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

 modelcategoryDSP Reserved
Amp Only
DSP Reserved
Amp+Cab
1whowatt 100amp-guitar35%44.33%
2soup proamp-guitar19.24%28.50%
3stone age 185amp-guitar33.65%43.33%
4tweed blues brtamp-guitar30.83%40.00%
5tweed blues nrmamp-guitar30.83%40.00%
6us small tweedamp-guitar15.91%25.25%
7us deluxe nrmamp-guitar29.17%38.89%
8us deluxe vibamp-guitar33.33%42.87%
9us double nrmamp-guitar30.83%40.00%
10us double vibamp-guitar33.33%42.86%
11mail order twinamp-guitar33.33%42.86%
12divided duoamp-guitar28.41%38.00%
13interstate zedamp-guitar28.41%37.75%
14jazz rivet 120amp-guitar16.67%26.39%
15essex a15amp-guitar36.5%37.00%
16essex a30amp-guitar29.81%39.00%
17a30 fawn brtamp-guitar25.5%37.26%
18a30 fawn nrmamp-guitar25.5%37.31%
19matchstick ch1amp-guitar28.41%37.80%
20matchstick ch2amp-guitar27.5%37.50%
21matchstick jumpamp-guitar35.71%45.32%
22mandarin 80amp-guitar34.37%44.33%
23brit j45 nrmamp-guitar32.01%41.67%
24brit j45 brtamp-guitar32.01%41.67%
25brit plexi nrmamp-guitar35.94%45.43%
26brit plexi brtamp-guitar37.5%46.20%
27brit plexi jumpamp-guitar40.91%50.50%
28brit p75 nrmamp-guitar32.82%37.80%
29brit p75 brtamp-guitar32.82%37.80%
30brit 2204amp-guitar35.71%45.25%
31german madhevaamp-guitar38%47.50%
32german ubersonicamp-guitar35%44.33%
33cali iv rhythm 1amp-guitar34.37%44.24%
34cali iv rhythm 2amp-guitar34.37%44.24%
35cali iv leadamp-guitar37.5%45.83%
36cali rectifireamp-guitar35.58%45.32%
37archetype cleanamp-guitar30.83%39.95%
38archetype leadamp-guitar34.09%43.33%
39angle meteoramp-guitar33.33%42.86%
40solo lead cleanamp-guitar33.65%43.33%
41solo lead crunchamp-guitar33.65%43.33%
42solo lead odamp-guitar38%47.50%
43pv panamaamp-guitar34.37%43.80%
44line 6 elektrikamp-guitar25%37.08%
45line 6 doomamp-guitar30.36%39.00%
46line 6 epicamp-guitar27.5%37.50%
47line 6 2204 modamp-guitar26.5%37.50%
48line 6 fatalityamp-guitar28.5%38.00%
49line 6 litigatoramp-guitar22.5%31.83%
50line 6 badonkamp-guitar21.59%30.83%
101tuck n' goamp-bass28.41%37.60%
102sv beast nrmamp-bass35.58%45.00%
103sv beast brtamp-bass35.58%45.00%
104woody blueamp-bass13.89%24.50%
105cali bassamp-bass15%25.00%
106cali 400 ch1amp-bass26.5%37.50%
107cali 400 ch2amp-bass26.5%37.50%
108g cougar 800amp-bass20.32%29.81%
109del sol 300amp-bass10%19.63%
110busy one ch1amp-bass10.71%20.32%
111busy one ch2amp-bass10.71%20.32%
112busy one jumpamp-bass18.33%27.50%

Other Blocks DSP Allocations

ModelCategoryMonoStereo
ping pong-STEREOdelay2.88%5.77%
ducked delaydelay3.85%6.25%
simple delaydelay4.46%6.25%
mod/chorus echodelay4.57%9.09%
dual delay-STEREOdelay5%10%
reverse delaydelay5.49%10%
vintage digitaldelay5.49%10%
vintage swelldelay5.67%10%
sweep echodelay6.67%12.5%
bucket brigadedelay7.69%14.29%
transistor tapedelay8.33%16.67%
elephant mandelay8.33%14.29%
multitap 4-STEREOdelay8.33%16.67%
adriatic swelldelay9%16.67%
adriatic delaydelay9.09%16.67%
harmony delay-STEREOdelay10%20%
multitap 6-STEREOdelay10%20%
pitch echodelay14.29%28.57%
megaphonedistortion4.68%7.14%
hedgehog d9distortion5.76%11.11%
compulsive drivedistortion6.25%11.11%
top secret oddistortion6.25%11.11%
vermin distdistortion6.25%11.11%
arbitrator fuzzdistortion6.67%12.5%
tycoctavia fuzzdistortion7.14%14.29%
bitcrusherdistortion7.14%12.5%
scream 808distortion7.69%14.29%
teemahdistortion7.69%14.29%
stupor oddistortion8.33%16.67%
triangle fuzzdistortion11%20%
kwbdistortion11.11%22.22%
obsidian 7000distortion11.11%20%
minotaurdistortion12%25%
industrial fuzzdistortion14.29%25%
valve driverdistortion14.29%25%
wringer fuzzdistortion16.67%25%
clawthorne drivedistortion20%40%
hard gatedynamics1.56%2.88%
deluxe compdynamics2.5%4.17%
autoswelldynamics2.5%2.88%
noise gatedynamics4.17%2.5%
3-band compdynamics5.49%11.11%
la studio compdynamics8.33%16.67%
red squeezedynamics12%16.67%
simple eqeq1.79%2.27%
10 band graphiceq2.5%4.17%
cali q graphiceq2.88%4.17%
low and hi cuteq3.13%3.75%
parametriceq3.41%3.75%
mutant filterfilter2.5%3.57%
mystery filterfilter2.5%3.57%
autofilterfilter3.8%5.77%
tremolo (tremolo/autopan)modulation1.92%2.78%
optical tremmodulation2.27%3.13%
script mod phasemodulation3.13%5%
60s bias tremmodulation3.13%4.81%
harmonic tremolomodulation3.41%5%
am ring modmodulation3.41%4.81%
deluxe phasermodulation4.17%7.14%
ubiquitous vibemodulation4.17%6.25%
chorusmodulation4.57%7.69%
dynamix flangermodulation5.37%7.14%
trinity chorus-STEREOmodulation5.56%11.11%
pitch ring mod-STEREOmodulation6.25%12.5%
70s chorusmodulation7.14%14.29%
bubble vibratomodulation7.14%14.29%
122 rotary-STEREOmodulation7.14%14.29%
145 rotary-STEREOmodulation7.14%14.29%
vibe rotary-STEREOmodulation7.14%14.29%
plastichorusmodulation7.69%14.29%
courtesan flangemodulation10%20%
gray flangermodulation10%20%
harmonic flangermodulation10%20%
4 osc generatorpitch/synth9.5%10%
3 note generatorpitch/synth10%10%
simple pitchpitch/synth12%25%
pitch whampitch/synth12%14.29%
3 osc synth-STEREOpitch/synth12.5%25%
twin harmonypitch/synth14.29%28.57%
dual pitchpitch/synth16.67%33.33%
cave-STEREOreverb5.56%11.11%
chamber-STEREOreverb5.56%11.11%
ducking-STEREOreverb5.56%11.11%
echo-STEREOreverb5.56%11.11%
hall-STEREOreverb5.56%11.11%
octo-STEREOreverb5.56%11.11%
plate-STEREOreverb5.56%11.11%
room-STEREOreverb5.56%11.11%
tile-STEREOreverb5.56%11.11%
particle verb-STEREOreverb7.14%14.29%
63 spring-STEREOreverb10%20%
spring-STEREOreverb10%20%
IR 1024-MONOspeaker9.09%18.2%
all cabsspeaker9.37%17.9%
IR 2048-MONOspeaker16.67%33.3%
panvol/pan0.38%0.75%
gainvol/pan0.5%0.75%
volumevol/pan0.5%0.6%
chromewah1.79%4.17%
chrome customwah1.79%4.17%
colorfulwah1.79%4.17%
conductorwah1.79%4.17%
fasselwah1.79%4.17%
teardrop 310wah1.79%4.17%
throatywah1.79%4.17%
uk wah 846wah1.79%4.17%
vetta wahwah1.79%4.17%
weeperwah1.79%4.17%