If you're looking for a comprehensive list of the best FREE Sylenth presets and sound banks then you've come to the right place!
Free Sylenth1 Presets at a glance:
Sylenth1 by Lennar Digital is an industry standard virtual analogue synth. Although fairly long in the tooth now, it really has stood the test of time due to its incredibly rich sound that just oozes analogue warmth.
The factory sound bank that ships with Sylenth 1 contains loads of great presets, however it's always good to expand your sonic palette further. Before you spend any money on premium preset packs however, you really should check out some of the free options first, as the quality of some of them may really surprise you.
How do you tell what's worth a download though? Well, to help you out I've scoured the internet to find the very best free Sylenth 1 presets. All the preset sound banks in this article have been downloaded and tested personally to ensure that they really are worth your time.
How Do I Install Sylenth1 Presets?
Move your downloaded .fxb files into the Sylenth sound bank folder located at: User/Library/Application Support/LennarDigital/Sylenth1/SoundBanks.
Alternatively, you can choose your own custom folder by selecting 'Menu > Bank > Custom > Choose Location' within Sylenth1.
Select your new sound bank by navigating to 'Menu > Bank > Load'.
Enjoy your new sounds!
Free Sylenth1 Presets
Note that although all the Sylenth presets in this list are free, some do require some form of "social currency" to download such as submitting an email address or a social media like/share. Where this is the case, I've made this clear in the description.
Let's go then...here is the ultimate list of FREE Sylenth1 presets:
Ultimate Modern Bank - Sylenth1 by Prowlducer
The Ultimate Modern Bank for Sylenth1 contains a whopping 202 presets to use in your EDM tracks. A mixture of pads, plucks, keys, bass sounds and much more, you're sure to find something you like in here. The only downside to this pack is that you are required to follow their various social media channels before you get access to the download. It's a hassle, however for so many great free presets it's well worth it.
Wolf DZ Collection - Sylenth1 by Wolf DZ
The Wolf DZ Collection is another decent offering of more than 50 fantastic sounding presets. As above, you'll need to go through a few social media subs to get access to the download.
Endeavor by GratuiTous
Endeavor is a pack of 20 royalty free presets consisting of great sounding plucks, leads, pads, and bass sounds. Note that to able to download the pack you need to subscribe to his YouTube channel and subscribe to his mailing list.
Sylenth1 EDM Presets by FL Studio Products
This pack contains more than 75 EDM style presets including bass, lead, and FX sounds. Refreshingly, no social currency is required to download, just make sure you watch to the end of the video for the download password.
Martin Garrix Sylenth1 Presets by 8ugustus
This pack contains 21 Sylenth presets in the style of Martin Garrix. Take a look at the video to see what you're getting as there are some great presets in here. No email address or social media follows required to download.
110 EDM Sylenth Presets by Magthegreat
This great pack features a generous 110 EDM style presets, including leads, pads, bass sounds, and FX. Social media follows are required to activate the download.
Future Bass Presets by AMBDZ Mix
This pack from AMBDZ Mix includes 32 fantastic Future Bass presets, including leads, bass, pads, and FX. No email address or social media follows required to download. Check out the video to see what you're getting.
Leads and Chords by Ardensity
This pack from Ardensity features a small but decent selection of 20 lead and pad sounds. No email address or social media follows required to download.
Free Ultimate Collection by EDM Templates
This amazing free pack from EDM Templates includes a variety of goodies including presets for Sylenth1 and Serum for a number of different genres, MIDI files, and much more. It's huge! Note that a valid email address is required to download.
Sylenth Progressive Sessions by Bugsy Del Mar
This pack contains a selection of epic sounding progressive house and trance presets. A valid email address is required to download.
I hope you found something you liked in this collection of free Sylenth1 presets. If you've come across a sound bank that you think should be included, then let me know in the comments below.
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