Main features

  • More than 600 presets created by talented musicians and synthesizer specialists
  • Create your own patch or use existing audio structures:
    - Origin patch made by connecting independent modules from: Minimoog, ARP 2600, CS-80, Jupiter-8, Moog Modular, Prophet VS
    - Origin template synths: Minimoog
  • Superb audio quality with TAE® engine
  • Up to 32 voices of polyphony for a typical patch
  • Connectivity: 2 audio ins, 10 audio outs. Digital: SPDIF out, USB 2.0
  • Selection of high quality effects: Phaser, Chorus, Delay, Distortion, Parametric EQ, Rotary…
  • 16/32 step sequencer
  • Software editor (Mac/PC)
  • Innovative Macro, Advanced LFO, Advanced modulation modes, Advanced joystick modes…
  • MIDI : In, Out, Thru and USB 2

  • High Level of Control:
    - ultra sensitive 40cm ribbon controller
    - high quality semi-weighted 61 keys keyboard, with velocity response and channel aftertouch
    - New exclusive duophonic aftertouch
    - Modulation and pitch-bend wheels, 3-mode Joystick, 21 potentiometers, 33 rotary encoders, 81 switches

  • Ergonomic design
    - Self adjustable front panel, from 0° to 135°, giving you total setup flexibility.
    - 5.2” TFT screen for clear visual feedback.
    - complete mobile solution, offering everything you need to perform in a single, easily transportable cabinet.
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General Specifications

Operating sampling frequency 44,1 kHz
Modes Program / Multi
Sound generator Sound generation system TAE®
Polyphony 32 voices
Sound Structure

Synth (modular structure):

  • up to 9 oscillators (including analog emulations from the Minimoog, ARP 2600, CS-80, JP8, ProV, noise modules);
  • up to 4 wavetables oscillators; 
  • up to 4 filters (switchable multimode filters including analog emulations 1, 2 & 4-poles LP, HP, BP and Notch modes); 
  • up to 4 output VCAs;
  • up to 5 mixers (5 "Minimixer" and 1 "Joystick mixer");
  • 1 RingMod;
  • 2 faders
  • 1 BodShifter, 
  • up to 4 poly LFO and 2 mono LFO mono;
  • up to 8 ADSR Envelopes modules;
  • 1 Galaxy module;
  • 1 2D envelope. 

Minimoog template:

  • up to 3 oscillators; one 4-poles LP resonant filter, one mixer; 
  • 2 envelopes; one LFO and one modulation matrix.
Effects Number and types of effects 10 effects including: chorus, delay (stereo & ping pong), reverb, distortion (including the new tube distortion), dual phase, parametric EQ, bit crusher, ring mode, bypass, rotary.
Structure of effects 3 effect slots per Program with serial and parallel structures
Step sequencer  Structure Three 32 steps free assignable sub-sequences
Play modes One shot, loop (forward, backward; forward and backward)
Arpeggiator Play modes Forward, backward, forward and backward, random
Programs Number of Programs 1000 programs (400 Factory and 600 User Programs)
Program structure 1 synth modular or template (Minimoog) structure 3 effect slots 1 sequence
Multi Number of Multis 256 (100 Factory and 156 User multis)
Multi structure and modes Up to 4 Programs slots with Layering, split and MIDI multi modes
Controllers 21 potentiometers, 33 encoders, 1 joystick
Audio I/O connections Audio inputs 2 audio inputs: 6.35 jacks
Audio outputs 1 headphone output: 6.35 stereo jack
2 main audio outputs: 6.35 balanced jacks
8 individual auxiliary outputs: 6.35 balanced jacks
Control inputs 1 foot controller and 1 footswitch controller (6.35 balanced jacks)
MIDI IN, OUT, THRU connectors, USB 2 connector
Main screen 320x236 pixels LCD with 32,768 colors
Power supply  6.5VDC 3.85A
Dimensions (W × D × H) 102 x 33 x 16 (folded) cm
Weight 23 kg

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Origin Connection platform specifications

  • Windows: Windows XP*/Vista
  • Mac OS X: Mac OS X 10.3.9 or higher and Universal Binary


Required configuration

  • PC/Windows: 512 MB RAM; 1,5 GHz CPU
  • Mac OS X : 512 MB RAM; 1,5 GHz CPU
  • USB port required

* Origin Connection is fully compatible with Windows XP SP3. It is also compatible with Windows XP SP2 on monocore computer (without hyperthreading). Unfortunately, it encounters some troubles with SP2 dual-core or hyperthreading computers. This issue is due to a problem in Windows XP USB-midi driver. If you encounter this issue, the best way is to install windows XP SP3. Nevertheless, if you want to stay on SP2, you can install the new version of the USB-midi driver. This file is different for each language system. So if you can’t find the right one, please contact us to get it.