Hotone Ampero

Multi effects processor

Discover the Hotone Ampero, a multi effects processor including our specific effects for electric violins and electric violas.

These violin/viola effects are available only on Ampero ordered on our website.

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Ampero effects processor for electric violins

15 effects for electric violins and electric violas included

As you know, this kind of effects processor is not made for electric violins, but for guitars. That’s why, we created 15 effects adapted exclusively to electric violins and violas!

These effects are already integrated in the Hotone Ampero pedalboard that you’ll receive.

Included effects: Irish sound, bass, space octaver, distortion, acoustic, overdrive, wah wah, chorus and more.

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Effects modelisation

The multi effects processor Hotone Ampero comes in includes 244 effects, 64 amp models, 60 cab models and more than 100 pedal models. It can handle up to 9 effect modules simultaneously for the best authentic stereo effect processing experience. FX chains can be updated directly on the pedalboard menu or by using a computer and the manufacturer software (Mac and PC).

Our 15 effects for electric violin and viola can be edited and duplicated to create your own new FX chains!

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Hotone Ampero Specifications

MIDI in + Impulse Response

Ampero Editor

Impulse Response files and patches are important for electric bowed string instruments. Today, it is the best option to create the more acoustic and natural sound on an electric instrument.

With the Ampero, you can download your custom IR or third-party IR files by using the manufacturer software Ampero Editor. You can also use the Ampero as a USB audio interface for your computer.

The Ampero is also compatible with MIDI. This multi effects processor has an Input MIDI In to connect a MIDI device.

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Setup Examples

The Ampero is designed to be simple and intuitive so you can just start playing.

With its several connectors, it can be connected to PA mixers, amps, DI, headphones and more. The Hotone Ampero have a lots of inputs and outputs: XLR and jack outputs, MIDI in, AUX in, Phones, EXP in, etc.

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Examples to plug the Ampero


Manufacturer Hotone Ampero
Effects processor Modelling Dual-DSP effects processor for up to 9 simultaneous effects
Effects & Modelisation 244 Effects
64 amp models
60 cab models
Over 100 pedal models
50 Hotone original effects
Effects for electric violin 15 effects configured by 3Dvarius and adapted to electric violin are included: distortion, bass, Irish sound, acoustic sound, ovedrive, harmonizer, chorus, etc.
Inputs Instrument input (TS) – 1 x 6.35mm (1/4″) jack
AUX IN stereo input – 1 x 3.5mm (1/8″) jack
MIDI in – 1 x 5-pin MIDI
EXP Input (TRS) – 1 x 6.35mm (1/4″) jack
Outputs Unbalanced stereo output (TS) – 2 x 6.35mm (1/4″) jack
Balanced stereo output (TRS) with ground lift switch – 2 x XLR
Headphones stereo output – 1 x 3.5mm (1/8″) jack
Pedalboard 4 x Footswitch buttons
1 x Expression pedal
3rd Party IR Support Yes – 10 Max. of 3rd Party IRs
IR processing – 24-bit, 44,1kHz, 1024 points
Looper Integrated looper with 120 seconds recording time
FX chains & effects edition USB type B port for editing the IRs/effects or for using the Ampero as a USB audio interface
Screen 4″ Touchscreen display with 800 x 480 pixel resolution
3 x Rotary buttons for touch screen operation
Power Powered by 18V DC power adapter (included) – Battery operation is not supported
Dimensions 320 x 147 x 46 mm
Weight 1,4 kg


408.00 370.91

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The 15 electric violin effects are only included in Hotone Ampero sold on our website.