During the set up process you have the possibility of choosing portable installation, which means you can use REAPER on a USB flash drive and that it won’t make any changes in the registry unless you give your consent.
This application is really flexible, if we also consider its small size.
The graphic user interface is intuitive and easy to use, especially if you are a power user. The drag and drop feature and tool-less mouse interface will make your work easier and faster. One of its most significant strengths is the multitrack recording feature.
Additionally, REAPER has an excellent multiprocessor performance; it supports a wide range of hardware; you can mix and combination of file type/samplerate/bit depth on each track; you can split, resize and move items; it alloes multiple tempos and time signature per project and many other advanced options.
REAPER is friendly with your system resources and doesn’t affect your computer’s performance. Even so, it responds promptly to commands and works flawlessly.
REAPER will be an extremely useful software tool on your computer if you are interested in audio editing or if it is part of your every day work.
Its many complex features might seem confusing in the first place, but if you are interested in learning how to use this tool, it will not take you too much time to master it due to its intuitive interface.
Once you get familiar with REAPER, audio editing becomes piece of cake.
It comes with complex features and it is aimed mainly at power users, without being intimidating to beginners either.