Synapse Audio Intros The X-Poly Synth

A Free Upgrade To The Poly-850 For Windows, Mac      08/03/10

Synapse Audio Intros The X-Poly Synth


Synapse Audio has introduced the X-Poly - a free upgrade to the Poly-850 for Windows and OS X.

According to the company, "The X-Poly is a VST / AU synthesizer plug-in, which started out as an emulation of a vintage synth, but went beyond that by adding many improvements and new features over the original."

Features/Changes:

  • Full Stereo engine
  • Panorama knob for both oscillators
  • Dual Voice switch for thicker patches
  • Enhanced interface
  • Release stages are now semi-log (sounds better)
  • Zero CPU usage when idle
  • Feedback/Modulation controls added to Chorus module
  • Maximum polyphony upgraded to 20 voices
  • Noise generator is now stereo
  • Value display for all knobs
  • Additional presets added
  • LFO Rate range extended
  • Amplitude responds to velocity

Bugfixes:

  • Multiple instances on multiple cores work now
  • Visual Glitches in the option menu fixed
  • Keyboard now responds when triggered via MIDI

Pricing and Availability

The X-Poly is available for free to all registered users. It retails for US $49.

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