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Ketron X1 Oriental

Arranger Keyboard

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Ketron X1 Oriental
300.00 street price

Ketron X1 Oriental retains all the same features X1 offers, except for the approach to styles. X1 Oriental is suitable for those who prefer or needs a more oriental atmosphere. It has a 61-note weighted keyboard with aftertouch and a 64-note polyphony.

The left part of the keyboard locates pitch/mod wheels. At the top of the instrument you can find quite an extensive control set, including a graphic TFC-display with backlight and dimensions 240x128. On the screen you can see the main information (name, instrument, faders, etc.)

X1 has a wide range of sounds: PCM-samples, 276 sounds, 20 drum kits, 231 percussions, drum grooves, analog waves (sawtooth, square, sine). Moreover, the synthesizer has 128 programmable user voices with envelope control, LFO, wheels, aftertouch and effects. X1 also has 198 kinds of auto accompaniment and 198 custom styles with programmable parameter settings.

The synthesizer boasts a variety of effects, ranging from reverb/delay and ending with a distortion/wah-wah option. The sampler allows you to store up to 8 MB of 16 bit/44.100 kHz data. There you can edit the time, loop type, reverse and delete.

The rear panel of X1 comprises inputs for stereo headphones, 2 line inputs, a microphone input, MIDI input/output/thru, 2 outputs, and connectors for sustain and volume pedals.

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More info
Usage area
Digital (D) 
Multi Timbral Capacity32 part(s)
Tone Generator / Sound Synthesis
Technology of Sound Generation PCM
Waveform/ Spectral form (main generator) Sine
Waveform/ Spectral form (main generator) Square
Waveform/ Spectral form (main generator) Saw
Programs/ Voices/ Timbres
Drum Kits Preset20
Rotary Speaker 
Wah/ AutoWah 
Effects overall60
Sample Memory8 Mb
Resolution 16 bit/ 44.1 kHz
Tracks count16
Accompaniment Styles198
MIDI in/ out
Type Balanced Hammer Effect
Number of Keys61
Resolution: Horizontal240
Resolution: Vertical128
External controllers
Sustain foot pedal 
Expression foot pedal 
Swell foot pedal 
Audio out
Analogue: 1/4" (6.35mm)4
Audio in
Analog 1/4"2
Computer Interfaces
HDD: HDD size1
Height155 mm
Width1170 mm
Depth405 mm
Weight16.000 kg

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