Electronic Musician

Hive 2

Si Truss is the Editor of Electronic Musician and Future Music magazines

$189 u-he.com

Strengths

+ Wavetable engine adds scope
+ Shape Sequencer and Function Generators are powerful creative tools
+ Great balance of depth and ease of use
+ NKS support and lots of new presets
+ CPU-friendly

Limitations

- Most new stuff added in v1.2

The original Hive was a potential Sylenth1 killer – a slick, easy-to-use virtual analog synth that struck a great balance between depth and accessibility. Four years later, much has changed. LennarDigital’s softsynth is no longer the ‘must-have VST’ benchmark it once was and, with the recent addition of a wavetable oscillator,

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