The RC808 is a sample based emulation of the legendary TR-808. The 808 has been used in tons of Hits during the eighties, among them "Sexual Healing" by Marvin Gaye and “Planet Rock” by Afrika Bambaata and the Soulsonic Force. It's still widely used nowadays among hip-hop and techno producers. The RC808 is a plugin emulation of the 808 with added functionalities not present on the original machine.
- The original 808 drum kit sounds.
- Velocity sensitive response.
- The original 808 knobs for each drum sound plus pan, attack, decay and verb controls.
- LFO for stereo width modulation.
- Various effects: vinyl, pitch bending, and sens/distortion.
- Preview keyboard.
- 4 Modes: Main Stereo, Multi-Out, Main Stereo Multi MIDI channels, and Multi-Out Multi MIDI channels.
RC808 is available as a Windows (32 bit/64 bit) VST plugin as well as a universal macOS VST and AU plugin. You need a plugin host to be able to use this program. No onboard sequencer, RC808 is controlled only by your DAW's sequencer and it's onboard preview keyboard.