Waldorf - Quantum mk2

  • $4,799.99


With special nods to legendary Waldorf synths of the past plus a highly engineered interface and a whole host of features never before seen on hardware synths, Waldorf Quantum MK2 represents the culmination of decades of development and is truly the flagship synth of the future.

Quantum combines the raw power of classic digital/analog hybrid synthesizers with futuristic sounds that are only possible with today's intensely programmable softsynths together in a sleek and accessible user interface designed with the modern synthesist in mind. With a huge, attractive screen, inviting control panel and top-notch keybed with polyphonic aftertouch, Quantum MK2 is an instant legend in all possible ways.

  • 8 voices with analog filter, up to 16 voices with digital filters
  • Dual timbral: split or layered mode with separate stereo audio outputs
  • 3 stereo digital oscillators per voice, each capable of five synthesis algorithms
  • 61-key high-quality Fatar TP8S/SK keyboard with polyphonic aftertouch
  • Wavetable: classic Waldorf style with additions from Nave including speech synthesis, wavetable generation from audio and more
  • Waveform: waveform with up to 8 simultaneous waves per oscillator in detuned or chordal mode with hard-sync, warp & PWM as well as tunable noise
  • Particle: sampler in traditional and granular mode using multi-samples or live input
  • Resonator: exciter using multi-sampling plus filter bank sound model
  • Kernel: modular-style synthesis lets you combine up to six audio kernels into a single oscillator
  • Two analog low pass filters per voice each in 24dB or 12dB configuration using innovative link modes, or alternatively two digital multi-mode filters
  • Digital former: additional digital algorithms per voice like comb, high pass, band pass and notch filters (Nave, Largo or PPG models), bit crusher, drive and more
  • Flexible routing system for order of analog filters, digital former and individual oscillator routings
  • Extensive modulation options including 6 LFOs in poly and global mode with extensive parameter set, 6 loopable envelopes and Komplex multistage LFO/envelope modulator
  • Extensive modulation matrix with 40 slots and easy control assignments
  • 'Module-based' preset system for effects, oscillators and Komplex modulator
  • Visualization and deeper sound editing via context-sensitive high-resolution capacitive multi-touch display
  • Spectrum analyzer and oscilloscope at various processing stages
  • 4GB internal flash memory for presets and wavetables, preloaded with approximately 2GB of sample data, plus 59GB internal sample storage
  • Export and import of presets, samples and wavetables via SD card or USB