IK Multimedia has announced the iRig HD the new digital guitar interface for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac.
The next generation of the iRig guitar interface adapter can be used with the AmpliTube range of guitar amps/effects apps and software or any other real-time processing app/software, like GarageBand and more. Using AmpliTube, users can play with the sound of their favourite amplifiers and effects, record their performance and compose entire songs, everywhere. iRig HD features crystal clear digital signal thanks to its superior 24bit converter, an onboard gain control for perfect level setting, a low power consumption circuit for longer device battery life, plus an ultra-slim design and interchangeable adapter cables for maximum portability and universal compatibility. As many other IK accessories, iRig HD is also made in Italy for the highest possible manufacturing quality.
For a complete out of the box playing experience, iRig HD comes with the AmpliTube Free App that provides a great sounding "ready to go" expandable guitar rig complete with effects pedals, amplifiers, speaker cabinets and a single track recorder. Players can play, practice and record anywhere and anytime on their iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Plus, AmpliTube effects, amps and gear selection can be greatly expanded via in-app purchase with the entire range of AmpliTube apps including AmpliTube, AmpliTube Fender, AmpliTube Jimi Hendrix and AmpliTube Slash. Guitar and bass players now have the widest range of amplifiers and effects at their disposal with over 50 superior sounding mobile gear for jamming and recording on the go. Plus, iRig HD can be used with any app that supports digital audio processing, like GarageBand and many more.
iRig HD will be shipping in the Spring of 2013 and will be available in musical instrument and electronic retailers globally. Pricing is TBA.