8 sample strings libraries compared

A comparison between 8 different strings VST libraries

Jun 14, 2018 · 1 min read

The Track

Some block chords with a spiccato pattern


  • Reverb applied as a send effect, ValhallaRoom, Large Hall preset at -6dB.
  • Mastered with Ozone 8 Elements, Modern Master preset.


  • Musical Sampling Trailer Strings (Soft sustain)
  • Musical Sampling Trailer Strings (Full sustain)
  • Heavyocity Novo
  • Cinematic Strings 2
  • EWQL Hollywood Strings
  • Spitfire Audio Albion ONE
  • Spitfire Audio LABS Strings
  • Orchestral Tools Metropolis Ark I

The Result

No scientific method was used in the making of this example ;-)

Happy composing!