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Inspiration can strike at any time, but there's no need to wait for it. The new MOTIF-RACK XS is packed full of inspiring sounds, exciting rhythms and expressive control that spur your creativity to new heights - any time, any place.

The compact MOTIF-RACK XS gives you an enormous selection of Voices based on the popular,professional-level MOTIF XS, studio-level effect processing,five real-time Control Knobs for tweaking 20 different parameters as you play,a wide-ranging library of convenient Multi-part presets,thousands of automatic Arpeggios at your fingertips, and seamless hardware/software integration. Never before has such comprehensive control, music-making versatility and sheer sonic power been combined in such a small, easy-to-use package.This little powerhouse has all you need - effectively doing the work of several tone generators and processors.

Simply hook it up to a laptop or a keyboard workstation and you've got an entire studio's worth of sounds and effects at your fingertips - plus a whole world of inspiration you can tap into.

The MOTIF-RACK XS features:

- Wide range of dynamic and authentic Voices with a total of 1,152 Voices and 65 Drum Kits

- Powerful Arpeggio function, simultaneous playback of four types, total 6,633 available

- Five real-time Control Knobs, for adjusting the sound as you perform or record

- Convenient, intuitive editing of all settings from computer with MOTIF-RACK XS Editor

- Full integration with the popular Cubase series audio/MIDI recording software

Technical Specifications
Type: Digital
Synthesis: ROM
Oscillators: 4
Waveforms: ROM, Wave Table
ROM Size: 355 MB
ROM Resolution: 16 bit, 44.1 kHz
Osc Modulation: After Touch, Breath Controller, Envelope, Fader, Keyboard, Knob, LFO, Mod Wheel, Pedal, Pitch Wheel, Glide / Portamento, Ribbon, Sequencer, Sync Hard, Velocity
Oscillator Notes:
+ 2,670 waveforms
Envelopes: 4
Evelope Paramerters: Initional Level, Delay, Rate 1, Level 1, Rate 2, Level 2, Rate 3, Level 3, Rate 4, Level 4, Polyphonic, Time
Filters: 2
Types: 6dB Slope, 12dB Slope (2-pole), 18dB Slope, 24dB Slope (4-pole), Band Limit, Band Pass, High Pass, Low Pass, Resonance, Parallel, Parametric
Filter Modulation: Breath Controller, Envelope, Keyboard, Knob, LFO, Mod Wheel, Pedal, Pitch Wheel, Ribbon, Sequencer
LFO: 2
LFO Parameters: Noise, Sample & Hold, Saw Up, Saw Down, Sine, Square, Triangle, Clocked, Delay, Key Sync
Polyphony & Tuning
Polyphony: 128
Timbrality: 16
Patches RAM: 384
Patches ROM: 1024
Storage: Internal, RAM Cartridge, USB
Editing: MIDI, USB
+ 6,633 preset patterns
Reverb 9 types
Chorus 22 types
Insertion 53 types x 8 blocks
Master Effect 9 types
Master EQ 5 bands
Part EQ 3 bands, stereo
+ 64 Drum Kits
Case: Rack
Rack Size: 19", 1U, Full
Controls: Buttons, Knobs
Display Type: LCD, LED, Backlit
Display Count H: 240
Display Count V: 60
Dimensions (WxDxH): Width480mm (18-7/8") Height44mm (1-3/4") Depth379.4mm (15")
Weight: 4.2kg (9.3 lbs.)
Audio Output Connections: 1/4" Phone Jack, Stereo Main, Stereo Headphone
Audio Output Count: 6
General MIDI: GS - General Standard, XG - Extention to General MIDI
DAC Bits: 24
DAC Frequency Rate: 44.1
Year Released: 2008
Manuals & Documents
MSRP List Price: $1499 - convert
Retail Street Price: $1299 - convert

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