Novation Circuit Groove Box
For creative inspiration and performance on-the-fly, the Novation Circuit contains all that you need to make incredible electronic dance music without boundaries. This standalone capable groovebox complete with optional battery operation and a built in speaker is ideal for stage, studio or anywhere else where inspiration hits.
All you need is an idea
The Novation Circuit makes it easy to transpire the sound you have in your head into thumbing beats, bass and synth lines. The 4x8 RGB illuminated velocity sensitive pads mean that anyone can make great music without limits.
Along with the 8 assignable rotary encoders, transport, pitch and tempo controls, you can manipulate the built in 2-part synth engine and 4-part drum machine to kick-start grooves in no time at all. The Novation Circuit builds on Nova synth heritage and the sounds you hear, including the 64 presets are derived from these ground-breaking synths that professional producers use to this day.
Built in memory
For times when you want to use your Novation Circuit purely on its own, all of the sounds and steps that you create can be conveniently stored in any of the 32 memory slots. Build entire tunes and polish off with built in effects including reverbs, distortion and EQ, chain synths together with the kick to create some stomping basslines, the Circuit promises near limitless creativity.
Fits to your workflow
The Novation Circuit is both MIDI and USB compatible so it can easily fit into your home studio set-up. Use it to record into your favourite DAW or the included Ableton Live Lite music making software, use it to control and trigger other MIDI or USB enabled equipment or trigger any of the included 1 Gigabyte of Loopmasters sounds and samples.
The Novation Circuit Groove Box is always adding features thanks to the steady stream of firmware updates, the latest of which (1.4) see's the addition of drum pattern length, instant pattern switch, session colour select, clock settings and much more! Novation are a company that listens to their users requirements and you can be assured the Novation Circuit Groove Box will evolve consistently.
The Novation Circuit Groove Box makes cutting edge musical creativity available to everyone and so that you can get going as soon as you unbox it, there is also a USB cable, a set of breakout MIDI cables, batteries if you choose to use them and a patch sheet in the box. Get on the Circuit today and make some amazing music!
Manufacturer Novation Dimensions 5.0cm x 24.0cm x 20.0cm (H x W x D) Weight 1.4kg (with accessories)
0.95kg (without accessories)
Controls 4 x 8 RGB Velocity Sensitive Pads
8 Assignable Macro Encoders
Step and Pattern Controls
Connectivity 12V DC In USB Type B 3.5mm MIDI In/Out 1/4" Jack L/Mono + Right Output 3.5mm Jack Headphone Output Included Accessories USB cable
2 MIDI breakout cables: 3.5mm jack to female 5 pin din
Printed Getting Started Guide
Circuit patches sheet
Safety information sheet
6x AA batteries included
12V DC power supply included
Included Software Ableton Live Lite music making software
1 GB of Loopmasters sounds and samples
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