Roland Fantom-8 workstation keyboard features 88 PHA-50 keynotes, ZEN-Core and V-Piano engines, 3500 tones, 16-track sequencer, 16-pad sampler. Roland Fantom-8 is the epitome of a state-of-the-art digital keyboard that features all of the high-end technology that a workstation synthesizer keyboard could have.
Ever since the Fantom series was first released in 2001, the professional keyboard has always been the leading in the workstation synthesizer keyboard technology, now the latest Roland Fantom-8 brings the high-end to a new level.
Powered by four premium sound generators that are considered the best in their class, the Fantom-8 is the perfect creative hub for every aspiring musician and producer to start making music with over 3500 tones and 90 drum kits. Starting from the iconic Roland’s ZEN CORE Synthesis System sound engine where you will get to play and customize with an incredible array of premium tones from analog modeling synths to crystal-clear instrument sounds. While for the pianist-type player, you will love the V-Piano Technology and the SuperNATURAL Acoustic sound engines because they are the mastermind of Fantom-8’s premium acoustic and electric piano tones. With the help of the ZEN CORE system, you can craft your own piano sound. For a seasoned rock & blues player, the VTW (Virtual Tone Wheel) Organ will be your favorite tone generator which is an upgraded version of the renowned Roland VK organ. While customizing your own Organ tone, you will get to play with many tone wheel types with adjustable percussion. Not to mention that the sound engine can be expanded with additional patches by Roland.
When you have these powerful sound engines, obviously, you need an amazing type of keyboard to support your playing experience. That’s why the team at Roland decided to include the PHA-50 keyboard; arguably the best type of keyboard to mimic the acoustic piano playing experience in the world right now; with a Hybrid Structure of Wood and Plastic including aftertouch. Fully compatible with the maximum polyphony of 256 notes to unlimited.
Fantom-8 is all about workstations and music-making production. With its 16-track sequencer, you can easily do a real-time recording or pattern recording and the touchscreen piano-roll editing will help you to navigate easily between each track, sound, process, and more. To understand more about the Fantom-8 real-time recording, please check out the video below.
Roland Fantom-8 Features
16-zone (internal + external) tone generator parts workstation keyboard
88-key PHA-50 hammer-action keyboard with Escapement and Ebony/Ivory Feel.
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