All MASCHINE and MASCHINE MIKRO products shipped to distributors on or after November 1, 2013 will include Maschine 2.0.
Existing MASCHINE MK1 & MK2 users can purchase MASCHINE 2.0 on the NI Online Shop (only) starting on November 1, for $99 USD.
Customers who purchased & register MASCHINE or MASCHINE MIKRO between October 1, and November 1, 2013 will automatically receive a free download for MASCHINE 2.0.
They will be able to download the new software from on November 1, 2013.
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Customers who bought and registered Maschine & Maschine Mikro prior to October 1st, 2013 will have pay the USD99 to upgrade to Maschine 2.0.
All customers who purchased stock since October 1st, 2013, or purchase any unregistered stock already in the sales channel, will automatically receive Maschine 2.0 via a free download.
MASCHINE MIKRO is the perfect entry into the world of MASCHINE, giving you tactile, hands-on control for beat production, sampling and performance.
The latest version of MASCHINE MIKRO delivers:
New hardware – now in black or white, with new multicolored pads
New 1.8 software – free update, with color coding and new effects
MASSIVE on board – legendary synth for all MASCHINE users
MASCHINE MIKRO is the ideal entry point into the world of MASCHINE – build beats and grooves in seconds using the exact same software as the full version with more compact hardware control.
Now available in white or black, the newly redesigned MIKRO hardware also boasts stunning, highly sensitive, multicolor pads and the new color-coding system. With the latest MASCHINE 1.8 software included, MIKRO adds a host of new features, workflow optimizations and sounds to the powerful and intuitive software – including the full version of MASSIVE.
MASCHINE MIKRO is a professional music production tool, combining the flexibility of software with the immediacy of hardware – now updated with new, multi-colored pads, enhanced display and more.
Create rhythms, bass lines, chords and melodies, and build tracks on-the-fly with the intuitive, clip-based sequencer. MASCHINE MIKRO also gives you a high-performance sampler, professional effects and full support for VST and Audio Units plug-ins. What’s more, you can also run MASCHINE MIKRO as a plug-in in your DAW.
And check out iMASCHINE – NI’s on-the-go beat sketchpad for the iPhone and iPod Touch. Import your iMASCHINE projects to MASCHINE MIKRO to finish your ideas in your studio.
MASCHINE MIKRO comes with over 6 GB of ready-to-use, professional and inspiring sounds. Create rhythms and melodies right away with the included drum kits, one-shot samples, basses, synths and acoustic instruments – all fully tagged for easy browsing.
With the 1.8 MASCHINE update, all MASCHINE MASCHINE MIKRO users get the legendary MASSIVE* synthesizer – a sonic monster for basses and leads with 1,300 earth-shattering sounds – worth $199 / 179 € alone. MASCHINE MIKRO also includes KOMPLETE ELEMENTS, providing more than 1,000 stunning sounds from the flagship KOMPLETE 8 and KOMPLETE 8 ULTIMATE.