Introducing the new X50 music synthesizer, packed with Korg's distinctive and rich sounds acclaimed by top artists around the world, designed for easy and intuitive operation, and with an ultra-light and compact design that's ideal for the active musician.
512 professional-quality sound programs produced by the HI synthesis system used on the world-famous TRITON series.
384 combinations, each allowing up to eight programs to be freely combined to create complex sounds.
Multi Mode allows the X50 to be played from your external sequencer as a 16-part multi-timbral sound module.
Powerful effect section with four processors (one insert effect, two master effects, one master EQ).
Four-channel audio output (two main channels, two individual channels), a first in its class.
Dual polyphonic arpeggiator for even more musical enjoyment.
USB connector allows single-cable MIDI connection with your computer.
"X50 Editor" and "X50 Plug-In Editor" sound editing software is included, allowing sound editing via a stand-alone program or as a plug-in within your DAW software.
System: HI (Hyper Integrated) synthesis system
Tone Generator: HI (Hyper Integrated) sound engine: 48 kHz sampling frequency, 64 MB PCM ROM, 470 multisamples, 518 drumsamples
Polyphony: 62 voices, 62 oscillators (in single mode) / 31 voices, 62 oscillators (in double mode)
Effect Section: stereo digital multi effect system: 2 Master Effects (mono in, stereo out), an Insert Effect (stereo in/out), and a Master Effect (3-band stereo)
Number of Effect Types: 89 (available for Insert Effect and Master Effects)
Programs, Combinations, Multi-sets, Drumkits: 512 user Programs (512 preloads), 384 user Combinations (384 preloads), 128 user Multi sets (16 preloads), 40 user Drumkits (16 preloads), GM (General MIDI) compatible 128 preset programs + 9 GM2 drum programs (ROM)
Dual Polyphonic Arpeggiator: available two arpeggiators in Combination and Multi Mode, an arpeggiator can be used in Program Mode, 5 presets, 215 user arpeggio patterns (251 preloads)
Controllers: pirch bend wheel, modulation wheel, REALTIME CONTROLS knob 1~4
Display: 240 x 64 dots LCD with backligh, graphical user interface
Control Inputs: damper (half-pedaling supported), assignable switch, assignable pedal
MIDI: IN, OUT
USB: type B connector (transmits MIDI only)
Power Supply: DC 12 V
Current Consumption: 800 mA
Dimensions: 975 (W) x 257 (D) x 80 (H) mm / 38.39" (W) x 10.12" (D) x 3.15" (H)
Weight: 4.3 kg / 9.48 lbs.
Included Items: AC adapter, CD-ROM (X50 Editor, X50 Plug-In Editor and KORG USB-MIDI Driver software)
System Requirements of computers to connect with the X50 via USB
Supported OS: Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition/Professional/x64 Edition Supported Computer: computer with USB port and ability to run supported OS *Driver software for Windows XP x64 Edition is beta-version.
Supported OS: Mac OS X 10.2 or later Supported Computer: Apple Macintosh with USB port and ability to run supported OS
System Requirements of KORG USB-MIDI Driver
Supported OS: Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition/Professional/x64 Edition Supported Computer: Computers with USB port and ability to run supported OS *Driver software for Windows XP x64 Edition is beta-version.
Supported OS: Mac OS X 10.3 or later Supported Computer: Apple Macintosh with USB port and ability to run supported OS
System Requirements for X50 Editor and X50 Plug-In Editor
Supported Computer CPU: Intel Pentium III / 1 GHz or faster Memory: 256 MB or larger Monitor: 1,024 x 768, 16-bit colors or higher
Supported OS Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition/Professional Edition Service Pack 1 or later Operates as stand-alone or VST/RTAS plug-in.
Supported Computer CPU: Apple G4/400 MHz or faster Memory: 256 MB or larger Monitor: 1,024 x 768, 32,000 colors or higher
Supported OS Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later Operates as stand-alone or VST/AU/RTAS plug-in.