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Arturia Minibrute 2 vs Arturia Minibrute 1 - Whats The Difference

Arturia Minibrute 2

Arturia Minibrute 2

A new semi-modular analog mono-synth with the characteristic sound of the Minibrute 1 but features an extensive semi modular modulation mixer with 48 patch points letting you control many elements of the synthesizer and sequencer.

The Minibrute 2 comes

  • Two LFOs with multiple wave-forms able to run in syn with the sequencer
  • In depth Sequencer with an Arpeggiator that is sync-able with MIDI and USB
  • 25 note matrix brute style keyboard with octave controls and assignable pitch bend range, modulation, and after-touch.
  • ADSR Envelope Generator
  • CV controllable AD Filter
  • CV Gate Modulation Mixer with 48 Patch Points
  • Steiner Parker Filter

Features Line Out, headphone output, dedicated MIDI I/O and USB connectivity.


Arturia Minibrute 1

Arturia Minibrute

Monophonic synthesizer with a 100% analog signal path

  • Steiner Parker Multi-mode filter
  • VCO with sub oscillator
  • Oscillator mixer
  • LFO
  • Signal Enhancer
  • 2 LFO sync-able to the Arpeggiator
  • ADSR
  • Arpeggiator

Rough Conclusion

The Minibrute 2 offers a much more in-depth synthesizer with the semi modular modulation matrix featuring 48 patch points, a powerful sequencer, modulation options with the sequencer, AD and filter, better CV control, a better keybed, powerful sound shaping control, metalizer and other modulation controls, basically an overall better synthesizer.

Big ups to Arturia for making this leap and providing a cost effective powerful synthesizer!