Line 6 bolsters Helix units with new amp and effects models plus smoother high-gain sounds in 3.10 firmware update

Line 6 Helix
(Image credit: Line 6)

After dropping its “game-changing” 3.0 update back in November, Line 6 has added another raft of new features to its Helix multi-effects pedal lineup with the release of new 3.10 firmware.

Chief among the latest additions are a new amp, the Mandarin Rocker (based on the Orange Rockerverb 100 MKII), plus five new effects.

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Michael Astley-Brown

Mike is Editor-in-Chief of, in addition to being an offset fiend and recovering pedal addict. He has a master's degree in journalism from Cardiff University, and over a decade's experience writing and editing for guitar publications including MusicRadar, Total Guitar and Guitarist, as well as 20 years of recording and live experience in original and function bands. During his career, he has interviewed the likes of John Frusciante, Chris Cornell, Tom Morello, Matt Bellamy, Kirk Hammett, Jerry Cantrell, Joe Satriani, Tom DeLonge, Ed O'Brien, Polyphia, Tosin Abasi, Yvette Young and many more. In his free time, you'll find him making progressive instrumental rock under the nom de plume Maebe.