MOTU MachFive 3
universal sampler for creative music production
cross-platform compatibility for the latest Mac and Windows operating
systems. All instrument plug-in formats are supported - VST, AU, RTAS - as
well as stand-alone capability. MachFive can open third party sample
libraries directly - no time consuming conversion required.
Seven 8GB DVDs contain
45 GB of instruments, FX, and loops.
Sound Design tools include
up to 128 samples per key, oscillators and organ generators, multi-point
envelopes, tempo-synchronized LFOs, comprehensive effects (including a
convolution reverb), rules based programming, and LoopLab for creation and
manipulation of MIDI and audio loops.
Scripted virtual instruments model
not only the sounds of an instrument, in minute detail, but also the playing
characteristics. For example, MachFive's included Telematic electric guitar
instrument models strumming and picking techniques, which can be dialed up
MachFive Biosphere presets
include macro controls for quickly transforming the factory preset into
Xtreme FX is an 8 GB
bonus sound library from UltimateSoundbank.com that puts 5,000 creative
sound FX, foley effects, and provocative textures from car crashes to space
Universal Compatibility: MachFive is available in all major
plug-in formats for Mac OS X and Windows, plus as a standalone
Universal Sound Management: MachFive effortlessly handles
samples and synthesis, loops and instruments. Use the included 45 GB of
sounds, or load third-party sounds natively without conversion.
Unlimited parts mean you'll always have room for more, and with disk
streaming you can manage them with ease.
Synth Engine that incorporated twelve forms of synthesis and can be
combined with MachFive's multi-sample instrument capabilities and
Advanced editing that retains simplicity: With its simple
one-window design, MachFive keeps everything in your reach, yet provides
deep editing tools. Easily manage unlimited parts with unlimited
keygroups and layers in a single window, using up to 256 MIDI channels
and 200 discrete audio outputs (depends on host). Use the new expanded
and full screen editors to attend to every detail.
Loop Lab: Drag & drop import/export, beat slicing, MIDI
mapping, time stretching, and advanced pitch shifting.
Layers and Rules: Layers add a whole new dimension to your
sounds. Organize, sort, and stack your sounds, and create dynamic
performances using Layer Rules. Third-party multi-dimension formats like
Gigasampler load with all of their rules.
Mixer: MachFive's Mixer view provides the tools for a
comprehensive mixdown environment. Quickly adjust levels, panning, audio
outputs, MIDI inputs, add effects, and configure aux sends for multiple
FX: Use dozens of effects ranging from pristine convolution
reverb to gritty distortion to multi-band processors, with hundreds of
included presets or your own. Graphical control for plug-ins makes
finding that perfect setting easy. Save up to four effects in a single
preset with multi FX for quick recall.
Advanced Sound Design: MachFive's sound design is powerful, yet
intuitive and easy to use. Adjust all keygroups with one move, or create
unique settings for every keygroup. Take advantage of filters, LFOs,
AHDSR and multi-point envelopes, effects, and much more to carefully
craft your sound. MIDI automation and modulation is available for nearly
Multi-point envelopes: Multi-point envelopes with unlimited
breakpoints allow for highly customizable modulation. Sync your
envelopes to your host tempo, and save & recall presets of favorite
Synthesis: MachFive seamlessly combines samples and synthesis
in a unified environment. Use traditional oscillators (sine, saw,
square, and more) or an advanced organ emulator.
Surround: Edit multi-channel samples and loops and place your
sounds in a surround environment from quad to 5.1 up to 7.1, for a truly
Compatible Library/File Formats
Apple Loops (.aif)
Akai S Series
MOTU Symphonic and
Roland S700 Series
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