The end of the year seems buzzing with tiny but sought-after upgrades of synthesizers and modules. After the release of Endorphin.es new Strong Zero VCO core, Dave Smith Instruments teamed up with John Chowning, the father or discoverer of FM synthesis to upgrade the Prophet 12‘s firmware.
Here are the new main features in the Prophet 12 OS:
- Classic linear FM synthesis
- Support for up to 16 alternate tunings (a set of 16 popular tunings is included)
- MIDI note output from the arpeggiator
- Assignable voice stacking in unison mode
- New modulation destinations
You can watch a video with the creators here: