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PWM Instruments Malevolent Semi-Modular Analog Synthesizer Black

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A truly analog semi-modular synth.

The PWM Malevolent synthesizer is a truly analog synth, cohabiting the modular and synthesizer world. It boasts multiple connectivity options for endless patching capabilities, including MIDI I/O, Ccock I/O, phones, line out and USB-C.

Malevolent includes a fully featured arpeggiator with independent control and signal capabilities, allowing arp MIDI control alongside patchable signal manipulation. Its USB-MIDI control is completely separate to the analog signal path, working as a totally independent USB to 1 volt per octave USB MIDI interface.


  • VCA (Voltage Controlled Amplifier) with overdrive control
  • Compatible with Eurorack standard 1V/oct gear
  • Monophonic and patchable, allowing individual pitch control of each VCO and gate control of each envelope
  • USB bus-powered
  • MIDI in/out
  • Headphone out
  • Line out
  • Analog clock in and out
  • Pure Analogue signal path designed by Future Sound Systems
  • Pure VCOs
  • 19 outputs and 19 inputs for 3.5 mm mono jack cable patching
  • Normalized signal path for immediate sound Malevolence
  • Additional rear panel line out
  • Additional headphone out
  • Two voltage-controlled oscillators
  • Saw, Triangle and Pulse outputs plus Mix for each oscillator
  • 1V/oct pitch control input
  • Shape control/pulse width modulation input
  • Two Frequency Modulation inputs
  • Coarse/fine-tune control
  • Shape mod amount control
  • FM1 and 2 mod amount controls
  • Shape control
  • Selectable waveforms for the mix output
  • Individual OSC level control
  • LFO (Low-Frequency Oscillator)
  • Triangle and square wave outputs
  • Rate control
  • Two envelopes
  • Individual ADSR controls for each envelope
  • Individual gate inputs
  • Individual envelope outputs
  • Multi-mode 2-pole VCF (Voltage Controlled Filter)
  • Low pass, band pass and high pass individual inputs
  • Two Frequency Modulation inputs with amount controls
  • Filter cutoff
  • Filter resonance
  • Mixer
  • Noise with level control
  • AUX input with level control
  • USB-MIDI to 1V/Oct CV & gate conversion
  • All pitch and gate control is fully analog
  • Analog clock in/out
  • Multi-function joystick control
  • Left/right for pitch bend
  • Performable portamento
  • Performable vibrato, in addition to the analog LFO
  • Latching hold mode
  • Arpeggiator
  • Six arpeggiator types (Up, Down, Up/Down 1, Up/Down 2, Played and Random)
  • Auto clock sync
  • Detects analog/MIDI or USB-MIDI clock and synchronizes the arpeggiator automatically
  • Selectable sync rates when clock detected
  • Rate/sync control
  • Latch
  • 6-octave range
  • Analog/MIDI/USB-MIDI clock output when the arpeggiator is running
  • Keyboard control
  • 32 velocity-sensitive mini-keys
  • Octave shift +/–4 octaves
  • Pitch output
  • Velocity output
  • Gate output
  • Local Off mode for DAW use

Order the PWM Instruments Malevolent Semi-Modular Analog Synthesizer today.


Malevolent Semi-Modular Analog Synthesizer Specifications:

  • Malevolent semi-modular analog synthesizer
  • 5 patch cables
  • Power Supply (9V 600mA)
  • USB-C lead
  • Getting Started guide
Weight and Dimensions
  • 19.3" x 9.85" x 3.15"
  • 5.8 lb.

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