The Zoom B1Xon is a compact multi effects bass pedal with 105 on-board digital guitar effects, featuring a built in expressions pedal for more real time control of your favourite effects. The G1XON also comes with a handy auto-save function that ensures you want lose that perfect setting you have just created, and will even prompt you to save the preset. Include with all the popular effects including distortion, compression, modulation, delay, and reverb, plus amp models.
Up to 5 effects can be used simultaneously, chained together any way you like. In addition, there are 68 built-in rhythm accompaniment patterns, and you can connect headphones to the output jack (as well as portable music players to the auxiliary input jack) for silent practice sessions. An onboard chromatic tuner supports all standard bass tunings, and a Looper feature allows you to record up to 30 seconds of CD-quality audio. Loop length can be set either manually or to a preset number of quarter notes, and you can loop to any rhythm pattern, with automatic quantization that ensures seamless start and end times.
Programming is simple and straightforward thanks to a streamlined user interface and large backlit LCD screen. Advanced editing features such as Swap, Auto-Save, and Pre-Select make it easy to organize your patches for live performance and allow you to scroll through patches silently while keeping the current patch operational. In addition, the B1Xon’s built-in expression pedal enables you to control input level, output level, or any selected effect parameter in real time.