Orba

What do I do if my Orba is unresponsive?
First things first: Be sure to update your version of the Orba desktop app (macOS | Windows). The newest version should account for units that become unresp...
Thu, 31 Dec, 2020 at 10:02 AM
How do I save a song in the Orba App?
To save a song simply connected to either the mobile or desktop versions of the app. If you have a song you’ve created on Orba, you’ll see a *Save* icon in ...
Tue, 22 Dec, 2020 at 10:32 AM
Are there any tips to improve pairing with the mobile app?
We are always working to make Orba accessible to everyone, regardless of their mobile platform.  As we wade through the sea of new phones and tablets, we ha...
Wed, 23 Dec, 2020 at 7:07 AM
How do I update Orba’s Firmware?
To update firmware, follow these steps: (...and here's a video walkthrough if you'd prefer) Note: Updating firmware can only be done through the ...
Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 at 1:27 PM
What are Orba's system requirements?
System Requirements for Orba iOS 11 and newer Android 9 and newer macOS 10.12 and newer Windows 10 (64 bit) Checking your system specifica...
Mon, 28 Dec, 2020 at 2:24 PM
Can I update Orba’s firmware with my phone?
You can not update Orba’s firmware with the mobile Orba app. However, the desktop app is available on the downloads page of our website and allows for a cle...
Tue, 8 Sep, 2020 at 1:19 PM
Is Orba polyphonic?
Yep, the embedded synth is polyphonic and multitimbral. In other words, multiple notes and multiple sounds, all capable of being looped and layered at the s...
Tue, 3 Mar, 2020 at 12:59 PM
Is Orba velocity sensitive?
Yes, Orba is very sensitive to differences in velocity and location of a touch. This allows expressive playing techniques and variations.
Tue, 3 Mar, 2020 at 1:00 PM
How does Orba's built-in sound engine work?
We designed an innovative new synthesizer engine for Orba, with a broad range of synth sounds that work seamlessly with various playing gestures. Orba’s emb...
Fri, 3 Apr, 2020 at 10:17 PM
How do I play a scale on Orba's 8 pads?
The 8 pads can be tuned to any note or chord. Using the cross-platform app presets with a different tuning can be loaded into Orba.
Tue, 3 Mar, 2020 at 1:02 PM