Sample and resample
Record samples directly to the hardware, then slice, sculpt and resample your sounds effortlessly.
Slice, reverse, loop, play chromatically, and more
Playback samples however you choose, whether you’re chopping straight from vinyl, making basslines and melodies, or punching in drums.
Perform with grid FX
Invigorate your live set with performance FX: embrace imperfection with lo-fi tape, stutter your mix with beat repeat, and more.
Eight Sample tracks
Make beats with eight sample tracks, each with their own 32-step patterns, chainable for up to 256 steps per track.
Seamless beat making workflow
Go from a sample to a complete beat with ease using the powerful and hands-on sequencer.
Go off grid
Capture your groove quantised or off-grid into the sequencer, and keep your beats evolving with probability and pattern mutate.
FX on everything
Douse samples in lush reverb and delay, make your mix pump with sidechain, and punch with the master compressor.
Connect to your studio with full-size five-pin MIDI in, out, and thru, and analogue sync out. Sample through stereo inputs and listen through stereo out or with headphones.
Never stop creating
Insert a microSD card to save and access thousands of samples and projects.
The built-in rechargeable battery provides up to four hours of battery life, so you can make beats on the move.
Go further with Components
Novation Components is the online companion that lets you load samples and backup your work.
Register your Circuit Rhythm today to get access to free plugins and content with Novation Sound Collective.
Circuit Rhythm Sample Pack Expansion
The Circuit Rhythm Sample Pack Expansion brings you six sample packs with over 550 royalty-free samples to add to your tracks. Get inspired by vinyl samples and tight beats spanning hip-hop, trap, neo-soul and more to give your beats new life and bring out your creativity.
Explore new genres and create incredible beats with the new Circuit Rhythm Sample Pack Expansion. We’re introducing six new sample packs which include over 550 sounds, spanning vinyl cuts, soul chords, beats and organic instrumentation. All come royalty-free, so you can get started building new tracks with Circuit Rhythm, at no cost for owners and directly downloadable from Components.
Sculpt your sound with Circuit Rhythm
Find your inspiration among the diverse range of samples and use them to hit the ground running making beats on Circuit Rhythm. Find a sound that strikes a chord, capture into Circuit Rhythm and let the beats unfold. You've got plenty of space to play with the ability to store up to 32 packs* and over 2 hours of sample time. Whether you’re chopping straight from vinyl in slice mode, making basslines and melodies in keyboard mode, or punching in drum grooves live, you can immediately play and record beats however you choose.
*with an SD card inserted.
About the Sample Packs
Drift away to a golden coastal sunset with these grainy vinyl samples and tight beats.
Build big tracks using dark hip-hop influences with warped sound-design and tight trap beats.
East Coast Soul
An effortless set of electric pianos, vibrant chord progressions and shimmering digital leads paints a sunset drenched soundscape.
Wonky Hip Hop
A chilled collection of intimate guitars, tight hip-hop beats and smooth bass lines.
Laid-back beats and stunning top lines make for a rich set of organic neo-soul instrumentation.