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Roland JX-8P

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The Roland JX-8P is a 6 voice programmable synthesizer
with Dynamics and After Touch functions.
Its memory retains as many as 96 patch programs;
64 preset tone colors which are non-volatile and 32
in its internal memory which are freely programmable.

• The name of the tone color or parameter currently
in use is shown in the Display Window.
• The Patch Chain function is effectively used
specially during live performance, allowing you to call up to 8 patch programs one after another in the order
you have set.
• Incorporated with MIDI, the JX-8P can be set up
with other MIDI devices.
• The optional Memory Cartridge (IVI-1 6C), can expand the JX-8P's memory capacity by 32 programs.
• The JX-8P's Edit function allows you to alter any
of the tone colors in it to your taste. The optional
PG-800 can be used for faster and easier editing
• The JX-8P allows you to put a name to each tone
color using up to 10 letters before saving it.

Technical Specifications
Type: Analog, Digital
Synthesis: Subtractive
Oscillators: 2
Waveforms: Saw Down, Saw Up, Sine, Square, Triangle, White Noise
Envelopes: 1
Evelope Paramerters: Attack, Decay, Sustain, Release
Filters: 1
Types: 24dB Slope (4-pole)
LFO: 1
LFO Parameters: Sample & Hold, Saw Up, Saw Down, Square, Triangle, Clocked, Freerun
Polyphony & Tuning
Polyphony: 6
Timbrality: 1
Modes: Mono, Polyphonic
Patches RAM: 32
Patches ROM: 32
Storage: Internal, RAM Cartridge, ROM Cartridge
Editing: MIDI
Case: Keyboard
Keyboard: 61 keys
Controls: Aftertouch, Faders, Joy Stick
Display Type: Vacuum Fluorescent
Display Count H: 16
Dimensions (WxDxH): 38-7/1 6 X 1 4-3/4 x 3-9/1 6
Weight: 25 lb 60 oz
Audio Output Connections: 1/4" Phone Jack, Stereo Main, Stereo Headphone
Audio Output Count: 3
Power: 25w
Year Released: 1985
Used By
Biosphere, 808 State, Tangerine Dream, The Shamen, Depeche Mode, Überzone, the Cure, Go West, Ozric Tentacles, Future Sound of London, Jean-Michel Jarre, Europe, and Jimmy Jam.
Manuals & Documents
MSRP List Price: $2,995 - convert
Used Price: $350-$500 - convert

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