IK Multimedia SampleTron Shipping
IK Multimedia announces that SampleTron, the second virtual instrument to be released from the Sonik Instruments range, is now shipping!
Developed in cooperation with Sonic Reality, SampleTron is a virtual instrument workstation featuring a collection of Tron and other vintage keyboards instrument samples.
IK Multimedia tells us that SampleTron includes a library of 17 rare Tron instrument sounds, together with a Powered by SampleTank engine, offering editing features in an easy-to-use, sample-based virtual instrument plug-in for every popular DAW and also as a standalone application for MAC and PC.
SampleTron includes over 2 GB of sounds, 640 presets and 260 multi-samples from 17 rare and vintage Mellotrons®, Chamberlins, and their derivatives like the Optigan, Rhythmaster and more.
SampleTron has a library of Tron instruments samples in one package, constructed of sounds *based on the following instruments:
- Mellotron® M400
- Mellotron® MK5
- Mellotron® MKII
- Mellotron® Powerhouse (8 Track Rhythm Machine)
- Vako Orchestron®
- Chamberlin Music Master 600
- Chamberlin Music Master 400
- Chamberlin Model 200
- Chamberlin M1
- Chamberlin M4
- Chamberlin Rhythmate
- 360 Systems® Digital Tron
- Roland® VP-330 (Choir)
- 16 part multi-timbral sample-based synth, allows extremely complex synth layering and advanced manipulation possibilities with STRETCH engine
- 3 synth engines can be switched on the fly: traditional Resampling, Pitch-Shift/Time-Stretch, and IKs newly enhanced STRETCH engine
- Built-in multi-effects with 4 effects per part selectable on 32 high-quality DSP effects, with BPM sync
- Over 50 synth controls with Mono/Poly/Legato modes with selectable Legato, 2 LFOs, 2 Envelopes, sync-able LBF/BPF/HPF Filters, Velocity, Range and Macro controls
- Sounds can be read by SampleTank and can be used to expand its world of sounds
- Works as a standalone application as well as a plug-in in Mac OS X (Universal Binary), and Windows (XP / Vista)
Price & Availability
SampleTron is now available from all worldwide IK dealers and distributors for just 249.99 for the full version and 199.99 for the crossgrade (prices exclude VAT).
Only previously registered IK users are eligible to purchase the crossgrade.