New from Native Instruments is NI Essentials, a new instrument collection that allows musicians and producers to get their hands on a powerful arsenal of acclaimed software instruments at a highly attractive bundle price.
NI Essentials offers a selection of creative musical tools for a wide range of styles and genres. The bundle includes the full versions of Absynth 3, the semi-modular synthesizer; Battery 2, the percussion sampler; PRO-53, an emulation of the legendary Prophet 5 analog synthesizer; Kompakt, the multi-format sampler that includes a comprehensive instrument library; and one amp emulation of choice from the Guitar Combos series that includes the Plexi Combo, Twang Combo and AC-Box Combo, all derived from NI's Guitar Rig amp emulation system.
The NI Essentials package includes the four software instruments on a single DVD, and contains a special license code that allows the download of an individual Guitar Combos amp emulation from the NI website.
NI Essentials is available immediately for a suggested retail price of $ 499 / 449 Euro from authorized dealers and in the NI Online Store. A special limited-time upgrade offer also allows all owners of at least one product from the NI Essentials collection to upgrade to the full bundle for only $ 339 / 299 Euro. This upgrade offer expires on December 31st 2005.