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Hive 2

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Hive 2: Sleek, Streamlined, Supercharged

Please note: If you are an existing Hive 1 owner and purchased the software after January 20th 2019, you should automatically have been sent a Hive 2 licence to your u-he registered email.

With its effortless workflow and low CPU usage, you can create stunning patches in next to no time at all. Hive is quick and uncomplicated, without sacrificing flexibility or audio quality. Now packed with more controls than ever, version 2 opens up new dimensions of expression… and sheer fun!


Hive 2 in the Spotlight…

Features

  • Low CPU usage, 3 different synth engines
  • 2 oscillators with wavetable option, 16x unison and tunable sub-oscillators
  • Drag & drop modulation assignment
  • 12x2 modulation matrix slots with modifiers for curvature, rectification, quantization, sample & hold, slew rate
  • 4 user-definable XY control pads
  • Arpeggiator, step sequencer with realtime recording
  • Unique 8-step shape sequencer with 4 independent outputs
  • 2 function generators can serve as extra envelopes, gate generators, LFOs, slew limiters
  • 7 rearrangeable effects: distortion, chorus, delay, phaser, EQ, reverb, compressor
  • Panel presets for each oscillator, filter, matrix slot, etc., with copy, load and save options
  • Solo buttons allow auditioning individual oscillator or filter signals
  • Scope to view the audio output or any modulation signal, with freeze option and zoom controls
  • Microtuning support (.tun files)
  • 2000+ NKS-ready factory presets by some of our favourite sound designers
  • Resizable UI from 70% to 200%

System Requirements

Operating Systems:

  • Mac OS X 10.7 or newer
  • Windows 7 or newer
  • Linux

Required Specifications:

  • 1GB RAM, more recommended
  • 50MB free disk space
  • 1000 × 600 or larger display
  • Modern CPU (Sandy Bridge or newer recommended)
  • Host software

Formats:

  • Hive 2 is not a standalone product, it requires host software. Hive 2 is compatible with nearly all DAWs.
  • Available as Audio Units (AU), VST2, VST3, AAX (Pro Tools 10.3.7 or later) NKS, plug-ins with 32-bit and 64-bit versions.

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Awards

Cm performanceCm editorschoiceAmazona 3starsAudiofanzine bestproduct 2015 pluginboutique

Product Reviews

  • u-he Hive review at Attack Magazine

    One of the strengths of U-he’s plugin range is the way that each synth has a clearly defined speciality. With DIVA, you get an instrument...

  • u-he Hive review at Music Radar

    Is this new soft synth a Sylenth1 slayer? The formidable u-he has confidently stepped into the ring with an all-new new synth boasting an extremely...

  • u-he Hive review at Music Tech

    To make your tracks sound unique, you need a synth that’s powerful and adaptable but doesn’t blind you with science. Hollin Jones gets...

  • u-he Hive review at Ask Audio

    u-he Hive is Buzzing With Potential Are you looking for an excellent sounding, intuitively designed, and CPU efficient software synth at a...

  • Staff Picks | u-he Hive 2

    Plugin Boutique Staff Picks - Simon u-he have released an all-new, supercharged version of their award-winning synthesizer, Hive. Featuring...

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