Digital Studio Workstation

VS-840: Digital Studio Workstation


The VS-840 Digital Studio Workstation breaks the digital recording price/performance barrier with powerful recording, editing, mixing and effects processing in a compact and affordable tabletop workstation. Innovative features and acclaimed sound quality easily make it one of the best recording values on the market today.

  • Affordable, self-contained digital recording studio: fully digital recording/editing, 12-channel digital mixing, and onboard multi-effects processing
  • 64 "Virtual" tracks of digital recording; 8 tracks at mixdown
  • Onboard Stereo digital multi-effects processor includes Reverb, Delay, Chorus, COSM™ Guitar Preamp and Speaker Simulator and much more
  • New "EZ Routing" feature guides users step-by-step through basic operations like recording, mixing and bouncing tracks
  • Records all audio and mix information on low-cost, removable Zip100 disks—great for song collaboration
  • Non-destructive audio editing: copy, move, exchange, insert, cut, and erase
  • 999 levels of Undo for "no fear" recording and editing
  • Backlit LCD includes helpful new icons and operations graphics: routing diagrams, "knob-style" parameter adjustments, EQ, etc.
  • Dedicated Guitar Input
  • Note that this product is no longer in production. Similar capabilities can be found in the BOSS BR-1180/1180CD Digital Recording Studio.


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