Overview

A complete rackmounted system for guitar amplification modeling and effects, the Fractal Audio Axe FX II improves on the acclaimed original by providing even better sound, more presets and more flexibility than ever. Two state-of-the-art Analog Devices TigerSHARC DSPs are onboard, one dedicated solely to amp modeling, the other for effects. Every nuance of the gear modeled is painstakingly maintained, which is why the Fractal Axe FX II is one of the most popular and award winning pieces of modeling gear in guitar history.

Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • Axe FX II
Finish
  • Black
Year
  • 2010s
Made In
  • United States
Categories
Pedal Format
  • Rackmount

From the Price Guide

Reviews for the Fractal Audio Axe FX II Preamp/Effects Processor
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  • Handy piece of gear!

    Verified Purchase

    I was going to stick with tube amps but have always been interested in the axe fx 2. I was worried that maybe I wouldn't use it to it's full potential. Like only using one sound or a couple of effects. Since I really never used my pedal board and never messed with my amp settings... Well, I was wron…

  • Great for what it does

    Verified Purchase

    I love the axe FX, don't get me wrong, but it isn't the end-all-be-all solution that people make it out to be. The speaker modeling sounds fantastic, the effects and other chainable plugins are great, but amp modeling isn't as pristine as I would like. The amps can be tweaked as needed to sit well …

  • Great Unit

    Verified Purchase

    I love this unit, great flexibility perfect for what I need at this time.

  • Words Cannot Express My Happiness

    Verified Purchase

    I was looking for the perfect guitar tones to round out my home recordings and instead I got literally everything I ever needed for guitar processing. Couldn't recommend this product enough.

  • Verified Purchase

    I own 2 line6 units, I have to say this is the most impressive sounding unit of them all. The amp and cabinet simulations are dead on. Very impressive!!!!

More Information

The Fractal Audio Axe FX II follows upon the success of the original rack mount multi-effects unit with more presets and increased ability to shape tones.