MachFive 2 Universal Sampler for Mac and Windows now available 23/07/07
MOTU have released their MachFive 2 universal software sampler which provides cross-platform compatibility for the latest Mac and Windows OS, including Universal Binary support for Mac Intel CPUs. Here are all the details outlined in their own words Compatibility
Open third party sample libraries directly - no time consuming conversion required.
Switch between Mac and Windows platforms. All instrument plug-in formats supported, as well as stand-alone capability.
Four 8GB DVDs contain a staggering 32 GB of instruments and loops. Featured sounds include 8GB Grand Piano, surround-sound drums and orchestral instruments, a wide array of loops, ethnic and acoustic instruments, as well as a "best of" collection from the award-winning Vienna Symphonic Library. Choose instruments from a wide variety of basses, guitars, keyboards, drums, voices, and sound effects.
Sound Design tools include up 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.
MachFive 2 provides an obvious single-window interface. Whether you are calling up sounds for multi-timbral composition, or creating loops and instruments from scratch, MachFive is a one-stop sound source for your Mac or Windows computer.
MachFive 2 provides Disk Streaming and modular design for maximum CPU efficiency.