Elektron has announced the release date and pricing information for Octatrack, an 8 track dynamic performance sampler.
After several years of development we are happy to announce the imminent arrival of the Octatrack. We are confident our efforts have resulted in a unique machine with a huge potential and we really look forward to see how you will use and abuse it.
The Octatrack is ideal for radical audio processing and performance oriented sampling. Every track features real-time pitch scaling & time stretch and the next generation Elektron step sequencer has been designed with maximum usability and efficiency in mind.
The Octatrack comes shipped with a power supply unit, a USB cable, a printed user’s manual and a 4 GB Compact Flash card (filled with 2 GBs worth of 100% royalty free loops and samples from Loopmasters). The Octatrack is ready for action straight out of the box.
Unless any unexpected events occur the Octatrack will be officially released Monday the 20th of December, priced at €1240 EUR /$1490 USD. Starting Monday the 13th of December you will be able to place pre-orders. The earlier you pay your pre-order the higher your shipment will be prioritized.