Modern FM digital synthesizer
The Elektron Digitone revolutionises FM synthesis, combining classic sound principles with subtractive synthesis signal flow. The revitalisation of FM sounds makes for a truly unique synthesis experience. You can choose from multiple FM algorithms with specially selected parameters. The sound design capabilities are endless, incorporating powerful filters and effects for shaping your tone. It opens up a whole new world of sounds and timbres, ranging from metallic-style percussive sounds, to soft pads and everything in between. The unit also comes complete with a wide range of premium-grade factory presets. It boasts 512 premium-grade sounds in total, with sounds created by Blush Response, DivKid, Mark Fell and more. Each voice boasts a multimode filter, base-width filter, overdrive and dual assignable LFOs for maximum versatility.
Integrated 16-step sequencer
The powerful onboard 16-step sequencer features four synth tracks and three midi tracks as well as an arpeggiator per track. The innovative polyphonic sequencing capabilities allow you to create complex patterns and rhythms with ease. The intuitive design allows you to set individual track lengths, as well as locking parameters into place. You can also set the sequencer to change the sound per step, ideal for live performances where you want to switch up the style and tone.
The ergonomic layout of the Digitone Synthesizer features a comprehensive control section including a wide range of buttons. Accompanying the buttons, are a range of rotary encoders, designed for changing levels and parameters with optimal precision. There are dedicated transport buttons for Copy, Clear, Paste, Tap Tempo, Unison and more. A handy Save project button is also included so you can instantly save your progress with ease. Also onboard is a built-in metronome, as well as a mute mode with 4 mute buttons.
For in-depth sound design, the Digitone also includes a wide variety of integrated effects. The Send & Master effects can be used to further sculpt your sounds. The effects are comprised of a Panoramic Chorus, Saturator Delay, Supervoid Reverb and Overdrive.
Sleek design with versatile connectivity
The compact and desktop-friendly design is not only ideal for tabletop use, but is also highly portable thanks to the streamlined enclosure. The 128 x 64-pixel OLED screen provides all the information you need on your parameters and other settings. The 48kHz, 24-bit D/A and A/D converters ensure optimal audio fidelity. The unit also features a wide range of connectivity including an integrated headphone output for private monitoring. Also included is dual 1/4-inch impedance balanced audio outputs, 2 x 1/4-inch audio inputs, a Hi-speed USB 2.0 port and MIDI I/O/Thru with DIN Sync out. The robust design is constructed from sturdy steel, providing a hard-wearing enclosure for optimal durability.
8 voice polyphony (multitimbral)
Multiple FM algorithms
1 × multimode filter per voice
1 × base-width filter per voice
1 × overdrive per voice
2 × assignable LFO per voice
4 synth tracks
4 MIDI tracks
1 arpeggiator per track
Individual track lengths
Sound per step change
Send & Master Effects
Panoramic Chorus send effect
Saturator Delay send effect
Supervoid Reverb send effect
Overdrive master effect
128 × 64 pixel OLED screen
2 × 1/4” impedance balanced audio out jacks
2 × 1/4” audio in jacks
1 × 1/4” stereo headphone jack
48 kHz, 24-bit D/A and A/D converters
Hi-Speed USB 2.0 port
MIDI In/Out/Thru with DIN Sync out
Construction: Sturdy steel casing
Dimensions: W 215 × D 176 × H 63 mm (8.5” × 6.9” × 2.5”) (including knobs and feet)
Weight: approximately 1.49 kg (3.3 lbs)
Warranty: 3 year Elektron Warranty