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The ultimate mobile instruments collection on your iPad, iPad Pro and iPhone. KORG Gadget - the all-in-one music production studio.
KORG Gadget has received numerous awards from around the world:
• Apple: "App Store Best of 2014" in Japan
• #1 in the Top Paid Music "iPad App category*
• TECH AWARD 2015 "Best Music Production App"
• MusicTech's "Gear of the Year: Best App" Gold Award
• Musikmesse international press award 2016 "Mobile Music App"
* USA, UK, Japan, Germany, France, Italy and much more!
KORG Gadget offers a collection of more than 20* different synthesizers and drum machines called “Gadgets.” These gadgets were designed to assist the user to produce powerful electronic music. The latest version features universal support not only for the iPad, but also for the iPad Pro and the iPhone. The painstaking attention that Korg has given its hardware instruments for more than fifty years has now taken shape as cutting-edge software in the Gadget. It's the ultimate all-in-one music production studio app.
* The total number of gadgets including in-app purchases etc.
• A collection of more than twenty Gadgets
Each Gadget available contains carefully constructed parameters to bring you the sounds you want. They’re ideal for producing all forms of electronic music. Even inexperienced musicians can enjoy the app as each synth offers a Scale function that makes it virtually impossible to play the wrong notes.
• Design tracks in portrait or landscape. Workflow for any music production task
The greatest feature of KORG Gadget is the user interface. It gives you an ideal music production workflow based mainly on the portrait orientation that you're familiar with. When you want to focus on specifics, you can smoothly switch to landscape orientation. This app perfectly supports either preference on the iPad, iPhone, or iPad Pro. From song production to sound design, effects, and mixing, all the steps are intuitive and seamless. Experience perfect music production on mobile!
• Produce music more freely without location limitations. An ideal choice as a second DAW
If you run out of ideas while producing a song, try taking KORG Gadget somewhere that you find inspirational. Gadget liberates you from limitations of location, allowing you to create and capture song ideas anywhere. These ideas can be saved as MIDI or as audio to allow a smooth transition to your desktop system. Wherever you go, take Gadget along as the ideal partner for inspiration.
• Share songs to the GadgetCloud to connect with users around the world
Songs that you create using KORG Gadget can be shared on “GadgetCloud,” a music exchange for Gadget users worldwide. By uploading and sharing songs, you can communicate in ways that bypass language barriers, and also improve your skill as a creative artist. On GadgetCloud, you can submit your songs for selection as tracks recommended by Korg, enter various contents, and use the ranking system. You can also upload from Gadget directly to any social networking service such as SoundCloud, Facebook, or Twitter, to name a few.
* GadgetCloud is based on SoundCloud, the cloud service that's supported by creative artists world-wide.
• Make it come alive with new MIDI controllers. Accelerate the pace of your music production
To customize your needs, you can freely choose a MIDI controller that complements the KORG Gadget. With the nanoKEY Studio/nanoKONTROL Studio, you can step-record and mix wirelessly as setup is automatic, making this easy and convenient. You can also opt to choose the microKEY Air, a compact mini-keyboard that can also connect wirelessly and via the Apple Lightning adapter. By partnering with a MIDI controller that inspires you, you can improve the quality of your music production.
More info at korg.com
What's New in Version 3.2.0
• Added the new preset sounds "Factory 2" to nine gadgets.
• Various other adjustments to improve stability and ease of use.
Finally a universal app! Needs work tho
Edit: also korg updates their app a lot. Which is good to know that it's not gonna go out of style next week. The new presets are really good
First the good news
I'm so impressed somebody is finally making their apps universal. Great job korg. So many musicians own iPhone pluses instead of ipads and its nice to finally take advantage of that big screen. Synths sound warm and very natural.
Now the bad news
Loses a point for having code that isn't very optimized. Compared to other powerful synths this thing hogs cpu and drains battery very fast. I have a 6s and it brings it to its knees and glitches a lot. Forget about running this in tandem with other apps. They obviously aren't familiar with ios music scene
Also the DAW sequencer is deplorable. Adding deleting notes is a pain and so is adjusting velocity or other minor things. One note at a time editing is nauseatingly tedious. Please are it more like nanostudio or beat maker. Its not really functional in the state it's in.
Biggest problem of all is no preset sharing/email options. Crazy.
Fix those three things and id give it a 5star.
- Category: Music
- Updated: Jul 19, 2017
- Version: 3.2.0
- Size: 977 MB
- Languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish
- Seller: KORG INC.
- © 2014-2017 KORG INC.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
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