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Roland Fantom FA-76

The FA-76 is the first synthesizer to bear the Fantom name and it has the same sound set as the Roland XV-5080. It was followed by the Fantom-S, Fantom-X, and Fantom-G series. It is a ROM-based synthesizer and lacks the sampling capabilities of the models that followed.

The 3.5" floppy drive can store up to 99 songs with a total of 120,000 notes on a 1.44 MB 2HD floppy or 60,000 notes on a 720 kB 2DD floppy.

Other features include a D-beam controller, General MIDI Level 2 compatibility, and 24-bit digital outputs.

The Fantom can be expanded with one SR-JV80 expansion board and two SRX expansion boards.


Year Released: 2002

Keyboard: 76 keys with velocity and aftertouch

Polyphony: 64 notes

Multitimbral: 16 parts

Preset Patches: 896

User Patches: 128

Preset Performances: 64

User Performances: 64

Preset Drum Kits: 25

User Drum Kits: 16

ROM: 64MB (1083 waveforms)

Sequencer Memory: 120,000 notes

Sequencer Resolution: 480 PPQN

Effects: 90 built-in effect types.

Arpeggiator: 88 styles

Screen: 320 x 240 pixel backlit LCD

Outputs: 1/4" stereo pair plus two 1/4" individual outputs, coaxial and optical digital audio outputs

Power Consumption: 16 watts

Dimensions: 1268 mm x 400 mm x 115 mm

Weight: 14.8 kg

Additional Patches: 256 General MIDI 2, 29 rhythm sets.

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Roland Fantom Manual

Roland Fantom Quick Start

Roland Fantom Parameter List

Roland Fantom Question and Answer

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