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Axe-Fx II "Quantum" Rev 7.00 Firmware Release

Discussion in 'Axe-Fx II Discussion' started by FractalAudio, Mar 5, 2017.

  1. APOGEE123

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    didn't remember that maybe its more aggressive as far a volume goes or I'm just getting old
     
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    iaresee, I think the quoted passage refers to the latter five mixes which seem to have been added additionally. The Ownhammer mixes replace old OH IRs which have been available in the firmware .zip file in the Ultrares Samples folder.

    I'm not complaining here. I'm just curious as a Mark I user. Cab #57 is crazy good and a few more of those would be more than welcome and maybe a reason to get those new OH packs.
     
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    Is there an audible difference between this and beta 2?
     
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    Woot!
     
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    If you use plexi's there's the b+ thing cliff mentioned at the least
     
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    No more New England football distractions!
     
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    My nominee for most improved amp goes to the Corncob!
     
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    Will come sooooon ;-)
    'Cause there is one new parameter left;
    I think it's the PI BIAS Shift, if I remember correct.
     
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    Awesome!
    Been waiting this one a while, looking forward to see how it is.

    This is how EVERY company should treat its customers
     
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    Sooooo how does it sound?
     
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    Just tried it out.
    I don't really know whether anything changed in the sound since beta 2, but I loved the sound that came out, so I don't care.
     
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    Thanks Cliff !!
     
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    It's not markedly different than the beta. Mostly it is just tweaks to the individual model data based on measurements. The only algorithm change was the fix to the preamp compression. In the beta the B+ sag into the preamp was applied incorrectly. That little change definitely improves things though.
     
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    After installing the firmware I'm hearing extra blues notes. :D
     
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    OK I know this question has been asked a gazillion times but I am still unclear, so let me make it very specific:

    If I do not deselect and reselect say, Brit AFS100 in my preset, will "Fixed wrong phase inverter tail resistor and snubber capacitor values" be fixed or not? Or if I don't deselect/reselect my “Euro” models, will "mistakes" be fixed?"

    I think I get that if I don't reselect “Citrus Terrier,” then "Fixed wrong transformer match value in “Citrus Terrier” model" will not be fixed because that's a user set parameter, but what about the ones that are not?
     
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    In most cases you should deselect/reselect. As you noted the transformer match value is user adjustable so it won't get set to the new value unless you deselect/reselect. Alternatively you can use Axe-Edit to load the default value for that parameter.

    The wrong snubber cap in the AFS100 affects the Hi Cut Freq parameter so you should deselect/reselect or load the default value using Axe-Edit.

    FWIW, the new Brit 800 #34 does a better Slash than the AFS100 IMO. The AFS100 models are based on the actual amp but I think my version of #34 sounds more like AFD. I based the model on information I've collected over the years about the mods that were done.
     
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    So, how does it feel??
     
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    Thanks FAS! This is a nice gift to end a rainy sunday :)
     
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    Wow, absolutely! I still have the beta loaded, but I was playing around with this model a few days ago. Reproducing Slash's sound isn't exactly my goal in life, but this amp really stood out and I couldn't help dredging up some Sweet Child licks. Just bad ass with lots of nuance in the right places!
     
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    RE: free ownhammer and replacement cabs: Since these are free, is there a way for non xl/xl+ to obtain?
     

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