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Pulse Controller is a hardware / software solution that liberates computer-based musicians and performers from conventional input devices by allowing surfaces - desks, laptops, objects and more - to become playable MIDI controllers. An included piezo sensor coupled with a powerful software mapping interface converts acoustic impulses into MIDI Note messages for playing your software instruments in an intuitive, responsive and connected manner.



CLIP EDITION :.
  • convenient clip sensor
  • ideal for clipping to desks and tables up to 1 5/16" (33.3mm) thick
  • 3ft (1m) cable; length can be extended via standard audio extension cable
  • connects directly to your computer's built-in 1/8" input (3.5mm)
  • includes mapping software and audio adapter
  • compatible with Mac OS 10.10+ and Windows 7+

SUCTION CUP EDITION :.
  • suction cup sensor
  • ideal for attaching to smooth surfaces like glass and plastic
  • 9ft (3m) cable; can be extended via regular audio extension cable
  • includes mounting accessories for installation on other surface types
  • connects directly to your computer's built-in 1/8" (3.5mm) input
  • includes mapping software and audio adapter
  • compatible with Mac OS 10.10+ and Windows 7+

TURN SURFACES INTO TRIGGERS
Attach the Pulse Controller piezo sensor to a surface to turn it into a playable MIDI controller.
SIMPLE CONNECTION
Sensor connects to 1/8" (3.5mm) audio input of your computer. Mac users may also connect through audio interface.
POWERFUL SOFTWARE INTERFACE
Converts acoustic impulses to MIDI Note data for use with software like Ableton Live, Logic, and others.
MUSICAL SCALES
Improvise and program melodies with 21 musical scales, with control over Root Pitch, Octave, Width and Arpeggiation options.
CREATE YOUR OWN NOTE SETS
Use the virtual keyboard to place your own custom note sets.
EXTERNAL INPUT
Use other MIDI controllers (keyboards, etc) to place note sets in real-time. Mac users may also use MIDI routed from DAW.
SENSITIVE AND RESPONSIVE
Natural, expressive, low-latency performance with calibration options for dialing in optimum sensitivity.
KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS
Change software parameters and recall preset scenes quickly from your keyboard.
POLY AND MONOPHONIC MODES
Select between fixed note length (polyphonic) or Note Choke (monophonic).
CONTROL MULTIPLE INSTRUMENTS
Use different MIDI Channels to target different instruments in your host.
PERFORMANCE PRESETS
Quickly construct, store and recall performance mappings.
VELOCITY CROSSWITCH MODE
Trigger different samples based on input velocity. For example, play snare and kick parts. Two- and three-zone mappings.
COMPATIBILITY
MacOS 10.10 and later
Windows 7 and later