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The Korg Kronos 88 is a Workstation with a 88 keys, RH3 graded hammer action keyboard, Layers and crossfades of up to 16 programs and/or external MIDI...

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Name Roland FA-07Korg Kronos 61 Case SetKorg Krome EX 88Korg Kronos LSRoland FA-06Korg Krome EX 73Korg Kronos 73Roland FA-08Korg Kronos 61Kurzweil PC4
Brand
Description Music Workstation and Audio/MIDI InterfaceKorg Kronos 61Music Workstation with 88 ButtonsWorkstationMusic Workstation and Audio-/MIDI InterfaceMusic Workstation with 73 KeysWorkstationMusic Workstation and Audio-/MIDI InterfaceWorkstation
Dimensions (W x D x H)1231 x 311 x 107 mm1040 x 364 x 134 mm-1426 x 364 x 134 mm1008 x 300 x 101 mm-1221 x 371 x 148 mm1415 x 340 x 142 mm1040 x 364 x 134 mm-
Weight8.5 kg14.3 kg14.7 kg17.8 kg5.7 kg8.2 kg21.1 kg16.5 kg14.3 kg-
Amount Of Keys76618888617373886188
Touch Sensitive
Aftertouch
Split Zones
Modulation Wheel
Antal röster128200120200128120200-200-
Sound EngineModeling, Sample based, Virtuell AnalogModeling, Sample based, Virtuell AnalogSample BasedModeling, Sample based, Virtuell AnalogModeling, Sample based, Virtuell AnalogSample BasedModeling, Sample based, Virtuell AnalogModeling, Sample based, Virtuell AnalogModeling, Sample based, Virtuell Analog-
MIDI interface1x In, 1x Out1x In, 1x Out, 1x Thru1x In, 1x Out1x In, 1x Out, 1x Thru1x In, 1x Out1x In, 1x Out1x In, 1x Out, 1x Thru1x In, 1x Out1x In, 1x Out, 1x Thru-
Storage MediumSD CardSSD, USB to DeviceSD CardSSD, USB to DeviceSD CardSD CardSSD, USB to DeviceSD CardSSD, USB to Device-
USB-port
Effects
Arpeggiator
Sampler
Number of analog outputs2626226264
Digital Output
Pedal Connectors331x Pedal, 1x Footswitch, 1x Sustain331x Pedal, 1x Footswitch, 1x Sustain333-
Optional Expansion BoardsVirtuell internVirtuell internVirtuell internN/a
Display
Sound engine-9 Synthesis engines - SGX-2, EP-1, HD-1, AL-1, CX-3, STR-1, MOD-7, MS-20EX and PolysixEX-9 Synthesis engines - SGX-2, EP-1, HD-1, AL-1, CX-3, STR-1, MOD-7, MS-20EX and PolysixEX--9 Synthesis engines - SGX-2, EP-1, HD-1, AL-1, CX-3, STR-1, MOD-7, MS-20EX and PolysixEX-9 Synthesis engines - SGX-2, EP-1, HD-1, AL-1, CX-3, STR-1, MOD-7, MS-20EX and PolysixEX-
Polyphony-Up to max. 200 voices (depending on synthesis engine)-Up to max. 200 voices (depending on synthesis engine)--Up to max. 200 voices (depending on synthesis engine)-Up to max. 200 voices (depending on synthesis engine)-
Sampling-Open Sampling System (resampling, In-Track sampling)-Open Sampling System (resampling, In-Track sampling)--Open Sampling System (resampling, In-Track sampling)-Open Sampling System (resampling, In-Track sampling)-
Master keyboard functions-Keyboard and velocity splits-Quick Layer function, keyboard and velocity splits, layers and crossfades of up to 16 programs and/or external MIDI devices--Keyboard and velocity splits-Keyboard and velocity splits-
Outputs-2x 6.3 mm jack (L/mono, R), 4x individual out 6.3 mm jack balanced, S/PDIF optical, USB; Headphone output-2x 6.3 mm jack (L/Mono, R), 4x Individual Out 6,3 mm balanced jack ,S/PDIF optical, USB; Headphone output--2x 6.3 mm jack (L/mono, R), 4x individual out 6.3 mm jack balanced, S/PDIF optical, USB; Headphone output-2x 6.3 mm jack (L/mono, R), 4x individual out 6.3 mm jack balanced, S/PDIF optical, USB; Headphone output-
Inputs-2x 6.3 mm jack balanced (mic-/line input switch), S/PDIF optical, MIDI in/out/thru-2x 6.3 mm jack balanced (mic-/line input switch), S/PDIF optical, MIDI In/Out/Thru--2x 6.3 mm jack balanced (mic-/line input switch), S/PDIF optical, MIDI in/out/thru-2x 6.3 mm jack balanced (mic-/line input switch), S/PDIF optical, MIDI in/out/thru-
Connectors for pedals-Damper pedal (half damper supported)-Damper pedal (Half Damper function supported), freely definable foot switch, freely definable pedal--Damper pedal (half damper supported)-Damper pedal (half damper supported)-
Sound generation--EDS-X Synthesis--EDS-X synthesis----
Dimensions--1448 x 383 x 131 mm--1191 x 313 x 93 mm----
Main output----2 x 6.3 mm jack--2 x 6.3 mm jack--

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Description

The Korg Kronos 88 is a Workstation with a 88 keys, RH3 graded hammer action keyboard, Layers and crossfades of up to 16 programs and/or external MIDI devices, Advanced Vector Synthesis, KARMA function, Integrated effects, Drum track, 8" TouchView colour display, Set list function, Assignable footswitch, Assignable pedal, Integrated 62 GB SSD (2.5") storage drive & Natural wood side panels. The retail price is 2679.37 £.

Specifications

Sound generation9 Synthesis process - SGX-2, EP-1, HD-1, AL-1, CX-3, STR-1, MOD-7, MS-20EX and PolysixEX
PolyphonyUp to max. 200 voices (depending on the synthesis process)
SamplingOpen Sampling System (resampling, in-track sampling)
Master keyboard functionsKeyboard and velocity splits
MIDI sequencer16 tracks + HD Recorder
Outputs2x 6.3 mm jack (L/Mono, R), 4x Individual Out 6.3 mm jack balanced, S/PDIF optical, USB, headphone output 6.3 mm stereo jack
Inputs2x 6.3 mm jack balanced (mic/line input switch), S/PDIF optical, MIDI In/Out/Thru
Connectors for pedalsDamper (half damper function supported)
Dimensions (W x D x H)1443 x 371 x 148 mm
Weight24.1 kg
Amount Of Keys88
Touch SensitiveYes
AftertouchYes
Split ZonesYes
Modulation WheelYes
Antal röster200
Sound EngineModeling, Sample based, Virtuell Analog
MIDI interface1x In, 1x Out, 1x Thru
Storage MediumSSD, USB to Device
USB-portYes
EffectsYes
ArpeggiatorYes
SamplerYes
Number of analog outputs6
Digital OutputYes
Pedal Connectors3
Optional Expansion BoardsNo
DisplayYes

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