Korg Pa5X Professional Arranger

  • Item # 1573079
  • Model # PA5X88
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Pa5X is a flagship in the KORG Professional Arranger lineup, redefining an arranger keyboard. Completely redesigned with a state-of-the-art sound engine and a streamlined color-driven user interface,… Learn More

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A powerful sound engine and a streamlined user interface packed into an elegant design.

Pa5X is a flagship in the KORG Professional Arranger lineup, redefining an arranger keyboard. Completely redesigned with a state-of-the-art sound engine and a streamlined color-driven user interface, Pa5X produces a stunningly rich and unique sonic experience that inspires you to create and perform. Pa5X comes packed with thousands of inspiring sounds and hundreds of fresh styles, all instantly accessible through an inviting workflow. A completely new front panel featuring an assignable Pad Matrix and Mixer section, multicolored LED buttons and a huge tilt-able touchscreen put you in control of your music making experience at all times. Pa5X excels both as a live performance instrument and as a powerful creative tool in the studio, allowing you to find your ideal sound no matter where your music takes you.

Features

  • Premium quality and elegant design
  • Modern and streamlined user interface
  • Stunningly rich sound-engine EDS-XP
  • Real-time controllers
  • Advanced chord recognition and a library full of chord sequences
  • Smooth transition between sounds, styles and songs
  • Two cross-fading Players able to mix everything: Styles to MIDI-files, or MIDI-files to MP3-files, or Styles to Styles (unique to the Pa5X)
  • Each player displays lyrics and score
  • Create your own styles and songs
  • SongBook, a music library always with you
  • A complete sound library
  • Onboard mixer with insert, master, final and mastering effects
  • Dedicated Microphone and Guitar inputs with dedicated effects for each
  • MIDI, USB, HDMI, Audio In and Out, Pedal connectors
  • Standard file formats
  • Optional high-quality accessories

Technical Specification

Korg Pa5X Professional Arranger

  • Pa5X 61 keyboard: 61 keys (C2–C7) semi–weighted keys with Aftertouch
  • Case: Aluminum case with wooden side panels
  • Operating system: Upgradable
  • Sound generator: EDS-XP (Enhanced Definition Synthesis-Expanded), multimode filters with resonance, 3-band EQ for each track
  • Polyphony: 160 Voices, 160 Oscillators
  • Keyboard tracks: 3 Insert Effect, 3 Master Effects
  • Style/Song: 10 Insert Effects; 3 Master Effects
  • Final mastering effects: Waves/MaxxAudio Suite
  • Mic Setup: Compressor, EQ, Gate
  • Shift Audio mic processor technology: Four-part Harmonizer, Doubler, Filter, Modulation, Delay, Reverb, AutoPitch
  • Guitar processor: Guitar rack (4 effect-slots) with stompbox and amp simulation
  • Sounds/drum kits: Five multilayer stereo acoustic pianos with damper/body resonance, GM/XG sound sets, more than 130 drum kits including ambient drums and round robin-based drum kits
  • Drum factory: More than 2,200 factory sounds
  • User area: 768 Sounds, 384 drum kits
  • Digital drawbars: 9 Footages, Percussion, Key On/Off, Leakage, Vibrato/Chorus, Rotary Speaker with Amp Simulator
  • Features: Defined Nuance Control (DNC) technology 
  • Editing: Quick and full sound editing, drum family and full drum kit editing
  • User PCM Sample memory: 4GB of data, equivalent to 8GB linear when compressed
  • Formats: Loads KORG, WAV, AIFF and SoundFont formats, saves KORG, WAV and AIFF formats
  • Sampling: Full edit, time slice and sampling features
  • Keyboard sets: More than 500 Factory Keyboard Sets, freely programmable, combines four Keyboard Sounds, plus Effects and settings
  • Accessibility: Library accessible from front-panel buttons
  • Special keyboard set: My Setting
  • Players: Patented XDS Crossfade Dual Player with X-Fader Balance control, crossfading between Songs and/or Styles
  • Factory styles: More than 600 Factory Styles, freely programmable, 8 Style Tracks, 4 Keyboard Sets and 4 Pads per Style
  • Features: Programmable Sounds, Effects and Style parameters
  • Guitar Mode 2, Parallel and Fixed NTT (Note Transposition Table)
  • Style Record and Event Edit
  • Style Elements: 3 Intros, 4 Variations, 4 Fills, 1 Break, 3 Endings
  • Style Controls: Play/Stop, Synchro Start, Synchro Stop, Tap Tempo/Reset, Auto Fill, Memory, Bass Inversion, Manual Bass, Bass & Lower Backing, Drum & Bass, Individual Style Tracks Mute, Style to Keyboard Set Set
  • Chord Sequencer
  • Factory: More than 200 Chord Sequences
  • Chord Sequence Recorder/Player
  • Chord Sequences can be saved to Style and SongBook Entries
  • Songs
  • Patented XDS Crossfade Dual Player with X-Fader Balance control
  • Supported formats: MID, KAR, MP3 + Lyrics, MP3+G
  • Lyrics, Score, and Chord data can be displayed on screen, or on external video monitor 
  • Markers with Add, Delete, Edit, Loop and AutoScroll functions
  • Jukebox function 
  • Full-featured, 16-track Sequencer, Song Edit
  • MP3 Player/Recorder
  • Double MP3 Player and MP3 Recorder
  • Records MP3 files, including Styles, MIDI Songs, MP3 Songs, Keyboard Sounds, Pads, Matrix, Microphone, Guitar, Effects 
  • Transpose (+6/-5 semitones), Tempo Change (±30%)
  • Vocal Remover
  • SongBook
  • Fully programmable music database based on Styles, MIDI Songs (MID and KAR files), MP3 Songs with Artist and Genre tags
  • Filtering and sorting options
  • User definable Set Lists
  • Compatibility
  • Legacy Pa-Series models: Styles, Keyboard Sets (Performances), Sounds (Programs), Songs, Pads
  • Pads
  • Factory: More than 400 Pads
  • Four Assignable Pads + Stop Buttons
  • Pad Record function
  • Control Section
  • 9 Assignable Sliders, 9 Assignable Buttons, Strip Display; 4 Preset + 1 User settings
  • Matrix Section
  • 16 Matrix Pads, 4 Preset buttons
  • Style/Song Controls
  • Play/Stop, Go To Start, Style Select, Song Select, Xfader, Tempo +/-, Tempo Lock, Tap Tempo/Reset, Synchro Start, Synchro Stop, Fade In/Out, Chord Scan (Lower, Upper), Chord Sequence, Memory, AutoFill
  • General Controls
  • Master Volume, Octave Transpose, Master Transpose, Dial, Up/+, Down/-, Joystick (Pitch + Modulation), Ribbon, 3 Assignable Switches, Search, Shift, Keyboard Sounds On/Off, Split, Ensemble, Rec/Edit, Menu, Exit
  • Scale Controls
  • On-screen Quarter Tone and Arabic Scale, memorized in the Keyboard Sets; Presets assignable to any button or footswitch
  • Control Inputs
  • Damper Pedal; supports half-pedaling with the optional KORG DS-1H pedal
  • 2 Assignable Pedal/Footswitch
  • Audio Inputs
  • Mic: Mono with Gain control and Phantom Power (Combo XLR, balanced)
  • Guitar: Mono with Gain control (1/4" jack, unbalanced)
  • Line 1: Left/Right (1/4" jacks, balanced)
  • Line 2: Stereo (1/8" mini-jack, unbalanced)
  • Audio Outputs
  • Line: Main Left/Right, Separate Outs 1/2/3/4 (1/4" jacks, balanced)
  • Headphones (1/4" jack)
  • Video Output
  • HDMI connector
  • MIDI: IN, OUT, THRU standard MIDI connectors
  • USB to MIDI, through the USB Device port
  • 16 User-definable MIDI Presets
  • USB Type A (Host 3.0, for storage devices and controllers): 1 front, 2 rear  
  • USB Type B (Device 2.0, for personal computers and tablets): 1 rear
  • Internal drive: 1GB
  • Micro SD Card (not included): Rear-panel slot with plastic cover 
  • USB Flash drive (not included): Can be connected to the USB Host ports
  • Display: 8" Wide capacitive color TouchView TFT display, 800 x 600 resolution
  • Clock: Internal system clock
  • Power consumption: 100-240 Volts, 50/60Hz, < 0.2W in standby/20W normal/45W with PaAS installed
  • Pa5X-61 dimensions (WxDxH): 40.20" x 14.73" x 4.99"
  • PaAS (optional) dimensions (WxDxH): 38.58" x 7.08" x 5.51"
  • Pa5X-61 weight: 33.29 lb.
  • PaAS (optional) weight: 12.56 lb.
  • Accessories: AC Power Cable, Music Stand, Quick Guide manual