Umlaut Audio PADS

Create stunning cinematic musical textures

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£87.95 inc. VAT
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Combining multiple layers of unique samples, Umlaut Audio PADS provides natural and organic sounds that tastefully build, adding a new level of emotion and excitement to your compositions.The instrument has been designed to be easy to use in order to get you up and running quickly, with over 140+ uniquely developed presets to choose from. Sculpt and shape the layers to your needs with envelopes, modulators, step sequencers, creative FX, and randomization options.

PADS is intuitive to use and an essential tool for any composer or sound designer.


  • Synth pads for Kontakt
  • Cinematic musical textures - Natural and Organic
  • Created for the specific needs of media composers
  • Over 80 source timbres encompassing a wide variety of textures
  • Multiple layers of samples provide hundreds of sonic combinations
  • Built-in step sequencer setting for creating rhythmic pulses
  • 140+ presets available
  • Intuitive interface provides only the most essential controls for streamlined operation

This product works with the free Kontakt Player – a free sample player based on Kontakt 5 that runs all Native Instruments’ KONTAKT instruments, as well as third-party products made for the platform.

You can download the Kontakt Player via this link (will take you to Native Instruments website)

Instruments made for Kontakt Player will also run in the full (paid for) version of Kontakt.

"Umlaut PADS provides me with wealth of inspiring and entirely usable pad sounds, drones and atmospheres, which can be easily layered into my music" - Harry Gregson-Williams (The Martian, Shrek 1,2,3,4, The Narnia Series)

"I am having a really great time working with Umlaut Audio's ARPS & PADS. The instruments are extremely intuitive and a wonderful addition to my arsenal of sound tools" - John Ottman (X Men: Apocolypse, X Men: Days of the Future Past, The Nice Guys)

Download Size:

  • 4.9 GB

Please click on the link below to view the download and install guide for this product.

Customer Reviews


Press Quotes

" would certainly make a useful addition for many working media composersSound on Sound, read the review in full

"With its dual-layer system, effects & modulation slots, PADS offers a quick and easy way to create a variety of quality pad sounds with little effort." -, read the review in full

Tech Specs

Product Type:

Virtual Instrument


  • Kontakt library

Product Specs:

System Requirements
  • Requires Kontakt 5.5.2 or the free Kontakt Player 5.5.2 or higher
  • Mac OS X 10.9, OS X 10.10 or higher is recommended
  • Windows 7 or higher
  • 4 GB of RAM Min. (8 GB recommended)
  • Internet Access - Software delivered via email download link