Roland System-8 AIRA Plug-Out Synthesizer

$2299

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Roland System-8

The Roland System-8 gives you a 49-key analog plug-out synthesizer. Sporting next-gen Analog Circuit Behaviour, the System-8 gives you an eight-voice, three-oscillator monster complete with stunning filters and effects. As well as a number of highly versatile LFO's and a massive array of knobs and sliders that give you hands-on control. Not to mention a vast palette of sounds inspired by some of the most popular Roland synths. On top of that, support for three plug-out synths means the System-8 allows you to host spot-on recreations of Roland Synths. Including the Jupiter-8 and Juno-106 plug-outs that come complete with your System-8. So you can then split and layer synths, tap into the integrated vocoder, arpeggiator, CV/Gate outs, and advanced polyphonic step sequencer. Fuelling endless creativity for your production and performances. Dial-up warm pads, fat basses, expressive lead tones and more with the System-8. All inspired by the rich sounds of the renowned SYSTEM series.  Beyond just the retro vibe, the System-8 lets you create crisp, dynamic tones and evocative textures. Perfect for modern sound designers. While a number of top-notch effects on hand let you add character and ambiance to your sounds. Including overdrive, distortion, fuzz, delay, chorus, reverb, and more. Complete with grab-and-go controls that make it simple to enhance your sounds as you play. Finally, within Roland System-8, you'll find a 64-step sequencer. Featuring a familiar TR-REC style interface and dedicated controls that let you record, play, and manipulate all in real-time. So capture single notes or full chords, and take complete control with your knobs and sliders. While the Arpeggio, Chord Memory and Vocoder functions give you even more flexibility. Overall, Roland System-8 is a fantastic analog synth that easily integrates with your production software. Functioning as a MIDI keyboard for your favourite DAW; while 49 full-sized keys give you a responsive keyboard.  

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Roland System-8

The Roland System-8 gives you a 49-key analog plug-out synthesizer. Sporting next-gen Analog Circuit Behaviour, the System-8 gives you an eight-voice, three-oscillator monster complete with stunning filters and effects. As well as a number of highly versatile LFO’s and a massive array of knobs and sliders that give you hands-on control. Not to mention a vast palette of sounds inspired by some of the most popular Roland synths.

On top of that, support for three plug-out synths means the System-8 allows you to host spot-on recreations of Roland Synths. Including the Jupiter-8 and Juno-106 plug-outs that come complete with your System-8. So you can then split and layer synths, tap into the integrated vocoder, arpeggiator, CV/Gate outs, and advanced polyphonic step sequencer. Fuelling endless creativity for your production and performances.

Dial-up warm pads, fat basses, expressive lead tones and more with the System-8. All inspired by the rich sounds of the renowned SYSTEM series.  Beyond just the retro vibe, the System-8 lets you create crisp, dynamic tones and evocative textures. Perfect for modern sound designers.

While a number of top-notch effects on hand let you add character and ambiance to your sounds. Including overdrive, distortion, fuzz, delay, chorus, reverb, and more. Complete with grab-and-go controls that make it simple to enhance your sounds as you play.

Finally, within Roland System-8, you’ll find a 64-step sequencer. Featuring a familiar TR-REC style interface and dedicated controls that let you record, play, and manipulate all in real-time. So capture single notes or full chords, and take complete control with your knobs and sliders. While the Arpeggio, Chord Memory and Vocoder functions give you even more flexibility.

Overall, Roland System-8 is a fantastic analog synth that easily integrates with your production software. Functioning as a MIDI keyboard for your favourite DAW; while 49 full-sized keys give you a responsive keyboard.

 

  • Versatile performance synthesizer with advanced ACB technology and 49 full-size keys
  • Internal sound engine delivers classic analog tones and dynamic modern sounds with analog vibe
  • Hosts up to three PLUG-OUT synths; JUPITER-8 and JUNO-106 PLUG-OUTs included
  • Advanced low-pass, high-pass, and side-band filters with high-resolution controls
  • Massive real-time control with dedicated knobs, sliders, and buttons
  • Polyphonic step sequencer with classic TR-REC style interface
  • Arpeggio, vocoder, and polyphonic Chord Memory functions
  • CV/Gate outputs for interfacing with modular synths and vintage gear
  • Large selection of onboard effects with hands-on controls
  • USB audio/MIDI interface and control surface mode

Sound Engine Type(s): 3 Variable Oscillators, Roland ACB sound engine

Number of Keys: 49

Type of Keys: Synth action, Velocity sensitive

Other Controllers: Pitchbend/Modulation lever

Polyphony: 8

Number of Presets: 64 patches, 64 performance

Expansion: Host and control additional Roland Plug-Out software synths

Storage: SD card slot

Effects Types: Delay, Chorus, Flanger, Reverb, Overdrive, Phaser and more

Arpeggiator: Yes

Sequencer: 64 step sequencer, Step/Realtime recording

Audio Inputs: 2 x 1/4″

Audio Outputs: 2 x 1/4″ (main out), 1 x 1/4″ (headphones)

USB: 1 x Type B

MIDI I/O: In/Out

Pedal Inputs: 2 x 1/4″ (hold, control)

Other I/O: Trigger in, Gate out, CV out

Power Supply: AC Adapter included

Dimensions: 881 x 364 x 109 mm

Weight: 5.9 kg

For more information, please visit the manufacturer's website.