updated 03:40 pm EDT, Tue July 15, 2003
Native Instruments is shipping , its synthesizer and a sampler that features an intuitive patch window for mix sampling, granular sampling, subtractive, wavetable, FM, AM, ring modulation, and wave shaping synthesis. Each voice has six synth oscillators (or three sampling oscillators), four filters, three ring modulators, and a wave shaping distortion function. The application also allows users to create waveforms by hand or by sketching harmonics. Version 2.0 features a revised DSP, new filter models, better plugin support, and other features. It is $300, while upgrades are $100.