Gotharman’s gear
September 2017 V2
specs/comparison list
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
FX deFormer
Type
Polyphonic/multitimbral synth/sampler
with analog filters,
effects and sequencer
1024
1024
Modular synthesizer
with memory, 1
exchangable analog
filter, sampler,
sequencer and
granular effects
1024
1024
Music Workstation
with advanced
sequencer,
synthesizers,
samplers and
effects
1024
1024
Granular effects
processor with
sampler, sequencer
and line/guitar input
No. of re-writable presets
No. of re-writable songs
Modular synthesizer
with memory, 2
exchangable analog
filters, sampler,
sequencer and
granular effects
1024
1024
4 voice semipolyphonic via its
modular structure
4
8 voices
1 voice
8 (1 per voice)
0
512
0
Oscillators/sampler
s
Polyphony
4 voices
Max number of
oscillators at the same
time
Max number of samplers
at the same time
Number of sample slots
per preset –Selectable
samplings within the
samplers
No. of selectable chops
per sampling
8 (2 per voice)
5 voice semipolyphonic via its
modular structure
5
4 (1 per voice)
5
4
8 (1 per voice)
1
16 -4 per sampler
20 -4 per sampler
16 -4 per sampler
8 -1 per sampler
1
64
64
64
1
0
Oscillator waveforms
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
FX deFormer
Osc1:
Morphable from sine to
triangle to saw to
square to feedback
wave. PW affects all
waveforms.
Osc2:
Selectable sine, triangle,
saw, square, noise. PW
affects all waveforms,
except for noise.
Morphable from sine
to triangle to saw to
square to feedback
wave. PW affects all
waveforms.
Morphable from sine
to triangle to saw to
square to feedback
wave. PW affects all
waveforms.
Osc:
Morphable from
sine to triangle to
saw to square to
feedback wave.
PW affects all
waveforms.
-
Noise:
Tunable noise,
affected by PW.
Percussion
Oscillator:
Multiple
sinewaves and
noise mixed
together and
detuned for fat
percussion sounds.
Oscillator FM
Yes, 2>1
Oscillator Sync
Can modulate the
parameters of:
Yes, 1>2
Osc/Sampler 1 pitch,
VCF1-8 cutoff
frequency.
Sub Oscillator
No
Yes, on any oscillator
parameter
Yes
Osc1-5, VCF1-2, VCA14, Ring VCA1-4, ENV18, LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note track
1-8.
Yes
Yes, on any oscillator
parameter
Yes
Osc1-1, VCF, VCA1-4,
Ring VCA1-4, ENV1-8,
LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note
track 1-4.
Yes
No
-
No
None
None
Yes
No
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
FX deFormer
No. of Ring Modulators
4 (1 per voice).
0
Between Osc1 and Osc2
Can modulate the
parameters of:
None
4 Ring VCA. Also
functions as
modulation sources
amount modulation
Anywhere in the
modular chain
Osc1-1, VCF, VCA1-4,
Ring VCA1-4, ENV1-8,
LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note
track 1-4.
0
Placement
4 Ring VCA. Also
functions as
modulation sources
amount modulation
Anywhere in the
modular chain
Osc1-5, VCF1-2, VCA14, Ring VCA1-4, ENV18, LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note track
1-8.
None
None
Ring Modulators
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
FX deFormer
No. of Analog Filters
8 (2 per voice)
0
4 –In the effects
processors
24dB HPF + 24dB LPF
per voice, Filterbank
with 8 filters.
From 1 to 4 Exchangable
4 –In the effects
processors
Depends on, what
filterboard are
installed:
VCF1:
12dB LPF, BPF, HPF.
VCF2:
12dB LPF, BPF,HPF +
BPF.
VCF3:
12dB LPF + BPF + HPF
or 3xBPF.
VCF4:
12dB LPF,BPF,HPF
special.
VCF5:
6dB,12dB,18dB,24dB
LPF, that can be mixed
to form other filter
types.
VCF6:
24dB LPF+6/12bit
conversion.
VCF7:
12dB Tube
LPF,BPF,HPF.
VCF8:
2x24dB HPF, 2x24dB
LPF.
0
Max no. of digital filters
From 1 to 8 Exchangable
4 –In the effects
processors
Depends on, what
filterboards are
installed:
VCF1:
12dB LPF, BPF, HPF.
VCF2:
12dB LPF, BPF,HPF +
BPF.
VCF3:
12dB LPF + BPF + HPF
or 3xBPF.
VCF4:
12dB LPF,BPF,HPF
special.
VCF5:
6dB,12dB,18dB,24dB
LPF, that can be mixed
to form other filter
types.
VCF6:
24dB LPF+6/12bit
conversion.
VCF7:
12dB Tube
LPF,BPF,HPF.
VCF8:
2x24dB HPF, 2x24dB
LPF.
16 (2 per voice)
1
-
-
Filters
Analog filter types
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
FX deFormer
G-Ray (Gotharman Ray)
feedback
Digital filter types
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
LPF, BPF, BPF8, HPF,
BEF, ADD, BASS, LOFI,
LPF2, BPF2, BPF8-2,
HPF2, BEF2, ADD2,
BASS2, LOFI2, Peq1,
Peq2.
LPF, BPF, BPF8, HPF,
BEF, ADD, BASS, LOFI,
LPF2, BPF2, BPF8-2,
HPF2, BEF2, ADD2,
BASS2, LOFI2, Peq1,
Peq2.
LPF, BPF, BPF8, HPF,
BEF, ADD, BASS, LOFI,
LPF2, BPF2, BPF8-2,
HPF2, BEF2, ADD2,
BASS2, LOFI2, Peq1,
Peq2.
Lpf, Bpf, Bp8, hpf,
Add, Bef, Bass, LoFi.
Digital filter adjust, to
alter the shape of the
filter
Analog filter FM
Yes
Yes
Yes
LPF, BPF, BPF8,
HPF, BEF, ADD,
BASS, LOFI, LPF2,
BPF2, BPF8-2,
HPF2, BEF2, ADD2,
BASS2, LOFI2,
Peq1, Peq2.
Yes
Yes
-
No
Yes, on any filter
parameter
Yes
-
Digital filter FM
Yes, on any filter
parameter
Yes
No
No
Yes
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
FX deFormer
4 (1 per voice)
Output 1 + 2, EFX 1 + 2,
EFX 3 + 4.
4
Output 1, Output 2,
Output 1 + 2, modular
matrix.
4
Output 1, modular
matrix.
8 (1 per voice)
Output 1 + 2,
output 3 + 4,
global EFX 1,
global EFX 2.
0
Output 1.
No. of envelopes
Envelope types
8 (2 per voice)
ADSR –Attack, decay,
sustain, release.
8
ADSR –Attack, decay,
sustain, release.
8
ADSR –Attack, decay,
sustain, release.
0
-
Can modulate the
parameters of:
Osc1-2, VCF1-2, VCA,
ENV1-2, LFO1-4, EFX1-4,
CV out 1-4, Seq note
track 1-4.
Osc1-5, VCF1-2, VCA14, Ring VCA1-4, ENV18, LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note track
1-8.
Osc1-1, VCF, VCA1-4,
Ring VCA1-4, ENV1-8,
LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note
track 1-4.
24 (3 per voice)
ADHSRR – attack,
decay, hold,
sustain, repeats,
release.
Osc, VCA, ENV1-3,
LFO1-2,
Instrument effect.
4 (1 per voice)
Morphable from
triangle to saw to
square to FM
waveform.
Osc1-2, VCF1-2, VCA,
ENV1-2, LFO1-4, EFX1-4,
CV out 1-4, Seq note
track 1-4.
4
Morphable from
triangle to saw to
square to FM
waveform.
Osc1-5, VCF1-2, VCA14, Ring VCA1-4, ENV18, LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note track
1-8.
4
Morphable from
triangle to saw to
square to FM
waveform.
Osc1-1, VCF, VCA1-4,
Ring VCA1-4, ENV1-8,
LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note
track 1-4.
16 (2 per voice)
Morphable from
triangle to saw to
square to FM
waveform.
Osc, VCA, ENV1-3,
LFO1-2,
Instrument effect.
4
Morphable from
triangle to saw to
square to pulse to
random.
Sampler, filter,
effects.
VCA’s
No. of VCA’s
Assignable to:
Envelopes
-
LFO’s
No. of LFO’s
LFO waveforms
Can modulate the
parameters of:
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
FX deFormer
4 (1 per voice)
4
4
8 (1 per voice)
0
Note on’s, LFO’s.
Osc1-2, VCF1-2, VCA,
ENV1-2, LFO1-4, EFX1-4,
CV out 1-4, Seq note
track 1-4.
Note on’s, LFO’s.
Osc1-5, VCF1-2, VCA14, Ring VCA1-4, ENV18, LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note track
1-8.
Note on’s, LFO’s.
Osc1-1, VCF, VCA1-4,
Ring VCA1-4, ENV1-8,
LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note
track 1-4.
Note On’s.
Osc, VCA, ENV1-3,
LFO1-2,
Instrument effect.
-
Random Generators
No. of Random
Generators
Can be trigged by:
Can modulate the
parameters of:
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
FX deFormer
No. of Effects Processors
Effects placement
4
Each effect can be
placed as Instrument
insert or as global
output effect.
4
Anywhere in the
modular chain.
4
Anywhere in the
modular chain.
1
Fixed as global
output effect.
Effect types
-Digital filter/EQ (18
types)
-FAT
-Chorus
-Pitch-Shifter
-Stretcher
-FM
-Resonator
-Distortions (4 types)
-Pitch Shaper 1
-Glitch Shifter (2 types)
-Wave Shaper
-Granulator
-Variator
-Delay
-Roto Delay
-Bright Delay
-Bright Roto Delay
-Reverb
-Digital filter/EQ (18
types)
-Chorus
-Pitch-Shifter
-Stretcher
-FM
-Resonator
-Distortions (4 types)
-Pitch Shaper (2 types)
-Glitch Shifter (2
types)
-Wave Shaper
-Granulator
-Variator
-Delay
-Roto Delay
-Bright Delay
-Bright Roto Delay
-Reverb
-Digital filter/EQ (18
types)
-Chorus
-Pitch-Shifter
-Stretcher
-FM
-Resonator
-Distortions (4 types)
-Pitch Shaper (2 types)
-Glitch Shifter (2
types)
-Wave Shaper
-Granulator
-Variator
-Delay
-Roto Delay
-Bright Delay
-Bright Roto Delay
-Reverb
10
8 effects are fixed
as Instrument
insert effects, 2
are fixed as global
output effects.
-FAT
-Chorusses
-Distortions
-Bit Crusher
-Resonators
-Pitch Shifters
-Stretcher
-FM
-Reverb
-Delay
-Granulator
-Reso Reverb
Effects Processors
-Reverb (2 types)
-Delay (2 types)
-Glitch Shifter (2
types)
-Granulator
-Variator
-PitchShaper
-Sample Pitch
-Time Stretch
-Abstruct0
-Chorus
-Distortion (4 types)
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
FX deFormer
Max no. of samplings
excluding chop samplings
Max no. of samplings
including chop samplings,
when using the “Load
Samples As Chops”
function
Total sample time
Single sampling max
length
Recording sources
256
476
256
6.144
127
16.384
30.464
16.384
-
-
22 minutes
12 minutes
47 miutes
27 minutes
22 minutes
12 minutes
300 minutes
200 minutes
10 minutes
10 minutes
Input 1-2, Output 1-2,
USB import
Input, Output, USB
import
Output, USB import
Input 1-2, Output
1-4, USB import
Input, USB import via
optional USB box
Stereo Samples
Recording and playback
Start,length, chops,
chop no, tune, FM
Playback of left or
right channel
Start,length, chops,
chop no, tune, FM
Sample Chop system
Yes
Yes
Yes
Samples held in memory
after switch off
FLASH memory type
Yes
Yes
Yes
Recording and
playback
Start, length, tune,
tempo for Sample
Remix function
Simple Sample
Remix system
Yes
No
Sample Edit
Playback of left or
right channel
Start,length, chops,
chop no, tune, FM
NOR
NOR
NOR
NAND
NOR
Sample Recorder
Start, length, tune
No
Yes
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
FX deFormer
Sequencer Type
Step sequencer
Step sequencer
Step sequencer
Step sequencer
No. of note tracks
No. of control event
tracks
No. of event tracks for
any events
No. of audio tracks
Max no. of recordable
events per preset
Max track length
Max resolution
Note recording methods
4
8
8
16
4
8
Advanced event
sequencer
w/audio tracks
-
-
-
-
16
-
768
1.536
768
8
8.000
64
64 steps -4 bars
1/32
Realtime, draw steps
64 steps -4 bars
1/32
Realtime, input via
knobs
64 steps -4 bars
1/32
Realtime, draw steps
16 steps -1 bar
1/16
Input via knobs
Controller event
recording methods
Draw steps
Input via knobs
Draw steps
Event types supported
Notes, MIDI CC’s,
internal events
Notes, MIDI CC’s,
internal events
Notes, MIDI CC’s,
internal events
Sequencer controller
events can modulate the
parameters of:
Osc1-2, VCF1-2, VCA,
ENV1-2, LFO1-4, EFX1-4,
CV out 1-4, Seq note
track 1-4.
Osc1-5, VCF1-2, VCA14, Ring VCA1-4, ENV18, LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note track
1-8.
Osc1-1, VCF, VCA1-4,
Ring VCA1-4, ENV1-8,
LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note
track 1-4.
128 bars
1/96
Realtime, step
time, input via
knobs/notegrid,
editing via knobs
Realtime, step
time, input via
knobs/eventgrid,
editing via knobs
Notes, MIDI CC’s,
program change,
pitch bend,
aftertouch,
internal events
Osc, VCA, ENV1-3,
LFO1-2,
Instrument effect.
Sequencer
1
3
Input via knobs
Notes, internal
events
Sampler, filter,
effects.
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
FX deFormer
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
4
8
4
128
1
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
1 (assignable to synth,
seq or both)
2 (separate knobs for
synth and seq)
1 (assignable to synth,
seq or both)
-
-
Interface type
Touch navigation
Touch navigation
Display
3.2” capacitive touch
Quick navigation via
buttons
3.2” resistive touch,
industrial grade.
Navigation via
buttons
2x16 character LCD
Touch screen keyboard
Adjustable, 1 to 8
octaves
Via 4 knobs
6
4
8 adjustable notes
Adjustable, 1 to 8
octaves
Via 4 knobs
6
4
Quick navigation
via buttons
4.7” resistive
touch, industrial
grade.
12 adjustable
notes
Via 8 knobs
0
8
Transmits notes via MIDI
out
Transmits controller
events via MIDI out
Polyphony
Morphing system
Morph between 2 layers
of synth parameters
Morph between 2 layers
of sequencer parameters
No. of Morph knobs
User interface
Parameter edit
Quick edit knobs
Trigger buttons
Via 8 knobs
8
8
3.2” capacitive touch
No
Via 3 knobs
0
1 (Play butoon are
assignable)
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
Fixed, no setup.
Advanced and very
flexible. Triggers must
be set up to which
oscillators, samplers,
envelopes and random
generators, they shall
trigger. To make things
easier, you can start
with the memorized
presets.
Simple. Each trigger
Fixed, no setup.
will always trigger
something. It is
possible to set which
trigger should trigger
which oscillator,
sampler, envelope and
random generator,
but it is not
mandatory.
FX deFormer
Trigger system
Setup
Fixed, no setup.
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
FX deFormer
-Import wav file
-Import LD sampling
-Import preset
-Import song
-Import all files from
directory (samples,
presets and songs)
-Reload all files from
directory (Imports all
samples, presets and
songs to their original
slots)
-Import all samples
from directory as chops
(generates one
sampling from all of the
samplings in the
directory, and sets a
chop point at each
samplings start point)
-Export sample wav
-Export all samplings
-Export preset
-Export all presets
-Export song
-Export all songs
-Create directory
-Delete file
-Update firmware
-Import wav file
-Import LD sampling
-Import preset
-Import song
-Import all files from
directory (samples,
presets and songs)
-Reload all files from
directory (Imports all
samples, presets and
songs to their original
slots)
-Import all samples
from directory as
chops (generates one
sampling from all of
the samplings in the
directory, and sets a
chop point at each
samplings start point)
-Export sample wav
-Export all samplings
-Export preset
-Export all presets
-Export song
-Export all songs
-Create directory
-Delete file
-Update firmware
-Import wav file
-Import LD sampling
-Import preset
-Import song
-Import all files from
directory (samples,
presets and songs)
-Reload all files from
directory (Imports all
samples, presets and
songs to their original
slots)
-Import all samples
from directory as
chops (generates one
sampling from all of
the samplings in the
directory, and sets a
chop point at each
samplings start point)
-Export sample wav
-Export all samplings
-Export preset
-Export all presets
-Export song
-Export all songs
-Create directory
-Delete file
-Update firmware
-Import wav file
-Import preset
-Import song
-Import all files
from directory
(samples, presets
and songs)
-Export sample
wav
-Export all
samplings
-Export preset
-Export all presets
-Export song
-Export all songs
-Create directory
-Delete file
-Update firmware
Via optional USB
box.
-Import wav file
-Import LD sampling
-Import preset
-Import all files from
directory (samples,
presets and songs)
-Export sample wav
-Export all samplings
-Export preset
-Export all presets
-Create directory
USB
USB functions
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
FX deFormer
MIDI events received
Note, CC, pitch bend,
program change, mono
aftertouch, clock,
start/stop
Note, CC, pitch bend,
program change,
mono aftertouch,
clock, start/stop
Note, CC, pitch bend,
program change,
mono aftertouch,
clock, start/stop
Note, CC, pitch bend,
program change,
mono aftertouch,
clock, start/stop
MIDI events transmitted
Note, CC, clock,
start/stop
Note, CC, clock,
start/stop
Note, CC, clock,
start/stop
Assignable MIDI CC’s
1-29 for each part. 32=
bank change.
1-9. 32= bank change.
1-9. 32= bank change.
Note, CC, pitch
bend, program
change, mono
aftertouch, clock,
start/stop
Note, CC, pitch
bend, program
change, mono
aftertouch, clock,
start/stop
1-19 for each part.
Controller events can
modulate the parameters
of:
Osc1-2, VCF1-2, VCA,
ENV1-2, LFO1-4, EFX1-4,
CV out 1-4, Seq note
track 1-4.
Osc1-5, VCF1-2, VCA14, Ring VCA1-4, ENV18, LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note track
1-8.
Osc1-1, VCF, VCA1-4,
Ring VCA1-4, ENV1-8,
LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note
track 1-4.
Osc, VCA, ENV1-3,
LFO1-2,
Instrument effect.
No. of CV inputs
No. of CV outputs
CV inputs can modulate
the parameters of:
4 (optional)
4 (optional)
Osc1-2, VCF1-2, VCA,
ENV1-2, LFO1-4, EFX1-4,
CV out 1-4, Seq note
track 1-4, trigger 1-4.
4 via optional AnaX
2 via optional AnaX
Sampler, filter,
effects.
Any modulation source,
trigger 1-4.
4 (optional)
4 (optional)
Osc1-1, VCF, VCA1-4,
Ring VCA1-4, ENV1-8,
LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note
track 1-4, trigger 1-4.
Any modulation
source, including
audio, trigger 1-4.
0
0
-
CV outputs can transmit
4
4 (optional)
Osc1-5, VCF1-2, VCA14, Ring VCA1-4, ENV18, LFO1-4, EFX1-4, CV
out 1-4, Seq note track
1-8, trigger 5-8.
Any modulation
source, including
audio, trigger 5-8.
-
Any modulation
source.
MIDI
CC
1-6. 32= bank
change. 14= effect
bypass.
Sampler, filter,
effects.
CV
PolySpaze
Anamono X
Anamono Xmini
Fuzion
FX deFormer
Audio inputs
2 –Assignable to sample
recording (mono or
stereo), and to the
analog filters and the
effects processors
1 –Assigned to sample
recording (mono) and
to the modular audio
system.
1 –Always assigned to
the analog filter.
1 –Assigned to
sample recording and
the effects.
Audio outputs
MIDI inputs
MIDI outputs
Power Supply
2
1
1
9V, 2A
2
1
1
9V, 2A
1
1
1
9V, 2A
2 –Assignable to
sample recording
(mono or stereo),
and to the digital
filters and the
effects processors.
4
2
2
9V, 2A
24 bit, 44.1 KHz
24 bit, 44.1 KHz
32 bit, 44.1 KHz
16 bit, 44.1 KHz
24 bit, 44.1 KHz
24 bit, 44.1 KHz
32 bit, 44.1 KHz
16 bit, 44.1 KHz
24 bit, 44.1 KHz
24 bit, 44.1 KHz
32 bit, 44.1 KHz
16 bit, 44.1 KHz
24 bit, 44.1 KHz
24 bit, 44.1 KHz
32 bit, 44.1 KHz
16 bit, 44.1 KHz
24 bit, 44.1 KHz
24 bit, 44.1 KHz
40 bit, 44.1 KHz
16 bit, 44.1 KHz
22 x 12.5 x 5 cm
0.9 Kg
23 x 16 x 6 cm
1.3 Kg
22 x 12.5 x 5 cm
0.9 Kg
23 x 16 x 6 cm
1.3 Kg
17 x 10 x 6 cm
0.5 Kg
From EUR 1.560,-
From EUR 1.680,-
From EUR 1.159,-
EUR 1.898,-
EUR 549,-
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9V, 660 mA
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