Roland JD-Xi

Crossover Synthesizer

  • Analog and digital synths plus drums in one keyboard
  • Keyboard with 37 velocity sensitive mini-keys
  • 1 Analog synth section for authentic lead tones and bass
  • 2 Digital synth sections with SuperNATURAL synth tones and a polyphony of 128 voices
  • Drum section with PCM kit
  • 4-Track pattern sequencer
  • Incl. gooseneck microphone for use with the Vocoder and AutoPitch
  • 4 Simultaneous effects sections: Effectt 1 & 2, Delay and Reverb
  • Built-in arpeggiator
  • LCD Display
  • Pitch Bend and modulation wheel
  • Many parameters directly accessible
  • Contents of the delivery: Power supply and gooseneck microphone
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 575 x 245 x 85 mm
  • Weight: 2.2 kg

Connectors:

  • Headphone jack: 6.3 mm Stereo jack
  • Output jack (L/MONO, R): 6.3 mm Stereo jack
  • Input jack(LINE(MONO) / Guitar Input): 6.3 mm jack
  • MIDI connectors (IN, OUT)
  • USB COMPUTER Port (USB Hi-Speed AUDIO/MIDI; Use a USB cable and a computer with a USB port that supports Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0))
  • DC IN Jack
  • MIC Input jack: XLR, unbalanced
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Further information

Number Of Keys 37
Touch-Sensitive Yes
Aftertouch No
Split Zones Yes
Modulation Wheel Yes
Amount of simultaneous tones 129
Sound Engine Analog, Synthese
Storage Medium Internal
USB-port Yes
Effects Multieffect processor
Arpeggiator Yes
Number of Analog Outputs 2
Digital Output No
Display Yes

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Perfect except the lack of SuperNatural acoustic tones

17.01.2017
I bought this in hopes that along with the analog part, which sounds awesome by the way, I will benefit from some nice SuperNatural acoustic instruments such as woodwinds, trumpets, more pianos, guitars. To my dissapointment most of the SuperNatural tones are synth emulations. It only has about 2 FM type pianos, 1 or 2 electric pianos, only one grand piano, 2 guitars. No woodwinds, ethnic instruments or more FM type sounds. As for the ones that are present, they just don't sound that good. You're better off going for a Yamaha MX or some old Roland rompler. The sad conclusion on my part is that the JD-Xi is a Dance Music oriented synthesizer, with a lot of EDM style patches and waveforms, a lot of Analogue emulations.

I have to give it props for the analogue part, which sounds
way expected (the filter is very smooth, the OSCs have a really pleasant sound) and for the Drum Part which is jam packed with acoustic drums, vintage drum machine drums, hits and FX which do sound good. The sequencer is also a big plus but I didn't really buy the JD-Xi for sequencing. Some people say it's a good sketchpad. I wanted it to be more than that.
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Small but powerful

14.12.2015
This is a small synth but very powerful. I think it's great for getting inspiration, great to have fun playing some jams and getting new ideas and great for composing and create music on a computer based studio. The usb interface sends audio and midi to a computer and receives midi information. It works perfectly on a DAW like Ableton Live where it's possible to record audio or make midi clips and a whole track.

In short, JD-XI has great features, digital and analog engines, good effects, nice drums and a very good sound quality. The mini keyboard keys are not a problem because they are very nice to play.

The only downside is the need to scroll through menus to find some hidden features but you can live well with it.
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