SONiVOX Stratum

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Aloysius
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22057 posts since 11 Aug, 2008 from a computer

Post Sat May 12, 2018 9:59 am

:hihi:
I didn't get where I am today ...

Examigan
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4283 posts since 15 Sep, 2005 from East Coast of the USA

Re: SONiVOX Stratum

Post Sat May 12, 2018 10:25 am

hueynym wrote:
Vortifex wrote:A GUI straight out of 2002. I had to laugh at the marketing blurb: "Stratum will provide you with all you need to create tracks in a variety of retro-inspired genres, be it synthwave, retrowave, outrun, cinematic electronica, 8-bit chiptunes, you name it. These timbres are gaining popularity fast". That was true about ten years ago.
I think that may be a compliment - considering they probably coded (I use that word sarcastically) it in 2000. I presume they're still using the 1998 version of Tk/Tcl for their GUIs.
Outrun?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ELUl-cAtUIE

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DJErmac
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582 posts since 25 Apr, 2009 from France

Re: SONiVOX Stratum

Post Sat May 12, 2018 6:51 pm

The soundcloud audio demos from the website are a MUST-HEAR ! I hope a clown made them.

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krabbencutter
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317 posts since 12 Jul, 2013

Re: SONiVOX Stratum

Post Sun May 13, 2018 4:34 am

DJErmac wrote:The soundcloud audio demos from the website are a MUST-HEAR ! I hope a clown made them.
Oh boy ... this is all wrong on so many levels :help:

:D :D :D
I build stuff for REAKTOR, just in case anyone cares :party:

moshimoshi
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57 posts since 18 May, 2016

Re: SONiVOX Stratum

Post Wed May 16, 2018 5:07 am

In the KVR database/press release this plugin is listed as a 'Transwave Synth with StruQture Audio Engine'.

http://www.kvraudio.com/product/stratum ... by-sonivox

It's amazing how stupid this marketing is. Reusing an Ensoniq-trademarked term used for wavetable-type synthesis in a non-wavetable synth? Just why?

And why some banal name for the audio engine which basically means and says nothing whatsoever?

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zerocrossing
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9296 posts since 26 Jun, 2006 from San Francisco Bay Area

Re: SONiVOX Stratum

Post Sat May 19, 2018 7:52 pm

moshimoshi wrote:In the KVR database/press release this plugin is listed as a 'Transwave Synth with StruQture Audio Engine'.

http://www.kvraudio.com/product/stratum ... by-sonivox

It's amazing how stupid this marketing is. Reusing an Ensoniq-trademarked term used for wavetable-type synthesis in a non-wavetable synth? Just why?

And why some banal name for the audio engine which basically means and says nothing whatsoever?
My thoughts exactly. I got all excited, thinking that maybe this was some emulation of the old Ensoniq transwave system... but all it’s just it’s name. :dog:
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Caine123
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5235 posts since 5 Aug, 2009

Re: SONiVOX Stratum

Post Sat May 19, 2018 10:56 pm

Dont buy their shit . This is a f++××÷ company. No support i mesaaged them on facebook and emails 3 times. No reply. F%%% them
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robotmonkey
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1990 posts since 20 Jun, 2012

Re: SONiVOX Stratum

Post Sat May 19, 2018 11:07 pm

Has it been endorsed by Jordan Rudess?
No signature here!

Ben H
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1994 posts since 28 Jul, 2003

Re: SONiVOX Stratum

Post Sat May 19, 2018 11:42 pm

Aloysius wrote:SONiVOX Rectum
Sonivox Scrotum ?
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My main tools: Kontakt 5, Omnisphere 2, Iris 1 (not interested in V2), Padshop Pro, Samplemodeling SWAM and Zebra 2.

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Aloysius
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22057 posts since 11 Aug, 2008 from a computer

Re: SONiVOX Stratum

Post Sun May 20, 2018 1:06 am

:lol:
I didn't get where I am today ...

Sucht999
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18 posts since 1 Dec, 2006

Re: SONiVOX Stratum

Post Sun May 20, 2018 5:39 am

This company is as bad as Crysonic, don't waste your money.

Ben H
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1994 posts since 28 Jul, 2003

Re: SONiVOX Stratum

Post Mon May 21, 2018 7:21 am

Ben H wrote:
Aloysius wrote:SONiVOX Rectum
Sonivox Scrotum ?
I *was* itching to try it, when it was first announced...

But now I have scratched that idea.
Last edited by Ben H on Tue May 22, 2018 4:51 am, edited 1 time in total.
My main tools: Kontakt 5, Omnisphere 2, Iris 1 (not interested in V2), Padshop Pro, Samplemodeling SWAM and Zebra 2.

menthol
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43 posts since 1 Jul, 2009 from New York

Re: SONiVOX Stratum

Post Mon May 21, 2018 9:23 am

I can honestly say I've never before seen such venom directed at a company in this forum. (And that's saying a lot.) :o

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Gamma-UT
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4265 posts since 8 Jun, 2009 from UK

Re: SONiVOX Stratum

Post Mon May 21, 2018 9:31 am

menthol wrote:I can honestly say I've never before seen such venom directed at a company in this forum. (And that's saying a lot.) :o
As a sample library supplier (Sonic Implants), Sonivox does OK. Their software leaves a lot to be desired. It's had, ahem, a bit of an effect on their reputation.

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Post Mon May 21, 2018 10:55 am

I use to enjoy reading KVR's constructive members posts...

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