Instant Beat by Instant Binary AB (iPhone)
Released: May 21, 2009
Version: 1.30
Size: N/A
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Instant Beat

Instant Binary AB
[ This app is no longer available for download ]

Instant Beat is the drum machine that provides you with a very quick and easy way to create beats on the go. Instant Beat comes loaded with over 90 example loops that you can edit and save as your own arrangements. Select between 12 high quality drum kits for playback of any created loop. Everything is done in real-time which means you can switch patterns or drums while listening letting you experiment and bring up new ideas. When you are done with your work, fire up the Recording Console, record everything to file and export through your computer web browser.

Some user comments on Instant Beat:

"This is a drum machine with a twist... One man band or just looking to replace that awkward drummer? This is the app for you." Tyler Durdan, Touch Reviews (

"5+5 Stars! ... This app rocks" Bill on the App Store

"Instant Beat rocks! I'm now using it to make beats for beatmaker via recording into garageband. You won't be sorry making this purchase .... it's everything it claims to be." Marlene DeGrood comments on Palm Sounds (

"Sound quality is top notch... It's like a new wave SR-16 for 3 bucks.", Vdrumpro999 on the App Store


- Pad Recording with quick and easy editing in the grid editor.
- Save functionality for patterns and sessions.
- Recording Console: Record to wav, listen to recordings and export the files through your computer web browser.
- Tempo Console: Easily adjust the tempo by tapping. Make the fine tuning with the +/- buttons or with the tempo slider.
- Includes over 90 professionally assembled demo patterns grouped in different sessions featuring 80's rock, house, electronica and even 8-bit chiptune. Edit and save as your own!
- A total of 12 high quality drum kits.
- Quantization (synchronization) on/off when performing live with a running pattern.
- Change the look by selecting the alternative skin.
Our verdict: Good
  • + Instant Beat is an ok, 3.5-star app.
  • + It is currently 67% off its regular price.
  • + The app is also at the lowest price we've seen.
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