Instrument Types

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There are many instrument types in BeepBox and its mods. This page serves to explain each one.

Instrument Type List

Instrument Type Details Applicable Beepmods
Chip Wave An instrument type that allows the selection of chip waves. All Beepmods
Pulse Width True PWM. An instrument type that allows changing the width of a pulse wave. BeepBox, ModBox[1], Sandbox, JummBox, GoldBox, FoxBox, UltraBox, Midbox, Dogebox2, AbyssBox, Unbox, BariBox, BoxBeep, BirdBox, AwesomeBox, Slarmoo's Box, VoxBox
Supersaw An instrument type that uses multiple sawtooth waves/pulse widths at customizable pitches to create dynamic unison/chorus-like effects. BeepBox, JummBox, UltraBox, AbyssBox, Unbox, BariBox, BoxBeep, BirdBox, AwesomeBox, Slarmoo's Box, VoxBox
Harmonics An instrument type that uses many sine waves at different frequencies to create sounds. BeepBox, ModBox[1], Sandbox, JummBox, GoldBox, FoxBox, UltraBox, Midbox, Dogebox2, AbyssBox, Unbox, BariBox, BoxBeep, BirdBox, AwesomeBox, Slarmoo's Box, VoxBox
Picked String An instrument type similar to Harmonics that lets you control the sustain. BeepBox, JummBox, GoldBox, FoxBox, UltraBox, Midbox, Dogebox2, AbyssBox, Unbox, BariBox, BoxBeep, BirdBox, AwesomeBox, Slarmoo's Box, VoxBox
Spectrum An instrument and drum type that uses a noise spectrum to create sounds. BeepBox, ModBox[1], Sandbox, JummBox, GoldBox, FoxBox, UltraBox, Midbox, Dogebox2, AbyssBox, Unbox, BariBox, BoxBeep, BirdBox, AwesomeBox, Slarmoo's Box, VoxBox
FM An instrument type that uses FM synthesis with four or six operators to create sound. BeepBox, ModBox, Sandbox, JummBox, GoldBox, FoxBox, UltraBox, Midbox, Dogebox2, AbyssBox, Unbox, BariBox, BoxBeep, BirdBox, AwesomeBox, Slarmoo's Box, VoxBox. Drum type in Dogebox2
Custom Chip An instrument type that allows the creation of custom waveforms. JummBox, Sandbox, GoldBox, UltraBox, Midbox, Dogebox2, AbyssBox, Unbox, BariBox, AwesomeBox, Slarmoo's Box, VoxBox
Duty Cycle An instrument type that cycles through pulse widths at customizable speed. New in Unbox. Old in Sandbox.
Basic Noise A drum (and instrument type) that allows the selection of "noise" waves. All Beepmods. Instrument type in Dogebox2, UltraBox, AbyssBox, Unbox, BariBox, Slarmoo's Box, VoxBox
Drumset A drum type that allows a different noise spectrum per "noise pitch" as well as an envelope that controls the low-pass filter of each one. BeepBox, ModBox[1], Sandbox, JummBox, GoldBox, FoxBox, UltraBox, Midbox, Dogebox2, AbyssBox, Unbox, BariBox, BoxBeep, BirdBox, AwesomeBox, Slarmoo's Box, VoxBox

Footnotes

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 This is only available in versions 3.3 or higher of Modded Beepbox