The VT-4 can easily change the pitch/formant and control the pitch easily. Hard tunes and a variety of voice effects can easily reproduce extreme vocal sounds. Recommended one for live performances.
1. Process audio in real time with the pitch/formant slider.
2. Newly equipped large dedicated knob for AUTO PITCH. Real-time control from natural correction to hard tune.
3. Equipped with 20 types of effects including newly added effects. Various expressions are realized by multiple combinations.
4. New key setting knob and MIDI IN terminal. Add harmony and pitch correction suitable for the song.
5. Up to about 7 hours with 4 AA batteries. Lightweight, compact and more convenient specifications.
■ Sound processing by traditional pitch/formant slider
In VT-4, the formant and pitch can be controlled in real time with the dedicated slider on the top panel. It doesn't hurt your imagination. A dedicated BALANCE slider allows you to easily adjust the MIX with the dry sound.
■ Easy pitch correction from natural correction to hard correction
The VT-4 comes with a brushed-up version of the AUTOPITCH on the VT-3. A dedicated knob for fine-tuning the real-time effect is located in the center of the top panel. This makes it possible to perform pitch correction quickly without making difficult settings. In addition, hard tune sounds with strong pitch correction can be easily created by simply turning the AUTO PITCH knob to the right.
■ Many voice effects and various combinations
In addition, the VT-4 has five effect types selected for voice. Each of the five effect types has four variations and can be used in combination. The built-in effects also include a vocoder effect that reproduces classic robot voices, megaphone voices, and vocoder sounds without a keyboard. In addition, four new harmony effects, TALK BOX, ECHO and TEMPO DELAY have been added as spatial effects, and the essential REVERB has been brushed up. Use them in combination according to your preference to create a variety of expressions. Up to eight effect settings can be stored in memory. You can instantly recall your favorite settings, perfect for live and stage performances.
■ Functions pursuing practicality
The VT-4 has a new key setting knob. With the VT-4, you can easily obtain comfortable pitch correction and harmony by setting the key that matches the song in advance. In addition, the VT-4 has a MIDI IN connector. Pitch, harmony, and vocoder can now be controlled from the keyboard.
■ Cooperation with PC/Mac
The VT-4 has a USB (AUDIO/MIDI) interface function. It also supports the loopback function. By combining the interface function with real-time audio processing, the applications can be further expanded, for example, by applying effects to streaming distribution or podcasting voices and adding characters.
・Regular input level: MIC IN: -40 to -12dBu (variable)
MIC IN (rear): 4.4kΩ
MIC IN (front): 2.2kΩ
・Regular output level: LINE OUT: -10dBu
LINE OUT: 1kΩ
PHONES: 24 Ω
・Memory: Scene Memory: 8
・Effect type: ROBOT, MEGAPHONE, VOCODER, HARMONY, REVERB
MIC IN jack (rear):
Combo type (XLR, TRS standard), balanced (phantom power DC 48V, 10mA Max.)
MIC IN jack (front):
Stereo mini type (plug-in power)
PHONES jack: Stereo miniature phone type
LINE OUT terminal (L/MONO, R/BYPASS): Standard type
USB terminal: USB type B
MIDI IN connector
・USB: Audio, MIDI
Rechargeable nickel metal hydride battery (AA, LR6) x 4
Alkaline battery (AA) x 4
Obtained from USB terminal (USB bus power)
・Current consumption: 500mA
・Battery life during continuous use
Alkaline batteries (phantom power: off): approx. 6 hours
Alkaline battery (phantom power: on): about 4 hours
Rechargeable nickel metal hydride battery (phantom power: off): about 7 hours
Rechargeable nickel-metal hydride battery (phantom power: ON): Approx. 5.5 hours
* Depends on battery specifications and usage.
・External dimensions: 174 (W) x 133 (D) x 58 (H) mm
・Mass: 554g (including battery)
・Accessories: Instruction manual, "Safety precautions" flyer, warranty card, Roland user registration card, alkaline battery (AA) x 4