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Mooer GE200

Discussion in 'Digital & Modeling Gear' started by ALOfYRSnfWhres, Oct 14, 2017.

  1. 400golpes

    400golpes Member

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    mmm...

    Some people say it's better than ZOOM G3N, others say it's worse.

    Who is right?
     
  2. valdiorn

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    Which is better, Pepsi or Coke? Apples or Oranges? Original Series or The Next Generation? Les Paul or Stratocaster?

    You do realise there isn't really an answer, right?
     
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  3. voss451

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    Precisely. It really all depends on what you plan on doing with it. Some modellers are better for clean or light overdrive sounds while others are better for high gain (ie: metal) tones. In the same way, some units have a ton of effects and you can chain (depending on the dsp of the pedal) as many as you want, even multiple instances of the same effect. Whereas, with something like the GSP1101, the effects chain is pretty much fixed except for one or two and even then, there are only 5 or 6 reverbs & delays, so the selection isn't super great.
     
  4. sitedrifter

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    Still no stock anywhere and it makes me want it even more. LOL

    I do wonder where the new Firmware is that was supposed to be available mid December.
     
  5. pelaomedinaese

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    i can't believe that mooer beats a zoom

    edit: with headphones zoom wins in my smart tv mooer wins wtf!!!
     
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  6. pelaomedinaese

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    this is not an ad but in the site of choptones there's 3 videos testing patches that are not posted in his youtube channel


    this is with an engl ir from them


    shaped with a Choptones Custom IR based on an Zilla Custom Fatboy 2x12 Cabinet loaded with Creamback M65

     
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  7. voss451

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    The question is, is there lack of stock because of all of the sales or is it because the company just didn't ship very many (a-la Nintendo NES-mini where each store got around a dozen & that was about it).


    To be honest, I thought that the Zoom actually sounded better.
     
  8. mtayl339

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    "It's like Star Trek: The Next Generation. In many ways it's superior, but will never be as recognized as the original."

     
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  10. valdiorn

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    Firmware 1.2 released

    http://www.mooeraudio.com/?product/201709225660.html

    Updates:

    * Upgraded Cab Sim models and improved mic distance algorithm
    * Included min/max value for EXP volume pedal settings
    * Upgraded the AMP module's PRESENCE parameter to improve the UHF response
    * Improved Custom EQ minimum frequency range. 100Hz - 60Hz

    BUG FIX:


    * IR import leading to no output - fixed
    * USB AUDIO recording volume too low - fixed
    * Improved compatibility with different versions of Windows


    No mention of the Power amp modelling they were teasing a couple of weeks back, though...

    Edit: Well, I just got booted from the GE200 Facebook group for giving some moderately criticical feedback on a recording that was posted there by the admin. Man, people can be so offended about the smallest of things. If you're a member of the group, check out the 2 recordings that were posted today or yesterday, audio only. I made the comment that the audio quality wasn't the best, as it sounded as if they might have been recorded over a poor Skype connection, there was a significant amount of digital compression artefacts. I was hoping the author might have a bettere quality original clip to upload. I still thanked the author for his contribution.


    ...Got the kick, no longer a member.
     
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  11. Henky

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  12. roachone

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    Guy in the video sounded pretty darn good, albeit, a little goofy...lol
     
  13. Sharry

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    I received my GE200 on Saturday and I can say that my expectations have been fulfilled. As emercency backup for the Kemper it can save any event.
    Of course, you have to accept sound quality losses but with this price (and weight ;) ) it is irrelevant. For a quick rehearsal setup and for jams I will probably choose this more comfortable option for a few times.
    The sounds are quite useful for life performances and the operation is relatively simple.
    The description is rather short. So far I haven't found anything to import IR's with Win yet. I would be grateful for instructions.

    Edit: Found by myself how to import IR's

    BTW: @Henky you vid "autumnly" is great!
     
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  14. djd100

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    No tube power amp sim parameters?
     
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    To me the dials that are present in the Radar power section only effect the volume not compression etc of the power sim, guessing they use the same code?
     
  16. mpltenmetalburn

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    The tube amp sims have no parameters but used with custom IR were really nice for my uses. Made it better.

    Hilarious that I still see people comparing this unit to other units WITHOUT turning off that units power amp modeling. We just got the power amps.

    User error is the bane of this device thus far.
     
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    Guess there is still no word on if the looper will have an UNDO function in the new FW? No word on any new effects?
     
  18. Beernuts

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    I'm very tempted to go out and get a GE200. Just wondering how it sounds compared to the Amplifire. At half the price, I can't expect equal quality - but importing an Amplifier would run the price close to $800USD. I can pick up a ge200 for around 350 here.
     
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    I like the unit it has so much for so little , one thing im puzzled is the output master vol on it, where is regular volume?? like when there are no effects or anything on the volume is still adjustable , where is straight thru vol?
    its weird..also waiting on the mac editor so I can really use it...
     
  20. valdiorn

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    Erm, have you tried the "MASTER" volume knob on the unit? :)
    If recording via USB you can set record and playback volume in the settings menu. You can also set input gain there.

    or are you asking at what setting you'll achieve unity gain? IF so, then I think you'll just have to tune that by ear.
     

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