In my opinion, that’s enough ground-breaking features in one unit to qualify it as one generation ahead of anything Emu, Yamaha, Roland or Kurzweil offers. So after owning an S for 7 months, what don’t I like? Finally, digital filters that match and I dare say beat EMU. Also, keep the gear away from your friend with the Billy Ray Cyrus mullet driving the Camaro. Up for your consideration is a set of rack ears for an Akai S
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Number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date. Up for your consideration is a power switch for an Akai S or S But old electronics; sold as-is. Comes with 6 ft extension cale for lcd.
It has been tested and works great. Both models feature a voice system, and both are upgradable to voices U. Or having to mount it at eye level? With a few exceptions: This page was last updated: I have 2 for sale.
Floppy Drive for the Akai s and s Akai S sampler in excellent condition. I assume ISO has similar results.
Manual Click this link to download the owner’s manual from Akai. Comments About the Sounds: Also, you’ve qkai heard amazing until you’ve played an 80mb stereo string orchestra patch.
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S600, realistically you’re looked at a minimum of an 18 month wait before everyone else catches up and implements all of the ideas presented here. The S has flash rom, so upgrading the OS is as simple as downloading it from their website onto a floppy and putting that floppy in your sampler, where it’s permanently written into flash rom. Removable front panel comes to mind. Working perfectly when pulled from service last week.
Since then the major problems have been ironed out. Non-propriatary disk and file formats, huge numbers of voices, memory and hardware resources. This is pretty typical of the few bugs s60000 in the OS, nothing critical, but just the odd oversight. Cratedigger’s Forum S discussion forum and more.
Even more types than the E4X. According to the blurb Akai and VSE blurbit’s possible to swap out It has been fully tested and works great. Does anyone enjoy having to do a contortion act to program their sampler? The rest of the features and specs are in-line with alai leading manufacturers too.
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We know what it is like to rely on our gear and how hard we have to work for the money Also the S is a 4U rack, where as the S is 3U. Also, keep the gear away from your friend with the Billy Ray Cyrus mullet driving the Camaro.
We know what it is like to rely on our gear an The S was a rehash of the S series technology, just as the E4 ultra is a rehash of the E4x turbo. Finally, digital filters that match and I dare say beat EMU.
Akai do plan to update MESA to handle the new samplers later this year, btw.