ASM Hydrasynth Desktop

Desktop version

$799.00

This page covers differences of the Ashun Sound Machines Hydrasynth desktop version from the keyboard version.

Be sure to read the ASM Hydrasynth keyboard page, since almost all information about the keyboard version applies to the desktop version, with of course the real estate changes noted below taken into consideration. Important to note that the Hydrasynth keyboard version and its 8 voices will work together with the Hydrasynth desktop version and its 8 voices for a total of 16 voices in voice overflow mode.

Specific to desktop version

  • Smaller and lighter
  • 24 velocity sensitive with polyphonic aftertouch pads
  • 3 Filter controls
  • 4 Arpeggiator controls
  • Octave up & down shift modes
  • 1/4″ headphone output
  • Recessed rear input/outputs and on/off button
  • Rack ears included

All other functions are the same essentially.

Thanks!
-Yehuda

Manufacturer’s website
http://www.ashunsoundmachines.com

Product support, downloads

Facebook Page
https://www.facebook.com/AshunSoundMachines

Facebook user groups

ASM Hydrasynth Group
https://www.facebook.com/groups/354392362134625

Videos

(Uptown Oscillators) UO ASM Hydrasynth YouTube Playlist

Useful links

Be sure to join the Uptown Oscillators Facebook Group!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/UptownOscillators

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  • Type: Desktop Synthesizer
  • Analog/Digital: Digital, Wave Morphing Synthesis
  • Pads: 24 x Velocity-sensitive Pads, Aftertouch
  • Polyphony: 8 Notes
  • Presets: 640 Program Locations (5 banks x 128 Patch Memories)
  • Oscillators: 3 x Wavescan Oscillators
  • Waveforms: 219 waveforms (wave morphing), 4 x Mutators Wave Shapers
  • Envelope Generator: 5 x ADSR ; Delay, Hold, Looping
  • LFO: 5 x LFO, Tempo syncable
  • Filter: 1 x Multimode Filter (11 types), 1 x Variable Filter (lowpass, bandpass, highpass)
  • Effects Types: 4 x Reverbs, 5 x Delay, Chorus, Flanger, Rotary, Phaser, Lo-Fi, Tremolo, EQ, Compressor
  • Arpeggiator: 8 x Arpeggiators
  • Analog Outputs: 2 x 1/4″ (L/mono, R)
  • Headphones: 1 x 1/4″
  • MIDI I/O: In/Out/Thru/USB
  • Other I/O: 2 x Mod in, Pitch out, Gate out, 2 x Mod out, Clock out
  • Pedal Inputs: 1 x 1/4″ (sustain), 1 x 1/4″ (expression)
  • USB: 1 x Type B
  • Power Supply: 12V DC power supply (included)
  • Height: 3.39″
  • Width: 17.4″
  • Depth: 8.78″
  • Weight: 8.1 lbs.