Darkglass Exponent 500 Hybrid Bass Amplifier


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Exponent 500 is a new concept in bass amplifiers that combines all of the technologies Darkglass has been developing since their inception. A hybrid amplifier that combines clean analog amplification with powerful digital signal chain modeling featuring all the components a professional bassist requires. With its audio interface capabilities and 500W of loud, ultra-clean power, Exponent 500 is an extremely capable solution for every context, packed in a gorgeous and compact light housing for maximum portability.

A perfect solution for bassists who want deeper customization of their sound. With full MIDI control and audio recording over USB Exponent 500 also provides and excelent solution for simple but versitile recording in the studio or at home. You'll have access to an ever-growing DSP library that has compressors, distortions, modulation, preamps, Impulse Responses and more in the Darkglass Suite app.

  • 500 watt bass amp head
  • Ultra clean analog amplifier with powerful digital modeling.
  • Capable of running with the modeling software bypassed
  • Assignable effects, preamps, and cabinet simulation
  • Audio interface capability over USB
  • Full MIDI control
  • Effects loop
  • Bluetooth Audio In
  • Headphone output (1/4" stereo)
  • XLR DI output
  • Speaker output (speakON)
More Information
MPN E500
Manufacturer Darkglass Electronics
Condition New
Included from Manufacturer Power Cord
Amplifier Type Hybrid
Amplifier Format Head
Amplifier Application Bass
Power 500 W
Speakers None
Effects Assignable Effects, Preamps and Cabinet Simulation
Audio Inputs Mono 1/4" Instrument
Audio Outputs Speaker Out (speakON)
1/4" Headphone Out
Footswitch MIDI
Effects Loop Yes
Height 2.36"
Width 8.25"
Depth 6.9"
Product Weight 3.6 lbs
Unique Features Analog amplification with digital signal modeling
Full MIDI Control
Audio Over USB

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