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IK Multimedia AmpliTube for iPhone

June 16, 2010
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That AmpliTube mobile guitar amp and effects system for the iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad is now available for download from the iTunes App Store.

With the iRig interface adapter, this complete solution for guitar and bass players allows users to play, practice and have fun anytime and anywhere rocking through their iPhone. The combination of AmpliTube mobile app and iRig accessory adapter is called AmpliTube iRig.

AmpliTube for iPhone gives users ultra-realistic sound and functionality in a convenient mobile app with three simultaneous stompbox effects, an amp-head, and a cabinet and a microphone. Users can choose between five amp models (clean, crunch, lead, metal, bass) with full tone and drive controls; 11 stompbox effects (delay, flanger, phaser, overdrive, distortion, filter, wah, fuzz, octaver, chorus, noise filter); five speaker cabinets (1x12-inch, 2x12-inch, 4x12-inch A and B, 1x15-inch); and two microphones (dynamic and condenser). Plus, AmpliTube for iPhone features a chromatic digital tuner and a metronome. Users can also import and play along with songs or backing tracks, and create, save and recall up to 36 presets on the fly.

The iRig interface adapter is the easiest way to get an instrument''s signal into a mobile device with electrical impedance adapting. Simply plug iRig into a mobile device, plug the instrument into the iRig, plug headphones or an amplifier to the output, and that's it. Users can also use the iRig with line-level signal sources such as synthesizers, keyboards or mixers. Pricing and availability

AmpliTube for iPhone is now available from the iTunes App store in three versions: AmpliTube Free (three stompboxes, one amp+cabinet, two microphones), AmpliTube LE (five stompboxes, one amplifier + cabinet, two microphones; $2.99) and AmpliTube (11 stompboxes, five amps + cabinets, two microphones, $19.99).

More gear can be added to Free and LE versions through in-app purchase of a la carte models with stompboxes costing $2.99 each and amplifiers + cabinets for $4.99 each. Pre-orders for the iRig interface adapter are available through IK Selected Dealers and from the IK online Store for $39.99 (excluding taxes). iRig will start shipping worldwide the first week of July 2010.

Find out more about iRig.

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