Learning Modular’s Chris Meyer shared this in-depth demo of the new Synthesis Technology E520 Hyperion Processor, a power multi-effects processor for Eurorack modular synthesizers.
The E520 Hyperion is a mono/stereo in, stereo out effects module, offering delays, chorus, frequency shifting, phaser, pitch shifting, shimmer reverb, voder, spectral effects, vocoder and more.
00:00 demo of a few of the Presets
01:12 front panel controls & connections
01:51 audio connections
02:33 Auxiliary output
02:46 menu & navigation overview
03:01 changing Algorithms
03:40 getting back to the Main menu
04:00 editing an Algorithm
04:58 Bypass to unprocessed input
05:07 Feedback & Wet/Dry mix
06:02 live controls
06:35 loading & editing algorithm-specific presets (Page 3)
07:38 external voltage control
08:35 Tap Tempo
09:40 Page 2 settings
10:36 internal LFOs
11:22 High Pass and Low Pass Filters
11:55 saving a Preset
12:46 Top menu
13:04 module-wide Patches
13:32 Preferences (including display options, Input/Output Levels, and Feedback Limiter)
15:17 SD card “whole module” save & load
15:23 UI colors
15:48 Utilities (scope, tuner, and more)
16:07 Dual Mono algorithm
Pricing and Availability
Initial production of the Synthesis Technology E520 Hyperion Processor was funded via a Kickstarter project. The pre-orders are expected to ship this summer, with dealer shipments to follow.
See the Synth Tech site for details.