Dear Reality, the expert in spatial audio, is well-known for its high-quality immersive audio spatializer dearVR PRO and the innovative VR controller dearVR SPATIAL CONNECT. Founded in 2014 by Christian Sander and Achim Fell, Dear Reality strives to make the immersive world accessible for everyone. Dear Reality’s groundbreaking algorithms offer ultra-realistic acoustics with a true perception of direction, externalization, distance, reflections, and reverb. Innovative tools speed up audio productions by offering fast and intuitive workflows. Dear Reality’s products are used worldwide by sound engineers, sound designers, broadcasters, and musicians to create stunning realistic immersive audio productions. Since 2019 Dear Reality is part of the Sennheiser group and part of the Sennheiser AMBEO program.
To enable you to dive into the creative immersive audio world, Dear Reality offers a range of solutions suitable for any desired production and pocket. The product range includes spatializer plugins, standalone VR controller applications and assets for game engines.
With dearVR MONITOR you access your own reference-grade virtual mix room through headphones, using Dear Reality’s outstanding virtual acoustics headphone technology.
Don’t be limited anymore by poor room acoustics or missing multi-channel speaker setups. Create amazing sounding mixes anytime, anywhere, and in any multi-channel format.
Experience an acoustic reference you can rely on and produce with greater confidence and accuracy.
The VST/AAX/AU spatializer plugin dearVR MUSIC turns your DAW into a 3D audio powerhouse. With state-of-the-art algorithms and a powerful yet fast and intuitive interface dearVR MUSIC gives all the tools you need to create stunning realistic, immersive music productions. No advanced engineering chops are needed to make your mix come alive as a full 360° sound experience on any pair of headphones.
Create with dearVR PRO one audio mix for all formats. The VST/AAX/AU spatializer plugin offers binaural, Ambisonics and multi-channel loudspeaker output formats (from 5.1 to 13.1) in just one tool. dearVR PRO lets you create ultra-realistic acoustics with 46 virtual room presets, from car to cathedral. Enhance your audio for music, post-production, games, VR, AR and 360° video productions with the most natural room simulation and advanced spatialization.
Today’s immersive audio productions need an advanced 3D-panning tool to freely position sounds everywhere in a three-dimensional space. With dearVR MICRO you enter the world of spatial audio quickly, efficiently, and with the best possible audio quality by Dear Reality and Sennheiser AMBEO. And it is available for free!
Create mind-blowing audio productions and experience being placed directly in the center of a surrounding audio scene.
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dearVR AMBI MICRO
dearVR AMBI MICRO allows you to mix, monitor and render Ambisonics tracks right out of the box.
The free VST/AAX/AU plugin is the all-in-one solution for creative Ambisonics productions. Furthermore, dearVR AMBI MICRO offers an optimized A-to-B conversion for the Sennheiser AMBEO VR microphone and supports higher-order Ambisonics output formats as well as multiple binaural output formats (Facebook360, YouTube VR).
dearVR SPATIAL CONNECT
Take the next step into immersive audio by mixing in VR with dearVR SPATIAL CONNECT.
Use the VR controller to intuitively change positions of sound sources and write automations by pointing at them in the virtual space around you. Change levels by controlling the faders on the meterbridge or by simply performing an up or down gesture - just like painting your mix. Jump through the timeline, set markers, loop points, and change automations modes.
Transfer with dearVR SPATIAL CONNECT dearVR PRO’s automation data from your DAW directly into the game engine Unity.
Create with dearVR UNITY ultra-realistic acoustic environments in the Unity game engine and add a true perception of direction, distance, reflections, and reverb to your interactive audio productions.
dearVR UNITY, tested as the number one spatializer plugin for Unity with the best sound and the best externalization, offers positional 3D audio and true-to-life acoustic room virtualization.
Experience the professional end-to-end-workflows by Dear Reality and Sennheiser AMBEO. Use dearVR AMBI MICRO to mix your favorite AMBEO VR Mic Ambisonics recordings. Bring additional regular audio sources to the immersive world using dearVR MUSIC and dearVR PRO. Dive into spatial audio productions in any place by using the VR application dearVR SPATIAL CONNECT. Enhance your interactive audio productions using dearVR UNITY.