Download Portatron

Please select the installer for your operating system.

Note that the Presets have not changed since Portatron 1.0, so if you’re upgrading you can safely download the installer without presets to save time and bandwidth.



Changes in 1.4.1:

  • Fix: Portapack sample references would not work when loading a song back in certain hosts

Changes in 1.4.0:

  • Custom Library locations: Now you can move the presets and add-on Portapacks where you want them (SSD drive recommended)
  • We’ve added 6 separate stereo outputs to Portatron:
    • One stereo bus for each of the four tape tracks (post Drive knob)
    • One stereo bus each for the Delay and Reverb (pre Level knob)
  • Improved compatibility with Logic Pro
  • Bug fixes and performance improvements

Changes in 1.3.0:

  • Pitch setting on each sample/track using
    • SEMI and CENT settings in the track header
    • Pitch handles on each sample
  • Minor graphic updates

Changes in 1.2.0:

  • Plugin window can be resized 50% – 200%
  • Fix: Custom artwork would be invisible on Windows
  • Fix: Working at really close zoom levels in the tape editor could cause the plugin to hang
  • Various minor fixes and improvements

Changes in 1.1.0:

  • You can now import your own custom cassette artwork
  • Parameter tooltips can now be turned off in the menu
  • Snapping in tape editor can now be turned off in the menu
  • Improved graphics performance, especially in the tape editor
  • Improved audio performance when loading samples during playback
  • Mac: AAX version now supports Apple Silicon natively
  • Installing the preset sounds is now optional
    • There’s now also a separate installer without the presets
  • Portatron now takes up less disk space, especially on Mac
  • Various optimisations and bug fixes