Synapse Audio Software has released Dune 2, a software synthesizer for Mac & Windows.
Dune 2 is a new synthesizer, rewritten from scratch, with the goal to provide higher sound quality and allow for an even wider range of sounds than its predecessor.
- VA, Wavetable and FM Synthesis
- Two oscillator stacks with 32 oscillators each
- Third oscillator and noise generator
- 8x Unison = up to 520 oscillators per note
- 16 voices of polyphony = up to 8320 oscillators total
- Zero-delay feedback filters
- Four graphical envelopes (MSEG)
- Modulation matrix for synth and FX parameters
- Two Master FX busses with 9 high-quality effects each
- Innovative Arpeggiator with MIDI file import
Here are a couple of audio demos for Dune 2:
Note: Dune 2 is not compatible with Dune 1 in any way. Both run just fine in parallel, however.
Dune 2 is priced at US $169. A demo version is available. See the Synapse site for details.
If you’ve used Dune 2, let us know what you think of it!