Dave Smith Instruments Prophet 08 PE Synthesizer Keyboard
Dave Smith Instruments Prophet 08 PE Synthesizer KeyboardDetails
The Dave Smith Instruments Prophet '08 Keyboard synthesizer has eight voices featuring real analogue oscillators, Curtis low-pass filters and analogue VCAs. Many of the front panel rotary controls use potentiometers for "vintage-style" control, and the 100% analogue signal path offers a classic sound, but married to modern features.
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The Prophet '08 Keyboard can reproduce the familiar sounds of its legendary predecessors, but also boasts modern features like a greatly expanded modulation matrix and additional modulation sources, including three envelopes and four LFOs per voice. The broad array of knobs allows for direct, real-time editing and performance with control right at your fingertips.
Features on the Prophet '08 Keyboard include a gated 16 x 4 step sequencer, arpeggiator and split or stacked key modes with separate stereo outputs per layer. The five-octave keyboard is semi-weighted with velocity and aftertouch, and there is a spring-loaded pitch wheel and an assignable mod wheel.
"...it's quite possibly the best-sounding, most fun-to-play analog polysynth in the history of keyboards... Bravo!" - Keyboard
"It's small, it's light, it's powerful, it's flexible, it's playable and it's gorgeous." - Sound on Sound
"The Prophet 08 delivers a hands-on immediacy that makes it loads of fun to play." - Electronic Musician
- 5-octave keyboard with semi-weighted action, velocity, and aftertouch
- Spring-loaded pitch wheel and assignable mod wheel
- 256 fully editable Programs (2 banks of 128) with 2 Layers (2 separate sounds) in each Program
- 16 x 4 gated step sequencer
- 2 digitally controlled analogue oscillators (DCOs) per voice with selectable sawtooth, triangle, saw/triangle mix, pulse waves, and hard sync
- White noise generator
- 1 Analogue Curtis low-pass filter per voice, selectable 2- and 4-pole operation (self-resonating in 4-pole mode)
- 3 Envelope Generators: filter, VCA, and assignable (four-stage ADSR + delay); Envelope 3 can loop
- 4 LFOs
- Glide (portamento): separate rates per oscillator
- Analogue VCAs
- MIDI In, Out, Thru, and Poly Chain
- Main stereo audio output: 1/4" unbalanced
- Output B stereo audio output: 1/4" unbalanced
- Sustain pedal input: accepts normally on or normally off momentary footswitch
- Pedal/CV input: responds to expression pedals or control voltages ranging from 0 to 5 VDC (protected against higher or negative voltages)
- Headphone output: 1/4" stereo phone jack
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