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The Roland Fantom 8 is a Synthesizer Workstation with a 88 PHA-50 hammer-action keyboard (composite structure made from wood and plastic), velocity-sensitive...

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Description 12 Voice Polyphonic Analogue Hybrid SynthesiserDigital DIY SynthesizerSynthesiserWavetable SynthesizerDigital Wave-Morphing Synthesizer12-Voice Polyphonic Analog-Hybrid AynthesizerHybrid SynthesizerSynthesiserKorg MS-20 miniStylophone Beatbox
Stereo headphone output6.3 mm jack3.5 mm Jack---6.3 mm jack----
Audio input1x 6.3 mm jack----1 x 6.3 mm jack----
Dimensions (W x D x H)830 x 350 x 90 mm129 x 78 x 39 mm---830 x 350 x 90 mm500 x 300 x 85 mm---
Weight8 kg124 g7.3 kg-10 kg8 kg2.8 kg17 kg4.8 kg-
ColourBlue----BlackPearl White---
Number Of Keys49-373749493776371
Split Zones
Modulation Wheel
Number of simultaneous Voices12118812412811
Sound EngineDigital Analog HybridDigitalAnalogueDigitalDigitalDigital Analog HybridDigital Analog HybridAWM2 + FM-XAnalogueVirtual Analogue
MIDI interfaceIn, Out, Thru-1x In1x In, 1x Out, USB1x In, 1x Out, 1x ThruIn, Out, ThruMIDI In/Out1x In, 1x Out, 1x Thru1x InNone
Storage MediumInternalNoneNoneInternalNoneInternalInternalInternalNoneNone
Effects2Multieffect processor0-2Multieffect processorNoneNone
Number of Analog Outputs2112222411
Digital Output
Sync input/output-3.5 mm Jack----3.5 mm jack mono---
Dimensions--585 x 466 x 163 mm-800 x 350 x 103 mm-----
Dimensions (W x H x D)-------1244 x 131 x 396 mm493 x 257 x 208 mm-

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The Roland Fantom 8 is a Synthesizer Workstation with a 88 PHA-50 hammer-action keyboard (composite structure made from wood and plastic), velocity-sensitive with aftertouch, ZEN-Core sound engine with 256 notes, V-Piano sound engine, More than 3500 preset sounds and more than 90 drum kits, Memory locations for 128 scenes (4 banks), 16 Parts, up to 4 sound layers each, 90 Different effects types, 8-Note pad sampler (16 pads x 4 banks), Freely assignable stereo analog filter (3x low pass, bandpass, high pass) with drive, Rhythm pattern, arpeggiator and chord memory function, 7" Colour touch screen, 8 Encoders and 8 faders with LED status indicators provide real-time control over sounds, mixers and effects, Real-time access to the most important synthesis parameters via illuminated rotary controls and status buttons, Integration of analog synthesizers and modular systems via 2 CV/gate outputs (3.5 mm jack), USB audio interface, 24-bit/48 kHz - 6 inputs, 32 outputs, Integration of Apple Logic and MainStage via Smart Controls, Connection of Roland Aira- and Boutique devices via USB (power supply and MIDI data), MIDI In/Out 1/Out 2 (Thru), USB-B port for computer connection, USB-A port for storage & Includes a power cable. The retail price is 2998.88 £.


Sequencer16 MIDI tracks with real-time-recording, step-recording and TR drum programming
Main outputXLR & 6.3 mm jack
4 Sub outputs6.3 mm jack
Headphone output6.3 mm jack
4 Inputs for pedals and footswitches6.3 mm jack
2 Mic/Line inputsXLR/TRS combo jack, 48 V phantom power
3 External device portsUSB-A
Dimensions (W x D x H)1432 x 439 x 153 mm
Weight27.7 kg
Number Of Keys88
Split ZonesYes
Modulation WheelYes
Number of simultaneous Voices256
Sound EngineModeling, Sample based, Virtuell Analog
MIDI interfaceIn, Out, Thru
Storage MediumInternal
Number of Analog Outputs6
Digital OutputNo

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