MX-1 MIX PERFORMER
Mixer and USB audio/MIDI interface
HIGHLIGHTS 18-channel interface with 24-bit/96kHz resolution • supports Roland’s AIRA Link USB connectivity • tempo-based effects with step and real-time control • Tone/Filter control on each mixer input • master effects include Roll, Bit Crush, and Scatter • Beat FX (Filter, Slicer, Side Chain) independently available on each channel
TARGET MARKET DJs, producers, and musicians, particularly those who perform live
ANALYSIS Designed to integrate with the AIRA family of instruments as well as your DAW and other hardware devices.
Standalone analog synth module
HIGHLIGHTS 2-oscillator synth with a multimode (highpass/bandpass/lowpass) 2-pole filter based on the Oberheim SEM sound • two envelope generators • sample-and-hold • VCA • mixer • noise generator • suboscillator • LFO • MIDI-to-CV converter built in • accepts external CV and gate input • external audio input • connect multiple Nyborg-12 modules together to play polyphonically
TARGET MARKET Musicians, DJs, composers
ANALYSIS A standalone synthesizer with large controls and a classic sound.
MUSIC CREATOR 7
Digital audio workstation for Windows
HIGHLIGHTS Supports 8 inputs and 8 outputs simultaneously • runs 32 audio tracks, 8 instrument tracks, and 128 MIDI tracks • comes with loops and VST3 instruments and effects • onscreen touch-controlled MIDI keyboard • new Mix Strip with Style Dial FX control • includes Overloud TH2 Creator guitar amp modeler • step sequencer
TARGET MARKET Musicians, DJs, hobbyists
ANALYSIS An inexpensive and powerful way to get into recording audio and MIDI as well as doing beat production.
MIDI keyboard controller
HIGHLIGHTS 88-note velocity-sensitive hammer-action controller with Aftertouch • includes Analog Lab soft-synth suite with Minimoog and Wurlitizer emulations • USB and MIDI I/O • 16 backlit pressure-sensitive pads • 9 faders • assignable rotary controls • 3 pedal inputs • pitch bend and modulation wheels • includes music stand and laptop shelf
TARGET MARKET Keyboardists and composers
ANALYSIS Keyboard’s controllers are pre-assigned to parameters in the software suite, making it easy to play the instruments right away.
EVOLUTION WIRELESS D1
Digital wireless microphone systems
HIGHLIGHTS Automatically sets frequencies and matches transmitters to receivers, as well as switches to new frequency to avoid interference • operates in 2,400-2,483.5 MHz range • effects include 7-band graphic EQ, lowcut filter, de-esser, and automatic gain control • transmitters use standard batteries or rechargeable lithium-ion packs (via USB or docking charger)
TARGET MARKET Live performers, venues, houses of worship
ANALYSIS A state-of-the-art system that includes a variety of handheld, instrument, lavalier, and headset mics to fit a variety of needs.
HOLY GRAIL NEO
HIGHLIGHTS Small-format stompbox offering spring, hall, and plate reverb effects that are selectable with a toggle switch • single wet/dry control • true bypass • powers from a 9V battery or the included EHX9.6DC power supply • die-cast metal chassis
TARGET MARKET Guitarists
ANALYSIS Classic Electro-Harmonix reverb sounds in a pedalboard-friendly format.
FLYING GREEN DOOR
Rack extension for Propellerhead Reason
HIGHLIGHTS Four-input mixer and binaural processor that offers three simultaneous effects: Haas/Precedence effect, stereo width, and flanging • mono or stereo output • control voltage input to control the directionality of the sound sources; perfect for adding modulation
TARGET MARKET Composers, producers, and musicians who use Reason
ANALYSIS This type of time-based psychoacoustic effect is very useful for adding depth and spaciousness when mixing.
HIGHLIGHTS Cardioid condenser USB mic with 16-bit/48kHz resolution • 1/8" headphone monitoring jack and TrakMix feature • 40Hz to 18kHz frequency response • on/off switch • level control • lowcut switch • includes USB cable and stand • metal construction • Mac/Win compatible
TARGET MARKET Home recordists, podcasters, sound for video
ANALYSIS Low-cost USB mic for everyday use.