• Intuitive and Flexible

  • Quick and Easy Workflow

  • Wavetable Synth with 1 Wavetable Oscillator

  • Featuring a Noise Oscillator

  • Load Program Presets in up to 16 slots

*Requires HALion Sonic SE 3.2.20 FREE, HALion Sonic 3.2.20 or HALion 6.2.1 or higher.  (Note: HALion Sonic SE 3 requires mac OS 10.14 or Higher/ Windows 10)

*No USB-elicenser dongle required.  Works with soft e-licenser or USB.

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.


WAVE In-Depth

WAVE-LITE is a stream lined version of WAVE. A few select features have been disabled in WAVE-LITE compared to the Full Version of WAVE, but it is still incredibly capable! With the full version of WAVE, you will have access to these features which have been disabled in WAVE-LITE:

  • ​Wavetable Oscillators 2

  • The Sub Oscillator

  • An extra LFO

  • Another Step Modulator

  • A Compressor

  • Over 1200 more Wavetable Oscillator presets

  • And over 1500 expertly curated patch presets.



The SIMPLE Page allows the user to make quick tweaks to the instrument's most important parameters.

Simple Page Walkthrough

Simple Page Walkthrough

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The Advanced Page offers more complex controls and parameters to the user.

When switching to the ADVANCED Page, the Upper section remains fixed. This section all about having instant access to all the parameters that you will use most of the time without the need to jump to other screens.  

The Lower section is where you will find more in-depth parameters for the Oscillators, Motion Controls, FX, Arppegiator and Midi Player, and filter controls via XY Pads.

Main Section Walkthrough

Main Section Walkthrough

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The SYNTH Page

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The  WAVE CRE8 SYNTH page has one main wavetable oscillator and a flexible noise generator (Wavetable 2 oscillator and the Sub Oscillator AVAILALBE IN FULL VERSION)

The Wavetable Oscillator contains:

  • Over 20 wavetable options to choose from

  • Level

  • Octave

  • Course Tune and Fine Tune

  • 2D and 3D display

  • Formant functions

  • Multi Oscillator Functions

  • An LFO with multiple Wavetable destinations to modulate.


Additionally if you own one of Steinberg's products that include their instruments FLUX or ANIMA you can utilize the wavetables from those instruments inside WAVE CRE8.

The Noise Oscillator Contains:

  • Over 200 different noise types to choose from

  • Noise Level

  • Noise Pan

  • Noise Speed

  • Noise Start

  • Noise Key Follow

  • Noise Random

  • Noise Follow Pitch

  • Noise Loop

  • Noise Sync