Just when you thought things getting sophisticated...
Check out AMPLFi FX100 from Line 6, just in time for Musik Messe. This is an "iOS Enabled, Cloud Enhanced Multi-Effects Pedal."
If you're not up on what all this means, just know that it's a ton of potential in a small & practical pedal configuration that's friendly for most smart phone & tablet users these days. Anyone can appreciate less pieces and cables to set up, tear down and lug around. Plus, since we're getting used to our iPhones & iPads nowadays anyway, we'd might as well start using them for some creative jamming! In this context, things just keep getting better!
Here's the official scoop, okay:
CALABASAS, Calif.—March 12, 2014—Line 6, Inc. today introduced AMPLIFi
FX100, an iOS enabled, cloud-enhanced multi-effects pedal that offers guitarists a fast and fun path to unlimited professional-quality tones. Featuring the groundbreaking Line 6
AMPLIFi Remote iOS app, AMPLIFi FX100 allows guitar players to wirelessly control every detail of their sound and dial up amazing tones, including the award-winning Line 6 tones behind thousands of hit recordings, with unprecedented speed and precision.
“AMPLIFi FX100 is an exciting new product that takes the pain and complexity out of getting great tone,” said Max Gutnik, Vice President of Products and Marketing, Line 6.
“The AMPLIFi Remote iOS app lets you quickly and intuitively find, create, and share your sound. And with innovative features like Bluetooth® streaming audio and automatic tone matching, FX100 is equally as fun jamming along with your favorite songs and playing with your band.”
The AMPLIFi Remote iOS app delivers unparalleled tone control from an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch*. There’s no need to navigate through tiny screens and complex menus—
AMPLIFi Remote allows guitarists to dial up stunning tone with ease. Plus, guitarists can create, share, download and rate tones with a cloud-based community of musicians.
AMPLIFi FX100 also takes jamming to a whole new level. Guitarists can play along with tracks in their music library via Bluetooth® streaming audio, and revolutionary tone matching automatically delivers tones that match their music library. Now guitarists can get the legendary tones of their favorite guitar players in an instant.
AMPLIFi FX100 is the perfect centerpiece for any guitar setup, featuring a wide array of inputs and outputs. Guitarists can connect to an amp, external speakers or plug in headphones to jam silently. AMPLIFi FX100 can even play music tracks from an iOS device through a home stereo, while sending guitar tone to an amplifier. AMPLIFi FX100 will change the way guitarists create, rehearse and jam.
AMPLIFi FX100 will be available May 1, 2014. Learn more at http://line6.com/fx100/
* Compatible with iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5, iPhone 4s, iPhone 4, iPad (3rd and 4th generation), iPad 2, iPad mini and iPod touch (5th generation)
Line 6 and AMPLIFi are trademarks of Line 6, Inc. iPad, iPhone, iPod, iPod touch and Mac are trademarksof Apple Inc, registered in the U.S. and other countries. Bluetooth word mark and logos are registered
trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Line 6 is under license. Android is a trademark of Google, Inc."
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