by Evan James

Why upgrade to KOMPLETE 14? Here’s what’s new

Take a closer look at all the new features in the latest
version of our flagship production suite

The world’s leading production suite is back with all new instruments and effects! Discover flagship synths, lushly sampled instruments, and studio-grade effects, including latest releases PLAYBOX, 40’S VERY OWN DRUMS and KEYS, and SESSION GUITARIST – ELECTRIC MINT, plus fresh additions from iZotope, Plugin Alliance, and Brainworx.

If you’re a previous KOMPLETE owner, you don’t want to miss out on KOMPLETE 14. From the latest instruments and effects to a fresh batch of inspiring new Expansions, log in to see the new arrivals to KOMPLETE 14 and save when you update or upgrade.

Read on to learn more about what’s new, including a point by point explanation of each new feature – plus demo videos and comprehensive breakdowns of what’s inside all four exciting new versions of KOMPLETE 14.

What’s new?

Meet the latest arrivals to KOMPLETE 14. With over 60 new additions, it’s our biggest suite yet, packed with everything you need to bring your ideas to life, whatever your style.

Get hands-on with the latest Play Series instruments, and explore over 100 Expansions to ignite your creativity; dabble in any genre, from the cinematic flavors of CHOIR: OMNIA, LORES, and PIANO COLORS, to the head-nodding hip hop of 40’S VERY OWN DRUMS and KEYS, and the powerful randomization and layering of PLAYBOX; sculpt your sounds to perfection with studio shine from Plugin Alliance and Brainworx; and achieve a professional master faster than ever with iZotope’s Ozone 10 Standard.


KONTAKT 7 makes it easier than ever to find the sounds you want. More than a sampler, this shapeshifting platform has powered two decades of blockbuster film scores and chart-topping hits, plus thousands of incredible instruments. The latest version of the world’s favorite sampler comes with a brand-new updated Factory Library, enhanced HiDPI browsing, and improved instrument-building technology.

Native Access 2

Native Access 2 is your go-to app for downloading, activating, and updating all your NI music creation tools. With brand-new search, list, and filter-by-genre functions, Native Access 2 is the improved way to manage all your Native Instruments software. From managing subscriptions, adding new product serials, and navigating through your collection of production tools, Native Access 2 makes managing your library simple, so you can spend less time installing and more time creating.

Ozone 10 Standard

Mastering made easy. The latest version of the industry’s most comprehensive professional audio mastering software delivers AI-powered assistive technology that helps bring balance to your music. Achieving a professional master is faster than ever with Ozone 10.

Instantly match the sound of your favorite chart-topping hits and reference files using the new Master Assistant, maximize loudness with the new Magnify Soft Clip, and improve mono with the new Recover Sides.

Plugin Alliance

KOMPLETE 14 welcomes additions from our Soundwide partners, Plugin Alliance and Brainworx. From legendary analog synths, iconic console emulations, studio-grade effects, vocal tuning, and more, there’s now even more tools to help lend your sounds that studio shine.

Explore subtle and precise pitch correction to extravagant vocal tuning effects with BX_CRISPYTUNER; dive into a powerful recreation of a 70’s analog synth legend and craft psychedelic sounds with frequency modulation and full polyphony of up to 32 voices with BX_OBERHAUSEN; or dirty up your sound with artifacts and degradation from analog and digital devices with LO-FI-AF.

Connect your studio

All the instruments and effects in KOMPLETE 14 STANDARD come ready to plug and play with NI hardware, so you can spend less time setting up and more time in flow.

Four versions to choose from

Choose the version that fits your needs – from the streamlined essentialism of SELECT to the sweeping maximalism of COLLECTOR’S EDITION:

  • SELECT: Everything you need to spark new ideas and take your tracks to the finish line, from inspiring sounds and premium synths to top-notch effects, kits, and more. Packs powerful synths, high-impact drums, studio-grade effects, and an array of shapeable sounds, giving you all you need to kickstart ideas and get in your creative flow. Now includes the Play Series instrument SOUL SESSIONS, and latest Expansions BACKYARD JAMS, NEO BOOGIE, and MOTHER BOARD.
  • STANDARD: With sounds and tools for any genre and style, KOMPLETE 14 STANDARD packs the best of NI into one powerful bundle. Explore flagship synths, expressive sampled instruments, and studio-grade effects, including latest releases PLAYBOX, 40’S VERY OWN DRUMS & KEYS, and SESSION GUITARIST – ELECTRIC MINT, plus fresh additions from iZotope, Plugin Alliance, and Brainworx. Includes 87 instruments and effects, plus 39 Expansions.
  • ULTIMATE: Packs a punch, with even more synths, sampled instruments, and studio-grade effects, as well as fresh additions from iZotope, Plugin Alliance, and Brainworx. Boasting new releases like EAST ASIA, SEQUIS, and PICKED NYLON, plus a range of premium orchestral and cinematic tools including ASHLIGHT and PIANO COLORS, it’s all you need to bring your ideas to life and polish them for release. Includes 140 instruments and effects, plus 62 Expansions.
  • COLLECTOR’S EDITION: Get total creative freedom with almost everything we’ve ever released – a huge collection of synths, sampled instruments, effects, and orchestral libraries. KOMPLETE 14 COLLECTOR’S EDITION is our definitive production bundle, with specialized scoring tools for pro-level composers and producers including CHOIR: OMNIA, LORES, Knif Audio Knifonium, and bx_console Focusrite SC, plus KONTAKT 7, Ozone 10 Standard, and many more. Includes 148 instruments and effects, plus 103 Expansions.

Learn more

KOMPLETE 14 is out now. Get the full rundown, check your upgrade price, and hear the new Factory Library in action over on the product page now.


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