Primal Audio let us know that they’ve updated FM4, their four-operator FM synthesizer for iPad.
They also introduced a free version, FM4 Lite, that lets you try the app out, but has a few of the more advanced features, like MIDI and Audiobus, disabled. .
Here’s what’s new in FM 4 1.1:
- Audiobus support
- A new tempo section with manual control of the tempo
- Waveform popover with an overview of waveforms
- UI performance boost: the app now feels more responsive
- Reduced file size of the app to less than 50%
- Fix for crash on iOS 7.0.x
- Minor bug fixes
The FM4 Lite is fully functional except for the following limitations:
- MIDI is disabled
- Inter-app Audio is disabled
- Audiobus is disabled
- Saving is disabled
- Only 40 factory presets are included
If you’ve used FM4, let us know what you think of it!