The K1m is a tabletop module version of the Kawai K1 synthesizer. Unlike the K1r rack module, the K1m still has the joystick controller. The patch memory can be doubled with a DC8 memory card. A DC16 and DC32 can also be used. It uses a standard CR-2032 3V lithium battery for its memory.
It has a single card slot and can be expanded with a variety of expansion cards.
Year Released: 1988
Polyphony: 16 notes
Multitimbral: 8 parts
User Patches: 64
User Performances: 32
ROM: 256 8-bit PCM waveforms (204 additive waveforms, 52 acoustic samples)
Screen: 16x2 character backlit LCD
Power Consumption: 4 watts
Dimensions: 370 mm x 201 mm x 58 mm
Weight: 1.3 kg
This is a tabletop module.