Sonicware announces the Gadget Synth ELZ_1 FM, 8-bit wave memory and granular synthesizer

 the ELZ_1 from Sonicware is a synthesizer capable of producing unique sounds, including FM, 8-bit wave memory and granular, from the ground up with the SONICWARE mindset.

Diverse sound engines include the FM SYNTH, the 8BIT WAVE MEMORY SYNTH that allows editing and morphing, the DNA Explorer that can be used to examine and alter waveforms from captured audio, and the SiGRINDER granular synthesizer. It also will back up your performances with unique sounds when you need them.


  • Stereo line outputs (standard L/R phone jacks)
  • Headphone output (stereo mini jack)
  • Speaker
  • AUX IN (stereo mini jack)
  • 5V DC (center positive, 5.5mm (outer), 2.1mm (inner) jack)
  • 4 AA batteries
  • USB for Firmware updates and MIDI device functions
  • FM SYNTH (4 operators with 31 algorithms, feedback and detuning)
  • 8BIT WAVE MEMORY SYNTH (waveform editing and morphing with FM mode)
  • DNA EXPLORER (extract and generate waveform DNA from audio)
  • SiGRINDER (granular synthesizer engine)
  • STANDARD OSC (sin, square, triangle and saw waves)
  • LOW-BIT OSC (sin, square, triangle and saw waves)
  • Envelopes: ADSR
  • Filters: LPF, HPF, BPF, Peaking EQ, LO EQ, HI EQ, Graphic EQ
  • Overdrive, Distortion, Fuzz,
  • Chorus, Vibrato, Phaser, Tremolo, Auto-pan,
  • Delay, Tape Echo,
    Room, Hall, Arena, Spring, Plate
  • Arpeggiators: Up, Down, UpDown, DownUp, Up&Down, Down&Up, Random
  • 399mm (W) × 130mm (D) × 47mm(H)
  • 15.7″ (W) × 5.2″ (D) × 1.8″(H)

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