Analog Four MK2 announced by Elektron with welcome changes and updates

Analog Four MK2 announced by Elektron with welcome changes and updates

Following the Octatrack MK2 announcement, Elektron went on to update its Analog Four polyphonic synthesizer! The Analog Four MK2 is styled in the same vein as the Octa MK2, colored in silver and featuring brand new buttons in the style of the Digitact sampler and sequencer. Elektron went far and ahead into refurbishing the synthesizer, which was first released some years ago. The complete changelog and spec sheet are available below! The unit costs 1449 EUR / 1349 USD. Elektron also unveiled the Analog Rytm MK2, check out our article with a first feature list…

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What’s new in Analog Four MKII?

Reworked analog circuitry delivering very deep and defined bass
Enhanced analog overdrive for more bite and growl
Crisp, large OLED screen providing optimal feedback in dimly lit environments
Ultra durable back-lit buttons. Rated for 50 million presses
Precise, hi-res encoders
Quick performance controls
Increased amount of dedicated buttons enabling quicker workflow
Stereo audio outputs for each voice
Expression/CV inputs for external control of Analog Four MKII parameters
Overbridge with higher bandwidth
Premium cast aluminium enclosure

Analog Four MKII specifications

4 synth voices, each with:
Fully analog signal path
2 × analog oscillator
2 × sub-oscillator
1 × noise generator
1 × 4-pole analog lowpass ladder filter
1 × 2-pole analog multi-mode filter
1 × analog overdrive circuit
2 × assignable LFO
1 × amp envelope
2 × assignable envelope
Up to 4 notes of polyphony
Up to 4 part multitimbrality
Up to 4 note unison playback
Chorus, Delay and Reverb send FX
Quick Performance controls
Live friendly Elektron sequencer
CV/Gate sequencing
1 × ¼” headphones output
2 × ¼” impedance balanced main output
4 × ¼” separate stereo voice output
4 × ¼” CV/Gate output
2 × ¼” unbalanced external input
2 × ¼” expression/CV input
1 × USB 2.0 High Speed port
MIDI IN/OUT/THRU ports with DIN Sync out
Ultra crisp 128 × 64 OLED screen
Precise hi-res encoders
Durable back-lit buttons
W385 × D225 × H82 mm (15.2 × 8.85 × 3.3″) including knobs, power switch and rubber feet
Weight approx. 2.4 kg (5.3 lbs)
Fully compatible with Analog Four MKI projects/data

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