Artiphon let us know that their Orba handheld synthesizer, looper, and MIDI controller is now available.
The Orba features a built-in synth engine and speaker, so it can be played anywhere. Artiphon describes the built-in syunth engine it as a hybrid synth, featuring morphing oscillators, physical modeling and MPE MIDI support.
Orba pairs with a companion app, which lets you switch quickly between Drum, Bass, Chord, and Lead parts, or layer them to create a song with the built-in looper.
Orba is also a class-compliant Bluetooth MIDI controller, so you can connect wirelessly and use it with your MIDI software.
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