Fractal audio recently released a Public Beta of Firmware 3.00 for the FX8. The video below is an edited excerpt from my live streams on Beam.pro where I showed how to work with FW 3.00 and its major changes.  If you are interested in future live streams about various topics (Axe-Fx II, AX8, FX8, etc.), please create a Beam.pro account so you can participate in my chat, and also Follow my channel for email notifications of when I go live!

The first video below includes in-depth explanations including how to Backup and Update your FX8 with the new firmware, how to Reset System Parameters (a very important step!), and then details of the major changes on the Hardware and FX8-Edit software. At the end, I also do a very quick demo of the new block types (FAS Boost Drive and delays Deluxe Mind Guy, Lo-Fi Tape, and Mono and Stereo BBD).

The 2nd video on this page is a very short version that just shows the major changes without much explanation. I definitely suggest watching the first video, but I know some people prefer a short demo.

 

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Chris is a guitarist and drummer in Honolulu, Hawaii. He has been using the Axe-Fx since 2007, starting with an Axe-Fx Ultra, and now the Axe-Fx II. He has been helping people successfully use their FAS gear for years and the creator of many video tutorials as Katsu Kuri Media.

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