Hammond XK-5 Software Update 2.1 released!

Hammond XK-5 software update 2.1 is available now for download.

Downloadlink, release notes and readmefiles can be downloaded from:


New in release 2.1 is a parameter called

It sets the way a Patch number is recalled.

INSTANT: The Patch is recalled instantly when the [VALUE] knob is turned.
ENTERED: The Patch is recalled when the [ENTER] button is pressed after [VALUE] knob is turned.

This is a global parameter.

The update procedure is not difficult as long as you follow the instructions carefully. Make sure you save your presets before doing the update as you will need to reinstall them after the update has been completed.

We advise not to try the update shortly before a gig.