New Arturia MicroFreak Stellar Limited Edition

MicroFreak Stellar is a hybrid synthesizer that combines digital oscillators, analog filters, quirky modulation, a uniquely flat PCB keybed, and expressive sequencing with a subtly out-of-this-world aesthetic design.

Interplanetary synth explorer

Discover the same loveable hybrid beast that sent the synth world into a spin, but primed for launch and ready for an interplanetary sonic voyage. MicroFreak Stellar features the same inspiring, bonkers sound but embellished with a unique space-age design.

Digital, wavetable, sampling, granular…

Treat yourself to only the weirdest & most wonderful paraphonic synth sounds with MicroFreak’s multimode sound engine. Choose from numerous algorithms, including Wavetable, Chord, 4 new Sample & Granular engines and many more, and immediately customize your patches with 4 intuitive controls and real-time visual feedback.

Multi-mode analog filter

Unlock truly unique hybrid tones by combining MicroFreak’s digital sound engines with a crunchy resonant analog filter, inspired by the classic Oberheim SEM. With low-pass, band-pass, and high-pass modes, you can make this ‘Freak whisper, scream, or launch into self-oscillating orbit.

Modulation matrix

Quickly rewire MicroFreak’s architecture and delve deep into complex sound design with its modulation matrix, offering up to 7 simultaneous destinations and 5 sources, including an ADSR envelope, cycling envelope, and 6-shape LFO.

Sequencing & randomization

Blur the lines between sequencing & arpeggiation and create spontaneous melodies, motifs, and rhythmic patterns on the fly. MicroFreak encourages musical exploration, expression, and evolution with its unique Spice & Dice randomization feature, ribbon controller, and 4 lanes of automation.

A unique keybed

Change the way you play and unlock fresh musical expression with MicroFreak’s distinct PCB keyboard. It’s flat, it’s fast, and it’s fit for everything from lightning-fast solos to instant arp creation; not only is it pressure sensitive, but it offers poly-aftertouch too!

Features:

  • Desktop hybrid synthesizer with unique Stellar design 
  • 512 preset slots and 300+ factory presets
  • Over 20 digital oscillator modes, including modes from Noise Engineering & Mutable Instruments
  • New V5 firmware update introduces new Sample engine, 3 new Granular engines
  • Analog State Variable Filter, 12dB/octave, resonant, Low Pass, Band Pass, High Pass
  • ADSR envelope with new ‘snappy’ mode
  • LFO with Sync: Sine, Tri, Saw, Square, Random, Slew Random
  • Modulation matrix with 5 sources and 7 destinations (3 custom destinations)
  • Cycling Envelope offering two modes: Envelope, LFO
  • Monophonic or Paraphonic modes, up to 4 voices
  • Chord mode lets you program a chord shape and play it on any note
  • Scale Quantize lets you set a specific scale for the white notes to simplify the creative process
  • 25-key capacitive keybed with polyphonic aftertouch
  • Capacitive touch strip
  • Crisp OLED display for editing and parameter values
  • CV / Gate / Mod outputs
  • USB, Clock and MIDI in and out
  • Powerful arpeggiator with Up, Order, Random, Pattern modes
  • Spice & Dice Gate randomizers
  • 64-step sequencer
  • 2 patterns per preset.
  • 4 automation tracks per preset
  • 6.35mm master and 3.5mm headphone output (TRRS input compatible for Vocoder engine)

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