Arturia releases SQ80 V – emulation of the classic Ensoniq synth
With a unique voice centered around the combination of waveforms and wavetables, its signature gritty sound combines digital oscillators with an emulated analog filter & amp for characterful textures ranging from edgy to ambient.
Arturia’s SQ80 V will be available for download on September 14th, 2021 6PM CEST
Where digital dreams are made
Explore hard industrial textures, hybrid lo-fi character, and thousands of unique waveform combinations in a quick-fire softsynth based on a digital ‘80s classic. SQ80 V is an instrument that’s simultaneously complex and accessible, focused and intricate, edgy and dream-like - and unlike anything you’ve heard.
An authentic hybrid
SQ80 V has been modeled to accurately reproduce the gritty yet colorful texture of its predecessor’s 8-bit DOC chip.
- 3 DOC digital oscillators
- Thousands of possible waveform combinations
- Modeled CEM analog filter & amp
- Instant modulation via LFOs, envelopes, and more
- Analog dispersion offers organic synth experience
Expertly enhanced with extra sounds, features, and functionality for modern producers
- Hundreds more waveforms added
- Additional arpeggiator, MIDI modulation, and envelope modes
- Accessible, streamlined modern workflow
- 15 built-in effects with 2 busses
- MPE compatibility
Celebrating with 2 soundbanks
Traverse gritty industrial soundscapes and dusty lo-fi textures with the organic digital wavemaker as your vessel - explore our 2 brand new sound banks offered for every SQ80 V purchase until October 5th.
Dust Materials (new soundbank)
Smooth, saturated sounds for the digital lo-fi age.
Raw Machinery (new soundbank)
Gritty hybrid timbres showing SQ80 V’s industrial side.
Introduction deal until October 5th 2021
To celebrate the launch, new & registered customers will be able to benefit from huge discounts up to 50% off SQ80 V. A generous bundle comprising both SQ80 V and V Collection 8, Arturia’s legendary keyboard anthology, will also be available to new & registered customers with up to 70% off!