Korg Volca Beats - Analog Rhythm Machine
Even today, more than thirty years after the age dominated by analog synthesizers, we just can't let go of the sound of analog rhythm machines. Those thick sounds have the power to stand up to guitar and acoustic drums, and are still indispensable for track-making or live performance. Korg Volca Beats gives you those analog drums plus the easy-to-use step sequencer of the Electribe; it lets you turn your inspiration into reality and generate beats with the best high quality sounds.
- Powerful analog drum sounds
- Real analog sounds created with reference to classic rhythm machines
- Six editable analog parts with one knob per function for easy editing
- Maximum effect from minimal parameters, a unique advantage of analog
- PCM sound engine expands possibilities when used with analog sounds
- Loop sequencer distilled from Korg's Electribe series
- Electribe-style 16-step sequencer with eight memory patches
- Stutter function generates repeated triggers that dramatically change the sequence
- Step Jump function instantly plays only the step you're pressing
- Convenient functions for ease of use
- Audio sync in and out allows clock sync of multiple instruments from the Volca Series as well as Korg's Monotribe, SQ-1, Electribe, Electribe S, Minilogue and Monologue
- MIDI in for note entry plus external sync and control from your DAW
- Go-anywhere analog: play anywhere with the built-in speaker and optional battery power
SYNC jack and MIDI in connector allow synchronized performances
By using the audio sync jack you can enjoy synchronized playback with multiple Volcas or with a growing list of other Korg instruments including Monologue, Minilogue, Electribe, Electribe S, SQ-1 and Monotribe. You can also use Korg's SyncKontrol iPhone app to wirelessly control tap tempo, swing settings and synchronized playback with iOS music apps via WIST.
The MIDI in connector lets you synchronize with other devices as well as play Volca from any MIDI keyboard. You can also send note messages from your DAW and use Volca as an analog sound module.
With its compact size, battery operation and built-in speaker, it's easy to take Volca anywhere and perform any time.
|Included from Manufacturer||Batteries|
|Number of Keys||None|
|Programs/Presets||Analog synthesis (Kick, Snare, Hi Tom, Lo Tom, Closed Hi Hat/Open Hi Hat)
PCM synthesis (Clap, Claves, Agogo, Crash)
|Oscillators per Voice||Varies by Sound Engine|
Recording Patterns: 8
|Audio File Playback||No|
|Audio Outputs||(1) 1/8" Stereo Headphone|
|Control Connections||(1) 1/8" Sync In
(1) 1/8" Sync Out
|Onboard Controllers||Multi-Touch Trigger Pad / Step Key|
|Product Weight||0.82 lbs (excluding batteries)|
|Unique Features||6 analog parts / 4 PCM parts
Electribe-style 16-step sequencer
Step Jump function instantly plays only the step you're pressing
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