We have not seen an official announcement on this yet, but news of a new Waldorf synthesizer, the Iridium, has been shared on multiple social media sites.
The Waldorf Iridium promises to put the power of their Quantum synthesizer into a compact desktop/rackmount format.
If features five different synthesis models for each of its three oscillators per voice:
- Waveform (Virtual Analog)
- Particle (Sampling and Granular Sampling)
The new Kernels oscillator design, introduced with the OS 2.0 of Quantum, lets one oscillator to be turned into up to six sub oscillators, which can be linked through FM at audio rate.
Pricing and Availability
Official specs and info on pricing and availability have not officially been announced.