Functionality
Strobe2 Player
Strobe2
ROLI BLOCKS, Seaboard RISE, and GRAND support
Yes
Yes
Presets
50 MPE presets with descriptions
Over 200 MPE presets and over 900 standard presets
Preset editing
No – simple ability to sort presets by filter
Yes – full control over every synth parameter, as well as arpeggiator, effects and Transmod system
Preset saving
No
Yes
Macro control
Yes – three macros (mapped by default to RISE Touch Faders) and one XY pad (mapped to RISE XY Touchpad)
Yes – deep modulation capabilities via Transmod performance sources
Strobe2 Expander compatibility
Yes – drag & drop installation
Yes – drag & drop installation
Magnification/theme changes
Yes
Yes
Realtime/render oversampling
Yes
Yes


Strobe2 Player's main view:

Strobe2's main view:

Upgrading from Strobe2 Player to Strobe2

To upgrade from Strobe2 Player to Strobe2, visit My ROLI. If you have Strobe2 Player, you'll see a link to "Strobe2 discount upgrade":

Click on "Strobe2 discount upgrade," and you'll be taken to FXpansion's checkout page. Here you'll see the Strobe2 Player Upgrade. Click "Add to basket" and complete the checkout.