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You will find here a few other retail amplifier simulators that I will introduce only briefly because I don't owe them and I can't test them. Yet, it's important to mention these products for those of you who might be interested in buying them.

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Guitar Rig - Revalver - Vandal - Softube - Studio Devil

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Guitar Rig (web site)

Guitar Rig is a good product, but it emulates so many things that you get kind of lost when using it. You want to try everything, mix effects, amps, microphones and in the end, you spend more time tweking stuff than actually playing. And you have so much choice that you can wonder how loyal the sound is when compared to the original gear. Yet, the results can be excellent and Guitar Rig is very thorough. Sound purists may prefer more specialized simulators, with less choice but higher fidelity.

Native Instruments Guitar Rig

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Revalver (web site)

Currently in version 4 released in late summer 2014, Peavey amplifiers are of course put forward in this software and are given their real names: 6505, 6505+, Classic 30, JSX, Triple XXX, Valveking.

You will also find other amps bearing names that remind gear from Marshall or Vox, amongst others...

The general quality of the product is excellent and you will find a large choice of stomp boxes, effects and tools.

Peavey Revalver 4

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Magix Vandal (web site)

Not as famous as Guitar Rig or Amplitube and yet pretty good. But the product is now discontinued

Magix Vandal

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Softube (web site)

Softube released 3 amp sim packs. The first one is dedicated to Metal amps, the second one to vintage amps, and the last one to bass guitars. Each pack is sold separately and only includes 2 or 3 amplifiers. In the end, it's a good but rather expensive product. Newer Marshall amp sims are also available.

Metal Amp Room - Vintage Amp Room - Bass Amp Room

Metal Amp Room (web site)

There are only two amplifiers, but the quality makes it worthy for Metal fans.
Softube Metal Amp Room - Amp 1

Softube Metal Amp Room, amp 1 - mp3 file
Softube Metal Amp Room - Amp 2

Softube Metal Amp Room, amp 2 - mp3 file

Vintage Amp Room (web site)

Three famous amplifiers are simulated in this pack: Marshall JCM 800, Fender Twin and Vox AC30.
Softube Vintage Amp Room - Marshall JCM 800

Marshall JCM 800 - mp3 file
Softube Vintage Amp Room - Fender Twin

Fender Twin - mp3 file
Softube Vintage Amp Room - Vox AC30

Vox AC30 - mp3 file

Bass Amp Room (web site)

This bass simulator offers one head and three cabs. The first cab is an 8x12, the second is a 4x12, and the third is a small 1x12. You can activate or deactivate the head and/or the cabs, so you can use an external impulse loader with the impulse of your choice.
Softube Bass Amp Room - 8x12 cab

8x12 cab - mp3 file
Softube Bass Amp Room - 4x12 cab

4x12 cab - mp3 file
Softube Bass Amp Room - 1x12 cab

1x12 cab - mp3 file

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Studio Devil (web site)

For some time now, this brand has been offering a free amp sim called British Valve Custom, but it also sells other commercial plugins: amp sims for guitar and bass, as well as a software tube preamp.

Studio Devil Virtual Guitar Amp II

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05/13/2020, 08h36

Salut, je ne sais pas comment appliquer les preset (*.fxp) aux amplis. Je ne vois nullepart une commande pour les charger sur l'ampli? Merci d'avance pour votre aide.

05/01/2020, 08h30

Bonjour, j’adore ton site c’est une super référence de sources Merci !

Dans la liste des simus d’amplis vst je ne vois pas de test sur le tonedeluxe v2, je t’invite à le tester c’est du made in France 😀 (

03/16/2020, 01h12

J'ai essayé de me créer des IR avec Voxengo Deconvolver mais je n'obtiens que des fichiers de 1K qui sont vides.
Avez-vous une idée du problème ?
Merci par avance.

02/22/2020, 08h47

Bonjour, j'ai testé récemment une simu me semble qu'on pouvait changer le skin des amplis (skaï revêtement, boutons contrôle).sauriez vous me dire le nom de cette simu? merci d'avance et félicitations pour le site, une vraie mine d'or.thierry

01/18/2020, 18h08

Whatever happened to the Cranked AC plugin? I've been looking all over for it but can't find it anywhere.

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Sorry, I never heard of this plugin. If it's an old plugin, chances are it's also a 32-bit plugin, which may not work properly on modern systems, but anyway I couldn't find it either.

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