Great keybed with aftertouch! However, there’s much more space on top of the Xboard 49, so it could have been made much wider. They’re solidly built, and play with an action that’s on the heavier side of the semi-weighted spectrum. E-MU Xboard 49 Keyboard 6 product ratings 4. The Xboard driver is easy to install, as is the Xboard Control editing software that’s included.
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These are edited using the function buttons, with the slider acting as a data entry control. The Xboard 49 has a great set of keys s49 some genuinely useful features.
The 16 memory locations can be used to store keyboard setups. This is particularly useful when you want to x4 loops in a performance environment.
A cramped control panel doesn’t. It is a very basic MIDI controller that is unique because it lives between two worlds. Styled in metallic silver and featuring a blue LED display and rubber controllers, this key keyboard is light and of reasonably sturdy build. Also love that it does not have a drum pads on it. However, E-MU – who are renowned for their expertise in many other areas of music technology – were undeterred and waded in with x4 Xboard E-MU Xboard 49 Keyboard 6 product ratings 4.
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It is affordable yet it has the essential characteristics 5 pin din, aftertouch, non USB power options that modern budget MIDI controllers lack. This appears to be a case of one-size-fits-all engineering: This truly is the perfect controller for modular synth setup.
This enables you to set up a range of keys to operate as triggers – they play continually until they’re pressed a second time. They’re solidly built, and play with an action that’s on the heavier side of the semi-weighted spectrum.
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Sixteen rotary controls sit on the top, along with a single slider and several push buttons. You may also like. Can be battery powered. They offer a good compromise for those people d49 want some of the weight of a piano but the speed of a synth.
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E-MU Xboard 49 Keyboard
z49 Nicely weighted keys and 16 rotaries work in the Xboard’s favour. Yamaha Electronic Keyboards with 49 Keys. About this product Product Identifiers Brand. The keys feel good to play even if not semi weighted.
Classic wheels x499 very playable keybed with aftertouch: The 49 velocity-sensitive keys feature aftertouch and are more uniformly mounted than you might expect on a keyboard this reasonably priced. However, they’re too close together.
Cons Rotary controls are cramped. On-keyboard editing is handled by 12 momentary buttons. The Xboard driver is easy to install, as is the Xboard Control editing software that’s included. Great controller of a bygone era It is a very basic MIDI controller that is unique because it lives between two worlds.
More items related to this product. Yamaha YPG Keyboard The 16 rotary controls have a good feel to them – they’re pleasantly tactile and operate smoothly.
It feels like E-MU cut a couple of corners with this one in order to keep the price down, but the Xboard is a respectable, well-featured controller keyboard 4×9.