37-note keyboard is full-size, however, so performers can play naturally and comfortably. The synth can be powered via AC or by eight, rechargeable, Ni-MH, AA batteries for the ultimate in portable convenience. A battery-life indicator on the front panel ensures that you won't lose power unexpectedly. When used in conjunction with a battery-powered amp such as Roland's CUBE Street, MOBILE CUBE, BA330 or KC110, the GAIA SH01 can be played and heard anywhere!
Roland's GAIA SH01 is a high-performance and affordable synth with old-school charm. The Gaia SH01's triple-stacked engine offers the player potent virtual analog synthesis at their fingertips. The control panel of Roland GAIA SH01 is so fun and intuitive to provide beginners with the great feel of a vintage analog synth featuring sounds that will keep them coming back for more.
Hands-on control panel
Lightweight, compact body
37 full-size keys
Runs on AC or battery power
D Beam, arpeggiator, and phrase recorder onboard
USB ports for saving user patches to USB flash drives, and for audio/MIDI connection to computers
3 virtual analog engines onboard, each with a dedicated oscillator, a filter, an amplifier, an envelope, and an LFO
Layer up to 5 simultaneous effects, including distortion, flanger, delay, reverb, low boost, and more
Number of Keys: 37
Type of Keys: Semi-weighted
Other Controllers: Pitchbend, Mod Wheel, D Beam
Polyphony: 64 Notes
Number of Presets: 64
Expansion: No Expansion
Number of Effects: 9
Effects: Types Reverb, Delay, Flanger, Distortion
Audio Playback: USB Thumb Drive
MIDI Sequencer: No Sequencer
USB: 1 x MIDI, 1 x Audio Playback/Saving Patches, etc.
Number of Audio Inputs: 0
Audio Input Types: No Audio Inputs
Number of Audio Outputs: 3
Audio Output Type:s 2 x TS, 1 x TRS (Headphone)
Number of Digital Inputs: 0
Digital Input Types: No Digital Inputs
Number of Digital Outputs: 0
Digital Output Types: No Digital Outputs
MIDI I/O: In, Out, and USB
Pedal Inputs: 1 x Pedal
Dimensions (WxHxD): 27.19 x 3.94 x 12.5"
Weight 9.31 lbs.