Offers Drag & Drop MIDI, New Vintage Sampling Modes & MPC Import

Native Instruments has released a beta version of Maschine 1.5.

The update is available to registered Maschine users and features:

Studio Integration

  • Drag and Drop of MIDI
  • Drag and Drop Audio
  • Export MIDI
  • Collate Audio
  • Macro Controls
  • Sounds to MIDI Notes

Classic Drum Maschine Features

  • MPC Program Import
  • Vintage Sampling Engines
  • 16 Velocity Levels

Sampling Features

  • Destructive Sample Editing
  • Zooming and Scrolling
  • Revised Slicing
  • REX file support

Workflow Improvements

  • Hardware Control
  • Selection Features
  • Polyphony Options
  • Loading Groups Without Patterns
  • Customizable Defaults

Video demos of the major new features are available at the NI site.

Pricing and Availability

The beta is available as a free download for registered Maschine users