Lay down some beats with Figure, Microsoft's App of the Week

Dave W. Shanahan


Microsoft’s App of the Week, Figure, is the latest music app to hit the Windows Store as a Windows 10 Universal app. Figure allows you to use your finger to create songs with drums, bass, and lead synth. Figure is reminiscent of other Windows Store apps like Grantophone
Whether you are an experienced musician or just starting out, Figure allows you to create and share your beats with people all over the world through Propellerhead’s community music library. Figure is designed for mobile use, with a touch-friendly design and quality beat-making tools.

Here is a look at what Figure offers:

  • Bass & lead parts use Reason’s Thor synthesizer
  • Drums powered by Reason’s Kong drum machine
  • Use the arpeggiator to create melody lines from chords
  • Turn up Pump to add a club sound to your tracks
  • Adjust levels using Propellerhead’s legendary mixer
  • Save your songs in the cloud
  • Share and collaborate on Propellerhead

Download Figure from the Windows Store and try your hand at making your own beats.

Developer: Allihoopa
Price: Free