128-Voice Synth Module

XV-5080: 128-Voice Synth Module


The XV-5080 is Roland's ultimate sound module, based on the best-sounding, most expressive and expandable new synthesizer/sample player architecture in Roland history. This flagship module offers 128 voices, true stereo waveforms per Tone, expressive Matrix Control, expandability via new 64MB* SRX- and popular SR-JV80-Series wave expansion boards, Roland/Akai sample library compatibility and a host of new studio-quality effects.

  • Roland's most powerful synthesizer/sample player in history
  • 128 voices; 32-part multitimbral operation
  • Over 1,200 factory patches
  • Load up to 128MB of Roland, Akai, .WAV and AIFF samples
  • 5 effects processors w/90 algorithms: 24-bit reverbs, COSM® modeling, remix, RSS 3D effects, and more
  • 8 24-bit analog outs w/ EQ; 2 S/PDIF outs; plus R-BUS 8-ch. digital out
  • 4 SRX expansion slots and 4 SR-JV80 expansion slots
  • New Matrix Modulation
  • Built in SCSI and Wordclock Input
  • SmartMedia patch and sample storage

    *When converted to 16-bit linear format.
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Max. Polyphony
Wave Memory
64MB (16-bit linear equivalent)
Expansion Slot
SR-JV80 Series: 4-slot, SRX Series: 4-slot, SIMM (72pin FP/EDO 64/32/16MB SIMM, Max. 128MB): 2-slot
Preset Memory
Patches: 1,152 (896 + 256 GM2 Patches), Performances: 64 (32 x 2 bank), Rhythm Sets: 23 (14 + 9 GM2 Rhythm Sets)
User Memory
Patches: 128, Performances: 64, Rhythm Sets: 4
External Storage
Device SmartMedia Card (2—128MB, 5/3.3 V): 1-slot
Multi Effects: 90 types (3 different MFX can be used simultaneously in Performance Mode), Reverb: 4 types, Chorus: 2 types, System EQ (2 Band) per output
320 x 80-dot Graphic Backlit LCD
A (MIX) Output (L/Mono, R), B, C, D (Output (L, R)), or Individual Output 1 to 8, R-BUS (Only for output), Digital Audio Output (S/PDIF 44.1/48kHz (COAXIAL 1, OPTICAL 1)), Word Clock In (BNC), SCSI (D-SUB 25-pin), Headphones, MIDI (In 1/2, Out, Thru (In1)), AC Inlet
Power Consumption
25W (AC 117/230/240 V)
Sound List
Wave Expansion Board (SRX Series, SR-JV80 Series), MIDI/SYNC cable (MSC-15/25/50)
Size and Weight
482 mm
19 inches
281 mm
11-1/16 inches
88 mm
3-1/2 inches
4.9 kg
10 lbs. 13 oz.
*The specifications are subject to change without notice.



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