Tasty Chips, €800 Hardware Granular Synth, Coming Soon

The futuristic-looking Tasty Chips Electronics GR-1 is a polyphonic hardware granular synth for sound designers, beat makers, film scoring, and so much more. Take a listen and find out more below.

Tasty Chips Electronics have annoucned a teaser for their upcoming GR-1 Granular Synthesizer on their Facebook page. There's no doubting this render of the upcoming synth is drool-worthy. Here's what Tasty Chips have told us about this new synth:

"The GR-1 is a hardware polyphonic granular synthesizer in a class of its own. The GR-1 is capable of creating textures, characteristic sounds, drones, soundscapes, pads etc. with the help of your creativity! A sample and a few knob tweaks are enough to create something beautiful!


GR-1 Early Features:

  • high quality (32 bit, 44.1kHz) audio
  • Internal and external memory (USB)
  • sturdy aluminum casing
  • controlled via MIDI (USB/DIN) or can be used standalone
  • CV and gate options
  • great for drones, sound design, film scoring, beat making and composing.
  • Performances and patches can easily and directly be saved, loaded and copied
  • 800 x 480 pixel, 7” TFT true color display
  • Window envelope
  • Global ADSR envelope
  • 32 overwriteable presets slots

We also know that the GR-1 will be coming to Kickstarter soon and, according to Tasty Chips, the price will be €800 EUR. There'll be more info released once the Kickstarter goes live. 




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Yes please! This looks so awesome! Will definitely keep an eye on this.

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