Latest firmware update introduces five new models of amps and effects, plus editing features and software improvements designed to enhance the overall Helix experience
CALABASAS, Calif.— November 22, 2016—Line 6, Inc. today announced HelixTM 2.10 firmware, a free update for Helix and Helix Rack that includes new models and features which add even more power, flexibility and sonic versatility to the Helix experience. In addition to three new amps and two new effects, Helix 2.10 includes new editing features and software improvements that enhance workflows, enabling greater control over both tone and live performance.
Guitarists worldwide have embraced the Helix guitar processor for its advanced modeling capabilities, tremendous power and astonishing ease of use. Helix 2.10 firmware includes new models and our customers’ most requested editing features, enabling guitarists to streamline their workflow and expand their sound even further.
Said Marcus Ryle, President, Line 6.
Helix 2.10 firmware introduces new amp models based on the clean and lead channels of the Paul Reed Smith® Archon®, plus a new original, Line 6 Litigator, inspired by boutique mid-gain amps, as well as new delay and distortion effects. New editing, routing and control options offer greater flexibility, while refinements to existing parameters and entirely new parameters enable guitarists to expand their tonal possibilities further. Finally, general improvements and optimizations enhance the overall user experience.
The flagship, tour-ready Helix guitar processor features a breakthrough HX modeling engine with dual-DSP processing that delivers incredible modeling realism, accurately recreating the dynamic feel of tube amplifiers and the lush sonic footprint of classic effects pedals.
New Amp Models in Helix 2.10:
- Archetype Clean, based on* the clean channel of the Paul Reed Smith® Archon®
- Archetype Lead, based on* the lead channel of the Paul Reed Smith® Archon®
- Line 6 Litigator, new Line 6 Original inspired by boutique mid-gain amps
New Effects Models in Helix 2.10:
- Distortion > Stupor OD (Mono, Stereo), based on* the BOSS® SD-1 Overdrive
- Delay > Pitch Echo (Mono, Stereo), Line 6 Original
Pricing & Availability
Helix 2.10 is now available as a free download for Helix and Helix Rack at http://line6.com/software/.