Roland WM-1 Wireless MIDI Adaptor
If you’re a musician, you need the ability to make music whenever, and wherever you are. You also want to eliminate cables and clutter as much as possible. With the new Roland WM-1 Wireless MIDI Adaptor, wireless control is as easy to set up as it is responsive and reliable. Giving you the same experience as if you were plugging in a cable.
Simply plug your WM-1 into your keyboard, drum machine, or other hardware using standard MIDI I/O. Then, wirelessly communicate with your MIDI music apps on your iOS device or Mac computer – even at the same time. Or, you can connect multiple instruments and devices by using additional WM-1 units or the WM-1 MIDI Dongle.
Not only can you send MIDI note data, but also MIDI sync for tempo, effects, LFOs, Loops and more. All without connecting a single cable.
Unleash your creativity
Whether you just want a simple clean setup with your MIDI keyboard and laptop, iPhone, or iPad. Or you have a favourite MIDI controller that’s far enough from your DAW that requires long and unsightly cables. Maybe you just want the freedom to move around with a smaller keyboard or controller. Whatever your needs, complicated setups are creativity killers! So the WM-1 is the perfect solution to revolutionize the way you work.
Low latency. High performance
What’s more, the WM-1 boasts incredibly low latency. There’s nothing worse than pressing a key or tapping a pad, and hearing your sound come through even a quarter of a second later. It feels unnatural, and makes it difficult to get the timing right. Thanks to the wireless technology in the WM-1. You’ll always have immediate and ultra-responsive playing experience. Exactly like you’re plugged in with a normal MIDI cable.
Standard mode on the WM-1/WM-1D covers most playing situations, but time-critical applications may need even more speed. Using Fast mode, you can turbocharger the transfer rate to 3 ms. That’s better than the internal speed of many hardware devices. So you’re getting ultra-fast communication between another WM-1 or WM-1D
WM-1D: Computer support and ultra-low latency
Finally, if you’re using Windows, the WM-1D MIDI dongle (Sold Separately) is exactly what you need to bring wireless MIDI into your setup. Just plug it into your USB port and enjoy smooth and responsive connection with any instrument in your WM wireless system.
Mac computers and iOS devices can communicate with a WM-series unit in Standard mode over Bluetooth MIDI.