IK Multimedia has released SampleTank 2 for iPhone and iPad, a major update that they say brings desktop power to their iOS workstation.
SampleTank 2 for iOS features 140 instruments – expandable to over 1,900; 8-part multi-timbral performance; the sound engine from IK’s desktop SampleTank 3; splits, multi’s and more.
The new SampleTank 2 sound engine is the same as its Mac/PC software counterpart, thanks to the increased CPU power and memory of the latest generations of iPhones and iPads.
Here’s what’s new in SampleTank 2 for iOS:
- Redesigned sound engine for professional sound quality on iOS.
- 4 additional instrument parts for added creative expression (8 total).
- Expandable with SampleTank PRO and other Instrument Collections.
- Song and Live modes for streamlined workflow and performance.
- Redesigned intuitive instrument browser for fast sound selection.
- Loop instrument support.
- Layers feature for intuitive layering and zoning controllers.
- SampleTank 2 is a universal app for iPad and iPhone and is available now as a direct download from the App
- Store as a Free version (over 20 instruments), and paid version (over 140 instruments) for 19.99 USD/EUR.
- Existing users can update at no charge.
- 8-part multitimbral professional-quality sound and groove module
- Expandable sound library with 600+ instruments in 16 categories
- Completely redesigned Sound Browser
- Layers feature lets you easily create zones on your controller for multi-part performances
- Live and Song modes optimized for composition and live performance
- Streamlined interface for faster workflow
- Integrated 8-track MIDI recorder with song export
- MIDI learn feature makes programming external controllers a breeze
- Play interface with piano keyboard, scale keyboard and enhanced drum pads
- Plug-and-play compatibility with iRig interfaces and controllers like iRig Pro Duo, iRig Pro, iRig MIDI, iRig Keys and iRig Pads
- Universal app compatible with iPad and iPhone with iOS 8 and later
SampleTank 2 Video Demos
Pricing and Availability
SampleTank 2 for iOS is available now for US $19.99. Additional sound libraries are available as In-App purchases.