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SPC - Music Sketchpad 2

by mikrosonic
Rated: All Ages

Price: $4.99
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Latest updates

What's new in version 2.2.5
  • - Sample and loop listing in alphabetical order
  • - Android 4.4 ready
  • - Fixes for hdpi und xhdpi phone screens
  • - Xxhdpi 144x144 icon added
  • - Improved low latency support for devices with a 48 kHz sample rate
  • - Improved Delay and Filter effect
  • - Reset knobs to zero position by double tap
  • - Sample preview in browser, start and stop pad by double tap

Product details



Product features

  • Turn your Android device into a sampler and sequencer
  • Play and mix patterns, loops, and sequences with 16 pads
  • Program your own beats and grooves
  • Record sounds and loops
  • Scribble your musical ideas
  • Add realtime effects like reverb, delay, phaser, filter and distortion
  • Load WAV files from anywhere on your SD card with the browser option
  • Integrate loops you've created with RD4 - Groovebox
  • Share your tracks directly online on SoundCloud
  • Program, produce, and share your tracks anytime and anywhere

Product description

Mix, record, play and perform your own electronic music with the SPC – Music Sketchpad 2!

It’s the Android app for sampling, sequencing and beat programming on your phone or tablet.

Start producing now: Play loops and sequences with the 16-pad multi-touch enabled main screen and program your own sequences and drum grooves by setting steps and notes.

Upload and manipulate your own loops and sounds or use and mix the ones included in the app or provided for download on mikrosonic's website. Tweak the sounds with the sampler and effects like reverb, phaser and distortion. Record any sound with your device’s built-in microphone.

Optimized for phones and 7- to 10-inch tablets.

If you already use mikrosonic’s popular RD4 – Groovebox, loops you’ve created and exported there can also be instantly available to work into your music!

Use the SPC – Music Sketchpad to:

Perform live
- 16-pad screen mixes loops and sequences
- Remix your tracks in real-time
- Import your own samples/loops in the WAV format up to 24-bit 96 kHz
- Recording of performances in exportable WAV format
- Comes with 2 pre-programmed scenes
- Additional scenes for download at the mikrosonic website
- Pad play options: Loop, One Shot and direct sample play
- Three pad start options: Instant, Next Beat, Next Bar
- Tap Tempo

Program your own beats and grooves
- Full featured drum machine
- Flexible sequencer
- Step sequencer for each of the 16 pads
- Every step sequencer with up to 64 steps
- Individual velocity/accent settings for each step
- Different step lengths from 1/4 to 1/32

Scribble your musical ideas
- 16 tracks with up to 4 variations
- Keyboard for melodic composition
- Sound library with one-shot samples

Record sounds and loops
- Record your voice, instrument or any other sound directly with your device's built-in microphone
- Record one-shot samples with trigger function
- Record loops in sync with quantization and overdub function
- Use the recordings instantly in your performance

Edit your sounds
- Waveform display
- Gain, pan and tuning knobs
- Envelope control with attack and decay
- Reverse, normalize and cut function
- Up to 16 steps volume and pan envelope for loops
- Slicer for recombining loop elements
- All actions in real-time

Add effects
- Reverb, delay, phaser, filter and distortion
- Freely assignable to each pad
- Real-time controllable effects
- X/Y control field for each effect
- 4 effect sends
- Chaining of 2 effects

Technical Features
- Multi-touch control
- Optimized for phones and 7- to 10-inch tablets
- Special rack view in portrait mode for 10-inch tablets
- OpenSL integration for lower latency
- Direct integration of RD4 - Groovebox loops
- Integrated browser for loading WAV files from your SD card
- SoundCloud Sharing Kit integration
- File sharing capability
- App2SD

System Requirements:
- Android 2.2 or higher
- screen resolution 800×480 (WVGA) or higher
- 800 MHz CPU or faster supporting ARMv7

Technical details

Size: 8.7MB
Version: 2.2.5
Developed By: mikrosonic ( Privacy Policy Click to see complete result in a new window )
Application Permissions: ( Help me understand what permissions mean )
  • Open network sockets
  • PowerManager WakeLocks to keep processor from sleeping or screen from dimming
  • ACCESS_ALL_DOWNLOADS
  • Record audio
  • Write to external storage
Minimum Operating System: Android 2.3.3
Approximate Download Time: Less than 90 seconds

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