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Are You Prepare For the littleBits Synth Kit?

Submitted by on December 1, 2013 – 8:28 am No Comment

Though some may see the littleBits Synth Kit as just another cheesy gimmick, the reality is that you don’t have to be a synth master to sound like one thanks to this kit.

Developed in conjunction with Korg, this modular synthesizer helps anyone be able to further explore and develop their talents to create fresh sounds and beats. Coming standard with this kit are a dozen electronic bit modules that snap together to create circuits.

The result? You get similar circuits as you would see with the analog synths that has made Korg a household synth name. The benefit? You don’t have to know anything about circuits to make incredible sounds.

Unique Magnet Action Makes This All Possible

The problem that many home synth users have had in creating unique sounds is that they just didn’t have the skills to build circuits on their own. From soldering to programming to wiring, the time that it took to create sounds was just unreasonable for the beginning artist, causing many to just give up on the process altogether.

Using magnets, the circuits can literally just snap together so that you can create new circuits almost instantly. Once built, the circuits can then be adjusted to create just about any sound you want, whether that’s for effects, for beats, or even or funky melodies that are completely unique. With littleBits, you don’t need a degree in audio technology to express yourself as an artist any more.

It’s Simple… Yet It’s Effective

What’s nice about littleBits is that it breaks down the synth circuit components into its very basic parts. This makes constructing circuits easy for everyone and it really makes synth creation tons of fun. Rather than focusing on the engineering component, this kit allows people to experiment with sounds and focus on audio creation instead.

Even though it’s a simple synth system, it also allows for those who do have those engineering skills to modify the sounds extensively through common manipulation modifications. It can also combine with other kits so you can work toward those unique sounds that define you as an artist. It literally takes just seconds to get started, but even with days of practice and experimentation, there are still new sounds coming to be found.

This Synth Kit Comes With Everything You Need

Even though littleBits resembles building blocks more than it resembles circuits, that doesn’t mean that you can’t build a flat out fantastic custom synth system. You get all the circuits you need to make great sounds:

  • an oscillator,
  • a filter,
  • an envelope,
  • a delay,
  • a keyboard,
  • a micro sequencer,
  • a synth speaker,
  • a mix circuit,
  • a randomizer, and
  • a splitter.

Rather than put all of this equipment into a massive board, however, littleBits lets you create large sounds in small spaces. It even connects to external devices to further your customization!

With the littleBits Synth Kit, you’ll discover a whole new world of sound in a very small space. Perfect for the beginner, the expert, or even the young student, the world of synth can now come to everyone thanks to this kit. It really is a lot of fun!

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