Korg Kaoss Pad Quad - Dynamic Effects Processor

Korg Kaoss Pad Quad - Dynamic Effects Processor

Korg Kaoss Pad Quad - Dynamic Effects Processor

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Product Highlights

  • Fingertip Control up to 4 Effects
  • LED Touchpad
  • Beat-Sync Effects
  • Tap Tempo
  • Freeze Button
  • Vinyl Break Turntable Effects
  • Multi-Mode Looper
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  • 1Description

The Kaoss Pad Quad from Korg is a multi-effects processor with an LED illuminated touch-pad that allows the user to tap, slide, or move their finger across the X-Y axis to change effect-parameters and produce real-time changes in any sound source. The unit is extremely straightforward and easy to use - just touch the pad to apply effects.

The unit provides access to four effects simultaneously. These effects can be synchronized to the beat of the music, and any audio source can be processed - an MP3 player, a mixing board, an instrument, even vocals via a microphone input. The colorful LED illumination aids in the performance, with the illumination changing based on the state of the effects, the BPM setting, and the performer's movements.

Each of the 4 effect modules contains 5 options (plus a null, or off position), for a total of 1,295 combinations, with the ability to choose effects directly from the front panel. For each of the four effect modules, there's a Freeze button that memorizes the position at which the touchpad is touched, freezing that effect even after the finger is released. Touching the surface while Freeze is enabled allows the non-frozen effects to still be controlled.

In addition to more traditional effects, the Kaoss Pad Quad adds several other types of effects, including a Multi-Mode Looper, Vinyl Break turntable effects, and Ducking Comp that creates the distinctive "ducking compressor" effect. that An Auto BPM engine automatically detects the tempo/BPM of the song that's playing, or the audio source. Tap Tempo is also provided and fine adjustments can be made using the BPM knob.

Brilliant, colorful LED touchpad illuminations move in sync with your performance
Control multiple effects in real-time using the intuitive Kaoss X-Y touchpad
Create custom Kaoss combinations and use up to 4 effects at once
Choose 1 of 5 effects from each of 4 effect groups for a total of 1,295 combinations
Freeze button holds the effect settings after you release your finger, for hands-free use
Versatile and highly playable effects control, delivering a wide expanse of expression
Looper effects - Forward, Reverse and Slice - add audio intensity
DJ emulation Vinyl Break and Ducking Compressor effects
Auto BPM engine detection and Tap Tempo functions keep the processor locked to the beat
In the Box
Korg Kaoss Pad Quad - Dynamic Effects Processor
  • External Power Supply
  • Protective Sheet for Touchpad
  • One (1) Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Effects Type Looper Module:
    Rev Looper
    Loop Slicer
    Grain Shifter
    Vinyl Break

    Mod Module:
    Ducking Comp

    Filter Module:
    Pitch Shifter

    Delay/Rev Module:
    Tape Echo
    Delay Reverb
    Channels 2
    Inputs 2 x RCA phono
    1 x 1/4" TS phone Microphone
    Output 2 x RCA phono
    1 x 1/4" TRS phone Headphone
    AD/DA Conversion 24-bit
    Sampling Frequency 48kHz
    MIDI No
    Power Requirements 9VDC, 1700mA via included adapter
    Dimensions (WxDxH) 7.3 x 8.4 x 1.7" (185 x 213 x 43mm)
    Weight 1.7 lb (0.8kg)
    Packaging Infobzurasxxxeyxyuzttf
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 13.4 x 8.5 x 3.1"
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