Synthesizers&KeyboardsSound Module/ Tone GeneratorModular SystemsDrum Machines, Percussion SynthsOtherDJSoftwareSamplers
Electric GuitarsProcessors, Effects, PedalsAmplifiersTuners&metronomes

Roland XV-3080

Rackmount Sound Module

DescriptionImagesVideoTech specsCompatibleAlternativeFAQManualsComments

XV-3080 1XV-3080 2
Product Images: click to view fullsize version.
Roland XV-3080
Roland XV-3080
350.00 street price

XV-3080 is a 128-voice synthesizer module featuring versatile and powerful Roland’s architecture. The skillful module, expandable via new 64Mb SRX-Series and SR-JV80-Series boards, provides a musician with Matrix Control feature and a set of studio quality effects. Extensive layering and multitimbral applications are at your disposal. XV-3080 includes sounds from JV-2080 as well as from JD-990 and Super JD and adds more new tones.

The module offers an impressive number of digital effects taking some from SRV-3030, V-Studios, and RSS technology. There’s a stereo playback feature per tone which helps you to enjoy the keyboard split and velocity switches. Get all the nuances from an instrument with the Matrix Control. As well as in JV-2080 there’s a Patch Finder function sorting out your sounds. Plus to those effects derived from Roland’s acclaimed instruments it sports a studio-quality reverb.

The unit is compatible with most of XP/JV-Series patches.

If you don’t manage to purchase XV-3080 considering that it’s no longer in production you might want to consider opting for the XV-5050 64-Voice Synthesizer Module which is based on the similar capabilities.

Country of origin / production: Japan

Favorites   Recommend product to a friend

More info
Usage area
Sound Module/ Tone Generator 
Usage Design/ Form Factor
Rackmount, 2U 
Digital (D) 
Multi Timbral Capacity16 part(s)
Tone Generator / Sound Synthesis
Technology of Sound Generation PCM
Waveform/ Spectral form (main generator): Waveform Count1083
Waveform/ Spectral form (main generator): Waveform ROM64 Mb
Programs/ Voices/ Timbres
Single Voice Preset1024
User-defined Single Voice128
Multitimbral Preset96
User-defined Multitimbral64
Drum Kits Preset16
Drum Kits User-defined4
FX Units3
General MIDI v2 (GM2) 
MIDI in/ out
Color resolution Monochrome
Built-in controllers
Jog dial 
Audio out
Analogue: 1/4" (6.35mm)3
Analogue: 1/4" (6.35mm) headphones preamplified1
DAC Frequency 32
Resolution16 bit
External drives/ memory cards
SmartMedia Card 
Preset Memory Slot/ Wave Expansion Board6
Voltage 230V
Voltage 240V
Voltage 115/117V
Power Supply Built-in, internal
Power consumption18 W
Height88 mm
Width482 mm
Depth281 mm
Height3.6 in
Width19 in
Depth11 in
Weight4.4 kg
Weight10 lb
Case/ body
Production start2000
Production ended

Please log in using the form below or register to be able to order goods and services.

Password (4 to 16 characters)

Roland XV-5080
/5 0

  Rackmount Sound Module   600.00 U.S.Dollars

Roland’s sound module XV-5080 sports 128 voices, 32-part (!) multitimbrality, over 1000 factory patches, built in SCSI (Small Computer System Interface) and Wordclock input, stereo waveforms, Matrix Control and can be expanded via SRX and SR-JV80 Series...

Roland Super JV-1080
/5 0

  Rackmount Sound Module   250.00 U.S.Dollars

Another Roland’s legend and talk-about in the world of sound modules. Countless recordings got released featuring this unit which happened to be an indispensable music tool for many film composers back then. One of the most popular synthesizers ever...

Roland JV-2080
/5 0

  Rackmount Sound Module   300.00 U.S.Dollars

JV-2080 doesn’t rest on the laurels of JV-1080 going even a bit further – the unit offers that needed simplicity in exploitation, eight slots for expansion boards, and three independent EFX sets providing 40 effects each. The module is filled with...

Roland XV-5050
5.0/5 2

  Rackmount Sound Module   400.00 U.S.Dollars

XV-5050 is a rack synthesizer with a 64-voice polyphony and 16-part multitimbrality. The structure gives 64MB wave memory, 1083 waveforms. MFX is a section of multi effects which can be applied simultaneously in Performance Mode. The effects present 3...

Roland XV-88
5.0/5 1

  Performance Synthesizer   800.00 U.S.Dollars

The Roland XV-88 is a synthesizer workstation released by Roland Corporation in 1998. It is an 88-key synthesizer with a built-in sequencer and a variety of sound-shaping tools. It is capable of producing a wide range of sounds, from realistic acoustic...

Korg Triton Rack
5.0/5 1

  Sound Module/ Tone Generator   400.00 U.S.Dollars

Triton Rack offers the similar specs the original Triton has including sampling functionality, intuitive operation, and expandability. The rack version features 60 voices (up to 66 with MOSS), HI synthesis system tone generation, 48 kHz sampling...

E-mu Systems Proteus 2500
/5 0

  Rackmount Workstation   500.00 U.S.Dollars

The E-mu Systems Proteus 2500 is a professional-grade sound module designed for use in music production, sound design, and live performance. It features a wide range of sounds, including orchestral, ethnic, and electronic instruments, as well as a...

  • enpdf2.76Mb Roland XV-3080 Owner's Manual