in this video, Sweetwater’s Daniel Fisher compares the Dave Smith Prophet-6 and OB-6.
Fisher notes that there are more similarities between the two synths than differences; but they each have some unique features that make them sound very different.
Check it out and let us know how you think they compare in the comments!
When the Prophet-6 is updated to OS Version 1.3.1 or higher, it gets two additional Flangers plus a Ring Modulator and a new Phaser, making the effects list of both the Prophet-6 and OB-6 much closer.
Since the sound engine for the Desktop Module versions of each synth are the same as their 49-key versions, this video is appropriate for all four products: