Elektron Octatrack MKII

8 Track Performance Sampler/Sequencer

Considering adding to my buy list, more later.

Thanks!
-Yehuda

Manufacturer’s website
https://www.elektron.se/products/octatrack-mkii

Product support, downloads
https://www.elektron.se/support/?connection=octatrack-mkii#resources

Strongly recommended that you download the newest OS, unless you hate bug fixes, stability and new features.

Facebook user groups

Elektron Octatrack MK 2
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1906813816260639

Videos

Useful Links

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Octatrack MKII specifications

Audio track features (x8)

  • 1 × Specialized machine
  • 1 × Track recorder
  • 1 × Amplitude envelope
  • 3 × LFOs
  • 2 × User selectable track effects

MIDI track features (x8)

  • 1 × Arpeggiator
  • 3 × LFOs
  • 10 × configurable CCs

Sequencer

  • 8 × Audio tracks
  • 8 × MIDI tracks
  • Up to 64 steps per pattern
  • Individual track lengths
  • Individual track time signatures
  • Chromatic, slice, slot, and delay freeze modes
  • Parameter locks
  • Trig conditions
  • Sample-per-step change
  • Micro timing
  • Retrig functionality
  • Swing and slide
  • Full real-time control

Storage

  • CompactFlash card storage
  • Amount of Projects dependent on CF card size
  • 80 MB Flex RAM per project
  • Static sample streaming from CF card
  • 256 patterns per Project
  • 256 sample slots per Project
  • 8 Arrangements per Project

Track effects

  • 12/24dB multi mode filter
  • 2-band parametric EQ
  • DJ-style kill EQ
  • 2-10 stage phaser
  • Flanger
  • 2-5 tap chorus
  • Spatializer
  • Comb filter
  • Compressor
  • Lo-Fi (SRR, BR, Dist and AM)
  • Echo freeze delay
  • Gatebox plate reverb
  • Spring reverb
  • Dark reverb

Hardware

  • 128 × 64 pixel OLED screen
  • MIDI In/Out/Thru
  • 2 × 1/4” impedance balanced main audio out jacks
  • 2 × 1/4” impedance balanced cue audio out jacks
  • 4 × 1/4” balanced/unbalanced external input jacks
  • 1 × 1/4” stereo headphone jack
  • 44.1 kHz, 24-bit D/A and A/D converters
  • Hi-speed USB 2.0 port
  • Power inlet: Center positive 5.5 × 2.5 mm barrel jack, 12 V DC, 2 A

Balanced audio outputs

  • Main outputs level: +17 dBu peak
  • Output impedance: 440 Ω unbalanced
  • Digital S/N ratio: 104 dB (20–20,000 Hz)

Headphones outputs

  • Headphones out level: +17 dBu peak
  • Output impedance: 55 Ω

Balanced audio inputs

  • Input level: +17 dBu peak
  • Audio input impedance: 21 kΩ
  • Digital S/N ratio: 106 dB (20–20,000 Hz)

Electrical specifications

  • Unit power consumption: 7 W typical
  • Compatible Elektron power supply: PSU-3b

Physical specifications

  • Sturdy steel casing
  • Dimensions: W 340 × D 184 × H 63 mm
  • (13.3” × 7.2” × 2.5”) (including knobs, jacks, and rubber feet)
  • Weight: approximately 2.3 kg (5 lbs)
  • Maximum recommended ambient operating temperature: +40˚C (+104˚F)

Miscellaneous

  • 2 GB of Loopmasters samples on the CF card
  • 3 year Elektron warranty

Included in the box

  • 16 GB high speed CompactFlash card
  • Power Supply PSU-3b
  • Elektron USB cable
  • Quick Guide