Omnisphere 2.8 – Endless Possibilities Omnisphere® is the flagship synthesizer of Spectrasonics – an instrument of extraordinary power and versatility. Top Artists all over the world rely on Omnisphere as an essential source of sonic inspiration. This award-winning software brings many different types of synthesis together into one amazing-sounding instrument that will spark a lifetime of exploration.
Hardware Synth Integration Omnisphere is the only software synth in the world to offer a Hardware Synth Integration feature. This remarkable innovation transforms over 65 well-known hardware synthesizers into extensive hands-on controllers that unlock Omnisphere’s newly expanded synthesis capabilities. Simply put, this ground-breaking feature makes using Omnisphere feel just like using a hardware synth! By bridging the physical experience gap between software and hardware, users gain intuitive control of Omnisphere by using the familiar layout of their supported hardware synth. Virtual instrument users can now experience the joy of the hardware synth workflow and hardware synth users can fully expand their capabilities into the vast sonic world of Omnisphere!
List of Supported Hardware
Roland JD-XA Roland JD-Xi Roland JP-08 Roland JP-8000 Roland JU-06 Roland JUNO-106 Roland JX-03 Roland SE-02 Roland SH-01A Roland SH-201 Roland D-50 Roland GAIA Roland Super Jupiter Roland System-1 Roland System-8 Roland VP-03 Korg microKorg Korg Minilogue Korg Minilogue XD Korg Monologue Korg MS-20ic Korg MS-2000 Korg Prologue Korg Radias Moog Little Phatty Moog Minitaur Moog Sirin Moog Slim Phatty Moog Sub 37 Moog Subsequent 37 Moog Sub Phatty Moog Voyager Dave Smith Mopho Dave Smith OB-6 Dave Smith Pro 2 Dave Smith Prophet 6 Dave Smith Prophet 8 Dave Smith Prophet 12 Dave Smith Prophet X Dave Smith REV2 Nord Lead 1 Nord Lead 2 Nord Lead 3 Nord Lead 4 Nord Lead A1 Nord Stage 3 Nord Wave Andromeda A6 Novation Bass Station II Novation Circuit Mono Station Novation MiniNova Novation Peak Virus A Virus B Virus C Virus Indigo 1 Virus Indigo 2 Virus TI Yamaha Reface CS Studiologic Sledge Deepmind
Greatly Enhanced Arpeggiator • New Humanity and Life controls! • New Presets Library • New Strumming Modifiers • Chord Voicings • Pitch Slides • Step Dividers • Capture MIDI Files!
New Hardware Sound Library Omnisphere includes a stunning new “Hardware Library” with over 1,600 new patches created by Eric Persing and the renowned Spectrasonics Sound Development team. Each hardware profile has a corresponding set of sounds in the Hardware Library which were specially designed using that hardware synth as an Omnisphere controller. These inspiring new sounds feature a wide range of categories and many have a distinctly ‘classic’ flavor! Notably, this update takes Eric’s classic sound design work from the original 1987 Roland D-50 into completely new sonic territory with Omnisphere’s vast synthesis capabilities. Best of all, the new sounds are available for ALL users, regardless of using the hardware or not!
Vastly Expanded Synthesis Engine • Four Layers per patch! • New State Variable Filters • Over 500 DSP Wavetables • Powerful Granular Synthesis • 8 LFOs, 12 ENVs, 34 Filter Types per google.com • Doubled Mod Matrix • Full FX Modulation
Audio Import You can use your own audio file as a soundsource in Omnisphere, simply by dragging it onto the interface! Go wild with using the new Granular Synthesis, Harmonia, Innerspace and many other creative tools inside Omnisphere!
High Resolution Interface Omnisphere supports a newly redesigned, high resolution interface with support for HiDPI displays. The modernized GUI is now easier to use and resizable to fit comfortably into your workspace.
Includes over 14,000 sounds! Since the beginning, Omnisphere has been the sonic weapon of choice for creative players and producers in search of next level sounds on hit records, bestselling games and Oscar-winning films. Omnisphere’s amazing sound library is constantly growing and being pushed in fresh directions by the award-winning Spectrasonics Sound Development Team.
Additional Highlights • Standalone Application now included • Enhanced Orb interface with Attractor mode • Satellite Instrument support for Trilian and Keyscape -and more!
Sonic Extensions A new brand of innovative products built by Spectrasonics, that introduce a completely new experience for Omnisphere by extending its capabilities with special features, effects and sounds. Find out more about the incredible Sonic Extensions at the special website!
Omnisphere 2 Software 2.8.1c – 11-2-21 – Fixes graphics performance issues on macOS Monterey – Fixes issue where Logic Pro did not register the correct Multi-Output bus configuration for the AU plugin – Fixes issue where loading VST2 or VST3 presets from a Host could cause incorrect Patch info to be displayed on the GUI – Fixes issue where the Synth Wavetables menu could display an empty “Sonic Extensions” menu for “FX Only” SE installations