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AudioKit FM Player 2

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App History

Version 2.1.2
Aug 21, 2019
Aug 18, 2019
Aug 16, 2019
Version 2.1
Aug 16, 2019
Aug 15, 2019
Version 2.0.0
Aug 07, 2019
Aug 07, 2019
Version 1.1.8
Nov 18, 2018
Version 1.1.7
Oct 09, 2018
Version 1.1.6
Sep 05, 2018
Version 1.1.5
Sep 01, 2018
Version 1.1.4
Mar 04, 2018
Version 1.1.2
Mar 03, 2018
Version 1.1.1
Feb 27, 2018
Version 1.1
Feb 21, 2018
Version 1.0.6
Feb 02, 2018
Version 1.0.5
Jan 09, 2018
Version 1.0.4
Jan 02, 2018
Version 1.0.3
Dec 31, 2017
New App: $0.0, v1.0.1
Dec 07, 2017

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App Store Description:

Beautiful iPad instrument featuring classic famous 80s FM Synth, EP, and FM Tine sounds. Featured by Apple. Trusted by over 100,000+ musicians worldwide!

App played by HERBIE HANCOCK in the studio!

"Best DX7 Sounds on any Platform" - Power DX7
"Best Sounding FM Synth for iOS" - Ask.Audio
"FM Player is great! It's in my bag for every session" - Henny tha Bizness, 4x Grammy Producer for Jay-Z, Drake, Snoop Dogg, John Legend, 50 cent, and more
"BEST APPS OF 2017" - Electronic Musician Magazine
"BEST iOS APPS – 2017" - Audio News Room (ANR)
“Presets sound authentically like the original hardware”
– Electronic Musician Magazine

FM Player 2 is the secret weapon for major musicians and grammy-winning producers. Now, you can have all these award-winning sounds on your iPad.

*** Optimized for newer iPads for best performance.
Note: App may not work on older iPad 4 devices.

• Faithful multi-sampled recordings of famous classic presets from original retro 80s FM Synthesizers
• AUv3 Plugin and Standalone support.
• Vintage Arp & 16-Step Sequencer
• 200+ presets and 150+ multi-sampled PCMs included!
• NEW Vintage Stereo Phaser Effect
• 1+ Gigabyte of sounds, compressed to under 300mb!
• Dual layers per voice. KeyboardSplits. Morph between sounds
• Full ADSR Envelopes for each Layer
• 3 LFOs. Fun Routings. LFOs can modify other LFOs.
• NEW FX: Vintage Chorus, Flanger, Amp Simulator, and more
• Beautiful Reverb, Auto Pan, Bit Crush, Stereo Fatten, and more!
• MIDI in (Play with a MIDI Keyboard)
• Analog Tape Style Ping-Pong Delay
• Mono glide & legato modes
• Dual Independent Filters per layer
• Tempo-sync controls & Ableton Link

• GREAT for playing Live with a Keyboard: MIDI Mod Wheel, Pitch Wheel, Program Change, Velocity sensitive sounds, and Sustain Pedal support already added

• All Knobs have MIDI Learn!

NOTE: This app is amazing as a live instrument controlled with a MIDI Keyboard. The main Electric Piano and Full Tines sounds have 20+ layers for maximum expressiveness.


“Sounds LUSH and Awesome!”
– The Sound Test Room

"FM Player proves the iPad can be a great sounding, viable synth."

- Ask.Audio

"The sound quality is incredible! Absolutely amazing!"
- IOSoundDesign, AudioBus Forum

"Truly sounds like the real deal! DX7 is all about the EPs for me...and this one nails it!" - David A., AudioBus Forum

"So crisp and clean. I had a few 80/90’s flashbacks on some of those presets. Very cool!" – Eros, AudioBus Forum

+ We are all volunteers, we do not get paid anything to make this app. We would be humbled if you checked it out. 100% of proceeds go to support the AudioKit open-source project.

• Official Video:

NEW: Use FM Player 2 alone or as an AU plugin in your favorite host:

• Source Code to make your own app available free: http://audiokitpro.com/fmplayer

* This app has no official affiliation with Yamaha or the DX7 or DX7II. FM Player is an open-source project to bring the joy of music making to the world. We appreciate Yamaha's beautiful instruments.

** This app has no official endorsement with any artist or producer named in the description (including Herbie Hancock, Jay-Z, Drake, etc). We are humbled they have used our apps. They have received no payment or otherwise compensation for using our apps. :)

Thank you!

What's new in v2.1.2

Version 2.1.2:
• AUv3 now mixes down and freezes in Cubasis, NS2, GarageBand, and more!

Plus, 2.1 Updates:
We've got MORE FREE PRESETS and UPDATES for you!
• New custom bank of 32 preset by JEC (James E Cosby)
• PLUS! Legacy IAA (Inter-app Audio) support added
• THERE'S MORE! Preliminary support for iPadOS Beta added
• + Stock Presets should be listed in AUv3 Hosts
• Plus, Misc Fixes and Updates
• FM Player 2 will keep improving. We're working hard to make it better for you!

• AUv3 Plugin and Standalone support.
• Vintage Arp/Step Sequencer
• 3x as many samples, while using less storage space!
• NEW FX: Gorgeous Stereo-Phaser
• NEW FX: Vintage Chorus, Flanger, Amp Simulator, and more
• Dual sound layers per voice.
• Keyboard Splits. Morph between sounds.
• 3 LFOs. LFOs can modify other LFOs.
• ADSR: Attack/Decay/Sustain/Release per Layer
• Space-saving Compression. More sounds, less space.
• Tempo-sync controls &Ableton Link
• This update saves 100mb+ of storage space.
• Mono glide & legato
• Pitch & Mod wheel controls & routings
• Improved Presets Panel & Preset Search
• Hundreds of other fixes & updates!
• Dual Independent Low-Pass, High-Pass, and Band-Pass filters

After updating, please open the Stand-alone version first. (Instead of the AUv3 first)
If you're using the IAA version of FM Player 2 in your projects, please replace with the AUv3 (Audio Unit) version.

Please note that we all are volunteers. AudioKit does not have any sponsors or investors. We are all musician/developers who love making apps. Any help spreading the word about this app would be appreciated. The more people that know about the apps, the more musicians can enjoy them! Thank you!

• FM Player 2 will keep getting better & better!
• More free presets coming soon... :)

For friendly conversation and bug reports, please email

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