5 or faster
RAM minimum
4 GB
RAM recommended
8 GB
Hard disk free space
30 GB
Internet connection for
account sign up and product registration, installer download, license activation, additional downloads

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