Capture moments. Create beats.
Add Life to your music.

Life by XLN Audio lets you generate infinite beats with the unique sounds from your life's favorite moments. Capture anything, anywhere, anytime with Life's accompanying mobile Field Recorder and DAW Recorder apps.

MusicTech 10/10 Excellence Award

"Life might just transform the way you make beats."

Clovis McEvoy, MusicTech

Create beats with your new happy accidents machine.

Generate infinite beats with the unique sounds from your life. Just hit Randomize until you hear something that inspires you. Tweak your beat live with Life's endless AI-powered variation controls.

Capture anything. Instantly synced to your desktop.

Life by XLN Audio comes bundled with the cloud synced Field Recorder and DAW Recorder for effortless sampling.

Capture anything, anywhere, with the Life Field Recorder mobile app
Life Field Recorder app
Cloud Sync

Capture on the go
with your mobile phone

The Life Field Recorder mobile app is available for free for iOS and Android. It enables you to record anything using your phone and instantly syncs it to the Life by XLN Audio plugin.

XLN Audio studio
Life DAW Recorder

Capture in high fidelity
in your music studio

The Life DAW Recorder enables you to record in high fidelity from your DAW, utilizing any instrument, microphone or outboard gear you have connected.

Import audio from your video moments
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Import audio from your favorite moments

Import audio or video directly from your phone or your computer, creating beats from moments you already cherish.

Listen to what Life can do

"Life is groundbreaking for beat creation. It's amazing. Since the first time I tried it, I was hooked."

Mike Dean

Grammy winning producer.
The Weeknd, Beyoncé, Kanye West, Travis Scott, Jay-Z, Drake, and many more.

Mike Dean

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Life by XLN Audio
Life Field Recorder app
System Requirements

macOS 10.13 or later (64-bit)

Internet connection (during installation and file transfers)


Windows 7, 8, 10, 11 (64-bit)

Internet connection (during installation and file transfers)


VST, AU, AAX (64-bit)

Standalone Application (Windows and macOS)


This product should run on any host supporting 64-bit VST, VST3, AU, or AAX plugins. XLN Audio actively tests on the host applications listed below:

  • Ableton Live 10 or later
  • Apple Logic Pro 10
  • Avid Pro Tools 11 or later (Pro Tools First is not supported)
  • Cakewalk by Bandlab
  • FL Studio 20 or later
  • Propellerhead Reason 9.5 or later
  • Reaper 5 or later
  • Steinberg Cubase 8 or later
Life Field Recorder mobile app

iOS: Version 15.4 or later

Android: Version 7.0 or later

Cloud storage

Life by XLN Audio enables cloud synchronization of audio files across multiple devices, ensuring access on any internet-connected computer. An active internet connection is required for syncing files and performing certain operations. Cloud storage for user audio and preset files is included with the product at no additional cost.