The Sonia Xi music control surface now includes ControlChain, which lets you link and control up to five units from a single front panel. This offers an easy way to expand your control system to include sixty programmable knobs and twenty-five assignable buttons.
The new Sonia Xi music control surface is a compact universal MIDI controller that connects easily to computers, keyboards, and sound generators using standard MIDI IN/OUT connectors. Sonia Xi features 25 preset memory banks that work instantly with many popular soft synths and recording applications. That’s not all – You can easily configure up to 120 more user memory banks to match the way you work.
The unit offers 12 soft-touch assignable knobs and 5 buttons that can be set up to send Virtual Tape Transport controls or other controller messages. For maximum flexibility, each controller can be assigned to an independent MIDI channel. Sonia Xi includes a plug-in power adapter so you can use your music control surface with a computer or stand-alone.
The unit is priced at $135 and is shipping from january 2006. For more information please visit the Reflex Audio website.