Korg - Volca Keys
Korg Volca Keys Analog Synthesizer
Combining the sonic power of true analogue synthesis with intuitive user controls, the volca Keys delivers immense versatility in sound creation and loop making. volca Keys is a lead synthesizer offering three note true analogue synthesis.
It's equipped with a 16-step sequencer as well as Ring Modulation and Delay effects for far out sonic possibilities. There's also a MIDI Input for note entry, plus external sync and control from your DAW. Battery operation and built-in speakers mean that you can conveniently play anywhere and anytime.
Sync In and Out allows clock sync of multiple instruments from the volca Series as well as Korg's Monotribe.
Voicing function lets anyone create sounds easily
The Voicing function makes it easy to specify how the three oscillators will be combined. Simply turn the knob to choose one of six combinations: Poly, Unison, Octave, Fifth, Unison Ring, or Poly Ring.
Use the Motion Sequence function to craft your loops
The Motion Sequence function lets you record knob movements, letting you apply time-varying changes to your sound that will enhance your loops and add originality to your live performances.
SYNC jack and MIDI IN connector
By using the sync jack you can enjoy synchronized playback with multiple volcas or with a monotribe. You can also use the 'SyncKontrol' iPhone app to wirelessly control tap tempo, swing settings, and synchronized playback with iOS music apps via WIST.
Simple three-voice polyphonic analog synthesizer
With its structure of 3VCO, 1VCF, 1VCA, 1LFO, and 1EG, the volca keys has a recognizable, versatile structure. The ability to generate diverse and powerful sounds with just a few carefully selected parameters is a distinctive characteristic of analog synthesizers.
Korg Volca Keys
Volca keys is a 27-key analog lead synth that generates unbelievably powerful sound from its compact body. Starting with a filter section that uses the circuitry of the legendary miniKORG700S (1974), it delivers astonishing sound that takes full advantage of Korg's half-century of know-how in circuit design.
- Multi touch Keyboard
- Analog synthesis
- Maximum Polyphony
- 3VCO, 1VCF, 1VCA, 1LFO, 1EG
- Octave, Ring Modulation, Detune, Portamento, EG Int.
- VCO Wave
- Sawtooth, Square
- Cutoff, Peak, EG Int
- VCF Type
- Low Pass Filter, 12 db/oct
- Rate, Pitch Int, Cutoff Int, Wave (Sawtooth, Triangle, Square)
- Attack, Decay/Release, Sustain
- Time, Feedback, Temp Sync
- Number of parts
- Number of Steps
- Number of Recording Patterns
- Audio Output
- Headphones (3.5mm stereo mini jack)
- Sync In (3.5mm monaural mini jack, Maximum input level: 20V)
Sync Out (3.5mm monaural mini jack, Maximum Output level: 5V)
- Battery Life
- Approximately 10 hours (using alkaline batteries)
- Power supply
- AA alkaline battery ×6
AA nickel-metal hydride battery ×6
AC adapter “KA-350” (optional)
- AA alkaline battery ×6 (for verifying operation)
- AC adapter (KA-350)
(W x D x H)
- 193 × 115 ×46 mm / 7.61 x 4.54 x 1.81 inches
- 377 g / 0.83 lbs (Excluding batteries)