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Axe-Fx II "Ares" Rev 2.00 Firmware Release


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Axe-Fx II Firmware Release Notes
*** Ares 2.00
This firmware incorporates some of the amp modeling improvements from the latest Axe-Fx III firmware.

Grassy-Ass.. I'll be installing it on my XL Back-Up Rig


Thanks for the firmware update, I have downloaded and installed it, I can't find the improvements, can you specify which ones? , since the firmware notes are very general


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Thanks Fractal. This is an unexpected surprise! And I was planning on playing guitar all day today anyways.


Do whatever update you want for my mighty AFX2, that won't keep me from getting a FM3 !!! 🤣
Thank you guys at Fractal!

After playing it at a 6hr gig yesterday I can say: more (improvement) than I expected - more compact (low end definition), more dynamic, maybe even better high end (less harsh!?) ... more fun! I hope this is not just perception?! 🙃 Didn't do any tweaking after the upgrade.
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Look @ cliff go he’s on a roll here, I got the III (had everything since the II) but it’s just awesome that the II is still getting these occasional updates.

Thanks Cliff!
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