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Novation X-Station 25

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    Description
    X-Station features a superb two, four or five octave semi-weighted velocity-sensitive keyboard with combined Pitch bend and Modulation joystick. The keyboard is transposable up or down across the entire MIDI note range and can transmit Channel Aftertouch.

    A programmable X/Y touch pad surface for simultaneous control of multiple parameters is provided.

    MIDI or USB operation. USB and MIDI may be used simultaneously. A MIDI OUT port, a MIDI IN Port, a Foot pedal input socket and a Footswitch input socket are available.

    Power can be supplied by the USB port, Batteries or a 9V DC adapter. A virtual synthesizer control panel layout comprising 28 buttons, 16 pots, 3 encoders and 9 sliders are assignable to each template. There is no need for template labels for control of most synthesizers Any front panel control may be configured to transmit on any MIDI channel, to any destination utilising the comprehensive MIDI specification.

    Available options include Controller numbers, NRPNs, RPNS, Bank Change, Program Change and definable System Exclusive Strings. System Exclusive strings may be up to 20 bytes long. Control data may be inserted anywhere within the System Exclusive message. 40 Template editable memories are available. Each Template contains definitions for all front panel controls. Templates may be individually named for easy reference and saved to/from an external sequencer via MIDI Sysex bulk dumps.

    Audio Section Main Features

    Two Novation high precision, low noise high bandwidth audio pre-amplifiers with phantom power and over 70 dB headroom deliver a warm, clear signal typical of Novation's commitment to sonic excellence.

    Complete multi-effects processors are available per input channel featuring simultaneous Reverb / Chorus-Phaser / Delay / Compressor / Distortion and EQ.

    Integrated USB low latency Audio and MIDI - Requires just a single USB connection a computer.

    High power independent headphone output with separate stereo converter for zero latency monitoring of input signal with or without effects 44.1 / 48 Khz 24 bit simultaneous 2 channel Audio input and output operation

    Driver software included to run on Windows XP or MAC OSX.

    Synthesizer Features

    The X-Station includes a 3-oscillator virtual analog synthesizer model based on the renowned Novation KS-series and is 8-voice polyphonic.

    The extensive control interface provides instant access to most parameters, making sound creation fast and intuitive. The synthesizer is totally integrated with computer recording setups: The stereo audio output is sent straight through the USB cable onto the track into any ASIO-compatible sequencer.

    There are 200 excellent factory sound programs which have been carefully crafted to cover most styles of music and programs can be easily imported and exported into a sysex librarian.
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    Architecture
    Type: Digital
    Synthesis: Virtual Analog
    Oscillators: 3
    Waveforms: Pink Noise, Pulse Variable, Saw Down, Saw Up, Sine, Square, Sub Oscillator, Super Saw, White Noise
    Osc Modulation: Envelope, Keyboard, Knob, LFO, Mod Wheel, Oscillator, Glide / Portamento, Sync Hard
    Envelopes: 3
    Evelope Paramerters: Attack, Decay, Sustain, Release
    Filters: 2
    Types: 12dB Slope (2-pole), 24dB Slope (4-pole), High Pass, Low Pass, Resonance
    Filter Modulation: Keyboard, Knob, Mod Wheel
    LFO: 2
    LFO Parameters: Noise, Sample & Hold, Saw Up, Saw Down, Sine, Square, Triangle, Clocked, Delay, Key Sync
    LFO Notes::
    + 31 LFO Waveforms
    Polyphony & Tuning
    Polyphony: 8
    Timbrality: 1
    Tuning: Standard
    Modes: Mono, Polyphonic
    Patches
    Patches RAM: 200
    Storage: Internal, USB
    Editing: MIDI, USB
    Effects
    2 channels of built-in multi-effects processing with up to 6 simultaneous effects including Chorus, Delay, Reverb, Distortion, EQ and Compression
    Case
    Case: Keyboard
    Keyboard: 25 keys, Non-weighted, Plastic
    Controls: Buttons, Joy Stick, Knobs, Mod - Wheel, Pitch -Wheel, Sliders
    Display Type: LCD, LED, Backlit
    Display Count H: 16
    Display Count V: 2
    Dimensions (WxDxH): 468mm; height = 68mm; depth = 278mm
    Weight: 2.5Kg
    Connections
    Audio Output Connections: 1/4" Phone Jack, SPDIF, Stereo Main
    Audio Output Count: 4
    Inputs: XLR + 1/4" Inputs
    MIDI Ports: IN, OUT, THRU
    DAC Bits: 16
    DAC Frequency Rate: 48
    Power: 6 x standard 'C' size 1.5 Volt dry cells or rechargeable cells. External Power Supply: Standard 'centre positive' 9V DC 600mA (not supplied)
    Production
    Year Released: 2004
    Year Discontinued: 2006
    Manuals & Documents

    Product Links
    Company Product Sites:
    [+] us.novationmusic.com
    Pricing
    MSRP List Price: $770 - convert
    Retail Street Price: $599 - convert
    Used Price: $150 - $280 - convert
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