Winter NAMM 2007: M-Audio Unveils Groundbreaking New Products
M-Audio makes waves with DJ performance systems, multimedia speakers and more
Torq Xponent is a cutting-edge performance system that brings professional-grade control to the world of computer-based DJing. The package includes the Torq DJ software that’s revolutionizing digital DJing and the Xponent hardware control surface that puts all that power right at your fingertips. Compatible with Mac and PC.
The Studiophile™ AV 40 and AV 20 powered speakers use proven M-Audio technology in compact systems that are perfect for small spaces or for traveling musicians. The Studiophile AV 40 speakers feature 4” polypropylene-coated drivers, 3/4” silk dome tweeters, 20-watt-per-channel internal amplifier and OptImage III wave guides for punchy lows, crisp highs and an even response. And for more mobility, the AV 20 speakers include 2” composite woofers, 1” ferrofluid-cooled Mylar dome tweeters, internal amplification and them same OptImage III technology as the AV 40s.
With 500+ presets, the Virtual String Machine from GForce delivers expert emulations of over a dozen vintage string synthesizers. Layer any two of the 60 Sample Sets and apply synthesis to each—then add master vintage phaser/ensemble effects. Mac/PC stand-alone or host operation (RTAS, VST, AU).
Built with Way Out Ware’s award-winning analog-modeling technology, the KikAxxe brings together a faithful emulation of the classic ARP Axxe synthesizer, analog-style 16-step sequencer, programmable drum machine and a tape delay effect. Modern conveniences include presets, MIDI sync and comprehensive MIDI-mapping capabilities. Compatible with RTAS, VST and AU hosts. Mac/PC.
M-Audio KeyRig 49 turns your Mac or PC into a versatile keyboard workstation. Featuring a 49-key USB MIDI keyboard and the award-winning Key Rig software (PC only), KeyRig 49 makes it easy to start composing music with a computer and music software like M-Audio’s Session, Apple’s GarageBand, Ableton’s Live Lite (included) and others.
Designed for musicians on the go, the M-Audio Mobile Laptop Studio Bag is the safe way to transport portable music gear. The bag is designed to carry full-size laptops (up to 17”), audio interfaces, MIDI controllers like the Trigger Finger and all of your cables.
Protect your M-Audio MicroTrack 24/96 with the MicroPack. Constructed from high-quality ballistic nylon, the MicroPack is the only all-in-one carrying solution for the MicroTrack that allows you to access every function and connection without having to remove the unit from the bag.
In addition to all these new products, the M-Audio booth will host a variety of special guest artists and other surprises. So keep checking m-audio.com for more updates from the show floor.