Arturia Unleashes User Wavetables With MicroFreak V4.0

Arturia have unleashed another major new firmware update for MicroFreak, bringing massive new creative functionality for users free of charge. Firmware V4.0 elevates this hybrid desktop synthesizer’s status as a sound design powerhouse, with user wavetables, a new sound engine, new presets, and much more.

Microfreak’s V4.0 update is available now for free download on arturia.com and via MIDI Control Centre from October 26th, 2021 6PM CEST.

MicroFreak: Introducing WaveUser

Firmware Update V4.0

The evolution of MicroFreak continues. Unlock user wavetables, a brand new sound engine, enhanced sequencer voice controls, and more with a free update for all users.

What’s new?

New WaveUser Engine -Upload your own custom wavetables and explore them with MicroFreak’s new engine.

Sequencer Unison & Chord Voices – Unison and Chord modes can now be applied to every MicroFreak note, from sequencer to external notes.

Faster Oscillator Encoder Settings – You can now select a faster scrolling speed for MicroFreak’s Oscillator encoders in Global Settings.

64 New Presets – An inspiring selection of wavetable presets using MicroFreak’s new WaveUser engine, for free.

MicroFreak x Burberry

The ‘Freak has made its mark on the synthesis world. But in the hands of producer and sound designer Tony Yang – AKA PaprTape – this desktop hybrid is entering the world of fashion. We spoke to Tony about how he came to use MicroFreak to soundtrack Burberry’s elegant Olympia bag campaign…

More information on the Arturia website:https://www.arturia.com/products/hardware-synths/microfreak/overview

MicroFreak x Burberry story: https://www.arturia.com/stories/paprtape