FL Studio 20 is here and Fruity Loops is on Macs at last

FL Studio have just jumped from version 12 to 20 and with it their bringing their acclaimed music software to Apple computers for the first time.

To celebrate 20 years of their acclaimed Fruity Loops music production software and digital audio workstation (DAW), Image Line have skipped 13-19 and launched FL Studio 20. The launch brings a bunch of wicked new features to play with and also sees Apple Macs gain access to one of the world’s favourite music software.

What’s new and improved:

Advanced Audio: Multi-track audio recording Time-stretching and pitch shifting pristine audio editing.

Sequencing: Industry leading Piano roll editor MIDI recording and control Pattern or Linear workflow.

Mixing & Effects: Multi-track mixer Automation control VST plugin support.

The Mixer

Mix and master music to the highest professional standards. All the features you need to create today’s most complex productions including, effects chains, audio sends, side-chain control, advanced automation, plugin delay compensation and more…

Piano Roll

FL Studio’s Piano roll has the well deserved reputation as the best Piano roll in the business. The Piano roll’s is used to send note and automation data to plugin instruments (sequencing). It includes a wide range of tools to aid complex score editing and manipulation.

Browser and Playlist

No other DAW matches the flexibility of FL Studio’s Playlist. Sequence all elements of the project to make the final song. Tracks can hold notes, audio and automation. Place any data type anywhere and even overlay them. Use the Browser to organize all the data in your project. Free your workflow and your mind!

Over 80 plugins included

FL Studio Producer Edition includes over 80 instrument and effect plugins covering automation, sample playback/manipulation, synthesis, compression, delay, equalization filtering, flanging, phasing, chorus, reverb, distortion, bit-crushing and more. With FL Studio you will be ready to create just about any style.

Instruments & FX

If the huge array of native instruments and effects are not enough for you, FL Studio supports all VST standards 1, 2 and 3. VST gives you access to the wisest range of 3rd party plugins currently available. You can even use FL Studio itself as a VST plugin in another VST host.

Plus:
  • Vectorial Interface
  • Automation Recording & Editing
  • VST & ReWire Support
  • Multi-Touch
  • Live DJ Control
  • Advanced Help System
  • MIDI Learn
  • Visualizer effects Plugin
  • Lifetime Free Updates

FL Studio 20 is available for free to existing Fruity Loops users thanks to Image-Line’s lifetime updates policy. New users can download FL Studio 20 for as cheap as $99/€89 for the entry-level ‘Fruity Edition’. Purchase here: support.image-line.com/jshop/shop.php

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