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Sonic Reality announced Sonic Synth, a stand-alone software synth that also works as a synth plug in for Pro Tools, Cubase, Logic, Performer and other DAW/sequencing environments. It boasts over 600 Megaytes of sounds from the critically acclaimed Sonic Reality family of sample libraries, including some that were newly recorded and programmed for Sonic Synth. Categories include pianos, organs, strings, pads, voices, guitars, bass, drums, techno, orchestral and ethnic sounds.
Sonic Synth features a smartly designed interface complete with faders, knobs and easy to read program names. Under the hood, it uses the Unity software sampler engine in a cooperative arrangement with Bitheadz. Its specs include:
Sonic Synth is expected to ship by Summer 2001, will retail for $299 and will be distributed by ILIO Entertainments.