Korg Volca Sample 2 is a new generation model with more memory, features and connectivity to take your beatmaking further than ever before. Volca Sample is the compact and powerful sample-based drum machine that has captured the attention and creativity of thousands of players. Volca Sample 2 retains all of the features that made the original so popular and adds increased sample memory, a micro-USB port for better connectivity, increased sample memory and additional functions for an improved workflow.
USB for faster sample management and better connectivity
The micro-USB port added to Volca Sample 2 allows you to connect it to your computer for both MIDI automation and sample management. It allows you to easily control, sync and play your Volca Sample 2 from your any DAW. Plus, individual MIDI channels can now be assigned to different parts, making it easier to perform when using an external device such as a sequencer or keyboard.
Easier sample and pattern management with your computer
With Volca Sample 2's dedicated librarian software utilizing the USB port as well, managing and sending your samples and patterns back and forth is now an instantaneous and pain-free process. You can also use Korg's free AudioPocket iOS app to record new samples on the fly and transfer them to Volca Sample 2.
More memory, pattern locations, samples and bonus packs
Volca Sample 2 has 200 sample memory slots, double the number its predecessor had. 50 of those are empty and ready to be loaded with pre-made sample libraries or your own original ones. Pattern storage locations have also have been increased from 10 to 16.
Added features take your beats further
These handy functions have been will help in your music making process:
- Pattern chain with two different step jump modes
- Start delay function: go 'off the grid' by slightly delaying the start of any part to achieve different kinds of swing and off-kilter grooves.
Portable and performance-ready
Volca Sample 2 boasts an advanced sample playback engine replete with eight-voice polyphony, digital reverb and a rich double filter. Absolutely hands-on with plenty of knobs for sample manipulation, it can run on six AA batteries and has an integrated speaker, perfect for standalone use. Furthermore, with its sync in/out and MIDI in connections, Volca Sample 2 can integrates seamlessly with your live rig, production studio and, of course, any other Volca!
|MPN||Volca Sample 2|
|Built In Speakers||Yes|
|Included From Manufacturer||
1/8" instrument cable
(6) AA batteries
|Midi||In and USB|
|Control Connections|| 1/8" sync input
1/8" sync output
|Onboard Controllers||Multi-touch keyboard|
|Effects|| Analog isolator dual filter
|Audio Outputs||1/8" stereo headphone/main output|
|Multitimbral Capability||8 parts|
|Product Weight||0.82 lbs. (excluding batteries)|
|Programs/Presets|| 200 sample storage locations
16 pattern storage locations
|Sequencer|| 8 parts
16 stored patterns
|Speakers||Built-in mini speaker|
|USB Port (to Host)||MIDI;File Transfer;Editor/Librarian/Patch Manager|
|Voices of Polyphony||8|
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