Teenage Engineering OP-1 Synths Now Available

'Fresh Machine Love      09/08/11
Teenage Engineering OP-1 Synths Now Available

Teenage Engineering has announced that it has a new batch of OP-1 synths available:

Some fresh new Machine Love for your pleasure: New OP-1 units in stock! As always so far, stock is limited so be sure to grab one fast. And please don't be sad if you've missed it (again!!!) as new units will be added constantly. Thank you for your patience and understanding. Let the shopping begin!

While the OP-1's $849 price has left some scratching their heads, Teenage Engineering has had trouble keeping the unique boutique synth in stock. 


  • Multiple Synthesizer Engines with Exchangable Architecture
  • Built-in 24 Voice Instant Live Sampler
  • 4 track Tape Recorder with Variable Tape Speed
  • 6 Minutes Recording Time. (Up to 24 Minutes)
  • 4 track Mixer with EQ, Effect, Drive and Master Out
  • Multiple Exchangable Effects
  • Multiple Exchangable Sequencers
  • USB MIDI Controller – MAC & PC Compatible
  • 2-Way USB File Transfer – MAC & PC Compatible
  • Color Coded Vector Based User Interface
  • Instant Reverse and variable Tape Speed Recording
  • Full Classic Tape Editing Capabilities
  • Master Tempo with Beat Matching to Tape Feature

Pricing and Availability

The OP-1 is currently available (see note above) for US $849. 


James Lewin
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5 Comments...  Post a comment    original story
Nick B    Said...

Indeed, we have one in for review. Its a compelling instrument - beautifully made and designed.

10-Aug-11 03:37 AM

Mark    Said...

Just ordered it. Thank you for the heads-up! I just sold my Tenori-On, this will make a perfect replacement for it.

10-Aug-11 06:48 AM

nickB    Said...

From what I have seen so far of the OP-1 thats a wise decision

10-Aug-11 06:57 AM

Synthoverlord    Said...

$849? I'll wait for the iPad app...

10-Aug-11 10:02 AM

Peter K.    Said...

Yes Nick, I'm eagerly awaiting a review of this one. Hope you're well!

10-Aug-11 04:35 PM

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