Update from ABSYNTH 1 or ABSYNTH 2 to ABSYNTH 3:
Registered users of ABSYNTH 1 or 2 can update to ABSYNTH 3 for 119.- US-Dollar/ 99.- Euro (CD ROM version only).
Mac: VST , Audio Units , RTAS, Core Audio, Core MIDI
Win:, VST, RTAS, DXi, ASIO, Direct Sound
Import and Compatibility: AIFF, WAV
Minimum: Mac OS 10.2.6, G3 500 MHz, 512 MB RAM
Recommended: Mac 10.3.x or above, G4 1 GHz, 768 MB RAM
Minimum: Windows XP, Pentium III 700 MHz, 256 MB RAM
Recommended: Windows XP, Pentium III 1.2 GHz, 512 MB RAM
ABSYNTH 3 is an instrument combining synthesis with sampling.
From futuristic synths to rhythmic mayhem, vintage sounds to ambient layers and completely unique, alien soundscapes.
The Main Window
New features in version 3
The synthesizer now incorporates a new user interface with convenient one-window editing, envelope-controlled surround sound features, live audio inputs, real-time fractalization, unison mode, advanced envelope control, 2 new special effects and 256 additional presets.
Synthesis and Sampling
FM and subtractive synthesis, ring modulation, a live stereo input, classic and granular sampling with advanced envelope control implemented.
Sketch, Sculpt and Shape
Generate constantly moving and morphing textures with the flexible 68-breakpoint envelopes. You can model individual waveforms, draw in their harmonics or use the real-time waveform fractalization to create lively and individual sounds. Intelligent displays and envelope management make sure you always know exactly what is happening. Spatial surround sound features, a host of additional effects more than 1000 presets
Stage and Studio
All the envelopes can be tempo-synced or managed remotely via MIDI, enabling dynamic manipulation of parameters during performances. With the live stereo input you can use ABSYNTH 3 as an effect unit. You can route other instruments through it, twisting and contorting your soundsr. Its compatibility with every popular plug-in format ensures integration into studio setups.
combination of multiple synthesis and sampling techniques
New user-interface providing a concise overview and convenient one-window editing
New Live stereo input allowing ABSYNTH 3 to be used as an effect unit
9 sound sources, 14 filters types, dedicated modulation and more for all three Flexible envelopes with up to 68 breakpoints and sophisticated group management.
New Improved envelope display including a time display, variable resolution grid and cursor showing current position in the envelope
New Dedicated surround sound function (3.1, 4.1, 5.1, 6.1, 7.1, 8.0) per channel allowing spatial manipulation of the sound or its individual components
New Real-time fractalize parameters linked to individual envelopes
Effects including a special reverb, echo, pipe, multi-tap, multi-comb
Italy: Midi Music - tel. (++39) 0113185602, fax (++39) 0113186959, e-mail
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