E-80

Legacy Product

E-80: Legacy Product

Breathe New Life Into Your Music

Features

Suggested Selling Price: $6,999

For ease of use, the E-80 incorporates a multitude of buttons and sliders on its control panel. The acclaimed Guitar Mode is built into the E-80, and has a dedicated Guitar Mode button. Moreover, a full-color touchscreen is included for quick and simple operations.

  • Wide variety of sounds
  • Breathtaking musical content
  • Attractive cosmetic design
  • Powerful onboard speaker system
  • Vocal Harmonist built-in
  • User interface that makes you feel at home

Wide Variety of Sounds
A first-class selection of sounds has been “captured live” at the highest fidelity for the E-80. Enjoy a guitarist’s fingers sliding on the strings of an electric guitar, the natural breath of a flutist, a gorgeous 88-key split stereo-sampled piano and newly sampled drum kits (Rock, Pop and Folk) with natural resonance.

Breathtaking Musical Content
The E-80 features 350 Styles created by a professional team of international programmers who captured their local musical preferences. All of these Styles sound incredibly “live,” and are expertly mixed and mastered. Individual EQ for each tone and drum instrument is provided, plus three dedicated multi-effects for each Style/Song.

Attractive Cosmetic Design
The outstanding new cosmetic design of the E-80 music workstation comes from a top Italian design studio. Truly, the E-80 is a treat for the eyes and the ears.

Powerful Onboard Speaker System
Thanks to its powerful 4-speaker, bi-amped sound system, complete with a Bass Reflex System and a Digital Bass Enhancers, the E-80 delivers incredible, high-impact sound.

User-Friendly Interface
For ease of use, the E-80 incorporates a multitude of switches, buttons, and sliders on its control panel. The acclaimed Guitar Mode is now available together with dedicated Guitar Mode button. Moreover, a full-color touchscreen is included for quick and simple operations.

Vocal Harmonist built-in
The E-80’s Vocal Harmonist has over 80 different settings plus additional effects and features, including Voice-FX, Auto Pitch, Singer, Vocoder, Small/Ensemble, and Talk.

2 x Expansion Slots
The E-80 provides two SRX expansion slots, allowing users to expand and customize the internal soundset. Roland’s SRX and SR-G01 expansion board series offers a wide selection of the highest quality sounds produced in the world’s top professional studios.

Text and Image Viewer
The E-80 is able to import and show not only text files (.TXT), but also image files (.BMP). By connecting an external monitor to your E-80, you can easily display text, lyrics or photos, and even put on slideshows making your party more enjoyable!

Dual Mastering Tools
For detailed sound control, the E-80 provides separated mastering tools (Parametric EQ, Multi-Band Compressor) for the Arranger and Solo part.

Audio & Video

Audio

Video

Specs

Keyboard
61 keys velocity sensitive with aftertouch
Sound Source
Max polyphony
128
Tones
1100 panel tones, 54 Drums kits, dedicated EQ for each Oscillator (on Realtime/Style/Song parts) and for each drum instrument on Styles and Songs
SRX Expansion Board slots
2 (for SRX series and SR-G01)
Multitimbral parts
32
Realtime Effect Processors
REVERB section: 12 Reverb; CHORUS section: 6 Chorus;MFX section: 84 Multi-FX;MASTERING TOOL section: Parametric EQ, Multi-Band Compressor;HARMONIC BAR section: Rotary, Vibrato and Overdrive; EXTERNAL AUDIO INPUT: 84 effects; MIC INPUT section: Noise Gate, Compressor, 9 Reverb, 9 Delay;VOCAL HARMONIST section: 9 Reverb, 9 Delay, 9 Chorus
Style/Song Effect Processors
REVERB section: 8 Reverb; CHORUS section: 8 Chorus; 3 x MFX section: 84 Multi-FX; MASTERING TOOL section: Parametric EQ, Multi-Band Compressor
Compatibility
GM2/ GS/ XG Lite
Styles
Preset styles
more than 350 styles on 12 families
Style Variations
4 Main / 4 Intro / 4 Ending / 6 Fill In / Break Mute on ASSIGN SW
Sync Start / Sync Stop
Yes
User Style Composer
8 Tracks with Micro editing / Piano Roll editing / Guitar Mode Programming / SRX tones selection
Direct Media Link
Yes
One Touch Setting
4 for each Style with customization
Cover
For Songs and Styles, 30 ALL, 18 Drum, 24 Bass
Makeup Tools easy editing
For Songs and Styles with SRX/SR-G01 tones selection;Makeup Tools Freeze Data function;Independent 3-band EQ (with Q) management for each instrument (including each drum instrument);3 dedicated MFX for each Style/Song.
Panel Controls
Multi-function sliders
9
Rotary Encoder with push switch
Yes
Cursor
Inc, Dec, Up, Down, Right, Left
Pitch Bender and Modulation
Yes
D Beam
Yes, (4 modes)
Knobs
3 dedicated knobs for:Master VolumeKeyboard / Accomp balanceExternal Source Volume
Keyboard Part / Part Assign Switches
Upper1, Upper2, Upper3, Lower1, Lower2, Manual Bass
Display
Color Touchscreen with selectable beep
Player / Recorder
Mark / Jump
Yes, 4 locations for each Song
Sequencer
16-Track Sequencer, with Micro Event List / Piano Roll editing, Vocal Harmonist control track, Guitar Mode programming, SRX Tones selection, SMF to Style Converter
DigiScore
Yes
Lyrics Display
Yes, with automatic Chord Extractor and Text Import/Export possibility
Viewer
Yes, for .txt and .bmp files
Harmonic Bar
Virtual ToneWheel technology9 bars: 16’, 5-1/3’, 8’, 4’, 2-2/3’, 2’, 1-3/5’, 1-1/3’, 1’ for Upper1 / Lower1;2 bars: 16’, 8’ for Manual bass.
Percussion
On, Off, 2-2/3’, 4’, Slow, Fast
Leakage level
Min - Max
Harmonic Bar effects
Rotary, Vibrato, Overdrive
Registrations
8 sets
Vocal Harmonist
Mode
4 Modes: Talk, Voice-FX, Auto Pitch, Singer
Programmable Harmony
3 Types: 30 Small, 30 Ensemble, 24 Vocoder
Control possibility
Realtime, on 16-Track Sequencer, via MIDI IN
Music Assistant / User Program registrations
Music Assistant
unlimited number (approx. 580 as preloaded factory data), programmable
User Program
unlimited number, 144 User Program links on each set
Data Storage
FDD
3.5” 2HD/2DD
Internal SSD (Solid State Disk)
62,4MB (approx. 35,3MB as preloaded factory data)
PC Card Slot
1 PCMCIA slot for: Microdrive (1.0-inch hard disk drive)*,Compact Flash*, Memory Stick*,SmartMedia**using Card adaptor*the E-80 system manages up to 4 GBytes of the above storage Media
Type of files managed
Style, Song (.mid /.kar files), User Program, User Program set, MIDI Set, Play List, File.txt, File.bmp
Other functions
Guitar Mode
Yes, for Acoustic and Electric Guitars, with Stereo Doubling function
Finder
Song, Style, User Program
Easy Setting
Arranger, Organ, Guitar, Piano
Chord Alteration System
Adaptive Chord Voicing
Melody Intelligent
Yes, 18 Types, Melody Intelligent 2nd Tone customization
New dynamic Split function
Yes, two modes
Tap Tempo
Yes
Transpose with Singer Key Adapter
Yes, -6 ~ +5
Song Chord Extractor
Yes
Fade IN/OUT
Yes, programmable
Assignable SW
Yes, 2 programmable with Break Mute selection
V-LINK
Yes
Updating system
Yes, on Flash
Connectors
USB / MIDI
1 USB socket for File transferMIDI IN, OUT, THRU sockets
Audio Output / Audio Input
Audio Output: Main (L/mono, R), Metronome Output; Audio Input: External Audio Input (L, R), Vocal Harmonist Input (XLR / TRS, Phone balanced / unbalanced)
Jacks
1 x Hold Pedal, 1 x Assignable Switch, 1 x Expression Pedal, 1 x FC-7 Control Pedal
Video Output
Yes, for Lyrics and Chords (2 types),Text and BMP files viewer
Phones
2
Internal Amplification
Speakers: 2 x 13 cm (woofer), 2 x 6,6 cm (tweeter)Rated Power Output: 2 x 35 W, 2 x 12 W (with Bass Reflex system)Dedicated speaker off switch: yes
Others
Owner’s Manual, Power Cord, Music Rest, bundled CD-ROM (it contains E-80 backup data image, USB-MIDI driver (for Mac/PC), DATABASE MANAGER software)
Size and Weight
Width
1,176 mm
46-5/16 inches
Depth
489 mm
19-1/4 inches
Height
198 mm
7-13/16 inches
Weight
22.5 kg
49 lbs. 10 oz.
*The specifications are subject to change without notice.

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