Roland System 8
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the System 8, the first stand alone pro synth featuring 96Khz 24 bit resolution with Roland’s next-gen ACB technology.
- Versatile performance synthesiser with advanced ACB technology and 49 full-size keys
- Internal sound engine delivers classic analog tones and dynamic modern sounds with analogue vibe
- Hosts up to three plug-out synths; Jupiter-8 and Juno-106 included
- Advanced low-pass, high-pass, and side-band filters with high-resolution controls
- Massive real-time control with dedicated knobs, sliders, and buttons
- Polyphonic step sequencer with classic TR-REC style interface
- CV/Gate outputs for interfacing with modular synths and vintage gear
- Arpeggio, vocoder, and polyphonic Chord Memory functions
- Large selection of onboard effects with hands-on controls
- USB audio/MIDI interface and control surface mode
Powerful and deep, the System-8 delivers a vast palette of sounds inspired by over four decades of legendary Roland synths. Its next-gen Analog Circuit Behavior (ACB) engine powers an eight-voice, three-oscillator monster with stunning filters and effects, highly versatile LFOs, and a massive array of high-resolution knobs and sliders to control it all. Support for three plug-out synths means the System 8 can host spot-on recreations of numerous Roland classics, and Jupiter-8 and Juno-106 plug-outs are even included with purchase (*). Split and layer synths for unheard of sounds, and tap into the integrated vocoder, arpeggiator, CV/Gate outs, and advanced polyphonic step sequencer to fuel endless creative explorations.
- Juno-106 is scheduled for release in 2017.
- Support for System-8 on previously released plug-out synths to be available soon.
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