Calabasas, CA (August 9, 2017)—Guitar effects specialist Line 6 has introduced Helix Native ($399.99 MSRP), a 64-bit, AAX, AU and VST3 platform-compatible plug-in featuring more than 200 vintage and modern amps, HX Hybrid cabinets, 16 microphones, 23 recording distances and a bevy of effects emulations via the company’s HX Modeling technology.

According to Line 6, HX Modeling “accurately recreates the behavior of even the most idiosyncratic vintage effects by modeling their individual components.”

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This in turn allows for the emulation of authentic-sounding fuzz, distortions and unique tonalities such as germanium or silicon transistor diode-based characteristics.

Helix Native presets are compatible with Helix Floor, Helix LT and Helix Rack hardware, allowing current Helix users flexible options for incorporating the plug-in into their current workflow.

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