Windows XP (latest Service Pack, 32 Bit), Windows Vista/Windows 7 (latest Service Pack, 32/64 Bit), Intel Pentium 4 2.4 GHz or Intel Core Duo or AMD Athlon 64, 2 GB RAM
Mac OS X 10.5 or 10.6 (latest update, 32/64 Bit), Intel Core Duo, 2 GB RAM
Native Instruments // Guitar Rig Kontrol
GUITAR RIG KONTROL is the supreme all-in-one tool for guitar and bass, pairing the Guitar Rig 4 Pro software with an ultra-flexible piece of hardware: Plug into the Rig Kontrol, and you are ready to go. The on-board studio-quality soundcard preserves all details of your instrument and playing style, while the software provides an incredible collection of perfectly modeled classic amps, cabinets, mics and effects - all arranged in a super-simple drag-and-drop rack format. Any style, any time - the perfect solution for professional studio and live setups.
GUITAR RIG KONTROL comes with the full version of the GUITAR RIG 4 PRO software: 15 amps, 25 cabinets and 48 effects all emulated in stunning detail. It packs the 'Matched Cabinet' feature that offers tried and true classic combinations of amps and cabinets allowing you to spend more time playing and less time creating your tone. Plus, the brand new Control Room: With just a few fader moves you can create the sound of professional studio recordings that will definitely cut through the mix.
GUITAR RIG KONTROL arrives with stylish black Rig Kontrol 3 for even greater synergy between player and software. With eight switches and a sturdy pedal, the real-time control of any parameter within GUITAR RIG 4 is no different than using pedal effects. Integrated into the Rig Kontrol 3 is a hi-end audio interface featuring crystal-clear 192 kHz, 24 bit-quality analog-to-digital converters, meaning GUITAR RIG KONTROL sounds pristine, and yet is tough and robust enough to thrive in any studio or on any stage. In addition, Rig Kontrol is now also auniversal MIDI controller and can be used with any MIDI-compatible software or hardware. Connect it to your DAW or other software / hardware effects and put the world of music production at your feet!
The fully optimized user interface with its enhanced preset management makes GUITAR RIG KONTROL even more playable, intuitive, and convenient. Designed for stage use, the convenient and elegant 'Live View' displays the most essential assignments and parameters in an ultra-clear format gigging guitarists will appreciate.
GUITAR RIG is an openly expandable, modular platform – so you can also enjoy the merits of new components from the KOMPLETE EFFECTS family.
The new GUITAR RIG KONTROL offers innovations and improvements that (not only) guitarists will appreciate. The ability to customize your sound has now taken on a truly professional dimension with the new Control Room feature, reworked matched cabinets, new effects and new amps. Improvements to the interface and architecture make GUITAR RIG KONTROL the most versatile and powerful version yet.
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You can use both inputs of the Rig Kontrol forindependently processing two guitars, or one guitar + one bass etc...
This new feature allows you to keep any chain of effects while changing presets. Great for live use on stage and when switching to another guitar! Find out more...
GUITAR RIG KONTROL comes with over 250 studio-ready presets. Use them as instantly usable pro-quality tones or as a starting point for your own tweaks. Find out more...
Rig Kontrol 3 now also work as full-featured MIDI controller. Use it with any other MIDI-compatible software or hardware. The new Controller Editor application allows you to fully customize your own MIDI assignments for any hardware/software set-up.
Canadian guitarist and producer Michael Brook used GUITAR RIG for the scores of "Into The Wild" and "An Inconvenient Truth".
Further technical improvements to GUITAR RIG KONTROL include:
- Faster workflow with component presets
- Better handling of external Controllers
- Improved range and quality for time and pitch-based effects
- True stereo processing
- Rig Kontrol 3 foot controller with Audio/MIDI interface
- Instrument input and stereo line/headphone output
- 14 supreme-sounding guitar and bass amps
- Brand new Control Room module offers carefully tweaked professional mikings for unparalleled studio tones.
- New Matched Cabinets (version 4) offers a harmonized speaker setup for every single amp
- 48 perfectly modelled guitar effects including distortions, flangers, choruses, tremolos, wah-wahs, pitch shifting, delays and reverbs plus premium features like the loop machine and powerful modifiers.
- Improved preset browser with extensive search functions and KORE 2 format compatibility
- More than 250 brand new, high-quality presets for all genres
- True stereo processing for all components
- Cabinets & mics module with 17 guitar and six bass cabinets, four rotary speakers and nine microphones
- Integrated tuner, metronome and two tapedeck modules for easy recording
- Dedicated "Live View" for performing on stage
- All Guitar Rig 4 software versions are fully expandable with upcoming Guitar Rig Expansion Packs
- Rig Kontrol foot pedal now works as MIDI interface and MIDI controller (also for 3rd party applications)
- Audio Units™
- RTAS® (Pro Tools® 8 and higher)
- Core Audio™
This product runs in demo mode after installation and must be activated before full functionality is available.
Dimensions: 360 x 237 x 102 mm (14.1 x 9.3 x 4 inches)
Weight: 2.6 kg (5.7 lbs)
|Audio Inputs (A/D)|
|Sample Rate||44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 192 kHz|
|Input Impedance||1 mOhm|
|Full Scale Level at Maximum Gain||- 11,5 dBu|
|SNR (weighted)||100 dBu (ADC)|
|Frequency Response 2+/- 0,5dB . 20 Hz – 24 kHz|
|Dynamic Range 105 dB (ADC)|
|Input Impedance||44 kOhm|
|Full Scale Level at Maximum Gain||-5,5 dBu|
|Maximum Input Level||+16 dBu|
|SNR (weighted)||>100 dB|
|SNR||-97 dBu (A-weighted)|
|Frequency Response||+/- 0,5 dB . 20 Hz – 36 kHz|
|Dynamic Range||105 dB (ADC)|
|Line Outputs (D/A)|
|Output Impedance||100 Ohms|
|Maximum Output Level||+6,3 dBu|
|SNR (weighted)||>100 dBu|
|Frequency Response||+/- 0,5 dB . 22 Hz – 44 kHz|
|Load Impedance||8 Ohms – 600 Ohms|
|Maximum Output Level||1,61V rms @ 100 Ohm|
|SNR (weighted)||>91 dB|
|THD+N (60 Ohms)||0,013%|
|Frequency Response||+/- 0,5dB . 22 Hz – 44 kHz|
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