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Dexed is described as 'FM-type softsynth developed by Pascal Gauthier of Digital Suburban. It n ideal application for importing, playing and editing/managing sysex patches from both the classic Yamaha DX7 synthesizer and the TX7' and is a music production app in the audio & music category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Dexed for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD and iPad. The best alternative is Surge Synthesizer, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Dexed are Helm, ZynAddSubFX, Omnisphere and Odin 2.

Dexed alternatives are mainly Music Production Apps but may also be Digital Audio Workstations. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Dexed.
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  • FreeOpen Source
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  • Windows
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Dexed is an FM-type softsynth developed by Pascal Gauthier of Digital Suburban. It is an ideal application for importing,...

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  1. Surge Synthesizer icon

    Surge Synthesizer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    Surge is an open source digital synthesizer originally written and sold as a commercial product by @kurasu (Claes Johanson) at Vember Audio.

    ⚫︎ Virtual InstrumentSurge Synthesizer uses mainy virtual instruments (piano, guitar, drums, bass, etc.).
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    Helm

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Helm is a free, cross-platform, polyphonic synthesizer with a powerful modulation system. Helm runs on GNU/Linux, Mac, and Windows as a standalone program or LV2/VST/VST3/AU plugin.

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  3. ZynAddSubFX icon

    ZynAddSubFX

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    ZynAddSubFX is a fully featured open source software synthesizer capable of making a countless number of instruments, from some common heard from expensive hardware to interesting sounds that you'll boost to an amazing universe of sounds.

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    Omnisphere

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Omnisphere is the flagship synthesizer of Spectrasonics® - an instrument of extraordinary power and versatility. This award-winning plugin brings many different types of synthesis together into one amazing-sounding instrument that will inspire a lifetime of exploration.

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    Odin 2

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Odin 2, the successor of Odin 1, is a gratis, open-source, cross-platform, semi-modular subtractive-style software synthesizer. It covers about every type of synthesis out there.

    ⚫︎ Virtual InstrumentOdin 2 uses mainy virtual instruments (piano, guitar, drums, bass, etc.).
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    Synth1

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    Synth1 is a software synthesizer modeled on the Clavia Nord Lead 2 Red Synth. It combines the common sound synthesis method of Subtractive & FM synthesis.

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    Oxe FM Synth

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Oxe FM Synth is a touch-sensitive, realtime polyphonic FM-based music synthesizer created and maintained by Oxe Software.

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    Tunefish 4

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    A virtual analog synthesizer, Tunefish v4 was developed as a smaller replacement of Tunefish v3 with roughly the same power - some might argue it's even more powerful. It was also ported over to Linux and MacOS and was given a new polished UI.

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    padthv1

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • BSD

    An old-school polyphonic additive synthesizer.

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    synthv1

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • BSD

    synthv1 is an old-school all-digital 4-oscillator subtractive polyphonic synthesizer with stereo fx.

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