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Abstract Data OCTOCONTROLLER back in stock – with new v2 firmware – plus MIX UTILITY and 3X VCA

Abstract Data Matttech Modular 20.07.20

We now have the excellent Abstract Data modules back in stock again – including the ever-popular ADE-32 OCTOCONTROLLER, a real multi-functional beast of a module, which could control your entire rig! This has recently been updated to v.2.0 firmware, and all units in stock will ship with this pre-installed (see below for summary of new features)

Also in stock from Abstract Data:

  • ADE-50 – 3x VCA – 3 Linear VCAs based on a discrete OTA core
  • ADE-60 – User-configurable, mix & CV utility module.


v2.0 Firmware

  • Visualization mode adds a new way for users to see the signal activity at each output.
  • Output lock ensures no parameter or edit changes can be made while an output is locked.
  • Unipolar 0-5V and bipolar +/-2.5V options added for all LFO output types.
  • New V-Trig and S-trig options for Pulse output types.
  • Two new Digital Noise algorithms added.
  • Korg-compatible 2 PPQN added as an external sync option.
  • Two new ‘kick and snare’ Loop sets added for quick, simple beat creation.
  • Arpeggios and S&H Gate looping now have options to run forward, backward or alternating.
  • Universal ‘Exit Edit Mode’ button functionality to easily exit any edit mode.
  • Factory reset functionality allows users to quickly reset all outputs to default factory settings.
  • Various tweaks & bug fixes (see manual page 22 for full details)