Reaper Version 5 ReleasedAugust 30, 2015
This week saw the release of version 5 of the popular DAW Reaper. The new version touts:
– VST 3 Support and improvements to the FX browser.
-Reascript improvements, including a built-in development environment to facilitate the creation of simple macros and more complex scripts.
-The ability to link groups of track controls together at any point in the signal flow.
-A variety of improvements to video support.
-Full fx automation and improved automation recording speed.
Additionally there are new GUI layouts, new metronome beat patterns, new volume envelope modes and a myriad of bug fixes. Reaper’s popularity is often attributed to its reasonable price and indefinite trial period, but one thing is for certain, it’s a full-fledged and highly functional digital audio workstation.