KORG KRONOS-2 61 MUSIC WORKSTATION

Product Description

The Kronos is back and better than ever. For starters, its got a beautiful sleek new look with wood side panels that give it class and sophistication. And with an Enhanced SGX-2 Grand piano engine, a massive library of top quality sounds, a Natural Touch semi-weighted action keyboard and a complete suite of performance and production tools, the Kronos is one for the professional and the keen amateur alike.

Product Features:

    • The latest rendition of Korg’s beastly keyboard workstation
    • Korg’s 61-note semi-weighted keybed
    • New SGX-2 piano engine captures every nuance of premium German and Japanese grands
    • Piano engine features new, fully tweakable sympathetic resonance and una corda samples
    • 256 new programs, re-creations of legendary keyboard sounds, searchable by song title
    • New Combinations; bank of 128 programs from KaPro
    • Sleek new look with aluminum body, mesh back panel, and lacquered wood end cheeks
    • User Sample Bank feature lets you create extremely large sample libraries
    • You get numerous artist signature sounds created by top musicians
    • 16-part Combis allow all engines to function together in perfect harmony
    • Dynamic Voice Allocation keeps polyphony high
    • Use up to 16 premium-quality effects at once; individual effects rival dedicated units
    • On-board sequencer offers 16 MIDI tracks and 16 audio tracks (24-bit, 48kHz)
    • Open Sampling System – instant sampling and resampling from any mode (Program, Combination or Sequencer)
    • Onboard KARMA technology generates infinitely variable performance-driven phrases and backing tracks
    • Expanded Drum Track for play-along grooves and inspiration
    • Set List mode lets you organize Programs, Combis, and Songs into a single, easy-to-select screen
    • Smooth Sound Transition allows held or sustained notes to keep sounding when changing sounds or modes
    • Direct support for playing drums and chords from Korg pad-equipped USB controllers
    • General support for all class-compliant USB controllers, including the Korg nano series and microKEY series
    • Support for Kronos Editor and Plug-in Editor software
    • USB Ethernet adapter compatibility enables high-speed data transfer between Kronos and your computer
    • Comprehensive interface based around a large 8″ TFT TouchView display

Product Specs

Sound Engine Type(s)9 x Sound Engines
Number of Keys61
Type of KeysSemi-weighted
Other Controllers1 x 4-way Joystick, 1 x Vector Joystick, 1 x Ribbon, 9 x Sliders, 8 x Knobs
PolyphonyVariable per Engine, w/ Dynamic Allocation
Number of Effects197
Effects TypesVarious
ArpeggiatorYes
SamplingYes
Audio Playback16-Track Playback (RAM)
Sequencer16-track (MIDI), 16-track (Audio)
Audio Inputs2 x 1/4″
Audio Outputs6 x 1/4″, 1 x Headphones
Digital Inputs1 x S/PDIF
Digital Outputs1 x S/PDIF
USB2 x Type A, 1 x Type B
MIDI I/OIn/Out/Thru/USB
Pedal Inputs3
Height5.28″
Width40.94″
Depth14.33″