Al Swettenham tackles SKANNER XT, showing you all the ins and outs. Native Instruments SKANNER XT is a truly amazing sound tool, so why not learn what. Skanner XT, a new sampler/synth hybrid from Native Instruments, is now available. The instrument uses a two oscillator architecture to scan samples which "at. SKANNER XT is a raucous and exciting synth from the creator of REAKTOR. Part sampler, part synth, SKANNER XT offers a broad range of sounds - from big. Press Release: Native Instruments today introduced Skanner XT, a unique and highly distinctive Komplete instrument, designed by the expert. Skanner XT is available for download now at the NI site for just €49, or if you are a registered Skanner owner, you are eligible for a limited time. There's no doubting that Native Instruments' Skanner XT is an awesome instrument - albeit a hard one to categorize. Mo Volans peeks inside.