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06 May 2018 Arturia updates V Collection v6.1 - NKS compatible05 Dec 2017 Arturia releases V Collection 613 Feb 2015 #KVRDeal Expired
Arturia Offer: SparkLE Anniversary Discount Deals
03 Dec 2014 Arturia releases V Collection 4 - includes VOX Continental V and new Solina V and Matrix 12 V plug-in instruments for Mac & Win05 Aug 2014 #KVRDeal Expired
Arturia Celebrates 15th Anniversary With 50% Off Summer Offer
06 May 2014 Arturia releases Spark 2 Drum Machine Software05 May 2014 #KVRDeal Expired
Arturia Spark2 Introductory Promotions
23 Jan 2014 Arturia announces Spark 2 (Software)02 Nov 2013 #KVRDeal Expired
Arturia Holiday Season Deals
26 Jul 2013 Arturia updates Spark Creative Drum Machine to v1.714 May 2013 Arturia releases "Hollywood Essentials" Expansion Pack for Spark Creative Drum Machine and SparkLE05 Apr 2013 Arturia ships Spark EDM and EDM Expansion Pack03 Apr 2013 Arturia updates Spark software engine to Version 1.6.124 Jan 2013 Arturia announces SparkLE - Creative Drum Machine14 Nov 2012 Arturia releases SPARK DubStep05 Nov 2012 Arturia announces SPARK Creative Drum Machine Pricing Promotion24 Oct 2012 Arturia releases "Hip Hop Essentials" Expansion Pack for Spark03 Oct 2012 Arturia updates SPARK Creative Drum Machine to v1.508 Jul 2012 Arturia announces 'Next Generation' Analog Classic software - New Prices: 99 EUR/USD04 May 2012 Arturia announces Hybrid Madness Promotion09 Mar 2012 Arturia releases Spark Vintage Drum Machines23 Dec 2011 Arturia updates Spark to v1.410 Oct 2011 Arturia updates Spark to v1.1.327 Sep 2011 Arturia releases "Syndrums vol.1" - Free Expansion Pack for Spark11 Aug 2011 Arturia releases Spark D.I.Y. Kits25 Jul 2011 Arturia announces Summer Promotions: Analog Experience Bundles02 Jun 2011 Arturia releases Spark - Creative Drum Machine (Software + Hardware)10 Apr 2011 Arturia announces the shipping of Spark for June 1st, 201113 Jan 2011 Arturia announces Spark Creative Drum Machine (Software + Hardware Controller)


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22 February 2012 at 1:21am

So what is the opinion on the Spark? Anyone using this machine hybrid? Looks like bugs are being addressed by Arturia with recent updates. Seems easy to use. Any issues to getting Spark now?

thanks b

7 May 2012 at 3:25am

Basically it runs on samples - but they're actually really high quality. The main downside is It's a huge CPU killer, and it froze Reaper both times I tried it. Kind of an awkward 3 panel interface, too. Probably only worth it, if you own the machine that goes with it. Kind of a lot of money for that kind of trouble imo.

1 April 2014 at 11:25am

"Basically it runs on samples"

... AND a huge modular synth engine (full editing unlocked in v2).

18 August 2012 at 10:17pm

incredible software/hardware. i highly recommend it

the only problem is eats CPU (for me anyway)

1 April 2014 at 11:23am

It's 64-bit.

27 July 2014 at 9:09pm

I like the intro videos! If it is stable under Cubase I would give it a try.

16 August 2015 at 11:55pm

Okay, quick tip. If there are CONS in your list, the rating is NOT 10 out of 10.

8 September 2015 at 12:13am

You are correct! A few cons would normally mean it's less than perfect, but here is my rationale for the 10 rating. ..

Giving this plugin a 9 rating would be too low. If there was a 9.5 option, I would have chose it!
When I was in school the highest score you could get was a 4.0. Now, my nephew graduated with a 4.3. What the? I guess what I saying is this. .. . Spark offers many bonus/extra credit features that go beyond 10, minus some points for the cons. .. .

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