A drum beat machine is easy-to-use software for music developers, producers and composers and is very powerful and effective in use. It can be easily downloaded from internet, most of the software's are free to download, but more complex and professional software's are provided as shareware software, though they are worth it. With so many software's available online, one can be confused and can find it difficult in deciding to choose one. As you can get hundreds of beat making software online for free or can even buy them form an online store or from a reputed store. The main features which should be kept in mind when looking for such a product are as follows: First, the drum beat machine should be user-friendly and have a streamlined interface. So that users can be more creative and can produce beats easily and beginners don't find it very complex to use either. Second, the product/software should have powerful and useful tools for loop generation, powerful sequencing components, attractive audio affects, mixers; drum machines should also be incorporated in the product helping users to explore their creativity. Third, it should have an extensive library of beats of various kinds. So that users have a wide variety to choose from and can make their beat more attractive and lively. Fourth, the product should recognise various audio formats mainly MP3, WMA, OGG, 3GP or WAV files, enabling users to save their music in various formats and also converting it in the format needed by the user. It should also feature 16-track sequencer, which would help in editing of tracks separately without affecting music in many other layers. These are simple but useful features which should be definitely kept in mind when using a beat making software.