Korg Volca Beats Analog Rhythm Machine

R3,295.00 Incl.

Description

Peerless beats generated by solid analog drum sounds and an Electribe-style sequencer

Powerful analogue drum sounds
Real analog sounds created with reference to classic rhythm machines
Six editable analogue 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 the Electribe series
Electribe-style 16-step sequencer with eight memory patches
Stutter function generates repeated triggers that dramatically change the sequence
Active Step function generates new bass lines by removing or inserting steps.
Step Jump function instantly plays only the step you’re pressing
Convenient functions for incredible ease of use
Sync In and Out allows clock sync of multiple instruments from the volca Series as well as Korg’s Monotribe
MIDI In for note entry, plus external sync and control from your DAW
Go-anywhere analogue: play anywhere with the built-in speaker and optional battery power

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. The 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.

volca Beats : SPECIFICATIONS

Keyboard
Multi touch trigger pad / step key

Synthesizer
Type: Analog synthesis (Kick, Snare, Hi Tom, Lo Tom, Closed Hi Hat/Open Hi Hat)
PCM synthesis (Clap, Claves, Agogo, Crash)
Kick: Click, Pitch, Decay, Part Level
Snare: Snappy, Pitch, Decay, Part Level
Tom: Hi Pitch, Lo Pitch, Decay, Part Level
Hi Hat: Closed Decay, Open Decay, Grain, Part Level
PCM: PCM Speed, Part Level

Sequencer
Number of Parts: 10
Number of Ssteps: 16
Number of Recording Patterns: 8

Connectors
Audio Output: Headphones (3.5mm stereo mini jack)
Sync:
Sync In (1/8″ monaural mini jack, Maximum input level: 20V)
Sync Out (1/8″ monaural mini jack, Maximum Output level: 5V)
MIDI: In

Power
Power supply: 6 AA alkaline or AA nickel-metal hydride batteries or KA-350 AC adapter (optional)
Battery Life: Approximately 10 hours (using alkaline batteries)
Dimensions (W x D x H) 193 × 115 ×45 mm
Weight 372 g / 0.82lbs (Excluding batteries)

Others
Options: KA-350 AC adapter
Accessories: AA alkaline battery ×6 (for verifying operation)

Specifications and appearance are subject to change without notice for improvement.

Additional information

Weight 0.4 kg
Dimensions 19 × 12 × 5 cm