Login / Register 0 items | $0.00 New @ KVR
 Phase Distortion by kiloHearts is a Virtual Effect Audio Plugin. It functions as a VST Plugin, an Audio Units Plugin, an AAX Plugin and a Rack Extension Plugin.
Phase Distortion
Phase Distortion Phase Distortion
Product Phase Distortion
Developer kiloHearts
Price (MSRP)
$39 / €39
Type / Tags Phase DistortionPhase ShaperSnapin
Plug-in, App & Soundware Format(s)
Effect(s)    
Operating System Availability
Operating
System
Latest
Version
Download Released
 
1.001
 
Downloads Released
 
1.001
 
Downloads Released
Miscellaneous Information
Copy ProtectionSerial Number
Max. 6 items
Latest Version Changes [view all]

Are you tired of only warping signal amplitude like a pleb? Phase Distortion is here to deliver phase melting mayhem.

Traditionally, most distortion units overdrive and shape the amplitude of a signal in various ways to generate a rougher sound. Phase Distortion instead lets the signal modulate the phase of itself, essentially resulting in something similar to feedback FM. This way you can add that FM touch to any sound, to get a sweet 80's vibe or a filthy dubstep bass.

Will you use your newfound power for good or for evil?:

  • Drive - Controls the amount of distortion.
  • Normalize - Normalizes the signal, making the effect insensitive to input gain.
  • Tone - Filters the modulation to reduce high frequency noise.
  • Bias - Adds a constant phase offset to all harmonics.
  • Spread - Spreads phase offset for left and right channels for a stereo effect.
  • Mix - The dry/wet mix of this effect. A lower value will let some of the unmodified signal through.
  • Settings panel - Whenever you have your mouse cursor over a snapin theree is a small arrow at the top right corner (not visible in screenshot). It opens a settings panel where you handle presets.
  • Enabled checkbox - The small checkbox to the left of the plugin name is a checkbox that bypasses the effect when disabled.
  • Resize handle - The bottom right corner of all Kilohearts plugins is a resize handle for scaling the UI to any size. This allows you to get a good view of the controls whatever the screen resolution, and also comes in handy if you need big controls, e.g. when using Phase Distortion as a real-time effect on a touchscreen monitor during a live set. (This is not available when the snapin is used inside a snapin host.).

Phase Distortion shines on it's own, but it was primarily created to power up the different "Snapin Hosts" Kilohearts offer. These are bigger effects units that utilize all the available snapins and give you a really fun and creative workflow for combining them in any way you can think of. So have a look at Snap Heap and Multipass right now.

Phase Distortion is also available as a Rack Extension for Reason over at the Propellerhead shop.

Latest User Reviews Average user rating of 0.00 from 0 reviews
Discussion

Discussion

Discussion: Active

Please log in to join the discussion

 My KVR - Version Control & Lists
Not In Your MY KVR Groups
(or group limitation prevents versioning)
14 people have added Phase Distortion to 4 My KVR groups 15 times

KVR Rank (Based on page views)

Overall: 10838  6272  9089

30-Day: 11880; 7-Day: 11236; Yesterday: 8317

KVR Audio Plug-in Marketplace
Advertisements