NAMM 2017: New Pocket Operator

Teenage Engineering announces the PO-32 tonic drum and percussion synthesizer      19/01/17

NAMM 2017: New Pocket Operator

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Teenage Engineering has introduced PO-32 tonic, which they describe as the next level pocket operator with built-in microphone and import / export functionality. Here's the story in their own words...

PO-32 tonic is a powerful drum- and percussion synthesizer a result of a fruitful collaboration with magnus of sonic charge, creator of award-winning audio plugins and the man behind the CWO effect in OP-1.unique to PO-32 tonic is its wide range of sonic capabilities, a fresh selection of new punch-in fx, a built-in microphone allowing direct transfer of sounds and pattern data between units, as well as the ability to allow users of the standard desktop version of microtonic to shape sounds, generate new patches and pattern data, and transfer this wirelessly back to the PO-32 tonic. for the first time pocket operator users can easily import, export and share their music with the world, opening up for unlimited potential.


  • mic for transferring sounds
  • 16 fully customizable sounds
  • 16 punch-in effects
  • 16 step sequencer
  • parameter locks
  • built-in speaker
    3.5 mm audio I/O
  • jam sync
  • LCD display
  • folding stand
  • watch + alarm clock
  • battery powered (2 x AAA)
  • 1 month battery life
  • pattern chaining, up to 64 patterns
  • compatible with microtonic vst/au

Pricing and Availability:
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