Is Full Bucket Music's Kern the streamlined free VST plugin synth you've been looking for?

Promises high performance and low CPU load

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Full Bucket Music is giving lovers of free VST plugin synths something else to smile about with the release of Kern, a streamlined instrument that's said to impose a low CPU hit.

Available with a choice of two interface styles, this 2-oscillator synth offers 32 voices of polyphony, a low-pass filter, two envelopes and an LFO. There's also a chorus effect and support for MIDI learn.

Kern is available now as a free download from the Full Bucket Music website. It comes in Windows 32/64-bit VST 2.4 flavours.

Does Kern deserve a place in our list of the best free VST plugin synths? If you've tried it, let us know.

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