Vavdo has announced that the Vavdo A2 controller is now available.
According to Vavdo, the A2 knobs, buttons & Leds are designed are to allow simultaneous gestures from all your fingers, while having excellent feel and instant tactile & visual feedback.
- Vavdo A2 is designed to help artists, researchers or simple users to interact with software by using 6 knobs, 5 buttons & 6 programmable rgb leds.
- By mapping few physical controls to many software parameters, you can get unique and inspiring results. Just like musical instruments, where only few physical parameters are interconnected and mapped, with a non-linear way, to control many sound variables.
- The triple color LEDs adds visual feedback and are easily programmed using Open Sound Control.
- With the native software drivers you can easily OSC or MIDI data. Any software that send or receive these communication protocols it is fully compatible. Examples are music DAWs, synthesizers, video software, programming environments, etc. By using a computer you can also control hardware devices such us micro-controllers, hardware synths/samplers, OSC controllers etc.
- A2 comes also with a growing library of software. Synths, effects & tools that can be used instantly with A2 without configuration hassles. We continuously research and code in cutting-edge technology & art fields.
- USB Connection:
- Communication: OSC and MIDI
- Power: USB bus powered
- 6 Potentiometers: 1-turn, 10bit-1024 steps, 100.000 lifecycles, long life & smooth friction
- 5 Buttons: short stroke for direct tactile feedback, 100.000 lifecycles
- 6 RGB LEDs programmable with OSC
- Microcontroller: Custom Vavdo Board based in atmel avr
- Automated and manual optical inspection following IPC610D Standard
- Front Panel: 1.5mm Stainless Steel INOX
- Wood Enclosure: Solid 22mm Melia (mahogany family: meliaceae)
- Wood Base: 4mm Birch plywood
- Knobs: PA 6 for fine grip, feel & durability
- Wood Varnish: Extra strong, non-toxic, colorless mat
- Dimensions: 22 x 14 cm
- Height: 2.7 cm (with knobs: 4.5 cm)
- Weight: 0.8 kgr
- Knobs diameter: 24 & 32 mm
- Buttons diameter: 4 mm
The Vavdo A2 is available now at the introductory price of 230 euro.