If you can get the rare PE (pot edition) you'd be happy. The Poly Evolver not only has a huge variety of sounds but the quality is also incredible. Learn More. The new version boasts 60 potentiometers among its complement of 78 rotary controls. by madtheory » Tue Dec 15, 2015 7:19 pm, Post In 2005 Dave Smith Instruments released their third Evolver - The Poly Evolver. As I started twisting knobs and really playing the sounds I was sucked in by the amount of control and how easy it was to really perform on this instrument. I just went through similar, but I had Mopho and wanted tetra. The Poly Evolver not only has a huge variety of sounds but the quality is also incredible. I was blown away! Just be aware that every time you add something to the poly chain, you're adding two more audio lines. First af all I'd like to thank everybody for the advices, you help me in my decision, so they were useful advices. Good god, you have the Evolver and the V Synth. All This Thread Reviews Gear Database Synths for sale Latest Trending. I flipped through program after program, combi after combi, bank after bank, just to see what this thing had inside. They were very wonderful and they made my heart a prisoner. With over 28,000 articles and counting, inSync is your FREE resource for breaking news, reviews, demos, interviews, and more. So I've learned to just work with the limitation and write parts and set up patches that don't need more voices. It was warm and thick yet not muddy. I was blown away! If you're digging the Evolver sound, don't switch it up for a Prophet 08. The Polyevolver is amazing. The original Evolver connected in the background adds another voice of polyphony and control facilities. "Dave Smith Instruments Poly Evolver Rack Synth Module in absolutely mint condition! Re: DSI Poly Evolver: to buy or not to buy. Anyone who owns an original DSI Evolver knows how "big" it can sound with just one voice. The Prophet is pretty plain jane by comparison. The only thing that put me off was that some of the encoders were skipping values. After a few hours of this I started to notice something very cool: control. "Dave Smith Instruments Poly Evolver Rack Synth Module in absolutely mint condition! by tomorrowstops » Tue Dec 15, 2015 3:47 pm, Post Well, I have to say that since I purchased the Mono Evolver I'm totally amazed by this synth, I really love it! Totally different synth. Poly evolver vs. Prophet VS. Post by n3wt15 » Wed Dec 01, 2010 7:31 am I remember hearing somewhere that the poly evolver can do pretty much what the prophet VS does, and wanted to see if anyone here could chime in with their thoughts on the topic. I had to start playing around with it. by meatballfulton » Tue Dec 15, 2015 4:45 pm, Post Store Hours, If you have any questions, please call us at (800) 222-4700. Years ago I had started with the Desktop Evolver and although that UI is quite ingenious for the small space it takes-up, I really did not like the cryptic LED so purchased the MEK (Mono Evolver Keyboard), and THAT is a great UI, so I eventually added a PER (Poly Evolver Rack) and poly chained it to the MEK for 5 voices and still have it and love it. And I’m glad I did it this way. By Rob Russell on Jan 31, 2007, 12:00 AM. Die Realität verhält sich meist umgekehrt. Their flagship instrument, it's a four-voice synthesizer (essentially four complete Evolvers) with a 5-octave keyboard, pitch and mod wheels, and a ton of knobs and switches in a clean, clear, easy-to-navigate layout. Four DSI Evolvers in a single box that can be used a four independent synths (with independent stereo outputs per voice), or as a huge polyphonic monster synth.