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Vocoder block

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Available on which products

  • Axe-Fx III: 1 block
  • FM3: no
  • Axe-Fx II: 1 block
  • AX8: no
  • FX8: no

Channels or X/Y switching

  • Axe-Fx III: no
  • FM3: n/a
  • Axe-Fx II: no
  • AX8: n/a
  • FX8: n/a

What is a Vocoder

Read about it in Wikipedia

Configure the Vocoder

Set up the Vocoder for use with a guitar, or guitar and vocals

Demo by Prins Patrick


Parameters table

Parameter Axe-Fx III Axe-Fx II
Analysis Source yes
Analysis Channel yes
Number of Bands yes
Min/Max Frequency yes
Filter Resonance yes
Frequency Shift yes
Freeze yes
Master Level yes
Master Pan yes
Attack yes
Decay yes
Highpass Mix yes
Level 1-24 yes
Pan 1-24 yes

Number of bands

On the Axe-Fx III, the number of bands defaults to 16 (same as Axe-Fx II), but there are 24 bands available.