Vapor Keys Enhanced Edition brings the iconic sounds of the 90s into the modern era! Design classic and modern FM synths, create sweet, lush melodies or dark, moody soundscapes with ease. Equipped with our latest effect modules and smart randomiser system!
Take a Listen
Vapor Keys is the ultimate blend of classic and modern sounds inspired by the 90s. The instrument combines custom electric pianos and a variety of synth sounds to create bold, unique tones with 23 accurately sampled FM and wavetable synth patches. This Enhanced Edition is a reimagined version of the legacy release only available for Kontakt. Brand-new features, improved performance, an intuitive interface, and new effects for maximum creativity!
Mix and Match
Design your own keys with Vapor Keys! This sample library offers a powerful 2+1 layer synth engine, allowing you to select and mix traditional electric key sounds with 13 additional synth sublayers for added spice. Plus, you can add a VHS-like WOW modulation effect for even more creative possibilities.
Echoes from Olympus
The Ethos reverb is another exciting addition to Vapor Keys, featuring 24 algorithms designed to transform your sounds into cinematic and ambient masterpieces. Create a lush soundscape or add depth to your tracks. Its versatile algorithms are perfect for various musical genres, from dreamy ambient music to epic soundtracks.
Brain to Another Dimension
Introducing the Dimension MK2, a new DSP effect with 19 algorithms explicitly designed for Vapor Keys! Inspired by classic hardware units such as the Roland Dimension D and Eventide Blackhole, it offers choruses, echoes, phasers, and more to widen, twist, or transform your sounds with an authentic retro or modern flavor.
Expansion #1: Vaporspace Encounters
“Vaporspace Encounters” is a collection of 50 additional artist presets for Vapor Keys. These presets have a spacey, blurry, cinematic quality and are great for creating atmospheres, making electronic music, and film scoring. The collection includes a variety of pads, plucks, and unusual sounds..
Expansion #2: Venice Electric Pianos
Get the instant 90s FM piano sounds with the “Venice Electric Pianos” collection! This collection includes 20 additional artist presets to impress the rollerskate girls on Venice Beach, or to get in the mood during hot California sunsets.
Smart Randomizer: Happy Accidents
Vapor Keys includes Karanyi Sounds’ Smart Random Controls, enabling you to create new and unique sounds quickly. These controls let you easily generate random variations by adjusting parameters such as pathces, effects and envelopes. Smart Random Controls open up new and unexpected sonic possibilities, making the creative process more enjoyable and inspiring.
Vapor Keys has 29 custom electric piano and wavetable synth patches, featuring iconic instruments like Yamaha DX7 and Arturia MicroFreak. They were recorded with a Neve 1073 Preamp, Roland Dimension D, Studer A800, and Eventide Blackhole/Lexicon 224 effect processors to achieve ultimate, fresh sounds.
The iconic sound of the 90s
Vapor Keys Summary
- 40+ Factory presets
- Additional 70 Artist Presets for free (Intro Period Only)
- Studio-grade sounds from legendary instruments
- 3 sound layers for enhanced sound design
- Streamlined set of controls (all MIDI-learnable) including:
- Volme ADSR
- Sound layer controls: volume, fine tune, octave, tone eq
- Modulators: Tremolo; Wow
- Main Gain
- Effect rack including:
- Vapor Dimension MK2 – 19 DSP algorithms explicitly designed for Vapor Keys
- Ethos – 24 lush reverb algorithms designed to transform your sounds into cinematic and ambient masterpieces.
- Effect presets for easy dial-in
- Dry/wet knobs for smoother mix
- In/Out Gain for each effect
- Our Smart Randomizer technology, including:
- Random instrument sources (Modules)
- Random Sound controls (ADSR, modulators, etc.)
- Random effects (2 FX modules separately)
- Surprise (Smart Random All)
- Mac OS X 10.11 or higher is recommended
- Windows 7 or higher
- 4 GB of RAM, 8 GB is recommended
- 2 GHz CPU with at least 4 cores
- 64 bit DAW
- 3.5 GB free disk space
- Mac OS*: AU, VST3 (64-bit)
- Windows: VST3 (64-bit)
* M1 Macs are supported
* Pro Tools and Maschine are NOT supported