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Kenton USB-Solo
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Kenton USB-Solo

By: Kenton


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Product Description

High specification single synth USB MIDI to CV converter

However, the USB SOLO is much more than just a USB MIDI to CV converter as it incorporates a built in LFO as well as portamento and many other functions.

• Designed to control all types of mono-synth
• Super-fast response time
• Famous Kenton build quality
• Rugged brushed aluminium case
• CV and Aux1 outputs use high specification 16 bit D/A converters for rock-steady pitches
• Gate / S-trig output configurable output to match virtually any synth
• Aux2 & Aux3 outputs are on-off only (zero or 5V)
• Dedicated DIN socket output for Sync24
• CV/Gate/Aux1,2,3 outputs on 3.5mm jack sockets (3.5mm to 1/4" cables are available in our cables section)
• Any MIDI channel can be selected
• Switchable for V/oct & Hz/V & 1.2V/oct scaling systems
• Fine tune & scale are software controllable
• Transpose (coarse tune) - up & down 12 semitones
• Adjustable pitchbend range
• Programmable Gate V-trig (up to 15v) or S-trig (with or without pull-up)
• Multiple and single trigger modes - adjustable re-trigger time
• Note priority selection - newest / lowest / highest
• Old notes are remembered to facilitate trill effects and increase playability
• Portamento - fixed rate or fixed time modes
• Auto Portamento mode selectable (where legato playing turns on Portamento)
• Portamento Controller is selectable
• Programmable Auxilary outputs controllable by any MIDI controller
• Programmable LFO - 9 wave shapes inc. random
• LFO can modulate pitch &/or AUX output
• Separate Controllers for LFO to CV and LFO to AUX
• LFO can be synchronised to MIDI clock
• LFO sync point can be selected
• Key-on can reset LFO
• Aux3 output can output clock - Aux2 can output stop-start
• Clock output can select from 1 to 12, 24, or 48 clocks per quarter note
• All parameters are controllable in real-time by SysEx
• Set-ups are stored in non-volatile memory for easy recall
• 40 memory locations for store / load
• MIDI monitor mode - for easy MIDI troubleshooting
• USB powered

Improvements over Pro-Solo mkII
• USB connection - faster data transfer
• Has 40 memories which can be stored and recalled
• Setups pre-loaded for popular synths
• Dedicated DIN Sync-24 output
• Aux 2 & 3 on 3.5mm jacks
• Variable gate-off time for re-trigger (multiple trigger)
• LFO start point can now be selected for Sample & Hold too
• Aux 2 & 3 have adjustable threshold
• Program changes can be used to recall memories

Physical Specifications
• 130 x 97 x 40 mm
• 450g

• MIDI: In & Out (via USB)
• Analog Outputs: CV on 3.5mm mono jack (V/oct or Hz/V or 1.2V/oct) Gate on 3.5mm mono jack (Gate or S-trig – with or without pullups) Aux1 on 3.5mm mono jack (CV and Aux 1 use 16bit DAC for rock steady pitches) Digital Outputs Aux2 & Aux3 on 3.5mm mono jacks (off=0 volts on=+5 volts) Sync 24 on 5 pin 180 degree DIN socket USB Connector Type B socket – USB A to B cable supplied 1.8 metre
• Power: Power is supplied by the USB host device via the USB cable

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