Dave Smith’s latest synth is a Mopho

Posted on 13 September 2008



It looks like the latest synth from Dave Smith Instruments is going to be a Mopho.

There’s no official word on this from Dave Smith yet, but this is too good to miss.

Here are the rumored specs:

  • 100% analog signal path
  • Two oscillators
  • One classic Curtis low-pass filter (switchable 2- or 4-pole)
  • Analog VCAs
  • Three envelope generators (ADSR plus delay)
  • Two sub-octave generators (one octave down and two octaves down)
  • External audio input with feedback
  • Four assignable performance controls per program
  • Gated 16 x 4 step sequencer (one sequence per program)
  • Arpeggiator
  • Fully programmable (includes software editor for Mac OS and Windows)
  • 384 programs
  • I/O: MIDI In, MIDI Out/Thru, Audio In, Left and Right Audio Out, Headphone
  • Out
  • 7.5” L x 5” W x 1.4” H (19.05 cm x 12.7 cm x 3.56 cm)
  • 1.5 lb. (0.7 kg) •

Pricing: $439 US