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  • This topic is about synths that allow you do design your sound and also have big number of ready sounds and patches (sometimes natural, mostly not).

    No analog synths modellers here!

    Galaxy X

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  • me thinks Omnisphere and me should go jiggy jiggy until arrr!

    But I guess you have to have a "host" (like Logic) before you can spend $500 on their program.
  • You can get free Magix DAW with VST support :-)
  • Any info on RTAS support? I couldn't find anything on their page yet...
  • They support VST, DXi and ReWire. From their page.
    RTAS is Pro Tools thing.
    You can check anything within minutes yourself, as full versions of any product are available as trials.
  • @VK (remember RTAS is now EOL)
  • Spectrasonics Omnisphere 2 First Look

  • Omnisphere 2.5

    With version 2.5, Omnisphere becomes the first software synth to offer a Hardware Synth Integration feature, which transforms well-known hardware synthesizers into hands-on controllers for unlocking Omnisphere’s newly-expanded synthesis capabilities.


    • Hardware Synth Integration
    • New Hardware Library adds hundreds of new patches for all users:
    • Over 13,000 Sounds total now included
    • Vastly Expanded Synthesis:
    • Four Layers per patch
    • Doubled Mod Matrix
    • New State Variable Filters
    • 8 LFOs, 12 Envelopes
    • FREE for all Omnisphere 2 users

    Hardware Synths supported:

    • Sequential Prophet 6
    • DSI OB-6
    • DSI Rev 2
    • Moog Voyager
    • Moog Little Phatty
    • Moog Sub Phatty
    • Moog Sub 37
    • Moog Subsequent 37
    • Korg Minilogue
    • Roland System 8
    • Roland System 1
    • Roland SE-02
    • Roland SH-01A
    • Roland JP-08
    • Roland JU-06
    • Roland JX-03
    • Roland VP-03
    • Novation Bassstation II
    • Novation Peak
    • Behringer Deepmind

    A complete list of new features and supported synths will be announced upon the official release in mid-Summer 2018.

    Public Beta

    The Omnisphere 2.5 update will initially be released in May 2018 as a Public Beta. All registered Omnisphere 2 users with Standard licenses are eligible to join the Public Beta test. Spectrasonics encourages end users to participate and provide feedback in the Public Beta test. The company says that users who give high quality testing/feedback reports in the Public Beta will be eligible to join the official Spectrasonics Beta Team for future products.

    Eligible users can sign up for the 2.5 Public Beta program through their Spectrasonics User Account.

    Pricing and Availability

    Spectrasonics Omnisphere 2.5 is a free update to all registered Omnisphere 2 users. Public Beta starts later this month, with an official release in mid-summer 2018.