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KingKORG is the full-fledged analog modeling synthesizer you`ve been waiting for. It carries on the design philosophy of classic Korg analog synthesizers such as the MS-20 and the Mono/Poly, which gave rise to the Prophecy, the Z1, the MS2000, and the RADIAS. This exciting new instrument delivers the unique characteristics of a dedicated synthesizer, especially the fun of transforming the sound by tweaking an impressive array of knobs. While technologically impressive, KingKORG is approachable even to players who are new to synthesizers. And it particularly shines on stage, not only with its great sound, but also literally with a gorgeous champagne gold finish, befitting its royal name – KingKORG.
Highlights・A full-fledged, 61-key analog modeling synthesizer designed for live performance・Powerful oscillators that are understandable to the beginner, yet satisfying for the expert・Modeling filters that reproduce the sound of classic instruments・Three master effect sections (each with six effect types) add the finishing touch to your sound・Vacuum tube driver circuit adds rich overtones and powerful distortion・New panel layout designed for intuitive operation・CV/GATE OUT jack lets you control a Korg monotribe or MS-20・Support for librarian software that lets you manage programs
SoundsPowerful oscillators that are both understandable to the beginner and satisfying for the expertKingKORG features a 3-oscillator x 2-timbre design allows you to generate thick and rich sounds, plus a newly developed XMT modeling sound engine. XMT (Xpanded Modeling Technology) is proprietary Korg technology that was created in order to produce a wide variety of sounds while keeping operation simple. In a conventional synthesizer, the sound-creating process requires you to adjust the oscillator settings one by one, making it difficult to see the overall picture. In contrast, KingKORG provides pre-set algorithms that contain combinations of various types and numbers of oscillators, letting you easily and quickly sculpt stage-ready sounds. The wide range of oscillator algorithms includes the choices you'd expect from an analog synthesizer–sawtooth wave, square wave, and noise–in addition to numerous PCM/DWGS algorithms, giving you plenty of choices for creating highly personal sounds.
Modeling filters that reproduce the sound of classic instrumentsWhile designing KingKORG, extreme attention was paid to the filter section, which is crucial to a synthesizer`s character. A diverse variety of filters is a unique advantage of analog modeling, and KingKORG's filters add unparalleled flexibility. In addition to a variety of essential analog modeling filter types, you get faithful models of filters that reproduce the analog monophonic synths used for lead and bass in the `70s, the polyphonic synths used in new wave music of the `80s, and the filters of Korg`s classic MS-20 analog synth. These filters can also be made to self-oscillate by raising the resonance setting– a unique capability of analog synthesizers.
Three master effects, each with six effect types, add the finishing touch to your soundKingKORG provides three master effect sections, each giving you a choice of six effect types: PRE FX, with types such as distortion and amp simulator

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