A popular polyphonic digital synthesizer "volca fm" has been added to the popular gadget synth volca series!
Completely reproduces the sound engine of a typical FM sound synthesizer, and is a compatible 3-voice digital FM synthesizer. With volca's unique interface, you can easily create sounds without knowing the theory of FM sound sources, and anyone can touch the characteristic FM sound. In addition, volca's characteristic 16-step sequencer can create even more intense rhythm patterns with new features such as WARP ACTIVE STEP and PATTERN CHAIN. You can still play the unique FM sound loved by creators around the world in the volca format.
・3-voice polyphonic FM synthesizer with full compatibility.
・With the "MODULATOR" and "CARRIER" knobs to which multiple parameters are assigned in advance, you can instantly edit the characteristic sound of an FM sound source.
・Equipped with a chorus effect.
・16 step sequencer with automatable parameters.
・WARP ACTIVE STEP, ARPEGGIATOR, PATTERN CHAIN that creates complicated patterns.
・2 volca fms are connected by sync and cloned.
■ Keyboard: Multi-touch 27key keyboard
■ FM sound source
■ Number of pronunciations: 3
■ Configuration: 6 operators, 32 algorithms
■ Number of programs: 32
■ Main edits: Modulator (Attack, Decay), Carrier (Attack, Decay), LFO (Rate, P.Depth), Algrtm Edit mode allows each operator to edit each parameter
■ Controls: Transpose, Velocity, Octave, Arp (Type, Div)
■ Arpeggiator type: 9 (Rise, Fall, Random x 3 each)
■ Voice mode: Poly, Mono, Unison
■ Effect: Chorus
Number of parts: 1
Number of steps: 16
Number of recording patterns: 16
Control: Motion Sequence, Active Step, Warp Active Step, Pattern Chain, Metronome
Audio output: Headphones (3.5mm mini jack)
Sync: Sync in (3.5mm mini jack, maximum input level 20V), sync out (3.5mm mini jack, output level 5V)
Sound source program/sequence data can be exported by connecting two volca fms in sync
MIDI: MIDI IN
Conversion and loading of Yamaha DX7 tone format SYS-EX/SYX files
■ Power supply
Battery life: About 10 hours (when using alkaline batteries)
Power supply: Alkaline/Nickel-metal hydride AA batteries x 6 or AC adapter KA350 (sold separately)
■ Accessories: AA alkaline batteries x 6 for operation check, sink cable, edit parameter list
■ Optional accessory: KA350 (AC adapter)
■ External dimensions: 193 (W) x 115 (D) x 40 (H) mm (including knob height)
■ Mass: 360g (without batteries)