Helix DSP Allocations

The values in the tables below are the upper limit of DSP reserved for each block. The numbers are not an indication of processing horsepower required but only describe how much DSP is “blocked out” by Line 6 when determining how many blocks to allow in a preset.

Amp Model DSP Allocations-2.80

 ModelBased OnCategoryAmp OnlyAmp+Cab
1whowatt 100Hiwatt® DR-103 Brillamp-guitar35.16%44.78%
2soup proSupro® S6616amp-guitar19.56%30.00%
3stone age 185Gibson® EH-185amp-guitar33.80%43.47%
3.5voltage queenVictoria® Electro Kingamp-guitar35.00%44.56%
4tweed blues nrmFender® Bassman® (normal channel)amp-guitar31.14%40.63%
5tweed blues brtFender® Bassman® (bright channel)amp-guitar30.98%40.59%
5.2fullerton nrm1958 Fender® 5C3 Tweed Deluxe (normal channel)amp-guitar37.51%46.94%
5.3fullerton brt1958 Fender® 5C3 Tweed Deluxe (bright channel)amp-guitar37.51%46.94%
5.4fullerton jump1958 Fender® 5C3 Tweed Deluxe (jumped channel)amp-guitar37.51%46.94%
5.6grammatico nrm2016 Grammatico LaGrange (normal channel)amp-guitar39.05%48.63%
5.7grammatico brt2016 Grammatico LaGrange (bright channel)amp-guitar39.05%48.63%
5.8grammatico jump2016 Grammatico LaGrange (jumped channels)amp-guitar39.05%48.63%
6us small tweedFender® Champ®amp-guitar16.14%25.72%
7us deluxe nrmFender® Deluxe Reverb® (normal channel)amp-guitar29.78%39.22%
8us deluxe vibFender® Deluxe Reverb® (vibrato channel)amp-guitar33.80%43.32%
9us double nrmFender® Twin Reverb® (normal channel)amp-guitar30.98%40.59%
10us double vibFender® Twin Reverb® (vibrato channel)amp-guitar33.35%43.00%
11mail order twinSilvertone® 1484amp-guitar33.39%43.00%
12divided duo÷13 JRT 9/15amp-guitar28.80%38.35%
13interstate zedDr Z® Route 66amp-guitar28.32%37.79%
13.5derailed ingridTrainwreck Circuits® Expressamp-guitar33.80%43.32%
14jazz rivet 120Roland® JC-120 Jazz Chorusamp-guitar17.34%26.82%
15essex a15Vox® AC-15amp-guitar27.35%36.94%
16essex a30Vox® AC-30 with top boostamp-guitar30.32%40.00%
17a30 fawn nrmVox® AC-30 Fawn (normal channel)amp-guitar25.72%35.39%
18a30 fawn brtVox® AC-30 Fawn (bright channel)amp-guitar25.88%35.59%
19matchstick ch1Matchless® DC30 (channel 1)amp-guitar28.80%38.32%
20matchstick ch2Matchless® DC30 (channel 2)amp-guitar27.76%37.34%
21matchstick jumpMatchless® DC30 (jumped)amp-guitar35.88%45.59%
22mandarin 80Orange® OR80amp-guitar35.00%44.56%
23brit j45 nrmMarshall® JTM-45 (normal channel)amp-guitar32.42%42.00%
24brit j45 brtMarshall® JTM-45 (bright channel)amp-guitar32.38%42.00%
24.4brit trem nrmMarshall® Plexi Tremolo 50 (normal channel)amp-guitar35.39%45.00%
24.5brit trem brtMarshall® Plexi Tremolo 50 (bright channel)amp-guitar35.39%45.00%
24.6brit trem jumpMarshall® Plexi Tremolo 50 (jumped)amp-guitar39.22%48.81%
25brit plexi nrmMarshall® Super Lead 100 (normal channel)amp-guitar36.14%45.72%
26brit plexi brtMarshall® Super Lead 100 (bright channel)amp-guitar36.82%46.43%
27brit plexi jumpMarshall® Super Lead 100 (jumped)amp-guitar41.23%51.16%
28brit p75 nrmPark® 75 (normal channel)amp-guitar32.76%42.13%
29brit p75 brtPark® 75 (bright channel)amp-guitar32.76%42.13%
30brit 2204Marshall® JCM-800amp-guitar35.59%45.03%
30.2placater cleanFriedman BE-100 (clean channel)amp-guitar27.76%36.94%
30.3placater dirtyFriedman BE-100 (BE/HBE channel)amp-guitar37.35%46.94%
30.5cartographerBen Adrian Cartographeramp-guitar34.05%43.80%
31german madhevaBogner® Shivaamp-guitar37.76%47.34%
32german ubersonicBogner® Überschall®amp-guitar35.00%44.78%
32.4cali texax ch 1MESA/Boogie® Lonestar (channel 1)amp-guitar37.35%46.94%
32.5cali texax ch 2MESA/Boogie® Lonestar (channel 2)amp-guitar37.35%46.94%
33cali iv rhythm 1MESA/Boogie® Mark IV (channel I)amp-guitar34.78%44.34%
34cali iv rhythm 2MESA/Boogie® Mark IV (channel II)amp-guitar34.78%44.34%
35cali iv leadMESA/Boogie® Mark IV (lead channel)amp-guitar36.82%46.31%
36cali rectifireMESA/Boogie® Dual Recti er®amp-guitar35.63%45.26%
37archetype cleanPaul Reed Smith® Archon® (clean channel)amp-guitar30.72%40.37%
38archetype leadPaul Reed Smith® Archon® (lead channel)amp-guitar34.05%43.80%
39angl meteorENGL® Fireball 100amp-guitar33.35%43.00%
40solo lead cleanSoldano SLO-100 (clean channel)amp-guitar33.88%43.47%
41solo lead crunchSoldano SLO-100 (crunch channel)amp-guitar33.88%43.47%
42solo lead odSoldano SLO-100 (overdrive channel)amp-guitar38.10%47.76%
43pv panamaPeavey® 5150®amp-guitar34.78%44.22%
43.5revv gen redRevv® Generator 120 (red channel)amp-guitar28.75%48.32%
44line 6 elektrikLine 6 Originalamp-guitar24.05%33.57%
45line 6 doomLine 6 Originalamp-guitar30.59%40.16%
46line 6 epicLine 6 Originalamp-guitar28.00%37.76%
47line 6 2204 modLine 6 Originalamp-guitar27.76%37.34%
48line 6 fatalityLine 6 Originalamp-guitar29.16%38.80%
49line 6 litigatorLine 6 Originalamp-guitar22.76%32.34%
50line 6 badonkLine 6 Originalamp-guitar21.82%31.29%
101tuck n' goAmpeg® B-15NF Porta ex®amp-bass28.32%38.00%
102Ampeg SVT NrmAmpeg® SVT® (normal channel)amp-bass35.59%45.16%
103Ampeg SVT BrtAmpeg® SVT® (bright channel)amp-bass35.59%45.16%
103.5Ampeg SVT-4 PROAmpeg® SVT-4 PROamp-bass22.00%31.59%
104woody blueAcoustic® 360 bass ampamp-bass14.78%24.34%
104.5agua 51Aguilar® DB751amp-bass25.39%35.00%
105cali bassMESA/Boogie® M9 Carbineamp-bass15.32%25.00%
106cali 400 ch1MESA/Boogie® Bass 400+ (channel 1)amp-bass27.76%37.34%
107cali 400 ch2MESA/Boogie® Bass 400+ (channel 2)amp-bass27.76%37.34%
108g cougar 800Gallien-Krueger® GK 800RBamp-bass20.39%30.00%
109del sol 300Sunn® Coliseum 300amp-bass10.39%20.00%
110busy one ch1Pearce BC-1 (channel 1)amp-bass10.72%20.26%
111busy one ch2Pearce BC-1 (channel 2)amp-bass10.72%20.26%
112busy one jumpPearce BC-1 (jumped)amp-bass18.80%28.32%
200studio tube prepreamp onlyamp-mic11.29%21.07%

Other Blocks DSP Allocations-2.80

 ModelBased OnCategoryTypeMono CostStereo Cost
ping pongLine 6 OriginaldelayL-s2.50%4.38%
6ping pongLine 6 Originaldelayhx2.60%4.56%
dynamicTC Electronic® 2290delayL-s2.96%5.19%
digitalLine 6 OriginaldelayL-s3.43%6.01%
stereoLine 6 OriginaldelayL-s3.43%6.01%
lo resLine 6 Original 8-bit delaydelayL-s3.50%6.13%
dig w/modLine 6 OriginaldelayL-s3.59%6.29%
8ducked delayTC Electronic® 2290delayhx3.81%5.90%
auto-volume echoLine 6 OriginaldelayL-s4.41%7.74%
1simple delayLine 6 Originaldelayhx4.43%6.00%
2mod/chorus echoLine 6 Originaldelayhx4.43%8.40%
analog echoBOSS® DM-2delayL-s5.03%8.81%
analog w/modElectro-Harmonix® Deluxe Memory MandelayL-s5.14%9.01%
9reverse delayLine 6 Originaldelayhx5.25%9.38%
10vintage digitalLine 6 Originaldelayhx5.25%9.55%
11vintage swellLine 6 Originaldelayhx5.32%9.78%
3dual delayLine 6 Originaldelayhx5.34%9.36%
reverseLine 6 OriginaldelayL-m5.35%9.37%
7sweep echoLine 6 Originaldelayhx6.37%12.14%
20multi passLine 6 Originaldelayhx7.35%8.68%
16bucket brigadeBOSS® DM-2delayhx7.55%13.98%
multi-headRoland® RE-101 Space EchodelayL-s7.63%13.38%
19elephant manElectro-Harmonix® Deluxe Memory Mandelayhx8.04%14.14%
13transistor tapeMaestro® Echoplex EP-3delayhx8.25%15.61%
sweep echoMaestro® Echoplex EP-1 w/ L6 ModdelayL-s8.37%14.67%
tape echoMaestro® Echoplex EP-3delayL-s8.37%14.67%
tube echoMaestro® Echoplex EP-1delayL-s8.37%14.67%
18adriatic swellLine 6 Originaldelayhx8.57%15.00%
12pitch echoLine 6 Originaldelayhx8.67%16.99%
4multitap 4Line 6 Originaldelayhx8.74%15.33%
echo platterBinson EchoRecdelayL-s8.74%15.33%
17adriatic delayBOSS® DM-2 w/ Adrian Moddelayhx8.75%15.00%
15harmony delayLine 6 Originaldelayhx10.26%18.00%
5multitap 6Line 6 Originaldelayhx11.25%19.73%
14cosmos echoRoland® RE-201 Space Echodelayhx14.16%25.67%
24megaphoneMegaphonedistortionhx4.49%6.88%
12hedgehog d9MAXON® SD9 Sonic Distortiondistortionhx5.74%10.43%
7compulsive driveFulltone® OCDdistortionhx5.91%10.78%
16vermin distPro Co RATdistortionhx6.01%10.84%
10top secret odDOD® OD-250distortionhx6.13%11.06%
18arbitrator fuzzArbiter® FuzzFace®distortionhx6.37%11.73%
25bitcrusherLine 6 Originaldistortionhx6.75%12.22%
21tycoctavia fuzzTycobrahe® Octaviadistortionhx6.82%15.07%
1kinky boostXotic® EP Boosterdistortionhx6.82%12.09%
2deranged masterDallas Rangemaster Treble Boosterdistortionhx6.95%12.38%
11scream 808Ibanez® TS808 Tube Screamer®distortionhx7.38%13.33%
4teemah!Paul Cochrane Timmy® Overdrivedistortionhx7.42%13.63%
13stupor odBOSS® SD-1 Overdrivedistortionhx7.72%14.50%
buzz sawMaestro® Fuzz TonedistortionL-m8.01%14.05%
classic distPro Co RATdistortionL-m8.01%14.76%
colordriveColorsound® OverdriverdistortionL-m8.01%14.76%
facial fuzzArbiter® FuzzFace®distortionL-m8.01%14.76%
fuzz piElectro-Harmonix® Big Mu π®distortionL-m8.01%14.76%
heavy distBoss® Metal ZonedistortionL-m8.01%14.76%
jumbo fuzzVox® Tone BenderdistortionL-m8.01%14.76%
L6 distortionLine 6 OriginaldistortionL-m8.01%14.76%
L6 driveColorsound® Overdriver w/ L6 ModdistortionL-m8.01%14.76%
overdriveDOD® OD-250distortionL-m8.01%14.76%
tube driveChandler Tube DriverdistortionL-m8.01%14.76%
8dhyana driveHermida Zendrivedistortionhx8.68%15.67%
sub oct fuzzPAiA Roctave DividerdistortionL-m8.68%16.00%
27zeroamp bass diTech 21® SansAmp Bass Driver DI V1distortionhx9.35%14.29%
jet fuzzRoland® Jet PhaserdistortionL-m9.36%17.25%
5heir apparentAnalogman Prince of Tonedistortionhx10.00%20.00%
19triangle fuzzElectro-Harmonix® Big Mu π®distortionhx10.00%18.85%
screamerIbanez® TS808 Tube Screamer®distortionL-m10.13%18.66%
28obsidian 7000Darkglass Electronics® Microtubes B7K Ultradistortionhx10.55%19.82%
octave fuzzTycobrahe® OctaviadistortionL-m10.68%19.68%
17kwbBen Adrian Kowloon Walled Bunny Distortiondistortionhx10.78%20.10%
3minotaurKlon® Centaurdistortionhx11.40%21.68%
14deez one vintageBOSS© DS-1 Distortiondistortionhx11.63%21.91%
15deez one modBOSS© DS-1 w/Keeley moddistortionhx11.63%21.91%
23thrifter fuzzLine 6 Originaldistortionhx11.98%22.79%
9valve driverChandler Tube Driverdistortionhx12.71%24.44%
20industrial fuzzZ.Vex Fuzz Factorydistortionhx12.79%23.32%
22wringer fuzzGarbage's modded BOSS® FZ-2distortionhx15.80%24.61%
26ampeg scramblerAmpeg® Scrambler Bass Overdrivedistortionhx16.67%31.84%
29clawthorne driveWounded Paw Battering Ram bass overdrivedistortionhx17.90%34.50%
6tone sovereignAnalogman King of Tone V4distortionhx20.00%37.84%
7hard gateLine 6 Originaldynamicshx1.56%2.79%
1deluxe compLine 6 Originaldynamicshx2.33%5.86%
8autoswellLine 6 Originaldynamicshx2.38%2.87%
6noise gateLine 6 Originaldynamicshx3.84%2.18%
vetta compLine 6 OriginaldynamicsL-m4.38%7.12%
vetta juiceLine 6 OriginaldynamicsL-m4.38%7.12%
tube compTeletronix® LA-2A®dynamicsL-m4.38%8.07%
red compMXR® Dyna CompdynamicsL-m4.46%7.25%
blue comp trebBoss® CS-1 Compression Sustainer w/ Treble ONdynamicsL-m4.52%7.35%
blue compBoss® CS-1 Compression SustainerdynamicsL-m*4.52%7.35%
53-band compLine 6 Originaldynamicshx5.30%10.67%
3kinky compXotic® SP Compressordynamicshx7.14%13.50%
4la studio compTeletronix® LA-2A®dynamicshx7.72%14.50%
boost compMXR® Micro AmpdynamicsL-m8.01%13.02%
2red squeezeMXR® Dyna Compdynamicshx11.98%16.33%
1simple eqLine 6 Originaleqhx1.69%2.15%
610 band graphicMXR® 10-Band Graphic EQeqhx2.40%3.46%
3low/high shelfLine 6 Originaleqhx2.63%3.00%
5TiltLine 6 Originaleqhx2.63%3.00%
7cali q graphicMESA/Boogie® Mark IV Graphic EQeqhx2.81%3.93%
2low and hi cutLine 6 Originaleqhx2.87%3.57%
4parametricLine 6 Originaleqhx3.23%3.33%
1mutant filterMusitronics® Mu-Tron® IIIfilterhx2.36%3.47%
2mystery filterKorg® A3filterhx2.41%3.44%
q filterparked wahfilterL-s3.62%5.35%
3autofilterLine 6 Originalfilterhx3.72%5.63%
seekerZ-Vex Seek WahfilterL-s3.97%5.87%
v tronMusitronics® Mu-Tron® III w/ Voice BoxfilterL-m4.00%5.91%
voice boxLine 6 OriginalfilterL-m4.00%5.91%
obi wahOberheim® Voltage Controlled Sample and HoldfilterL-s4.06%6.01%
tron downMusitronics® Mu-Tron® IIIfilterL-s4.15%6.13%
tron upMusitronics® Mu-Tron® IIIfilterL-s4.15%6.13%
slow filterLine 6 OriginalfilterL-s4.29%6.33%
throbberElectrix® Filter FactoryfilterL-s4.29%6.33%
spin cycleCraig Anderton’s Wah/Anti-WahfilterL-s4.51%6.67%
comet trailsLine 6 OriginalfilterL-s6.32%9.33%
4asheville patternMoog® Moogerfooger® MF-105M MIDI MuRF Filterfilterhx12.38%18.26%
5bleat chop tremLightfoot Labs© Goatkeepermodulationhx1.57%2.08%
pattern tremoloLightfoot Labs© GoatkeepermodulationL-s1.68%2.67%
3tremolo (tremolo/autopan)BOSS® PN-2modulationhx1.91%2.58%
1optical tremFender® optical tremolo circuitmodulationhx2.25%2.95%
analog chorusBOSS® CE-1modulationL-m*2.26%3.57%
script phaserMXR® Phase 90modulationL-s2.31%3.66%
opto tremoloFender® Deluxe Reverb® TremolomodulationL-s2.53%4.01%
dual phaserMu-Tron® Bi- PhasemodulationL-s2.55%4.04%
panned phaserIbanez® Flying PanmodulationL-s2.69%4.25%
pannerLine 6 OriginalmodulationL-s2.94%4.65%
260s bias tremVox® AC-15 Tremolomodulationhx3.03%4.66%
6script mod phaseMXR® Phase 90modulationhx3.07%4.66%
pitch vibratoBOSS® VB-2 VibratomodulationL-m3.24%5.12%
4harmonic tremoloLine 6 Originalmodulationhx3.31%4.62%
21am ring modLine 6 Originalmodulationhx3.37%4.62%
ring modulatorLine 6 OriginalmodulationL-m*3.38%5.35%
analog flangerMXR® 117 Flanger w/ L6 ModmodulationL-s3.38%5.35%
dimensionRoland® Dimension DmodulationL-m*3.38%5.35%
jet flangerA/DA Flanger w/ L6 ModmodulationL-s3.80%6.01%
7ubiquitous vibeShin-ei Uni-Vibe®modulationhx3.88%6.20%
8deluxe phaserLine 6 Originalmodulationhx4.01%6.95%
u-vibeShin-ei Uni-Vibe®modulationL-m4.01%6.35%
bias tremoloVox® AC- 15 TremolomodulationL-s4.21%6.67%
tri-chorusDyTronics CS-5 Tri-Stereo ChorusmodulationL-s4.21%6.67%
phaserMXR® Phase 90 w/ L6 ModmodulationL-s4.38%6.94%
13chorusLine 6 Originalmodulationhx4.45%7.31%
22pitch ring modLine 6 Originalmodulationhx4.81%7.62%
12dynamix flangerLine 6 Originalmodulationhx5.17%7.07%
barberpoleLine 6 OriginalmodulationL-s5.91%9.36%
frequency shiftLine 6 OriginalmodulationL-s5.91%9.36%
16trinity chorusDyTronics Tri-Stereo Chorusmodulationhx6.40%10.13%
ac flangerMXR® 117 FlangermodulationL-s6.75%10.68%
1470s chorusBOSS® CE-1modulationhx6.96%12.84%
17bubble vibratoBOSS® VB-2 Vibratomodulationhx7.04%11.81%
19.1145 rotaryLeslie® 145modulationhx7.29%11.54%
15plastichorusArion SCH-Z w/ L6 Modmodulationhx7.33%13.70%
19122 rotaryLeslie® 122modulationhx8.45%13.38%
18vibe rotaryFender® Vibratonemodulationhx8.48%13.43%
10harmonic flangerA/DA Flangermodulationhx9.23%16.73%
11courtesan flangeElectro-Harmonix® Deluxe EMmodulationhx9.36%17.01%
rotary drumFender® VibratonemodulationL-m*9.47%15.00%
rotary drum/hornLeslie® 145modulationL-m*9.47%15.00%
9gray flangerMXR® 117 Flangermodulationhx9.95%18.35%
80a flangerA/DA FlangermodulationL-m*14.31%22.66%
20double takeLine 6 Originalmodulationhx17.07%18.92%
octi synthLine 6 Originalpitch/synthL-m3.99%6.31%
1pitch whamDigitech Whammy®pitch/synthhx6.12%8.80%
bass octaverEBS OctaBasspitch/synthL-m6.67%10.01%
synth o maticLine 6 Originalpitch/synthL-m6.67%10.01%
3simple pitchLine 6 Originalpitch/synthhx7.10%12.50%
attack synthKorg® X911 Guitar Synthpitch/synthL-m7.34%11.03%
smart harmonyEventide® H3000pitch/synthL-m7.34%11.03%
growlerR700 meets Mu-Tron® IIIpitch/synthL-m8.01%12.03%
synth stringRoland® GR700 Guitar Synthpitch/synthL-m8.01%12.03%
2twin harmonyEventide® H3000pitch/synthhx8.83%17.19%
4dual pitchLine 6 Originalpitch/synthhx9.48%18.73%
63 note generatorLine 6 Originalpitch/synthhx9.69%9.69%
74 osc generatorLine 6 Originalpitch/synthhx10.00%10.00%
53 osc synthLine 6 Originalpitch/synthhx12.09%18.15%
caveLine 6 OriginalreverbL-s8.75%10.61%
chamberLine 6 OriginalreverbL-s8.75%10.61%
duckingLine 6 OriginalreverbL-s8.75%10.61%
echoLine 6 OriginalreverbL-s8.75%10.61%
hallLine 6 OriginalreverbL-s8.75%10.61%
octoLine 6 OriginalreverbL-s8.75%10.61%
plateLine 6 OriginalreverbL-s8.75%10.61%
roomLine 6 OriginalreverbL-s8.75%10.61%
tileLine 6 OriginalreverbL-s8.75%10.61%
2ganymedeLine 6 Originalreverbhx10.00%17.72%
1glitzLine 6 Originalreverbhx11.35%13.71%
particle verbLine 6 OriginalreverbL-s11.38%13.80%
4plateauxLine 6 Originalreverbhx13.38%16.67%
springLine 6 OriginalreverbL-s14.72%17.84%
63 springLine 6 OriginalreverbL-s14.76%17.90%
3searchlightsLine 6 Originalreverbhx16.67%17.35%
5double tankLine 6 Originalreverbhx18.35%19.10%
IR 1024/2048all impulse responsesspeaker/IRhx9.56%17.59%
speaker cabsall speaker simsspeaker/IRhx9.78%19.56%
volumeLine 6 Originalvol/panhx0.44%0.59%
gainLine 6 Originalvol/panhx0.44%0.67%
panLine 6 Originalvol/panhx0.47%0.67%
stereo widthLine 6 Originalvol/panhx0.96%1.36%
chromeVox® V847wahhx1.69%3.93%
chrome customModded Vox® V847wahhx1.69%3.93%
colorfulColorsound® Wah-fuzzwahhx1.69%3.93%
conductorMaestro® Boomerangwahhx1.69%3.93%
fasselDunlop® Cry Baby® Superwahhx1.69%3.93%
teardrop 310Dunlop® Crybaby® Fasel model 310wahhx1.69%3.93%
throatyRMC Real McCoy 1wahhx1.69%3.93%
uk wah 846Vox® V846wahhx1.69%3.93%
vetta wahLine 6 Originalwahhx1.69%3.93%
weeperArbiter® Cry Babywahhx1.69%3.93%

Older allocations tables: