Synth1 Software Synthesizer

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Synth1 Software Synthesizer
Musical Instruments by Daichi Laboratory
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THE MOST DOWNLOADED SOFTWARE SYNTHESIZER OF ALL TIME

Synth1 is a VST & Audio Unit software synthesizer designed by Ichiro Toda – (戸田一郎). It is modeled after the iconic "Clavia Nord Lead 2". Synth1 combines the common sound synthesis method of Subtractive & FM synthesis. It’s one of the most downloaded soft synth in the world, some say it sounds amazing, and it’s totally free !

Synth1 combines the common sound synthesis method of subtractive synthesis with FM synthesis, (the first oscillator have a parameter for frequency modulation). Structurally, the software behaves as though it were a modular analog synthesizer.

synth1 success is so huge that it is now the most downloaded software synthesizer of all times, attracting computer musicians all around the world and gathering a massive community around it. It is therefore easy to find many sound banks, skins, tutorials and helpful advices for Synth1.

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SYNTH1 SPECIFICATIONS

  • 3 oscillators, 1 FM modulation, 1 ring modulation and synchronization, and 1 sub-oscillator. Osc 1 can operate as detuned supersaw.
  • One filter section, with distortion. Four filter types: two high-pass, one low-pass, and a band-pass filter.
  • Two assignable LFOs, which can be synchronized to a host tempo.
  • An arpeggiator which can be synchronized to a host tempo.
  • Several built-in effects, including a tempo delay, distortion, phaser, and chorus/flanger.
  • Polyphony, monophony, and legato voices.
  • Unison and portamento modes
  • 32 notes polyphony
  • Automation
  • Low CPU usage[12]

Operating environment / restrictions

  • Supported CPU: X86 / x64 CPU that supports SSE2.
  • Supported OS: Windows XP, Windows Vista 32Bit, Windows7 (developed with Windows Vista HP sp2) Not confirmed except left.
  • Plug-in format: VSTi2.0
  • Supported host: Reaper, Abelton Live, SONAR 6 LE, other than the left